Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 3:19 AM

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

MH17 crash: Dutch investigators examine bodies amid fighting in Ukraine (Roundup)

MH17 crash: Dutch investigators examine bodies amid fighting in Ukraine (Roundup)

...he country’s east. Intensive gunfire and blasts were heard near the airport and railway station in the northwest of the insurgent-controlled city, where local residents were

Youth held in another Bangalore minor’s rape

Youth held in another Bangalore minor’s rape

...a minor in this tech city, a youth was arrested Wednesday for allegedly raping a seven-year-old girl at his home in northwest suburb July 25, police said. “We have arrested the accused, Srinivas, after interrogating

Beas tragedy: One more student’s body recovered

Beas tragedy: One more student’s body recovered

...In an inquiry report, Divisional Commissioner Onkar Sharma informed the court that there was a systemic failure in releasing water into the river by the Largi project authorities – and the warning system itself was inadequate.

Former journalist’s widow found dead, servant held

Former journalist’s widow found dead, servant held

...the second floor. When we entered the floor, it was full of smoke and my mother-in-law’s body was burning in the bedroom.” “We made a call to the fire service, and firefighters took out the body.

Wrecks of missing Algerian airliner found in Mali

Wrecks of missing Algerian airliner found in Mali

Algiers, July 25 ((Crime News):) Wrecks of an Air Algerie flight that went missing earlier Thursday with 116 people onboard has been found in Mali, media reports said. “We’ve come to know that local

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,

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

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

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

...le Justice Board told (Crime News): that the age of 18 has been fixed on account of the understanding of experts in child psychology and behavioural patterns that “till such an age the children in conflict with

Police clueless in murder of Badrinath priest

Police clueless in murder of Badrinath priest

...ay, the police remained clueless about the perpetrators. Prakash Bhatt, 50, working as a priest was found dead in th Teerth Purohit locality Sunday in a pool of blood. A senior official told (Crime