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Kerala man who threw acid on nurse arrested

Kerala man who threw acid on nurse arrested

A 32-year-old man from Kerala has been arrested for allegedly throwing acid on a nurse here after she spurned his marriage proposal, a top police official said on Tuesday. 

May 15, 2018, 18:05 PM IST
Delhi man throws acid on 7-year-old boy for playing outside his shop

Delhi man throws acid on 7-year-old boy for playing outside his shop

The 7-year-old boy was apparently shouting, enraged by which the accused threw acid at him. The boy managed to flee the spot and is undergoing treatment. Police said they are on the lookout for the accused.

Apr 26, 2018, 06:54 AM IST
Women acid attack survivors walked the ramp on Women’s Day celebration—Pics

Women acid attack survivors walked the ramp on Women’s Day celebration—Pics

International Women's Day is celebrated on March 8 every year. 

Mar 08, 2018, 20:08 PM IST
Rohit Shetty salutes acid attack survivor

Rohit Shetty salutes acid attack survivor

Lakshmi Agarwal is also the founder of the 'Stop Acid Attack' campaign.

Mar 07, 2018, 22:00 PM IST
Woman athlete staged acid attack in Meerut to save boyfriend jailed in gangrape case

Woman athlete staged acid attack in Meerut to save boyfriend jailed in gangrape case

Police claimed that Shalu threw a low-caustic acid which is used to sour milk on herself and on Garima to make the incident look believable.

Mar 04, 2018, 16:08 PM IST
Mob injects acid in man's eyes for allegedly eloping with his employer's wife

Mob injects acid in man's eyes for allegedly eloping with his employer's wife

A mob assaulted a man and injected acid in his eyes leaving him blind for allegedly eloping with his employer's wife here following which a person has been arrested in the case, police said today.

Feb 18, 2018, 10:02 AM IST
Love triumphs as acid attack victim gets engaged on Valentine's Day

Love triumphs as acid attack victim gets engaged on Valentine's Day

  For 25-year-old acid attack victim, Pramodini, this was the perfect Valentine's Day as she and her long time friend Saroj Sahu, who stood by her in the most trying of times, got engaged today.

Feb 14, 2018, 16:43 PM IST
Fear in London as acid attacks soar

Fear in London as acid attacks soar

 Delivery rider Jabed Hussain was waiting at a traffic light one night in east London when two attackers sprayed acid in his face and stole his moped.

Dec 02, 2017, 09:20 AM IST
UK govt to impose jail term on those found with corrosive substances like acid

UK govt to impose jail term on those found with corrosive substances like acid

The UK government is to impose a minimum six-month jail sentence on anyone caught carrying corrosive substances like acid in public twice as part of efforts to tackle such crimes.

Oct 14, 2017, 15:28 PM IST
Six people believed injured in suspected London acid attack

Six people believed injured in suspected London acid attack

The Metropolitan officers said a group of males were reported spraying "what is believed to be a noxious substance", in which six victims were injured in a number of locations.

Sep 24, 2017, 08:59 AM IST
London 'noxious substance' attack injures at least five

London 'noxious substance' attack injures at least five

A suspected acid attack in east London has injured at least five people, with police saying they had arrested one man, although they did not believe the incident was terror related.

Sep 24, 2017, 06:12 AM IST
Acid attack survivors find career hope in ink art; Body Canvas Tattoo workshop at Sheroes Hangout

Acid attack survivors find career hope in ink art; Body Canvas Tattoo workshop at Sheroes Hangout

Opening career opportunities for Acid attack survivors is like a new ray of hope for the victims. In one such great move, Body Canvas Tattoo Studio is organising a workshop for acid attack survivors. 

Aug 26, 2017, 16:18 PM IST

Acid attack threat enough to send shivers down spine: Delhi court

According to the prosecution, on June 10, 2016, the complainant was going to the market in south-east Delhi with her aunt when Saddam held her hand and threatened to throw acid on her face if she did not marry him.

Aug 21, 2017, 12:25 PM IST

Nitish Kumar answers call for help by acid attack victim's father

The Patna commissioner said that the police have been directed to move for cancellation of bail of the four accused in the acid attack case and to pray to the concerned court for speedy trial.
 

Jul 03, 2017, 23:03 PM IST

Gang-rape survivor attacked with acid in Lucknow

A gang-rape and acid attack survivor has once again been attacked with acid in Aliganj locality here, police said on Sunday.

Jul 02, 2017, 10:20 AM IST

Twelve-yr-old girl attacked with acid in Uttar Pradesh

An unidentified man threw acid on the face of a 12-year-old girl, leaving her in a critical condition.

Jun 19, 2017, 15:39 PM IST
Meet Dr Asim Shahmalak  - The British surgeon who'll help rebuild scarred faces of Pakistani acid attack victims

Meet Dr Asim Shahmalak - The British surgeon who'll help rebuild scarred faces of Pakistani acid attack victims

As per reports, Dr Asim Shahmalak, who was born in Karachi but moved to the UK after qualifying as a doctor, is helping many victims, including a young mother whose face was terrifically left disfigured after a man she refused to marry threw acid at her in Karachi.

Jun 14, 2017, 16:40 PM IST

Andhra man dies in acid attack by ex-lover

A newly-married man died in an acid attack by a girl.

May 24, 2017, 16:03 PM IST
Vivek Oberoi's gift to acid attack survivor Lalita Benbansi on her wedding day will melt your heart!

Vivek Oberoi's gift to acid attack survivor Lalita Benbansi on her wedding day will melt your heart!

Today Lalita Benbansi, an acid attack survivor has become a ray of hope for many others. The 26-year-old was brutally attacked with acid by her cousins in 2012, as per ANI. The girl after braving this gruesome act has now entered into the next big stage in her life and that is matrimony.

May 24, 2017, 12:56 PM IST
Acid attack survivors find career in ink art, attend workshop by Body Canvas Tattoos!

Acid attack survivors find career in ink art, attend workshop by Body Canvas Tattoos!

In a great move to open bright future avenues for acid attack survivors, a welcome initiative has been taken by team Stop Acid Attacks (Chhanv Foundation), Vikas Malani-Founder, Body Canvas Tattoos & Piercings.

Apr 26, 2017, 11:44 AM IST