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UP man slits pregnant wife's belly to determine baby's sex

20 Sep 2020

UP man slits pregnant wife's belly to determine baby's sex

In a horrifying incident, a man in Uttar Pradesh allegedly split open his pregnant wife's belly to determine the sex of the baby on Saturday evening.

Mass shooting in Rochester, New York; 2 dead, 14 wounded

19 Sep 2020

Mass shooting in Rochester, New York; 2 dead, 14 wounded

In a tragic incident, two people were killed in a mass shooting in New York, the United States, the police said.

Someone broke in Eminem's house to kill him: Details here

11 Sep 2020

Someone broke in Eminem's house to kill him: Details here

Imagine someone sneaking up on your back while you wake up in the morning.

Samyuktha Hegde accepts Kavitha Reddy's apology after alleged attack

08 Sep 2020

Samyuktha Hegde accepts Kavitha Reddy's apology after alleged attack

After being accused of moral policing by Kannada actor Samyuktha Hegde, Congress leader Kavitha Reddy has issued an "unconditional apology."

Multiple people stabbed in UK's Birmingham; police declares 'major incident'

06 Sep 2020

Multiple people stabbed in UK's Birmingham; police declares 'major incident'

Multiple stabbings have been reported at the Birmingham city center in the United Kingdom, the police said on Sunday.

Kerala nurse on death penalty in Yemen recounts horrid tale

26 Aug 2020

Kerala nurse on death penalty in Yemen recounts horrid tale

Last week, Nimisha Priya made headlines after she was handed the death sentence for killing her "husband," a Yemeni national, and chopping his body into pieces.

Netflix bashed for 'Cuties' poster sexualizing 11-year-olds, takes artwork down

21 Aug 2020

Netflix bashed for 'Cuties' poster sexualizing 11-year-olds, takes artwork down

Netflix is under fire for posting, what many think is, an inappropriate image showing child actors engaging in sensual dance postures from the film Cuties.

Delhi man arrested for raping 12-year-old; victim in ICU

06 Aug 2020

Delhi man arrested for raping 12-year-old; victim in ICU

A man accused of raping a 12-year-old girl was arrested in Delhi, the police said on Thursday. The minor underwent surgery after the brutal sexual assault which reportedly left her bleeding constantly.

Boats, huts torched as murder triggers violence in TN's Cuddalore

02 Aug 2020

Boats, huts torched as murder triggers violence in TN's Cuddalore

Violence broke out in the Cuddalore district of Tamil Nadu on Saturday night as two rival political groups clashed.

Google Cloud employee fired over domestic violence allegations

01 Aug 2020

Google Cloud employee fired over domestic violence allegations

Alphabet Inc. has reportedly fired a Google Cloud employee after allegations of domestic violence surfaced against him.

Delhi: Disabled senior citizens beaten, cramped at old age home

01 Aug 2020

Delhi: Disabled senior citizens beaten, cramped at old age home

Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chairperson Swati Maliwal and Women and Child Development Minister Rajendra Pal Gautam raided an old age home in the national capital on Friday.

Ghaziabad: Journalist shot at in front of daughters, five arrested

21 Jul 2020

Ghaziabad: Journalist shot at in front of daughters, five arrested

A journalist was shot at by unidentified criminals in Ghaziabad late on Monday, with parts of the chilling attack being recorded on CCTV camera.

Kerala: Doctors on COVID-19 duty say mob coughed on them

11 Jul 2020

Kerala: Doctors on COVID-19 duty say mob coughed on them

A young doctor and her team were allegedly mobbed by a crowd as they drove into a Community Health Center in Kerala's capital Thiruvananthapuram on Friday.

UP: Cop suspended after eight officers get killed in encounter

05 Jul 2020

UP: Cop suspended after eight officers get killed in encounter

The Uttar Pradesh Police has suspended the Station Officer of Chaubeypur police station, suspecting him of tipping-off history-sheeter Vikas Dubey before a raid on Friday.

England: Reading stabbings that killed 3 declared terror attack

21 Jun 2020

England: Reading stabbings that killed 3 declared terror attack

Three people have died and three others have suffered serious injuries in a stabbing attack on Saturday night in England's Reading town, about 65 km west of London.

Mumbai: Man booked for thrashing wife over cooking 'tasteless' khichdi

24 May 2020

Mumbai: Man booked for thrashing wife over cooking 'tasteless' khichdi

In a shocking incident, a 39-year-old man allegedly assaulted his wife over her cooking in Mumbai, Maharashtra.

72-year-old man killed by son during Zoom call in US

22 May 2020

72-year-old man killed by son during Zoom call in US

A 72-year-old man was stabbed to death during a call on the video conferencing platform Zoom in New York, United States. The attacker is said to be the 72-year-old's own son.

Samajwadi Party leader, son, shot dead in Uttar Pradesh

19 May 2020

Samajwadi Party leader, son, shot dead in Uttar Pradesh

The cold-blooded murders of a Samajwadi Party leader and his son in Uttar Pradesh sent shockwaves in Sambhal district, where the incident happened.

Police attacked in Punjab's Patiala; cop's hand chopped off

12 Apr 2020

Police attacked in Punjab's Patiala; cop's hand chopped off

Early Sunday morning, cops were attacked at a wholesale vegetable market in the Patiala district of Punjab, the police said.

Accused in South Korean online sexual blackmail ring identified

25 Mar 2020

Accused in South Korean online sexual blackmail ring identified

In an unusual move, an accused leader of an online sexual blackmail ring was identified by the South Korea Police after millions signed a petition demanding that his identity be made public.

