ASSAULT

  • UK: Daughter tells her 'rapist father' she loves him as he is taken to jail 6 hours 59 minutes ago

    Derbyshire: A girl in United Kingdom who was repeatedly raped by her father for several years still says she loves him. The man who cannot be named for legal reasons has been jailed for 15 years after fathering a child with his own daughter. He started to sexually abuse his...
  • Four accused for assaulting northeast students in Bengaluru arrested Yesterday

    Bengaluru: Four accused of assaulting two students from Arunachal Pradesh have been arrested by Bengaluru Police on Friday. The four men allegedly assaulted two students from Arunachal Pradesh while they were returning from an ATM. Reportedly, they passed lewd and racist remarks to the students. When the students challenged them,...
  • Delhi: Man molests American woman in beauty parlour, arrested 2 days ago

    New Delhi: A 24-year-old man was arrested on Thursday for allegedly molesting an American woman while giving her a head massage in a beauty parlour in Great Kailash area of south Delhi. The incident took place on Wednesday evening and the accused, identified as Amit, managed to flee for the spot,...
  • Bengaluru: Men allegedly assault students from Arunachal Pradesh, pass lewd remarks 2 days ago

    Bengaluru: In a shocking incident from Bengaluru, two men allegedly assaulted two students from Arunachal Pradesh while they were returning from an ATM. Two men allegedly passed lewd and racist remarks to the students. When the students challenged them, they allegedly manhandled the girl student. One of them allegedly claimed...
  • My tea was spiked and I was sexually assaulted in sleep, alleges former Bigg Boss contestant April 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Former 'Bigg Boss' contestant and model, who filed an FIR in Amba Mata police station in Udaipur, for sexual assault, has now given more insight about the whole incident that occurred during her stay in one of the five star hotels in Udaipur. The actress has alleged...
  • Gujarat: Asaram's son Narayan Sai gets bail in rape case April 16, 2015

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court on Thursday granted conditional bail of three weeks to Narayan Sai, son of self-proclaimed godman Asaram, who has been behind bars for more than a year in connection with a rape case filed against him by a Surat-based woman. Justice Paresh Upadhyay granted the relief to...
  • Delhi: Taxi driver arrested for trying to sexually assault woman in Dwarka April 10, 2015

    New Delhi: A taxi driver in Delhi has been arrested for trying to sexually assault a woman on Thursday in Dwarka. The driver reportedly stopped the car at a secluded area and tried to sexually assault her. The accused was arrested after the eyewitnesses informed the police team. A case has also...
  • Court warns Saif Ali Khan to appear for the next hearing or face warrant in 2012 assault case April 7, 2015

    Mumbai: Saif Ali Khan has been asked to appear before a local metropolitan magistrate court in Mumbai on June 18, the next date of hearing in the 2012 assault case. Giving 'a last chance' to the actor, the court warned that a warrant would be issued if the actor failed...
  • Delhi court: Man gets five years jail for sexually assaulting six year old boy April 6, 2015

    New Delhi: Children are an important asset and the future well being of a nation depends on how they develop, a Delhi court has said while sentencing a 20-year-old youth to five years in jail for kidnapping and sexually assaulting a six-year-old boy. "The concept of welfare and well-being of children...
  • Maharashtra: 7-year-old boy allegedly sexually assaulted, set on fire in Bhiwandi April 6, 2015

    Bhiwandi: In a shameful incident, a seven-year-old boy was allegedly sexually assaulted and later set on fire in Bhiwandi in Maharashtra. Three people have been arrested in the case. The boy has suffered 30 per cent burn injuries. According to reports, the accused was known to the boy. He was taken...
  • Policemen thrash, kick mentally challenged man after tying his hands and legs in Udaipur April 4, 2015

    Udaipur: A mentally challenged man was brutally assaulted allegedly by at least three policemen inside a police station for disrupting traffic and pelting stones on commuters in the city. The incident came to light on Friday after a video clip of the assault was circulated, purportedly showing two to three policemen...
  • Women love me; never assaulted any woman, says Yoga guru Bikram Choudhury April 2, 2015

    Yoga guru Bikram Choudhury on Thursday broke his silence and denied that he attacked six female students who are suing him for sexual assault. He said women love him and he doesn't need to assault them. ...
  • Watch: Woman professor beaten, dragged by the hair by male colleagues March 31, 2015

    New Delhi: In a shocking video, a woman professor is seen being brutally assaulted by her male colleagues. The incident dates back to 2014, took place in a private educational institute in Delhi. In the video, the professor is seen getting into a verbal argument with her colleagues who were...
  • Two new accusers say Bill Cosby drugged, sexually assaulted them March 28, 2015

    Los Angeles: Two more women came forward on Friday accusing veteran comedian Bill Cosby of drugging and sexually assaulting them decades ago, when they were in their teens. Sunni Welles and Margie Shapiro joined the more than three dozen women who have accused the 77-year-old comedian of sexual assault, reading statements...
  • Indore: Man dies of injuries in firing by MLA's son and others, 5 held March 22, 2015

