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Businessman counting money, Indian Rupee currency, in the envelope just given by his partner after making an agreement in private dark room - loan, briberry and corruption scam concepts (Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Inter-state gang selling PG medical seats busted; scores of students cheated

By Shruti Tomar, Bhopal
UPDATED ON MAR 17, 2021 04:11 PM IST
The investigating officer said details of several students, who were in touch with the agency were obtained in the raid on the consultancy firm and the name of the kingpin, one Vishal Kumar was revealed.
Vishal had links with the infamous Lawrence Vishnoi gang of western Rajasthan(Sourced Photo)
Vishal had links with the infamous Lawrence Vishnoi gang of western Rajasthan(Sourced Photo)

Man behind extortion, death threats to Rajasthan BJP leader idolises Dawood

By Aabshar Hassan Quazi | Edited by Abhinav Sahay, Kota
UPDATED ON JAN 23, 2021 01:06 PM IST
  • The accused put up the warning against the corporator on his facebook page and made offers to hire contract killers, following which, police’s cyber cell traced and nabbed him
Criminal with knife weapon threatening woman and child in underpass crime(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Criminal with knife weapon threatening woman and child in underpass crime(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Similar pattern in murders help MP police nab killer in Bhopal

Hindustan Times, Bhopal | By Shruti Tomar | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
UPDATED ON JAN 06, 2021 12:58 PM IST
In 2000, Sen had killed five people in Vidisha district in a similar fashion after blindfolding the five victims on the pretext of performing a special ritual to help them find a hidden treasure.
Police produce the murder accused Harnek Singh in court, who was arrested for his wife's murder at their residence in DLF phase-2 last week, in Gurugram, on October 26, 2018.(Parveen Kumar/HT Photo)
Police produce the murder accused Harnek Singh in court, who was arrested for his wife's murder at their residence in DLF phase-2 last week, in Gurugram, on October 26, 2018.(Parveen Kumar/HT Photo)

76-year-old convicted killer slits wife’s throat to cover up another murder

Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Leena Dhankhar
UPDATED ON OCT 27, 2018 09:20 AM IST
Harnek Singh Dhillon murdered his 72-year-old wife who was pressing him to confess to murdering a businessman. Police say Dhillon tried to mislead his wife’s murder as a suicide pact by injuring himself too.
Anil Antil at the spot where judge Krishan Kant’s wife and son were shot by his personal security officer. Antil said nobody came forward to help him to take the victims to the hospital.(Parveen Kumar/HT Photo)
Anil Antil at the spot where judge Krishan Kant’s wife and son were shot by his personal security officer. Antil said nobody came forward to help him to take the victims to the hospital.(Parveen Kumar/HT Photo)

People clicked photos as judge’s wife, son bled on road, recounts witness at Gurugram shooting

Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Leena Dhankhar
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2018 05:03 PM IST
Ritu Garg, 38, and Dhruv Garg, 18, were shot by the judge’s personal security officer, Mahipal Singh, in broad daylight at Arcadia Market in Sector 49. Ritu died due to excessive bleeding later that night and Dhruv was declared brain dead on Tuesday.
Sangita Yadav, police inspector, said,"The victim has paid Rs 3.28 lakh through 15 different transactions in six different bank accounts."(BLOOMBERG NEWS/ Representative photo)
Sangita Yadav, police inspector, said,"The victim has paid Rs 3.28 lakh through 15 different transactions in six different bank accounts."(BLOOMBERG NEWS/ Representative photo)

Not so lucky: Conmen use Kaun Banega Crorepati ruse to rob woman of Rs 3.28 lakh over a year

Hindustan Times, Pune | By Shrinivas Deshpande, Pune
UPDATED ON OCT 20, 2018 09:40 PM IST
In her complaint, filed with the Sinhgad police station, Kumbhar detailed the scam starting in July 2017, when she first got a phone call from Rajkumar, informing her that she has won Rs 25 lakh and a car, as part of a 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' lucky draw.
The complaint in the matter was filed by Pravin Zunjar,29 resident of Nanekarwadi who claimed that the eight- month-old Sahil died because of disputes between husband and wife.(Shutterstock/ Representative photo)
The complaint in the matter was filed by Pravin Zunjar,29 resident of Nanekarwadi who claimed that the eight- month-old Sahil died because of disputes between husband and wife.(Shutterstock/ Representative photo)

