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Man arrested at railway station with over 90 kg ganja

Durg was packed inside six iron cylinders, say police A 24-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly carrying ganja packed inside iron cylinders at New Delhi Railway Station, the police said on Sunday. Deputy Commissioner of Police (Railways) Harendra Singh said 96.5 kg ganja was recovered from Usman, a resident of Samaipur Badli. On Friday […]

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Man shoots own leg while showing pistol to partner

Weapon of offence recovered from his friend, who was also arrested: police A man allegedly suffered a gunshot injury in his leg while showing off a pistol to his female partner. Two men, including the injured, have been arrested for carrying an illegal firearm, the police said on Tuesday. The accused have been identified as […]

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Offences against women rose in Warangal

Overall crime rate came down: police The overall crime rate under Warangal Police Commissionerate in 2019 has come down but the crime against women increased. The year-end note released by the Police Department shows that one of the most heinous crimes in which a nine-month-old was raped and murdered took place in June. However, the […]

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Online escort service racket busted, 3 held

Two aspiring models, a minor rescued The Social Services Branch (SSB) of the Mumbai Police on Saturday busted an online escort service racket at a Colaba hotel, and arrested three men, while rescuing two aspiring models and a minor girl. Acting on an anonymous tip-off, the SSB conducted a raid on Hotel Blue Light, above […]

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Man held under POCSO Act

The police arrested a man on charges of molesting a 13-year-old girl here on Friday. The accused, Raju (55), a native of Rajasthan, was arrested based on a complaint from the victim’s parents, the police said. The All Women Police (West) booked him under provisions of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. He […]

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Two men held for killing woman in Paschim Vihar

Possibility of sexual assault not ruled out Two persons have been arrested for allegedly killing a woman in Paschim Vihar, the police said on Saturday. Her body was found on Friday and the police have not ruled out possibility of sexual assault. The accused were acquaintances of the woman. The police said a PCR call […]

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Man charged by elephant falls to death

A 45-year-old man from a village near Mettupalayam died after he fell into a well while trying to escape from a wild elephant that charged him in the early hours of Wednesday. The deceased has been identified as R. Ranganathan from Navalar Street near Illuppapalayam, Mettupalayam. The incident happened around 4.30 a.m. on Wednesday when […]

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Three arrested for murder

The police have arrested three persons in connection with the murder of Karthik near Nochikuppam on October 27. According to the police, Karthik, 22, is a resident of Rotary Nagar in Mylapore. He and his friend Rajesh were at Nochikuppam, when Boopalan and his friends snatched Karthik’s mobile and ran away. Subsequently, Karthik chased them […]