A 38-year-old woman was thrashed, doused with petrol and set on fire near her home in Hyderabad on Monday morning, allegedly by eight people including her neighbor who is 17. She suffered 23 per cent burns and is being treated at a hospital.
Written by Uma Sudhir | Sunday July 03, 2016, Hyderabad
A 17-year-old girl was killed by a man in Telangana's Adilabad district yesterday - her throat slit in full public view in front of her home - allegedly because she rejected his advances in an incident disturbingly similar to the murder of an Infosys employee in Chennai last month.
The NIA on Thursday claimed that the five persons arrested in Hyderabad on Wednesday were getting instructions from the Middle East-based terrorist organisation ISIS for planning and carrying out terrorist activities in India.
A local court today remanded five persons, arrested by NIA in Hyderabad yesterday on charges of their involvement in a terror module suspected to be linked to ISIS and conspiring to carry out bomb attacks, in judicial custody for 14 days.
Five city-based persons, who were arrested by the National Investigation Agency on charges of involvement in a terror module suspected to be linked to the ISIS and conspiring to carry out bomb attacks, would be produced before a local court today.
Written by Uma Sudhir | Tuesday June 28, 2016, Hyderabad
A sex offender, who has allegedly assaulted at least six underage women over the last year and is known by many in a middle-class Hyderabad neighbourhood, may go scot-free because no one has come forward to press charges.
A 23-year-old police constable posted on sentry duty at the office of the elite anti-terrorist force - OCTOPUS - at Begumpet area here died this evening in an incident of "accidental firing", police said.