Delhi High Court asks police to curb illegal sale of acid

Anguished over the death of a woman who was forced to drink acid for refusing to stay with a man, Delhi High Court has directed the police to deal acid attacks with an "iron hand" and take stern steps to curb its illegal sale.

Girl attacked with acid in Bihar

A college girl was on Wednesday attacked with acid allegedly by a man in Sitamarhi district of Bihar.

Delhi HC refuses to hear PIL on govt failure to regulate acid sale

Delhi High Court on Wednesday refused to entertain a PIL alleging failure on the part of the Centre and city government to regularise the sale of acid in the national capital, saying the Supreme Court was monitoring the matter on a regular basis.

Delhi HC agrees to hear plea to regularise sale of acid

 Delhi High Court on Wednesday agreed to hear a PIL alleging that failure on part of the Centre and city government to regularise the sale of acid in the national capital, despite Supreme Court directions, has led to several acid attacks here.

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.

Jilted doctor, three others held for acid attack on woman doctor
Jilted doctor, three others held for acid attack on woman doctor

The Delhi Police on Thursday arrested a doctor friend of the Rajouri Garden acid attack victim who had been spurned by the victim and three others persons — two of them are juvenile.

Delhi: Acid attack on lady doctor in Rajouri Garden

A lady doctor was attack with an acid by two men on a motorcycle
on Tuesday in West Delhi's Rajouri Garden.

Miscreants throw acid on woman corporator in UP

A woman corporator was on Friday seriously injured when local goons here threw acid on her, police said.

Man throws acid on ex-colleague in Uttar Pradesh

A man allegedly threw acid on his 32-year-old former colleague in Maudarwaza area here on Sunday, police said.

Private member bill to curb sale of acid introduced in Lok Sabha

As many as 27 private members bills, including one seeking to curb sale of acid in order to prevent acid attack cases was introduced in Lok Sabha on Friday.

West Ham United`s Ravel Morrison made `acid threat`

West Ham United midfielder Ravel Morrison threatened to throw acid in his ex-girlfriend`s face and have her killed, a court in Manchester heard on Thursday.

Acid put in man`s eyes, fingers chopped in Bihar

A man has sustained serious injuries in Bihar after a group of people chopped off his fingers and poured acid in his eyes over a minor dispute, police said Friday.

Bangladeshi woman hurls acid at stalker to end her sufferings

A woman in Bangladesh threw acid on a man she alleged was stalking her for a long time, according to a media report today.

Acid thrown on two sisters in Haryana

Two married sisters on Monday received injuries after the husband of one of them threw acid on them at Jagadhari in Yamunanangar district of Haryana, police said.

Four suffer acid attack in Punjab

A woman suffered burns Saturday when an unidentified youth threw acid on her inside a salon in Ludhiana`s Saraba Nagar locality, police said.

Acid attack survivor gets job in Supreme Court, thanks to judge

An acid attack survivor, who lost her vision in the incident, will soon join in the Supreme Court as its employee.

Acid attack: SC sets deadline to regulate sales, judge gives job to survivor

The Supreme Court directed all state governments and Union territories to frame rules for regulating sale of acid by March 31, 2014.

Two teenage girls attacked with acid

Two teenage girls were attacked with acid by a man for declining his marriage proposal in Begumpur area of West Delhi.

Teenager injected acid into his private parts for theft in Bihar

A teenager was brutally injected acid into his private parts as punishment for theft near the main roundabout in Sohsarai police station area of Bihar`s Nalanda district, police said on Saturday.