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The victim has since regained the use of one eye after receiving specialist treatment at Amman's King Hussein Hospital ordered by King Abdullah II but he lost both hands to his assailants' vendetta against his father.
Published on Mar 17, 2021 05:43 PM IST
Five months into her new maid's employment, Gaiyathiri Murugayan began abusing her, punching and stamping on her and starving her until she was only 24-kgs, reported Channel News Asia.
Published on Feb 24, 2021 09:18 AM IST
PTI | , Singapore
The Modus Operandi Bureau (MOB), the database, will have over 100 modus operandi or trademark of criminals/accused persons involved in crimes till date.
Updated on Jan 04, 2021 01:46 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Neeraj Chauhan
Physical participation in the crime is not necessary for an accused facing “common intention” charges to be convicted in murder cases, the Bombay high court’s Nagpur bench observed on Tuesday
Published on Dec 26, 2020 02:11 PM IST
Bombay, Hindustan Times |Kanchan Chaudhari
A 14-year-old girl was allegedly abducted and raped by three men in Uttarakhand’s Nainital, police officials said on Thursday. She was found unconscious in a forest, the officials said.
Updated on Dec 04, 2020 08:40 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Haldwani |HT Correspondent
The number of rape cases in Mumbai went up from 728 in 2015-2016 to 904 in 2019-2020 (a 24% increase), according to the city-based Praja Foundation report released on Thursday
Updated on Nov 27, 2020 12:38 AM IST
, MumbaiManish K Pathak and Charul Shah
A 20-year-old woman has accused a man of abducting and raping her for 14 days while keeping her in his captivity in a jungle near Mandana town of Kota district, police said on Wednesday.
Updated on Nov 25, 2020 10:28 PM IST
Kota |Press Trust of India | Posted by Niyati Singh
During the initial interrogation, the suspect Ramakant said he was angry with his wife for being overly involved with her side of the family and “neglecting their three children”, said an official.
Updated on Nov 23, 2020 10:05 PM IST
Naveen Sharma (29), Jatin (27) and the paternal aunt (26) of the minor were arrested under the POCSO Act after the victim’s grandmother filed a complaint with the police
Updated on Nov 22, 2020 10:23 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Panchkula | HT Correspondent
Dubbed the ‘Yorkshire Ripper’, Sutcliffe hit headlines across the globe with his killings that he believed were prompted by the “voice of god.”
Updated on Nov 13, 2020 04:15 PM IST
Hindustan Times, London |Prasun Sonwalkar , edited by Vinod Janardhanan
Racitalal, 33, stabbed a 10-year-old boy, a woman in her 30s and a man in his 70s. In another incident, a five-year-old girl was hit with a car.
Updated on Nov 09, 2020 07:55 PM IST
Hindustan Times, London |Prasun Sonwalkar , edited by Vinod Janardhanan
A 32-year-old accountant working with two transport companies in Azadpur died after he was stabbed multiple times and robbed of his bag containing around Rs 2.16 lakh by unknown assailants near the Zakhira flyover in west Delhi’s Moti Nagar on Tuesday night, the police said
Updated on Nov 05, 2020 02:36 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent, New Delhi
A 23-year-old man, who allegedly bullied and extorted money from five drummers in his neighbourhood, was bludgeoned to death with a spade allegedly by the five men on Tuesday evening, police said.
Updated on Nov 05, 2020 03:16 AM IST
A 30-year-old woman was gang-raped and threatened in the parking space of Baba Saheb Ambedkar (BSA) Hospital in outer Delhi’s Rohini, allegedly by a security guard and two former bouncers of the hospital early Friday morning, the police said.
Updated on Nov 04, 2020 02:39 AM IST
A man and his wife have been arrested for allegedly murdering the woman’s 17-year-old niece at their home in northeast Delhi’s Tahirpur and stuffing her body in their bed box last month, police said on Monday.
Updated on Nov 03, 2020 05:21 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Karn Pratap Singh
During investigation, police got inputs about the involvement of her parents in the crime. They took the woman to a place near the Alapur railway tracks and hacked her to death with an axe, police said.
Published on Nov 02, 2020 08:11 PM IST
Pratapgarh |Press Trust of India | Posted by Deepali Sharma
He used a Japanese katana sword for the attacks which took place at four locations in the city.
Updated on Nov 02, 2020 11:59 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Toronto |Anirudh Bhattacharyya I edited by Vinod Janardhanan
The incident occurred when the girl was returning home after buying medicines from a local market.
Published on Oct 18, 2020 12:24 PM IST
Varanasi |HT Correspondent | Edited by Joydeep Gupta
The accused allegedly wanted money to start a restaurant.
Published on Oct 17, 2020 04:01 PM IST
Udaipur |Sohail Khan
The first study of its kind found that people who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer or gender non-conforming are nearly four times as likely to be victims of violent crime than those outside such communities.
Updated on Oct 03, 2020 09:17 PM IST
Phoenix |Associated Press | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
The incident that took place in Sanquelim, a town around 30-km north of the state capital Panaji. The accused has been arrested.
Updated on Oct 02, 2020 01:06 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Panaji |Gerard de Souza
Two people were arrested in Badhalganj town here on Wednesday for allegedly beating up a man after a purported video of the incident surfaced online, police said.
Updated on Sep 09, 2020 10:58 PM IST
Gorakhpur |Press Trust of India | Posted by Niyati Singh
The two fled the crime scene but were caught late Tuesday night along with the murder weapon, said deputy commissioner of police (northeast) Ved Prakash Surya.
Updated on Sep 09, 2020 10:30 PM IST
Two men were stabbed to death by their third roommate in west Delhi’s Raghubir Nagar on Monday after an altercation over payment of rent.
Updated on Sep 02, 2020 01:38 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |HT Correspondent
Citing recent cases of crime in some parts of the state, Mayawati demanded strict action against those involved in them .
Updated on Aug 24, 2020 03:01 PM IST
Lucknow |Press Trust of India | Posted by Prashasti Singh
The deaths came to light when the deceased’s aunt, who lived with them, knocked on the bedroom door and did not receive any response, the official said.
Updated on Aug 19, 2020 11:42 AM IST
Nagpur |Press Trust of India | Posted by Anubha Rohatgi
According to the villagers, Munshio Mahto’s family had accused Geeta of practising witchcraft and threatened to kill her after Mahto’s son died due to some illness about two weeks ago.
Updated on Aug 17, 2020 10:38 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dhanbad |Subhash Mishra | Edited by Anubha Rohatgi
A police officer said initial investigation indicated that the girl was raped. He added that the sketch of the suspected criminal has been released and various police teams assigned the task of tracing and nabbing the culprit.
Updated on Aug 10, 2020 12:53 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Meerut |HT Correspondent |Edited by Anubha Rohatgi
Assistant commissioner of police (crime against women), Faridabad, Dharna Yadav, said in the past eight years, the accused has been involved in various crimes and has been to jail on several occasions.
Updated on Aug 10, 2020 01:12 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | Leena Dhankhar, Gurugram
The bench said any liberal approach by imposing meagre sentences or taking a lenient view of the crimes against women would be counter-productive in the long run and against societal interests.
Published on Aug 08, 2020 02:03 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai |Kanchan Chaudhari