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.

Acid put in man`s eyes, fingers chopped in Bihar

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.

Bangladeshi woman hurls acid at stalker to end her sufferings

A woman in Bangladesh threw acid on a man she alleged was stalking her for a long time, according to a media report today.

Acid thrown on two sisters in Haryana

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.

Four suffer acid attack in Punjab

A woman suffered burns Saturday when an unidentified youth threw acid on her inside a salon in Ludhiana`s Saraba Nagar locality, police said.

Acid attack survivor gets job in Supreme Court, thanks to judge

An acid attack survivor, who lost her vision in the incident, will soon join in the Supreme Court as its employee.

Acid attack: SC sets deadline to regulate sales, judge gives job to survivor

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 attacked with acid

Two teenage girls were attacked with acid by a man for declining his marriage proposal in Begumpur area of West Delhi.

Teenager injected acid into his private parts for theft in Bihar

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.

Husband throws acid on wife

A woman suffered burn injuries after her husband threw acid on her after a heated argument in North 24 Parganas district.

HP govt issues directions for sale and storage of acid

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.

Woman arrested for throwing acid on husband`s face

A 24-year-old woman and her sister were arrested on Tuesday for allegedly throwing acid on her husband`s face.

Four-year boy dies after drinking acid

A 4-year-old boy died after he allegedly consumed acid in his house in Loni area here, police said on Saturday.

Treatment of acid attack victims should be free: Minister

Krishna Tirath said her ministry is in favour of providing free surgery and treatment to acid attack victims even in private hospitals.

`Acid` bottles found outside Manish Tewari`s Chandigarh residence

The police recovered bottles of acid outside the residence of Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari.

Acid to be categorised as poison: Centre to SC

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.

Pvt college lab assistant throws acid on staff, girls in Tamil Nadu

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.

Private college lab assistant throws acid on staff, girls

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.

Man throws acid on woman`s face at Bandra Terminus

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.

Woman dies after consuming acid in Delhi, 3 booked for dowry death

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.