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.

Minor girl gang-raped in Uttar Pradesh

A 12-year-old girl was allegedly kidnapped and gang-raped by two persons in Asandra area, police said here on Wednesday.

4-year-old raped in school bathroom in Mumbai

A four-year-old girl was allegedly raped in school bathroom in Mumbai.

IIT-Guwahati professor held on rape charge; students to take out protest march today
IIT-Guwahati professor held on rape charge; students to take out protest march today

The students of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)-Guwahati will on Wednesday take out a protest march in the wake of the arrest of the dean of academic affairs for allegedly raping an office assistant.

Veteran comedian Bill Cosby won't be charged over decades-old sex claim

US prosecutors said Tuesday they will not charge veteran comedian Bill Cosby over allegations he sexually assaulted a 15-year-old girl at the Playboy Mansion in 1974.

Uber curbs 'God View' access as privacy concerns mount

Online taxi service Uber Technologies Inc has limited employee access to its "God View," a real-time taxi monitoring tool, amid increasing privacy concerns.

IIT-Guwahati dean arrested for allegedly raping office assistant

In another shocking incident of sexual assault in an educational institute, dean of the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati, Aloke Kumar Ghoshal was taken into custody by the Assam police on Tuesday for allegedly raping an office assistant.

Joan Collins receives negative tweets for sharing rape experience
Joan Collins receives negative tweets for sharing rape experience

 Joan Collins recently received negative reactions by few people for sharing her rape ordeal on 'This Morning,' which occurred when she was 17.

Women no longer silent recipients of abuse: Delhi Police

Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Tuesday said the increase in the number of complaints registered by women showed that the members of the community were coming out to report crimes committed against them.

Delhi man freed of charge of raping woman after intoxicating her

A man has been acquitted of the charge of raping a woman after intoxicating her by a Delhi court, which refused to rely on her testimony saying she was "not a credible witness" and it could be a "consensual affair".

Still waiting for justice after two years: Dec 16 gang-rape victim's mother

On the second death anniversary of the December 16 gang-rape, 'Nirbhaya's' mother on Tuesday said that her daughter is yet to get justice.

Kerala's all-women taxi to cross borders

To ensure safer travel options, Kerala's all-women cab service 'She Taxi' is set to cross borders after the alleged rape of an executive by an Uber cab driver in the national capital put the spotlight on safety of women travellers in the country.