CRIME AGAINST WOMAN

  • Haryana: One more arrested in gangrape of woman, murder of child December 14, 2014

    Rewari (Haryana): One more person was arrested on Sunday in connection with the case wherein a 25-year-old migrant woman was allegedly gangraped and sold to a man while her three-year-old child was strangulated to death here, police said. The accused has been identified as Dayachand, a resident of Bhagana village of...
  • Not allowing woman to enter kitchen isn't cruelty: Delhi court December 12, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has discharged the sister-in-law of a woman of dowry harassment charge, saying the allegations of being "rough and rude" and "not allowing her to enter kitchen" do not amount to cruelty. District and Sessions Judge Ina Malhotra upheld the magisterial court's order that had charged...
  • Delhi rape: Uber cabs suspends its services in national capital December 11, 2014

    New Delhi: In the latest development in Delhi rape case Uber cabs has suspended its services in Delhi on Thursday evening. Earlier in the week the Delhi government had issued a notification banning the Uber cabs in Delhi-NCR after one of its driver was arrested for raping a 25-year-old women....
  • Delhi rape: Accused Shiv Kumar Yadav sent to jail till December 24 December 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Court has sent the Uber cab driver, Shiv Kumar Yadav accused of raping a 25-year-old woman, in judicial custody till December 24. The accused was produced in a Delhi court on Thursday evening. Meanwhile, the company's Asia Pacific head was grilled by the Delhi Police on Wednesday. He was...
  • Government, Police or Cab provider: Where does the onus lie? December 8, 2014

    The Delhi government on Monday banned all operations by private cab service provider Uber with immediate effect and blacklisted it from providing any transport service in the city in the wake of the alleged rape incident. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories December 8, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • Meerut gangrape: 3 arrested for raping 20yearold woman August 5, 2014

    A 20yearold teacher in Meerut in Uttra Praedsh has allegedly been gangraped. The teacher alleged that she was abducted on July 23 and taken to Hapur where she was gangraped. UP Police on Tuesday arrested three people, including a village chief and a woman, in the alleged gangrape and religious...
  • MP: 10 men including husband gangrape woman, parade her naked June 16, 2014

    In yet another shocking incident, a woman was allegedly gangraped by 10 men including her husband and relatives. She was paraded naked and was forced to drink urine in front of her minor son. The incident took place in Khandwa district of Madhya Pradesh. ...
  • Woman dies under mysterious circumstances, family claims dowry death May 23, 2014

    A 22yearold woman died under mysterious circumstances but her bother alleged that she was killed by her inlaws over dowry in Lakshapur village in Bhadohi, police said on Friday. Neelam, who tied nuptial knots with Jitendra Pandey a year ago, died yesterday. Later, her brother lodged a complaint with police alleging...
  • Delhi: Sevenyearold girl raped by shopkeeper April 30, 2014

    New Delhi: A sevenyearold girl was raped by a shopkeeper near her home in the capital, police said on Tuesday. The accused was arrested after locals caught him and beat him up. The girl was playing outside her home in Harsh Vihar area of east Delhi, when shopkeeper Rajesh lured her...
  • Delhi: Discom employee arrested for molesting girl April 23, 2014

    New Delhi: A 58-year-old employee of a power distribution company has been arrested for allegedly molesting a girl at a government dispensary in the Nehru Nagar area of southeast Delhi, police said on Wednesday. The incident took place on Tuesday while the 19-year-old girl and accused Gyan Prakash were waiting for...
  • Delhi: Woman teacher accuses principal, manager of molestation April 23, 2014

    New Delhi: A teacher of a well-known school has accused her school principal and manager of molesting her in Vasant Vihar area of south Delhi. According to police, based on complaint filed by the woman, a case has been registered against school principal and manager at Vasunt Kunj (north) police station. Woman...
  • Suspected extremists kidnap 100 girls in Nigeria April 15, 2014

    Maiduguri: Suspected Islamic extremists abducted about 100 female students from a school in northeast Nigeria on Tuesday, but some of the teens managed to escape from the back of an open truck, officials said. The girls were abducted after midnight from a school in Chibok, on the edge of the Sambisa...
  • Thane: Woman beaten up with iron rods for not becoming a prostitute March 23, 2014

    Thane: In a heinous incident, a 23-year-old girl was allegedly beaten up with iron rods by three men in Thane after she refused to enter into prostitution. The incident took place in Bhiwandi in Maharashtra's Thane district. Police say that the assailants also chopped off a body part of the...
  • Bulandshahr: Dalit woman battles for life as employer sets her ablaze for resisting rape February 14, 2014

    A dalit woman working at a brick kiln at Kirra village in Bulandshahr was allegedly set ablaze by her employer when she resisted his attempt to rape her. The woman, who suffered 95 per cent burns, was admitted to the district hospital from where she was referred to Meerut for treatment. According...
  • Delhi gangrape victim's father seeks death penalty for rapists January 27, 2014

