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Rape charge can't be quashed even if accused married victim: Delhi High Court

The Delhi High Court has declined to quash rape charge against a man, who is now married to the alleged victim, observing that it is an "offence against society".

UP: Woman attacked with knife by in-laws over property dispute in Vrindavan, brother-in-law arrested

UP: Woman attacked with knife by in-laws over property dispute in Vrindavan, brother-in-law arrested

In an another case of dowry-related violence, a woman was allegedly attacked with a knife by her in-laws over a property dispute in Uttar Pradesh's Vrindavan.

Uttar Pradesh horror: Father rapes 11-year-old daughter in Badaun, held

The incident occurred at Aurangabad Tappa village under Sahaswan police station area.

In 5 years, 277% rise in rape cases reported in Delhi

 The number of rapes reported each year in Delhi has more than tripled over the last five years, registering an increase of 277 percent from 572 in 2011 to 2,155 in 2016, according to data released recently by the Delhi Police.

Woman gang-raped in moving car in Haryana's Sohna, thrown out in Greater Noida

Woman gang-raped in moving car in Haryana's Sohna, thrown out in Greater Noida

A police team from Noida has been sent to Gurugram for further investigation.

Delhi man held for raping minor girl

A minor girl has been raped in Delhi`s Begumpur area.

50 per cent of rape cases in India can be prevented if we build toilets, says Akshay Kumar

50 per cent of rape cases in India can be prevented if we build toilets, says Akshay Kumar

'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha', a love story with a satirical flavour, is directed by Shree Narayan Singh and is set to release on June 2, 2017. It is based on PM's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.

SCARY! Uber driver stalks Pune girl, says that he 'missed' her...Read the traveller's horrifying ordeal

SCARY! Uber driver stalks Pune girl, says that he 'missed' her...Read the traveller's horrifying ordeal

Pune's Ambika Sharma Anavkar, on Facebook, recounted how an Uber driver sent her shady messages after she travelled in his cab on May 07.

Uttar Pradesh: Man, employed in Saudi Arabia, booked for sending lewd messages to woman

A man, working in Saudi Arabia, has been booked by the police for allegedly sending objectionable messages to a woman, police said here today.

Why can't a woman live in peace in this country, asks SC over growing crimes against women

Why can't a woman live in peace in this country, asks SC over growing crimes against women

Why can't women live in peace in this country, a Supreme Court bench, apparently exasperated over growing crimes against women, has observed.

Need stricter laws for crimes against women: Gauahar Khan

Need stricter laws for crimes against women: Gauahar Khan

Actress Gauahar Khan believes violence against women will continue if the central government and the judiciary don't formulate stricter laws.

Another big step by Yogi Adityanath govt; tightens rules for storage and sale of acid to curb attacks

Another big step by Yogi Adityanath govt; tightens rules for storage and sale of acid to curb attacks

Yogi Adityanath-led UP government has taken yet another big step to curb crime in the state.

Intention behind ‘Maatr’ is not commercial success, says Raveena Tandon

Intention behind ‘Maatr’ is not commercial success, says Raveena Tandon

Raveena, who last appeared in a cameo role in Anuraag Kashyap's ‘Bombay Velvet’, said she does not like the word "comeback" as she has become very choosy about her films.

Gurgaon: Married man held for sending nude pictures committing vulgar activities to women

Gurgaon: Married man held for sending nude pictures committing vulgar activities to women

A 26-year-old married man was arrested on charges of sending vulgar messages, obscene videos and nude pictures to a woman here, police said on Tuesday.

Malayalam actress molestation case: Two arrested, accused sent to 14-day judicial custody

Malayalam actress molestation case: Two arrested, accused sent to 14-day judicial custody

On February 17, a case of attempted rape was filed, after the actress was allegedly abducted and molested last Thursday night.

Delhi Police installs 4000 CCTV cameras in 8 years even though women safety remains cause for concern

Delhi Police installs 4000 CCTV cameras in 8 years even though women safety remains cause for concern

Delhi Police has managed to install just over 4,000 CCTV cameras in the past eight years even though the issue of women safety remains a cause for concern.

NHRC to conduct spot enquiry into allegations of gang-rape in Dhar district

NHRC to conduct spot enquiry into allegations of gang-rape in Dhar district

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has taken cognizance of a complaint from the nine Scheduled Tribe women residents of Bhutia and Holibayada villages of District Dhar, Madhya Pradesh, that they became victims of police atrocities including rape, sexual assault and molestation on January 25, 2017. 

Woman crushed to death with stone in Delhi's Mangolpuri, husband on the run

Woman crushed to death with stone in Delhi's Mangolpuri, husband on the run

In yet another shocking incident, a 30-year-old woman was allegedly crushed to death with a stone in a public park in Mangolpuri area of the national capital. 

Putrefied body of woman in semi-naked condition found in Delhi

Putrefied body of woman in semi-naked condition found in Delhi

The putrefied body of a woman, apparently in her late 30s, was found in a semi-naked condition in north Delhi's Burari area, police said today.

Woman beheaded, teenaged children hacked to death in Orissa's Balasore

Woman beheaded, teenaged children hacked to death in Orissa's Balasore

A woman was beheaded while her teenaged children and a relative were hacked to death by unidentified assailants in a village in Balasore district, police said.