[

contract killer

]
Abhishek Bachchan is in Kolkata for Bob Biswas shoot.

Abhishek Bachchan is unrecognisable as he transforms into Bob Biswas for film shoot in Kolkata. See pics

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON NOV 26, 2020 06:46 PM IST
Abhishek Bachchan looks so different from his usual self as transforms into Bob Biswas. He was spotted shooting for the movie, an offshoot of Vidya Balan-starrer Kahaani, in Kolkata with Chitrangada Singh.
HT Image
HT Image

65-year-old woman brick kiln owner hacked to death in Ludhiana

Hindutan Times, Ludhiana | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON JUL 28, 2020 11:16 PM IST
Took over business after leasing out the kiln following her husband’s death in a road accident, police probing professional rivalry or family enmity angles
Police suspect the man bought the weapon during one of his visits to Kolkata earlier this year.(Representative Photo/REUTERS)
Police suspect the man bought the weapon during one of his visits to Kolkata earlier this year.(Representative Photo/REUTERS)

Snake bite, contract killer, car accident – options Amit Agarwal explored to kill wife

Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Joydeep Thakur| Edited by Sabir Hussain
UPDATED ON JUN 24, 2020 10:00 PM IST
Police said Amit Agarwal left a suicide not detailing his plans to kill his wife.
A grab of the closed-circuit television camera footage showing the assailants fleeing the spot after the attack in Janta Colony on Wednesday night.(HT PHOTO)
A grab of the closed-circuit television camera footage showing the assailants fleeing the spot after the attack in Janta Colony on Wednesday night.(HT PHOTO)

Motorcycle-borne men gun down shop owner, injure father in Ludhiana

Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON MAY 14, 2020 07:47 PM IST
Father’s cousin booked for murder; monetary dispute stated to be the reason behind the crime
HT Image
HT Image

3 wanted contract killers held after chase, encounter in Mohali

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON FEB 25, 2020 01:09 AM IST
One of the accused was also injured in the exchange of fire that took place near Mandi Chowk in Phase 11 around 7:30pm
Police commissioner Rakesh Agarwal addressing the media after the arrest of the accused in Ludhiana on Thursday.(Gurpreet Singh/HT)
Police commissioner Rakesh Agarwal addressing the media after the arrest of the accused in Ludhiana on Thursday.(Gurpreet Singh/HT)

Four land in police net for assault on Tharike patwari

By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2019 11:10 PM IST
Mullanpur Dakha patwari hired killers to eliminate the victim to get transferred to Tharike again; sharp-edged weapons, 7 two-wheelers also seized
Chairman of the Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL), Anil Kumar Chaudhary. (SAIL Website)
Chairman of the Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL), Anil Kumar Chaudhary. (SAIL Website)

SAIL chief attack was part of coal mafia murder plot

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Karn Pratap Singh
UPDATED ON SEP 09, 2019 10:27 PM IST
The attack on Chaudhary, near the city’s central HUDCO Place, was foiled by a passing police patrol, which arrested two of the four attackers in what seemed to be an incident of road rage. Two more were arrested later.
A debt-ridden businessman in Madhya Pradesh’s Sagar hired a contract killer to shoot his wife and daughter. He later committed suicide.
A debt-ridden businessman in Madhya Pradesh’s Sagar hired a contract killer to shoot his wife and daughter. He later committed suicide.

Under Rs 90 lakh debt, man hires shooters to murder family, kills himself

Hindustan Times, Bhopal/Sagar | By Anupam Pateriya
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2019 01:30 PM IST
The contract killer, Ranjan Rai, a resident of Bihar, has been arrested from West Bengal.
The police arrested the alleged contract killer, Kulveer Dagar, from southwest Delhi’s Najafgarh and recovered the weapon, which costs around Rs 6 lakh.(AFP File Photo)
The police arrested the alleged contract killer, Kulveer Dagar, from southwest Delhi’s Najafgarh and recovered the weapon, which costs around Rs 6 lakh.(AFP File Photo)

Man hires killer to eliminate wife’s ‘boyfriend’, pays him a gun

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Karn Pratap Singh
UPDATED ON JUL 27, 2019 05:31 PM IST
Officials said the man suspected his wife of being in a relationship with a businessman in his neighbourhood and he hired the killer to eliminate him.
The man gifted the contract killer an expensive Beretta pistol to use it and keep it as a payment for his wife’s alleged partner.(File photo for representation.)
The man gifted the contract killer an expensive Beretta pistol to use it and keep it as a payment for his wife’s alleged partner.(File photo for representation.)

Delhi man suspected neighbour of affair with his wife, hires contract killer

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Karn Pratap Singh
UPDATED ON JUL 26, 2019 05:03 PM IST
Police said the man suspected with wife of having an extramarital affair with a businessman in his colony.
A 52-year-old man, who was found dead in the servants quarters behind a MP’s bungalow in South Avenue on June 7, had been murdered by two hired killers, police said on Saturday.
A 52-year-old man, who was found dead in the servants quarters behind a MP’s bungalow in South Avenue on June 7, had been murdered by two hired killers, police said on Saturday.

