Rape case: Delhi court acquits school owner's over false complaint

A school owner's son, who was accused of raping a teacher on the false promise of marriage, has been acquitted by a Delhi court after the woman said that she had lodged a false complaint as she was in a disturbed mental state.

Man jailed for trying to rape woman in New Delhi

A Delhi court has sentenced a middle aged man to five years rigorous imprisonment for attempting to rape a woman in a Dwarka.apartment in August.

Youth gets 7 yrs in jail for raping Delhi Police employee

A 26-year-old youth was sent to 7 years rigorous imprisonment by a court here for repeatedly raping a woman employee of Delhi Police.

'Peepli Live' co-director Mahmood Farooqui forced himself upon US researcher, says common friend

'Peepli Live' co-director Mahmood Farooqui had forced himself upon the American researcher, a common friend of the woman who had introduced her to the film maker, claimed before a Delhi court on Tuesday.

Court puts DJB ex-engineer on trial in 2006 rape case

A Delhi court has decided to put on trial a former engineer of Delhi Jal Board (DJB) accused of raping a senior executive of a private firm in 2006, saying a prima facie case is made out against him.

Elderly man attempts rape on widow in UP

A 50-year-old man allegedly attempted to rape a widow in the Kakarkhdea area of the district, police said Wednesday.

Top Gurgaon police officers spat, Haryana DGP orders enquiry

Gurgaon's Joint Commissioner of Police (Traffic) Bharti Arora has accused her boss, Navdeep Singh Virk, of harassment and wrongly interfering in the enquiry into a high-profile rape case, leading to the Haryana police chief ordering an enquiry, by a senior police officer, into the accusations levelled by two against each other.

Youth arrested for raping minor girl in Punjab

A youth has been arrested on the charge of raping a 15-year-old girl at Jaura Singha village here.

UP girl raped on pretext of marriage

A case has been registered against a youth for allegedly raping a 20-year-old girl here on the pretext of marriage.

US woman testifies in rape case against 'Peepli Live' director
US woman testifies in rape case against 'Peepli Live' director

An American woman, who was allegedly raped by Bollywood movie "Peepli Live" director Mahmood Farooqui, has testified as a prosecution witness in the case, sources said on Thursday.

American woman alleges rape in Himachal's Dharamsala

An American tourist has accused two men of raping her in the popular Himalayan hill station of Dharamsala in northern India, police said Thursday, the latest sex attack on a foreigner.

Asaram case: SC directs courts to ensure safety of witnesses
Asaram case: SC directs courts to ensure safety of witnesses

The Supreme Court on Monday directed the trial courts in Rajasthan and Gujarat to ensure the safety of those who seek security in connection with the Asaram case.

Recall of witnesses should be judicious, not arbitrary, says SC

The Supreme Court has said that the Delhi High Court decision to allow the recall and re-examination of witnesses including the victim in Uber cab rape case was not justified as it resulted not only in delay but also harassment of witnesses.

Diplomat rape case: MEA awaits Saudi Embassy's response
Diplomat rape case: MEA awaits Saudi Embassy's response

Saudi Embassy here has not responded to the Ministry of External Affairs' demand to cooperate in the case involving a Saudi diplomat charged with rape of two Nepalese women, amid speculation that Saudi government may withdraw the accused from India.

Assam AIUDF legislator booked for rape

A legislator from Assam, Gopinath Das, has been booked for rape following a complaint from a domestic help, police said on Monday.

Japanese tourist rape case: 20 years imprisonment for three

Three persons were on Friday sentenced to 20 years imprisonment by a court here for raping a 20-year-old Japanese tourist on the Jaipur-Ajmer National Highway in February.

'Peepli live' co-director seeks bail in rape case

 Co-director of Bollywood movie "Peepli Live" Mahmood Farooqui, an accused in a rape case, on Thursday moved for bail in a Delhi court.

Teenage girl ends life after neighbour's rape attempt in Kota

A 14-year-old girl allegedly hanged herself to death after her neighbour attempted to rape her in Anantpura police station area here, police said today.

Asaram moves HC challenging holding of trial in Jodhpur jail

Self-styled Godman Asaram Bapu on Wednesday moved the Rajasthan High Court challenging the decision of the trial court to hold the trial of a case, in which he is accused of raping a girl, in Jodhpur Central Jail.

Police file charge sheet against `Peepli-Live` co-director Mahmood Farooqui in rape case
Police file charge sheet against `Peepli-Live` co-director Mahmood Farooqui in rape case

 Mahmood Farooqui, co-director of Bollywood movie 'Peepli Live', was today chargesheeted by Delhi Police for allegedly raping an American research scholar at his residence here.