Normalcy returning to Nagaland's Dimapur; probe ordered into alleged rapist's lynching
Normalcy returning to Nagaland's Dimapur; probe ordered into alleged rapist's lynching

The situation in Nagaland`s commercial hub Dimapur was slowly returning to normal on Friday even though Section 144 continues to be in force in and around the town.

Nagaland lynching: Govt taking necessary steps, says Rajnath Singh

An alleged rapist, suspected to be an illegal Bangladeshi migrant, was dragged out of the high-security central jail in Nagaland's commercial town of Dimapur by an irate mob, paraded naked and then thrashed to death on Thursday, officials said.

Mob justice in Nagaland: Alleged rapist paraded naked, lynched
Mob justice in Nagaland: Alleged rapist paraded naked, lynched

An alleged rapist, suspected to be an illegal Bangladeshi migrant, was dragged out of the high-security central jail in Nagaland's commercial town of Dimapur by an irate mob, paraded naked and then thrashed to death on Thursday, officials said.

Saudi gunpoint rapist beheaded

Saudi Arabia beheaded a convicted rapist on Tuesday, bringing to 36 the number of death sentences carried out in the kingdom this year.

Oldham pull out of deal to sign convicted rapist Ched Evans
Oldham pull out of deal to sign convicted rapist Ched Evans

Oldham Athletic have pulled out of signing convicted rapist Ched Evans following pressure from fans and sponsors and alleged threats made to the club`s staff and their families, British media reported.

Rapist Ched Evans told to rule out Malta move
Rapist Ched Evans told to rule out Malta move

Convicted rapist Ched Evans was warned on Saturday that he won`t be allowed to resume his career overseas.

'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.

Delhi cab rape: Another girl had complained against driver Yadav

A girl took to Twitter today and revealed that she had taken a cab with Shiv Kumar Yadav in Delhi on November 26 and complained against him to Uber via email.

Uber cab rape: When the rapist driver hid his face in shame!

See how a serial offender, the accused rapist Shiv Kumar Yadav hid his face in shame before the public.

A repeat offender, how did a rapist become a cab driver?-Part 2

Shiv Kumar Yadav, the driver who is charged with raping a girl in the cab, had spent seven months in jail in 2011 in a sexual assault case, but was acquitted by the court. According to the Delhi Police, the cab company failed to run a background check on the driver.

A repeat offender, how did a rapist become a cab driver?

Shiv Kumar Yadav, the driver who is charged with raping a girl in the cab, had spent seven months in jail in 2011 in a sexual assault case, but was acquitted by the court. According to the Delhi Police, the cab company failed to run a background check on the driver.

Gujarat rapist's wife alleges sexual assault by husband's lawyer

Wife of a gang-rape convict, who was handed down life imprisonment by a special court in 2009 on Tuesday filed a complaint of sexual assault against the advocate representing her husband in Mehsana district, police said.

BJP seeks action against UP police chief for rape remarks

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.

Panchayat orders minor girl to marry her rapist in Shamli, UP

A panchayat in Shamli district in Uttar Pradesh has ordered a minor to marry the person who raped her.

Rapist should face severe, strict punishment but only after guilt proved: SC

Rape is a reprehensible act and every perpetrator of the crime should be punished severely but only after the accused`s guilt has been proved beyond doubt, the Supreme Court has said.

Convicted rapist and killer executed in US

A man was executed Wednesday in the US state of Missouri for the rape and murder of a teenage girl, authorities said.

Kerala High Court upholds death sentence to rapist

A division bench of the Kerala High Court Tuesday upheld a lower court`s judgment of awarding death sentence to a rapist and also came down heavily on the Indian Railways, lawyers and also fellow passengers who did not come to the victim`s rescue.

US man put to death for elderly women`s rapes, murders

An Oklahoma man sentenced to death for the murders of two elderly women a quarter-century ago has been executed by lethal injection, state prison officials said.

Spanish child rapist, killer freed under rights ruling

A Spanish court today ordered the immediate release of a man who raped and killed three children, cutting his prison time by 10 years in line with a European human rights ruling.

Judiciary recognises rapists age by matriculation certificate, but fails in my case: VK Singh

Former army chief General VK Singh, who fought an age-related battle with the government prior to his retirement last year, on Saturday questioned the courts of the country on their fairness in dealing with his case.