Man allegedly kills 8-month-old son in fit of rage after wife leaves him

Hindustan Times, Pune | By Shrinivas Deshpande, Pune
UPDATED ON OCT 20, 2018 08:47 PM IST
According to police, the man drowned his infant in a water tank after a dispute with his wife. 
Self-styled godman Rampal being brought to court in Chandigarh in 2014. Rampal was arrested that year 2014 following a days-long standoff between the police and his supporters in which six people died and hundreds were injured.(AP)
Self-styled godman Rampal being brought to court in Chandigarh in 2014. Rampal was arrested that year 2014 following a days-long standoff between the police and his supporters in which six people died and hundreds were injured.(AP)

Self-styled godman Rampal gets another life term for murder, 13 followers also sentenced

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 17, 2018 12:39 PM IST
A court pronounced the verdict in the 2014 case after four women and one child were found dead on his Satlok Asharam premises when the police barged into the ashram on the orders of Punjab and Haryana High Court.
The regulatory agency suspended the license of the funeral home in April after inspectors found decomposing embalmed bodies and other violations.(Reuters File Photo/Representative image)
The regulatory agency suspended the license of the funeral home in April after inspectors found decomposing embalmed bodies and other violations.(Reuters File Photo/Representative image)

Bodies of 11 babies found hidden in ceiling of closed Detroit funeral home

Detroit | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON OCT 13, 2018 01:21 PM IST
Detroit police say eight or nine bodies were found in a cardboard box and the others in one or more caskets, all hidden in a ceiling. Police ordered a search of the building to ensure there are no additional bodies inside.
Suraj, a first-year civil engineering student, lived with his parents and 16-year-old sister. Police said he was disinterested in academics, but had developed an obsession for online gaming.(Getty Images/iStockphoto/Representative Image)
Suraj, a first-year civil engineering student, lived with his parents and 16-year-old sister. Police said he was disinterested in academics, but had developed an obsession for online gaming.(Getty Images/iStockphoto/Representative Image)

Delhi teen’s obsession with gaming led him to stab parents, sister to death

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Shiv Sunny
UPDATED ON OCT 12, 2018 09:21 AM IST
Nineteen-year-old Suraj and eight of his friends had rented a one-bedroom flat in Mehrauli to play computer games since his parents wouldn’t allow it at home.
AAP leader Naveen Das was found charred to death under mysterious circumstances inside his Maruti Brezza car on the Loni-Bhopra Road in Ghaziabad early on Friday morning.(HT Photo)
AAP leader Naveen Das was found charred to death under mysterious circumstances inside his Maruti Brezza car on the Loni-Bhopra Road in Ghaziabad early on Friday morning.(HT Photo)

Gay partner drugged AAP leader, robbed then burnt him alive in his car for allegedly blackmailing him, say police

Hindustan Times, Ghaziabad | By Peeyush Khandelwal
UPDATED ON OCT 11, 2018 04:36 PM IST
Ghaziabad Police say the prime accused was in a homosexual relationship with Naveen Das, the AAP leader who was burnt alive in his car last week. The accused alleges that Das was blackmailing him into living with him .
Delhi Police cordon off the crime scene in Vasant Kunj where three of a family were found stabbed to death inside their home.(HT Photo)
Delhi Police cordon off the crime scene in Vasant Kunj where three of a family were found stabbed to death inside their home.(HT Photo)

Delhi couple, daughter stabbed to death at their Vasant Kunj home, injured 18-year-old son among suspects

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Karn Pratap Singh
UPDATED ON OCT 10, 2018 12:29 PM IST
The teenager, who was inside the house at the time of the crime, raised the alarm and led neighbours to the two rooms where his parents and 16-year-old sister were found unconscious and bleeding with multiple stab wounds.
Drug gangs often leave severed heads as a warning to rivals or authorities.(Reuters File Photo/Representative image)
Drug gangs often leave severed heads as a warning to rivals or authorities.(Reuters File Photo/Representative image)

6 human heads found in cooler on a road in Mexico’s Sonora

Mexico City | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON SEP 15, 2018 04:32 PM IST
A Sonora official who was not authorised to be quoted by name says the grisly artifact was reported to an emergency number.
Kunal Trivedi and wife Kavita. Trivedi allegedly killed his wife and teenage daughter before hanging himself.(HT Photo)
Kunal Trivedi and wife Kavita. Trivedi allegedly killed his wife and teenage daughter before hanging himself.(HT Photo)

