Monday, May 16, 2022


1 killed, multiple injured at church in California

LOS ANGELSE: One person was killed and at least four others were injured in a shooting at a church in western US state of California, authorities said.

Andhra woman village volunteer stabbed to death

AMARAVATI: A woman village volunteer has been brutally murdered in Andhra Pradesh's Bapatla district by a man, with whom she had extramarital relations in the past.

LU teachers extend support to LU professor heckled by ABVP activists

LUCKNOW: Teachers of Lucknow University (LU) have finally stood up in support of Professor Ravi Kant, who was heckled and manhandled by students affiliated to Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) last week, for making remarks on the Gyanvapi controversy during a televised debate.

Inter-state Gang of Drugs Smugglers busted---four arrested

PHAGWARA: The Phagwara Police headed by SP Harinderpal Singh Parmar today succeeded to bust an Inter-State Gang of Drugs Smugglers and recovered Five Kilogrammes of opium from their possession after arresting its four gang members.

Two booked for assault, criminal intimidation in Phillaur

PHILLAUR: The Bilga police have booked two persons on the charges of assault, criminal intimidation and committing crime with common intention.

Man found hanging in police lockup in Bhopal, judicial probe ordered

BHOPAL:A 25-year-old man allegedly committed suicide in a police lock up in Madhya Pradesh's state capital Bhopal in the wee hours on Saturday.

Trinamool MLA's daughter-in-law moves court alleging domestic abuse

KOLKATA: In a major embarrassment for the ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal, the daughter-in-law of a senior party leader and MLA has moved the court levelling domestic abuse charges against the latter's family.

K'taka acid attacker injured in police shootout

BENGALURU: The Karnataka police have allegedly shot an acid attacker on the leg while he was attempting to escape on Saturday.


Hackers hit top crypto data websites amid crypto meltdown

NEW DELHI: As the crypto market suffered a meltdown, several top crypto data websites were hit by cyber attacks where a malicious pop-up prompted users to connect their crypto wallets.

Infant kidnapped from Goa rescued from Mumbai, two held

PANAJI:An 11-month-old who was kidnapped from Goa's Vasco has been rescued from Mumbai's Mahim and the two culprits arrested, police said on Friday.

Soldier commits suicide in J&K

SRINAGAR: A soldier reportedly shot himself to death with his service rifle in Jammu and Kashmir's Ramban district, police sources said on Saturday.

4 boys sexually abuse classmate in Chennai, booked under POCSO Act

CHENNAI: Four boys, all 14-year-olds, were booked under the Prevention of Children from Sexual offences (POCSO) Act and sent to a correctional facility in Kellys, Chennai for raping their classmate at her residence a few days ago.

ED raids construction firm in Kolkata in PMLA case

NEW DELHI: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday conducted searches in a Money Laundering case involving Abhijata Constructions Company Pvt Ltd and its directors.

Kapurthla police recovers 500 grams Heroin valuing Rs.2 crores more than two crore and arrested two drug

KAPURTHALA: Kapurthala police today seized 500 grams of heroin valuing rupees more than two crore in the international market and arrested two drug smugglers and impounded their motorcycle.

DySP arrested in K'taka PSI recruitment scandal

BENGALURU: A Deputy Superintendent of Police (SP) has been arrested in connection with the the Police Sub-inspector (PSI) recruitment scandal in Karnataka which is currently being probed by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID).

Father-son duo arrested for impersonating ED, CBI officers

GURUGRAM: The Gurugram police have arrested a father and son duo and also booked the accused's wives for allegedly impersonating officials of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and attempting to extort Rs 4 crore from the Haryana BJP spokesperson, who was also the Deputy Major of the Municipal Corporation of Gurugram (MCG), officials said on Thursday.

1 serving, 2 retd IAF officers get life term in custodial death case

AHMEDABAD: The special CBI court in Gujarat has held two retired and one serving Indian Air Force (IAF) officer guilty in a custodial death case. The court has awarded life sentence to all the three.

K'taka youth arrested on charges of raping Russian minor girl

BENGALURU: Goa Police have taken a 23-year-old Karnataka youth into custody on charges of raping a Russian minor girl at a Goa resort, police sources said on Thursday.

Minor Dalit girl gang-raped, impregnated in Andhra

AMARAVATI: In a shocking incident in Andhra Pradesh's Kadapa district, a minor Dalit girl was repeatedly gang-raped by a youth and his friends, impregnating her.

