Dabholkar murder: Ex-top cop slaps defamation notice on news magazine

Dabholkar murder: Ex-top cop slaps defamation notice on news magazine

...rik’ Thakur for performing a ‘planchette’ in his office chamber to solve the murder case. The newsmagazine article created a furore among rationalists with Dabholkar’s family members, son Hamid and daughter Mukta, demanding a probe into

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

New Delhi, June 22 ((Cnews)) A Delhi Police sub-inspector was suspended while three other policemen, including an inspector, were removed from active duty and sent to police lines for helping auto-thieves in committing their crime, police said

Former journalist’s widow found dead, servant held

Former journalist’s widow found dead, servant held

New Delhi, July 8 ((Crime News):) The 81-year-old widow of a former journalist with a reputed news agency was found burnt to death inside her flat here in the capital, police said Tuesday. The victim’s servant has

Child rights groups oppose Maneka’s statement, activists seek debate

Child rights groups oppose Maneka’s statement, activists seek debate

New Delhi, July 14 ((Crime News):) Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi’s stand that juveniles who commit rape should be tried as adults has evoked mixed reaction, with women’s and political leaders stressing widespread consultations but

Karnataka CM miffed over media queries on rape

Karnataka CM miffed over media queries on rape

Bangalore, July 22 ((Crime News):) Rattled by the non-stop media coverage of the spate of rapes in the city, a miffed Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah Tuesday asked reporters if they had no news other than ‘rape’ to

Police clueless in murder of Badrinath priest

Police clueless in murder of Badrinath priest

Dehradun, July 28 ((Crime News):) A day after the murder of a Badrinath shrine priest who was found dead in his residence late Saturday, the police remained clueless about the perpetrators. Prakash Bhatt, 50, working

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

London, July 4 ((Crime News):) Andy Coulson, ex-editor of the now defunct News of the World (NoW) newspaper, was sentenced to 18 months in jail Friday for conspiracy to hack phones, BBC reported. The 46-year-old,

TV official booked for sexually harassing colleague

TV official booked for sexually harassing colleague

Gurgaon, July 11 ((Crime News):) A programme head of a private news channel here has been booked for sexually harassing a colleague, police said Friday. Sandeep Mishra, programme head of private news channel Eyewitness here

Lucknow rape victim’s family questions autopsy report

Lucknow rape victim’s family questions autopsy report

Lucknow, July 22 ((Crime News):) The family of the woman who was murdered in Mohanlalganj last week, Tuesday questioned the post-mortem report which inferred “both her kidneys” were intact. The family said the victim had

Mexican posts murder confession on Facebook, held

Mexican posts murder confession on Facebook, held

Mexico City, July 22 ((Crime News):/EFE) A man was arrested in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon after he confessed to murdering his fiance’s mother in a Facebook post, officials said. Roberto Alejandro Santos,