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Three die as car plunges into gorge in Chamba

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times/Dharamshala, Dharamshala
UPDATED ON NOV 27, 2020 01:05 AM IST
The accident took place on Chamba-Khajjiar road
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The number of suicide deaths in June 2019 in Pune was 47, while till June 19 this year, 42 cases have already been reported.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
The number of suicide deaths in June 2019 in Pune was 47, while till June 19 this year, 42 cases have already been reported.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

More suicide deaths reported in May as compared to past two months

By Shalaka Shinde | Hindustan Times, Pune
PUBLISHED ON JUN 21, 2020 04:47 PM IST
While police have attributed “family connect” as the reason for fewer cases in April and March, psychiatrists cite Covid-19 induced financial distress for disturbing mental health issues post May
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Body of missing chemist found near Rohini park

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 16, 2020 06:08 AM IST
The chemist, Ashish Gupta, lived with his father, wife and two children. He used to run his medical store from the ground floor of the same building.
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Police inspecting at the spot where the girl burnt herself in Panchkula on Thursday night.(HT Photo)
Police inspecting at the spot where the girl burnt herself in Panchkula on Thursday night.(HT Photo)
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Mechanic bludgeons mother to death in Patiala, injures wife, three children

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Patiala
PUBLISHED ON NOV 09, 2019 10:46 PM IST
Survivors undergoing treatment at Chandigarh hospital
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Samana couple dies as car hits stationary trailer

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Patiala
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2019 11:30 PM IST
Another person injured in the collision; One of the victims was going to see a doctor
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Body found in Ludhiana village: Victim was strangled to death, reveals postmortem report

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON OCT 10, 2019 10:49 PM IST
Involvement of more than two persons suspected, say cops; add that victim was killed somewhere else and body was dumped in Gill Village
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The Supreme Court on Friday referred its March 2018 verdict banning automatic arrests in cases involving crimes against underprivileged classes to a three-judge bench.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
The Supreme Court on Friday referred its March 2018 verdict banning automatic arrests in cases involving crimes against underprivileged classes to a three-judge bench.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)

Supreme Court refers Centre’s plea on SC/ST act to larger bench

By HT Correspondent | New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 13, 2019 11:51 PM IST
The apex court had last year banned automatic arrests and registration of cases under the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, triggering protests in many parts of the country against dilution of the law that was designed to protect marginalised communities from abuse and discrimination.
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The Centre first filed a review petition in the Supreme Court but the court didn’t immediately stay its verdict.(HT file photo)
The Centre first filed a review petition in the Supreme Court but the court didn’t immediately stay its verdict.(HT file photo)

Supreme Court’s 2018 verdict diluting Dalit atrocity law to be reviewed by 3-judge bench

By Ashok Bagriya | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 13, 2019 05:18 PM IST
The top court had last year banned automatic arrests and registration of cases under the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989, triggering protests in parts of the country.
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A 40-year-old ragpicker was killed after a box containing a chemical substance exploded on a footpath in Hyderabad.(GETTY IMAGES.)
A 40-year-old ragpicker was killed after a box containing a chemical substance exploded on a footpath in Hyderabad.(GETTY IMAGES.)

Ragpicker killed after chemical explosion in Hyderabad

By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Hindustan Times, Hyderabad
UPDATED ON SEP 08, 2019 04:30 PM IST
Shamshabad Deputy Commissioner of Police N Prakash Reddy said the incident occurred at around 10.45 am, when Mohammad Ali, a ragpicker, sitting on the footpath adjacent to the P V Narasimha Rao Expressway between pillar no. 279 and 280 tried to open a plastic box which he had collected along with other scrap.
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Police at the crime scene in the B-Tank area of Patiala on Wednesday(HT Photo)
Police at the crime scene in the B-Tank area of Patiala on Wednesday(HT Photo)

3.3 lakh looted from Patiala trader

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Chandigarh, Patiala
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2019 11:18 PM IST
Prima facie, it appears the accused knew the victim and his routine and were aware that he carried cash after shutting his shop.
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The law does not take into account the nature of crime, instead decides on the basis of number of years a convict has been put to jail by a court. Section 11 of the Act has provisions under which the Election Commission of India can remove any disqualification or reduce the period of any such disqualification.(HT image)
The law does not take into account the nature of crime, instead decides on the basis of number of years a convict has been put to jail by a court. Section 11 of the Act has provisions under which the Election Commission of India can remove any disqualification or reduce the period of any such disqualification.(HT image)

Allowing convicts with up to 2-yr jail term contest polls requires scrutiny: HC

By HT Correspondent | CHANDIGARH
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2019 01:54 AM IST
As a result, the law not only allows a convict to contest elections, but also allows a convicted member of the House to continue to hold seat, while serving his sentence.
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There are four fire stations of BNCMC, which cater to approximately 13 to 14 lakh people. The fire department has four fire tenders out of which one is under repair.(HT Photo)
There are four fire stations of BNCMC, which cater to approximately 13 to 14 lakh people. The fire department has four fire tenders out of which one is under repair.(HT Photo)

