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Over 600 academicians from across the globe write to PM Narendra Modi over rape cases, blame him for 'terrible state of affairs'

Over 600 academicians from across the globe write to PM Narendra Modi over rape cases, blame him for 'terrible state of affairs'

The academicians also raised concerns over the prime minister's "prolonged silence" on the issue and the "non-specific assurance of justice" for the victims of the two rape cases that have shocked the entire nation.

Apr 22, 2018, 08:43 AM IST
12-year-old girl raped by tenant in Amritsar

12-year-old girl raped by tenant in Amritsar

The accused, who is absconding, had been allegedly raping the girl for the past several days and had threatened the minor of dire consequences if she informed anyone, the official said.

Apr 17, 2018, 18:08 PM IST
Bengaluru raises voice against Kathua, Unnao rape case with #MyStreetMyProtest

Bengaluru raises voice against Kathua, Unnao rape case with #MyStreetMyProtest

The #MyStreetMyProtest movement was aimed at people lodging their protests against incidents like crime against women and children.

Apr 16, 2018, 14:22 PM IST
Rapes of minors shameful, is PM Narendra Modi serious about 'justice' for daughters, asks Rahul Gandhi

Rapes of minors shameful, is PM Narendra Modi serious about 'justice' for daughters, asks Rahul Gandhi

There were 19,675 rapes of minor children reported in 2016. This is shameful, tweets Rahul Gandhi.

Apr 16, 2018, 13:40 PM IST
CBI likely to take rape accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar to Unnao today, seek court's permission for lie-detector test

CBI likely to take rape accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar to Unnao today, seek court's permission for lie-detector test

Kuldeep Singh Sengar and Shashi Singh can be taken by the CBI to the spot where the crime was allegedly committed.

Apr 16, 2018, 09:56 AM IST
After BJP protests, Karnataka Congress chief regrets making 'disgrace to Indian politics' remark on Yogi Adityanath

After BJP protests, Karnataka Congress chief regrets making 'disgrace to Indian politics' remark on Yogi Adityanath

Earlier on Sunday, the BJP had called for the protest in the Karnataka capital against Rao's alleged "inciting remarks" on the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister. Rao had called Adityanath a "disgrace to Indian politics".

Apr 15, 2018, 16:49 PM IST
CBI arrests woman who allegedly lured Unnao rape survivor to BJP MLA's residence

CBI arrests woman who allegedly lured Unnao rape survivor to BJP MLA's residence

In a complaint to the police, the victim's mother alleged that the woman stood guard outside the room where Sengar's raped the daughter.

Apr 14, 2018, 22:22 PM IST
Unnao rape case: BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar questioned for 16 hours, then arrested

Unnao rape case: BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar questioned for 16 hours, then arrested

Kuldeep Singh Sengar has maintained he is innocent but Allahabad High Court - while slamming UP Police - directed that he should be arrested.

Apr 13, 2018, 22:01 PM IST
Kathua rape case: Bollywood celebs feel 'ashamed',condemn crime against women

Kathua rape case: Bollywood celebs feel 'ashamed',condemn crime against women

The horrific rape case of an eight-year-old in Kathua has shaken the entire nation. Prominent figures from various walks of life are joining the force to condemn crime against women.

Apr 13, 2018, 15:14 PM IST
Won't go in vain: Rahul Gandhi thanks 'thousands' who supported him in protest at India Gate against rape cases

Won't go in vain: Rahul Gandhi thanks 'thousands' who supported him in protest at India Gate against rape cases

Rahul led a midnight march to India Gate and said it was time for Prime Minister Narendra Modi to walk the talk on 'beti bachao' (save the girl child).

Apr 13, 2018, 13:53 PM IST
No matter how influential, the accused will not be spared: UP CM Yogi Adityanath on Unnao rape case

No matter how influential, the accused will not be spared: UP CM Yogi Adityanath on Unnao rape case

Rape accused BJP MLA Sengar was detained on Friday morning by the CBI for questioning in connection with the alleged gangrape case. 

Apr 13, 2018, 11:59 AM IST
Unnao gangrape case: CBI detains BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Senger

Unnao gangrape case: CBI detains BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Senger

An FIR was lodged against the rape accused BJP MLA on Thursday and the case was handed over to the CBI.

Apr 13, 2018, 06:18 AM IST
Unnao rape case: Centre gives green signal to CBI probe

Unnao rape case: Centre gives green signal to CBI probe

A notification has been issued by the Personnel Ministry following a request for a CBI probe by the Uttar Pradesh government, an official said.

Apr 12, 2018, 23:19 PM IST
Unnao gangrape case: Allahabad HC slams UP police, to pronounce order on Friday

Unnao gangrape case: Allahabad HC slams UP police, to pronounce order on Friday

"If this is the stand you are repeatedly taking, then we will be forced to observe in our order that 'law and order has collapsed in the state'."

Apr 12, 2018, 23:15 PM IST
Bollywood demands justice in Unnao, Kathua rape cases

Bollywood demands justice in Unnao, Kathua rape cases

Abhishek Bachchan shared the 8-year-old rape victim's picture and hashtagged her name. 

Apr 12, 2018, 15:28 PM IST
A phone call changed Yogi Adityanath's decision to arrest rape accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, claims BJP leader

A phone call changed Yogi Adityanath's decision to arrest rape accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, claims BJP leader

While no action has been taken against Sengar yet, Yogi Adityanath has said that no one found guilty in the case would be spared.

Apr 12, 2018, 11:14 AM IST
Unnao gangrape case: Under-fire MLA Sengar refuses to surrender, BJP may take action

Unnao gangrape case: Under-fire MLA Sengar refuses to surrender, BJP may take action

After meeting Lucknow SSP, Sengar declared - once again - that he is innocent and that there is no question of surrendering.

Apr 11, 2018, 23:36 PM IST
Daughter alleged rape by BJP MLA, father died in police custody, family demands justice

Daughter alleged rape by BJP MLA, father died in police custody, family demands justice

Sister of the woman, who alleged rape by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar and tried to commit suicide in front of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s residence on Sunday, has slammed assurances of action over her father’s death in police custody in Unnao.

Apr 09, 2018, 19:05 PM IST
Caught on camera: UP cop shower notes on dancers during event in Unnao

Caught on camera: UP cop shower notes on dancers during event in Unnao

A video of a cop showering notes on women dancers at an event in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao has surfaced on the web. The police personnel was deployed for security at the local fair event. 

Apr 08, 2018, 13:24 PM IST
UP: Quack uses single syringe to treat everyone, 40 HIV+ cases reported in Bangarmau

UP: Quack uses single syringe to treat everyone, 40 HIV+ cases reported in Bangarmau

At least 40 people were detected with HIV positive virus at Bangarmau city in Uttar Pradesh's Unnao district. Locals reportedly visited a quack who used a single syringe for treatment on everybody, said authorities.

Feb 06, 2018, 09:37 AM IST