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Delhi Police looks for serial rapists' footprints beyond Delhi

Sunil Rastogi has confessed to preying on girls since 2004 when he was 26.

Only 1 in 100 sexual assaults in Karnataka ends in conviction

Nationwide, one in 10 such cases ended in conviction, 10 times better than Karnataka`s record.

US woman gang-rape case: Court denies bail to accused

A Delhi court on Wednesday dismissed the bail application of one of the four men arrested for allegedly raping a US tourist in a 5-star hotel here last year.

Salesman sexually harasses teenage girl from New Zealand in Varanasi, arrested

Salesman sexually harasses teenage girl from New Zealand in Varanasi, arrested

A garment shop salesman was arrested on charges of sexually harassing a 16-year-old girl student from New Zealand when she was trying a dress at a shop at Cantt area here, police said on Wednesday.

Need for survivor-centric approach towards sexual assault victims: Supreme Court

There is a dire need to have a survivor-centric approach towards victims of sexual violence, particularly children, the Supreme Court on Thursday said while restoring the conviction a man for raping his nine-year-old niece in 2009 and awarded him twelve years jail term.

Kerala court sentences Catholic priest to 'double rigorous imprisonment for life' for raping minor girl

Kerala court sentences Catholic priest to 'double rigorous imprisonment for life' for raping minor girl

A Ernakulam court on Thursday sentenced a Catholic priest, attached to the Lourdes Matha Church, to double life-term for raping a 14-year-old girl several times.

I'm a survivor of sexual assault: Viola Davis

I'm a survivor of sexual assault: Viola Davis

Actress Viola Davis revealed she faced sexual assault while growing up as she attended the Rape Foundation's Annual Brunch.

You are like butter, cheeks are red, you must be a Kashmiri: Asaram Bapu to AIIMS nurse

You are like butter, cheeks are red, you must be a Kashmiri: Asaram Bapu to AIIMS nurse

Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, accused of rape of a minor girl, has stoked another controversy after he was admitted to All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) for his check-up by a medical board.

Abuse rife in Australian immigration centre: Leaked reports

More than 2,000 leaked reports detailing allegations of sexual assault, child abuse and self-harm in Australian immigration centres on Nauru were published Wednesday, prompting rights groups to renew calls for refugees to be resettled elsewhere.

Allahabad HC takes suo motu cognisance of Bulandshahr gang-rape

The Allahabad High Court has taken suo motu cognisance of the recent gangrape of a woman and her minor daughter on a highway passing through Bulandshahr district of western Uttar Pradesh which sent shock waves across the country, and decided to hear the matter.

Moroccan boxer Hassan Saada arrested for sexual harassment in Olympic Village

Moroccan boxer Hassan Saada arrested for sexual harassment in Olympic Village

Saada`s first bout against Turkey`s Mehmet Nadir Unal was initially scheduled for Saturday, but a judge has ordered him to be held initially for 15 days.

Delhi Police's 'inaction' led woman worker to commit suicide: AAP

The alleged suicide by a woman AAP worker, for which Narela MLA Sharad Chauhan has been arrested, was the result of police "inaction" on her complaints of death threats, Aam Aadmi Party on Tuesday said, rebuffing allegations against its functionaries.

Aam Aadmi Party volunteer Soni suicide case: Delhi Police arrests accused Ramesh Bhardwaj

Aam Aadmi Party volunteer Soni suicide case: Delhi Police arrests accused Ramesh Bhardwaj

A female Aam Aadmi Party worker had filed a complaint against Ramesh ​Bhardwaj for allegedly touching her inappropriately and a case of molestation was registered in June.

Israeli woman gang-raped in Manali, probe launched

Israeli woman gang-raped in Manali, probe launched

The victim alleged that the accused took her to a secluded spot on the outskirts of Manali and sexually assaulted her.

HEINOUS: 30-year-old man rapes 4-year-old; DCW chief asks 'when will Delhi be rape free'

HEINOUS: 30-year-old man rapes 4-year-old; DCW chief asks 'when will Delhi be rape free'

In yet another shocking incident of sexual assault on minor, a 30-year-old man has raped a four-year-old girl in Delhi.

Man arrested while trying to dispose of sack containing woman's body in Delhi

Man arrested while trying to dispose of sack containing woman's body in Delhi

A man was arrested after locals in southeast Delhi area caught him trying to dispose of a woman's body, police said on Saturday.

Disability of witness does not affect credibility: HC

Courts must take due care when a differently-abled person who may have a limited vocabulary is being cross-examined and should protect such witnesses from being unfairly dealt with, the Delhi High Court has said.

Yazidi victim demands genocide trial for IS leaders

The Yazidis, neither Muslim nor Arab, are an ancient religious minority of more than half a million people concentrated near the Syrian border in northern Iraq.

School watchman rapes class 6 girl student in Hyderabad, booked

School watchman rapes class 6 girl student in Hyderabad, booked

In an another instance of sexual assault, a minor child was on Monday raped by a watchman of her school in Hyderabad.