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Akali leader shot dead in Gurdaspur, legs chopped off

Batala Senior Superintendent of Police Opinderjit Singh Ghuman ruled out any political motive behind the killing of Dalbir Singh Dhilwan, 51, who was the vice president of the Gurdaspur unit of the SAD and also a two-time village head.

Tamil Nadu: Polytechnic student shot dead by friend over trivial issue

After absconding for a day, the accused, identified as Vijay, surrendered before the magistrate court in Chengalpet on Wednesday. He has been sent to Puzhal Central Prison in Chennai for 15 days.


Andhra Pradesh: Father strangles minor daughter for marrying outside of caste

R Chandana, an Intermediate student of Redlapalli in Shantipuram Mandal, fell in love with Nanda Kumar, 19, from a neighbouring village. When Chandana's father Venkatesh came to know about their affair, he stopped her from going out of the house.

Karnataka: 25-year-old man, addicted to PUBG, beheads father for scolding him

According to the police, the murderer, identified as Raghuveer Kumbar, killed his father Shankar Devappa Kumbhar (61) after Shankar started advising his son not to play the PUBG game.

Chennai: Youth slashes wrist after girl ends relationship, second case in over two weeks

The city witnessed one suicide and a suicide attempt within a span of two weeks recently.

Bengaluru: Gangster, his aide brutally murdered by armed gang in JP Nagar

According to reports, Manjunatha alias Tamma Manja, 27, and his friend Varun Reddy, 24, were riding a scooter in JP Nagar when a group of six to seven men followed them in a car and killed them. The police said the murders were driven by an old rivalry and family enmity.


Mumbai: Minor girl pushed from 8th floor by 15-year-old boy dies

The juvenile has been booked for sexual assault and under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences after being caught at a home of a relative in Sion.

Two held for stealing high-end cars using bluetooth gadget in Bengaluru

The Bengaluru South-East division police arrested  one Babu from Vellore and Saddam Hussain from Chennai, who have stolen 15 cars worth Rs 1 crore in south-east Bengaluru for the past few months.

Chennai: Homosexual arrested for chopping off genitals of two men

The homosexual, who used to loiter near the Retteri flyover was in the habit of luring men coming out of a bar at night and had a physical relationship with them, the police said.

Delhi food delivery agent killed: Eavesdropping on chat helped crack the case

“The victim Surjeet Kumar Sharma’s friend Paramjit runs a grocery store in the area and overheard one of the accused, Vicky Jha, say ‘Surjeet ka kaam kar diya’ on Tuesday evening,” police said.

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Hostage drama in China

Police successfully rescued a construction worker taken hostage by a person who was being pursued for stealing a mountain bike.

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Not enough special courts to try POCSO cases: News in Numbers

Every district in India is supposed to have a special court for crimes against children. But many states don’t meet this requirement. Take a look in today's News in Numbers.