Crime & Justice

Woman, daughter die in Delhi fire

A woman and her 15-year-old daughter died due to suffocation after a fire broke out in a building here on Tuesday, a Delhi Fire Services (DFS) official said.

Police constable shot dead in Bihar

A police constable was shot dead by unidentified criminals in Bihar's Vaishali district on Monday, police said.

Foreigners arrested for sex racket in Gurugram

Haryana Police on Sunday said they have arrested six women, including two foreigners, and a man for operating a sex racket from a spa here.

Canada charges Punjabi NRI couple with cocaine smuggling

NEW YORK: Two Californians of Indian-descent have been charged by Canadian authorities with smuggling 100 kgs of cocaine valued at about $6 million, according to media reports.

Fake education board busted in Delhi, six arrested

The Delhi Police has busted a fake education board operating as the Board of Higher Secondary Education Delhi and arrested six persons including its chairman, a senior officer said on Friday.

SC dismisses bail pleas of contractor Gurinder Singh, Chief engineer Harwinder Singh involved in Irrigation scam

CHANDIGARH: The Supreme Court today dismissed the anticipatory bail pleas of contractor Gurinder Singh and former chief engineer Harwinder Singh who were involved in the irrigation scam being probed by the State Vigilance Bureau.

NRI woman's house burgled in Phagwara, Punjab

PHAGWARA: The House of  UK based NRI Woman Sarabjit Kaur  was reportedly burgled at local Satnampura locality last night.

Falling tree kills Mumbai woman

A 45-year-old woman was killed here on Thursday after a tree fell on her, an official of the BMC Disaster Control said.

Man burnt alive in Rajasthan for 'love jihad', accused arrested

In a horrifying video going viral, a man is seen being burnt alive in Rajasamand district of Rajasthan, for allegedly committing "love jihad". Police arrested the alleged perpetrator of the crime, Shambunath Raigar, on Thursday.

Two prisoners escaped from Phagwara sub-jail in Punjab

PHAGWARA: Two inmates of Phagwara Sub Jail managed to escape from jail at around 7AM on Thursday. Superintendent of the Police Phagwara Parminder Singh Bhandhal rushed to the spot to enquire the matter.wo

NIA arrests arms supplier in Ludhiana RSS leader's killing

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday said it has arrested an arms supplier involved in the murder of RSS leader Ravinder Gosain in Ludhiana in Punjab.

Haryana constitutes Committee to investigate seven year old girl Adhya's death in Fortis Hospital Gurugram

The committee constituted by Haryana Government to investigate the case of death of seven-year old girl Aadhya, has indicted Fortis Hospital, Gurugram for grave negligence, lapse, unethical and unlawful act. A case will be registered against the hospital and notice has been issued to cancel the license of blood bank of hospital.

Ola driver locks up Bengaluru woman in cab, misbehaves

Cab aggregator Ola on Wednesday said it has suspended one of its drivers after a woman from Bengaluru filed a complaint alleging that he locked her up in the car and misbehaved with her.

Mohali administration cancels licence of WWICS immigration compamy

CHANDIGARH: The Deputy Commissioner of Mohali has cancelled the licence of Immigration company WWICS(World Wide Immingration Consltants) on the ground that company owner Lt.Col Baljit Singh Sandhu(Retd) had concealed facts about criminal case against him.

Girl sexually abused in Kolkata school, two teachers held

KOLKATA: In a shocking incident, a four-year-old girl was sexually abused inside a school here, triggering angry protests on Friday and leading to the arrest of two teachers.

School principal held for raping six-year-old in Jharkhand

RANCHI: A school principal has been arrested on the charge of raping a six-year-old girl student in Jharkhand's Koderma district, police said on Friday.

Two accused arrested involved in the murder of Hindu Sangarsh Sena” District president Vipan Sharma

AMRITSAR: On the tip of Police has arrested two accused who were involved in the broad day light murder of Hindu Sangarsh Sena” District president Vipan Sharma (45) on October 30.

Uttar Pradesh, Delhi top crime list in 2016: NCRB

NEW DELHI: Uttar Pradesh was the state where maximum number of crimes took place in 2016, while Delhi reported the highest crime rate, latest National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) report said on Thursday.

HC dismisses Tytler's plea, imposes costs

NEW DELHI: Imposing a cost of Rs 10,000 on Congress leader Jagdish Tytler, the Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed his petition against a show-cause notice to him by the authorities for allegedly furnishing false information while seeking passport renewal.

Kopardi rape: Three convicts get death penalty

AHMEDNAGAR (Maharashtra): A Special Court on Wednesday awarded death sentence to all three accused convicted in the rape and brutal murder of a 15-year-old schoolgirl in Kopardi village in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar district in 2016.