India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 20, 2016
Former Congress lawmaker Nilesh Rane was today arrested by Chiplun police in connection with the case of alleged assault and kidnapping filed by a party worker, police said.
India News | Pres Trust of India | Tuesday May 17, 2016
The Bombay High Court today refused to grant pre-arrest bail to former Congress MP Nilesh Rane, son of former Maharashtra Chief Minister Narayan Rane, in a case of alleged assault and kidnapping filed by a party worker from Chiplun in Ratnagiri district.
World News | Agencies | Tuesday May 17, 2016
The son of a murdered Pakistani governor has described in chilling detail how he was flogged, shot and had his nails pulled out by Islamic militants during almost five years in captivity.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday May 17, 2016
The son of an assassinated Pakistani governor who was released more than four years after his kidnapping by terrorists said the Quran, memories of his family and hearing Manchester United soccer games on an illicit radio helped him survive.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday May 8, 2016
Three Spanish freelance journalists who were kidnapped in Syria nearly 10 months ago returned to Spain on Sunday to be reunited with their families.
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Wednesday May 4, 2016
A 15-year-old boy, who went missing three days ago, was found dead with his head crushed in Bihar's Jehanabad district this morning. His hands and legs were tied with ropes and the body was burnt, in an alleged attempt to dispose the body. Two people have been arrested.
Bangalore News | Edited by Veer Arjun Singh (with inputs from Agencies) | Tuesday May 3, 2016
A man has been arrested in connection with the kidnapping of a 22-year-old woman from just outside her home in Bengaluru. The entire incident was caught on CCTV.
India News | Reported by Mrinali Mariam Fernandez, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday May 3, 2016
In visuals captured on CCTV, a 22-year-old woman is kidnapped just outside her home in Bengaluru and no one reacts to her screams. Police have arrested the alleged kidnapper.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 28, 2016
North Korea has released a video appeal by the parents of one of 12 waitresses that Pyongyang insists were kidnapped by South Korean agents from the restaurant where they were working in China.
India News | Agencies | Sunday April 24, 2016
Muktsar Police today arrested the co-accused in connection with the alleged kidnapping and rape of a Dalit woman a month ago.
India News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Friday April 22, 2016
On March 25, a 24-year-old woman was abducted from her place of work in Punjab's Muktsar by a man who is seen on CCTV footage dragging her in broad daylight across a street lined with shops, as she struggled trying to break free and shouted for help.
World News | Kevin Sieff, The Washington Post | Thursday April 14, 2016
Two years ago Thursday, just before midnight on a sweltering night in a town in northeastern Nigeria, men carrying AK-47s stormed into the Chibok Government Secondary School.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday April 8, 2016
The ISIS group was accused on Thursday of kidnapping more than 300 employees of a cement factory in Syria, in the latest mass abduction by the terrorists.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 5, 2016
Forty-two of the 523 candidates contesting in the second phase of Assam Assembly polls have criminal cases and 32 of them face serious offences like murder, kidnapping and crime against women, according to an analysis by two think thanks.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Monday April 4, 2016
Bihar politician Mohammad Shahabuddin, in jail for over a decade for charges including kidnapping and murder, has been given a place in a top panel of Lalu Yadav's RJD, which co-governs Bihar with Nitish Kumar.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday March 27, 2016
Seven suspected Somali pirates are due in court in Paris on Tuesday over the hijacking of a French yacht that left the owner dead and his wife facing a hellish kidnapping ordeal.
World News | Sarah Larimer, The Washington Post | Friday March 25, 2016
Aaron Quinn called police in March 2015 and reported a kidnapping, saying that his girlfriend, Denise Huskins, had been taken from his California home.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 15, 2016
A doctor along with his family was kidnapped from Bahsuma area in Uttar Pradesh by four masked persons who fled with their car, police said today.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday March 10, 2016
A judge in South Africa has found a woman guilty of kidnapping a baby nearly two decades ago and raising it as her own.
Mumbai News | Faisal Tandel, Mid-Day | Friday March 4, 2016
A ten-year-old boy from Kalyan was kidnapped and murdered by a gang of three who wanted a ransom of Rs 15 lakh from his father, a prosperous jeweller and stock market investor. Hours after kidnapping the boy, the accused lost their nerve and murdered him, but continued to demand the money anyway. They were arrested the very next day, when they turn...
Mumbai News | Written by Tejas Mehta | Friday March 4, 2016
An 8-year-old boy was kidnapped in Kalyan town on the outskirts of Mumbai on March 1. Even after the boy's family had paid a ransom of Rs 15 lakh, the boy was murdered.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday February 24, 2016
A Swedish doctor was sentenced to 10 years in jail for kidnapping a woman and keeping her in a specially constructed sound-proof bunker.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Monday February 22, 2016
Three Pakistanis have been charged by the police in the UAE with attacking and kidnapping two Indians before stealing their car and valuables in Dubai, according to a media report.
World News | Associated Press | Wednesday February 17, 2016
A man accused of kidnapping and fathering a child with a teenage girl who emerged 10 years later called the girl's mother shortly after she disappeared to say the girl would not return, the mother testified at his trial.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 17, 2016
The actor said, "Celebrities do have an amazing effect on fans. I feel we affect people more positively and less negatively. Our work influences them in a bigger way than we think. No filmmaker tells a story to inspire anything negative in people"
Ghaziabad News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday February 15, 2016
Five men have been arrested for allegedly kidnapping Snapdeal employee Dipti Sarna last week. The police say among them is a man who broke out of jail in Haryana and is a "psychopath".
Ghaziabad News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday February 13, 2016
The Snapdeal executive who went missing for two days, was abducted by someone close to her, the police said today.
World News | Reuters | Monday February 8, 2016
An Australian woman who was freed by Al Qaeda after three weeks in captivity said today her husband who was seized with her in Burkina Faso was still alive and she hoped he too would be released soon.
World News | Reuters | Sunday February 7, 2016
An elderly Australian woman kidnapped with her husband in Burkina Faso by a group affiliated to Al Qaeda has been freed, neighbouring Niger's President Mahamadou Issoufou said on Saturday.
Mumbai News | Samiullah Khan and Sagar Rajput, Mid-day.com | Thursday February 4, 2016
Over 50 officers and men from several police stations in the Vasai-Virar belt are searching for a man who is suspected to have kidnapped a woman at gunpoint after her car accidentally hit him.