13-year-old domestic help brutally beaten up by couple in Bangalore

In a yet another incident of domestic violence, a 13-year-old minor is reportedly battling for her life in a government hospital here after she was allegedly beaten up by a couple where she used to work, stated reports.

Two girls from Jharkhand rescued, couple held for trafficking

A couple were arrested for allegedly trafficking two minor girls from Jharkhand to Delhi and forcing them to work as domestic help in Vasant Vihar area of South Delhi, police said.

Maid beaten to death in Pakistan, domestic help jumps off building

A teenage maid was allegedly beaten to death by a professor in Pakistani Punjab while a 12-year-old Hindu domestic worker was injured when he jumped from the sixth floor of a building in Karachi to save himself from his employer, police said on Monday.

Minor domestic help tortured, trader arrested

In a shocking case, a 11-year-old domestic help was badly beaten up, kept starving for days and forcefully fed chillies allegedly by a local trader and his wife.

11-year-old domestic help tortured, trader arrested in Maharashtra

In a shocking case, a 11-year-old domestic help was badly beaten up, kept starving for days and forcefully fed chillies allegedly by a local trader and his wife.

Devyani fallout: `India wants change in visa status of domestic helps`

In a major fallout after the Devyani Khobragade case, the Foreign Ministry reportedly pressured the Finance Ministry to bring changes in the status of domestic workers who go to the United States of America with other Indian envoys, sources said.

Couple booked for torturing minor domestic help

Police have booked a couple for allegedly torturing and blackmailing their minor tribal domestic help after shooting her nude picture at Belpahar in Jharsuguda district, police said on Monday.

Vasant Kunj maid rescue: Court refuses bail to woman employer

A 50-year-old woman, arrested for allegedly assaulting and illegally confining a domestic help in her house here, was on Friday refused bail by a Delhi court.

Domestic help abuse: Airhostess, sister sent to JC till Nov 13

An airhostess, arrested for allegedly assaulting her 13-year-old domestic help and locking her inside the house while she was abroad, was today sent to 14-day judicial custody by a Delhi court.

Youth gets seven year jail for raping maid

A Delhi court on Wednesday sentenced a 23-year-old youth to seven years of rigorous imprisonment for raping a domestic help in a house where he was working as a servant.

Domestic help attacked with knife in Delhi, rescued

A 15-year-old girl from Jharkhand working as a domestic help in a Vasant Kunj home was rescued this evening and admitted to Safdarjung Hospital with knife injuries, said police.

Former domestic help attacks woman in robbery bid in Delhi

A 54-year-old woman, working with the ministry of child development and women`s affairs as an upper divisional clerk, was attacked in her Delhi home by a woman she previously employed as a domestic help, police said.

16-year-old domestic help rapes employer`s baby

The Dharavi police detained a 16-year-old boy who had been working as a domestic help, for allegedly raping and having unnatural sex with his employers’ one-and-a-half-year-old daughter.

Domestic helpers to soon get tech savvy

Domestic Workers Welfare Programme, which recently saw enrollment of 400 women across Maharashtra, was designed by Yashwantrao Chavan Open University (YCMOU) after a year-long research.

Minor gangraped by SP MLA`s domestic help, aides

A 12-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped by a domestic help of the Samajwadi Party MLA from Sadar.

Domestic help gets 3 years jail term in kidnapping case

A domestic help has been sentenced to three years in jail by a Delhi court for kidnapping his employer`s 2-year-old son for a ransom of Rs two crore.

Engineer booked for molesting domestic help

A senior engineer working at an atomic power plant near here was on Saturday booked for allegedly molesting his domestic help.

RS Secy Gen cheated by domestic help providing agency

Rajya Sabha Secretary General VK Agnihotri has become the fresh victim of placement agencies providing domestic helps duping customers in the capital.

India to review domestic help policy for diplomats

India is reviewing the policy of providing domestic help to its diplomats abroad, against the backdrop of allegations of mistreatment of a former maid, faced by its Consul General Prabu Dayal in New York.

Delhi: 21-year-old girl from Assam raped by domestic help

A 21-year-old cook hailing
from Assam was raped allegedly by a domestic help in south
Delhi, police said.