Fire destroys two godowns in Bhiwandi, Mumbai

By Sajana Nambiar | Hindustan Times, Bhiwandi
UPDATED ON JUL 24, 2019 03:58 AM IST
The fire that broke out in Gayatri compound in Prerna complex near Anjur Phata in Val village was brought under control by 9.30am. The cooling operations went on till late in the evening.
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The retaining wall that collapsed was of Alcon Stylus housing society in Kondhwa area.(Shankar Narayan/ HT Photo)
The retaining wall that collapsed was of Alcon Stylus housing society in Kondhwa area.(Shankar Narayan/ HT Photo)

15, including 4 children, crushed in midnight wall collapse in Pune

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON MAY 26, 2020 09:52 PM IST
As per initial reports, the wall collapsed on a slum where labourers were staying.
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The government’s public works department (PWD), which maintains these bungalows and many other official buildings, owes the BMC Rs 8 crore in water bills too.(HT Photo)
The government’s public works department (PWD), which maintains these bungalows and many other official buildings, owes the BMC Rs 8 crore in water bills too.(HT Photo)

Maharashtra owes BMC Rs 45L for water bills of VIP homes

By HT Correspondent | Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2019 07:46 AM IST
Revenue minister Chandrakant Patil, however, told the legislative council that all dues related to the CM’s bungalow have been cleared in September 2018.
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Police are probing if the murder is a result of property dispute but are yet to find any evidence to support this.(Burhaan Kinu/HT Photo)
Police are probing if the murder is a result of property dispute but are yet to find any evidence to support this.(Burhaan Kinu/HT Photo)

Two glasses, a pack of cigarettes that hold clue to three murders in Delhi

By Karn Pratap Singh | New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 24, 2019 10:52 AM IST
The police suspect that the nursing attendant, Khushbu Nautiyal, may have unknowingly let a ‘friend’ or a ‘known person’ inside the house without realising that her act could prove fatal.
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Karan Oberoi was accused of raping a woman on the pretext of marriage.(HT Photo)
Karan Oberoi was accused of raping a woman on the pretext of marriage.(HT Photo)

Karan Oberoi case: After lawyer, woman held for staging attack on self

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 18, 2019 08:52 AM IST
On May 25, the woman approached the police saying she was attacked by two bike-borne accused
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A caller informed the police that two labourers, who were cleaning the glass windows at the tenth floor, fell down. (Photo: @DelhiPolice)
A caller informed the police that two labourers, who were cleaning the glass windows at the tenth floor, fell down. (Photo: @DelhiPolice)

Two fall to death while cleaning windows at high-rise in central Delhi

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 17, 2019 11:32 PM IST
Police said investigation revealed that the two were not wearing any safety gear.
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he incident is the latest in a long list of horrible crimes against children, which prompted the government to clear amendments to the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) on December 28, 2018, providing for death penalty for aggravated assault(airdone)
he incident is the latest in a long list of horrible crimes against children, which prompted the government to clear amendments to the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) on December 28, 2018, providing for death penalty for aggravated assault(airdone)

15-year-old detained for raping 9-month-old in Rajasthan’s Karauli

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Jaipur
UPDATED ON MAY 29, 2019 07:39 AM IST
According to Hindaun Government Hospital’s principal medical officer, Dr Namo Narayan Meena, the toddler was brought to the hospital on Sunday night with injuries to her private parts
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The child died on the hospital premises a little while after being discharged and when the parents asked for an ambulance to take the child’s body home, they were allegedly denied the facility(AFP)
The child died on the hospital premises a little while after being discharged and when the parents asked for an ambulance to take the child’s body home, they were allegedly denied the facility(AFP)

Denied ambulance, mother carries body

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Lucknow
PUBLISHED ON MAY 28, 2019 09:51 PM IST
The child, Afroz, was referred to Lucknow for treatment, but he died in his mother’s arms on the hospital premises.
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Three bike-borne assailants shot dead a history-sheeter near the Kidwaipuri Park in posh Kidwaipuri colony on Monday morning, when the he was returning home after his routine morning walk.(HT File (Representative Image))
Three bike-borne assailants shot dead a history-sheeter near the Kidwaipuri Park in posh Kidwaipuri colony on Monday morning, when the he was returning home after his routine morning walk.(HT File (Representative Image))

Early morning murder rocks Patna, no arrest

By Avinash Kumar | Patna
PUBLISHED ON MAY 27, 2019 11:56 PM IST
According to the police, the incident took place about 500 metres from Buddha Colony police station area at 6 am. Three youths on a bike started following Rai from the park.
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Director general of police, SOG, Bhupendra Singh Yadav along with other police officials addressing press on Saturday at the SOG office(HTPhoto)
Director general of police, SOG, Bhupendra Singh Yadav along with other police officials addressing press on Saturday at the SOG office(HTPhoto)

