Murder: News

11 Sep 2023

Uttar Pradesh

Husband murders 61-year-old lawyer wife at Noida home, arrested

In a shocking incident in Uttar Pradesh, a lawyer named Renu Sinha was found dead in the bathroom of her Noida Sector 30 bungalow on Saturday, reports said on Monday.

04 Sep 2023

OTT releases

'Convicting a Murderer': Premiere date, plot, team behind—everything to know

Back in 2015, the Netflix documentary Making a Murderer attracted audiences worldwide—bringing the intriguing case of Steven Avery and his nephew Brendan Dassey to the forefront.

01 Sep 2023

Uttar Pradesh

Man shot dead at BJP leader's UP home, 3 detained

In a shocking development, a 28-year-old man was reportedly found shot dead at the residence of Union minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kaushal Kishore in the Thakurganj area of Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.

31 Aug 2023

Delhi Police

18-year-old gangsters held for Amazon manager's murder

The Delhi Police has arrested Mohammad Sameer alias Maya and his associate Bilal Gani alias Mallu—both recently turned 18—for allegedly murdering Amazon manager Harpreet Gill (36) in Delhi's Bhajanpura.

28 Aug 2023


Bengaluru: Engineer kills live-in partner using pressure cooker, arrested

A 24-year-old woman was reportedly killed by her live-in partner in Bengaluru, Karnataka, following an altercation over accusations of adultery on Saturday, NDTV reported, quoting police officials.

28 Aug 2023

West Bengal

Bengal: 3 held for kidnapping, murdering friend for gaming computer

Three teenage boys were arrested in West Bengal on Sunday after they confessed to having kidnapped and killed their 14-year-old friend in an attempt to get a ransom for buying a computer for gaming.

26 Aug 2023

OTT releases

UK production company to unravel 'worst child serial killer's investigation

A documentary delving into the case of nurse Lucy Letby—the United Kingdom's worst child serial killer—is reportedly in the works.

26 Aug 2023

Uttar Pradesh

UP woman arrested for allegedly slashing drunk husband's throat

In a shocking incident in Uttar Pradesh, a 40-year-old woman has been arrested in Budaun district's Bilsi town for slitting her husband's throat to stop him from sexually abusing their 19-year-old daughter-in-law.

Poet murder: Former UP minister Amarmani, wife get premature release

The Supreme Court (SC) on Friday refused to stay the release of former Uttar Pradesh minister Amarmani Tripathi and his wife Madhumani, who are serving life sentences for the murder of poet Madhumita Shukla.

21 Aug 2023

United Kingdom

Who is nurse Lucy Letby, UK's 'worst child serial killer'

After more than 10 months of trial, Lucy Letby, a neonatal nurse at the Countess of Chester Hospital, was sentenced to life in prison on Monday for murdering seven newborn babies and attempting to kill six more. BBC termed it the longest-ever murder trial in the UK.

20 Aug 2023

Dharmendra Pradhan

'Not satisfactory': Centre on Jadavpur University's report over student's death

Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Sunday said the official report submitted by Jadavpur University (JU), Kolkata, to the University Grants Commission (UGC) on the tragic death of 17-year-old student Swapnadip Kundu was "not satisfactory," PTI reported.

20 Aug 2023


Bihar: Retired teacher shot dead amid property dispute in Begusarai

In a shocking incident, a retired school teacher was murdered in broad daylight in Begusarai, Bihar, during his morning walk on Sunday, India Today reported.

19 Aug 2023

United Kingdom

UK nurse kills babies; prosecutors list potential motives behind murders

Lucy Letby, a neonatal nurse at the Countess of Chester Hospital, United Kingdom (UK), convicted for the murder of seven babies and the attempted murder of six others on Friday, has stunned the world.

BJP leader Sana Khan murder: Husband arrested, body remains missing

Sana Khan, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader from Nagpur, Maharashtra, who went missing 10 days ago, has reportedly been murdered by her husband.