South Avenue murder: Wife, her boyfriend among three nabbed

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUN 16, 2019 01:35 AM IST
The police said that the hit was put out by the 52-year-old man’s, Suresh Kumar, wife Anju, 34, and her boyfriend Shivam Thakur, 21, for Rs 7,000.
Naik said, the two men then gave contract to Kale, who further hired two budding criminals Dinesh and a minor boy from Ambedkar Nagar.(HT PHOTO)
Naik said, the two men then gave contract to Kale, who further hired two budding criminals Dinesh and a minor boy from Ambedkar Nagar.(HT PHOTO)

Man arrested for hiring 2 contract killers

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 21, 2019 05:57 AM IST
Police identified the arrested man as Rajender Kale, who hails from Dausa in Rajasthan, who used to live in Delhi’s Sangam Vihar. The police said Kale has previously been involved in case of murder in Ambedkar Nagar, and was out on bail when the murder took place.
The athlete allegedly took to the business after college when he quit sports because of a ligament tear.(HT PHoto)
The athlete allegedly took to the business after college when he quit sports because of a ligament tear.(HT PHoto)

Athlete-turned-bookie caught trying to sell unlicensed guns in Gurugram

Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Leena Dhankhar
UPDATED ON APR 19, 2019 09:26 AM IST
Police said national-level handball player was in debt and wanted to sell two of four guns so he could hire contract killer and eliminate his lenders
Pranay was hacked to death by contract killers allegedly hired by Amrutha’s father
Pranay was hacked to death by contract killers allegedly hired by Amrutha’s father

Valentines Day Special: Love Lives On

Hindustan Times | By Shara Prayag & Prerna Gauba
UPDATED ON FEB 14, 2019 12:25 PM IST
They lost the ones they loved to hate crimes and yet they believe that only love has the power to vanquish hatred. Here’s what these gritty people have to say on Valentine’s Day
Two months after tigress T-1, better known as Avni, was put down in Maharashtra by hired hunters on suspicions of having turned into a man-eater, the state animal welfare board has decided contract killing of ‘problematic’ animals will no longer be given to recreational or trophy hunters.(Vipin Kumar /HT PHOTO)
Two months after tigress T-1, better known as Avni, was put down in Maharashtra by hired hunters on suspicions of having turned into a man-eater, the state animal welfare board has decided contract killing of ‘problematic’ animals will no longer be given to recreational or trophy hunters.(Vipin Kumar /HT PHOTO)

After tigress Avni’s death, Maharashtra to stop hiring hunters to kill animals

Mumbai | By Badri Chatterjee
UPDATED ON JAN 12, 2019 07:47 AM IST
A resolution to this effect was passed by the board of 20 members, chaired by BJP MP Poonam Mahajan, during its meeting last month after advocate and member Ambika Hiranandani raised the issue.
One of India's most high-profile tiger hunts in decades ended November 2, 2018, when the mother of two 10-month old cubs — known to hunters as T1 but Avni to wildlife lovers — was shot dead in the jungles of Maharashtra, after being suspected of becoming a man-eater.(AFP)
One of India's most high-profile tiger hunts in decades ended November 2, 2018, when the mother of two 10-month old cubs — known to hunters as T1 but Avni to wildlife lovers — was shot dead in the jungles of Maharashtra, after being suspected of becoming a man-eater.(AFP)

After tigress Avni’s death, Maharashtra to stop hiring hunters to kill ‘problematic’ animals

Hindustan Times | By Badri Chatterjee, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JAN 12, 2019 12:42 AM IST
A resolution to this effect was passed by the state animal welfare board, chaired by BJP MP Poonam Mahajan, during its meeting last month
Angel Gupta was arrested for the murder of a government school teacher in Delhi. According to police, Guta plotted the murder because she was in a relationship with the victim’s husband and wanted to eliminate her.(Photo Courtesy: Angel Gupta Website)
Angel Gupta was arrested for the murder of a government school teacher in Delhi. According to police, Guta plotted the murder because she was in a relationship with the victim’s husband and wanted to eliminate her.(Photo Courtesy: Angel Gupta Website)

Model, held for murder of Delhi school teacher, paid 2.5 lakh to contract killers

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Karn Pratap Singh
UPDATED ON NOV 03, 2018 09:09 AM IST
Sunita, a teacher of a government school in Sonepat in Haryana, was found murdered on the streets of Bawana on October 29. She had sustained three bullet wounds. Sunita’s children and her other family members also confirmed that her husband was in an extramarital affair with the model Angel Gupta since 2012 .

