Rape Case

  • Mumbai: Model files rape case against senior police officer 3 hours 20 minutes ago

    Mumbai: A model has filed rape case against senior Mumbai police officer Sunil Paraskar. He is currently posted as the Director Inspector General of Civil Protection Right. Paraskar has been booked under section 376. The case was registered was on Wednesday night at Malwani police station. He was the former...
  • Bangalore rape: Newly appointed Police chief visits school to meet parents 2 days ago

    Bangalore: The Bangalore school, where two staff members allegedly raped a six-year-old girl student, has been shut since July 17. A delegation of parents will meet the school authorities and newly appointed Bangalore Police Commissioner MN Reddi on Tuesday, after which they will decide on sending their kids to school. Angry...
  • Bangalore rape case: Agitated parents to meet school authorities today 2 days ago

    Bangalore: The Bangalore school, where two staff members allegedly raped a six-year-old girl student, has been shut since July 17. A delegation of parents will meet the school authorities on Tuesday, after which they will decide on sending their kids to school. Angry parents stormed the school on July 17 but...
  • Student rape: Bangalore police chief fails to explain his transfer 2 days ago

    Two weeks after a 6-year-old girl was raped in her school premises in Bangalore, Police Commissioner Raghavendra Auradkar has been transferred. The police chief, however, said that he cannot explain why he was transferred. The move also raised question whether it was a face-saving move by the Karnataka government. ...
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  • Badaun rape case: CBI to seek DNA test of victims' clothes 3 days ago

    Having failed to exhume the bodies of Badaun rape victims for a fresh autopsy, CBI will be sending their personal belongings and vaginal swabs for DNA analysis at a laboratory in Hyderabad. CBI sources said the clothes and a few other personal belongings of the victims were collected by the agency from the family members on...
  • Student rape: Bangalore Police Chief R Auradkar transferred 2 days ago

    Bangalore: Two weeks after a 6-year-old girl was raped in her school premises in Bangalore, the city police chief Raghavendra Auradkar has been transferred on Monday. Auradkar has been moved in view of the deteriorating law and order situation in the city. Karnataka Chief Minister K Siddaramaiah cleared the transfer...
  • Bangalore rape case; stir continues, ABVP workers clash with police 3 days ago

    Bangalore: Protests over alleged rape of a six-year old girl turned violent on Monday as ABVP activists clashed with police in front of the public school, where the incident happened, leading to a lathicharge. After heated arguments, ABVP activists who besieged the Vibgyor High School, which is facing public anger for...
  • CBI struggles to exhume Badaun victims' bodies 3 days ago

    Badaun: Heavy rains have continued to hamper efforts to exhume the bodies of the two minor girls who were allegedly raped and then hung from a tree in May. Meanwhile, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has recorded the statement of doctors who conducted the first post-mortem and found that...
  • Bangalore rape case: Child pornography found in laptop seized from the accused 3 days ago

    Bangalore: The Bangalore police on Sunday arrested a school's skating instructor in connection with a six-year-old girl's rape case. Police said that a laptop seized from the accused also contained child pornography. The 30-year-old accused who will be produced in the court on Monday had worked in another school earlier, which...
  • CBI yet to exhume Badaun victims' bodies, crime scene reconstructed 4 days ago

    Badaun: Heavy rains are hampering efforts to exhume the bodies of the two minor girls who were allegedly raped and then hung from a tree in May. Meanwhile, the Central Bureau of Investigation has begun reconstructing the crime scene, tying the hangman's noose from the tree where the incident took...
  • Mindless media coverage of Bangalore school child rape causing trauma to other parents, says a concerned mother 6 days ago

    My phone has been ringing and I think one more person will ask some stupid question or give his opinion on why did I send my son to that school. Yes, I admit that my son is going to the same school. And is it a fault for undergoing such...
  • Bangalore school rape case: Parents to protest again, boycott school 6 days ago

    Bangalore: The Bangalore school where two staff members allegedly raped a 6-year-old class 1 girl student remains shut for the day on Friday as agitated parents plan another round of protests. They have decided to boycott the school for now. On Thursday angry parents had stormed the school but the management...
  • Couple arrested over rape, harassment charges 6 days ago

    A 35-year-old man and his wife have been arrested in connection with a rape case in Indore, with the man being held for allegedly raping wife of one of his friends, police said. The accused, identified as Arjun Soni, was arrested for allegedly raping a woman, last year on the day of...
  • UP registers 55% rise in rape cases in 2013 1 week ago

    Under the Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party government, Uttar Pradesh has recorded a steep rise in the number of rape cases in 2013 as compared to the previous year. Per data tabled in the Rajya Sabha by Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju, while answering a question by Ramdas Athawale,...
  • CBI gets hold of one of Badaun rape victim's slippers July 15, 2014

