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In Bangladesh, a serial killer called 'Hercules' is targeting alleged rapists

In two weeks, bodies of three alleged rapists have been discovered with notes that claim they were 'punished for their act.'

Feb 05, 2019, 11:17 AM IST

Rule of law supreme: PM Narendra Modi warns rapists in Independence Day speech

Warning rapists and those involved in cases of mob lynching, PM Modi said that no one is above the law.

Aug 15, 2018, 10:54 AM IST

Jammu and Kashmir Cabinet passes ordinance approving death for child rapists

The main feature of the ordinance passed by J&K Cabinet is capital punishment for those convicted of raping a child below 12 years of age.

Apr 24, 2018, 14:26 PM IST

DCW Chief Swati Maliwal ends indefinite fast, terms decision on death for rapists 'historic victory'

President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday signed the ordinance allowing death for child rapists with immediate effect

Apr 22, 2018, 15:08 PM IST

Shocking: Pregnant woman jumps to death to save herself from rapists

In a shocking incident, a seven-month-old pregnant lady jumped to death to save herself from rapists in Telangana on Saturday night.

Dec 04, 2017, 15:59 PM IST

Maharashtra amends prison rules; no parole for rapists, murderers

Convicts serving jail sentence for crimes like rape, murder and dacoity in Maharashtra will henceforth not get "regular" parole.

Aug 31, 2016, 20:49 PM IST

Judges must not hesitate to give severest punishment to rapists: Court

Observing that judges must not hesitate to "use the sword of justice with utmost severity" if the offences are grave in nature, a Delhi court dealing exclusively with sexual offences against women has sentenced to life a 68-year-old man for raping his step-daughter consistently over eight years and forcing her to give birth to two children.

Aug 25, 2016, 20:50 PM IST

Teenage girl raped in Jammu

The victim's father complained that his daughter had gone to nearby fields for grazing cattle in Parade Gharota belt here and did not return back.

Aug 25, 2016, 01:39 AM IST

Kanhaiya Kumar is a snake who is spitting venom against Indian soldiers: Yogeshwar Dutt

Earlier, the wrestler had shared a patriotic poem in his Facebook post, after the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) controversy.

Mar 10, 2016, 12:16 PM IST

Appalling! Millionaire rapist claims 'I accidentally fell and penetrated her'

Ehsan Abdulaziz allegedly forced himself on the 18-year-old on the sofa of his Maida Vale flat.

Dec 11, 2015, 00:11 AM IST

Those committing sex crimes against minors are 'animals', deserve no mercy: SC

The Supreme Court has dubbed those committing sexual crimes against minors as animals and decried they deserve no mercy.

Oct 27, 2015, 09:49 AM IST

Madras HC asking rapists to settle matter 'unethical': Legal experts

Terming the recently delivered order of the Madras High Court that directed the rapist to mediate with the victim as "illegal" and "unwarranted", legal eagles pitched for delivering justice instead of referring it for "settlement".

Jun 28, 2015, 13:12 PM IST

Watch: Mumbai cops find new secret agents in housewives!

In order to curb sexual violence in the city, Mumbai police have turned to housewives for help.

May 26, 2015, 10:02 AM IST

If no instant justice to rapists, such crimes will continue: Robert Vadra

Expressing shock and disgust at the rape of a 71-year-old nun in West Bengal, Robert Vadra on Wednesday said that till there is "instant justice," no matter which strata of society the victims may belong to, such crimes will continue to happen.

Mar 19, 2015, 00:19 AM IST

Rapists should be hanged publicly: BJP MLA Usha Thakur

BJP MLA Usha Thakur on Sunday justified the killing of the rape accused by a mob in Nagaland and pitched for a law allowing rapists to be hanged in full public view to deter others from committing such offences.

Mar 08, 2015, 19:44 PM IST

Make law to "break hands and legs of rapists", demands MP

A Rajya Sabha MP Friday demanded that Parliament should enact a law to "break the hands and legs of rapists" as he expressed concern over the growing number of rapes and incidents of women atrocities.

Feb 27, 2015, 15:13 PM IST

Delhi cab rape: Accused to be presented before Delhi court today

A cab driver, accused of raping a 25-year-old working woman in Delhi on Friday night, was arrested soon after the crime and will be presented before a court on Monday.

Dec 08, 2014, 10:40 AM IST

Cab driver rapes a 25-yr-old woman in Delhi; arrested

A cab driver, accused of raping a 25-year-old working woman in Delhi on Friday night, was arrested soon after the crime and will be presented before a court on Monday.

Dec 08, 2014, 09:47 AM IST

Mobiles, western culture, indecent dressing reasons for rape: UP Police

After SP leader Mulayam Singh Yadav's 'ladke to ladke hain' (boys are boys) remark about rapists, Uttar Pradesh Police has listed mobile phones, western culture and indecent dressing by women as reasons for rape.

Oct 30, 2014, 23:51 PM IST

Punish the rapists, says Ustad Amjad Ali Khan

Sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan in the wake of crime of against women, has urged the government of India to take stern measures against the culprits. The Padma Vibhushan awardee, who was in Coimbatore for a concert said that severe punishment should be meted out to all those who are found guilty in this heinous crime.

Aug 19, 2014, 10:51 AM IST