Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 1:32 PM

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

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

...ied that he had ever met or contacted the ‘tantrik’ 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,

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

...crime branch, came Sunday evening on the order of Police Commissioner B.S.Bassi. Bassi also ordered a vigilance inquiry into the whole issue which came into the forefront after a sting operation telecast by a Hindi news

Lucknow rape victim’s family questions autopsy report

Lucknow rape victim’s family questions autopsy report

...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 donated one of her kidneys to

Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

...3 ((Crime News):) Over 100,000 people commit suicides in India every year on an average. The number of suicides in the past decade has recorded an increase of 21.6 percent, said a government report. The

Fukushima steps up efforts to freeze radioactive water

Fukushima steps up efforts to freeze radioactive water

...radioactive water that has accumulated in the reactors’ basements from mixing with groundwater and seeping into the sea. The delay in completing the first project could also affect the “wall of ice”, the NRA warned.

Not all head-load workers are bad: Kerala leader

Not all head-load workers are bad: Kerala leader

...ll professions, a few head-load workers are indecent, but that does not mean all of them are bad, a union leader in Kerala said after a worker was arrested on charges of threatening a woman IAS officer.

Magnitude-6.8 quake hits Japan

Magnitude-6.8 quake hits Japan

Tokyo, July 12 ((Crime News):) A powerful quake measuring 6.8 on the Richter scale jolted Fukushima prefecture in the northeast Japan early Saturday, Xinhua reported. There was no immediate news of any damage to property or

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

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

Badaun rape: Victims of hollow official claims and ground realities

...7;s Badaun district last week had gone to relieve themselves in the field, highlighting the sore lack of toilets in millions of homes across India. But the question that an NGO is raising adds to the intrigue

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