30 Jul 2023


Kerala: 5-year-old girl raped, strangled in Kochi; accused arrested

In a horrifying incident, a five-year-old girl in Kochi, Kerala, was brutally raped and strangled to death by a migrant worker on Friday, PTI reported.

24 Jul 2023


Maharashtra: Top cop shoots wife, nephew dead; dies by suicide

In a shocking development in Maharashtra, an assistant commissioner of police (ACP) allegedly shot dead his wife and nephew with a gun before shooting himself at his residence in Pune on Monday.

19 Jul 2023


Tupac Shakur's murder case: Las Vegas police revive probe

The Las Vegas Police have found new leads in the unsolved murder case of West Coast rapper Tupac Shakur. Recently, the police executed a search warrant at a home in Las Vegas, in connection with Shakur's death.

12 Jul 2023

Delhi Police

Woman's chopped body found in Geeta Colony. Another Shraddha Walkar?

In a shocking incident, the Delhi Police on Wednesday recovered the dismembered body of a woman in the Geeta Colony neighborhood of the national capital Delhi.

10 Jul 2023


Caught on camera: Woman fatally stabbed by ex-fiance in Gurugram

In a shocking incident, a 19-year-old woman was stabbed to death by her 23-year-old former fiance in broad daylight in Gurugram's Palam Vihar on Monday morning.

10 Jul 2023


Bihar: Woman beaten to death, private parts mutilated

In a shocking incident, a woman in the Khagaria district of Bihar was reportedly brutalized and beaten to death over an alleged land dispute.

10 Jul 2023


China: Children among 6 dead in shocking kindergarten stabbing incident

As many as six people, including three children, lost their lives, and another person was injured in a shocking stabbing incident at a kindergarten in Lianjiang city in south-eastern China, according to the news outlet BBC.

21 Jun 2023


41 women burned to death, shot, stabbed in Honduras prison

In a horrific tragedy in Honduras, at least 41 women inmates were reportedly killed in a prison riot on Tuesday.

18 Jun 2023


Delhi: 2 sisters shot dead over loan argument, 2 arrested

Two sisters were reportedly shot dead by a group of unidentified individuals in Southwest Delhi in the early hours of Sunday over an alleged argument over a loan given by their brother.

18 Jun 2023


London: 38-year-old Indian stabbed to death—3rd incident in 4 days 

While the country is still in shock from the killing of a Hyderabad woman in London, United Kingdom, on Tuesday, another Indian-origin man has reportedly been stabbed to death outside his home in London's Camberwell.

10 Jun 2023


Mumbai murder: Accused searched internet for ways to dispose body

While investigating the murder of Sarawasti Vaidya—a 32-year-old woman who was allegedly killed and chopped into pieces by her live-in partner in Mumbai's Mira Road—the police found the main accused Manoj Ramesh Sane searched the internet to find ways to dispose of of the body.

09 Jun 2023


Mumbai murder: Accused claims 'daughter-like' victim was 'very possessive'

Manoj Ramesh Sane, accused of murdering his alleged live-in partner Saraswati Vaidya and then chopping her body into pieces in Mumbai's Mira Road, apparently informed the cops that the victim was "like his daughter."

08 Jun 2023


Mumbai murder: Police recovers 3 buckets of chopped body parts

The police recovered three buckets of dismembered body parts from the apartment of Manoj Sane, the accused who allegedly murdered his live-in partner Saraswati Vaidya in Mumbai's Mira Road.

01 Jun 2023


Delhi murder: Sahil addicted to charas and ganja, reveals police

According to sources close to the Delhi Police, the main accused in the bone-chilling murder of 16-year-old Sakshi in Delhi's Shahbad Dairy area, was addicted to drugs like ganja and charas.

31 May 2023


Delhi murder: Sahil 'planned' for 3 days to kill Sakshi

Days after the video of the gruesome murder of 16-year-old Sakshi in Delhi's Shahbad Dairy area shook the entire country, police revealed her killing was a "premeditated murder" not a "crime of passion."

