rape cases

Delay in justice causes anxiety, unrest and rebellion among masses, says Chief Justice S A Bobde

In his notice to the states, the CJI has said that a total of 32,559 rape cases were registered in the country in 2017 and this is highly disturbing.

Dec 18, 2019, 20:13 PM 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

Complete trial in rape and POCSO cases within 6 months: Centre to high courts

In the wake of Unnao and Hyderabad rape and murder cases that shook the entire nation, the Centre has taken a pathbreaking decision. Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has written to all the Chief Justices of all High Courts in the country directing them to complete all cases of rape and those registered under the provisions of Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act within six months.

Dec 12, 2019, 14:50 PM IST

Rise in number of rape cases in the country, understand through data

In this video to Zee News, Rise in the number of rape cases in the country, understand through data. Watch this video to know more.

Dec 02, 2019, 20:20 PM IST

Philippine President Duterte blames 'beautiful women' for cases of rape

Rodrigo Duterte has a habit of making highly-controversial remarks but his latest is being considered incredibly vile - even by his own standards.

Sep 01, 2018, 18:05 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi for adopting modern technology for speedy conviction of rapists

"I call upon forensic experts to help the judiciary by using DNA profiling as much as possible so that culprits of brutal rape cases are punished immediately and the victims get justice," Modi said while addressing the 4th convocation ceremony of the Gujarat Forensic Sciences University (GFSU).

Aug 23, 2018, 22:38 PM IST

Is prolonged sexual relationship at par with marriage: SC seeks AG’s advice

The Supreme Court has sought the opinion of the Attorney General of India on whether prolonged sexual relationship should be treated at par with marriage. Seeking the opinion, the top court pointed that it had come across several such cases.

Jul 03, 2018, 00:13 AM IST

Parents, smartphones responsible for increase in rape cases: BJP MLA Surendra Singh

Uttar Pradesh BJP MLA Surendra Singh has said that children up to 15 years of age should not be allowed to roam around freely.

May 01, 2018, 18:36 PM IST

Sexual assault of children: SC asks high courts to fast track trial under POCSO Act

SC bench headed by CJI on Monday directed all high courts to ensure that the cases of sexual assault of children to be fast-tracked and decided by special courts. 

May 01, 2018, 16:50 PM IST

Indore rape case: 6-month-old allegedly raped by uncle, family avoided naming accused

Identified as Sunil Bheel (21), the accused was caught on CCTV camera, at around 4.45 am on Friday, carrying the infant on his shoulder.

Apr 21, 2018, 12:01 PM IST

This cannot be done to us again and again: Alia Bhatt on Kathua rape case

Alia said, "We should really go out there and condemn this because this cannot be done to us again and again".

Apr 18, 2018, 21:02 PM IST

News 50: Gangrape with a minor in Farrukhabad

This segment of Zee News brings to you information about gangrape with a minor in Farrukhabad. Watch this video to know more.

Mar 14, 2018, 19:07 PM IST

In 94.6% cases of rape, accused known to victim: NCRB

Girls and women are more vulnerable to their own relatives and acquaintances than unknown persons on the issue of sex-related crimes, data from the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) "Crime in India 2016" report has indicated.

Dec 04, 2017, 17:31 PM IST

Adopted daughter of Ram Rahim moves Delhi HC for anticipatory bail

An international alert has been sounded against Honeypreet.

Sep 25, 2017, 20:19 PM IST

In 5 years, 277% rise in rape cases reported in Delhi

 The number of rapes reported each year in Delhi has more than tripled over the last five years, registering an increase of 277 percent from 572 in 2011 to 2,155 in 2016, according to data released recently by the Delhi Police.

Jul 10, 2017, 13:43 PM IST

'Maatr' movie review: Raveena Tandon’s comeback film is raw and compelling

In an author-backed role, which is touted to be her come-back film, Raveena with her steely hauteur is utterly arresting in this provocative film.

Apr 21, 2017, 08:07 AM IST

20-year-old married woman raped in Rajasthan's Bundi district

A 20-year-old married woman was allegedly raped by a man in Nandgaon village here, police said on Monday.

Jul 18, 2016, 13:48 PM IST

Rape cases: DCW chief appeals to Home Minister to convene high-level meet

In the wake of recent incidents of two minors being allegedly raped in the national capital, Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal on Saturday appealed to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to convene a high-level meeting of the Centre and the state.

Mar 27, 2016, 00:23 AM IST

This cabbie was about to rape sleeping girl passenger when this happened – Watch

At a time when a debate is raging across the country if women are safer in country three years after a gang-rape in a moving bus on the roads of Delhi, a short film on the issue has gone viral.

Dec 21, 2015, 15:01 PM IST

Delhi's shame: Five rape cases reported this week alone

In the first incident, a seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped over a period of time by her father in northwest Delhi’s Bhalswa Dairy area.

Dec 13, 2015, 14:33 PM IST