Sexually Assaulted

  • Government school headmaster, teachers sexually assault 4 minor students 21-04-2014 06:17 PM

    Four minor girls of a government school were allegedly sexually abused by the headmaster and two teachers of the institution at Bagri, 70 kms from Pali district, police said on Monday. Headmaster Jagdish Prasad and teachers Narendra Garg and Sanjay Kumar allegedly sexually abused the girls, about a fortnight ago,...
  • Asaram sexual assault case: Prosecution completes arguments in Jodhpur court 21-04-2014 05:27 PM

    The prosecution on Monday completed its arguments in the case of alleged sexual assault of a teenage girl by self-styled godman Asaram Bapu. "We completed our arguments today... The defence will cross-examine the girl on April 25," said public prosecutor RL Meena. He said examination of the girl was completed...
  • Reply in 4 weeks why Tejpal shouldn't get bail: SC to Goa government 21-04-2014 11:26 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has issued a notice to the Goa government on Tehelka Founder-Editor Tarun Tejpal's bail plea in the rape and sexual assault case against him. The apex court has asked Goa to reply in four weeks on why Tejpal should not be given bail. Tejpal had...
  • Sexual assault case: Tejpal seeks information on expenses to prosecute him in rape case 19-04-2014 12:56 PM

    Tehelka Founder Editor Tarun Tejpal who has been chargesheeted for raping a junior woman colleague in Goa last year has sought information under Right to Information (RTI) relating to the money spent on the entire exercise of investigating and prosecuting him in the case. Tejpal has filed an application in...
  • IT firm manager sexually assaults female employee, arrested 18-04-2014 09:26 PM

    The manager of an IT company here was on Friday arrested for allegedly molesting a female employee, police said on Friday. M Jha was arrested after the victim lodged a complaint, police said. Jha's company is located in Sector 127. Police said Jha was being interrogated and other employees of...
  • Young women see sexual assault as normal: US study 17-04-2014 01:21 PM

    Many girls who are sexually assaulted may not see themselves as victims, according to a new US study that found most young women do not report acts of sexual violence because they regard them as "normal". Sociologist Heather Hlavka at Marquette University, US analysed forensic interviews conducted by Children's Advocacy...
  • Men, Mulayam and misuse of women-centric laws 14-04-2014 02:06 PM

    He didn't know me but he cried over the phone like a 10-year-old when he spoke to me. He said, "Didi my only mistake was being in a relationship with her for a year. My friends told me she has several other partners and I started distancing myself. Thus began...
  • Sexual assault case: Tejpal moves SC seeking bail after HC's refusal 10-04-2014 07:48 PM

    Founder editor of Tehelka magazine Tarun Tejpal who has been charged with allegedly raping a junior female journalist colleague during an event in Goa, has moved the Supreme Court seeking bail. "The bail plea was filed yesterday before the Supreme Court," his advocate Sandip Kapoor told on Thursday. The Goa...
  • Sexual assault case: Tejpal permitted to meet ailing mother on Thursday 02-04-2014 02:57 PM

    A local court on Wednesday allowed Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal, accused of raping his woman colleague, to meet his ailing mother on Thursday. Fast track court judge Vijaya Pol, while allowing the application filed by Tejpal, put several conditions which he will have to abide to meet his mother...
  • Man gangrapes woman for nine months with associates, jailed for 30 years 01-04-2014 11:16 PM

    A man, who repeatedly sexually assaulted a woman by confining her for nine months and gangraped her with his two associates, has been sent to jail for 30 years by a Delhi court. The court held Uttar Pradesh resident Shiva guilty of gangrape, rape, wrongfully confining the 30-year-old, causing hurt...
  • Court reserves order on Tejpal's plea to meet his mother 29-03-2014 11:33 PM

    A local court on Saturday deferred its order till April 2 on plea of Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal, who is in jail in rape case, seeking to meet his ailing mother twice a week at his North Goa residence. Tejpal, who is accused of raping his colleague in a...
  • AAP candidate Shailendra Singh, 3 associates allegedly rape woman over an year 27-03-2014 10:42 PM

    A woman has filed a complaintalleging that Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate fromGuna-Shivpuri Lok Sabha seat Shailendra Singh Kushwaha andthree office bearers allegedly raped her at least three timesover a period of more than a year, the police said in Gwalior on Thursday. AAP Madhya Pradesh State Secretary Akshay Hunkareached...
  • Jaipur Development Authority demolishes part of Asaram's ashram from government land 25-03-2014 11:49 PM

    Jaipur Development Authority removed encroachments, including part of an ashram of self-styled godman Asaram, from a government land at Goner road in Jaipur. The land was encroached for Asaram's ashram and a team on Tuesday removed the portion of the ashram from the land, official sources said. The authority had...
  • Asaram admitted to hospital after he complained of insomnia, bodyache 20-03-2014 10:21 PM

    The controversial self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, who is facing charges of sexual assault, was admitted to Ayurveda hospital here following complain of insomnia and body ache, on Thursday. "He has been suffering from 'Anant Vaat' and was finding it difficult to move his body. We have started his treatment through...
  • Madhya Pradesh: Woman allegedly raped, paraded naked in village 20-03-2014 10:16 AM

