A man has been sentenced to 10 years of imprisonment by a local court for raping a 17-year-old girl last year.
Four unidentified robbers allegedly waylaid a steel rods-laden trailer in the district and fled with the consignment worth about Rs 26.03 lakhs kept in it, police said today.
At least 20 students of a civic school in Bhiwandi town of the district were injured when a slab in a classroom crashed on them this morning, police said.
A coaching class tutor in Thane has been arrested for allegedly molesting a teenage girl student, police said.
Scenes identical to a Bollywood film played out at a government hospital in Indore today as an unidentified gunman dressed as a doctor reportedly entered the hospital premises, shot a murder accused undertrial at point blank range and then managed to escape.
About one hundred forest department personnel have been deputed to trace and catch a man-eating leopard which has killed two persons in Thimbam forest area.
A newspaper editor in Tripura in India's northeast, convicted of murdering three of his employees, was today sentenced to life imprisonment with the judge noting that it was a 'rarest of the rare case'.
A police constable has been arrested in Navi Mumbai for allegedly kidnapping a 29-year-old woman architect and extorting money from her.
Two-year-old 'Pari' has not seen the world much but has already experienced quirks of destiny that range from being born with a congenital heart defect and then getting abandoned, to finding new parents in an Italian couple who have adopted her in Nashik today.
A retired Army Colonel was shot dead by allegedly by his neighbour following an altercation over construction of a wall around a park in Jawahar Nagar area in Hisar, police said today.
Radio taxis equipped with GPS/GPRS facility begin service in Varanasi town of Uttar Pradesh on Monday, an official said.
An elderly man was beaten to death allegedly by his nephew and his aides in Gajraula area of Uttar Pradesh's Pilibhit, police said in today.
At least 10 persons were injured as two groups of students clashed in the Purkazi town of Muzaffarnagar district, police said.
On Tuesday evening, a 10-year-old girl was dragged from her home, as the entire village watched, to a nearby forest, where she was raped by a 25-year-old man.
Raju, a 50-year-old elephant who was recently rescued from his abusive owner in Allahabad, is now recuperating at an elephant care centre.