Crime


Main accused in gold smuggling case, Gore, made public Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

KATHMANDU: Chudamani Upreti alias Gore, the main accused in the smuggling of 33.5 kilogrammes gold, has been made public. In a press meet organized at the Ministry of Home Affairs today, police made Gore public. It is stated that he was arrested from Gaurighat in the capital early this..

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Bomb goes off at Ward Chair’s house, two injured Monday, May 21st, 2018

DAMAK: An unidentified group detonated a bomb at the house of Bhim Poudel in Damak-7 last night. Poudel is the Ward Chairperson of the Damak Municipality Ward Number 7. Two people including a woman were injured as they were hit by shrapnel due to the explosion. The explosion has caused minor..

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Six arrested along with Rs 26 million fake currency notes Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

KATHMANDU: Police have arrested six persons along with Rs 26 million fake currency Nepali notes within the past three days. They were arrested by the Metropolitan Police Sector, New Bus Park. Metropolitan Crime Investigation Division, Teku, said that preparation was underway to make them public..

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Case related to arms and ammunition filed against Guru Sriniwas Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

BIRATNAGAR: The District Police Office, Morang, has started investigation after filing a case under the arms and ammunition act against Hindu Guru Sriniwas Acharya. Acharya was arrested on the charge of getting himself shot on Monday, said Superintendent of Police, Arun Kumar BC. Police on Monday..

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Hindu pundit Sriniwas Acharya held from Kathmandu Monday, May 7th, 2018

KATHMANDU: Hindu pundit Sriniwas Acharya, who was earlier shot at on April 8, has been held by the police on Monday. Acharya has been accused of issuing instructions to shoot himself. The police who have been investigating into the case for almost a month nabbed Acharya from Kathmandu, where he..

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Three arrested on charges of selling idols Sunday, May 6th, 2018

KATHMANDU: The police on Sunday made public three persons accused of smuggling invaluable metal idols of various god and goddess amid a programme in the Capital. Dipak Ratna Shakya, Sugat Ratna Shakya and Shishir Shakya, who were arrested on Friday, have been charged with selling metal idols of..

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House of Madhyapur Thimi mayor Shrestha vandalized Saturday, May 5th, 2018

BHAKTAPUR: An unidentified group vandalized the house of Madhyapur Thimi Municipality's mayor Madan Sundar Shrestha last night. Mayor Shrestha who came under attack by some unidentified people on April 21 is undergoing treatment at the Korea-Nepal Friendship Hospital. He was thrashed with iron rods..

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Court records statements of accused in gold smuggling, murder Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

BIRATNAGAR: The District Court Morang has begun the recording of statements from the accused in 33 kgs gold smuggling and subsequent murder of one Sanam Shakya. Registrar at the District Court, Nabaraj Dulal, said that recording of the statements from the accused is on by District Judge Narayan..

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33 kilo gold scam: case filed against 63 accused Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

KATHMANDU: A case was filed at the District Court Morang against 63 persons accused of involvement in the smuggling of 33.5 kilograms of gold and the murder of one Sanam Shakya. Of the 63, 29 have been arrested. The chargesheet was filed today through the Office of the Public Prosecutor after the..

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Six arrested for killing spotted dear

KAILAI: Police on Monday arrested six individuals from Sitapur village in Tikapur municipality – 2 for killing spotted dear. The police received a tip off that a spotted dear was being hacked at a chicken farm belonging to one Gorakh Singh. The police arrested the six along with spotted dear's..

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Serial killer search led to wrong man in 2017 Saturday, April 28th, 2018

By MICHAEL BALSAMO and JONATHAN J. COOPER, SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Investigators hunting down the so-called Golden State Killer used information from genetic websites last year that led to the wrong man, court records obtained Friday by The Associated Press showed. An Oregon police officer..

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Chinese citizen involved in gold smuggling arrested Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

KATHMANDU: A Chinese citizen involved in the 14 kgs gold smuggling scam has been arrested by police. A team from the Central Investigation Bureau of Nepal Police arrested Jed Hong,40, of China from the Tribhuvan International Airport on Tuesday. Hong was arrested on the charge of involvement in..

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4 dead in Waffle House shooting in Tennessee; suspect sought Monday, April 23rd, 2018

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A nearly naked gunman wearing only a green jacket and brandishing an assault rifle stormed a Waffle House restaurant in Nashville early Sunday, shooting four people to death before a customer rushed him and wrestled the weapon away. Authorities were searching for the..

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Man killed in random knife attack at California steakhouse Sunday, April 22nd, 2018

LOS ANGELES (AP): A homeless man who randomly stabbed a man to death as he was holding his daughter in a crowded Southern California restaurant was reported just a few hours earlier for disruptive behavior but police ultimately determined he was not a threat, authorities said Saturday. Jamal..

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Seven arrested for running illegal networking business Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

KATHMANDU: Central Investigation Bureau of Nepal Police has arrested seven persons for running illegal networking business. A team of the Bureau arrested Raj Kumar Dangal of Kavre, Narayan Sibakoti of Bhaktapur, Bhakta Bahadur Nepali, Rabin Nepali, Purna Bahadur Shrestha and Trishna Sunuwar of..

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Five-year-old raped in Dhanusha Monday, April 9th, 2018

DHANUSA: A five-year-old girl was allegedly raped at Lakhauri of Dhanauji Rural Municipality-1, Dhanusha. The accused is 14 year-old Suman Kumar Saha, Superintendent of Police, Chakra Bahadur Singh said. The girl has been brought to the Janakpur Zonal Hospital for medical..

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Two arrested in connection with attack on Shreeniwas Acharya Sunday, April 8th, 2018

BIRATNAGAR: Police have arrested two suspects in the gunfire attack on Balsanta Shreeniwas Acharya took place here in the wee hours Sunday. However, identities of the arrested have not been disclosed, Superintendent of Police Arun Kumar BC said.They were taken under control from Biratnagar..

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