Stalking

  • Making stalking criminal offence hurried decision: Delhi court 02-03-2014 09:56 AM

    New Delhi: Making stalking a non-bailable offence after December 16, 2012 gangrape case was a hurried decision as several facets were missed out, a Delhi court said seeking a mechanism in place to look into the matter. The observation was made by the court of Additional Sessions Judge Kamini Lau...
  • R...Rajkumar's 'gandi baat': Bollywood glorifies stalking. Again. 07-12-2013 12:11 PM

    New Delhi: Our filmmakers do not seem to get the message despite a rise in acid attacks by rejected lovers and obsessive harassment when a woman requests that her privacy be respected. Film after film, the woman's 'no' has been translated by the lead man to mean 'yes' through some...
  • Delhi: Women helpline gets over 2 lakh calls in 4 months 17-05-2013 02:35 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi government's 181 helpline for women in distress, which was launched in the wake of the December 16 gangrape, has received over two lakh calls in the last four-and-half months. Officials said most of the calls received by the round-the-clock help line were related to stalking, eve-teasing,...
  • Tamil Nadu: Jilted lover hacks woman to death 09-04-2013 01:55 AM

    Dharmapuri: In a shocking incident, a 23-year-old man on Monday hacked a woman to death when she refused to marry him, at a bus-stand in Dharmapuri, police said. The two had an affair while studying at college but the woman's parents had objected to the relationship and asked her to...
  • Stalker kills girl's father, attacks her mother 03-04-2013 11:26 PM

    Nagpur: In a shocking incident, a man shot dead a professor whose daughter he had been stalking for some time. The professor was shot dead early on Wednesday morning. The man also attacked the girl's mother with an iron rod. She is said to be in a critical condition. The...
  • Indian-origin man stalking Facebook founder 09-02-2011 09:24 AM

    Boston: Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has obtained a restraining order against an Indian-origin man, who was allegedly stalking the billionaire CEO and his family and asking for financial assistance for his ailing mother. In the restraining order, a judge has ordered Pradeep Manukonda, 31, to remain at least 300 feet...
  • 70-yr-old woman stalks 79-yr-old man 12-02-2007 01:25 PM

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