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Indore Police launches 'My Thana' app to fight crimes against women

A complaint can be launched using the app by video calling the nearest police station. Alternatively, photos and/or videos of unlawful incidents can also be uploaded for quick action.

Mar 20, 2019, 07:25 AM IST

Claiming love, man takes model hostage and threatens to kill her

Speaking to Zee News from behind the locked door, the man said crowd gathered outside has made him nervous.

Jul 13, 2018, 14:22 PM IST

3 teens booked for raping minor girl in MP's Khajuraho

A 14-year-old girl was allegedly raped by three minor boys, two of whom are her cousins, in Khajuraho, about 40 km from here, police said on Sunday.

Jul 08, 2018, 18:54 PM IST

Shocking: Video of girl being sexually harassed goes viral in Bihar

As if the incident wasn't heinous enough, a video of the girl being sexually harassed was filmed and circulated.

Jun 25, 2018, 11:03 AM IST

Girl student threatened of acid attack for turning down marriage proposal

The incident took place in Brahmapuri locality under Civil Lines Police Station area in UP's Muzaffarnagar.

Jun 25, 2018, 10:14 AM IST

Man sentenced to 10 years in jail for kidnapping, raping MP girl

It is reported that the victim somehow managed to escape from their clutches from Juhu village in Navi Mumbai and got in touch with an NGO.

Jun 23, 2018, 13:50 PM IST

Woman's mutilated body found in a bag in southeast Delhi

The body was found with its hands and limbs severed, said Delhi Police.

Jun 22, 2018, 12:32 PM IST

2 women attacked for opposing sexual harassment in Uttar Pradesh

The incident took place during a wedding in Morna village under Bhopa police station.

Jun 22, 2018, 10:43 AM IST

Two arrested on charges of raping woman on Goa beach

Police have said that medical examination of the victim has confirmed rape.

May 26, 2018, 11:40 AM IST

Woman gang-raped in front of boyfriend on Goa beach

A senior police officer said that the accused, yet to be identified, accosted the couple on the beach, stripped the woman, demanded money, before allegedly raping her.

May 26, 2018, 07:29 AM IST

Chinese cab driver put in detention for pulling woman passenger's top off

An in-dash camera in the cab confirmed that the driver had indeed molested the woman passenger.

May 17, 2018, 17:03 PM IST

Rapes have nothing to do with a woman's clothes: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Elderly women and children who are raped are not 'asking for it' either.

May 08, 2018, 08:09 AM IST

Delhi: Cab driver arrested after lady passenger accuses him of masturbating while driving

Flashing and public masturbation are criminal acts that are severely punuished by law.

Apr 18, 2018, 08:32 AM IST

Woman, son arrested for setting ablaze daughter-in-law

Police said that the incident happened when the victim, who had shifted to her parents' house in Ghatkopar following constant quarrels with her mother-in-law, had come to her husband's home.

Apr 14, 2018, 21:26 PM IST

Pregnant artist in Pakistan shot dead after she refused to stand while singing

A local Pakistani artist was shot dead in Sindh's Larkana district after she reportedly refused to entertain a request to stand during her singing performance.

Apr 11, 2018, 21:24 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh: Woman's hands broken after giving birth to third daughter

Initial investigation has revealed that the man was frustrated that his wife could not bear him a son and he vented his anger by breaking her hands.

Apr 10, 2018, 17:53 PM IST

Tantrik raped woman on pretext of curing stomach pain, gets jailed for 25 years

Instead of treating her, the accused - Baba Dwarkadas - molested the victim and despite her protestations, raped her, according to the complaint. 

Apr 05, 2018, 14:02 PM IST

Woman stabbed to death outside Andheri station

Two men stabbed Annabibi Shaikh (27) on the railway footover bridge outside the Andheri station around 10 pm, said Deputy Commissioner of Police Paramjit Singh Dahiya.

Apr 05, 2018, 10:52 AM IST

Did you know? National survey finds 79% women, 78% men in India want a daughter

Couples overall continue to prefer having at least one son rather than at least one daughter.

Jan 23, 2018, 10:23 AM IST

Nirbhaya gang-rape case: One country, many faces

Dr. Vijay Agarwal, an acclaimed writer and columnist, recounts personal experiences from abroad that shed light on how Indian men, women and the entire country is perceived.

Dec 16, 2017, 14:34 PM IST