Delhi court convicts PWD engineer for rape

A court here has convicted a junior engineer of the Public Works Department (PWD) for raping a woman employee by concealing his marital status to obtaining her consent for physical relations.

Delhi Court acquits youth accused of raping girl

A Delhi Court has acquitted a youth accused of abduction and rape of a girl after allegedly giving her sedatives, on the ground that everything between them was consensual.

Youth convicted for raping a minor, spared of jail term in Delhi

A youth, convicted for raping a minor girl with whom he had eloped and later married, has been spared of the jail term by a Delhi court which said he has "realised his mistake" and sentencing him would "disrupt" his married life.

Youth guilty of drunken driving asked to do service in temple

A youth has been asked by a Delhi court to perform community service at a temple here once a week for two months for driving his motorbike in a drunken state.

`Raising age for consensual sex undemocratic`

The proposed law to raise the age of consent for sex from 16 years to 18 would be "undemocratic" and a "backward" step, a Delhi court has said.

Held guilty of beating cop, let off on probation

The incident took place in 2010, when the trio had picked up a fight and beat up the Constable after he got their truck towed away.

Dacoity on steep rise, says Delhi court

A Delhi court has sentenced five
men to ten years in jail each for looting a house, saying that the incidents of dacoity are on rise of late.