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Crime against women

Facebook 'friend' allegedly harasses woman, pressures her to marry him; arrested

The accused also threatened her that he will upload her personal pictures on social media websites.

Mar 12, 2019, 06:43 AM IST

Dragged from inside car, 20-year-old raped by 10 men near Ludhiana

The Punjab Police conducted raids at various places in Ludhiana district after a young woman alleged she was gangraped by around 10 men at a farmhouse near Jagraon town after she and her male friend were attacked and abducted.
 

Feb 12, 2019, 09:03 AM IST

Haryana Court gives death sentence to man convicted of raping, murdering 8-year-old girl

As per reports, the judge termed the incident as a "rarest of rare" and even equated it with the brutal 2012 Nirbhaya case stating that this case too deserved a similar punishment. 

Dec 23, 2018, 14:59 PM IST

Woman, her family attacked by 10 men for protesting against eve-teasing

Ten people attacked the woman and her family members with sharp weapons when she opposed their eve-teasing.

Dec 17, 2018, 07:05 AM IST

Mumbai cop allegedly spikes constable's drink, rapes her

The 31-year-old complainant has also told police that the accused had recorded the incident and had threatened to circulate it.

Nov 18, 2018, 08:31 AM IST

Elderly woman found dead with throat slit in Delhi's Sarita Vihar, murder case registered

A murder case has been registered at Sarita Vihar police station and an investigation is underway.

Nov 18, 2018, 06:56 AM IST

In a first, Centre to release National Registry of Sexual Offenders today

Database of the sex offenders' registry will be maintained by the NCRB.

Sep 20, 2018, 09:23 AM IST

Government has left India’s women unprotected and afraid: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi accused Modi government of allowing rapists to walk free.

Sep 18, 2018, 15:00 PM IST

A girl is raped every six hours, what's happening in the country, asks SC

Hearing the case of alleged rapes in Muzaffarpur shelter home, the SC pulled up the Bihar government asking that how did the state allow "the horror homes to flourish."

Aug 07, 2018, 14:16 PM IST

Man attempts to rape woman doctor in Mumbai, later jumps off a mall, dies

The woman alleged that the 60-year-old man followed her from the ground floor to her residence and forced himself into the house.

Aug 06, 2018, 15:04 PM IST

Man masturbates at a railway station in Bengal, woman streams it live on Facebook

The man started to masturbate right outside the women's compartment just before a Howrah-bound local train was about to leave the Bandel station. 

Jul 09, 2018, 10:31 AM IST

23-year-old pregnant woman gangraped on way to hospital in Gurugram

The woman, in her police complaint, alleged that she boarded an auto and was offered some water by the auto driver, following which she got unconscious and was later raped by three persons.

May 27, 2018, 07:31 AM IST

14 arrested for raping, setting girl on fire in Jharkhand

After her gangrape, she was burnt alive inside her home on Friday, as the family had complained about the incident to the village panchayat. 

May 05, 2018, 12:27 PM IST

Panchayat punishes man with fine, sit-ups for rape. He instead set the victim on fire

The girl was abducted by four youths from near her house and raped when her family members had gone to attend a marriage.

May 05, 2018, 07:20 AM IST

19-year-old woman allegedly raped by auto driver, 4 others in Gurugram

The driver assured the girl that she was like a sister to him after which she boarded the auto.

May 03, 2018, 17:33 PM IST

Asaram held guilty by Jodhpur court for raping a 16-year-old girl at his ashram in 2013

After Asaram's conviction, the victim's father thanked all those who supported them in the battle and is now hoping for strict punishment against the self-styled godman.

Apr 25, 2018, 11:09 AM IST

Government determined to act against rape, but make sons more responsible: PM Modi

The Union Cabinet on Saturday cleared the Ordinance which provides death sentence for rapists of girls under 12 years.

Apr 24, 2018, 18:55 PM IST

'Kitne aadmi the': Congress leader Renuka Chowdhury kicks row over comment on gangrape

The Congress MP was commenting on the situation for women in the country and claimed that the state of law and order has worsened in the present time.

Apr 22, 2018, 10:38 AM IST

Father allegedly rapes daughter, 13-year-old commits suicide

A thirteen-year-old committed suicide after her father allegedly raped her in West Champaran district in Bihar. The 30-year-old man accused of raping his daughter has been arrested. The body of the girl was found hanging from the ceiling at her house in a village on Friday. Police said that an FIR was lodged on the basis of the statement of the mother of the girl.

Apr 21, 2018, 17:35 PM IST

PM Modi may become 'mauni baba' in India, but talks on foreign land: Shiv Sena

Sena said PM Modi should follow the advice of his predecessor Manmohan Singh and speak more often.

Apr 21, 2018, 09:48 AM IST