Village pradhan assaulted by policemen in UP

 The pradhan of Mant Raja village here was allegedly harassed and assaulted by two policemen, prompting the department to take action against them.

Former Assam minister arrested in assault case

Former Assam minister Siddeque Ahmed was arrested and sent to judicial custody for six days after his bail plea was rejected by a Karimganj court on Thursday in connection with an assault case.

Justin Bieber plays down `rumours` over Italy police quizzing

 Pop star Justin Bieber on Wednesday laughed off media reports that he was quizzed by police in Rome over Argentina`s request for him to be arrested over the alleged assault of a photographer.

Five foreign nationals arrested for alleged assault

Six students, including five foreign nationals, were arrested for allegedly assaulting and stabbing five local youths following a quarrel, police said on Sunday.

One or two instances of assault do not make cruelty case: Delhi court

"One or two instances of physical assault", even if found to be true, cannot make for a case of cruelty for the purpose of satisfying unlawful demand, a Delhi court has observed, while discharging the in-laws of a woman in a dowry harassment case.

US security guard hurt in Qatar embassy attack

The American embassy in the Gulf state of Qatar has confirmed in a statement on its website that a member of its security staff was injured in an assault.

Trouble mounts for Salman Khan; now booked for assault, robbery

 In fresh trouble for Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, who is already facing legal cases, police on Wednesday booked him and his bodyguard on charges of assault, robbery and criminal intimidation, two days after a court's directive.

Salman Khan in trouble again: Police to probe assault case
Salman Khan in trouble again: Police to probe assault case

 A local court has directed the city police to probe a complaint of assault filed against Bollywood actor Salman Khan by an activist.

After rape report row, no firings at Rolling Stone: Reports

Rolling Stone magazine will not discipline those involved in a now discredited story about gang-rape on a college campus, according to US media reports Sunday.

Udaipur: Mentally challenged man assaulted in police station

A mentally challenged person was allegedly assaulted by police personal in Udaipur.

Camera in trial room an assault on modesty of women: Kiran Bedi

With Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani spotting a CCTV camera inside the changing room of a famous apparel brand in Goa, former IPS officer and BJP leader Kiran Bedi on Friday said that such kinf od acts are “an assault on women's modesty”.

Ex-Wales forward rugby Ian Gough wins assault case appeal

Former Wales international Ian Gough had his conviction for assaulting his glamour model ex-girlfriend overturned by a south London court on Tuesday.

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Mandela grandson convicted of assault

Nelson Mandela`s oldest grandson, who is also a member of South Africa`s parliament, was found guilty Tuesday of assaulting a motorist two years ago in the latest scandal to tarnish the Mandela family.

Watch: Woman professor beaten up by male colleagues in Delhi's coaching centre

In a shocking video, a woman professor is seen being brutally assaulted by her male colleagues in a coaching centre in Delhi.

Indian-American sibling get USD 9mn settlement in assault case

 An Indian-American brother-sister duo has been awarded record USD 9 million in damages for severe injuries sustained when they were attacked by metal bats during a brawl with two men in a night club here in 2005.

Rape victim Ashley Judd lashes back with powerful essay on violence towards women
Rape victim Ashley Judd lashes back with powerful essay on violence towards women

 Ashley Judd has penned down a powerful essay addressing violence towards women, recalling her own experience of being raped twice and sexual assault.

Congress Rajya Sabha member Kannan booked on assault charge

Senior Congress leader and Rajya Sabha member P Kannan was on Monday booked by police for allegedly assaulting civic staff last week when they were clearing pavements of garbage and other materials as part of 'Swachh Bharat' campaign here.

Rolf Harris stripped of his CBE post indecently assaulting 4 girls
Rolf Harris stripped of his CBE post indecently assaulting 4 girls

 As per an official announcement in the London Gazette, Britain's Queen Elizabeth has stripped veteran entertainer Rolf Harris of the CBE honour she bestowed on him in 2006.

Nepal convicts Canadian orphanage volunteer of sexual assault

A Nepalese court convicted a Canadian orphanage volunteer on Sunday of sexually abusing a 15-year-old disabled boy and sentenced him to seven years in prison, an official said.