`Uber driver held me and kissed me`, victim recalls horror
`Uber driver held me and kissed me`, victim recalls horror

In another horrific incident which could spell more trouble for Uber, a female passenger has accused one of the drivers registered with the US-based cab service provider of molesting her during a ride to Gurgaon.

Man abducts nine-year-old girl to ''marry'' her

A nine-year-old girl has been abducted by a middle aged man to `marry` her. Her parents, who met the Gurgaon police commissioner on Monday to seek help, are spending sleepless nights fearing he may push her into prostitution.

Uber driver tries to forcibly kiss woman passenger

In another incident that has put question mark on the policies of Uber apropos of safety of women passengers, a driver registered with the web-based US taxi firm tried to forcibly kiss a lady.

Haryana: Panchayat orders rape accused be beaten up by shoes

A Haryana panchayat has handed down a shocking verdict to two rape accused cousin brothers, ordering that they be hit by shoes five times in public and submit a paltry fine of Rs 50,000.

Woman commits suicide after rapist's threat in Bengal

Threatened and harassed for testifying against her rapist, a 22-year-old woman in West Bengal`s North Dinajpur district hanged herself to death, police said on Sunday.

Woman raped by friend

A woman was allegedly raped by her friend several times here, police said on Saturday.

British tourist masturbated at in Mumbai; Indian men apologise

In a shocking and a shameful incident, Lucy Hemmings, a travel blogger from Britain, has claimed that she was masturbated at in Mumbai in April.

Delhi University student raped in Ghaziabad

A Delhi University student was allegedly raped by one person this morning in Kavi Nagar here, following which the accused has been arrested, police said.

Man gets ten years jail for raping, robbing girl

A man was on Monday sentenced to ten years of rigorous imprisonment by a local court for raping and robbing a 20-year-old girl at Vashi in Navi Mumbai in 2011.

Class 10 student raped in Ghaziabad by 'Facebook friend'

A class 10 student was allegedly raped by a boy who she befriended on Facebook at Sihanigate area here, following which the accused was arrested, police said on Sunday.

18-year-old girl raped on pretext of marriage in Faridabad

A teenage girl here was allegedly raped by a youth who promised to marry her, police said on Sunday.

Man held for raping, murdering mentally challenged daughter in Kota

A 17-year-old mentally challenged girl was allegedly raped and murdered by her father here, police said on Sunday.

Two held for trying to harass girl in Muzaffarnagar

A girl was allegedly waylaid by four persons who tried to harass her in Budhana town here following which two of them were arrested, police said.

Elderly man gets 10 years in prison for raping two minors

 A 78-year-old man was on Friday sentenced to 10 years imprisonment by a special women's court here for raping two minors in 2011 and filming the act.

Crimes against women: SC bats for stricter punishment

The Supreme Court has stressed on the need for "stricter yardstick" on courts' sentencing policy in cases related to crime against women so as to act as a deterrent, saying punishment awarded to the accused was not in proportion to gravity and magnitude of such offences.

Man acquitted in rape case after complainant turns hostile

A man accused of raping a woman has been acquitted by a Delhi court as the alleged victim turned hostile and admitted having physical relations with him voluntarily.

Punjab Police claims no gang-rape in Moga, says 'victim' is lying
Punjab Police claims no gang-rape in Moga, says 'victim' is lying

Just two days after the tragic death of a teenage girl who was thrown out of a moving bus along with her mother for resisting molestation, a case of alleged gang-rape of a young woman was reported from the district on Friday.

15-year-old school girl raped by principal in UP

A 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped by the principal of her school at Shamli near here, police said on Sunday.

Rs 1,273 cr Nirbhaya Fund lying unused

 As much as 1,273.31 crore is lying unused under Nirbhaya Fund set up two years back in the wake of the brutal gang-rape of a young girl on December 16, 2012, Parliament was informed on Friday.

Teenage girl attacked with scissors by three youths in Mathura

A teenage girl was seriously injured when three youths attacked her with scissors in Dhaurahara village here, following which the accused have been arrested, police said on Thursday.