Jharkhand: Woman tonsured, paraded naked on charges of 'sorcery'

Taking swift action, Police has arrested all the 9 accused persons, including one minor, named in the FIR.

published on : 22nd September 2020

Jharkhand: Elderly couple beaten to death on suspicion of sorcery

Though the entire village is accused, but they are trying to identify the main culprits in the case, said SP (Rural), Naushad Alam.

published on : 16th September 2020

Sorcery suspicion: Three arrested for assaulting anganwadi worker in Odisha

The next day, Sara lodged a complaint with Kaptipada police following which the three accused were arrested.

published on : 14th August 2020

Rare golden Jackals killed for ‘horns’

A new study reveals that between 2013-19, seizures of jackal parts has increased. It includes 126 skins and over 379 horns, eight tails and 16 skulls.

published on : 10th August 2020

Odisha man shot dead over sorcery suspicion

A 45-year-old man was shot dead over suspicion of practising sorcery at Sailur village within Motu police limits on Friday night.

published on : 5th August 2020

Elderly couple burnt to death in Odisha over suspicion of sorcery

An elderly couple was burnt to death in their sleep over suspicion of practising witchcraft in Nimaplli village within Kalinga Nagar police limits late on Sunday night.

published on : 21st July 2020

Suspected ‘sorcerer’ hacked to death in WG

A 53-year-old man was hacked to death by his fellow tribals suspecting that he was performing sorcery on other villagers.

published on : 3rd June 2020

Three women thrashed, tonsured, paraded half-naked on suspicion of sorcery in Bihar

The video of the incident, which happened on Monday at Dakrama village under the Hathaura PS limits, went viral on social media on Tuesday.

published on : 5th May 2020

Bengal sorcery deaths: Bodies of two children buried without autopsy, exhumed later

The bodies of the children, who had died in Kadamtali village on Friday night, were later exhumed and sent for autopsy.

published on : 16th February 2020

Two children dead, 2 injured after sorcery practices in Bengal

The incident occurred in Kadamtali village under Gajole police station area on Friday night, an officer said.

published on : 15th February 2020