Woman who filed rape case against Asaram goes 'missing'

A 33-year-old married woman, who had filed a case of sexual assault against self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, is mysteriously missing for over a week along with her son and husband, police said on Thursday.

Danish woman's gang-rape: Court exploring ways for her presence

The trial in the January 14 gang-rape case of a 51-year-old Danish tourist has hit a roadblock with a Delhi court exploring ways to get her presence for recording of statement in the absence of mutual legal assistance treaty between India and Denmark.

16-year-old abducted on gun-point, gang-raped in UP

A 16-year-old girl was allegedly abducted on gun-point and gang-raped by four persons in Kotwali area here, police said on Thursday.

Polanski denied chance to close US rape case

 A Los Angeles judge refused Wednesday to reopen the case of filmmaker Roman Polanski, who pleaded guilty in 1977 to raping a 13-year-old but left the United States before sentencing.

Two men freed of charges of intoxicating, gang-raping woman in Delhi

Two men have been acquitted of the charge of gang-raping a woman by a Delhi court, which refused to rely on testimony of the alleged victim saying it was "neither credible nor trustworthy".

Minor girl raped by 63-year-old man at educational institute in Hyderabad

A 63-year-old man posted as receptionist at a residential educational institute in SR Nagar was arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl at the institution.

Child rapist latest prisoner executed in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia on Monday beheaded a child rapist, adding to what activists say is one of the world's highest execution tolls.

Hawker arrested for allegedly raping teenage girl repeatedly in Thane

A hawker was arrested by the city police here on Monday for allegedly raping a teenage girl several times under the pretext of marrying her, police sources said.

Germany plans trauma centre for IS rape victims: Minister

A German government minister said on Monday Berlin aimed to set up a trauma centre for victims of a mass rape campaign by the Islamic State militant group.

Chinese court re-opens case of possible wrongful execution

The mother of a man executed 20 years ago for a murder to which another person later confessed appeared in a Chinese court Monday, as pressure builds to correct errors of justice.

UP: Woman gang-raped by tempo driver and aide

A 25-year-old woman was gang-raped allegedly by a tempo driver and his aide in Sahatwar area, a senior officer said here on Monday.

Body of girl found in fields in Jalpaiguri, kin allege rape

The body of a class X girl was found in the fields near her house in Dhupguri area of Jalpaiguri district on Sunday, police said.

24-year-old rape case reopens with arrest of absconding accused

 A 24-year-old rape case that was begging for justice due to non-appearance of the accused has been reopened in a fast-track court here dealing with sexual offences against women after the arrest of the absconding offender.

Teenager gang-raped in Delhi

An 18-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two of her acquaintances, who took her to a secluded place on the pretext of celebrating her birthday, police said on Saturday.

Too `ugly` to rape: Brazil lawmaker comment sparks fury

A debate about sexual violence in Brazil sparked by a lawmaker`s comments on the floor of Congress has spread beyond government chambers, triggering a national debate about rape and sexism in the South American nation.

Uber driver in Boston charged with kidnapping and rape

A driver for ride-sharing company Uber in Boston was charged with the kidnapping and rape of a woman who used the service earlier this month.

Court acquits ex-BSP MP Dhananjay Singh in rape case

Former BSP MP Dhananjay Singh was on Friday acquitted by a Delhi court of the charges of raping and criminally intimidating a woman after the alleged victim turned hostile.

Uber taxi rape: Tout who forged CC for accused driver arrested

A tout, who had allegedly assisted the Uber rape accused Shiv Kumar Yadav in procuring fake character certificate, has been arrested.

Bank official rapes woman on pretext of job for son

 A bank official allegedly raped a woman on the pretext of arranging a job for her son, filmed the act and threatened to post it on the internet if she informed the police, police said here on Thursday.

'Woman' a gender by virtue!

It aches the heart, soul, mind and all the other awakened senses to know that women are abducted, raped, and robbed off their integrity with much ease lately.