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Urban Crime

Uttar Pradesh: Man Fakes Mother’s Death To Grab Property, Held

Mar 22, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Two municipal officials have also been booked in connection with the case, police said

West Bengal: BJP Leader Among 3 Accused Of Murdering Elderly Man

Mar 21, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

A local BJP leader in West Bengal's Purba Bardhaman district has been arrested in connection with the murder of a 74-year-old man, police said

Delhi: 19-Year-Old Man Thrashed By 4, Video Goes Viral

The video of the incident, in which Asjad can be seen being thrashed brutally, has surfaced online and garnered attention from netizens.

Wanted Criminal In Murder Case Arrested In UP's Amethi: Police

Mar 04, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Ashish Mishra who was wanted in connection will the murder of Sudhir Shrivastava on March 1, was arrested following an encounter around 1.30 am, they added.

No Change In West Bengal, TMC Exact Replica Of Left Rule Except It Scaled Up Corruption: Harsh Vardhan

People are unhappy and fed up with the rise in corruption, appeasement as well as nephew-brotherhood in the state, health minister accuses current ruling party in the state

13 December, 2020

22-Year-Old Dragged From Railway Platform, Gang-Raped By 3 Men In Delhi


The woman was sitting alone when she was forcibly dragged to an isolated place by the three accused.

05 November, 2020

UP SIT Recommends Action Against Police Officials For Links With Slain Gangster Vikas Dubey


'On the night of the ambush, Dubey was aware that a police team was coming to Bikru,' a senior officer said.

17 January, 2020

'Our Police, Our Security': Whose Police Is It Anyway In Bhubaneswar?

Sandeep Sahu

The events in last fortnight in the capital city of Odisha have raised questions on whose security is the responsibility of the Bhubaneswar-Cuttack Commissionerate Police

05 July, 2019

WATCH | Man Seen Brandishing Sword, Threatening Shopkeepers In Delhi's Welcome

Outlook Web Bureau

In the video, a man, identified as Salman, can be seen intimidating the shopkeepers with the sword and vandalising their shops located in a busy open market area, a senior police officer said.

01 July, 2019

WATCH | Family Robbed At Gunpoint By Masked Assailants In Delhi's Model Town

Outlook Web Bureau

The victim has been identified as Varun Bahl, who was returning to his residence along with his wife and children on the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday.

26 June, 2019

US: 10-Week-Old Baby Dies With Over 90 Fractures; Parents Charged

Outlook Web Bureau

The infant's father, 24-year-old Jason Paul Robin, is charged with murder. Her mother, 21-year-old Katharine Wyndham White, faces a count of injury to a child by omission.


25 June, 2019

Delhi BJP Leader Vijender Gupta's Wife Robbed By Bike-Borne Persons

Outlook Web Bureau

According to the police, the complainant Shobha who runs an NGO claimed that the incident took place at about 10:15 a.m. when she left her Pandara Road residence in her car along with her associate and driver.

24 June, 2019

9 Murders In 24 Hours In Delhi; AAP Targets Centre Over 'Deteriorating' Law And Order

Outlook Web Bureau

The AAP blamed Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MPs, the lieutenant governor and the Union Home Ministry, to which the Delhi Police reports, for the 'deteriorating' law and order.

17 June, 2019

To Prevent Breakup, 19-Year-Old Delhi Girl Throws Acid On Boyfriend

Outlook Web Bureau

In the attack, the boy, who was driving the scooty, received burn injuries on the right side of his face, neck and chest, however, the girl received only minor injuries.

14 June, 2019

5 Killings In 24 Hours: Delhi CM Kejriwal Appeals To LG, Home Ministry Over Law And Order Situation

Outlook Web Bureau

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has appealed to the LG and Home Ministry to look into the Law and Order situation in the national capital after 5 murders were reported in the last 24 hours

27 May, 2019

In Meerut, A Sold-Off Mobile Triggers Murder, Suicide And An Encounter

Outlook Web Bureau

It all started after a man in his late 30s sold off his mobile phone without deleting some "inappropriate pictures" of his former lover, who by now was married with a child

18 October, 2018

Former BSP MP's Son, Who Brandished Gun Outside Delhi Hotel, Sent To One-Day Police Custody

Outlook Web Bureau

Ashish Pandey, son of former Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MP Rakesh Pandey, had pulled out a pistol at Delhi's Hyatt Regency hotel early Sunday to allegedly threaten Gaurav Kanwar, son of a former Congress MLA.


18 October, 2018

Hyatt Gun Row: Despite Raids In UP, Police Fail To Nab BSP Leader's Son

Outlook Web Bureau

The police have so far questioned over 50 people, including the father and uncle of the accused and some employees of the hotel, as to why they did not inform them about the incident on October 14.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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