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Long wait for justice — 1216 cases of crime against women pending in Pune courts

Legal experts say two special courts not enough; stress need for more judges.


Delhi witnesses steep rise in crime against women

Bassi mentioned about the ‘Himmat’ app which was launched on Thursday to enhance safety of women in Delhi.


‘More victims reporting rape, many assaulted repeatedly’

In June 2010-December 2013, the number of cases jumped to 221 — an over fourfold increase.


Rape cases: FIRs on rise but conviction rate slides

Chandigarh SSP Sukhchain Singh Gill said that most cases fall flat as the witness turns hostile in the court.


126 rape cases in city since October 2012, accused mostly relative, friend, neighbour or known to victim

Besides the involvement of relatives and persons known to complainants, the data shows an increasing trend of rape complaints.


Crime and consent

A Delhi HC judgment has read consent into sexual intercourse so violent that it killed the woman. It raises troubling questions.


Man gets life in jail for raping girl, aged 3

Police had found stains of the victim’s blood on Kumar’s clothes.


22-year-old arrested for ‘rape attempt’ on six-year-old girl

Avinash Kumar, lured the girl with chocolates and ferried her to the tubewell operating room in a park.

16-year old juvenile arrested for the rape of a 3-year old in Bangalore. 
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Thirty-year-old held for raping 85-year-old woman

Ravi tried to flee but onlookers handed him over to Hulimavu police.


Non-veg food, mobiles responsible for increasing rape cases: Bihar minister

Students misuse mobile phones by watching blue films while non-veg food contributes to hot temper: Bihari


Ex-lover, friends allegedly gangrape 22-year-old woman in moving car

The accused fled from the spot and adding that one of the accused, Akhil Tomar, was allegedly in a relationship with the victim.

7,613 juveniles fell foul of law last year

Maharashtra has also recorded the second highest number of female juvenile offenders at 324, where most of the offenders are between 16-18 years of age.


Cops have a ‘technical’ problem

However, the couple is traced, brought back home and, as the girl is a minor, a complaint of kidnapping is also registered against the boyfriend.


Minors raped, killed in Bahraich, Amethi

There was blood on her private parts and prima facie it appears that she was strangulated after being raped, said Station Officer.


‘If victim turns hostile, is accused a rape case survivor?’

Court expresses unhappiness over failure to establish charges, says need to ponder over veracity of rape cases