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Kathua rape case

SC seeks Jammu and Kashmir government's reply on plea alleging custodial torture of Kathua case witness

 Hussain is a key witness in the Kathua case, in which an eight-year-old girl from a minority nomadic community was abducted and gang-raped in January.

Aug 08, 2018, 17:12 PM IST

Kathua accused created alibi of his absence, manipulated records, claims chargesheet

The charges of rape and murder of the girl were framed by the district and sessions court in Pathankot against Vishal, who is pursuing a bachelors degree in agriculture from a college in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut district, and his juvenile cousin, his father Sanji Ram, and special police officer Deepak Khajuria alias Deepu.

Aug 05, 2018, 17:41 PM IST

Kathua rape-and-murder accused will be tried as adult: Lawyers

Kathua rape-and-murder, who had claimed to be a juvenile, accused will be tried as adult in the court, said lawyers on Thursday.

Jul 05, 2018, 18:06 PM IST

Kathua rape accused's signatures don't match with exam attendance sheet: CFSL report

An eight-year-old girl in Kathua was kidnapped on January 10 and her body was recovered on January 17. She was murdered on January 14 and her body had been dumped in the jungles.

May 20, 2018, 23:58 PM IST

Kathua rape and murder case: J&K police crime branch expands probe to Meerut

The SC has transferred Kathua rape and murder case to the court of the District and Sessions judge in Pathankot, Punjab.

May 10, 2018, 22:41 PM IST

Supreme Court transfers Kathua case to Pathankot Court, orders day-to-day hearing

A bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra transferred the case after the victim's father had moved the apex court. He had cited threat to his family, a friend and lawyer Deepika Singh Rajawat.

May 07, 2018, 15:47 PM IST

SC to resume Kathua case hearing, likely to decide on transfer of case

The Supreme Court had stayed the trial in the Kathua gangrape case till May 7, in the wake of petitions seeking transfer of the case to Chandigarh.

May 07, 2018, 06:16 AM IST

Accept PM Modi's challenge to speak without notes, then dare him to talk on rapes: Omar's advice to Rahul

Omar also lashed out at the PDP-BJP alliance government in Jammu and Kashmir over the handling of the brutal Kathua rape case. 

May 02, 2018, 10:45 AM IST

J&K Deputy CM Kavinder Gupta sparks row with remark on Kathua gangrape case

Kavinder Gupta has triggered a row with his statement on Kathua gangrape and murder case.

Apr 30, 2018, 18:25 PM IST

Kathua rape case: More chilling details; mastermind wanted to save rapist son, intimidate nomads

Sanji Ram, the alleged mastermind of Kathua rape and murder case, wanted to save his son and scare away the nomads.

Apr 27, 2018, 23:22 PM IST

Mohammed Shami’s wife Hasin Jahan says her case is similar to Kathua rape case

Cricketer Mohammed Shami's wife Hasin Jahan has now alleged that her case is similar to the Kathua rape case.

Apr 26, 2018, 16:52 PM IST

What about those who are above 12 years: Nirbhaya's mother on death for child rapists

On Saturday, Nirbhaya's father had alleged that the Centre took the decision of approving the ordinance in view of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

Apr 22, 2018, 13:48 PM IST

Over 600 academicians from across the globe write to PM Narendra Modi over rape cases, blame him for 'terrible state of affairs'

The academicians also raised concerns over the prime minister's "prolonged silence" on the issue and the "non-specific assurance of justice" for the victims of the two rape cases that have shocked the entire nation.

Apr 22, 2018, 08:43 AM IST

Why only child rapists, all rape convicts should get death: Nirbhaya's father

Nirbhaya's father on Saturday said that all rape convicts should be hanged, irrespective of their age. 

Apr 22, 2018, 00:09 AM IST

A child is a child, there is no Hindu or Muslim in that: Kathua rape victim’s father on Centre's nod to amend POCSO Act

The father of Kathua rape and murder victim has expressed hope that his child will now get justice after the Union Cabinet gave its nod to amend the POSCO Act.

Apr 21, 2018, 17:01 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

Conspiracy to defame Hindus through Kathua case: Union Minister Giriraj Singh

Union Minister Giriraj Singh had said that Kathua rape case is an attempt to defame Hindua    

Apr 21, 2018, 00:24 AM IST

Despite outcry over Kathua incident, two minors raped and murdered in UP, Chhattisgarh

Two minors were raped and killed in two separate cases in Uttar Pradesh's Etah district and in the Kabirdham district of Chhattisgarh. 

Apr 20, 2018, 18:30 PM IST

Process to amend POSCO Act to ensure death penalty in child rape case has begun: Centre to SC

In the wake of recent rape incidents involving minors, there has been a strong call for maximum punishment for the guilty. 

Apr 20, 2018, 12:23 PM IST

Unnao rape case: Accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar loses 'Y' category security

Kuldeep Singh Sengar is in police custody and is being probed as an accused in the Unnao rape case.

Apr 20, 2018, 09:16 AM IST