Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 4:48 PM

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)

Kiev/Moscow, July 21 ((Crime News):) Dutch coroners Monday examined the bodies of passengers of the Malaysia Airlines plane downed in eastern Ukraine, as dozens were reported killed in the city of Donetsk in fighting between pro-Russian rebels

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

37 Indian suicides in six UAE emirates in 2014

37 Indian suicides in six UAE emirates in 2014

Dubai, July 18 ((Crime News):) At least 37 Indian nationals committed suicide in six of the seven emirates of the UAE in the first half of 2014, latest figures from the Indian consulate in Dubai show.

Beas tragedy: One more student’s body recovered

Beas tragedy: One more student’s body recovered

Mandi (Himachal Pradesh), June 30 ((Crime News):) One more swollen body of an engineering student from Hyderabad was Monday recovered from the Beas river near here 22 days after 24 students and a tour operator were washed

Not all head-load workers are bad: Kerala leader

Not all head-load workers are bad: Kerala leader

Thiruvananthapuram, July 9 ((Crime News):) Like there are ‘undesirable elements’ in all 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

Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

Over one lakh suicides in India every year, says report

New Delhi, July 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.

Fukushima steps up efforts to freeze radioactive water

Fukushima steps up efforts to freeze radioactive water

Tokyo, July 24 ((Crime News):/EFE) The operator of the tsunami-crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant has said it will accelerate the process of freezing irradiated water in underground tunnels. Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) would thus

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

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

...vigilance inquiry into the whole issue which came into the forefront after a sting operation telecast by a Hindi news channel Sunday evening. The sting operation, captured between 2011 and 2012, was done by one of