Crime & Justice

Man held for putting up Holi posters with ex-girlfriend

RAE BARELI:A 28-year-old man was arrested on Tuesday after he allegedly put up posters carrying his and his ex-girlfriend's photographs and wishing people a happy Holi.

Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak dead

CAIRO:Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak -- ousted by the military in 2011, has died at a hospital in Cairo, the BBC reported on Tuesday. He was 91.

Allahabad HC orders CBI probe in Munna Bajrangi murder

PRAYAGRAJ:The Allahabad High Court on Tuesday ordered a CBI inquiry into the murder of mafia don Munna Bajrangi who was shot dead inside the Baghpat jail on July 9, 2018.

Rajasthan village mourns its son

JAIPUR:Tihawali village in Sikar on Tuesday mourned the death of its son, Head Constable Ratan Lal, who died yesterday while trying to control violence involving pro and anti-CAA groups in north-east Delhi.

Accused in mother-daughter killing close to Bengal minister: BJP

KOLKATA:One of the two persons arrested in connection with the gruesome incident of a woman and her daughter being burnt alive in West Bengal is closely linked to a senior minister in the Trinamool Congress government, a top state BJP leader has claimed.

Man killed on highway, body mutilated by rushing vehicles

AMROHA(Uttar Pradesh):In a shocking incident, a man was killed in a hit-and-run case in the Gajraula area on the Delhi-Lucknow highway and his body mutilated repeatedly for over 12 hours as hundreds of speeding vehicles ran over it, police said on Tuesday.

FIRs against 5 real estate developers in Gurugram

GURUGRAM:Following complaints of Gurugram's District Town and Country Planning (DTCP) Department, the city police on Monday registered FIR against five real estate developers including a company of a Bharatiya Janata Party MP, an official said.

3 held in Kolkata for adulterating milk with pond water

KOLKATA:Three persons have been arrested for allegedly adulterating milk with filthy pond water in North Kolkata's Chitpore area, police said on Tuesday.

Minor girl commits suicide after being raped in Rajasthan

JAIPUR: In a shocking incident, a minor girl on Sunday committed suicide in Bharatpur by hanging herself after she was raped by a youth a day earlier, said police on Monday.

Man batters mother to death in MP

KHANDWA: A 32-year-old man battered his mother to death, stuffed her body in a sack and dumped it in a drain in Madhya Pradesh's Khandwa district, police said on Saturday.

Court dismisses Nirbhaya convict's plea seeking medical care

NEW DELHI: A Delhi court on Saturday dismissed a petition filed by one of the Nirbhaya convicts seeking treatment for mental illness, schizophrenia and injuries in head and arm.

Punjab & Haryana HC judge humours counsel, adjourns case over 'bad mood' request

CHANDIGARH: A single judge bench of the Punjab and Haryana High Court has brought on record an unusual request by a counsel, who wished for a case to be adjourned, as he apprehended the court to be in "bad mood that might adversely affect" the matter.

SC stays death warrant of convict in rape-murder of 3-yr-old

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed the death warrant issued by a Gujarat court in the execution of a 22-year-old man convicted in the rape and murder of a three-year-old child in Surat in 2018.

Lower judiciary not eligible to recruited as district judge: SC

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that the members of the subordinate judicial services cannot be considered eligible for appointment as district judges through the way of direct recruitment.

Egypt foils smuggling of 3,900-kg illicit drugs

CAIRO: Egyptian authorities thwarted on Tuesday an attempt to smuggle a large number of illegal drugs into the country, the Egyptian Interior Ministry said in a statement.

43 arrested in anti-child porn operation in Brazil

BRASILIA:Brazil police have arrested 43 people in a large-scale operation against child pornography which involved four other countries.
According to the Brazilian authorities, 112 search warrants were issued in the sixth phase of the Federal Police's Childhood Light Operation, with the participation of 579 law enforcement officers.

Woman raped at knifepoint in Haryana

CHANDIGARH:Two men allegedly raped a 19-year-old woman from Punjab near the Karnal toll plaza in Haryana at knifepoint.
The incident took place on Sunday night when the woman who was travelling along with her husband got down from a bus to collect money from a relative.

Three years RI to former LIC Dev Officer and others in Cheating case

NEW DELHI:The Special Judge, CBI Cases, Raipur has sentenced Shri Tuka Ram Chaturvedi, then Development Officer, LIC Satellite Office, Tilda Bhatapara Branch(Chhattisgarh) to undergo three years Rigorous Imprisonment with a fine of Rs.10,000/  Ashwant Sahu, then Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) Agent, Bhatapara Branch, Distt. Baloda Bazar (Chhattisgarh) to undergo three years Rigorous Imprisonment with a fine of Rs.14,000/- and Smt. Uma Sahu @ Asha, then LIC Agent, Bhatapara Branch, Distt. Baloda Bazar (Chhattisgarh) to undergo three years Rigorous Imprisonment with a fine of Rs.10,000/-.

Dalit minor sexually harassed by 3 youths

SHAMLI:(Uttar Pradesh):A 16-year old Dalit girl was sexually harassed by three youths while she was on her way to a brick kiln in Bhabisa village in Shamli district, police said on Wednesday.

Maoists blow up school building in Bihar's Gaya

GAYA:(Bihar):Maoists blew up a school building at Bankebazar area of Bihar's Gaya district with dynamite, the police said here on Wednesday.


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