    The version given by the families of the two Badaun rape victims about the chain of events has not convinced CBI as it came to light that they withheld the elder sister's slippers, which she apparently wore at the time of the crime, from the probe team. CBI sources said they...
  • JSCPCR deplores rape of 13-year-old girl July 13, 2014

    The Jharkhand State Commission For Protection of Child Rights (JSCPCR) on Sunday strongly deplored Swang Gulgulia Dhoura village incident in Bokaro, where a 13-year-old girl was raped on the diktat of the self-styled panchayat head on July 8, and demanded stringent punishment against the culprits. The Chairman of the JSCPCR, Roop Laxmi Munda said a two-member...
  • Badaun rape case: CBI conducts polygraph test on victims' family July 8, 2014

    New Delhi: CBI on Monday carried out lie detector test on the fathers of the two cousin sisters from Badaun in Uttar Pradesh who were allegedly raped, killed and their bodies found hanging from a tree even as the victims' family objected to the move of the agency. CBI sources said...
  • Delhi: 3 men gang-rape 17-year-old girl after befriending her in pub June 24, 2014

    New Delhi: A 17-year-old girl, who had gone to a pub in West Delhi with a female friend, was allegedly drugged and molested by a youth and then gang-raped by three other men who had rescued her from the molester in the first place, police said on Tuesday. The three men...
  • CBI conducts polygraph tests on family and accused in Badaun rape case June 24, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation started conducting polygraph tests in the Badaun gangrape case on Tuesday. Nine people, including the parents of the victims as well as the accused, will be undergoing polygraph tests. The CBI will be testing both versions in the case. Two minor girls were found hanging...
  • PMO deputes minister to study facts in rape case against Nihal Chand June 20, 2014

    New Delhi: The Prime Minister's Office on Friday intervened in the rape case against Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilisers Nihal Chand. The PMO has also deputed a senior leader to study the facts of the case. The case dates back to 2011, when the woman was allegedly sexually abused...
  • Rajendra Rathore defends Union minister Nihal Chand, calls him innocent June 20, 2014

    Defending Union Minister Nihal Chand Meghwal from an alleged rape case, Rajasthan Health Minister Rajendra Rathore on Thursday said the BJP MP from Sriganganagar was victim of Congress conspiracy. Terming Nihal Chand as innocent, Rathore said the woman had lodged the case during Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot's tenure and the Jaipur...
  • Badaun rape case: Court nod for lie detection tests June 20, 2014

    A local court on Thursday gave permission to CBI to conduct lie detection tests on all the five accused in the alleged rape and murder of two Dalit cousins in Badaun district last month. "Passing the order on an application moved by CBI, Additional District Judge SN Tripathi said the court...
  • As Trinamool sends 5 MPs to Khandwa, party criticised over 'politicisation of rape' June 19, 2014

    Besides questioning the efficacy of West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress sending five of its MPs to Madhya Pradesh to enquire into a rape case, women activists here are appalled at the selection of two women MPs in the delegation who had earlier passed snide remarks against a rape victim. Peeved by...
  • Modi should not just speak but act: Congress June 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Accusing BJP of adopting double standards on issues of crime against women, Congress on Monday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should "not just speak but act" by ensuring the resignation of his Union minister Nihalchand Meghwal in connection with a case of alleged rape. It also...
  • UP: Rapes cases being reported a routine, says DGP June 12, 2014

    DGP of Uttar Pradesh AL Banerjee said that the number of rape cases being reported in UP are routine. "Such incidents happen all the time. Every year such cases are reported. That is why you have the police machinery. Police is there because such law and order situations exist," he...
  • CBI takes over Badaun rape case, files an FIR June 12, 2014

    The CBI on Thursday registered a first information report (FIR) in Badaun rape case, officials said. Two teenaged girls were allegedly raped and later hanged from a tree May 27 in Katra Sadatganj village of Uttar Pradesh's Badaun district, causing a national uproar. "We have registered an FIR in the alleged Badaun...
  • India must protect its women; don't politicise rape, says Modi June 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday that India should respect and protect its women, breaking his silence on a crime wave that included the rape and hanging of two girls two weeks ago. In his first speech to Parliament since a dramatic election victory last month, Modi promised...
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  • India shamed globally over cases of crime against women June 4, 2014

    The rape and murder of two teenaged sisters in Badaun, a minor raped and killed in Bangalore, rape at gunpoint in Mumbai, an attempt to rape a judge in Aligarh - rising incidents of crime against women have caused outrage not just in India but across the world. A WTTC...