Crime Againt Women

  • 4 'drunk' police constables misbehave with women, suspended August 14, 2013

    Four police constables, who were allegedly in an inebriated state, misbehaved with some women in Meerut district prompting the authorities to suspend them, police said on Wednesday. Constables Surendra Tewatia, Manoj Kumar, Lakhmi Singh and Neeraj Pundir posted with the Kharkhauda police station have been suspended by the SSP for allegedly...
  • Man rapes daughter, poisons her to death in Pak's Punjab June 9, 2013

    Lahore: A man allegedly raped his daughter and later poisoned her to death in Pakistan's Punjab province, police said on Sunday. The incident occurred a few days ago in Nawan Kot village of Gujrat district, 125 km from the provincial capital of Lahore. The girl's family did not report the incident...
  • Anti-rape Bill tabled in Lok Sabha, BJP to support the government March 19, 2013

    New Delhi: The new anti-rape Bill, which seeks to hand down stringent punishment for crimes against women, has finally been tabled in Parliament. The Bill was introduced in the Lok Sabha by Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Tuesday. Meanwhile, the main opposition party BJP earlier said that it would support...
  • Anti-rape Bill to be tabled in Lok Sabha today March 19, 2013

    New Delhi: The proposed anti-rape bill which seeks to hand down stringent punishment for crimes against women, including rape and acid attack will be tabled in Lok Sabha on Tuesday. Taking a U-turn from its initial stance, the Cabinet on Monday decided to raise the age of consensual sex back...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 18, 2013

    The Cabinet on Monday decided to raise the age of consensual sex back to 18 years, after various political parties spoke against the move of reducing it. It has also diluted the clauses on voyeurism and stalking in the Bill, which is now expected to be tabled in the Lok...
  • Cabinet drops disputed clauses in anti-rape Bill March 18, 2013

    New Delhi: The Cabinet on Monday decided to raise the age of consensual sex back to 18 years, after various political parties spoke against the move of reducing it. It has also diluted the clauses on voyeurism and stalking in the Bill, which is now expected to be tabled in...
  • Odisha to launch special bus service for women tomorrow March 7, 2013

    Bhubaneswar: In its bid to ensure smooth travel for working women and girl students, Odisha government has decided to roll out two special buses for women commuters between Bhubaneswar and Cuttack. "The special bus service for women will be launched on the occasion of the International Women's Day tomorrow," transport...
  • Gujarat: Youth gets life term for raping a minor January 15, 2013

    Jamnagar: A sessions court here on Tuesday awarded life imprisonment to an accused of raping a minor girl in Shingaj village of the district in March 2011. Additional Sessions Judge BA Gadhvi sentenced Vipul Koli (22) to life imprisonment along with a fine of Rs 1 lakh as a compensation...
  • AP: Missing man's wife rescued from creditor's clutches December 11, 2012

    Guntur: A creditor detained his debtor's wife in his house, demanding clearance of his dues, in Macherla town of Guntur district on Monday, the police said. A drunkard called D Gopala Reddi had borrowed Rs 50,000 from S Lakshmanaih three years ago and then gone missing, after which his wife...