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

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

Pune, July 21 ((Crime News):) Former Pune police commissioner Gulabrao Pol Monday sent defamation notice seeking Rs.100 crore (Rs.one billion) in damages from the editor and reporter of a English news magazine for alleging that he sought

Former journalist’s widow found dead, servant held

Former journalist’s widow found dead, servant held

...died in 2005, was staying on the first floor of her house, which she had gifted to her elder sister residing in the US. The second floor was gifted to her younger sister while the third

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

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

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

...lhi gang-rape victim, who died days after her brutal gang rape in a moving bus, welcomed the statement as one of the six rapists was a juvenile. “No criminal should be given special treatment only on

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

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

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

NoW’s Andy Coulson jailed for phone hacking

...ay in telling police about hacking the voicemail of the missing Surrey schoolgirl Milly Dowler in 2002 reflected the motivation was to “take credit for finding her” and selling the maximum number of newspapers. “Mr Coulson

BPO employee from Manipur beaten to death in Delhi

BPO employee from Manipur beaten to death in Delhi

...tunned those hailing from the northeast. “It is very unfortunate that crime incidents against people from the northeast are on the rise. There is an urgent need for intervention by the police and government,” M.P. Bezbaruah,

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,

Lucknow rape victim’s family questions autopsy report

Lucknow rape victim’s family questions autopsy report

...,” questioned a family member, adding the medical panel that conducted the autopsy should be questioned on the inaccuracy. Demanding the state government recommend a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the matter, the family