An 18-year-old college girl was allegedly raped by a man here when she approached him to seek directions after she lost her way, following which the accused has been arrested, police said on Thursday.
The sessions court on Tuesday convicted a 45-year-old man for sexually assaulting his stepdaughter and sentenced him to six years' imprisonment.
A Thai court on Tuesday sentenced to death a railway employee on the charges of murder and aggravated rape of a minor girl on a train in July, a case that created furore in the country.
A suspended PAC jawan allegedly tried to rape a 7-year-old girl, in an inebriated condition here, police said on Tuesday.
Donald Trump, one of America's most flamboyant billionaires, was on Monday lampooned on Twitter after being tricked into posting a picture of notorious British serial killers by a comedian.
Investigations and judicial proceedings on crimes against women have now become faster than before in West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said.
A mentally challenged minor girl was allegedly raped by a married man on Saturday night at a scrap yard in Piprara village of Santalpur taluka in Patan district, police said today.
A 17-year-old student was allegedly gang-raped by five youths in Gajapathinagaram mandal of the district, police said on Sunday.
A four-year-old was allegedly raped and strangulated to death by an unidentified man at her residence here, a police officer said on Sunday.
A 15-year-old girl has alleged that she was raped by a youth at her house here, police said today.
A minor girl here was allegedly abducted and gangraped by two youths for two days before being dumped in a jungle, police said on Sunday.
Following the order of the Calcutta High Court, the police on Saturday lodged an FIR against actor turned Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal for his alleged "shoot and rape" comments against opposition party supporters and women of their homes.
A woman was allegedly gang-raped by her daughter's father-in-law and six others at her residence here, police said Saturday.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has demanded stringent punitive action against Uttar Pradesh director general of police (DGP) Anand Lal Banerjee for his remarks on rapes and rapists.
A 14-year-old girl was raped by a shopkeeper in Sadar Bazar locality under Civil Lines police station here, police said on Thursday.
The Calcutta High Court on Thursday ordered filing of an FIR against Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal and a CID probe over his controversial remarks against women.
A minor dalit girl was allegedly gang-raped by three youths when she had gone to fetch water in Civil Lines area here, a senior police officer said Wednesday.
A panchayat in Bihar has ordered a minor rape victim to take Rs 2 lakh and undergo abortion, police said on Wednesday.
A married woman was allegedly raped at knifepoint by her neighbour in Weela Teja village here, police said Wednesday.
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