Ludhiana-based industrialist hired contract killer for 15 lakh to murder wife’s paramour

Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 13, 2018 10:54 AM IST
Killer was to use contract money to finance his wedding.
On May 21, Anil Khera (in picture) was gunned down in Sahibabad. On Sunday Delhi Police arrested his son allegedly for getting Khera killed.(HT photo)
On May 21, Anil Khera (in picture) was gunned down in Sahibabad. On Sunday Delhi Police arrested his son allegedly for getting Khera killed.(HT photo)

Delhi man gambles away money, hires killers for Rs 5 lakh to kill father and take over his business

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 09, 2018 09:41 AM IST
Businessman Anil Khera was gunned down on May 21 while he was on his way back from a meeting in Ghaziabad. On Sunday, his son was arrested for allegedly having him killed in order to take over his business.
Three suspects have been arrested, including the woman’s elder brother Varut Rattanasajjakit, the alleged mastermind accused of paying the killers.(Picture for representation)
Three suspects have been arrested, including the woman’s elder brother Varut Rattanasajjakit, the alleged mastermind accused of paying the killers.(Picture for representation)

UK millionaire, wife found buried in 6-foot-deep graves in Thailand villa

Bangkok | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 25, 2018 05:40 PM IST
Alan Hogg was shot while his Thai wife Nhot Suddaen was bludgeoned to death with a hammer at their villa in the northern province of Phrae by contract killers allegedly hired by the woman’s brother due to a long-running family feud, say police.
Perumalla Pranay Kumar (left) was hacked in front of his pregnant wife Amrutha Varshini (right) in Telangana.(HT photo)
Perumalla Pranay Kumar (left) was hacked in front of his pregnant wife Amrutha Varshini (right) in Telangana.(HT photo)

Telangana Dalit Christian killing: How man with ISI links , politician planned the murder

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON SEP 19, 2018 10:55 AM IST
A 24-year-old Dalit Christian was hacked to death in Telangana’s Miryalguda on September 14 allegedly at the behest of his wife’s upper caste realtor father .
The accused were arrested by the counter-intelligence wing of the Punjab Police on Wednesday(Getty Images/ Representative image)
The accused were arrested by the counter-intelligence wing of the Punjab Police on Wednesday(Getty Images/ Representative image)

Three ‘contract killers’ involved in Ludhiana’s Rinkle murder case held

Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2018 08:44 PM IST
Rinkle was killed at his house in Ludhiana on July 20 this year. The ‘contract killers’ were allegedly hired by Jatinder Pal Singh Sunny, the son of Ludhiana Congress councillor Gurdip Singh
HDFC Bank VP Siddharth Sanghvi was found murdered four days after he went missing in Mumbai.
HDFC Bank VP Siddharth Sanghvi was found murdered four days after he went missing in Mumbai.

HDFC bank executive was murdered in robbery attempt, not by office rivals: Police

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2018 12:12 AM IST
The Mumbai Police said on Monday that the Vice-President of HDFC Bank Siddharth Sanghvi was killed in a robbery attempt and not by any contract killer as was suspected by some.
A few weeks back, Santosh Jha’s close associate Abhisekh Jha was killed in a similar fashion on the Motihari court premises. No group has claimed responsibility for Tuesday’s murder yet.(Picture for representation)
A few weeks back, Santosh Jha’s close associate Abhisekh Jha was killed in a similar fashion on the Motihari court premises. No group has claimed responsibility for Tuesday’s murder yet.(Picture for representation)

Dreaded gangster gunned down on court premises in Bihar’s Sitamarhi

Patna | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 29, 2018 01:18 PM IST
Police said Santosh Jha killed two engineers in Darbhanga on December 26, 2015 , following their construction company’s denial to pay up extortion money. On Tuesday, he was being produced for a hearing in the case.
The accused, a contract killer, has been identified as Iftiak Ali Khan.(HT FILE)
The accused, a contract killer, has been identified as Iftiak Ali Khan.(HT FILE)

Man wanted for 80-yr-old’s murder in Guj held in Mumbai

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent, Manish Pathak
UPDATED ON JUN 20, 2018 12:30 AM IST
During investigation, Ahmedabad police learnt that there was some property dispute between the victim and her son in-law, Ramesh Patel. The latter had given contract of 5 lakh to Khan to kill his mother-in-law.

Mumbai man dies at hands of hitmen hired by his wife for 30 lakh

Hindustan Times | By Sajana Nambiar, Kalyan
PUBLISHED ON JUN 03, 2018 12:59 AM IST
The police said the accused killed her husband because he constantly picked a fight with her for her incessant chatting over her phone
In a career-defining performance, Joaquin Phoenix plays a fully realised tragic hero unhinged by the paternal abuse he suffered in his own childhood.
In a career-defining performance, Joaquin Phoenix plays a fully realised tragic hero unhinged by the paternal abuse he suffered in his own childhood.

Prepare to be slayed: Rashid Irani reviews You Were Never Really Here

Hindustan Times | By Rashid Irani
PUBLISHED ON JUN 02, 2018 05:16 PM IST
A contract killer battles his demons while trying to rescue a teen from a trafficking ring. It sounds gruesome, but this is a moving film executed with incredible restraint.
The woman told the police that she gave Rs 50,000 to contract killers to murder her son.(AFP FILE PHOTO)
The woman told the police that she gave Rs 50,000 to contract killers to murder her son.(AFP FILE PHOTO)

Woman arrested for hiring contract killers to murder son in Patna

Hindustan Times, Patna | By Mukesh Kumar MIshra, Patna
UPDATED ON MAY 11, 2018 09:13 PM IST
Renu plotted her son’s murder as she was fed up of his eve-teasing, taking loans from locals and not returning them, police said quoting her.
SHARE
Story Saved