D-Day for Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim; court likely to pronounce verdict in 2002 rape case
D-Day for Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim; court likely to pronounce verdict in 2002 rape case

A Delhi court on Monday is expected to pronounce its judgement against Dera Sacha Sauda sect head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, who is accused of raping a sadhvi in his ashram in Punjab.

My body, my choice: Deepika Padukone says it all in new video on women empowerment
My body, my choice: Deepika Padukone says it all in new video on women empowerment

Fed up of the societal norms and sexist ideologies that are imposed on women? Here's a wake up call in the form of a short powerful video starring Deepika Padukone, which speaks about the choices that a woman is entitled to.

Dalit girl raped by servant boy in Muzaffarnagar

A youth has been arrested for allegedly raping a seven-year-old Dalit girl at Nawla village here, police said on Sunday.

Girl gang-raped, boyfriend beaten up in Telangana

A 20-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped on the outskirts of the city by four persons in front of her boyfriend, police said on Saturday.

West Bengal Governor urges Centre, state to jointly look into 'Bangladeshi infiltration' issue

 West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi on Saturday said the central and the state government must jointly look into the issue of cross-border infiltration and take all the necessary measures to stop the illegal immigration of Bangladeshi nationals in the state.

Girl harassed by youths kills self in UP

A teenage girl, who was sexually harassed by three youths of her village on Thursday, has allegedly committed suicide by setting herself ablaze in Muzaffarnagar district, police said.

Breach of promise to marry by partner is not rape: Gujarat High Court

 In a path-breaking judgment, the Gujarat High Court on Friday ruled that breach of promise to marry cannot substantiate rape charge and quashed a complaint against a Surat-based man by his former live-in partner.

Ashiana gang-rape case: No framing of charges due to strike

A court here on Friday fixed April 9 as the next date of hearing in the 2005 sensational Ashiana gang-rape case due to strike by the district court lawyers.

Got some specific leads in nun's gang rape case: CID

 The CID on Friday claimed to have got some specific leads from the two persons arrested in connection with the gang rape of a 71-year-old nun in Nadia district and was planning to question the duo together to speed up the probe.

Gujarat HC rejects Asaram's temporary bail plea

The Gujarat High Court on Friday rejected the temporary bail plea of self-styled godman Asaram, accused in an alleged rape case, seeking release of 30 days to perform last rites of his nephew.

Woman set afire by youth in UP for resisting rape attempt

A 30-year-old woman was set afire allegedly by a youth after she resisted his rape attempt in Sisoli town here.

Bar Association not to stand for convent rape accused

 The local bar association in Ranaghat on Thursday decided against defending the accused in the alleged robbery and rape of nun at Ranaghat in Nadia district.

Minor raped in Ghaziabad, accused held

 A 17-year-old minor girl was allegedly raped by her relative in Raj Nagar extension area under police station Sihani Gate here, police said today.

West Bengal nun gang-rape case: Two arrested
West Bengal nun gang-rape case: Two arrested

A day after making their first arrest, the West Bengal Police on Thursday nabbed another suspect in connection with the March 14 Ranaghat nun gang-rape case.

Delhi woman alleges rape by IAF clerk

A 25-year-old civil aspirant has accused a clerk in the Indian Air Force of allegedly raping her on the pretext of marriage in north Delhi's Mukherjee Nagar area.

Rape video on WhatsApp: Court remands accused to police custody

 A Delhi court on Wednesday allowed one day custodial interrogation of a man, who allegedly appeared in one of the sex videos being probed by the CBI at the direction of the Supreme Court.

Man sent to police custody for raping and killing cousin in Bengal

 A local court has sent to police custody for four days a tribal man who allegedly raped and strangulated to death his 14-year-old cousin at his home at Salboni in West Midnapore district.

Two booked for raping young woman in Maharashtra

Two family members of a 20-year-old girl have been booked for allegedly raping her repeatedly in Mumbra here since a month, police said on Wednesday.

Teenage girl raped in UP, accused held

 A 17-year-old college girl was allegedly raped by her landlord's son in Mandhana area under Kalyanpur circle of the district, police said on Wednesday.

Minor Dalit girl raped by neighbour in Haryana's Jind

A 13-year-old Dalit girl was allegedly abducted and raped by a neighbourhood youth when she stepped outside her house to answer the call of nature in Ram colony here, police said.