India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Sunday August 28, 2016
The dead body of Aditya Mittal, son of a famous builder in Uttar Pradesh, was recovered from a canal near Agra on Friday, a week after he was kidnapped.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday August 26, 2016
Four-year-old Yug, whose skeletal remains were recovered earlier this week from a municipal water tank after being kidnapped two years ago, was subjected to inhuman torture for seven days before he was murdered in cold blood, a CID team investigating the case said today.
Bangalore News | Written by Maya Sharma | Friday August 26, 2016
The son of a top executive of a prominent company, who was kidnapped on Tuesday, has been rescued by police in Bengaluru.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday August 25, 2016
Three children kidnapped after their mother was killed in a remote area outside Los Angeles were found safe on Wednesday as authorities continued to search for the couple wanted in connection with both crimes.
Delhi News | Written by Rashmi Mann | Thursday August 25, 2016
A one-year-old boy was kidnapped from a hospital in north Delhi nine years ago when his mother had gone for a medical check-up. Police say the boy has now been found - after his photograph was recognised at a party. Two people have been arrested for the alleged kidnapping.
Indians Abroad | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 23, 2016
A 43-year-old Indian migrant's release from police custody after he tried to abduct a small girl from a beach resort in Italy has sparked calls for his deportation.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 19, 2016
Mexican federal prosecutors Thursday took over investigations into the gunpoint kidnapping of a son of notorious drugs boss Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, officials said.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 19, 2016
A debt-ridden man in Pakistan's Punjab province allegedly drowned his four-year-old daughter into a canal and reported a false complaint of kidnapping to get Rs 500,000 as "compensation" from the government.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 19, 2016
Eight persons have been arrested in connection with the kidnapping and selling of a 12-year-old girl from northeast Delhi who recently turned up and reunited with her mother and sister as an adult 10 years after she was abducted.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday August 16, 2016
The terrorist group has claimed more than 20,000 deaths, displaced 2.6 million people from their homes, and kidnapped thousands of children since it started fighting in 2009 for an independent ISIS in Nigeria.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday August 15, 2016
A South African court today handed down a 10-year prison term to a woman who kidnapped a newborn baby from her sleeping mother in hospital 19 years ago, local media reported.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 14, 2016
Every day at least 10 people fell victim to heinous crimes like murder, robbery and kidnapping, in the national capital on an average between 2001 and 2015, according to Delhi Police data.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 12, 2016
Twenty-three Egyptian workers kidnapped in Libya were freed and returned to their country today, Egyptian state television reported.
India News | Written by Manish Kumar | Monday August 8, 2016
At 5 am this morning, the parents of a five-year-old child kidnapped last week from Bihar were finally able to hold her in their arms. A ransom call had warned that would not be possible unless they paid 25 crores.
Mumbai News | Asif Rizvi, mid-day.com | Saturday August 6, 2016
Heaven help a man who does not want to work! A 22-year-old concocted an elaborate plan that involved him faking his own kidnapping by the dreaded ISIS, just so his family wouldn't bother him about getting a job.
India News | Faisal Tandel, Mid-day.com | Saturday July 30, 2016
Even as the Thane police have arrested four people for kidnapping and robbing a 22-year-old man at gunpoint, they are on the lookout for two more accomplices. The victim was first looted of cash and goods worth Rs 3.3 lakh and then asked to arrange for an additional Rs 10 crore in cash.
Reuters | Wednesday July 27, 2016
Aparecida Schunck, the mother of Ecclestone's wife, Fabiana Flosi, was kidnapped in Sao Paulo on Friday night, as per reports in the Brazilian media
World News | Reuters | Tuesday July 26, 2016
The mother-in-law of Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone has been kidnapped in Sao Paulo and criminals are demanding 120 million reais ($36.5 million) in ransom, according to reports in a leading Brazilian news magazine.
Gurgaon News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 24, 2016
A man was arrested for allegedly kidnapping an SHO in Gurgaon, police said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 24, 2016
Judith D'Souza, an Indian aid worker who was abducted in Kabul last month by suspected terrorists, returned to Kolkata today after being rescued from her captors.
Gurgaon News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday July 17, 2016
A teenager has been arrested in Gurgaon on charges of kidnapping and raping a six-year-old girl, police said today.
Muzaffarnagar News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 13, 2016
BSP's candidate from Budhana Assembly seat has gone missing in Meerut district while on his way to Muzaffarnagar from Delhi. The police are suspecting it to be a case of kidnapping.
World News | Elahe Izadi, The Washington Post | Saturday July 2, 2016
The woman told investigators she met Timothy Jay Vafeades at the Sapp Brothers truck stop in Salt Lake City. It was April 2012, and she got into his tractor-trailer after agreeing to get dinner with him, according to court documents.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 25, 2016
A 36-year-old man was arrested for allegedly faking the abduction of his two minor sons in a bid to extort money from his father to repay loans, City police said on Friday.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday June 21, 2016
Taliban fighters in the southern Afghan province of Helmand stopped vehicles and detained at least 25 people, officials said on Tuesday, as the insurgents continued a series of abductions on Afghanistan's highways over the past few weeks.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday June 16, 2016
A member of a kidnap gang that abducted a Hong Kong heiress for a multi-million-dollar ransom was jailed for 12 years today after what the judge described as a "terrible ordeal" for the victim.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday June 15, 2016
The family of a Canadian hostage who was executed by an Islamist militant group in the Philippines said on Tuesday they supported the Canadian government's policy of not paying ransom in kidnapping cases.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 11, 2016
Police have arrested six persons, including a woman, for allegedly kidnapping and assaulting a man who had cheated them in the past by not returning money taken from them.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 22, 2016
Two transgenders were arrested for allegedly trying to kidnap a toddler from a popular shopping mall in west Delhi's Subhash nagar area, police said today.
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.