Supreme Court on Tuesday directed CBI to probe the alleged rape and assault of a 22-year-old girl by his father who tried to force her into prostitution and the failure of the Uttar Pradesh police to act on her complaint.
Uttar Pradesh IPS officer Amitabh Thakur on Sunday said that the controversial statement of Uttar Pradesh minister and BSP leader Haji Yakub Qureshi defending Paris attack was objectionable and against humanity.
CBI was on Tuesday given time till January 16 by a local court to file evidences in the infamous Katra Sadatganj case in which bodies of two teenage cousins were found hanging from a tree, in an alleged case of gang-rape and murder.
The Special Task Force of Uttar Pradesh police has been directed to track down two absconding policemen who allegedly raped a 14-year-old girl inside police station premises on Wednesday and were sacked.
After SP leader Mulayam Singh Yadav's 'ladke to ladke hain' (boys are boys) remark about rapists, Uttar Pradesh Police has listed mobile phones, western culture and indecent dressing by women as reasons for rape.
Delhi Commission for Women Chairperson Barkha Shukla Singh on Thursday expressed concern over reports of the Uttar Pradesh Police blaming indecent clothing and exposure to mobile phones for the rise in rape cases.
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that he does not need any protection for himself and instead want the `aam aadmi` or the common man be protected first after the Uttar Pradesh police said that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader will be accorded `Z` category security.
BJP on Tuesday asked Delhi Police to come out with the truth soon on the meeting of suspected LeT operatives with persons in Muzaffarnagar and accused the Centre and UP government of playing politics by giving communal colour to a national security issue.