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.
World | Reuters | Wednesday July 2, 2014
Israeli police found the body of a teenager in the Jerusalem area on Wednesday and were investigating a possible connection to the reported kidnapping of a Palestinian youth in East Jerusalem earlier the same morning, a police spokesman said.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 2, 2014
Thousands of Israeli troops canvassed the West Bank on Tuesday searching for the two suspected Palestinian militants accused of abducting and murdering three Israeli teenagers who were buried in a public funeral ceremony attended by thousands earlier...
World | Reuters | Wednesday July 2, 2014
Tens of thousands of mourners joined in an outpouring of national grief on Tuesday at the burial of three Israeli teenagers whose kidnapping and killing Israel blamed on the Palestinian Islamist group, Hamas.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday July 1, 2014
Israel on Monday confirmed finding the bodies of three teenagers who disappeared in the southern West Bank on June 12, blaming the Islamist Hamas movement for their kidnapping and murder.
Cities | Reported by Tejas Mehta and Sunil Singh; Edited by Swati Gupta | Friday June 27, 2014
Ten policemen all working at the same station in Mumbai have been accused in a First Information Report or FIR of kidnapping, sexually assault and murdering a young man they had arrested.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 25, 2014
Israeli troops searching for three teenagers it says were kidnapped a fortnight ago by Hamas militants, arrested 17 Palestinians in the West Bank overnight, an army spokeswoman said on Wednesday.
India | Reported by Uma Sudhir; Edited by Swati Gupta | Sunday June 22, 2014
An engineer from Andhra Pradesh has been kidnapped near Haflong in Assam, allegedly by militants.