Sexual assault

Harvey Weinstein gets 23 years in prison for sexual assault

Hollywood's disgraced producer Harvey Weinstein has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for rape and sexual assault.

Mar 12, 2020, 11:35 AM IST

Maharashtra teen repeatedly raped by uncle in captivity rescued after 24 days

The girl has told police that the accused repeatedly raped her after confining her to a room and keeping it locked whenever he went out somewhere, the official said. 

Feb 09, 2020, 11:31 AM IST

RJD MLA Arun Yadav, accused of raping minor girl, booked in Bihar's Ara

A chargesheet has been filed against Yadav under IPC sections relating to human trafficking and sexual assault besides those of Immoral Traffic Prevention Act, POCSO Act and the Juvenile Justice Act.

Feb 09, 2020, 09:52 AM IST

Woman beaten to death by teen daughter's alleged molesters in Kanpur; 4 held

According to the report, the woman was attacked on the night on January 10 by the same men, accused of molesting her teen daughter and had managed to get bail in the case by a local court. 

Jan 18, 2020, 13:30 PM IST

Minor girl gangraped by three men in Mathura

According to police, the victim had gone with her grandmother to collect fodder when the incident took place.

Jan 18, 2020, 11:36 AM IST

How dare she: Nirbhaya's mother Asha Devi on Indira Jaising's 'follow Sonia Gandhi, forgive rapists' remark

Senior lawyer Indira Jaising had on Friday tweeted a request asking the mother of 2012 Delhi gangrape victim to forgive the four convicts and pardon their death penalty.

Jan 18, 2020, 11:27 AM IST

Four get life term for sexually assaulting a woman in Tamil Nadu's Thanjavur

The court also sent an autorickshaw driver Gurumurthy to rigorous imprisonment for seven years in the same case.

Jan 13, 2020, 17:31 PM IST

Gujarat: Man held for abducting, raping two-year-old in Ahmedabad

According to police, the accused, who used to live near the victim`s house, had lured her and took her to a desolate location where he raped her.

Jan 05, 2020, 08:18 AM IST

Uttar Pradesh Police files chargesheet in Unnao rape-murder case

In its chargesheet against the two accused in the rape case, filed on December 10, Rae Bareli police charged them with gang-rape, destruction of evidence and repeated rape.

Jan 03, 2020, 09:48 AM IST

Surat: Man who killed minor after rape, stuffed body in plastic bag, gets death sentence

The girl had gone missing from her home in Godadara area in Surat on October 13, 2018. 

Dec 27, 2019, 16:56 PM IST

Unnao rape case: Court adjourns hearing on sentencing of Kuldeep Sengar till Dec 20

During the hearing today, the court asked the advocate representing Sengar to produce nomination papers submitted with Election Commission during the 2017 assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh.

Dec 17, 2019, 13:37 PM IST

Adilabad gangrape case: Police files charge-sheet against three accused

Last week, the Telangana government had set up Special Judge for the trial of the case under the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989.

Dec 15, 2019, 13:26 PM IST

Told to end affair with relative, girl sets herself afire in Uttar Pradesh's Fatehpur; family accuses 'uncle' of rape

On the other hand, the victim's father has alleged that his daughter was at home alone on Saturday when her uncle, entered her house and raped her. 

Dec 15, 2019, 11:58 AM IST

Patna: Students protest gang-rape of 20-yr-old girl, demand death sentence for accused

Protesters carrying placards, which read 'I am your daughter, protect my dignity' and 'give death sentence to rapists', demanded the arrest of four accused who allegedly raped the 20-year-old earlier this week. 

Dec 14, 2019, 15:00 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh: Man held for raping eight-year-old daughter in inebriated state

The minor was sent for medical examination where it was confirmed that she was raped. 

Dec 14, 2019, 13:55 PM IST

Nirbhaya rape case: Delhi court to hear plea on seeking issuance of death warrants against convicts on Dec 18

The Public Prosecutor and the counsel representing Nirbhaya's side have sought for issuance of death warrant and cited supportive judgments regarding it.

Dec 13, 2019, 12:08 PM IST

Specially-abled teenager raped in Haryana's Fatehabad

According to police, the accused, said to be in his late 20s, raped the minor in an inebriated condition.

Dec 13, 2019, 08:19 AM IST

Nirbhaya rape case convicts to appear before Delhi court today through video conferencing

The accused will be produced through video conferencing due to security reasons.

Dec 13, 2019, 07:42 AM IST

Pregnant teen girl set ablaze by boyfriend in Bihar's West Champaran, hospitalised with 80% burn

The victim has been hospitalised with 80 percent burn injuries. 

Dec 10, 2019, 14:00 PM IST

After failed rape attempt, man sets girl on fire in Bihar's Muzaffarpur

The victim is currently admitted in the emergency ward of SMCH, police said.

Dec 09, 2019, 06:57 AM IST