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Pune: 31-year-old man arrested after colleague accuses him of rape

June 27, 2022 12:24 am

According to the FIR registered late on Saturday, the accused raped the woman on June 6 and 10.

Minor ‘raped’ in Meerut village, accused arrested

June 23, 2022 3:56 am

The girl’s father, a contractual labourer, has lodged an FIR stating that he was out for work at that time. His wife had died two years back.

Kota girl murder: Accused Gandhinagar man also booked for rape

June 10, 2022 11:44 pm

According to police, the girl, a native of Chhattisgarh, was a National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET) aspirant, and was enrolled in a coaching centre in Kota and lived in a city-based hostel.

UP Dalit girl death: Teenager raped, strangulated, post-mortem report confirms

June 05, 2022 1:58 pm

Police on Sunday said that they received the autopsy report late on Saturday and it also confirmed that the girl had been raped.

Uttar Pradesh: ‘Raped’ by father, Banda woman found hanging

May 08, 2022 4:40 am

The woman’s younger sister told the police that on Wednesday evening, their father came home in a drunken state and allegedly raped his elder daughter.

Kidnapping, rape of minor: ‘Evidence’ collected against accused cop

May 07, 2022 4:44 am

Police sources said the victim identified a room at a police station where she was allegedly taken and sexually assaulted by the then SHO.

CBI arrests three in Bengal rape-murder case

April 24, 2022 8:29 pm

Two persons, including Sohail alias Braja Gopal Gayali, the prime accused and son of a local Trinamool Congress strongman, were already arrested in the case by Ranaghat police. On April 16, CBI had arrested another person in connection with the case.

Monitor probe into four rape cases: Kolkata HC to IPS officer Damayanti Sen

April 13, 2022 5:12 am

A division bench comprising Chief Justice Prakash Srivastava and Justice Rajarshi Bharadwaj said that past experiences have shown that Damayanti, special commissioner of Kolkata Police, is capable of conducting an impartial inquiry into the rape incidents that took place at Deganga, Matia, English Bazar and Banshdroni.

Second arrest made in Hanskhali rape case

April 12, 2022 12:14 pm

A minor girl was allegedly raped at a birthday party at the house of the main accused on April 4. She bled to death later that night, according to her parents who lodged a police complaint on April 9.

‘Risk to rape victim’s life’: Bail denied to Wardha doctor couple in illegal abortion case

April 11, 2022 7:34 am

A complaint was filed at Arvi police station in Wardha district in January on the complaint of a teenager’s mother, who had alleged that her minor daughter was made to undergo an abortion at Kadam Hospital. The victim was five months pregnant.


Disney princesses struggle with sexual abuse and drug overdose in this thought-provoking photo series

May 12, 2017 4:41 pm

Photographer Shannon Dermody re​imagine​d​ what the princesses would go through if they were living in today's times.


Meet the activists fighting sexual violence who received the Nobel Peace Prize

June 22, 2020 6:14 pm

Nadia Murad, a survivor of sexual violence by the Islamic State, and Dr Denis Mukwege, a gynecological surgeon, were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for their campaigns against the use of rape as a weapon of war.

Express Eye for Detail Ep 5: Political war over Vijay Mallya, Kerala nun rape case and rising fuel prices

June 22, 2020 6:16 pm

Why are the Congress and the BJP fighting over Vijay Mallya? Is the Kerala nun's rape case the biggest blot on the church in India? And what did a Bharat bandh this week really achieve? Arun George answers the big questions of the week.

From condemning rape to promising Triple Talaq Bill, Narendra Modi makes a pitch to women voters in I-day speech

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm

From Red Fort, Narendra Modi pitches to women voters; condemns rape, promises permanent commission for women and triple talaq bill. See more:

Plenty of evidence to show death penalty for child rapists is no deterrent

June 22, 2020 6:25 pm

The government's proposal to modify the Prevention of Children from Sexual Offences Act or POCSO Act and ensure death penalty for child rapists has many problems. Shalini Nair reports.

20-yr-old raped, murdered in UP

January 25, 2016 11:53 am

Balia (UP), Jan 25 (ANI): A 20-year-old woman, who was preparing for police recruitment, was raped and later murdered in Balia, Uttar Pradesh. Balia Superintendent of Police Anish Ahmad Ansari said the accused had slit her throat and later sealed her body, which has now being sent for post mortem. Ansari added that a case has been registered and all possibilities are being probed.

SC orders Parliament to discuss chemical castration for child abusers

January 11, 2016 10:42 am

New delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday ordered the Parliament to discuss a petition filed by lawyer Mahalaxmi Pavani against offenders who commit heinous crimes against infants. Pavani on Monday said that there are many laws against rapists but the punishments mentioned in these laws are not enough for pedophiles.