World | Reuters | Tuesday November 5, 2013
Michelle Knight, who survived years of imprisonment after being kidnapped by Ariel Castro, gave details about her ordeal.
India | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 30, 2013
Three Indians on a business trip to Hong Kong have been freed following an international operation after being held at gunpoint for three days by kidnappers, reports said Wednesday.
World | Reuters | Thursday October 10, 2013
Crude oil rose to $110 per barrel on Thursday as the kidnapping of Libya's prime minister delayed the prospect of a further recovery in production from the North African nation.
World | Reuters | Thursday October 10, 2013
Libya's Prime Minister Ali Zeidan is in "good health and will be treated well as a Libyan citizen," and is being held at the Interior Ministry's anti-crime department, an official with the department told the state news agency.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday October 7, 2013
Germany's ambassador to Yemen escaped a kidnapping attempt on Sunday in the capital Sanaa during which her bodyguard was killed, a diplomatic source told AFP.
World | Associated Press | Friday October 4, 2013
A former Northern California high school student faces a maximum sentence of life in prison after being convicted for attempted rape and kidnapping of a teacher which he testified was a prank.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 3, 2013
A man from Punjab was arrested for allegedly abducting and sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl from Hyderabad since 2011, the police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday September 30, 2013
A 26-year-old man has been sentenced to ten years rigorous imprisonment by a Delhi court for kidnapping and raping a toddler after taking the child from her father on the pretext of playing with her.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 24, 2013
Three people were arrested for abducting a 13-year-old son of a property dealer in New Delhi, police said on Monday.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday September 23, 2013
A 32-year-old man abducted allegedly by some Pakistani nationals in Oman recently was rescued by that country's police today, his relatives said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 14, 2013
A one-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped by an unidentified man from outside Borivali railway station. Later the girl and the kidnapper were found dead after they were hit by a speeding train, police said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 14, 2013
A teenage girl was allegedly abducted and gang-raped by three police personnel in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district, about 70 kms from Jammu.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Friday September 6, 2013
The arrests of the accused in the gang rape of the 22-year-old photojournalist at Shakti Mills have opened up a can of worms revealing their criminal and heinous pasts. Cops have learnt that an FIR of molestation and kidnapping had been registered ag...
World | Associated Press | Wednesday September 4, 2013
Ohio corrections officials say Ariel Castro who held three women captive in his home for nearly a decade has committed suicide at a state prison facility.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 3, 2013
An auto-rickshaw driver has been arrested for allegedly kidnapping and raping a nine-year-old girl in Ghaziabad, Delhi Police said on Monday.
Cities | Tanima Biswas | Monday August 26, 2013
A three-year-old boy was rescued today from his kidnappers who also allegedly killed his mother on Saturday in Delhi. The boy's father, suspected of planning the murder and the kidnapping, has been detained.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 17, 2013
A doctor of a tea estate hospital was shot at after an abortive bid to kidnap him by suspected militants in Assam's Baksa district along the Indo-Bhutan border, police said on Saturday.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 14, 2013
An Indian girl and her Pakistani boyfriend have been arrested for trying to rob and smuggle 20 kilograms of her mother's gold jewellery in order to settle down outside the country, Sharjah Police have said.
World | Reuters | Saturday August 10, 2013
Three Chinese citizens were found murdered in an apartment in Afghanistan's capital, according to a statement issued by China's embassy in Kabul carried on a Chinese state-run news agency.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 10, 2013
Two Manipur government officials of the Horticulture Deparment have been kidnapped by suspected Kuki militants from an interior village of Senapati district.