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Notice against Kerala minister for alleged phone tapping


July 31st, 2012 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, July 31 (IANS) A CPI-M legislator in Kerala Tuesday filed a breach of privilege notice against the state's home minister over the police allegedly tapping phones of the party's ... Read more...

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Haryana Police to monitor ‘crime-prone’ villages


July 3rd, 2012 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Rohtak (Haryana), July 3 (IANS) Police will monitor over five dozen villages in southern Haryana for "being too crime-prone".Police recently identified nearly 65 crime-prone villages in the four districts of ... Read more...

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Kerala CPI-M facing tough times (Letter from Kerala)


June 30th, 2012 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 30 (IANS) With the Kerala Police closing in on over a dozen top leaders of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) in different murder cases, the party in ... Read more...

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Crucial five day Kerala CPI-M party meeting starts Sunday


June 16th, 2012 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 16 (IANS) The five-day meet of the Kerala unit of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) starts here Sunday.Five politburo members, including party general secretary Prakash Karat, will ... Read more...

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CPI-M on back foot as Kerala assembly session starts Monday (Letter from Kerala)


June 10th, 2012 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 10 (IANS) Following the murder of a former CPI-M leader and the widening rift within its ranks, the party, after a long time, would be seen on the ... Read more...

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Chandy rebuts Left claims of police torture in murder case


June 8th, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 8 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy Friday denied accusations by the Left that police were using third degree methods or torture against those held for the ... Read more...

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Prime accused in Chandrasekharan murder case held


June 7th, 2012 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kozhikode, June 7 (IANS) More than a month after the murder of former CPI-M leader T.P. Chandrasekharan, Kerala Police Thursday said they have arrested prime accused T.K. Rajeesh from a ... Read more...

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Will ask poll panel to cancel CPI-M’s registration: UDF


May 28th, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 28 (IANS) Kerala's ruling Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) Monday said it will approach the election commission to demand cancellation of the Communist Party of India-Marxist's (CPI-M) ... Read more...

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Kerala CPI-M leader charged with murder, conspiracy


May 28th, 2012 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Idukki (Kerala), May 28 (IANS) Two days after a top CPI-M Kerala leader claimed his party had physically annihilated foes in Idukki district, police Monday registered three cases of murder ... Read more...

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500 body parts kept by British cops even after probe


May 21st, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 21 (IANS) Police departments in Britain retained at least 492 human body parts, including brains, hearts and limbs, even after investigations were over, without telling the families of ... Read more...

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Murder accused flees Haryana jail, nabbed in Delhi


May 9th, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) A 21-year-old murder accused who escaped from a Haryana jail in January to fulfil his mission of killing half a dozen of his enemies ... Read more...

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No plan to reopen Viveka Babajee case, says family (With Image)


April 24th, 2012 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 24 (IANS) In the wake of latest revelations in the Arun Tikku and Karan Kakkad murder cases, former supermodel Viveka Babajee's family Tuesday denied that it was considering ... Read more...

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Decks cleared for fifth edition of Mammootty film


April 20th, 2012 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, April 20 (IANS) Decks have been cleared for the fifth edition of the blockbuster Mammootty film "Oru CBI Dairy kurippu", a rarity in the Malayalam film industry, according to ... Read more...

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Akhilesh so far, walks in the shadow of Mulayam (News Analysis)


March 20th, 2012 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 20 (IANS) It may be a little too early to call it the end of the political honeymoon for Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav. But his choices ... Read more...

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Not wrong about MPs: Kejriwal


February 27th, 2012 - 1:57 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Feb 27 (IANS) Upholding his claim about entry of criminals into parliament, India Against Corruption Activist and key Team Anna member Arvind Kejriwal Sunday said he did not speak ... Read more...

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31 percent of UP third-phase candidates have criminal cases


February 14th, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 14 (IANS) Nearly 31 percent of the candidates fielded by political parties for Wednesday's third phase poll of the seven-phased Uttar Pradesh state assembly election have criminal ... Read more...

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Crime up slightly, women’s safety, terror top agenda: Delhi Police (Roundup)


January 6th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) Delhi saw a four percent increase in crime in 2011 with women and senior citizens being the most vulnerable, Police Commissioner B.K. Gupta said Friday, ... Read more...

