South | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday September 4, 2014
Union Minister Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik, who has been accused of rape, kidnapping and cheating by a young actress who claims to be his wife, faces an arrest now. A court in Bangalore today issued an arrest warrant against him today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday September 1, 2014
A Delhi court has sentenced a 32-year-old man to two years rigorous imprisonment for kidnapping a minor in New Delhi, saying that police established his guilt beyond reasonable doubt.
India | Written by Radhika Iyer | Thursday August 28, 2014
Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik has been accused of rape, kidnapping and cheating by an actress who claims to be his wife.
World | Agence France Presse | Wednesday August 27, 2014
An American journalist held for nearly two years by militants linked to Al-Qaeda in Syria returned to the United States late on Tuesday, two days after Qatar negotiated his release, his family said.
India | Edited by Vishnu Varma (with PTI inputs) | Saturday August 23, 2014
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has announced that the state government will seek a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into the recent incidents of violence along the Assam - Nagaland border in the wake of the kidnapping of two young...
World | Associated Press | Friday August 22, 2014
The United States, by rejecting demands for a nine-digit payment to save kidnapped American journalist James Foley, upheld a policy choice that some European and Arab governments long found too wrenching to make themselves: ruling out ransom to rescu...
India | Reported by Tejas Mehta; Edited by Mala Das | Thursday August 14, 2014
Two sisters from Maharashtra, found guilty of kidnapping 13 children and killing five of them, are to be hanged soon, said government sources.
World | Associated Press | Monday August 11, 2014
Gunmen attacked Haiti's main prison from within and without on Sunday, freeing an undetermined number of inmates, including a member of a prominent family who faces kidnapping charges, officials said.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 5, 2014
A 24-year-old software professional suffered serious injuries, when she jumped to safety from a moving auto-rickshaw here after the driver allegedly tried to abduct her, police said.
India | Press trust of India | Monday July 28, 2014
A Delhi court today reserved for August 4 its order on a plea challenging a magisterial court's verdict dismissing a criminal complaint against Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh and two others for allegedly kidnapping a key witness of the 2008 cash-for-vote ...
World | Reuters | Sunday July 27, 2014
A British teacher who was kidnapped in Yemen in February has been released safely, the Foreign Office said on Saturday.
World | Associated Press | Friday July 25, 2014
The Philippine military says soldiers attacked a Muslim militant hideout on southern Basilan island, triggering a clash that killed three Abu Sayyaf members believed to have been involved in the 2011 kidnapping of an American woman and her teenage so...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 24, 2014
The woman who was stripped and assaulted publically in Bihar for allegedly kidnapping and murdering two men was arrested on Thursday, officials said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 23, 2014
Known for kidnapping, public stonings, lashings and executions, the Islamic State (IS) is now expanding into tourism, taking jihadists on honeymoon and civilians to visit other parts of its "caliphate".
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 19, 2014
A French-American motorcyclist reported missing in January while traveling to Brazil has been found dead with signs of foul play, an official said on Thursday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 17, 2014
Relatives of some of the schoolgirls seized in a mass kidnapping by Boko Haram demanded on Wednesday that Nigeria's president meet everyone affected, describing a hastily-arranged plan for a visit with a select few as offensive.
Cities | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Thursday July 17, 2014
A police constable has been arrested in Navi Mumbai for allegedly kidnapping a 29-year-old woman architect and extorting money from her.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 17, 2014
A 50-year-old Sikh ringleader of a gang, who kidnapped a woman in Britain and fled to India, has been sentenced by a UK court to five years in jail after he was extradited.
Cities | Reported by Maya Sharma | Thursday July 17, 2014
A 22-year-old woman was allegedly kidnapped and sexually assaulted by the son of a BSP leader in Bangalore raising concerns about women safety in the IT hub.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 13, 2014
Bodies of three more people kidnapped by suspected militants were recovered from the Beki River in Assam's Baksa district today even as police fired in the air to disperse a mob holding a protest against the kidnapping in violation of indefinite curf...
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 12, 2014
Police in US city of Dallas have recovered a child from the city airport who had been abducted by his Indian-origin mother nearly eight years ago and taken to India.
Cities | Written by Radhika Iyer | Saturday July 12, 2014
A couple was arrested in Bangalore after they admitted to killing their 6 year old niece after a kidnapping they had orchestrated went horribly wrong.
World | Reuters | Friday July 11, 2014
In the months before Pakistan jets began pounding Taliban hideouts in the lawless border region near Afghanistan, militants were busily conducting an unprecedented wave of kidnapping and extortion, stockpiling cash for the fight ahead.
Reuters | Tuesday July 8, 2014
Russia in a statement said this was not the first time the US has ignored a bilateral treaty on mutual assistance in criminal matters.