3 Nirbhaya convicts approach ICJ seeking stay on execution

16 Mar 2020

3 Nirbhaya convicts approach ICJ seeking stay on execution

Days ahead of their scheduled execution, three of the four death-row convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case approached the International Court of Justice (ICJ).

In Dubai, Indian man killed girlfriend, drove with her body

16 Mar 2020

In Dubai, Indian man killed girlfriend, drove with her body

In a gut-wrenching incident, an Indian man allegedly murdered his girlfriend in Dubai and drove around the city with her body placed in the front seat of the car last July, a Dubai Court of First Instance was told on Sunday.

Days before Nirbhaya convicts' hanging, their families seek euthanasia

16 Mar 2020

Days before Nirbhaya convicts' hanging, their families seek euthanasia

In yet another dramatic development in the infamous 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case, the families of the four death-row convicts have asked the President to grant them euthanasia.

UP: Frustrated with husband, woman beats 6-month-old daughter to death

02 Mar 2020

UP: Frustrated with husband, woman beats 6-month-old daughter to death

In a shocking incident, a 25-year-old woman allegedly thrashed her six-month-old daughter to death in the Aligarh district of Uttar Pradesh.

Delhi violence: 2 SITs to probe case; all FIRs transferred

27 Feb 2020

Delhi violence: 2 SITs to probe case; all FIRs transferred

Days after communal violence erupted in Northeast Delhi, two Special Investigation Teams (SITs) were formed on Thursday to probe the case.

Suspecting extra-marital affair, man throws acid on wife, stabs her

14 Feb 2020

Suspecting extra-marital affair, man throws acid on wife, stabs her

In a horrific incident, a man stabbed his wife with a screwdriver and poured acid on her on Thursday in Kolkata.

Retired Colonel faces inquiry after jawans film him having sex

11 Feb 2020

Retired Colonel faces inquiry after jawans film him having sex

A retired Colonel of the Indian Army faces an inquiry after two soldiers filed a complaint against him for having sex in his office while serving.

Thailand shooting: Soldier kills at least 10 in shooting rampage

08 Feb 2020

Thailand shooting: Soldier kills at least 10 in shooting rampage

In a shocking incident, a Thai soldier opened fire and killed at least 10 people and injured several others in a mass shooting rampage on Saturday.

Muslim man's marriage to 14-year-old Christian girl valid: Pakistan court

08 Feb 2020

Muslim man's marriage to 14-year-old Christian girl valid: Pakistan court

In a horrifying ruling, a Pakistan court upheld the marriage of a 14-year-old girl to a man since she had had her first menstrual cycle, citing Sharia law.

Delhi: Woman cop killed by batchmate near Rohini Metro

08 Feb 2020

Delhi: Woman cop killed by batchmate near Rohini Metro

In a tragic incident, a woman police officer was shot dead in Delhi's Rohini locality on Friday night.

Lucknow: Vishva Hindu Mahasabha leader shot dead by bike-borne assailants

02 Feb 2020

Lucknow: Vishva Hindu Mahasabha leader shot dead by bike-borne assailants

A Vishva Hindu Mahasabha leader, Ranjeet Bachchan, was shot dead in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, early Sunday morning.

Caught on CCTV: Naseeruddin Shah's daughter assaults veterinary clinic employees

25 Jan 2020

Caught on CCTV: Naseeruddin Shah's daughter assaults veterinary clinic employees

Mumbai Police have registered a complaint against actor Heeba Shah for assaulting two employees at an animal welfare clinic in Versova.

Woman killed her three children while singing them lullabies; arrested

22 Jan 2020

Woman killed her three children while singing them lullabies; arrested

A woman in the United States has been arrested on the suspicion of murdering her three children. The incident occurred in Phoenix, Arizona, on Monday.

Mumbai: Bollywood casting director arrested for running prostitution racket

16 Jan 2020

Mumbai: Bollywood casting director arrested for running prostitution racket

The social service branch (SSB) of Mumbai Police on Wednesday arrested a casting director for allegedly running a prostitution racket in the city. The accused has been identified as Navin Kumar Premlal Arya (32).

UP man kills pregnant wife; grinds her body in 'chakki'

16 Jan 2020

UP man kills pregnant wife; grinds her body in 'chakki'

In a shocking incident, a man in Uttar Pradesh was arrested for murdering his pregnant wife before chopping, grinding and burning her body.

Bollywood actor, model busted for running prostitution racket in Mumbai

11 Jan 2020

Bollywood actor, model busted for running prostitution racket in Mumbai

The Mumbai Police on Friday busted a prostitution racket operating out of a five-star hotel and arrested two women.

North Korean mother rescues kids; faces jail for bizarre reason

10 Jan 2020

North Korean mother rescues kids; faces jail for bizarre reason

In an utterly bizarre incident, a North Korean woman may face prison for saving her two kids from a fire but allowing the portraits of former leaders of the dictator-run nation to burn.

School principal, teacher attack 15-year-old with acid in Mumbai

24 Dec 2019

School principal, teacher attack 15-year-old with acid in Mumbai

A teenager in Mumbai suffered severe burn injuries after she was allegedly attacked with acid by the principal of her alma mater.

After 2.5 years, missing teenager found from suspected pedophile's closet

23 Dec 2019

After 2.5 years, missing teenager found from suspected pedophile's closet

A German teenager, who went missing over two years ago, was found on Friday from the closet of a suspected pedophile.

Praveen Kumar drunkenly thrashed me, my minor son: Ex-cricketer's neighbor

15 Dec 2019

Praveen Kumar drunkenly thrashed me, my minor son: Ex-cricketer's neighbor

Former cricketer Praveen Kumar is back in the news and for all the wrong reasons.