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

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

Man commits suicide by jumping in front of train

Man commits suicide by jumping in front of train

...a train in Delhi, police said Friday. His body was spotted by a passerby Thursday evening on the railway track in Nizamuddin area. Police recovered an unsigned suicide note from Kaushal Jha’s house in

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

Action against four Delhi Police officials for crime links

...licemen, including an inspector, were removed from active duty and sent to police lines for helping auto-thieves in committing their crime, police said Sunday. Action against the four Delhi Police officials, deputed with crime branch,

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

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

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,

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

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

No school fee, girl sets self afire

No school fee, girl sets self afire

...fire, she said. The family members and villagers rescued her but she had already sustained over 85 percent burn injuries. She was shifted to a hospital where her condition is said to be serious.