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.
A man has sustained serious injuries in Bihar after a group of people chopped off his fingers and poured acid in his eyes over a minor dispute, police said Friday.
A woman in Bangladesh threw acid on a man she alleged was stalking her for a long time, according to a media report today.
Two married sisters on Monday received injuries after the husband of one of them threw acid on them at Jagadhari in Yamunanangar district of Haryana, police said.
A woman suffered burns Saturday when an unidentified youth threw acid on her inside a salon in Ludhiana`s Saraba Nagar locality, police said.
An acid attack survivor, who lost her vision in the incident, will soon join in the Supreme Court as its employee.
The Supreme Court directed all state governments and Union territories to frame rules for regulating sale of acid by March 31, 2014.
Two teenage girls were attacked with acid by a man for declining his marriage proposal in Begumpur area of West Delhi.
A teenager was brutally injected acid into his private parts as punishment for theft near the main roundabout in Sohsarai police station area of Bihar`s Nalanda district, police said on Saturday.
A woman suffered burn injuries after her husband threw acid on her after a heated argument in North 24 Parganas district.
HP govt has issued directions to all SDMs in the state regarding regulation of sale and storage of acid in the light of recent Supreme Court orders.
A 24-year-old woman and her sister were arrested on Tuesday for allegedly throwing acid on her husband`s face.
A 4-year-old boy died after he allegedly consumed acid in his house in Loni area here, police said on Saturday.
Krishna Tirath said her ministry is in favour of providing free surgery and treatment to acid attack victims even in private hospitals.
The police recovered bottles of acid outside the residence of Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari.
The Centre presented before the Supreme Court a report on the steps it intended to take to ban the sale of acid in open market.
A lab assistant in a local private college on Friday allegedly threw acid on two staff injuring them and two girl students, and later tried to commit suicide by consuming cyanide, police said.
An unidentified man on Thursday threw acid on the face of a 25-year-old woman at the crowded Bandra Terminus railway station soon after she arrived here from Delhi to take up a job, police said.
A young woman allegedly committed suicide in a south-west Delhi metro station by consuming acid, following which three persons, including her husband, were arrested on Sunday on charges of dowry death, police said.
Day in Pics: 28th August
August 28, 2014
Bipasha at launch event for Delhi Half Marathon