Adarsh co-op scam: 11 arrested for siphoning 1400 cr

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Jaipur
PUBLISHED ON MAY 26, 2019 08:18 AM IST
Director general of police (DGP), SOG, Bhupendra Singh Yadav said the company was running Ponzi schemes, duping over than 20 lakh depositors. The Ahmedabad-based Adarsh Credit Cooperative Society had started its operations in 1999.
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A relative of the family, requesting anonymity, denied the possibility of the man having killed himself, adding, “He accidentally consumed the poisonous substance.(FilePhoto)
A relative of the family, requesting anonymity, denied the possibility of the man having killed himself, adding, “He accidentally consumed the poisonous substance.(FilePhoto)

Man dies after consuming pesticide by mistake

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Gurugram
PUBLISHED ON MAY 22, 2019 03:18 AM IST
A relative of the family, requesting anonymity, denied the possibility of the man having killed himself, adding, “He accidentally consumed the poisonous substance. He had no problems related to his professional or personal life,” he said.
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Raj Kumar, a cardiac patient, collapsed while on his way to the police station.(Sourced)
Raj Kumar, a cardiac patient, collapsed while on his way to the police station.(Sourced)

Cop dies minutes after alleged assault on road in East Delhi’s Vivek Vihar

By Anvit Srivastava | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 21, 2019 07:55 AM IST
Bhuri was apparently angry because he believed the sub-inspector had shot a video which may have implicated him for bootlegging, police maintained.
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The ASI from Rohtak was posted at the Farrukhnagar police station more than six months ago and had visited his family after the elections were conducted in the Gurgaon constituency.(Hindustan Times)
The ASI from Rohtak was posted at the Farrukhnagar police station more than six months ago and had visited his family after the elections were conducted in the Gurgaon constituency.(Hindustan Times)

Cop hangs himself in barracks at Farrukhnagar police station

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Gurugram
PUBLISHED ON MAY 18, 2019 04:35 AM IST
Rajesh Kumar, deputy commissioner of police (DCP), Manesar, said the ASI allegedly hung himself from the ceiling fan in the investigating official’s (IO) room in the evening.
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Members of the Accident Relief Staff in action as the second last coach of an EMU passenger train derailed in the morning, at Ghaziabad Railway Station, in Ghaziabad, India, on Thursday(Sakib Ali / Hindustan Times)
Members of the Accident Relief Staff in action as the second last coach of an EMU passenger train derailed in the morning, at Ghaziabad Railway Station, in Ghaziabad, India, on Thursday(Sakib Ali / Hindustan Times)

Rear coach of EMU train derails at Ghaziabad station, none injured

PUBLISHED ON MAY 17, 2019 04:09 AM IST
The incident took place at 11.44am when train number 64055, coming from Delhi to Ghaziabad, derailed at the Ghaziabad railway station while entering platform number six.
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Bilaspur station house officer Rajender said the woman was possibly killed on Sunday night.(HT Photo)
Bilaspur station house officer Rajender said the woman was possibly killed on Sunday night.(HT Photo)

Rotting body of woman found in locked house in Gurugram, spouse missing

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Gurugram
UPDATED ON MAY 16, 2019 09:07 AM IST
Forensic expert Deepak Mathur, who conducted the autopsy, said the cause of death was strangulation and apart from neck, there were no other visible injury marks on the body.
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A 35-year-old man, who was on the run after allegedly killing his wife in a Wadala slum on April 20, was arrested from Delhi on Wednesday.
A 35-year-old man, who was on the run after allegedly killing his wife in a Wadala slum on April 20, was arrested from Delhi on Wednesday.

Man who slit wife’s throat in Wadala held

By HT Correspondent | Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON APR 26, 2019 02:17 AM IST
The Wadala TT police, investigating the case, stated that the accused, Fazul Qureshi, attacked his wife Rita, 32, using a sharp weapon.
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The Punjab minister has been asked to respond within 24 hours, failing which the EC will take a decision without further reference to him.(HT file photo)
The Punjab minister has been asked to respond within 24 hours, failing which the EC will take a decision without further reference to him.(HT file photo)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: EC notice to Sidhu for warning Muslims about division of votes

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 21, 2019 08:41 AM IST
The EC said prima facie he has violated provisions of the model code of conduct, election law and a SC direction asking politicians not to mix religion with political discourse while electioneering.
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The Andaman and Nicobar police have moved a local court seeking letters of request to a US court seeking their assistance in getting two American citizens to join the investigation into John Allen Chau’s murder in November last year.(AFP)
The Andaman and Nicobar police have moved a local court seeking letters of request to a US court seeking their assistance in getting two American citizens to join the investigation into John Allen Chau’s murder in November last year.(AFP)

Chau murder: Andaman cops seek US help

By HT Correspondent | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 18, 2019 01:17 AM IST
A reclusive and endangered Sentinelese tribe killed Chau, an American citizen, when he ventured onto the forbidden North Sentinel Island.
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