Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 23, 2016
When the teams of Crime Branch of Thane Police were busy in raids in the call centre scam, its mastermind Sagar Thakkar alias Shaggy was fleeing the country in the early hours of October 5, officials said.
Kanpur News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 23, 2016
A man has been sentenced to two years in jail by a local court for harassing a minor girl and uploading her morphed, obscene images on social media.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 22, 2016
A 21-year-old man allegedly involved in over two dozen cases of robberies and snatching in Delhi and NCR has been arrested.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 21, 2016
A man has been charged for allegedly harassing, stalking and threatening to throw acid on a senior woman IAS officer, who is Secretary to Union Law minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, police said today.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 20, 2016
The decomposed body of an unidentified woman, with her face smashed and a few names tattooed on one of her hands, was found in a park near Siri Fort Auditorium in Delhi, police said.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 19, 2016
The new season of the FX true-crime anthology series will explore Versace's murder by serial killer Andrew Cunanan in 1997
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 19, 2016
The murder case of RTI activist Bhupendra Vira, known for his battle against land mafia and encroachers, was on Tuesday handed over to the Crime Branch from Vakola police station, an official said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 17, 2016
A Mumbai businessman who 'mentored' Sagar Thakkar alias Shaggy, the alleged mastermind of the multi-million dollar fake call center racket, wherein US-based taxpayers were allegedly conned by Indian tele-callers, has been arrested, police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday October 17, 2016
Inspired by a TV crime serial, a woman along with her boyfriend on Sunday kidnapped her 4-year-old cousin brother for ransom in a bid to lead lavish life in Jodhpur, said the police which rescued the boy within hours.
Hyderabad News | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 15, 2016
A sub-inspector of police working with the Central Crime Station in the city was arrested for alleged theft attempt in Almasguda in Hyderabad, police said.
Kolkata News | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 15, 2016
A woman was allegedly burnt to death at her marital house in central Kolkata for not bringing sufficient dowry.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 15, 2016
District Attorney official's in Contra Costa, US, filed hate crime charges against six who attacked a Sikh-American, severely injuring him. According to the Sikh Coalition, attacks on sikhs in America has gone up several times since 9/11 attacks in the US.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 15, 2016
Hearing a bail application of sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, arrested in the 2008 Malegaon blast case, the Bombay High Court today asked how she could be kept in prison when the prosecuting agency had said there was no case against her.
India News | Written by Anant Zanane | Friday October 14, 2016
US agency FBI has begun assisting the police in investigating a call centre scam near Mumbai that defrauded more than 6,000 Americans of millions of dollars."
Hyderabad News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 13, 2016
An auto-rickshaw driver was today arrested for allegedly trying to force himself on a woman passenger after kidnapping her at Hassan Nagar in Hyderabad, police said.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 13, 2016
Rights of children are completely non-negotiable even if they are implicated in a heinous crime, Delhi High Court has said while expressing pain over the way a sessions court dealt with a murder case in which a juvenile was "incarcerated" for over nine years.
India News | Edited by Deepshika Ghosh | Thursday October 13, 2016
A woman accused of having an affair was dragged out of her home in Bengal's Murshidabad on Sunday and humiliated by a group of 50 villagers who ordered her husband to chop off her hair.
India News | Reported by Siddarth Ranjan Das, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday October 13, 2016
A girl in Madhya Pradesh allegedly set herself on fire on Wednesday after learning that one of the two men accused of kidnapping, raping and trying to kill her has been released on bail.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 12, 2016
A security guard has confessed that he hid for two days on the terrace of perfumer Monika Ghurde's apartment complex before breaking into her home, sexually abusing and killing her, the Goa police said on Tuesday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 11, 2016
Uttar Pradesh recorded the highest number of cases of crime against members of the Schedule Caste community with 8,358 instances in 2015, according to National Crime Records Bureau data.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 11, 2016
Two persons have been arrested in connection with an alleged hate crime attack on a 41-year-old Sikh-American IT professional in the US, police said today.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 10, 2016
Four men have been arrested by the Crime Branch of Delhi Police for allegedly kidnapping the 20-year-old son of a former Municipal Corporation of Delhi councillor and demanding a ransom of Rs 50 crore.
Shrishti Negi, Press Trust of India | Sunday October 9, 2016
Sushant believes that his curiosity to explore the various aspects of cinema and its makers around the world arose when he started working with Dibakar for their 2015 crime mystery Detective Byomkesh Bakshy
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 9, 2016
Delhi Police has decided to 'up its game' in tackling online stalking and child abuse by taking help of some of the most advanced software used by US law enforcement agencies.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 9, 2016
Body parts stuffed into three plastic bags have been found over the last two days in separate areas in Kota, police said.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 7, 2016
Maan Singh Khalsa, 41, an IT professional in California, was driving home on the night of September 25 when a group of men in car threw a beer can at his vehicle. Shouting that his hair be cut off, the men pulled his head out of the window, and cut a fistful of his hair with a knife, alleged Mr Khalsa.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 7, 2016
Three Nigerians who allegedly cheated a student from Hyderabad on the pretext of providing him a job in Sydney and made him pay Rs 5.6 lakh as visa processing fee, were arrested from Bengaluru on Friday.
India News | Reported by Manish Kumar, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Thursday October 6, 2016
Bihar Lawmaker Raj Ballabh Yadav, accused of raping a 15-year-old schoolgirl, met Lalu Yadav, chief of the ruling RJD in Patna today. Tomorrow, the Supreme Court will hear the Bihar government's petition against the bail granted to him by the Patna High Court.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 5, 2016
A highly decomposed body of a 26-year-old woman, who went missing nearly two months back, was found concealed in a water storage drum in Thane, police said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 4, 2016
Police have referred the dowry case between film actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui's sister-in-law and his family members to mediation for resolution of the matter.