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13 January, 2019 2:35 PM Woman school owner assaulted in Bihar for refusing to pay extortion money

Patna: A woman on Sunday was assaulted by a group of unidentified goons after she allegedly refused to pay extortion money to them. The woman runs a private school in Bihar's Saharsa. According to news agency ANI, four goons, in a video, were seen suddenly running towards the woman and then one of them pushing her to the ground. In the clip, the victim 195

10 January, 2019 6:59 AM Mexico Finds 20 Bodies, 17 Of Them Burned, Near US Border

Mexico's Tamaulipas has become one of the most violent states in Mexico, convulsed by gangs fighting to control drug trafficking, extortion rackets and the exploitation of migrants. Mexican authorities discovered 20 bodies on Wednesday, 17 of them burned, near the city of Nuevo Laredo, close to the U.S. border, a security official said. Five burned vehicles 209

7 January, 2019 8:51 PM Aspiring Rap Musician Kills Delhi Woman For Refusing To Pay Money: Police

An aspiring rap musician was arrested for allegedly killing a 55-year-old woman outside her house in Dwarka's Uttam Nagar, police said on Monday. The accused, a teenager, was allegedly a member of a gang involved in crime. The woman was killed for refusing to pay extortion money. Police laid a trap to arrest him from Najafgarh Road on January 5. During 123

6 December, 2018 4:25 AM Delhi Cops Sacked For Kidnapping Accused, Demanding Rs 1.5 Crore Ransom

The accused man was held hostage in Delhi's Uttam Nagar while ransom calls were made by the police officials to his wife. Three police officials in Delhi allegedly kidnapped a man and demanded Rs 1.5 crore as ransom from his wife, an official said on Wednesday. Assistant Sub-Inspector Sube Singh, Head Constable Indu Pawat and Constable Ajay Kumar of Ranhola 63

8 November, 2018 12:24 PM Jammu And Kashmir To Regulate Prices Of Textbooks, Uniforms Of Private Schools

The Jammu and Kashmir government Thursday said it will issue guidelines to regulate prices of textbooks and uniforms of private schools in the state. The decision comes after questions were raised about sale of textbooks and uniforms at exorbitant rates by private schools. Advisor to the governor Khurshid Ahmed Ganai has issued directions to the directors 125

18 September, 2018 5:54 PM Wanted Criminal Shot Dead In Gunfight In Gurugram

A wanted criminal with a bounty of rupees one lakh on his head, was shot dead in a gunfight today, police said. Bhanwar Singh alias Bhudev was killed by a unit of Gurugram Police crime branch, led by Manoj Verma, in Manesar. "Singh was wanted in several cases including murder, attempt to murder and extortion. He was carrying a bounty of Rupees one lakh on his head," a senior 145

10 September, 2018 12:37 PM Top Leader Of Manipur-Based Terrorist Organisation Arrested In Kolkata

A top leader of a Manipur-based banned terrorist organisation was arrested and arms and ammunition seized from his possession by the Special Task Force (STF) of Kolkata Police, a senior officer said Monday. Amon Nelson Singh alias Chingkhei Khuman alias Maheikhomba Meitei, 28, was arrested Sunday in connection with a dacoity incident in the citys Jodhpur 71

20 August, 2018 11:47 PM Most Wanted Dacoit With 92 Cases Against Him Surrenders In Rajasthan

Jagan Gurjar was arrested twice earlier and had spent a long time in jail. Jagan Gurjar, a dacoit with 92 cases of murder, abduction, looting and extortion filed against him, has surrendered to the police in Bharatpur in Rajasthan, it was announced on Monday. He confessed to Bharatpur Superintendent of Police Kesar Singh Shekhawat after surrendering 165

26 July, 2018 1:01 PM 2 Businessmen Brothers Shot Dead In UP For Not Paying Extortion Money

Two businessmen brothers were shot dead in Kohandaur area of Pratapgarh for allegedly not paying extortion money, the police said today. Shyam Sunder Jaiswal (55) and Shyam Murat Jaiswal (48) were shot by unidentified bike-borne assailants on Thursday at about 8 pm, officials said. The victims were in the business of building materials. Their family 55

16 July, 2018 5:35 PM Maharashtra draft coaching class regulatory bill ready: Education Minister Tawde

Tawde made the statement in response to concerns raised by Assembly members, from both the ruling and opposition parties. An experts' committee formed to prepare the draft Maharashtra Private Coaching Classes Regulatory Bill has submitted its report to the government and action had begun on it, state Education Minister Vinod Tawde said today. Tawde made the statement 80