Black magic

Woman killed for practising 'black magic', three held, minor detained

During the investigation, the four accused were interrogated and they confessed to have committed the crime.

published on : 16th June 2019

Uttar Pradesh: Man drowns wife for refusing to have sex with tantrik in Aligarh

The victim's brother alleged that the accused had warned his son that he would meet the same fate if he tried to rescue his mother.

published on : 15th June 2019

Villupuram: Man sexually abuses girl on pretext of black magic

Allegedly kept her in his custody for over six months, arrested

published on : 29th May 2019

Animals fall prey to black magic cruelty

Sources said some of the animals that are in demand for black magic rituals are star tortoise, red sand boa snake, black kite and slender loris.

published on : 15th May 2019

Thane temple priest booked on devotee's black magic complaint

The priest of a temple in Titwala in Thane district was Saturday booked for allegedly indulging in black magic, police said.

published on : 11th May 2019

Snipped beaks, pierced eyes... Birds, wild animals fall prey to black magic

Black magic practitioners believe harming animals will bring ill-effects on the targeted person. 

published on : 20th April 2019

80-year-old tribal man beaten to death on suspicion of black magic in Tripura

The Tripura Police said that three persons have been arrested on the charge of killing the man identified as Lakhanjoy Reang.

published on : 31st December 2018

Man held for raping woman on promise of removing 'black magic'

The Shaikhs also forced the woman to pay Rs 50,000 by threatening to release the video of the act.

published on : 1st December 2018

Black magic to oust municipal chairperson   

Dramatic scenes unfolded at Kalamassery Municipality on Monday in the form of black magic to oust Jessy K Peter from the post of municipal chairman.

published on : 13th November 2018

Man kills owl for black magic to attract woman he liked in Delhi

He showed police a YouTube video, which detailed the process of sacrificing an owl and the 'tantric' rituals that had to be followed while performing it to that you could hypnotise the person.

published on : 13th November 2018

The viral video of human sacrifice in Rajasthan comes out as a hoax

When police reached Khakhla Village, the villagers showed that it was just a trick and the bed had an opening inside in which the child was laid and the sword also had been painted.

published on : 20th October 2018

Three of Ahmedabad family end life; suicide note mentions 'black magic'

The note also said that the family was not facing any financial strain, and that the head Kunal Trivedi had lent Rs 14.lakh to some persons in Madhya Pradesh.

published on : 13th September 2018

Five held for performing black magic in AP's Vuyyur mandal

With the villagers alerting the police about the banned practice, the cops rushed to the spot and took five persons into custody, including the owner of the house, U Sambasiva Rao.

published on : 9th September 2018

Delhi's Burari deaths put spotlight on occult practices

Blurring the lines between delusion, superstition and blind faith, it's a narrative that cuts across lines of class, religion and literacy, say experts.

published on : 5th July 2018

The braid chopping mystery: Bogeyman, black magic or good ol' thievery?

Kanganheri is a village spooked after three of its women reported that their braids had been chopped while they were sleeping.

published on : 4th August 2017