Gujarat family of 3 found dead, man blames ‘dark forces’ in suicide note

Hindustan Times, Ahmedabad | By Hiral Dave
UPDATED ON SEP 13, 2018 11:42 AM IST
Kunal Trivedi, a businessman, had allegedly left a three-page suicide note in which he blamed ‘dark forces’ for becoming an alcoholic, and eventually the deaths. He also said had his mother understood him, things would’ve been different.
The child was accused of stealing a pair of slippers.(HT Photo)
The child was accused of stealing a pair of slippers.(HT Photo)

Doctor’s attendant in Ghaziabad shackles minor with chain for allegedly stealing slippers, arrested

Hindustan Times, Ghaziabad | By Peeyush Khandelwal
UPDATED ON SEP 13, 2018 09:42 AM IST
A photographer with a local newspaper saw the child chained to a pole and clicked pictures to inform the police. The child was unchained shortly after and the attendant was arrested on Wednesday.
The incident happened in northwest Delhi’s Mukundpur.(Burhaan Kinu/HT File Photo)
The incident happened in northwest Delhi’s Mukundpur.(Burhaan Kinu/HT File Photo)

Delhi teen beaten to death for allegedly breaking into a house, stealing

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2018 02:30 PM IST
Police said the owner caught the boy after he allegedly broke into the house, leading to several people beating the boy the up.
A 35-year-old man’s right hand was chopped off by a family after a dispute over missing cows in a village in Madhya Pradesh’s Raisen district, police said on Monday.(File Photo)
A 35-year-old man’s right hand was chopped off by a family after a dispute over missing cows in a village in Madhya Pradesh’s Raisen district, police said on Monday.(File Photo)

Man’s hand chopped off after dispute over missing cows in Madhya Pradesh village

Hindustan Times, Raisen (MP) | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 03, 2018 05:47 PM IST
None of the villagers allegedly came to Sahu’s help while he was being attacked. A video of the incident showing Sahu lying on the ground with his arm severed and legs tied asking for water has emerged.
A man was found hanging from a ceiling fan inside his home in Allahabad, on Monday.(ANI/Twitter)
A man was found hanging from a ceiling fan inside his home in Allahabad, on Monday.(ANI/Twitter)

Man found hanging at home, wife stuffed in a fridge, daughters in suitcase and almirah in UP

Hindustan Times, Allahabad | By HT Correspondent, Allahabad
UPDATED ON AUG 21, 2018 10:03 AM IST
The man’s body was found hanging from a ceiling fan while the bodies of two daughters were found in suitcase and almirah and a third in the room, it was reported. Police said it appeared the man killed his family before committing suicide.
The gang of youths had barged into the girl’s house when her family was not at home, and set her ablaze.(Sonu Mehta/HT File Photo)
The gang of youths had barged into the girl’s house when her family was not at home, and set her ablaze.(Sonu Mehta/HT File Photo)

Youth barge into girl’s home, set her on fire after family complains of harassment

Hindustan Times, Meerut | By S Raju
UPDATED ON AUG 19, 2018 12:53 PM IST
According to the girl’s family, the gang of youths often harassed her while she was on her way to her coaching institute. One of them gave her a mobile phone to talk to her.
Police recovered the children’s bodies from the river and send them for a post-mortem examination.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Police recovered the children’s bodies from the river and send them for a post-mortem examination.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

‘I killed them’, Andhra man told wife after throwing sons off bridge: Cops

Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON AUG 06, 2018 04:13 PM IST
The accused allegedly pushed the children off a bridge over the Neeva river, then called up his wife to say that he had killed them.
Mumbai Police accuse elderly police of assault and molestation. He later killed himself. (Representative photo)(Shakti Yadav/ HT file photo)
Mumbai Police accuse elderly police of assault and molestation. He later killed himself. (Representative photo)(Shakti Yadav/ HT file photo)

61-yr-old molests and attacks doctor with hammer, commits suicide in Mumbai

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 06, 2018 05:51 PM IST
Mumbai police say elderly man attacked doctor, his neigbour, after getting into her home.
Prachi Zade was first followed by Akash Pawar before he accosted her on the road and then stabbed her. Zade’s family had filled a complaint earlier this year claiming Pawar was stalking her.(Praful Gangurde/HT Photo)
Prachi Zade was first followed by Akash Pawar before he accosted her on the road and then stabbed her. Zade’s family had filled a complaint earlier this year claiming Pawar was stalking her.(Praful Gangurde/HT Photo)

Stalker stabs 20-year-old woman to death on Mumbai highway after demanding answer to his proposal

