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Serial killer 'Cyanide Mohan' sentenced to death in Anganwadi worker murder case

Mohan's arrest in October 2009 had unravelled the mystery behind a series of deaths of young women in toilets, hotel rooms and lodges in Bengaluru, Mysuru, Madikeri and Hassan between 2003 and 2009.

Delhi: Man kills wife, dumps pieces of body in septic tank on suspicion of her having affair

Police said the woman's torso was found in a gunny bag in a drain. The man later surrendered at Prem Nagar Police Station on Saturday night.


UP: Dressed as a priest, murder accused kept dodging arrest for over 35 years

According to police, Shastri used to dress as a priest and regularly changed his locations as well as his mobile numbers, making it therefore very difficult to track him.

Punjab: Man kills five of family who wanted him to get married, shoots himself

Sandeep Singh alias Sunny, 27, allegedly shot his father Manjeet Singh, mother Binder Kaur, grandmother Gurdeep Kaur, sister Amanjot Kaur and three-year-old niece Maneet Kaur with a revolver before shooting himself.

Gujarat: Couple gets life term for murder of elderly woman

The court of additional sessions judge Mamata Patel convicted Bipin Rotiwala and his wife Alpa of murdering Prakashba Parmar (63) in July 2014.

Punjab: 13, including 11 ex-policemen, convicted in jail inmate murder case

The inmate was kidnapped from the hospital by a police team led by Narang Singh and taken to Batala where he was tortured inhumanely and then murdered, as per the complaint filed by victim's brother Dalbir Singh.


Ludhiana: Murder accused escapes from hospital in Bathinda, four cops suspended

Paramjeet Singh is a prime accused in the murder of a Gurdwara granthi at Rama village.

Victim yet to be identified: Body parts of a woman as only clues, 2-year-old murder case yet unsolved

Legs, torso and left hand of the victim and a strand of hair of the suspected murderer, is all that the police have in the two-year-old case that is still undetected.

Bangladesh teen burnt alive at madrasa for reporting sexual assault: Police charge 16 for murder

The deceased was tricked onto the roof of the madrasa where the perpetrators set her on fire for not withdrawing the sexual assault case against the principal.

Mumbai: 40-yr-old man hacked to death by three assailants, cops detain two

The deceased was identified as Sanjay Dubey alias Bablu, who was known to file RTI applications regularly. Police said they were on the lookout for the third accused and suspected the murder to be a fallout of a real estate dispute.

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2008 Malegaon blasts: Lt Col Purohit, Sadhvi Pragya Thakur charged with terror conspiracy murder

A special NIA court charged all seven accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case with terror conspiracy, murder and other related offences. This includes Lt Col Prasad Purohit and Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur.

NYT investigation: How a gang hunted and killed a 15-year-old

The New York Times retraces the last steps of a teenager from Bronx Lesandro Guzman-Feliz, also known as Junior, which drew much outrage. The investigation also revealed how a recent wave of violence took his life just two blocks from home.


Opinion | Why Is The CPM-RSS Political Rivalry In Kerala Leading To Violence?

The CPI(M)-RSS violence in Kannur can be traced to the 1960s when workers of beedi factories struck work. With beedi workers forming the vanguard of the communist movement in the region, the factory owners called in the Jana Sangh-RSS, which had a base in neighboring Mangalore. To know more about the story watch out the […]

Murder Of Delhi E-Rickshaw Driver: CCTV Footage Shows Accused Buying Alcohol

E-rickshaw driver Ravinder Kumar, 31, who had objected to two youths urinating by the roadside in Delhi’s GTB Nagar, was later beaten to death allegedly with bricks wrapped in towels by the duo and their friends. While the police are yet to identify the accused, they are scanning footage from CCTVs installed in a liquor […]

Scene Outside The Thane House Where A Man Allegedly Killed 14 Of His Family

In the wee hours of Sunday, a 35-year-old chartered accountant from Thane allegedly murdered 14 of his family members with a knife and then hung himself to death. The deceased include eight children, his wife, his three sisters, and his parents. The accused has been identified as Hansil Warekar, who resides with his family in […]

Sitapur murder case: Two accused held

Sitapur, Feb 23 (ANI): Two men were arrested in connection with the murder of a girl in Uttar Pradesh’s Sitapur district. Sitapur Superintendent of Police (SP) Balendu Bhushan Singh said that the incident might be a case of love affair, adding that a case has been registered based on the statements of victim's family. The duo allegedly shot the deceased when she was returning home with her sister.


Congress, BJP lock horns over Arunachal Pradesh row

New Delhi, Jan 27 (ANI): Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit on Wednesday lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party for the political crisis in Arunachal Pradesh. He said that it is a “murder of constitution and democracy”. He said the duly elected government was not disturbed for many years, but as BJP came into power, it “gave money and destabilised” the state government. He accused BJP chief Amit Shah of political crisis in Arunachal Pradesh. Echoing similar sentiments, Congress legal cell head KC Mittal said the imposition of President rule in Arunachal Pradesh is totally uncalled for. He added that when the matter was in the Supreme Court, then the Centre should have not interfered. Mittal believed that this is not a constitutional crisis and has been totally made up. BJP leader Siddharthnath Singh, on the other hand, said the Congress just wanted to politicise each and every matter. He said the state government was taking cognizance of the matter and they are taking it seriously.

20-yr-old raped, murdered in UP

Balia (UP), Jan 25 (ANI): A 20-year-old woman, who was preparing for police recruitment, was raped and later murdered in Balia, Uttar Pradesh. Balia Superintendent of Police Anish Ahmad Ansari said the accused had slit her throat and later sealed her body, which has now being sent for post mortem. Ansari added that a case has been registered and all possibilities are being probed.

Politicians react over crisis in Arunachal Pradesh

Delhi, Jan 25 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) JD(U) leader KC Tyagi on Monday held Bharatiya Janata Party responsible for political crisis in Arunachal Pradesh. He said the move is against the spirit of co-operative federalism. Attacking the BJP, Congress leader PL Punia said recommendation of the President rule in Arunachal pradesh is the "murder of democracy". BJP leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi countered the statements and said the Centre has taken this step as the state is in a "constitutional trouble".

Congress dubs Hyderabad student suicide as murder

New Delhi, Jan 19 (ANI): Calling the suicide of the Hyderabad Dalit student as murder, Congress leader Kumari Selja on Tuesday said Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has always stood for the problems of poor people. She added that it was useless to expect any action from Prime Minister (PM) Modi as he has kept himself away from the matter.