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Delhi shooting: Second assailant dies


September 11th, 2012 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) The second accused and the lone surviving assailant in last week's shooting incident here, in which four people were killed, died Monday, police said.Manish, 22, ... Read more...

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Youth kills girl friend, commits suicide


September 11th, 2012 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Sep 10 (IANS) A youth in Rajasthan's Sikar district Monday shot dead his 20-year old girlfriend and then himself over their strained relationship, police said.The girl was being pressurized ... Read more...

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IAF employee killed in bid to help neighbour


September 9th, 2012 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) A spurned lover and his three friends stabbed to death an elderly Indian Air Force employee and injured his neighbour and mother of a girl ... Read more...

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One dead, 34 wounded in Philippines blasts


September 2nd, 2012 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Sep 2 (IANS) One person was killed and 34 were wounded in two grenade blasts in the Philippines, Xinhua reported Sunday.At least 32 people were injured when an unidentified ... Read more...

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Six die in shootout at Brazil nightclub


August 28th, 2012 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 28 (IANS/EFE) Six people were killed and 14 wounded in a gunfight at a nightclub in the southeastern Brazilian city of Belo Horizonte, police said Monday, ... Read more...

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Criminal shoots at cop in UP


August 15th, 2012 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 15 (IANS) A policeman was shot at and injured by a criminal he was chasing in Budaun district of Uttar Pradesh Wednesday, police said.According to police, a man ... Read more...

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Krishna condemns attack on US gurdwara


August 6th, 2012 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna condemned Sunday's attack on a gurdwara in the US that left six people dead.Krishna told reporters here that the Sikh ... Read more...

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10-year-old killed in celebratory firing (Lead)


July 17th, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 17 (IANS) A 10-year-old boy died in Uttar Pradesh's Bareilly city in celebratory firing by a supporter of a newly-elected civic agency chairman, police said Tuesday. The killer ... Read more...

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10-year-old shot dead in celebratory firing in UP


July 17th, 2012 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 17 (IANS) A 10-year-old boy died in Bareilly, 250 km from here Monday, in celebratory firing, police said.A stray bullet fired during the oath taking ceremony of ... Read more...

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SC upholds life for former MP Anand Mohan (Second Lead)


July 10th, 2012 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday rejected the appeal of former Lok Sabha member Anand Mohan who had challenged his conviction and life imprisonment in the murder ... Read more...

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Murderous attack on senior UP official at his office


July 6th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 6 (IANS) A senior Uttar Pradesh government official was attacked and seriously injured Friday at his office in Gorakhpur, police said.The attack took place amidst tight security at ... Read more...

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Not invited to dinner, man kills neighbour


June 29th, 2012 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 28 (IANS) A man killed his neighbour in Uttar Pradesh early Thursday for not inviting him to a dinner party, police said.Salim was killed by his neighbour Nizamuddin ... Read more...

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Maharashtra cop battles four dacoits, kills two


June 23rd, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Aurangabad, June 23 (IANS) A lone police constable battled four dacoits and managed to kill two of them despite being severely injured in Maharashtra's Hingoli district, officials said Saturday.The incident ... Read more...

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Soldier rapes, kills girl (Lead, correcting headline)


June 8th, 2012 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kanpur, June 8 (IANS) A soldier raped a high school student in an Uttar Pradesh village and then shot her dead when she was about to expose him, police said ... Read more...

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Soldier rapes, shot dead


June 8th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kanpur, June 8 (IANS) A soldier raped a high school student in an Uttar Pradesh village and then shot her dead when she was about to expose him, police said ... Read more...

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Soldier rapes, shot dead


June 8th, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Kanpur, June 8 (IANS) A soldier raped a high school student in an Uttar Pradesh village and then shot her dead when she was about to expose him, police said ... Read more...

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Karnataka officer’s murder case solved, four held: Police


June 7th, 2012 - 11:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 7 (IANS) Four people, including a cashier in a cooperative credit society in Bangalore, were arrested Thursday for the fatal attack on a Karnataka government officer known to ... Read more...

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Russian investigator survives murder attempt


June 3rd, 2012 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 3 (IANS) A Russian federal investigator was injured when his car came under fire in the North Caucasus region, officials said.Two unidentified assailants fired at his car with ... Read more...