30 May 2023


Delhi: 22-year-old allegedly killed by flatmate hours after party

The body of a 22-year-old woman was found in a pool of blood on the terrace of a house in Majnu Ka Tilla in Delhi's Civil Lines on Tuesday, reported ANI.

30 May 2023


Delhi murder: 16-year-old victim wanted to be lawyer, says father

Sakshi, the 16-year-old girl who was allegedly killed by 20-year-old Sahil in front of passersby in Delhi on Sunday, wanted to become a lawyer, her father, Janak Raj, told PTI.

29 May 2023

Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi: Man stabs 16-year-old girlfriend 20 times to death, arrested

A 16-year-old girl was allegedly stabbed to death by her boyfriend in Delhi's Rohini area on Sunday evening, reported The Indian Express.

28 May 2023


Rajasthan: Man kills elderly woman, eats her flesh; arrested

The Rajasthan Police has reportedly arrested a man for allegedly murdering an elderly woman and eating her flesh in the state's Pali district.

20 May 2023

Uttar Pradesh

Affair, cancer: Video of Shiv Nadar University murder-suicide accused surfaces

In a major development in the Shiv Nadar University murder-suicide case, a 23-minute-long video has surfaced where the accused, Anuj Singh—who killed his alleged lover and died by suicide on Thursday—justified his actions.

16 May 2023

Madhya Pradesh

MP: 3 minors allegedly strangle 12-year-old friend using cycle chain

A 12-year-old boy was allegedly killed by his three minor friends, the youngest of them only 11 years old, in the Magarkatha village of Madhya Pradesh's Seoni district on Sunday, PTI reported, quoting police officials.

02 May 2023

Tihar Jail

Delhi: 2021 Rohini court shootout-accused gangster killed in Tihar Jail

In a shocking incident, jailed gangster Tillu Tajpuriya—the prime accused in the 2021 Rohini Court Complex shootout—was allegedly killed by rival gang members inside Delhi's Tihar Jail, NDTV reported, citing officials.

29 Apr 2023


Delhi: 2 minors held for beating 12-year-old classmate to death

The Delhi Police on Friday apprehended two minors for allegedly killing their classmate who caught them smoking, reported ANI.

16 Apr 2023

Uttar Pradesh

Atiq Ahmed shot dead: How opposition, BJP leaders reacted

A fresh controversy has hit the political world after jailed gangster-turned-politician Atiq Ahmed and his brother, Ashraf Ahmed, were shot dead in police custody while being taken for a medical checkup in Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj.

16 Apr 2023

Uttar Pradesh

UP: Gangster-turned-politician Atiq Ahmed, brother Ashraf buried in Prayagraj

Slain gangster-turned-politician Atiq Ahmed and his brother Ashraf Ahmed were buried late on Sunday at the Kasari Masari burial ground in Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj, said reports.

16 Apr 2023

Andhra Pradesh

Ex-MP Vivekananda Reddy murder: Andhra CM's uncle Bhaskar Reddy arrested

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Sunday arrested YS Bhaskar Reddy in connection with the 2019 murder case of his brother and former MP YS Vivekananda Reddy.

16 Apr 2023

Uttar Pradesh

Who killed gangster-turned-politician Atiq Ahmed: Everything we know about attackers

Many fingers have been pointed at the Uttar Pradesh Police after jailed gangster-turned-politician Atiq Ahmed and his brother Ashraf Ahmed were shot dead in police custody while being taken for a medical examination in Prayagraj on Saturday night.

15 Apr 2023

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Delhi: BJP leader Surendra Matiala shot dead in office 

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Surendra Matiala was shot dead in Delhi's Dwarka on Friday evening, reported NDTV.

04 Apr 2023

Tamil Nadu

Chennai: Sex worker murders ex-boyfriend; buries him with priest's help

A man was allegedly killed by his former lover, a sex worker, and three other men in Tamil Nadu's Pudukkottai, likely over money, the police said. They then chopped up his body and traveled 400km to bury it.

29 Mar 2023


Canada: Indian-origin man kills man after fight regarding vaping 

An Indian-origin man allegedly stabbed a man to death outside a Starbucks cafe after a brief altercation in Vancouver, Canada.