Honey-trapped IAF jawan held for espionage

NEW DELHI: The Crime Branch of Delhi Police has arrested an Indian Air Force jawan for allegedly leaking sensitive information to a woman, officials said on Thursday.

Four sentenced to death for gang rape, murder by Bihar court

PATNA: A court in Bihar's Supaul on Wednesday sentenced to death four persons convicted in a 2019 gang rape and murder case.

One more arrested in Jahangirpuri violence case

NEW DELHI: The Crime Branch of Delhi Police has arrested one more person in the case of violence at Jahangirpuri on April 16, an official said on Thursday.

Jharkhand IAS officer Pooja Singhal arrested by ED

NEW DELHI: IAS officer and Jharkhand Mines Secretary Pooja Singhal was on Wednesday arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) after her second day of questioning in connection with the ongoing probe of Prevention of Money Laundering case pertaining to alleged embezzelment of MNREGS funds.

Jacqueline Fernandez moves Delhi court seeking nod to fly abroad

NEW DELHI: Actress Jacqueline Fernandez, who is under the radar of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in connection with her alleged links with conman Sukesh Chandrashekhar, approached a court here seeking permission to travel abroad.

Delhi: Teen intervenes to stop fight, stabbed to death

NEW DELHI: A 19-year-old man was stabbed to death when he intervened in an ongoing brawl between three people in the national capital, an official said on Wednesday.

Morinda boy arrested by Himachal Police for Khalistan posters was underground for two years

RUPNAGAR:  The Himachal Pradesh Police has arrested Harbir Singh(37) a Sikh youth hailing from Morinda town in this district in connection with Khalistani posters pasted on the wall of state assembly complex in Dharamsala.

Boys in UP school complain of girls bullying them

AURRAIYA: Male students in a Navodaya school in Uttar Pradesh's Aurraiya district have written a letter to their principal complaining about girls in their class bullying them.

MP minister's daughter-in-law commits suicide

BHOPAL:  Madhya Pradesh Minister Inder Singh Parmar's daughter-in-law was found hanging at their residence in Shajapur late on Tuesday evening.

SC puts sedition law on hold, no new FIRs to be lodged till review is complete

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday urged the Centre and state governments to refrain from registering any FIRs invoking sedition provision, Section 124A of the Indian Penal Code, till review of the law by the Centre is complete.

Seven-year-old boy raped in Quetta madrassa

QUETTA: A seven-year child has been raped inside a madrassa located in Pakistan's Quetta, Samaa TV reported.

Transactions of IAS officer Pooja Singhal to be scanned in PMLA case

NEW DELHI: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) will scan transactions made from the accounts of IAS officer Pooja Singhal in the last three years in connection with an ongoing prevention of money laundering case pertaining to the MGNREGA funds scam of around Rs 18 crore.

Delhi Class 10 student raped, forced to undergo abortion

NEW DELHI: A 14-year-old girl was allegedly raped in the national capital following which she got pregnant and was forced to undergo illegal abortion by the accused, an official said on Wednesday.

Class 12 Andhra student dies outside exam centre

TIRUPATI: In a shocking incident, a Class 12 student collapsed and died while waiting outside an examination centre in Andhra Pradesh's Tirupati district on Tuesday.

Bagga gets reprieve from Punjab and Haryana High Court

CHANDIGARH: In a major reprieve to BJP leader Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga, the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Tuesday ordered continuation of his interim protection.

Thieves steal car, leave two-wheeler behind

LUCKNOW: Some thieves believe in 'take some, leave some'.

Debt-ridden farmer ends life in UP

BADAUN: A 55-year-old farmer allegedly ended his life by hanging after he ran up a debt of Rs 2.5 lakhs. The farmer , Pratap Singh, was found hanging from a rope he used for tying his bulls in Jarifnagar area.

UP officials don't respect court orders, must face the music, says SC

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday said that Uttar Pradesh officials approaching it against the Allahabad High Court orders has become a routine affair.

Couple found dead in Bhopal

BHOPAL: The police on Monday recovered the bodies of a married couple from a rented room here.

36 days after marriage T'gana woman kills husband for lover

HYDERABAD: Barely 36 days after the marriage, a woman killed her husband along with her lover and his four friends and relatives.

12-member team to probe BPSC question paper leak case

PATNA: The police on Monday constituted a 12-member team to investigate the Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) preliminary paper leak case.