Saturday, July 11, 2020


Girl hangs self after tiff with brother over mobile phone

JAIPUR:The ugly face of mobile phone addiction once again came to fore when a 16-year-old girl committed suicide in Jhunjhunu town of Rajasthan after scuffle with brother over phone.

Officials, staff booked in UP PCS officer's suicide case

BALLIA(Uttar Pradesh):A day after PCS officer Manimanjari Rai, 30, was found hanging in her house in Ballia, the Maniyar Nagar Panchayat (MNP) Chairman Bhim Gupta, tax clerk Vinod Singh, computer operator Akhilesh, executive officer Sikandarpur Sanjay Rao, a driver and some unidentified persons have been booked in a case of abetment of suicide at the Kotwali police station.

SHO, another policeman arrested for tipping off Dubey

KANPUR:The UP Police, on Wednesday, arrested suspended Chaubeypur Station Officer Vinay Tiwari who had allegedly helped gangster Vikas Dubey.
Sub-Inspector K.K. Sharma has also been arrested.

B'luru police bust second prostitution racket in less than a week

BENGALURU:The women's wing of the Central Crime Branch (CCB) has busted a second prostitution racket in the city in less than a week, arresting two men and rescuing five women, an official said on Wednesday.

Tuticorin custodial deaths: CBI registers two cases, constitutes team

NEW DELHI:The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday took over the investigation into the Tuticorin custodial deaths case and registered two FIRs after the Centre gave nod to the agency.

NLU student death: SC directs police to complete probe in 2 months

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Rajasthan police to complete the probe, within two months, into the death of a third year student of Jodhpur-based National Law University in August 2017.

Vikas Dubey now carries a bounty of Rs 5L

LUCKNOW:The Yogi Adityanath government has increased the reward on gangster Vikas Dubey to Rs 5 lakh.

Chopped body of woman found in UP's Barabanki

BARABANKI(UP):A dismembered body of an unidentified woman was found stuffed in a suitcase and polythene bags near a closed factory in Safedabad area here on Tuesday night.

Vigilance nabs revenue Patwari for taking bribe

CHANDIGARH:State Vigilance Bureau today nabbed a revenue Patwari red handed while accepting bribe of Rs.5,000.

Vikas Dubey flees Faridabad hotel before police arrival

NEW DELHI:The Haryana Police have been put on high alert after reports of sighting of fugitive Vikas Dubey, responsible for the murder of eight policemen in Uttar Pradesh, in a Faridabad hotel, officials said on Wednesday.

Father-son held for duping by posing as IPS officer

ALIGARH(Uttar Pradesh):A man, claiming to be a retired senior executive from the Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), and his son, posing as an IPS officer, have been arrested by the Aligarh Police for allegedly extorting money from people.

Woman PCS official ends life by hanging self

VARANASI(UP):A woman official of the Provincial Civil Services (PCS), Manimanjari Rai, 30, committed suicide by hanging herself from the ceiling of her room in Ballia district.
The incident came to light on Tuesday when the neighbours saw her hanging from an open window and informed the police.

Now Vikas' wife Richa also 'most wanted'

Dubey's accomplices: Police release pictures

KANPUR:The Kanpur police has released photograph of accomplices of Vikas Dubey who were a part of his team that attacked and killed eight policemen in Bikru village on Friday.
All the accomplices are absconding along with the gangster. One of them Daya Shankar Agnihotri was arrested on Sunday after a brief encounter.
The photographs are being released so that people can recognise them and inform the police," said the police spokesman.

Criminal killed in encounter in UP, one police man injured

BHADOHI(Uttar Pradesh):A criminal carrying a reward of Rs 50,000 on his head was killed by the police in an encounter in Bhadohi district in the wee hours of Tuesday.
The criminal, identified as Deepak Gupta, had over 14 cases of heinous crimes registered against him.

Make call records of Vikas Dubey public: SP

LUCKNOW:The Samajwadi Party (SP) has demanded that the call detail records of gangster Vikas Dubey, the main accused in the killing of eight policemen in Kanpur, should be made public.

Vikas Dubey case: The curious case of a letter

KANPUR:The case of a letter, purportedly written by slain circle officer Devendra Mishra (who was killed in an ambush by gangster Vikas Dubey on Friday) apparently exposed the nexus between suspended police officer Vinay Tiwari and the gangster, and it is getting curious by the hour.

Robbers murdered NRI after looting RS 8 lac in Phagwara

PHAGWARA:Some Unidentified robbers brutely murdered an old UK based NRI Hans Raj Basra(65) with sharp-edged weapoons in local Ranjit Nagar in Baba Gadhia locality Phagwara late last night.

Suicide cases increase in Nepal during lockdown

KATHMANDU:At least 1,647 people have committed suicide during the lockdown period in Nepal which was imposed first imposed in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic, police said.

Three more aides of Vikas Dubey arrested in UP

KANPUR:The police have arrested one Kshama Dubey, along with two others, from Bikru village, late on Monday night, for allegedly helping Vikas Dubey and his men in spotting the policemen who were hiding near her house when the shootout took place on Friday (July 3).

MP Police to help UP counterpart in hunt for gangster Dubey

GWALIOR:Madhya Pradesh Police will help its Uttar Pradesh counterpart in the hunt for absconding gangster Vikas Dubey, who along with his gang had gunned down eight police officials in Bikru village in Kanpur district on June 3.