28 Mar 2023

Uttar Pradesh

Who is Atiq Ahmed, gangster-turned-politician sentenced to life imprisonment

Gangster-turned-politician Atiq Ahmed and two others have been sentenced to life imprisonment in the 2006 kidnapping case of lawyer Umesh Pal—an eyewitness of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MLA Raju Pal's 2005 murder—by a Prayagraj court.

27 Mar 2023

Uttar Pradesh Police

Jailed gangster-turned-politician Atiq Ahmed's convoy reaches MP amid 'murder' apprehensions

Jailed former MP Atiq Ahmed, who is being brought to Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj from Gujarat's Sabarmati Jail for a court hearing, reached Madhya Pradesh's Shivpuri on Monday.

19 Mar 2023


Delhi: Woman's skull, chopped body parts found in polythene bag

In a shocking incident, the mutilated body of a woman was found near a Rapid Metro construction area in Delhi's Sarai Kale Khan, NDTV reported.

16 Mar 2023


Bihar: 20-year-old man fatally stabbed over 100 times with knife

In a horrific incident, a 20-year-old man was stabbed more than 100 times with a knife in Bihar, reported India Today.

14 Mar 2023


Bengaluru: Woman's body found in a drum at railway station 

An unidentified woman's body was allegedly found in a plastic storage drum at Sir M Visvesvaraya Terminal (SMVT) railway station in Bengaluru on Monday, reported Indian Express.

11 Mar 2023


Gujarat: Liquor-drug addict beaten to death at deaddiction center

A man—undergoing drug and liquor addiction treatment at a deaddiction center in Gujarat's Patan—reportedly died after being brutally thrashed by seven people, including the facility's manager, last month.

10 Mar 2023

Jammu And Kashmir

Jammu: Man stabs doctor girlfriend to death, attempts suicide later

A 27-year-old woman doctor, named Sumedha Sharma, was allegedly found stabbed to death at her boyfriend's house in Jammu, the police said, reported India Today.

09 Mar 2023

Pakistan News

Pakistan: Driver slits Hindu doctor's throat, arrested

The driver of a known dermatologist, Dr. Dharam Dev Raathi, from Pakistan's Hyderabad allegedly murdered him by slashing his throat with a knife on Tuesday. Raathi's cook told police that the two had an altercation on their way home.

08 Mar 2023

Delhi Police

Powerful evidence against Aaftab Poonawalla; he knew to dismember: Police

The Delhi Police on Tuesday said that they have powerful and compelling circumstantial evidence against Aaftab Poonawalla in the Shraddha Walkar murder case.

04 Mar 2023


Russian scientist behind Sputnik V vaccine strangled to death: Report

A murder probe has been launched after Andrey Botikov, who worked on the development of the Russian COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V, was allegedly murdered in Moscow, Mirror reported.

03 Mar 2023


Belgium: Mother who murdered 5 children euthanized after 16 years 

A 56-year-old mother from Belgium, who killed her five children 16 years ago, has been euthanized at her request, her lawyer said.

28 Feb 2023


Karnataka: Man killed on busy road with swords; bystanders watch

A 26-year-old man was brutally hacked to death on a busy street in Karnataka by four to five men as bystanders looked on. The heinous murder in the Bidar district was caught on camera.

27 Feb 2023

Hong Kong

Hong Kong: Ex-husband, relatives charged with murdering model Abby Choi

The former in-laws and ex-husband of Hong Kong model Abby Choi, whose body parts were in a refrigerator by the police, were put in custody without bail on Monday.

26 Feb 2023


Hyderabad: Man beheads friend, removes heart for texting his girlfriend

In a spine-chilling incident, a Hyderabad man reportedly murdered his friend for calling and texting his girlfriend, the police confirmed on Saturday.

26 Feb 2023

Jammu And Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir: Kashmiri Pandit killed by terrorists in Pulwama

A Kashmiri Pandit was allegedly shot and killed in Pulwama, Jammu and Kashmir, on Sunday, in what is believed to be the latest targeted civilian killing in the region.

