India | Written by Sunetra Choudhury (with inputs from agencies) | Friday January 2, 2015
The bad press for the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI seems to be carrying into the New Year. Ever since BJP President Amit Shah was exempted of murder charges for the extra-judicial killings of gangster Sohrabuddin Sheikh, his wife and a witn...
Cities | Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday December 17, 2014
Four hundred cops from the Mumbai Police along with two of its most flamboyant officers, Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria and ATS Chief Himanshu Roy, came together at the premiere of 'Daughters of Mother India' a film that chronicles that aftermath o...
Cities | Mid-day.com | Thursday October 30, 2014
The local tailor who was arrested for the ruthless rape and murder of a 12-year-old in Baiganwadi, Govandi, has shown no signs of remorse for his crime, Shivaji Nagar police revealed. In fact, in an act of perversion, the accused was in the first row...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 22, 2014
Five persons, including a minor boy, wanted for the murder of a local Shiv Sena leader in suburban Malad last night, were arrested today, police said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday September 19, 2014
A man allegedly shot dead a youth when he found him with a girl he was in love with, police said today.
Cities | Reported by Saurabh Gupta | Monday September 1, 2014
A five-year-old girl was raped and murdered in Borivali in north-west Mumbai in the early hours of Sunday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 23, 2014
Two men working at a petrol pump were on Friday murdered by a youth who allegedly intended to rob them, police said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 13, 2014
With the arrest of two men, police today claimed to have cracked the murder a 69-year-old businessman, within a day of the incident coming to light.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Monday July 7, 2014
A Mumbai court will today sentence a man found guilty of assaulting, molesting and killing young lawyer Pallavi Purkayastha in her flat in 2012.
Cities | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Thursday July 3, 2014
Sajjad Ahmed Moghul, the security guard convicted of killing lawyer Pallavi Purakayastha at her Mumbai residence on August 9, 2012, had murdered the 25-year-old like a butcher, the prosecution told the Sessions Court today.
Cities | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday June 30, 2014
Pallavi Purkayastha was killed in her own home in Mumbai, allegedly by the security guard of her apartment building. Two years after the killing that jolted a city known to be safe for women, a court will announce its verdict on the case.
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.
Cities | mid-day.com | Friday May 30, 2014
An 81-year-old man killed his 74-year-old wife on Wednesday night, bringing a 52-year-old marriage to a sordid end.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 25, 2014
A software engineer was nabbed by the police in suburban Malad today as he was allegedly about to ambush and gun down his former girlfriend, who had accused him of rape.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday May 12, 2014
A 45-year-old housewife was found dead in her house at Ulhasnagar township in Thane, police said today.
Cities | mid-day.com | Sunday May 11, 2014
The mother and childhood friend of Chandrabhan Sanap, the prime accused in Hyderabad techie Esther Anuhya's murder case, have been named as main witnesses by Mumbai police's crime branch Unit 7 in its charge sheet
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 8, 2014
The Bombay High Court today reserved its order on a PIL seeking CBI probe into the murder of anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar last year.
Cities | mid-day.com | Thursday April 10, 2014
Debt, threats from loan sharks and sheer despair led a 40-year-old man to murder his wife, mother and seven-year-old daughter on Tuesday evening.
Cities | MiD-DAY.com | Tuesday April 1, 2014
Cops may have a bit of trouble proving the charges they have levelled against Chandrabhan Sanap, who allegedly murdered Hyderabad techie Esther Anuhya.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 15, 2014
Police have launched a hunt for the killers of a 40-year-old man, whose body was found in the sea.
Cities | Mid-day.com | Thursday March 13, 2014
Keen to lay their hands on murder victim Esther Anuhya's laptop, which was flung by her alleged killer from a moving train, about 150 police personnel walked an 18-km stretch to hunt for the 'crucial evidence' yesterday.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 6, 2014
Two days after the arrest of a thief for the murder of software professional Esther Anuhya, an officer from Mumbai Police today met her father in Andhra Pradesh and apprised him about the probe.
Cities | MiD-DAY.com | Wednesday March 5, 2014
Chandrabhan Sanap, the accused in the Esther murder case, has revealed that his original scheme only involved theft, not attempted rape or murder.
Cities | MiD-DAY.com | Tuesday March 4, 2014
A porter at Kurla's Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (LTT) detained by the Kurla Government Railway Police (GRP) for questioning in connection with the Esther Anuhya murder case has turned out to be their saviour.