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20-year-old married woman  raped  in Rajasthan's Bundi district

20-year-old married woman raped in Rajasthan's Bundi district

A 20-year-old married woman was allegedly raped by a man in Nandgaon village here, police said on Monday.

Rape cases: DCW chief appeals to Home Minister to convene high-level meet

In the wake of recent incidents of two minors being allegedly raped in the national capital, Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal on Saturday appealed to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to convene a high-level meeting of the Centre and the state.

This cabbie was about to rape sleeping girl passenger when this happened – Watch

This cabbie was about to rape sleeping girl passenger when this happened – Watch

At a time when a debate is raging across the country if women are safer in country three years after a gang-rape in a moving bus on the roads of Delhi, a short film on the issue has gone viral.

Delhi's shame: Five rape cases reported this week alone

Delhi's shame: Five rape cases reported this week alone

In the first incident, a seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped over a period of time by her father in northwest Delhi’s Bhalswa Dairy area.

Despite 9 fast track courts, trial pending in 93% rape cases

 Despite there being fast track courts to deal with rape cases, trial of more than 93 per cent of them are pending for the last three years.

'Failed live-in relationships leading to rape cases'

 Failed relationships leading to separation of live-in partners and non-fulfillment of promise of marriage despite having physical relation, are major reasons behind rape cases registered by Delhi Police.

Rape laws on minor girls; SC makes NCW party to PIL

 The Supreme Court on Friday made the National Commission for Women (NCW) a party to a PIL challenging constitutional validity of a provision in rape laws that permits "intrusive sexual intercourse with a girl child aged between 15 to 18 years" by the husband.

No corroboration needed if rape victim's statement reliable: Bombay HC

 The Bombay High Court has upheld the conviction of a 23-year-old man for raping a minor girl while observing that if the statement of a rape victim is trustworthy and reliable, further corroboration is not needed.

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DNA: Mulayum Singh rape remark-When will such insensitive remarks by politicians stop?

Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh on Tuesday made yet another controversial remark on the issue of rape incidents taking place in the country, saying that while one person commits rape, four are named in the complaint even though rape by four persons is not `practically` possible.

Mulayam courts controversy again, says 'rape by four not possible'

Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh on Tuesday made yet another controversial remark on the issue of rape incidents taking place in the country, saying that while one person commits rape, four are named in the complaint even though rape by four persons is not `practically` possible.

Bombay HC asks govt to respond to PIL on alleged "false" rape cases

 The Bombay High Court on Wednesday asked Maharashtra government to respond to a petition alleging registration of false rape cases and seeking framing of guidelines to ensure that innocent persons were not booked.

No mediation in rape cases, rules Supreme Court

Overturning Madras High Court's controversial directive allowing a rapist to mediate with the victim, the Supreme Court on Wednesday observed that a woman's body is her temple and there should be no mediation and no compromise in rape cases.

Madras HC asking rapists to settle matter 'unethical': Legal experts

Terming the recently delivered order of the Madras High Court that directed the rapist to mediate with the victim as "illegal" and "unwarranted", legal eagles pitched for delivering justice instead of referring it for "settlement".

Bombay HC upholds conviction of 67-year-old for raping minor girls

 The Bombay High Court has upheld the conviction of a 67-year-old man for sexually assaulting two minor girls after observing that the prosecution has proved its case beyond reasonable doubt.

DNA: Abu Azrael, the 'Archangel of Death' for ISIS

Abu Azrael, an Iraqi soldier, dubbed the “father of the archangel of death”, has gained celebrity status for his role in fighting back against Islamic State.

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SC raps Centre for inaction on complaint against rape videos

 The Supreme Court today took strong exception to alleged inaction by the Centre for over 20 days on a complaint relating to posting of two rape videos on WhatsApp and asked the CBI to catch the person who first uploaded them.

291 rape cases registered in Delhi in Jan-Feb this year

Over 290 cases of rape have been registered in the first two months of this year, government said in Rajya Sabha Wednesday.

Rohtak rape-murder: Haryana DGP inspects crime scene, still no arrests made

Even as the Haryana Police claimed to have got “vital clues” against the perpetrators of rape and murder of a mentally challenged Nepalese woman in Rohtak, state Director General of Police YP Singhal is visited the crime spot and held confabulations with the members of the SIT and other senior po

Japanese man arrested for raping, filming 100 women

The police in Japan have arrested a man suspected of sedating and raping up to 100 women on the pretext of conducting medical tests on them, while he filmed his misdeeds and posted them on the internet, media reports said Tuesday.