harassment News

Mumbai: Youth held for stalking, harassing woman

The woman, who stays with her 39-year-old husband and two sons, would meet the accused whenever he visited Mumbai, the police said.

Indian-origin couple in Canada threatened: 'I will kill your children'

"I'm racist. I don't like you, I don't like her," he adds. "I would kill your children first," Robertson was quoted as saying by the report.


498A, battered

While, as in case of any other legislation, 498A too has been prone to misuse, such cases have been largely anecdotal. In comparison, complaints declared false on similar grounds are far higher in other IPC cases such as for cheating, kidnapping and abduction, criminal breach of trust

Madhya Pradesh: Former CM Arjun Singh's wife accuses sons of harassment, moves court

"My sons Abhimanyu Singh and LoP Ajay Singh indulged in domestic violence against me and forced me out of my own house. They have also refused to take care of my maintenance which compelled me to approach the court," Saroj Kumari, Arjun Singh's wife, said.

Bihar: BJP MLC's sons booked for 'harassing' airhostess

Though the incident took place on May 16, the Women Police Station at Gandhi Maidan lodged the case on Saturday. According to police, the airhostess was friends with the MLC’s sons Prashant and Sushant.

Delhi: Woman chases down man over lewd remarks

“Acting on her compliant, we registered a case under IPC Section 509,” said a police officer.


Four arrested for harassing Korean woman

The accused allegedly came across them in the area. They harassed the woman and beat up her companion before fleeing the spot.

Maharashtra: Helpline for victims of trafficking, harassment & domestic violence

The Maharashtra State Commission for Women is going to start a helpline for women to exclusively cater to victims of sex trafficking, domestic violence or sexual harassment. The commission will inform local police, collector or WCD officer to intervene.

Harassment case against Karisma Kapoor’s husband, his mother

An FIR has been registered under section 498(A) (husband or the relatives of a woman subjecting her to cruelty) and 34 (common intent) of the IPC.

Women helpline in-charge sacked for ‘harassing’ girl

Raghvendra Pratap Singh has been shifted to the Radio Headquarters. “Prima facie, Singh has been found to have used his private mobile number to chat on Whatsapp,” a government spokesperson said.