Couple found dead in Ghaziabad

GAZIABAD: A married couple was found dead at their rented home in Niti Khand Indirapuram. The police officials suspected that the husband was depressed and a suicide note was found from their residence. The deceased were identified as Kanchan Gupta, 35, and her husband Pravesh Kumar, 24. The city Superintendent of Police, Shlok Kumar, said that following a […]

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Fashion designer and her domestic help found brutally murdered in Delhi

NEW DELHI: Mala Lakhani, a Delhi-based fashion designer and her domestic help were found dead at her Vasant Kunj enclave residence late Wednesday night. Three people, one of them her employee, have been arrested, police said. The killers include Lakhani’s tailor and two of his associates. The incident came to light around 3 am when neighbours alert the police about a heated […]

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Four men carjacked an Innova taxi in Pathankot, fear in Punjab

PATHANKOT: A massive search operation is on here in the frontier areas in Punjab on Wednesday after four men carjacked an Innova taxi from its driver at gunpoint near Madhopur area in Punjab’s Pathankot district. Four suspected terrorists hijacked a taxi at gunpoint causing fears of a Pathankot airbase-like attack that took place in 2016. The […]

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Pregnant Indian-origin woman killed in UK arrow attack

A pregnant Indian-origin woman has been killed after an arrow pierced through her abdomen in a crossbow attack in London, but her baby survived following an emergency Caesarean section. Sana Mohammad, 35, was injured in the abdomen during the attack on Monday in Ilford area of east London. She died in a local hospital, where […]

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Yemen Clashes Leave 149 Dead In 24 Hours

HODEIDA: At least 149 people including civilians were killed in 24 hours of clashes between government loyalists and rebels in Yemen’s flashpoint city of Hodeida, medics and military sources said Monday. A military source in Hodeida confirmed seven civilians had died in the key port city, without giving further details. Medics in hospitals across Hodeida reported […]

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2 Hizbul Terrorists Shot Dead In Encounter In Jammu And Kashmir’s Pulwama

SRINAGAR: Two Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists were shot dead in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, police said. Security forces launched a cordon-and-search operation in the Tikken area of Pulwama in south Kashmir this morning after receiving specific information about the presence of terrorists there, a police spokesman said. He said as the […]

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Duped over Bitcoins, UP boy threatens to blow up Miami airport

Uttar Pradesh: An 18-year-old boy, who was cheated over Bitcoins investment, was detained by Uttar Pradesh Anti Terrorist Squad after he threatened to blow up Miami airport in the US, police said. The boy made threat calls in frustration after he did not get the desired response from Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the US […]

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M.J. Akbar, wife rubbish U.S.-based journalist Pallavi Gogoi’s rape accusation

Former Union Minister M.J. Akbar on Friday denied accusations of rape by United States-based journalist Pallavi Gogoi, claiming he had a consensual relationship spanning several months with her but it ended “perhaps not on the best note.” In a separate statement, his wife Mallika Akbar also dismissed Ms. Gogoi’s accusations, made in a Washington Post article on […]

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Delhi HC gives life term to 16 ex-cops in Hashimpura massacre case

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sentenced 16 ex-policemen to life imprisonment for killing 42 people of a minority community in the 1987 Hashimpura massacre case in Uttar Pradesh. A bench of Justices S Muralidhar and Vinod Goel reversed the trial court’s verdict which had acquitted the accused. The high court convicted 16 former Provincial […]

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