Autorickshaw driver molests Russian girl in south Delhi, held

At a time when the national capital is under an unprecedented security cover in view of US President Barack Obama's visit, a 25-year-old Russian girl was allegedly molested by an autorickshaw driver in south Delhi's Vasant Kunj area here on Sunday evening.

Educating little boys can help curb crimes against women: ACWW

Educating little boys and raising their awareness level might help in containing rising incidents of crime against women globally, president of the Associated Country Women of the World, an umbrella organisation of women's groups, Ruth Shanks said.

Constable who threw girl off the roof in Badaun terminated

A constable, who was arrested after he allegedly threw a minor girl off a police station roof, was terminated from services on Sunday, a senior officer said here.

Odisha issues guidelines for safety of women at workplace

The School and Mass Education department of the Odisha government Friday issued guidelines for the safety of women employees at their workplace with immediate effect.

Tantrik rapes minor girl in Chhattisgarh

An eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a witch doctor (tantrik) at Amalibhata village in Korba district in Chhattisgarh, police said on Wednesday.

Hospital staff attempts rape on medical student on night duty

An employee of a private hospital in Ghaziabad allegedly attempted rape on a medical student who was on night shift, police said on Monday.

Minor girl raped by neighbour in Telangana's Nizamabad district

A four-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour in a village of Nizamabad district of Telangana, police said on Monday.

Body of 30-yr-old woman recovered from South Delhi

The body of a 30-year-old woman was recovered this morning from a DDA nursery in south Delhi's Vasant Kunj area here with the police suspecting that she was killed after being gang-raped.

All-women police flying squads deployed in Srinagar

All-women police flying squad have been deployed in Srinagar by the Jammu and Kashmir state government in an attempt to check instances of crime against women.

52-year-old man booked for molesting minor girls

Four tribal girl students of a municipality school at Amlapuram in East Godavari district were allegedly molested by a 52-year-old man for over six months, police said on Monday.

Modi govt proposes to set up 150 teams to probe crime against women

The Centre has proposed to set up 150 special investigative units on a pilot basis, in some of the most crime-prone districts in the country to probe grievous offences against women, particularly rape, dowry harassments, acid attacks and human trafficking.

29-yr-old man held for attempting to rape college student

A 29-year-old man who allegedly posed as a cop and attempted to rape an engineering student near here was nabbed today by a special team, police said.

Minor raped by neighbour in Delhi's Nand Nagri

A 10-year-old girl was raped allegedly by her neighbour in Nand Nagri area of northeast Delhi.

Minor girl raped by 63-year-old man at educational institute in Hyderabad

A 63-year-old man posted as receptionist at a residential educational institute in SR Nagar was arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl at the institution.

Sexual harassment has variety of fine connotations: SC

Sexual harassment has a "variety of fine connotations" and depends upon "sensitivity and perception" of harassed person, the Supreme Court on Thursday said.

Uber rape case aftermath: Delhi Police's 'hall of shame' of sexual offenders
Uber rape case aftermath: Delhi Police's 'hall of shame' of sexual offenders

Delhi Police has come up with a list of repeat sexual offenders – an initiative that could come in handy for those looking to check the background of a person they're looking to employ or as a general effort to name and shame sexual predators lurking in the capital.

Women no longer silent recipients of abuse: Delhi Police

Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Tuesday said the increase in the number of complaints registered by women showed that the members of the community were coming out to report crimes committed against them.

Sheila Dikshit concerned over slow progress of women's safety measures

Former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit on Tuesday expressed concerns over the slow-paced functioning of measures that had been initiated to bring crimes against women to a standstill.

Kerala's all-women taxi to cross borders

To ensure safer travel options, Kerala's all-women cab service 'She Taxi' is set to cross borders after the alleged rape of an executive by an Uber cab driver in the national capital put the spotlight on safety of women travellers in the country.

Want zero crime against women but society also needs to change: Delhi Police Commissioner
Want zero crime against women but society also needs to change: Delhi Police Commissioner

On the second death anniversary of the horrific December 16 'Nirbhaya' gang-rape, Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Tuesday said that several changes have been made in law to prevent crime against women since the incident but there is a need for society to change for it to be effective as well.