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Sexual assault cases


Explained: Why Biden is backing reform to take away US military’s authority over sexual assault cases

July 03, 2021 8:19 pm

The changes were recommended by an independent commission convened by US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin to overhaul US military’s sexual assault prevention and prosecution process.

Sexual assault: Centre sends states list of dos, don’ts to firm up case

August 10, 2018 6:05 am

Prepared by the Central Forensic Science Laboratory, Chandigarh, the 18-page set of guidelines details the different kinds of evidence that has to be collected in sexual assault cases.

Sexual assault cases: ‘Nirbhaya’ centres to focus on young male victims

March 31, 2015 3:19 am

“The budget allocation has also been done by the corporation. They will start functioning soon,” Nagda said.

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

August 22, 2014 12:00 am

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

Cops attend refresher course on dealing with sexual assault cases

July 29, 2014 2:43 am

A major concern raised by police officers during this workshop was the shortage of policewomen in the city.

7,613 juveniles fell foul of law last year

July 02, 2014 12:30 am

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.

Discipline and punish

April 08, 2014 12:18 am

A focus on punishment in sexual assault cases may be deflecting attention from real reform.

62-yr-old man gets 5 years in jail for sexual assault on minor

March 20, 2014 3:33 am

The court also directed the Delhi government to pay Rs 1 lakh as compensation to the child for her welfare and rehabilitation.

Two more acquitted in 18-year-old gangrape case

February 05, 2014 5:07 am

The accused one after the other moved the High Court and the Supreme Court delaying proceedings.

Farooq kicks up row with remark on women,apologises later

December 07, 2013 12:07 am

Abdullah later said he was sorry if something he said was wrong and that he never meant it in the manner people had taken it.