Friday, Dec 02, 2022

Black magic


Maharashtra: Chandrapur sees attacks over 'black magic' charges, 7 saved from lynching

September 05, 2021 9:12 pm

All the accused have been held under the Maharashtra Prevention and Eradication of Human Sacrifice and other Inhuman, Evil and Aghori Practices and Black Magic Act, 2013.

Odisha: Man lynched for ‘practising black magic’

July 01, 2021 2:12 am

The incident was reported from Rameyapalli village under Chamakhandi police limits in Ganjam district on June 20.

Supreme Court refuses to entertain plea seeking curbs on black magic, forced conversions

April 10, 2021 4:31 am

Justice R F Nariman, heading a three-judge bench, expressed strong displeasure over the plea, saying “there is a reason why the word propagate is there in the Constitution of India”.

40-year-old man held for bid to cheat people, booked under Black Magic Act

February 08, 2021 8:35 pm

The accused has been identified as Gautam Pandharinath More, a resident of Chikhali area of the district. Police constable Santosh Bangar has lodged a first information report (FIR) in this case at Chikhali police station.

Man booked under Black Magic Act for cheating people

February 08, 2021 10:59 am

Police said the man was seen carrying a black colour bag and moving suspiciously in Kudalwadi on Sunday night. Items used for performing black magic were found in this bag.

Assam: 2 killed by neighbours over suspicion of practising ‘black magic’

October 03, 2020 2:52 am

The incident occurred after a kangaroo court in the district’s Rohimapur village decided that Ramawati Halua (50) and Bijoy Gour (28), who belonged to Adivasi community, were involved in “black magic”.

Maharashtra: Two-year-old boy sacrificed for 'hidden treasure' in black magic ritual

August 30, 2018 9:46 pm

Yug Meshram, son of Ashok Meshram, had gone missing on August 22 while he was playing along with his elder brother Harshal (4) at a distance from their home.

Threatened with black magic, doctor ‘duped’ of Rs 72,000

May 15, 2018 5:52 am

A case of cheating has been lodged against the two unidentified men. 

Temple priest detained for online trading of animal parts

June 17, 2017 4:29 pm

According to police, Jagirdar used to sell his products online in the US, Malaysia, Germany, and Australia among others.

Pune black magic case: Accused arrested

May 23, 2016 1:05 am

An officer from Wakad police station said, After he was denied sexual favours, he threatened them and demanded money.