domestic help

Man gets 10-yr jail for raping woman in garb of helping her

The court lamented the plight of the woman, a maid, who was raped in Amritsar by her former employer's father-in-law for five years and ravished again after she had approached a placement agency for help.

May 16, 2017, 20:12 PM IST

Domestic help stabbed at Uddhav​ Thackeray's residence, one held

The DCP said a maid, named Manda, also suffered injuries when she tried to intervene and separate the duo.

Nov 16, 2015, 22:17 PM IST
14-year-old domestic help found unconscious in closet in Gurgaon home

14-year-old domestic help found unconscious in closet in Gurgaon home

A 14-year-old girl from Jharkhand, working as a domestic help, was on Wednesday found inside a closet in a businessman's home in Gurgaon near Delhi.

Oct 15, 2015, 09:37 AM IST
Indian maid's hand chopped off in Saudi Arabia, govt calls it brutal, unacceptable

Indian maid's hand chopped off in Saudi Arabia, govt calls it brutal, unacceptable

A day after a report said a Saudi sponsor chopped off an Indian maid's hand, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday deplored the act and said that India has taken up the issue with Saudi authorities.

Oct 09, 2015, 09:34 AM IST

IAS officer arrested for molesting domestic help in Chhattisgarh

An IAS officer was on Tuesday arrested for allegedly molesting a 16-year-old girl who was working as his domestic help here in Kharsia, police said.

Oct 07, 2015, 00:04 AM IST

Singapore's foreign maids exploited by agents, employers

The promise of a salary five times what she could make at home prompted Nabila to leave Indonesia and her family for a job as a domestic worker in Singapore.

May 27, 2015, 04:23 AM IST

Caught on camera: Minor girl brutally beaten up

In a shocking case of brutality, a minor domestic help was brutally beaten by her employers in Delhi

Apr 20, 2015, 21:46 PM IST
Sports Minister asks SAI, Boxing India to help Haryana boxer Rishu Mittal

Sports Minister asks SAI, Boxing India to help Haryana boxer Rishu Mittal

Moved by the plight of a state level gold-medallist boxer who is working as a domestic help, Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has asked the Sports Authority of India and Boxing India to look into the matter and provide all help to her.

Apr 09, 2015, 14:54 PM IST

Domestic help beaten to death in Delhi

A 25-year-old domestic help was beaten to death by her employer in west Delhi, police said on Friday.

Nov 28, 2014, 17:53 PM IST

13-year-old domestic help brutally beaten up by couple in Bangalore

In a yet another incident of domestic violence, a 13-year-old minor is reportedly battling for her life in a government hospital here after she was allegedly beaten up by a couple where she used to work, stated reports.

Aug 11, 2014, 05:46 AM IST

Two girls from Jharkhand rescued, couple held for trafficking

A couple were arrested for allegedly trafficking two minor girls from Jharkhand to Delhi and forcing them to work as domestic help in Vasant Vihar area of South Delhi, police said.

Feb 22, 2014, 23:10 PM IST

Maid beaten to death in Pakistan, domestic help jumps off building

A teenage maid was allegedly beaten to death by a professor in Pakistani Punjab while a 12-year-old Hindu domestic worker was injured when he jumped from the sixth floor of a building in Karachi to save himself from his employer, police said on Monday.

Jan 20, 2014, 16:36 PM IST

Minor domestic help tortured, trader arrested

In a shocking case, a 11-year-old domestic help was badly beaten up, kept starving for days and forcefully fed chillies allegedly by a local trader and his wife.

Jan 14, 2014, 17:17 PM IST

11-year-old domestic help tortured, trader arrested in Maharashtra

In a shocking case, a 11-year-old domestic help was badly beaten up, kept starving for days and forcefully fed chillies allegedly by a local trader and his wife.

Jan 14, 2014, 11:43 AM IST

Devyani fallout: `India wants change in visa status of domestic helps`

In a major fallout after the Devyani Khobragade case, the Foreign Ministry reportedly pressured the Finance Ministry to bring changes in the status of domestic workers who go to the United States of America with other Indian envoys, sources said.

Jan 13, 2014, 05:49 AM IST

Couple booked for torturing minor domestic help

Police have booked a couple for allegedly torturing and blackmailing their minor tribal domestic help after shooting her nude picture at Belpahar in Jharsuguda district, police said on Monday.

Nov 18, 2013, 17:15 PM IST

Vasant Kunj maid rescue: Court refuses bail to woman employer

A 50-year-old woman, arrested for allegedly assaulting and illegally confining a domestic help in her house here, was on Friday refused bail by a Delhi court.

Nov 08, 2013, 18:04 PM IST

Domestic help abuse: Airhostess, sister sent to JC till Nov 13

An airhostess, arrested for allegedly assaulting her 13-year-old domestic help and locking her inside the house while she was abroad, was today sent to 14-day judicial custody by a Delhi court.

Oct 31, 2013, 14:54 PM IST

Youth gets seven year jail for raping maid

A Delhi court on Wednesday sentenced a 23-year-old youth to seven years of rigorous imprisonment for raping a domestic help in a house where he was working as a servant.

Oct 16, 2013, 16:12 PM IST

Domestic help attacked with knife in Delhi, rescued

A 15-year-old girl from Jharkhand working as a domestic help in a Vasant Kunj home was rescued this evening and admitted to Safdarjung Hospital with knife injuries, said police.

Sep 30, 2013, 23:45 PM IST