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Fear in London as acid attacks soar

Fear in London as acid attacks soar

 Delivery rider Jabed Hussain was waiting at a traffic light one night in east London when two attackers sprayed acid in his face and stole his moped.

Dec 02, 2017, 09:20 AM IST
UK govt to impose jail term on those found with corrosive substances like acid

UK govt to impose jail term on those found with corrosive substances like acid

The UK government is to impose a minimum six-month jail sentence on anyone caught carrying corrosive substances like acid in public twice as part of efforts to tackle such crimes.

Oct 14, 2017, 15:28 PM IST
Six people believed injured in suspected London acid attack

Six people believed injured in suspected London acid attack

The Metropolitan officers said a group of males were reported spraying "what is believed to be a noxious substance", in which six victims were injured in a number of locations.

Sep 24, 2017, 08:59 AM IST
London 'noxious substance' attack injures at least five

London 'noxious substance' attack injures at least five

A suspected acid attack in east London has injured at least five people, with police saying they had arrested one man, although they did not believe the incident was terror related.

Sep 24, 2017, 06:12 AM IST
Acid attack survivors find career hope in ink art; Body Canvas Tattoo workshop at Sheroes Hangout

Acid attack survivors find career hope in ink art; Body Canvas Tattoo workshop at Sheroes Hangout

Opening career opportunities for Acid attack survivors is like a new ray of hope for the victims. In one such great move, Body Canvas Tattoo Studio is organising a workshop for acid attack survivors. 

Aug 26, 2017, 16:18 PM IST

Acid attack threat enough to send shivers down spine: Delhi court

According to the prosecution, on June 10, 2016, the complainant was going to the market in south-east Delhi with her aunt when Saddam held her hand and threatened to throw acid on her face if she did not marry him.

Aug 21, 2017, 12:25 PM IST

Nitish Kumar answers call for help by acid attack victim's father

The Patna commissioner said that the police have been directed to move for cancellation of bail of the four accused in the acid attack case and to pray to the concerned court for speedy trial.
 

Jul 03, 2017, 23:03 PM IST

Gang-rape survivor attacked with acid in Lucknow

A gang-rape and acid attack survivor has once again been attacked with acid in Aliganj locality here, police said on Sunday.

Jul 02, 2017, 10:20 AM IST

Twelve-yr-old girl attacked with acid in Uttar Pradesh

An unidentified man threw acid on the face of a 12-year-old girl, leaving her in a critical condition.

Jun 19, 2017, 15:39 PM IST
Meet Dr Asim Shahmalak  - The British surgeon who'll help rebuild scarred faces of Pakistani acid attack victims

Meet Dr Asim Shahmalak - The British surgeon who'll help rebuild scarred faces of Pakistani acid attack victims

As per reports, Dr Asim Shahmalak, who was born in Karachi but moved to the UK after qualifying as a doctor, is helping many victims, including a young mother whose face was terrifically left disfigured after a man she refused to marry threw acid at her in Karachi.

Jun 14, 2017, 16:40 PM IST

Andhra man dies in acid attack by ex-lover

A newly-married man died in an acid attack by a girl.

May 24, 2017, 16:03 PM IST
Vivek Oberoi's gift to acid attack survivor Lalita Benbansi on her wedding day will melt your heart!

Vivek Oberoi's gift to acid attack survivor Lalita Benbansi on her wedding day will melt your heart!

Today Lalita Benbansi, an acid attack survivor has become a ray of hope for many others. The 26-year-old was brutally attacked with acid by her cousins in 2012, as per ANI. The girl after braving this gruesome act has now entered into the next big stage in her life and that is matrimony.

May 24, 2017, 12:56 PM IST
Acid attack survivors find career in ink art, attend workshop by Body Canvas Tattoos!

Acid attack survivors find career in ink art, attend workshop by Body Canvas Tattoos!

In a great move to open bright future avenues for acid attack survivors, a welcome initiative has been taken by team Stop Acid Attacks (Chhanv Foundation), Vikas Malani-Founder, Body Canvas Tattoos & Piercings.

Apr 26, 2017, 11:44 AM IST

12 injured in London club 'acid attack'

At least 12 people suffered burn injuries in a suspected acid attack at a club in London, police said on Monday.

Apr 17, 2017, 16:09 PM IST
After triple talaq, woman attacked with acid by in-laws

After triple talaq, woman attacked with acid by in-laws

After having refused to accept triple talaq over phone, a woman in her 40s was attacked with acid allegedly by her in-laws in Neuria area of Pilibhit.

Apr 17, 2017, 00:00 AM IST
Uttar Pradesh: Women cops take selfies with acid attack victim, whom Yogi Adityanath met yesterday; suspended

Uttar Pradesh: Women cops take selfies with acid attack victim, whom Yogi Adityanath met yesterday; suspended

Three Uttar Pradesh women constables, who took selfies with an acid attack victim, were suspended on Friday.

Mar 25, 2017, 11:38 AM IST

Girl injured in acid attack after she resists molestation bid

An 18-year-old girl was seriously injured in an acid attack by three youths when she resisted their molestation attempt in village Bhadar here.

Mar 24, 2017, 13:25 PM IST
Acid attack on girl in Delhi's Sangam Vihar; jilted lover held

Acid attack on girl in Delhi's Sangam Vihar; jilted lover held

The Delhi Police has arrested the accused after receiving a complaint in this regard at 10.25 am.

Mar 22, 2017, 14:37 PM IST
Bride attacked with acid on wedding night in Uttar Pradesh

Bride attacked with acid on wedding night in Uttar Pradesh

A woman suffered burn injuries when two women threw acid on her on her wedding night before fleeting in Cantonment area here.

Nov 26, 2016, 14:11 PM IST

Youth critical after acid attack in UP's Mathura

A youth was on Monday critically injured in an acid attack by unidentified miscreants here, police said.

Sep 20, 2016, 03:01 AM IST