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Drunk father stabs son to death


May 24th, 2012 - 9:57 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 24 (IANS) In a shocking incident late Wednesday, a 40-year-old man knifed his 20-year-old son for asking him not to be abusive.Police said the incident took place at ... Read more...

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Father hacks two kids to death in UP


May 18th, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 18 (IANS) A 40-year-old mentally-ill man Friday hacked his two children to death and critically injured the other two before shooting himself in Bhimnagar district of Uttar Pradesh, ... Read more...

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Scientist implicates insects in ‘murder mysteries’


May 13th, 2012 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 13 (IANS) Marks on a dead body could indicate violence and possible murder - but instead of a human killer, they might have been made by legions of ... Read more...

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Man kills wife for not feeding daughter


May 11th, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 11 (IANS) In a bizarre and heart-rending incident, a young man here shot his wife dead early Friday because she was not feeding their one-year-old daughter.The incident took ... Read more...

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BJP legislator’s son shot dead in UP


May 8th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 8 (IANS) The son of a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator was shot dead in Uttar Pradesh's Gonda district Tuesday after a spat with the guard of ... Read more...

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Man holds wife, in-laws hostage for not paying dowry


May 7th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 7 (IANS) Police Monday arrested a Lucknow-based property dealer for first assaulting his wife and then holding her, his father-in-law and brother-in-law captive in his house for not ... Read more...

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Argentina destroys 11,000 firearms


May 7th, 2012 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, May 7 (IANS/EFE) Nearly 11,000 firearms surrendered by their owners were destroyed by the government as part of a programme to reduce the number of weapons in Argentina, ... Read more...

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Delhi-based transporter shot dead


April 25th, 2012 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) A 35-year-old transporter was shot dead in his car by unidentified assailants in the national capital, police said Wednesday.Karambeer Singh, a resident of west Delhi's ... Read more...

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Woman doctor stabbed in Beijing


April 13th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 13 (IANS) A woman doctor at a hospital in Beijing was Friday stabbed by a knife-wielding masked man, the second such incident in China within a month.The attack ... Read more...

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Two monks killed in Sri Lanka


March 21st, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 21 (IANS) Police were Wednesday investigating the overnight killing of two monks at a leading Buddhist temple in a suburb of capital Colombo.Police spokesperson Ajith Rohana said the ... Read more...

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SP worker beats auto driver to death (Lead)


March 20th, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kanpur, March 20 (IANS) A day after gunfire by a Samajwadi Party (SP) activist killed a young man, a scuffle involving another SP worker left an autorickshaw driver dead in ... Read more...

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Now, SP worker beats auto driver to death in Kanpur


March 20th, 2012 - 9:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kanpur, March 20 (IANS) Trouble for the newly-formed government in Uttar Pradesh is showing no signs of abating. After gunfire in Aurayia by a Samajwadi Party (SP) worker killed a ... Read more...

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France observes minute of silence for shooting victims


March 20th, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, March 20 (IANS) All French schools Tuesday observed a minute of silence in memory of three children and a teacher killed outside a Jewish school in the southwestern French ... Read more...

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One killed as SP man fires at wedding (Lead)


March 20th, 2012 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 20 (IANS) A young man was killed when a member of Uttar Pradesh's ruling Samajwadi Party opened fire at a wedding in Auraiya district, police said Tuesday.The assailant ... Read more...

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One killed in UP after SP man opens fire during marriage


March 20th, 2012 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 20 (IANS) A youngster was killed when a worker of Uttar Pradesh's ruling Samajwadi Party opened fire during a marriage in Auraiya district, police said.Police identified the assailant ... Read more...

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Gunman robs doctors mid-surgery at Venezuelan hospital


March 11th, 2012 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, March 11 (IANS/EFE) A man robbed a surgeon and his staff at gunpoint during a procedure being performed in the operating theater of a hospital in the central Venezuelan ... Read more...

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Afghan woman murdered in Delhi


March 4th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) A 22-year-old Afghan woman was murdered by her boyfriend in a south Delhi guest house, police said Sunday.The deceased Paimana, who was stabbed to ... Read more...

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