    Sanchi: In a shocking incident in Madhya Pradesh, a 22-year-old woman was allegedly raped and paraded naked in a village near Sanchi. The accused had allegedly raped the woman two days ago and warned her against revealing the incident. When the complainant spoke out, the accused reportedly entered her residence...
  • Asaram sexual assault case: Bike-borne assailants throw acid at 2 witnesses 17-03-2014 08:02 AM

    Two unidentified men in Surat on Sunday threw acid at one of the witnesses in the rape case against the self-styled godman Asaram, police said.This is a third attack targeting a witness in the rape cases against Asaram and his son. "A witness in the rape case against Asaram has...
  • Bombay HC rejects Tarun Tejpal's bail plea, Goa court permits him to meet his mother 14-03-2014 12:54 PM

    Panaji: The Goa bench of the Bombay High Court has rejected Tehelka founder-editor Tarun Tejpal's bail plea in the sexual assault case. This even as a Goa court granted permission to Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal, currently in jail on rape charge, to meet his ailing mother. Tejpal had moved...
  • Tehelka sexual assault case: Goa court to hear Tejpal's bail plea today 14-03-2014 12:08 PM

    New Delhi: The bail plea of founder of the Tehelka magazine Tarun Tejpal, accused in a sexual assault case, will come up for hearing at a Goa court on Friday. The order of the court is expected at 2.30 pm. Tejpal was arrested in November 2013 and charged with rape...
  • Tarun Tejpal moves plea to meet mother in hospital 14-03-2014 12:25 AM

    Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal, currently in jail on charges of raping a colleague, moved a plea before the court on Thursday to permit him to visit his ailing mother who is in a hospital in Panaji. The application along with attached copies of Tejpal's mother's medical certificates was submitted...
  • Tribal school superintendent, husband arrested for sexual assault of minor girls 11-03-2014 08:09 AM

    Police on Monday arrested a residential school's superintendent and her husband, who were absconding in connection with alleged sexual abuse of minor girls at the facility in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur district. Neeta Naag, superintendent of the Kanya Ashram (residential school for tribal girls) in Dhanora village of the naxal-affected district, was...
  • Husband of girls' hostel superintendent molests 2 inmates, wife hushes up case 10-03-2014 08:18 AM

    Superintendent of a girls' hostel in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur district has been arrested in connection with alleged molestation of two minor inmates, police said on Sunday. The in-charge collector of the district Kartikeya Goel said that Neeta Nag, who is superintendent of the hostel located at Dhanora village has been detained,...
  • Superintendent of Kanya Ashram, her husband booked for sexually assaulting two girls 08-03-2014 09:32 PM

    Two minor girls of a residential school in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur district were allegedly subjected to sexual abuse by husband of its superintendent over past few months, police said on Saturday. Police have booked the superintendent of Kanya Ashram, located in Dhanora village, and her husband in this connection. "A case...
  • Trial in sexual assault case against Asaram from March 19 06-03-2014 09:07 PM

    The in-camera trial in the sexual assault case against controversial self-styled godman Asaram Bapu will begin at the District and Sessions Court in Jodhpuron March 19, with the victim deposing on March 25. "We submitted the list of 58 witnesses in the court on Thursday for evidence. The trial will...
  • Sexual assault case: Court to hear Tejpal, CBI's applications on March 21 06-03-2014 03:57 PM

    A local court on Thursday fixed the hearing on four different applications filed by Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal, accused of sexually assaulting a junior woman colleague, and the Crime Branch to March 21. The Fast Track Court ordered that it will hear the three applications by Tejpal and an...
  • 5 boys gangrape 14-year-old tribal girl, 3 arrested 05-03-2014 01:06 PM

    A 14-year-old tribal girl was allegedly gang-raped by five youths, who also attacked her cousin brother at Ghoghardih village in Chhattisgarh's Jashpur district. Three of the accused have been arrested in the case, police said. The minor school girl was gang-raped by five youths- Shyam Naagwanshi, Pintu Paikra, Munna Kumar,...
  • 61-year-old Indian arrested in US for sexually harassing co-passenger 04-03-2014 12:38 PM

    Washington: A 61-year-old Indian national has been arrested in the US on charges of sexually assaulting a fellow woman passenger aboard a domestic flight. Devender Singh, who lives in Baton Rouge, was arrested on Sunday by the FBI after the plane arrived in Newark. He appeared in New Jersey Court...
  • Tarun Tejpal's bail plea hearing begins in-camera 04-03-2014 12:25 PM

    Panaji: The Bombay High Court on Tuesday began in-camera hearing on the bail petition of Tehelka Founder Editor Tarun Tejpal, accused of sexually assaulting a woman colleague in a lift of a star hotel in Goa. The single bench of justice U V Bakre agreed for the in-camera hearing of...
  • Sexual assault case: Bombay HC to hear Tejpal's bail plea today 04-03-2014 09:24 AM

    Panaji: The Bombay High Court in Goa on Tuesday is expected to hear former Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal's bail plea. The Court on February 18 had postponed the hearing of Tejpal's bail plea, while seeking a copy of the chargesheet filed by the Crime Branch a day earlier. Tejpal is...
  • Sexual assault case: Court denies bail to Asaram for the third time 28-02-2014 11:24 PM

    The sessions court here on Friday rejected the bail petition of self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, arrested in a rape case. Judge G K Upadhyaya said that a bail could not be given at this stage as the charges were of "serious nature". This is the third time Asaram has been...