    Indore: A 25-year-old man, who was allegedly shot at by BJP MLA Tukoji Rao Paur's son and his accomplices in the neighbouring Dewas district, on Sunday succumbed to his injuries at a private hospital in Indore. "Despite all efforts by doctors, Pratap Lodhi, who was put on life support, couldn't be...
  • Victims made to feel guilty in sexual assault cases: Delhi court March 22, 2015

    New Delhi: It is natural for minor victims of sexual assaults not to confide in their parents as instead of the offender, they are more often made to feel guilty, a Delhi court has said while convicting a music teacher for repeatedly molesting his 13-year-old student. The court rejected the contention...
  • Asaram seeks temporary bail to perform last rites of nephew March 21, 2015

    Ahmedabad: Self-styled godman Asaram, accused in a rape case filed against him by one of the two Surat-based sisters, has applied for a bail for one month in a Gandhinagar court to perform the last rites of his nephew who died recently. Additional District Judge RA Ghoghari of Gandhinagar court is...
  • Pune: IAS officer arrested for raping, molesting minor girls March 20, 2015

    Pune: A 58-year-old IAS officer has been arrested for allegedly raping and molesting four minor girls, police said on Friday. M H Sawant, the Director General of Maharashtra Council of Agricultural Education and Research, lived in Shivajinagar here and sometimes visited his father-in-law's flat near a school at Hingane Khurd. Sawant used...
  • West Bengal: Intruders didn't enter Ranaghat convent just to rob, suggests evidence March 18, 2015

    Days after the miscreants sneaked inside Ranaghat convent assaulted the staff, desecrated the chapel and sexually assaulted the senior most nun, no arrests have been made so far. However, it is evident by now that the people who sneaked in, did not intrude the campus just to rob it. Politics...
  • December 16 gangrape convict blames victim, says 'a girl is far more responsible for rape than a boy' March 2, 2015

    New Delhi: One of the rapists convicted of the barbaric gangrape and murder of a 23-year-old woman in December 2012 in Delhi and sentenced to death has sparked a controversy by blaming the victim for the sexual assault. In an interview to BBC, one of the convicts Mukesh Singh also...
  • RK Pachauri, accused of sexual assault, admitted to hospital February 25, 2015

    New Delhi: Environmentalist RK Pachauri, accused of sexual assault, was admitted to a hospital on Wednesday after he claimed that he was unwell. Pachauri had been summoned by the police on Wednesday for questioning with regard to charges of sexual assault. He has been accused of sexual harassment by a woman employee...
  • Delhi: Man held guilty of sexually assaulting 4-year-old girl February 15, 2015

    New Delhi: A local court has held a man guilty of sexually assaulting a four-year-old child, relying on testimonies of the victim and her mother. Additional Sessions Judge Vikas Dhull convicted Raju Ansari for the offence under section 10 (aggravated sexual assault) of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO)...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob February 13, 2015

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  • Witness in Asaram rape case stabbed in Jodhpur February 13, 2015

    Jaipur: A witness in the rape case lodged against Asaram Bapu was seriously injured after being stabbed on Friday by a supporter of the spiritual guru in this Rajasthan city, the police said. "The incident occurred when this witness, Rahul K. Sachan after giving his statement in front of local court...
  • Watch: 57-year-old Indian assaulted in US by police officers February 13, 2015

    A new video of the assault on a 57-year-old Indian has surfaced in which US policemen are seen throwing Sureshbhai Patel down. Patel, who was visiting his son in Alabama, was left partially paralysed when a police officer forced him on ground after receiving report of a "suspicious person" looking...
  • US: Police officer who assaulted Sureshbhai arrested; FBI to probe matter February 13, 2015

    Washington: A new video of the assault on a 57-year-old Indian has surfaced in which US policemen are seen throwing Sureshbhai Patel down. US officials have arrested one of the two police officers. The policeman, who had assaulted Patel, apologised for his behaviour and has been suspended. Federal Bureau of...
  • Musician Ismail Darbar, son, arrested for assault; granted bail February 5, 2015

    Mumbai: Acclaimed music director Ismail Darbar was arrested in connection with an assault case and later secured bail from a local court, police said Wednesday. Darbar's son Zaid was also arrested for allegedly assaulting an assistant director over a monetary dispute and is now out on bail. Darbar's arrest came a...
  • Air India pilot assaults flight engineer inside cockpit at Chennai airport January 17, 2015

    Chennai: An Air India pilot assaulted a flight engineer inside cockpit at Chennai airport. The pilot pushed the engineer while they were inside the cockpit as the latter went inside to get his diary signed. The incident led to the delay of the flight AI 143 from Delhi-Chennai-Paris by an hour...
  • Uber rape: Delhi court frames charges of rape, kidnapping, criminal intimidation against driver January 13, 2015

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has framed charges for the offences of rape, kidnapping and criminal intimidation against Uber cab driver accused of raping a 25-yr-old woman. The driver of US-based cab service provider was identified in the court premises by a 25-year-old woman executive who was raped allegedly by...
  • Principal held for issuing fake certificate to girl assaulted by Asaram January 10, 2015

    Pilibhit: The principal of a school in Shahjahanpur district has been arrested for issuing a fake age certificate for the minor girl who was allegedly sexually assaulted by self-styled godman Asaram, police said on Saturday. Sant Kripal, the principal of Sant Vivekanand Public School, was arrested for issuing the fake...