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Delhi witnesses four percent surge in crime


January 6th, 2012 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) The capital witnessed a four percent increase in crime in 2011 against 2010, Delhi Police said Friday.Annual statistics released by the Delhi Police revealed that ... Read more...

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Murder, loot cases declined in Jharkhand: Minister


December 22nd, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 22 (IANS) Murder and loot cases have declined in Jharkhand, Human Resource Development Minister Baijnath Ram said Thursday."Murder and loot cases have declined in the state in 2011. ... Read more...

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30 percent increase in rape cases in Bhopal


December 21st, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 21 (IANS) There has been a 30 percent rise in rape cases in Bhopal this year while the number of murders have increased by 24 percent, state police ... Read more...

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Newark man acquitted of the 1978 murders


November 24th, 2011 - 1:03 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Newark, Nov 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A New Jersey man has been acquitted of murder more than 30 years after the incident. A jury acquitted 58-year-old Lee Anthony Evans on charges of killing ... Read more...

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Four prisoners attempt suicide


October 22nd, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Oct 22 (IANS) Four prisoners attempted suicide by drinking poison in Jharkhand's Gumla district jail Saturday, police sources said. However, jail authorities maintained they fell ill after taking some ... Read more...

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Haryana murder accused held in Delhi


October 5th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Two men, in their early 20s, accused of murdering 10 people, were arrested from north Delhi, police said Wednesday.Anil Rohilla, 23, and Sunil, 24, hailing ... Read more...

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Brazilian judge assassinated


August 13th, 2011 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 13 (IANS/EFE) A Brazilian judge who received death threats after imposing harsh sentences on vigilantes was slain Friday in suburban Rio de Janeiro, police said.Patricia Lourival ... Read more...

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Goa serial killer sentenced to life


June 10th, 2011 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, June 10 (IANS) A Goa court Friday sentenced serial killer Mahanand Naik to life imprisonment for murdering a 32-year-old woman four years back.Naik, 40, is being tried for killing ... Read more...

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CBI court directs Sacha Sauda chief to appear in person


May 21st, 2011 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Panchkula, May 20 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation's special court here Friday directed the Dera (sect) Sacha Sauda chief Gurmit Ram Rahim Singh to appear in person before it ... Read more...

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Johnny Depp to star in remake of ‘The Thin Man’


May 12th, 2011 - 12:49 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, May 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) “Pirate of the Caribbean” star Johnny Depp is reportedly getting ready to appear in the remake of the movie “The Thin Man.” Depp is currently ... Read more...

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Four arrested in murder cases


May 6th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Four people, including two youths who had bludgeoned their friend to death, were arrested in separate murder cases here, police said Thursday.In the first case, ... Read more...

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48 candidates in Bengal second-phase face criminal charges


April 16th, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 16 (IANS) A total of 48 candidates out of 291 contesting from the the 50 assembly constituencies in the second phase of West Bengal polls April 23 ... Read more...

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Pakistan nabs ‘most wanted criminal’ in Karachi for 58 killings


March 28th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by BNO News
KARACHI, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Pakistan's Criminal Investigation Department (CID) on Monday captured the 'most wanted criminal' in Karachi, officials said.Ajmal Pahari, alleged to be involved in over 100 murder cases, was ... Read more...

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Pak spy agencies involved in over one thousand murder cases in Balochistan: Report


March 22nd, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 22(ANI): Pakistan intelligence agencies, the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) and its sister organisations have been involved in over one thousand murder cases in Balochistan, according to a report.The Baloch National ... Read more...

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Amarinder questions murder accused as Punjab vigilance chief


March 16th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 16 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday questioned the continuance of a senior police officer, who is facing trial in two murder cases, as the Punjab vigilance chief.Punjab Congress president ... Read more...

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‘Dating Game Killer’ Rodney Alcala Charged With New Murder Cases


January 28th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Serial killer Rodney Alcala, better known as the 'Dating Game Killer,' has been charged with the mysterious death of two other women in the 1970's. On ... Read more...

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‘Reporter’ held for theft


January 28th, 2011 - 1:12 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) A man, claiming to be a reporter for a news channel, was arrested for stealing a vehicle, police said Thursday. He also has two charges of murder ... Read more...

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The Bengali Detective: The Chaotic City Kolkata With Some Stability And Love


January 26th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
was bought by the Fox Searchlight Pictures, after screening of the documentary. These questions might have been put to rest. Director Phil Cox had gone through India searching for the ... Read more...

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