Crime

Fire breaks out at Doordarshan Bhawan in Delhi, 8 fire engines rush to spot

Fire breaks out at Doordarshan Bhawan in Delhi, 8 fire engines rush to spot

Fire breaks out at Doordarshan Bhawan in Delhi, 8 fire engines rush to spot A fire broke out at Doordarshan Kendra at Mandi House in central Delhi. Eight fire fighting engines were rushed to the location to bring the blaze under control. The fire broke out at the air-conditioning plant of national broadcaster Doordarshan’s office. The Delhi Fire Service received a call around 12:50 pm. ‘The fire was controlled within 10 minutes. 8 fire tenders are present on the spot. No casualty has been reported,’ news agency ANI quoted a fire official saying.

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Hyderabad Police rescue three children from kidnappers

Hyderabad Police rescue three children from kidnappers

Hyderabad Police rescue three children from kidnappers Three children were rescued by the Hyderabad Police on Tuesday from their abductors. According to the police, one of the boys, Ayush, was abducted by two women from Secunderabad Railway Station on Monday when his mother had gone to buy breakfast. The mother noticing her child missing immediately complained to the Railway Police and later to the local police. Based on the complaint, the police team checked the CCTV footage and noticed two women taking Ayush and boarding an RTC bus. The conductor of the bus later shared the information about the accused ...

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Shiv Sena corporator promises 19-yr-old college girl of financial aid, molests her

Shiv Sena corporator promises 19-yr-old college girl of financial aid, molests her

Shiv Sena corporator promises 19-yr-old college girl of financial aid, molests her A Shiv Sena corporator from Navi Mumbai has been charged with molesting a 19-year-old college student after promising to help her financially, said police. Namdeo Bhagat, a Shiv Sena member of the Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC), allegedly molested the teen at his farmhouse in Dighode village near the coastal town of Uran in adjoining Raigad district on Sunday last, a police official said. The 51-year-old corporator, who is also a member of the NMMC standing committee, had called the student to his farmhouse on the pretext of ...

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Mumbai’s Crystal Tower fire extinguished, rescue operations underway

Mumbai's Crystal Tower fire extinguished, rescue operations underway

Mumbai’s Crystal Tower fire extinguished, rescue operations underway A level-3 fire broke out on the 12th floor of Crystal Tower residential apartments near Hindmata Cinema in Mumbai’s Parel area on Wednesday morning. Several people trapped inside the building were rescued with the help of crane. No causality was reported till now. Initially, 10 fire-fighting engines were pressed into service but later additional 10 fire brigades and four water tankers were rushed to the spot. The fire which broke out on the 12th floor, spread across the 13th, 14th and 15th floors of Crystal Tower. Eight people have been rescued so ...

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Allahabad man kills wife, 3 daughters, stuffs bodies inside fridge, almirah

Allahabad man kills wife, 3 daughters, stuffs bodies inside fridge, almirah

Allahabad man kills wife, 3 daughters, stuffs bodies inside fridge, almirah In a shocking incident, five members of a family, including three children, were found dead in a locked house at Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh. A man was found hanging from a ceiling fan, his wife’s body was found inside a fridge. The bodies of two young girls, believed to be the couple’s daughters, were found in a suitcase and in an almirah respectively. The body of a third daughter was found in another room. Police say the house in Dhumanganj was bolted from inside and they had to break ...

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Govt rubbishes report that Indian currency is ‘Made in China’

Govt rubbishes report that Indian currency is 'Made in China'

Govt rubbishes report that Indian currency is ‘Made in China’ The Centre has denied accusations that a Chinese company has been given a contract to print Indian currency. The Ministry of Finance, in a statement, said, “Reports about any Chinese currency printing corporation getting any orders for printing Indian currency notes are totally baseless.” Subash Chandra Garg, secretary, Department of Economic Affairs told news agency ANI, “Reports about any Chinese currency printing corporation getting any orders for printing Indian currency notes are totally baseless. Indian currency notes are being and will be printed only in Indian Government and RBI currency ...

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NIA nabs 2 in Hyderabad for ISIS Abu Dhabi links

NIA nabs 2 in Hyderabad for ISIS Abu Dhabi links

NIA nabs 2 in Hyderabad for ISIS Abu Dhabi links Two people were arrested by the National Investigation Agency on Sunday in connection with an Abu Dhabi-based ISIS module case registered in 2016. The officials arrested Mohammed Abdullah Basith, 24, of Chandrayangutta and Mohammed Abdul Qadeer, 19, of Pahadishareef as they were allegedly conspiring to further the ISIS ideology and carry out terrorist activities in India. The two accused have been in touch with Adnan Hassan, who was earlier arrested in the 2016 ISIS module case and is facing trial. NIA officials had also conducted searches in seven locations in ...

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Bodies of 4 family members found stacked in pit behind Kerala house

Bodies of 4 family members found stacked in pit behind Kerala house

Bodies of 4 family members found stacked in pit behind Kerala house The bodies of four members of a family were found stacked atop each other and buried in a pit in the backyard of their house in Kerala’s Idukki district. They were missing for the last four days.The police said the bodies found on Wednesday, bore injury marks. Police identified the deceased as Krishnan (52), his wife Susheela (50), their daughter Arsha (21) and son Arjun (19). The police were called in by the neighbours of the family, who had said that they had not seen the family for ...

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Raigad bus crash: When a WhatsApp group fell silent

Raigad bus crash: When a WhatsApp group fell silent

Raigad bus crash: When a WhatsApp group fell silent Pravin Randive was supposed to join his colleagues at Dapoli agriculture university when they set out for weekend picnic at Mahabaleshwar this morning. He could not join them as he was not well but kept checking a WhatsApp group where others were posting updates. Then suddenly there was silence in the group. Around 12.30 pm, he learnt that the bus carrying his colleagues had fallen into a gorge off Ambenali ghat near Poladpur, 180 km from here. Of the 34 people in the bus, all but one died. “We were going ...

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Pregnant goat gangraped by 8 men in Haryana village, animal dies from abuse

Pregnant goat gangraped by 8 men in Haryana village, animal dies from abuse

Pregnant goat gangraped by 8 men in Haryana village, animal dies from abuse In another shocking case of animal abuse, a pregnant goat was allegedly gang raped by 8 men in Mewat town of Nuh district in Haryana. Three of the eight men have been identified thus far. The goat died after being raped by the eight men. According to reports, the eight accused who are believed to drug addicts and alcoholics, raped the goat in a deserted house, following which she died. A complaint was filed with the Nagina police station where the station in charge (SI) Rajbir was ...

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