Crime


Four arrested with red panda hide Wednesday, October 21st, 2020

Kathmandu :- Four people have been arrested with red panda hide in their possession. Those held in this connection are 26-year-old Manoj BK, 41-year-old Man Bahadur Sunar and 29-year-old Padam Bahadur Sunar of Naumule Rural Municipality-2, Dailekh District, the District Police Office Surkhet said...

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Three murder accused arrested in Saptari Monday, October 12th, 2020

SAPTARI:- Police on Monday arrested three persons on the charge of killing 50-year-old Daimandevi Yadav of Tiruhut Rural Municipality-2 in Saptari district. The trio arrested by police after 16 days of murder were Ajay Kumar Yadav, 21 and Om Prakash Yadav aka Radhe, 52, of Tirahut Rural..

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Indian national arrested with brown sugar Friday, October 2nd, 2020

JHAPA:- An Indian national has been arrested along with narcotic substance brown sugar from Kachanakawal-1, the rural municipality in the southern part of Jhapa district bordering with India. The arrested has been identified as 32-year-old Farbed Alam of Sukhanadigi Padampur, Kishangunj, Bihar in..

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Two adolescent girls rescued from Nepal-India border Wednesday, September 30th, 2020

SUNSARI:- Police have rescued two adolescent girls from Nepal-India border in Koshi rural municipality-8, Bhantabari of Sunsari on Wednesday. Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) of District Police Office Sunsari, Narendra Kumar Karki shared that the two adolescent girls of Saptari were rescued..

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Father arrested on the charge of raping daughter Monday, September 28th, 2020

DHANDING:- A man has been arrested on the charge of raping his daughter. The 35-year-old father of Tripura Sundari rural municipality was arrested based on complaints that he repeatedly raped his 14-year-old daughter, according to District Police Office. The girl told police that she was raped by..

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NC leader demands stringent action against rapist Sunday, September 27th, 2020

KATHMANDU:- A central committee member of the Nepali Congress (NC), Dr Dila Shangraula, has said the mysterious death after rape of 12-year-old girl from Masta Rural Municipality-2 in Bajhang district was condemnable. Issuing a press statement here today, Dr Shangraula said, "I demand with the..

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Probe of gang rape case that shocked Egypt ensnares many Thursday, September 24th, 2020

By SAMY MAGDY, CAIRO (AP):- An announcement last month that Egypt’s top prosecutor would investigate an alleged 2014 gang rape of a 17-year-old girl at a luxury Cairo hotel marked a rare moment of triumph for human rights activists. Those hopes were quickly dispelled after authorities detained..

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Israel court says woman can be extradited in child sex case Monday, September 21st, 2020

By ILAN BEN ZION, JERUSALEM (AP):- An Israeli court on Monday approved the extradition of a former teacher wanted in Australia on charges of child sex abuse, potentially paving the way for her to stand trial after a six-year legal battle. Malka Leifer, a former educator who is accused of sexually..

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Two arrested for rape charge in Far-west Nepal Saturday, September 12th, 2020

BAITADI:- Two people have been arresting on the charge of raping a minor in Baitedi. Arun Saud,31, of Sunarya rural municipality-8 in the district and Bashudev Pant,30, of Godavari municipality-2, Kailali have been arrested for committing the heinous act. Arjun has been charged of raping a..

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One arrested for cheating Rs 56.7 million in Lalitpur, Nepal Wednesday, September 9th, 2020

KATHMANDU:- Police have arrested a person on the charge of cheating Rs 56.9 million from a cooperative and made public him today. A team of Metropolitan Crime Division had arrested Ramkaji Khadgi, 44, of Kathmandu from Dhapakhel of Lalitpur Metropolitan City-23 on Tuesday and made him public..

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Baitadi, Nepal: Rape-accused held, adolescent rescued Tuesday, September 8th, 2020

BAITADI:- Police on Tuesday arrested three persons for allegedly involved in a rape case in the district. A police team caught teacher Khadak Bahadur Bohora, rural municipality employee Keshab Bohora and a local Ram Singh Bohora on the charge of raping a 17-year-old adolescent girl of Sigas rural..

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8-year-old killed, 2 adults wounded during Chicago shooting Monday, September 7th, 2020

CHICAGO (AP):- An 8-year-old girl was killed and two adults were severely wounded after they were shot Monday evening in Chicago while traveling in a vehicle on the city’s South Side. The shooting occurred shortly before 6 p.m. in the Canaryville neighborhood, Chicago Police Chief of Operations..

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Rape-accused Gurung nabbed Saturday, September 5th, 2020

LAMJUNG:- Police nabbed Nandaman Gurung, 43, of Kwholasothar rural municipality-3, Bagum on the charge of raping three girl children a day. Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Ganga Bahadur Thapa said police on Friday arrested Gurung for allegedly raping two 11-year and one nine-year-old girl..

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Nepal: Two arrested on charge of gang rape Thursday, September 3rd, 2020

KATHMANDU:- Police on Thursday have arrested two persons for allegedly involved in a gang rape case. A team of the Metropolitan City Police Circle Thankot held Lokendra Bahadur Malla, 28, who is originally from Mugu and is currently residing in Chandragiri and Ratan Bahadur Shahi, 23, of Mugu on a..

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Fakeer at a Muslim shrine arrested on rape charge Tuesday, September 1st, 2020

BANKE:- A fakeer at the Hazarat Kammar Shah Baba Dargah Sarif Mazar has been arrested on the charge of raping a woman. The priest at the Muslim shrine at Kamdi of Duduwa rural municipality-5 in the district allegedly raped the woman in the name of faith healing. The fakeer, Najeer Mohammad Sai,..

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Four arrested with deer meat in Chitwan, Nepal Saturday, August 29th, 2020

CHITWAN:- Four people have been arrested with deer meat on Saturday. The joint patrol team of the Chitwan National Park and the Nepali Army arrested them from Rapti municipality-6 on Saturday. Those arrested are Paigi Chaudhary,35, Sajan Chaudhary,19, Sumitra Chaudhary,30, and a minor, according..

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NZ mosque mass killer sentenced to life without parole Wednesday, August 26th, 2020

WELLINGTON, (AFP):- The gunman who murdered 51 people at two Christchurch mosques last year has been sentenced to life in prison without parole, the longest penalty ever imposed by a New Zealand court. Australian Brenton Harrison Tarrant, 29, was sentenced by Justice Mander at the High Court in..

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