December 17, 2019 4:31 pm
In the letter to PM Narendra Modi, Kumar stressed the increasing number of gang rape cases, adding that people — particularly children and the youth —are watching porn, violent and inappropriate content on the internet due to its unlimited reach to them.
December 14, 2019 3:00 am
On September 23, 2014, the Supreme Court had issued a set of 16 guidelines to be followed in case of police encounters.
December 06, 2019 7:13 pm
The 23-year-old had registered an FIR in March this year, accusing the five men of sexually assaulting her on several occasions in 2018.
November 15, 2019 5:00 am
According to police, the accused Akbar Sandhi Dafer alias Lulo (45), a native of Viramgam in Ahmedabad, and two of his accomplices allegedly gang-raped two women on October 27 and 30 near the Narmada canal area route in Kadi area of Mehsana.
August 22, 2019 3:31 pm
According to sources, the accused, Mohammad BulBul Alam, had allegedly assured the woman of providing a house under the Gitanjali Awas Yojna. The scheme, launched by the state government, provides free shelter to the poor.
July 28, 2019 7:11 am
The woman, who is 19 and has been married for two years now, has studied up to Class 11. “I want to take up my studies again, and complete Class 12,” she said.
July 09, 2019 7:25 am
Police said that after the case was lodged, the three policemen — Station Officer Singh and two constables Krishnaveer and Chhatrapati — went absconding.
June 04, 2019 2:19 am
Justice B P Dharmadhikari and Justice Revati Mohite-Dere said, “Rape is a highly reprehensible crime and demonstrates a total contempt for the personal integrity and autonomy of the victim.
May 16, 2019 2:18 am
The three will face trial under Prohibition of Child Marriage Act and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act for failure to report the commission of a sexual offence.
May 12, 2019 5:13 am
According to the police, the incident took place on Wednesday night when the accused, who were consuming liquor in a car, saw the victim and her friend in Lingambudhi Palya on the outskirts of the city.
January 11, 2016 2:09 pm
New Delhi/Mumbai, Jan 11 (ANI): The women activists on Monday condemned the alleged gang-rape of a married woman by an army man and his accomplice in Pataudi, Gurgaon, and demanded speedy justice in such cases. Former National Commission for Women (NCW) member Shamina Shafiq said gang rapes have become very common these days, adding there is no justice for the rape survivors. Senior advocate and women’s rights activist Abha Singh echoed similar statements and said it seems there is no fear of law as there has been an increase in the number of rape cases.
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