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Court acquits man who ‘forced’ wife to commit suicide

June 27, 2012


Citing lack of evidence as a reason, a city court has acquitted a man facing trial for driving his wife to commit suicide, by taunting her for not bearing a male child. Additional Sessions Judge Kamini Lau acquitted North-West Delhi resident Om Prakash, and said that to make him  liable for the death of his […]

Woman drowns daughter, self in sea; police arrest husband, in-laws

June 21, 2012


A 23-year-old woman allegedly killed herself and her two-year-old daughter by walking into the sea on Friday. On Wednesday, police arrested the woman’s husband and in-laws for allegedly abetting the drastic move. Police said Ranjana Dayal married Kishan around four years ago in Nepal. Herhusband lived at Charkop and would visit her in Nepal often. […]

New Delhi After seeking police help, woman kills kids, self

May 26, 2012


Prolonged harassment, allegedly at the hands of her husband and in-laws, is suspected to have driven a 27-year-old woman to kill her two children before committing suicide in the city’s Mehrauli area on Friday. Around 2.30pm, Vinita Katara had visited the police station, barely half a kilometre from her Deluxe Apartment home, to lodge a […]