    The parents of the 23yearold girl, who was gangraped in Delhi in December 2012, have advocated for corporal punishment to offenders in rape cases. "In cases of rape, the accused should be awarded death sentence and he should be hanged," the victim's father told reporters in Indore on Saturday. The parents of...
  • Man rapes 5yearold girl in Bhimpura January 27, 2014

    A fiveyearold girl was allegedly raped in Bhimpura area in Ballia, police said on Monday. The girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour on Saturday when she was alone in her house, they said. The matter came to light when her family members returned home, they said, adding the accused was...
  • Andhra Pradesh: Minor girl allegedly raped by 19yearold youth January 22, 2014

    Visakhapatnam: In a shocking incident, a 15yearold girl was allegedly raped by a 19yearold youth at near Revidi village under Padmanabham police station limits. According to police, the girl who is a native of Lakshmipuram under Bheemili district zone went to her grandfather's house at Venkatapuram of Padmanabham, a few days...
  • Danish woman gangrape: 2 accused arrested, says Delhi Police January 16, 2014

    The Delhi Police on Thursday said it has arrested two of the 8 accused in Danish woman gangrape case. The other six have been identified but are still to be arrested. One of the accused Ganja has two murder cases against him. The woman recognised him from a photograph shown to...
  • Congress questions AAP over Danish woman gangrape in Delhi January 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress on Wednesday ridiculed AAP and its government over a host of issues ranging from the rape of a Danish woman to the controversy surrounding a minister. "They won't have any one (minister) left after twothree months," Congress spokesman Sandeep Dikshit told reporters when asked if Law Minister...
  • German woman alleges molestation in Chennaibound Mangalore Express January 14, 2014

    Chennai: In yet another case of crime against foreign nationals, a German woman has alleged that she was molested in the Chennaibound Mangalore Express. The Railway Police has filed an FIR in the case and sent the woman for medical examination. The accused has been identified and traced down to Mangalore....
  • Shakti Mills case: Women are now more open to report cases, say Mumbaikars December 16, 2013

    It's been a year since the horrific gangrape of a 23yearold physiotherapy student by six men inside a private bus on the roads of Delhi that shook the whole nation. The sheer brutality of the crime saw unprecedented protests across the country. Mumbai too saw protests after a photojournalist was...
  • Delhi gangrape: Indian men need to change their mentality, say women December 16, 2013

    It's been a year since the horrific gangrape of a 23yearold physiotherapy student by six men inside a private bus on the roads of Delhi that shook the whole nation. The sheer brutality of the crime saw unprecedented protests across the country. Despite this, nothing seems to have changed on...
  • Delhi gangrape: One year on, security is still an issue December 16, 2013

    It's been a year since the horrific gangrape of a 23yearold physiotherapy student by six men inside a private bus on the roads of Delhi that shook the whole nation. The sheer brutality of the crime saw unprecedented protests across the country. Despite this, nothing seems to have changed on...
  • Businessman arrested for harassing woman in Rajdhani Express November 21, 2013

    A businessman has been arrested for allegedly eveteasing a woman copassenger while travelling in HowrahNew Delhi Rajdhani Express. The cloth merchant from West Bengal Pavan Kumar (38) allegedly misbehaved with the woman, a sales officer in Bareilly, while they were travelling in the same compartment of the train, Deputy Superintendent of...
  • Students speak out against sexual harassment by SC exjudge November 12, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered a 3member committee to be set up to probe allegations of sexual harassment against a former apex court judge. A woman lawyer had in a blog claimed that she was sexually assaulted by the judge in December 2012. ...
  • Sexual assault case: CBI to quiz exRajasthan minister Babu Lal Nagar October 16, 2013

    Jaipur: A CBI team in Jaipur will question former Rajasthan minister Babu Lal Nagar in connection with the sexual assault case lodged against him. The Sodala Police station had booked Nagar for allegedly raping, threatening and beating up the woman on September 11, after calling her to his official bungalow...
  • Mumbai: Industrialist rapes woman for 7 years, arrested October 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Police have arrested a Kandivlibased industrialist for allegedly raping a 24yearold woman for over seven years. The complainant says the accused even circulated nude pictures of her and blackmailed her. According to police, the accused first raped the girl in 2006. The accused had allegedly lured the girl to his...
  • Rajasthan minister rape case: Forensic report on Babulal Nagar's voice samples expected today October 5, 2013

    Jaipur: A forensic report on the voice sample of former Rajasthan minister Babulal Nagar, who is accused of rape, is expected today. On Friday, the CID crime branch recorded the voice sample of the 35yearold woman who had accused Nagar of rape and assault. A team led by the additional superintendent of...
  • Ghaziabad administration goes hitech; creates FB page for complainants October 4, 2013

    Ghaziabad: Residents of Ghaziabad can now complain against deteriorating law and order as well as water and power crisis on Facebook. District administration has decided to reach out to residents through its Facebook page. The DM office has invited residents to post their views, suggestions and complaints against any issue on...