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  • Uttar Pradesh: Man throws toddler daughter from terrace after wife gives birth to second girl

    Bareilly (UP): A man, desperate for a son, allegedly threw his 18-month daughter from the terrace of his home in an Uttar Pradesh village after his wife gave birth to another girl, police said Friday. The toddler, Kavya, was seriously injured after the incident in Pardhauli village, under CB Ganj police station area here, Thursday and has been admitted to hospital.

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    Bihar: Woman paraded naked on suspicion of killing man

    Arrah (Bihar): A woman was beaten up and paraded naked on the streets of Bihar’s Bhojpur district by a mob on the suspicion of her involvement in the killing of a 19-year-old man, a police officer said. The mob also hurled stones at a train passing through the area.

  • Bihar: 70-year-old man dies after toilet wall collapses at Patna Junction railway station

    Patna (Bihar): A 70-year-old man died after a wall of a bathroom collapsed in the second class passengers’ waiting room at the Patna Junction railway station on Tuesday morning. The man, named Veer Bahadur Singh, was a resident of Vishunpur area in Vaishali district. He was supposed to travel from Patna to Kolkata. Railway authorities are investigating the matter. Further details are awaited.

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    Mumbai: 22-year-old-man commits suicide by jumping in front of train, makes video blaming girl for his suicide

    On Friday, a 22-year-old-man allegedly committed suicide by jumping in front of the train. The man jumped in front of a CST-bound train between Vitthalwadi and Kalyan stations. According to Mumbai Mirror, the man was identified as Rajesh Bhandari (22), and before committing suicide he made a video blaming a girl for his decision and showed her in the video. The victim before committing suicide shared his mobile password with his friend so

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    22-year-old man lynched to death by mob in Gujarat over suspicion of robbery

    Dahod: There is no let-up in incidents of mass hysteria. A 22-year-old tribal was allegedly lynched to death by a mob in Gujarat’s Dahod. His friend, who was also attacked, is grievously injured. The mob beat them up over suspicion of committing a theft near Kali Mahudi village.

  • Man, woman commit suicide by hanging from tree in Palghar

    Palghar (Maha): A 28-year-old man and a 19-year-old woman allegedly committed suicide on Thursday apparently over their failed love affair, the police said on Thursday. The deceased, both separately married, were residents of the Hanuman Nagar area in Boisar, they said.

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    Mumbai Crime: 89-year-old man arrested for molesting a 12-year-old girl in Chembur

    On Thursday, an 89-year-old man was arrested by Tilak Nagar police for allegedly molesting a 12-year-old girl. The 12-year-old and the accused live in the same colony but different buildings in Chembur. According to Hindustan Times, the incident happened on Wednesday when the girl had gone to a stationery shop to take printouts of her project. When the girl was on the way the accused met her and engaged her in a conversation.

  • Mumbai: Man dies after falling into open drain near Kurla

    Mumbai: A man died after he fell into an uncovered drain near Kurla signal at Eastern Express Highway in Mumbai. The incident took place last night. The identity of the man is yet to be ascertained. The locals in the area said that they had been facing problems because of the open drain since past few days. One of the locals told ANI, “There are several uncovered manholes in the area. We

  • Indore: Man creates neighbour’s fake FB identity to take revenge, held

    Indore: City cyber cell police on Friday arrested a person for creating fake Facebook identity of his old neighbour. The accused had quarreled with the complainant and he had prepared fake ID to take revenge from him. The accused is being questioned by the police.  According to SP (cyber cell) Jitendra Singh, local resident Jaideep Bairagi had complained that an unidentified person created a fake profile with a girl’s name and updated