After attack on girls, 130 litres of acid seized in raids

A day after two college girls suffered injuries in an acid attack at nearby Tirumangalam, officials raided several shops in the town and seized 130 litres of acid.

Jilted man throws acid on woman's face; held

 A 20-year-old woman suffered minor burn injuries after a jilted lover allegedly threw acid on her face in Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh, police said today.

After fashion shoot, documentary on acid attack survivors

After five acid attack victims -- all women came forward for a designerwear fashion photoshoot by him, photographer Rahul Saharan is now chronicling their moving life stories in a new documentary film.

Private member bill to curb sale of acid introduced in Lok Sabha

As many as 27 private members bills, including one seeking to curb sale of acid in order to prevent acid attack cases was introduced in Lok Sabha on Friday.

Drinks with high acidity content can damage teeth within 30 sec

Dental researchers have revealed that drinks with high acidity content like soft drinks, fruit juice, sports drinks can damage young people`s teeth within first 30 seconds of acid attack.

Jilted lover throws acid on woman in Uttar Pradesh

A jilted lover allegedly threw acid on a woman in civil lines area.

Girl attacked with acid on way to college

A college girl`s hand was burnt after she was attacked with acid by four men at Arambagh in Hooghly district today, police said.

Acid attacker gets death sentence in Madhya Pradesh

In a significant judgement, a youth has been sentenced to death by a local court for throwing acid on a woman following which she died.

Jilted lover throws acid on 18-yr-old girl in Alwar

An 18-year-old girl today suffered burn injuries when her jilted lover threw acid on her.

Acid attack survivor Monica Singh has a wish, a dream

28-year-old acid attack survivor Monica Singh is anything but a victim.

Acid attack victims find strength in numbers

Left with little hope of leading a normal life after having acid flung at her, Rupa, a girl in her 20s, is now gearing up set up her own boutique thanks to an initiative by Chaanv- a rehabilitation centre that began operations here last year.

Delhi Govt raids 96 premises involved in stocking acid

As part of efforts to check the illegal sale of acid in the national capital, Delhi government on Friday raided as many as 96 premises and sealed three premises involved in stocking acid for business.

Lover attacks woman, family with acid in Pashkura

An FIR was lodged against one person for his alleged involvement in an acid attack on three women at Ratulia village under Pashkura Police Station area on Thursday, police said.

Acid attack `horrifying` form of violence, says court

A court here has sentenced a man to life in prison for throwing acid on his beloved, leading to her death. The court termed acid attack one of the "most horrifying" forms of gender-based violence.

Man sentenced to life for acid attack on lover in Delhi

Observing that acid attack is one of the most horrifying forms of gender-based violence which is increasing in the country, a Delhi court has awarded life imprisonment to a man for throwing acid on his lover, leading to her death.

Haryana notifies amended compensation scheme for acid attack victims

Haryana Government has notified the amended scheme to provide ad-hoc relief or compensation, medical reimbursement and rehabilitation facilities to women victims of acid attacks.

Haryana notifies amended compensation scheme for acid attack victims

Haryana Government has notified the amended scheme to provide ad-hoc relief or compensation, medical reimbursement and rehabilitation facilities to women victims of acid attacks.

Odisha man held for acid attack on woman

A man was arrested in Odisha for throwing acid on a married woman Tuesday over some old quarrel, police said.

Man throws acid on girl for refusing to marry him in Pakistan

A man has allegedly thrown acid on an 18-year-old girl after she refused to marry him, in the latest such incident in Pakistan`s Punjab province.

Chargesheet filed in Preeti Rathi acid attack case

Eleven months after the acid attack on Delhi resident Preeti Rathi here which claimed her life, the Mumbai Police filed a 1,322-page chargesheet against the accused Ankur Panwar.