Subramanian Swamy meets Asaram, to fight his case

 Senior BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Thursday held a meeting with Asaram Bapu in Jodhpur Central Jail and assured the self-styled godman that he would fight his case in the court.

Yoga guru accused of sexual assault denies allegations
Yoga guru accused of sexual assault denies allegations

An Indian-American yoga guru, who has been accused of rape and sexual assault by six former students, has strongly denied allegations, saying he would not force himself on anyone because women love him.

Man gets 5 yrs jail for sexually assaulting 6-yr-old boy in Delhi

Children are an important asset and the future well being of a nation depends on how they develop, a Delhi court has said while sentencing a 20-year-old youth to five years in jail for kidnapping and sexually assaulting a six-year-old boy.

Five youths arrested for raping minor in Malkangiri district

Five youths were arrested on charge of raping a minor girl in Odisha's Malkangiri district, police said here on Sunday.

Asaram's temporary bail plea rejected

 A Gandhinagar court on Wednesday rejected the temporary bail application of self-styled godman Asaram, the accused in an alleged rape case, who had sought a 30-day release to perform the last rites of his nephew.

Received death threats after Bill Cosby joke: Hannibal Buress
Received death threats after Bill Cosby joke: Hannibal Buress

Actor-comedian Hannibal Buress has revealed that he received death threats after his now-viral Bill Cosby joke.

Man arrested for attempting to sexually assault minor girl in TN

A 58-year-old man has been arrested on the charges of attempted sexual assault on a twelve-year-old girl in Tirupur district here, police said today.

CPI(M) slams TN police, demands action in rape case

CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat on Saturday pointed out the "non observance" of protocol in sexual assault cases and called for stricter action against police and medical officials for violating provisions of POCSO.

Uber cab rape case: Victim sticks to statement

During cross-examination by the defence counsel Friday, the woman executive allegedly raped by a Uber taxi driver stuck to her statement that the accused had sexually assaulted her, sources said.

Principal held for issuing fake certificate to girl assaulted by Asaram

 The principal of a school in Shahjahanpur district has been arrested for issuing a fake age certificate for the minor girl who was allegedly sexually assaulted by self-styled godman Asaram, police said on Saturday.

'Missing' woman in Asaram case appears before police

A 33-year-old married woman, who has accused self-styled godman Asaram Bapu of rape and who mysteriously disappeared from her house two weeks ago on Sunday appeared before the Surat police.

30-year-old man held for allegedly molesting woman at IGI Airport

In yet another incident of crime against women, Delhi Police arrested a 30-year-old loader posted at the Indira Gandhi International airport here for allegedly molesting a female, police said on Friday. 

Bill Cosby sued by new accuser for defamation
Bill Cosby sued by new accuser for defamation

 Comedian Bill Cosby has been hit with a new lawsuit filed by a woman who accused him of drugging and assaulting her in the 1970s. Tamara Green said in the lawsuit filed in federal court in Massachusetts that Cosby, now 77, defamed her "good name and reputation" when he branded her a liar, reported Ace Showbiz.

Sexual assault case: Accused priest extradited from India to US

A Roman Catholic priest who is accused of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old US girl has been returned to the US from his native India to face charges, authorities said.

Sexual assault case: NHRC issues notice to Delhi govt, Police

National Human Rights Commission has issued notices to the Delhi government and Police over reports of inaction in a case of sexual assault of two blind students and sought a report from them within two weeks.

Badaun gang-rape case: Two accused constables get bail
Badaun gang-rape case: Two accused constables get bail

A local court here on Monday granted bail to two police constables who were among the five accused arrested in the alleged gang-rape and murder of two cousin sisters in Katra Saadatganj village here.

Model`s lawyer to seek cancellation of top cop Paraskar`s bail

Lawyer, who represented a Mumbai-based model in case of her sexual assault against Deputy IGP Paraskar, told court, that she would seek cancellation of pre-arrest bail granted to the officer.

Nil spending on lawyers in Tarun Tejpal case: Goa CM Parrikar

The Goa government has not spent a single rupee yet on lawyers in the sensational rape case in which former Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal has been accused, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar told the Goa assembly on Wednesday.

NHRC notices to DM and SP, Mathura in a case of sexual assault

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has taken suo motu cognizance of a media report that a teenage Dalit girl was allegedly gang raped by six youths in Pingri village of Mathura District, Uttar Pradesh, on July 19 this year.

Tehelka case: SC extends Tarun Tejpal`s interim bail till July 1

The Supreme Court on Friday extended the interim bail granted to Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal, who is accused in a sexual assault case.