Woman alleges rape, forceful conversion by husband two years after marriage

Two years after her marriage, a woman registered a case against her "husband" alleging that she was abducted, raped and forced to convert in Ajmer city of Rajasthan.

Man sets himself ablaze inside police station in Etawah

A 53-year-old man, detained on charges of abduction, on Saturday allegedly set himself ablaze inside a police station here.

Court to hear plea against UP minister's son on November 27

A local court has fixed November 27 as the next date of hearing of a petition seeking registration of an FIR against Uttar Pradesh minister Gyatri Prasad Prajapati's son for allegedly abducting a girl.

Nine abduction incidents since 2011: Mizoram Home Minister

Aizawl: There have been nine incidents of abduction in Mizoram since 2011 till date, state Home Minister R Lalzirliana informed the Legislature Monday.

Four sentenced for life in murder case in Muzaffarnagar

Four persons have been sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court here for abducting and murdering a 12-year-old boy.

Women abducted by Boko Haram used on frontline: Rights group

Women and girls abducted by Islamic militant group Boko Haram in Nigeria were used in combat operations, forced to lure men into ambush and to marry their captors, according to a report released on Monday. 

Abductors of 11 non-tribals reduce ransom amount in Mizoram

The abductors of 11 non-tribals in Mizoram have reduced their earlier ransom amount from Rs 30 lakh to Rs 11 lakh, police officials said here on Tuesday.

UN demands safe release of abducted staff in South Sudan

The UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) and the World Food Program (WFP) Friday strongly condemned the recent abduction of their staff at the airfield in Malakal, and demanded the safe release of those still being detained, UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric told reporters here.

Gunmen seize UN worker in war-torn South Sudan

Gunmen have seized a United Nations worker in war-torn South Sudan, the World Food Programme said on Friday in a plea for his release.

Dhaula Kuan gang-rape case: Court defers sentencing till Monday

A Delhi court on Friday deferred till Monday the pronouncement of quantum of sentences to be awarded to five convicts in the Dhaula Kuan abduction and gang-rape case.

Abduction-cum-murder case: Markets remain close in Kota

 In the wake of abduction and murder of a 7-year-old boy here, main markets and educational institutes today remained close in the city after the Kota Vyapar Mahasangh called for bandh demanding the arrest of the accused.

`Ten Chinese among 27 hostages freed in Cameroon`

Twenty-seven hostages seized by suspected militants from Boko Haram in Cameroon this year, including 10 Chinese workers, have been released, the Cameroon presidency said on Saturday.

Abducted award-winning farmer rescued, kidnappers arrested

An award winning farmer, who was kidnapped few days back, was rescued and his abductors arrested by the Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) after an encounter in Farrukhabad district on Wednesday.

School principal kidnapped in Bihar

The director-cum-principal of a school here and his driver have been allegedly abducted from near Jhapaha village of Bihar, police said on Tuesday.

Dhaula Kuan rape case: Verdict deferred after accused claims police tampered with evidence
Dhaula Kuan rape case: Verdict deferred after accused claims police tampered with evidence

A Delhi court on Monday deferred its verdict in the 2010 Dhaula Kuan abduction and gang-rape case after one of the accused alleged that police tampered with the evidence to implicate him.

Youth fakes his own abduction for extorting money from family

A 22-year-old youth has been arrested for allegedly faking his own kidnapping so that he could squeeze money out of his family.

22-year-old woman abducted and gang raped in Rampur

A 22-year-old woman was allegedly abducted and gang raped by her relative and his two accomplices in the district, police said on Monday.

Girl rescued in Delhi

A girl, allegedly abducted from neighbouring Shamli district in July, was rescued from Delhi and a youth has been arrested in this connection.

Woman abducted, raped in Haryana, case registered against one person

A married woman was allegedly abducted and raped by her neighbour here, following which the police has registered a case against one person on the direction of the local court.