February 07, 2020 3:59 am
This is the second court judgment where a death sentence has been awarded to rapists in the state.
January 30, 2020 6:42 pm
The court had observed that “the crime against the victim was committed in a most grotesque and revolting manner and the collective conscience of the community was shaken”.
January 29, 2020 7:50 am
When she resisted, the accused stuffed a piece of cloth in her mouth, police said. When she fell unconscious, he raped her and inserted an iron rod in her private parts, they added
December 24, 2019 9:47 pm
Barman's remark comes in contrast to CM Biplab Kumar Deb's claim made in September that crime on women has reduced significantly during his tenure, which began in March 2018.
December 24, 2019 5:04 am
The girl was admitted to a hospital. Senior police officers, however, denied the allegation of police inaction and said two suspects were arrested for allegedly raping the girl.
December 17, 2019 4:50 pm
On Friday last week, a student was arrested for allegedly raping another student of the same school. While police registered a case and sent the accused to a juvenile home, anger simmered among locals over the school being let off in the incident.
December 14, 2019 3:05 am
The incident in Chatra took place on Wednesday when two girls and a six-year-old boy went missing while playing in a field in their neighbourhood. On Thursday morning, the children were found injured in a forest in the district.
December 05, 2019 5:10 pm
A Deputy Superintendent of Police said the body had suffered severe burns, making it difficult to ascertain the woman's identity. Initial investigation has revealed the woman was raped, strangulated to death and set ablaze.
December 03, 2019 2:14 pm
In case it has gone unnoticed, there is a familiar pattern in these ‘well-known’ or ‘high-profile’ rapes and murders that have received more media attention than the others... they could all have survived the murderous attacks after the rape, had they accepted their fate.
December 03, 2019 6:52 am
Kalla called for the censorship of online content while speaking with the media at a public hearing at the Congress headquarters in Jaipur.
May 12, 2017 4:41 pm
Photographer Shannon Dermody reimagined what the princesses would go through if they were living in today's times.
March 25, 2020 4:24 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.
September 14, 2018 3:20 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.
August 15, 2018 6:16 am
From Red Fort, Narendra Modi pitches to women voters; condemns rape, promises permanent commission for women and triple talaq bill. See more: https://bit.ly/2M2t86i
May 19, 2018 9:35 am
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.
August 03, 2017 12:22 pm
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.
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.