Not leaving New Zealand because of assault allegations: Indian envoy
Not leaving New Zealand because of assault allegations: Indian envoy

India`s High Commissioner to New Zealand Ravi Thapar on Saturday said he was not leaving the country because of assault allegations against his wife but because he wanted to take care of his mother living in India.

Indian envoy to New Zealand called back after wife accused of assault
Indian envoy to New Zealand called back after wife accused of assault

India's High Commissioner to New Zealand Ravi Thapar has been called back to New Delhi following allegations that his wife assaulted their cook who claimed that he had been kept in "slavery".

Rapper Rick Ross arrested over assault

Rick Ross, a prominent figure in Southern hip-hop whose life and lyrics have shown plenty of brushes with authorities, was arrested Wednesday on assault charges, officials said.

Ex-tennis star Bob Hewitt denied appeal for rape verdict

Disgraced former tennis Grand Slam champion Bob Hewitt will not be allowed to appeal a ruling that found him guilty of raping and assaulting young girls he coached in the 1980s and 1990s.

Pakistani-US brothers jailed for terrorism, assault

Two Pakistani-American brothers were given hefty jail terms in Florida on Thursday for terrorism and for assaulting two federal agents while in custody.

Mizoram govt employee allege assault by policemen in Mumbai

A 28-year-old youth, employed with the Government of Mizoram, has alleged that he was assaulted by four plainclothes police officers outside a cafe near the Gateway of India here.

Muslim mother in UK attacked for wearing headscarf

 In a "racist" attack, a group of women in London allegedly abused, punched and kicked a Muslim woman for wearing a headscarf.

White cop assaults black teenagers in US, suspended

 A white police officer in the US state of Texas who was seen manhandling a group of black children, including a minor girl, at a party has been suspended.

Mayawati's brother arrested for assault on nephew, constable

BSP chief Mayawati's younger brother Subhash Kumar was arrested by Delhi Police after he allegedly assaulted his nephew and his wife and also slapped an on-duty constable.

Village pradhan assaulted by policemen in UP

 The pradhan of Mant Raja village here was allegedly harassed and assaulted by two policemen, prompting the department to take action against them.

Former Assam minister arrested in assault case

Former Assam minister Siddeque Ahmed was arrested and sent to judicial custody for six days after his bail plea was rejected by a Karimganj court on Thursday in connection with an assault case.

Justin Bieber plays down `rumours` over Italy police quizzing

 Pop star Justin Bieber on Wednesday laughed off media reports that he was quizzed by police in Rome over Argentina`s request for him to be arrested over the alleged assault of a photographer.

Five foreign nationals arrested for alleged assault

Six students, including five foreign nationals, were arrested for allegedly assaulting and stabbing five local youths following a quarrel, police said on Sunday.

One or two instances of assault do not make cruelty case: Delhi court

"One or two instances of physical assault", even if found to be true, cannot make for a case of cruelty for the purpose of satisfying unlawful demand, a Delhi court has observed, while discharging the in-laws of a woman in a dowry harassment case.

US security guard hurt in Qatar embassy attack

The American embassy in the Gulf state of Qatar has confirmed in a statement on its website that a member of its security staff was injured in an assault.

Trouble mounts for Salman Khan; now booked for assault, robbery

 In fresh trouble for Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, who is already facing legal cases, police on Wednesday booked him and his bodyguard on charges of assault, robbery and criminal intimidation, two days after a court's directive.

Salman Khan in trouble again: Police to probe assault case
Salman Khan in trouble again: Police to probe assault case

 A local court has directed the city police to probe a complaint of assault filed against Bollywood actor Salman Khan by an activist.

After rape report row, no firings at Rolling Stone: Reports

Rolling Stone magazine will not discipline those involved in a now discredited story about gang-rape on a college campus, according to US media reports Sunday.

Udaipur: Mentally challenged man assaulted in police station

A mentally challenged person was allegedly assaulted by police personal in Udaipur.

Camera in trial room an assault on modesty of women: Kiran Bedi

With Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani spotting a CCTV camera inside the changing room of a famous apparel brand in Goa, former IPS officer and BJP leader Kiran Bedi on Friday said that such kinf od acts are “an assault on women's modesty”.