Crime & Crash
Fire at Kolkata Medical College and Hospital, 250 patients evacuated
Kolkata, Oct 3: A fire broke out in the dispensary of the state-run Medical College and Hospital here Wednesday, fire officials said.
Patients were evacuated from the top floor of the building as a precautionary measure, they said. According to reports, around 250 patients were evacuated immediately and moved to safety.
No one has been...
2 peddlers from Kerala held in Karnataka; drugs worth Rs 4L seized
Bengaluru, Oct 2: Two drug peddlers, hailing from Kerala were arrested by Central Crime Branch Women and Narcotic Drugs Squad and Rs 4 lakhs worth banned drugs including Ecstasy tablets, Ganja and MDMA were seized from them during a raid last night.
Police said that the arrested were identified as Sanoj of Manammapeta, Ambolos village, Thrissur, Kerala State and...
UP: Post-mortem report says Apple executive died due to gunshot injury
Lucknow, Oct 2: The postmortem report of an Apple executive, who was allegedly shot for refusing to stop his car by patrolling policemen, has revealed that he died due to a gunshot injury on the left side of his chin.
During the preliminary investigation, the cop who shot Vivek Tiwari had claimed that he fired at the latter's car...
Suspended policeman arrested for thefts at 11 ATMs in J&K
Srinagar, Oct 1: A suspended policeman was arrested in connection with thefts at 11 ATMs in Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Sunday.
During the investigation of a case, registered under sections 420 and 320 of the Ranbir Penal Code (RPC), it was found that Ajaz Ahmad Khan was involved in as many as 11 ATM theft...
Man, 'childhood friend' commit suicide after wife chides them for chatting
Hyderabad, Oct 1: A 27-year-old man allegedly committed suicide in East Marredpally area of Secunderabad for being chided by his wife over continuously chatting with female friend on a web-based messaging app, police said on Sunday.
Upon receiving information about the death, the man's 19-year-old female friend also ended her life by consuming toxic substance, a police...
Newlywed woman gang-raped by husband’s relatives, tantric
Kurukshetra: A newly married woman was allegedly gang raped by her husband's relatives and a 'tantrik' in Haryana's Yamunanagar, police said Saturday.
According to a compliant filed by the woman's father in Kurukshetra on Saturday, she was married to a resident of Yamunanagar on September 12 this year. Soon after the marriage, her in-laws called her father...1
Man shot dead in UP by cops for refusing to stop car
Lucknow, Sept 29: A 38-year-old man was shot dead by a police constable on patrol duty early on Saturday morning after he allegedly refused to stop his car for checking in the posh Gomti Nagar area, police said.
The two constables allegedly involved in the incident have been arrested and a Special Investigation Team (SIT) has been constituted to...
HC notice to Punjab Police for ‘forcing woman to sit a top police jeep’
Chandigarh, Sept 29: The Punjab and Haryana High Court Friday issued notice to Punjab DGP, SSP Amritsar (Rural) and other officers on a petition, seeking an SIT probe into an incident in which a woman was allegedly paraded by police atop a jeep.
The single-judge bench of Justice Daya Chaudhary has fixed November 2 as the next date of...
Married woman raped at gunpoint in UP
Muzaffarnagar, Sep 29: A 26-year-old married woman was allegedly raped by her neighbour at gunpoint when she was alone in her house in a village in Shamli district, police said Saturday.
Circle Officer Rajesh Kumar Tiwari said the incident occurred at Jandheri village under Kairana Police Station Friday.
According to complaint lodged by the victim's husband, their neighbour,...
Man held on charge of sexual abuse of two children
Kasaragod, Sept 28: A 44-year-old man has been arrested on the charge of sexually abusing two minor girls at Bandiyode, near Kumbla. The girls are siblings and one of them is speech impaired.
Gangadharan, an autorickshaw driver and a resident of Mullamkai, was arrested by a police team led by Kumbla Circle Inspector K. Premsadan on Wednesday...