Ranch used to dissolve bodies in acid found in Mexico

Mexican authorities have found a ranch in the western state of Jalisco believed to have been used by a criminal gang to dissolve bodies in acid.

Burundi used acid and iron bars to torture opposition: Amnesty

 Burundi security forces used iron bars and acid to force confessions and crush opposition during President Pierre Nkurunziza`s successful bid for a third term in office, Amnesty International said Monday.

Lifer for man for murdering wife

A local court Wednesday sentenced a man to life imprisonment for killing his wife by pouring acid on her in 2012.

AIB: Reality check on sale of acid despite Supreme Court ban

In an effort to stop the menace of acid attacks, watch All India Badtameez's reality check on sale of acid despite Supreme Court ban.

Bring acid attack survivors under Disability Act: NCW

The National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Lalitha Kumaramangalam on Monday supported the proposal of bringing acid attack survivors under the Disability Act cover so as to provide them privileges in jobs and education.

Man throws acid on woman in UP

 An unidentified person on Thursday threw acid on a 21-year-old woman while she was sleeping outside her hut in Baghaula village in Salon area here in the wee hours today, police said.

Centre asks states to immediately arrest acid attack culprits

 The Centre has asked all states to immediately arrest people involved in acid attack cases and take proactive steps to ensure justice as it will act as a deterrent to the culprits and provide solace to the victims.

Four of a family attacked with acid over property dispute

 Four members of a family were on Saturday allegedly attacked with acid by two men over a property dispute here, police said.

Delhi High Court asks police to curb illegal sale of acid

Anguished over the death of a woman who was forced to drink acid for refusing to stay with a man, Delhi High Court has directed the police to deal acid attacks with an "iron hand" and take stern steps to curb its illegal sale.

Girl attacked with acid in Bihar

A college girl was on Wednesday attacked with acid allegedly by a man in Sitamarhi district of Bihar.

Delhi HC refuses to hear PIL on govt failure to regulate acid sale

Delhi High Court on Wednesday refused to entertain a PIL alleging failure on the part of the Centre and city government to regularise the sale of acid in the national capital, saying the Supreme Court was monitoring the matter on a regular basis.

Delhi HC agrees to hear plea to regularise sale of acid

 Delhi High Court on Wednesday agreed to hear a PIL alleging that failure on part of the Centre and city government to regularise the sale of acid in the national capital, despite Supreme Court directions, has led to several acid attacks here.

Two detained in acid attack case in Srinagar

Two youths have been detained in connection with the acid attack on a law student in the Nowhsehra area of the city earlier this month.

Acid attack on lady doctor: Two assailants arrested

Two persons were on Thursday nabbed in connection with acid attack on a woman doctor in Rajouri Garden area on Tuesday morning, police said here.

Jilted doctor, three others held for acid attack on woman doctor

Jilted doctor, three others held for acid attack on woman doctor

The Delhi Police on Thursday arrested a doctor friend of the Rajouri Garden acid attack victim who had been spurned by the victim and three others persons — two of them are juvenile.

Delhi: Acid attack on lady doctor in Rajouri Garden

A lady doctor was attack with an acid by two men on a motorcycle
on Tuesday in West Delhi's Rajouri Garden.

Miscreants throw acid on woman corporator in UP

A woman corporator was on Friday seriously injured when local goons here threw acid on her, police said.

Man throws acid on ex-colleague in Uttar Pradesh

A man allegedly threw acid on his 32-year-old former colleague in Maudarwaza area here on Sunday, police said.

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.

West Ham United`s Ravel Morrison made `acid threat`

West Ham United midfielder Ravel Morrison threatened to throw acid in his ex-girlfriend`s face and have her killed, a court in Manchester heard on Thursday.