21 Feb 2023


Another Delhi shocker: Woman set ablaze by live-in partner dies

In yet another horrific murder in Delhi, a 28-year-old woman died after her live-in partner allegedly set her ablaze following a dispute in Aman Vihar, PTI reported.

20 Feb 2023


Karnataka: Customer fails to pay for iPhone, kills delivery agent

A 20-year-old man reportedly murdered a delivery agent in Karnataka's Hassan district as he was unable to pay for the iPhone he had ordered.

20 Feb 2023


Sahil Gehlot's family asked him to 'silence' Nikki Yadav: Police

Sahil Gehlot, the main accused arrested for allegedly murdering his girlfriend Nikki Yadav in Delhi and storing her dead body in his family-owned dhaba's freezer, did so at his family's behest, Hindustan Times reported.

20 Feb 2023


Assam woman kills husband, mother-in-law; stores body pieces in fridge

A woman in Assam's Guwahati has been arrested for allegedly murdering her husband and mother-in-law, chopping their bodies, keeping the pieces in a fridge for three days, and later disposing of the same in Meghalaya, the police revealed on Monday.

19 Feb 2023


Nikki Yadav murder: Sahil Gehlot's constable cousin suspected as accomplice

The Delhi Police suspects that accused Sahil Gehlot, arrested for allegedly murdering his girlfriend Nikki Yadav and hiding her body in his dhaba's freezer, had hatched a conspiracy to kill her in the first week of February.

18 Feb 2023


Sahil Gehlot plotted Nikki Yadav's murder with parents, friends: Police

The Delhi Police on Saturday said Sahil Gehlot—who is accused of murdering his girlfriend Nikki Yadav and hiding her body in his dhaba's freezer—plotted the murder with the help of his parents and friends.

16 Feb 2023


Police reveal more chilling details in Nikki Yadav murder case

More disturbing details about the horrible murder of 24-year-old Haryana native Nikki Yadav in Delhi have emerged.

15 Feb 2023


Mumbai: Man arrested for killing lover, hiding body in bed-box

In yet another shocking incident, a 37-year-old woman was discovered stuffed in a bed-box after being murdered by her live-in partner in Maharashtra's Palghar district.

15 Feb 2023


Man kills partner, stuffs body in fridge, marries hours later

Accused Sahil Gahlot, who allegedly murdered his live-in partner Nikki Yadav and stuffed her body in a fridge at his dhaba in West Delhi's Najafgarh, reportedly married another woman just hours after the murder.

14 Feb 2023


Delhi: Dhaba owner kills his lover, keeps body in freezer

In a shocking incident that came to the fore in Delhi, the body of a 25-year-old woman was found inside a freezer of a dhaba in Najafgarh locality on Tuesday.

07 Feb 2023

Aaftab Poonawalla

Aaftab Poonawalla used stone-grinder to crush Shraddha Walkar's bones: Chargesheet

The Delhi Police's chargesheet filed in the Shraddha Walkar murder case has disclosed several graphic details about the crime allegedly committed by her live-in partner, Aaftab Poonawalla.

Chhattisgarh: BJP leader killed by Maoists in front of family

In a horrific incident, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader from Chhattisgarh's Bijapur was allegedly killed by Maoists in front of his family on Sunday, ANI reported.

30 Jan 2023


Odisha: Cop who killed Naba Das suffers from mental illness

Gopalkrushna Das—the police officer who fatally shot Odisha's Health and Family Welfare Minister Naba Kisore Das on Sunday—has been suffering from mental illness for years, PTI reported.

29 Jan 2023

Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh: Man kills wife, shoots himself after recording video

In a shocking incident, a leading businessperson in Madhya Pradesh's Panna allegedly shot himself on Saturday after killing his wife.

US: 5 cops charged with murder for Tyre Nichols' death

Five former Memphis police officers in Tennessee, United States, were charged with second-degree murder and other crimes on Thursday in the death of Tyre Nichols (29), a FedEx employee.