HC orders Maharashtra govt to pay for surgery of acid attack victim

The Bombay High Court on Thursday directed Maharashtra government to bear the expenditure that will be incurred for plastic surgery and other medical expenses of an acid attack victim.

Married woman gang-raped, attacked with acid in UP

A 27-year-old married woman was allegedly gang-raped by three persons who also threw acid on her in Peeli Chowki area here, police said on Tuesday.

Student injured in acid attack in Punjab

A student was injured when two unidentified assailants allegedly threw acid on her, police said on Thursday.

Two women among four injured in acid attack in Bihar village

Four persons, including two women, were seriously injured when a group of people threw acid on them over a land-related dispute at a village in Samastipur district on Tuesday.

Acid attack on college student in Rajasthan

 A 20-year-old college student suffered injuries on her back and neck when allegedly two unidentified bike-borne assailants threw acid on her here, police said on Monday.

Two Nepalese schoolgirls injured in acid attack

 Two teenage Nepalese schoolgirls suffered burn injuries after a masked boy hurled acid at them at a tuition centre here today.

Govt to fix time-frame for probe, trial of acid attack cases

With an estimated 400 cases of acid attacks registered every month across the country, government will soon fix a time-frame for investigation and trial of such cases and ensure maximum punishment to the guilty.

Man throws acid on wife in Meerut

A man allegedly threw acid on his wife's face over suspicion of her having an affair with another man here, police said on Sunday.

Acid attack survivor showed remarkable fortitude: Doctors

 Undaunted by the acid attack on her in a December morning, a 30-year-old doctor of the ESI Hospital here is moving ahead in life.

Four suffer burns as crew hurls acid bottle in panic

In a freak incident, four bus passengers suffered burn injuries when its crew in panic hurled a bottle of acid left in the luggage box after smoke emanated from it near here on Thursday, police said.

Five injured in acid attack by a woman in Bihar

Five persons, including a minor, on Sunday sustained burn injuries when a woman threw acid on them in Madhepura police station area in the district.

Authorities impose strict guidelines for sale of acid in Jammu and Kashmir

Authorities in Jammu and Kashmir have decided to "strictly" regulate the sale of acid in the state, weeks after a law student in Srinagar became the victim of acid attack.

Woman attacked with acid in Delhi, suffers severe burns

A 30-year-old woman suffered severe burns when two bike-borne men threw acid on her in North West Delhi's Keshav Puram area here on Saturday.

Delhi: Woman attacked with acid in Keshav Puram area

A 25-year-old woman suffered severe burns when two bike-borne men threw acid on her in North West Delhi's Keshav Puram area on Friday evening.

AIIMS to come up with regenerative medicines for acid victims

Researchers at AIIMS have collaborated with US-based Ohio University to come up with new avenues and techniques in the field of regenerative medicine and nanotechnology which enables damaged tissues and organs to heal themselves.

Girl threatened with acid attack in Muzaffarnagar

A college student was allegedly threatened with acid attack by two youths after she opposed continued harassment by them in Bachchan Singh colony in New Mandi area here, police said on Monday.

Rajnath Singh for online monitoring of acid sale

Voicing concern over increasing incidents of acid attacks on women, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said an online monitoring of sale of acid would be done to check such incidents.

Two detained in acid attack case in Srinagar

Two youths have been detained in connection with the acid attack on a law student in the Nowhsehra area of the city earlier this month.

Acid attack on lady doctor: Two assailants arrested

Two persons were on Thursday nabbed in connection with acid attack on a woman doctor in Rajouri Garden area on Tuesday morning, police said here.

Delhi acid attack: Glaring example of deteriorating law and order

The shocking incident of acid attack on a 26-year-old lady doctor has yet again questioned the deteriorating law and order. The incident took place in full public view and was caught on CCTV camera installed at the location.