Crime against women

Thane man gets 10 years in jail for assaulting, raping waitress

Thane man gets 10 years in jail for assaulting, raping waitress

A local court has convicted a 33-year-old man of assaulting and raping a waitress in 2016 and sentenced him to ten years rigorous imprisonment.

Dec 08, 2017, 12:36 PM IST
Ola suspends driver accused of molesting woman in Bengaluru

Ola suspends driver accused of molesting woman in Bengaluru

Ola has suspended the driver accused of molesting a 23-year-old woman in Bengaluru on Sunday night. Ola has asked the woman to lodge a formal complaint in the matter. 

Dec 06, 2017, 17:57 PM IST
2 Army jawans arrested for molesting, trying to kill girl on train

2 Army jawans arrested for molesting, trying to kill girl on train

Two Army personnel have been arrested from Etawah for allegedly trying to molest the daughter of a retired judicial officer on board the Magadh Express, police said today.

Dec 01, 2017, 16:22 PM IST
Tutor tries to rape 7-year-old student, thrashed by locals

Tutor tries to rape 7-year-old student, thrashed by locals

A 40-year-man was arrested for allegedly trying to rape a seven-year-old girl in the Khoda area of Ghaziabad on Thursday evening. The accused has been arrested and sent to jail on Friday.

Nov 26, 2017, 10:10 AM IST
Woman raped in Greater Noida, robbed of cash, jewellery

Woman raped in Greater Noida, robbed of cash, jewellery

Two men were arrested for allegedly raping a 29-year-old woman in Greater Noida after she took a taxi from Ansal Plaza in Delhi, the police said.

Nov 26, 2017, 09:58 AM IST
Differently-abled girl allegedly raped in Madhya Pradesh, accused arrested

Differently-abled girl allegedly raped in Madhya Pradesh, accused arrested

One person has been arrested in connection with the case.

Nov 25, 2017, 10:30 AM IST
Caught on camera: Woman allegedly molested at ITO metro station in Delhi, man arrested

Caught on camera: Woman allegedly molested at ITO metro station in Delhi, man arrested

Footage captured on CCTV camera shows that a man tried to touch the girl in an inappropriate manner when she was climbing down the stairs of the metro station.

Nov 17, 2017, 15:15 PM IST

Crime against women to be dealt with 'iron hand': Bhopal IG

A senior Madhya Pradesh Police official said on Friday the gangrape of a 19-year-old woman in the state capital was "very unfortunate" and asked the police to handle complaints by women and children with sensitivity.

Nov 10, 2017, 13:50 PM IST
Vizag: Drunk man rapes woman in broad daylight, incident caught on cam

Vizag: Drunk man rapes woman in broad daylight, incident caught on cam

A drunk man raped a woman in broad daylight on a footpath in Vizag on Sunday. An auto driver recorded the entire incident from his phone and handed it over to the police to lodge a complaint.

Oct 23, 2017, 13:48 PM IST
Haryana student allegedly raped by 2 school employees, writes to PM Modi for justice

Haryana student allegedly raped by 2 school employees, writes to PM Modi for justice

The student claimed that she was raped after being made to watch a blue film

Sep 24, 2017, 13:56 PM IST

German national allegedly molested in Mangalore, 19-year-old arrested

The accused followed the 18-year-old German student, who had come to visit an ashram at nearby Panir as part of her research.

Sep 24, 2017, 12:32 PM IST
51 MPs/MLAs charged with crime against women: ADR

51 MPs/MLAs charged with crime against women: ADR

The ADR, a not-for-profit organisation, analysed election affidavits of 774 of the 776 current MPs and 4,078 of the 4,120 MLAs from across India. 

Aug 30, 2017, 20:55 PM IST

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".

Aug 04, 2017, 22:05 PM IST
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.

Jul 19, 2017, 09:45 AM IST

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

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

Jul 17, 2017, 15:29 PM IST

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.

Jul 10, 2017, 13:43 PM IST
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.

Jun 20, 2017, 09:11 AM IST

Delhi man held for raping minor girl

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

Jun 14, 2017, 18:23 PM IST
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.

Jun 04, 2017, 13:31 PM IST
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.

May 24, 2017, 11:27 AM IST