Man dies in freak accident in UP factory

LUCKNOW:A 45-year-old man died after he fell from the second floor while coming out of a lift in Sarojini Nagar locality here on Sunday night.

As pressure mounts, family disowns Vikas Dubey

LUCKNOW:Now notorious cop killer and Uttar Pradesh' most wanted gangster Vikas Dubey's family has started disowning him as pressure mounts on each kin to rat him out.
The latest to join the bandwagon is Dinesh Tiwari, Dubey's brother-in-law, who has been detained at the Shivli police station since Friday, when eight policemen were riddled with bullets or butchered in the dead of the night as they arrived to raid Dubey's quarters in Bikru village in Kanpur.

Dubey case: Borders sealed, abandoned cars queer pitch

LUCKNOW:Even as gangster Vikas Dubey continues to elude the state police, the Uttar Pradesh police has stepped up its efforts to nab the man who is the main accused in the killing of eight police personnel in Kanpur on Frida

Criminal wanted in 26 cases nabbed in Delhi

NEW DELLHI:A criminal involved in 26 cases of dacoity, robbery and attempt to murder was shot in the leg during an encounter with the Delhi Police and arrested.Sunny Dabas a known bad character of Prem Nagar police station has absconding for sometime. The encounter took place at Barwala road in Narela Industrial Area in Outer North Delhi on Sunday night. Dabas was shifted to a hospital.

In video, Vikas Dubey discloses his political links

LUCKNOW:An undated video interview of gangster Vikas Dubey gives an insight into his political clout.
In the video that is now being shared on the social media, Vikas claims that former UP Assembly speaker Hari Krishna Srivastava was his political guru and had initiated him into politics. Srivastava was Speaker in 1990-91 during the Mulayam Singh government.

US nightclub shooting kills 2, injures 8

WASHNGTON:At least two people were killed and eight others injured during a shooting at a nightclub in the US state of South Carolina, police said.
The shooting took place just before 2 a.m. on Sunday in the city of Greenville when Greenville County Sheriff's deputies noticed a disturbance at the club, Lavish Lounge, and called for backup due to active gunfire from inside the building, Xinhua news agency agency reported.

2 killed, 8 injured in US nightclub shooting

WASHINTON:At least two persons were killed and eight others injured in a nightclub shooting in the US state of South Carolina on Sunday, authorities said.
The shooting took place just before 2 a.m. (local time) in the city of Greenville when Greenville County Sheriff's deputies saw a large commotion outside the nightclub and called for backup due to active gunfire from inside the building, the local sheriff's spokesperson Jimmy Bolt told media.

60 years old Gohir villager resident arrested for rape

NAKODAR: The Nakodar sadar police have arrested a 60 years old villager on the charge of rape.

2 unidentified booked persons for snatching motorcycle

NAKODAR: The Mehat Pur Police has booked two unidentified persons on the charge of snatching a motorcycle from a man.

Cop killer and Dubey's accomplice held

KANPUR: The Kanpur police on Sunday morning after a brief encounter arrested a member of Vikas Dubey gang, who was one of the killers who butchered eight Uttar Pradesh policemen.

NRI killed in Sonipat, body thrown in drain, maid absconding

NEW DELHI: In a shocking incident, an NRI from Chuna Mandi in Delhi's Paharganj area was brutally murdered in Sadar Gohana in Haryana's Sonipat.

Two Narcotic Smugglers Held with one kg Heroin

PHAGWARA: The CIA Staff Phagwara headed by SP(Investigation) Manpreet Dhillon today successfully  recovered One Kilogram of Heroin worth Rs Five Crores and Drugs money of Rs 7.20 Lac from two narcotic smugglers who were arrested by CIA Phagwara team headed by Inspector Harmeek Singh from Jaipur (Rajasthan) on Friday.

Saidpur Jhiri resident booked for rape, assault by Nakodar police

NAKODA: The Shahkot police have booked a villager on the charge of rape and assault.

Three drug peddlers arrested under NDPS Act

NAKODAR:  The Nakodar sadar and Shahkot police have arrested three drug peddlers on the charge of selling heroin.

Palghar stunned by necrophilia, a man raped woman's corpse

MUMBAI:People of Palghar were shocked as the sensational case of a shopkeeper - who allegedly killed a 32-year old woman customer and later had sex with her corpse -unravelled at the height of the ongoing lockdown, police officials said here on Saturday.

4 injured in shooting at shopping mall in Alabama

WASHINGTON:Four persons have been injured in a shooting at a shopping mall in a suburb of Birmingham in the US state of Alabama, the media reported.
Police responded after receiving multiple calls of shots fired on Friday near the food court at the Riverchase Galleria shopping mall around 3.18 p.m. (local time), Hoover Police Lt. Keith Czeskleba said in a press release, Xinhua reported.

Abducted, bludgeoned to death for insulting another's mother

NEW DELHI:A man in Delhi abducted and brutally killed another, who invited the wrath by insulting the former's mother.
The killer along with his friend murdered the man, identified as Sajid.

4 policemen suspended after youth ends life in custody

LUCKNOW:Four police personnel of the Gomti Nagar extension police station in Lucknow have been suspended following the death of a youth in custody.
The youth, police said, was brought to the police station on Friday morning in connection with a theft and he was later found hanging with a belt.

Fake Tata Salt manufacturing unit busted in Delhi

NEW DELHI:Police on Friday busted a racket involved in the manufacturing and packaging of fake Tata salt and recovered over 3,000 kg of the product.
The raid was carried in outer North Delhi's Prahladpur Bangar.