Hindustan Times, Thane | By Arvind Walmiki, Thane
UPDATED ON AUG 05, 2018 09:22 AM IST
A 25-year-old youth stabbed Prachi Zade in broad daylight off Eastern Express highway because he wanted an answer to his ‘proposal’.
(Getty Images/iStockphoto/Representative image)
(Getty Images/iStockphoto/Representative image)

Woman suffocates to death after husband glues her eyes, nose, mouth shut in MP

Vidisha (Madhya Pradesh) | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON AUG 04, 2018 06:28 PM IST
The man sent his two sons out of the house before murdering his wife. He was reported to the police by his 15 year-old son.
Florida man with no arms has been charged with stabbing a Chicago tourist.(AFP Photo)
Florida man with no arms has been charged with stabbing a Chicago tourist.(AFP Photo)

Homeless Florida man with no arms charged with stabbing tourist using scissors

Miami | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON JUL 12, 2018 04:09 PM IST
The Miami Herald reports that the man is a popular fixture in the area, known for painting on canvases along a trendy spot in South Beach.
Four accused tied the victim to a tree and allegedly raped her. On seeing flashlights of a vehicle in the area, the accused fled the spot leaving the victim there.(HT File Photo)
Four accused tied the victim to a tree and allegedly raped her. On seeing flashlights of a vehicle in the area, the accused fled the spot leaving the victim there.(HT File Photo)

With promise of job, 19-year-old woman lured by couple and gang-raped by 3 men in MP

Dewas | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2018 05:39 PM IST
Police arrested a couple who called the young woman to Dewas for a job. When the woman arrived, she was picked up by the man who took her to a deserted place where she was raped.
Relatives mourn after 11 members of a family were found dead at home in north Delhi’s Burari area, on July 1, 2018.(PTI Photo)
Relatives mourn after 11 members of a family were found dead at home in north Delhi’s Burari area, on July 1, 2018.(PTI Photo)

Handwritten notes indicate Delhi family believed God would save them the moment they hanged themselves, say police

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Karn Pratap Singh
UPDATED ON JUL 02, 2018 10:10 AM IST
A family of 11 were found dead – 10 of whom were found hanging – at their home in north Delhi’s Burari area. Police said clues in the house indicated the family observed some spiritual or mystical practices.
Relatives mourn outside the house, where 11 members of a family were found dead inside their home in north Delhi’s Sant Nagar near Burari on Sunday morning, in New Delhi on July 1, 2018.(Raj K Raj/HT Photo)
Relatives mourn outside the house, where 11 members of a family were found dead inside their home in north Delhi’s Sant Nagar near Burari on Sunday morning, in New Delhi on July 1, 2018.(Raj K Raj/HT Photo)

Delhi family turned deeply religious after an accident and ‘miracle’ 10 years back: Relatives

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Karn Pratap Singh and Shiv Sunny
UPDATED ON JUL 02, 2018 01:41 PM IST
The two men, seven women and two boys girls were found hanging in Delhi’s Burari from an iron grill used as a ventilator in the courtyard.
(Representative image)
(Representative image)

Man murdered, buried, dug up and then chopped into pieces in Hoshiarpur

Hindustan Times, Amritsar | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 30, 2018 09:46 PM IST
A special police team was set up to arrest the accused after the victim’s father expressed suspicion that his son might have been kidnapped.
Based on the medical examination of the girl and the doctor’s statement, police booked Irfan for kidnapping and rape and also under sections of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.(AP)
Based on the medical examination of the girl and the doctor’s statement, police booked Irfan for kidnapping and rape and also under sections of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.(AP)

Youth rapes 8-year-old, slits her throat and leaves her for dead in Mandsaur; cops catch him in 24 hours

Hindustan Times, Bhopal/Mandsaur | By Rohit Soni
UPDATED ON JUN 30, 2018 08:13 AM IST
Irfan Khan, a labourer in a local market, had raped the girl in a secluded place and then left her for dead after slitting her throat. The child is in a critical but stable condition in an Indore hospital.
The woman was raped on Monday night and has been admitted in a hospital in Durgapur.(Reuters File Photo)
The woman was raped on Monday night and has been admitted in a hospital in Durgapur.(Reuters File Photo)

Man arrested for raping 75-year-old in her daughter’s home in Bengal

Hindustan Times, Midnapore | By Koushik Dutta, Midnapore
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2018 04:22 PM IST
The accused broke the window grille of the bedroom to gain access and then gagged the woman before raping her.
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