Crime against women

Delhi shocker! Women punched, beaten up with sticks in Shalimar Bagh area, complaint lodged – WATCH

Based on the woman's complaint, the Delhi Police has registered an FIR against unknown persons and begun its investigation into the case.

Dec 01, 2021, 06:43 AM IST

Girl on morning walk kidnapped in Greater Noida, police teams formed to nab culprits

Police have now set up checkpoints at various places in Greater Noida and adjoining areas to trace and nab the culprits.

Sep 16, 2021, 13:03 PM IST

Delhi sees less crime against women in 2020, offences against states down by 26%: NCRB

According to the NCRB data, Uttar Pradesh recorded 2,217 cases during the last year while the numbers were 2107 in 2019, followed by Tamil Nadu (668) and Assam (333).

Sep 16, 2021, 06:28 AM IST

Femicide: A stark reality, often ignored, still wrapped under layers

Femicide is the killing of a woman or girl, in particular by a man, on account of her gender. While a country like Honduras is infamous for its femicide rates, it's hardly the problem of one country. Among other countries, India also paints a bleak picture.

Aug 07, 2021, 00:38 AM IST

Assam woman catches molester, drags his scooter down the drain to teach him a lesson- Watch viral video

Assam police arrived at the scene on time and arrested him. An FIR has been lodged against him. Kashyap wishes the accused to be punished and the wants police to take swift action against him.

Aug 02, 2021, 13:11 PM IST

Rapes at hospitals, prisons, police stations: Women in Egypt share horror stories of rampant sexual abuse

The horror stories of women in Egypt are out in the open. They were arrested and silenced each time they tried to assert their rights and file complaints against abuse. The same officials who were tasked with bringing them justice instead subjected them to more sexual abuse.

Jul 09, 2021, 20:01 PM IST

‘Girls talk to boys on phones and then run away with them’, says UP Women's Commission member

Meena Kumari, UP Women's Commission member, allegedly said that girls should not be given mobile devices as it leads to increase in crime against women. 

Jun 10, 2021, 15:19 PM IST

Mirzapur woman allegedly gang-raped by SRN Hospital doctors in Prayagraj dies, probe underway

The video has now gone viral on the social media platform and two inquiry committees have been constituted to investigate the serious allegation of gang rape made by the woman against the SRN Hospital doctors.

Jun 09, 2021, 11:53 AM IST

Centre issues guidelines to prevent crime against women in trains, railway premises

Twenty-three million passengers travel through the Indian Railways every day out of which 20 per cent i.e. about 4.6 million are women. In the recent past, the incidents of crime against women in trains and railway premises have been a major area of concern. 

Mar 21, 2021, 12:08 PM IST

Shocking! Woman loses eye, injured while resisting molestation bid in Pune

In a shocking incident, a woman suffered grave damage in one eye and was seriously injured after she was attacked by some unidentified man for resisting an alleged molestation bid in Maharashtra’s Pune district.

Nov 05, 2020, 18:17 PM IST

Big action in UP! 23 accused of crime against women sentenced to life imprisonment in last 24 hours

 Sending a big message to those involved in heinous crimes against women and girls, the Uttar Pradesh government has sentenced 23 accused persons to life imprisonment in the past 24 hours.

Oct 21, 2020, 10:22 AM IST

Minor girl returning from coaching raped by two, including uncle, in UP’s Amethi

In yet another case of rape, a minor girl was allegedly raped by two men, including her uncle, while she was returning home from coaching in the Amethi district of Uttar Pradesh.

Oct 21, 2020, 08:06 AM IST

Home Ministry directs States, UTs to take strict action against those involved in crime against women, warns against lapses

The Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Saturday issued a letter to all the State and Union Territories (UTs) asking them to take strict action against those perpetrating crimes against women.

Oct 10, 2020, 23:34 PM IST

After Hathras, 14-year-old girl killed in Bhadohi, head smashed with bricks, rape suspected

In yet another shocking and horrific incident, a 14-year-old girl was found murdered in the Bhadohi district in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday. The girl, according to the police, had gone to the field to relieve herself and did not return home.

Oct 02, 2020, 10:22 AM IST

Yogi Adityanath government takes this step to check crime against women in Uttar Pradesh

CM Yogi Adityanath directed officials to put up posters of those involved in crimes against women at prominent crossings. 

Sep 24, 2020, 21:10 PM IST

Coronavirus COVID-19 induced lockdown sees spike in cases of domestic abuse worldwide

As India grapples with the deadly coronavirus pandemic and the nation wide lockdown to curb the spread of the disease, reports suggest an increase in the number of domestic abuse cases. The analysis was done by Zee News Editor-in-Chief Sudhir Chaudhary in DNA, the world's most-watched news show.

Apr 04, 2020, 10:12 AM IST

Cases of crimes against women rise in Bihar; Patna records maximum rape, sexual assault cases

According to available data, Patna recorded the highest number of 85 rape cases in Bihar till September 2019. 

Dec 18, 2019, 16:53 PM IST

Kerala to look into Disha Act for safety of women

Women activists in Kerala time and again, whenever cases of attack on women and children are reported, have demanded that laws have to be spruced up here and also pointed out that the trial in the case have to be speeded up so that justice is delivered to the victims.

Dec 14, 2019, 14:16 PM IST

Rape survivor in UP's Baghpat threatened with 'Unnao-like fate', accused arrested

A hand-written pamphlet, with the message bearing that she will meet the same fate as that of the Unnao rape victim if she dares to give her statement, was pasted outside the survivor's house. 

Dec 12, 2019, 14:30 PM IST

Bihar: Minor dies after being set ablaze by lover in Bettiah

The minor was one-month pregnant with her lover's child, who allegedly sexually assaulted her on the pretext of marriage. According to the police, the accused had promised to marry the girl but after learning about her pregnancy, he backed out and then, along with his friends, planned an attack on her. 

Dec 11, 2019, 09:44 AM IST