National daily withdraws invite to Tarun Tejpal to Litfest

A national daily has rescinded an invitation to former editor of Tehelka magazine Tarun Tejpal, accused of raping a colleague, to its literature festival following opposition from the twitterati.

AAP expels its Gujarat leader after reports allege he raped minor

Police arrested Mansukh Dhokai, an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader, who had contested Lok Sabha polls from Porbandar, after a 17-year-old girl filed a rape complaint against him.

'Missing' Union Minister Nihal Chand Meghwal fails to appear before court
'Missing' Union Minister Nihal Chand Meghwal fails to appear before court

Jaipur: Union Minister Nihal Chand Meghwal, who has been 'untraceable' in the past, on Wednesday failed to appear before a court here in connection with a case of rape and blackmail filed by a woman in June against him and others.

Man held in Bihar for raping girl of five years

A man in his 40s was Monday arrested in Bihar`s Bhagalpur district on charges of raping a five-year-old girl, police said.

No law permits police to fabricate evidence: Court

A court here has said that no law permits a police officer to fabricate evidence to prosecute a person and directed that a complaint be filed against two policemen for falsely accusing a cab driver of raping a minor.

Dalit girl raped by youth in Muzaffarnagar

A 15-year-old dalit girl was allegedly raped by a youth in Sikri village here, police said Wednesday.

Minor Dalit girl gangraped in AP

A 17-year-old Dalit girl was allegedly blackmailed and gang-raped by five youths for the last four months in a village here, police said on Sunday.

Engineering student raped by autorickshaw driver

A 19-year-old engineering student was allegedly raped by an autorickshaw driver at an isolated area on city outskirts in adjoining Ranga Reddy district Tuesday, police said.

Suspended rape-accused DIG Sunil Paraskar now charged with molesting a woman
Suspended rape-accused DIG Sunil Paraskar now charged with molesting a woman

In what could spell more trouble for the suspended Deputy Inspector General of Police Sunil Paraskar, accused of rape by a model, the city police have registered a case against him and his brother for allegedly molesting and intimidating a woman.

Girl raped for three years on pretext of marriage in Jaipur

An 18-year-old girl was allegedly raped here by a youth for three years on pretext of marriage, police said today.

Maha girl repeatedly raped, gets pregnant

A minor girl was allegedly raped by a man for about a year following which she became pregnant, police said on Wednesday.

No preferential treatment given to Karthik Gowda in alleged rape case: Bangalore Police

The Bangalore Police on Saturday said that they have collected the necessary information from Union Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik with regard to the rape allegations levelled against him and denied the fact that he was given a preferential treatment during the interrogation.

Model rape case: Railway Minister's son appears before IO in Bangalore

Karthik Gowda, the rape accused son of Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda, appeared before the Investigating Officer in Bangalore to record his statement on Friday.

Rape accused Railway minister's son Karthik Gowda gets anticipatory bail, actress likely to approach HC

A Bangalore court on Monday granted anticipatory bail to Karthik Gowda, son of Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda, in a rape and cheating case filed against him by a Kannada actress after he got engaged to another woman.

Law will take its own course, say political leaders on case filed against Karthik Gowda

Political leaders on Thursday said that the law will take its own course in the case filed by a Bangalore based model-turned-actress against Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik Gowda.

Rape case against Gowda's son is personal matter: Shaina NC

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shaina NC on Thursday refused to comment on the allegations of rape and cheating against Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik, saying this is a personal matter and there is no misappropriation in public life.

Pregnant woman raped by village sarpanch`s son in MP

A pregnant woman was allegedly raped by the son of a sarpanch at a village here, police said Friday.

Potency test of accused necessary in rape case: SC

Supreme Court on Wednesday questioned self-styled godman Nithyananda`s reluctance to undergo potency test in a 2010 rape case.

Afghan rapes woman from Darjeeling in Delhi, held

A 22-year-old woman from Darjeeling was raped by an Afghan national here, police said Tuesday.

Man befriends girl on Facebook, faces rape charge

In what can raise the alarm for many, the accused in two separate incidents used the social-networking site `Facebook` to sexually assault the victims, as per reports on Wednesday.