Woman

  • Noida: Wife, daughter found dead at home after man's death in accident 2 days ago

    Noida: A day after the charred body of a man was found in a car, his wife and daughter were found dead in their house in Noida on Sunday. The police discovered their bodies while investigating the man's death. The bodies have been sent for postmortem and the police are...
  • Delhi: Body of a woman found in Narela 2 days ago

    New Delhi: A highly decomposed body, suspected to be of a woman, was found from a field in Narela area of Outer Delhi on Saturday evening, police said. "The body, which seems to be of a women in her 30's, was found in a field in Narela. The body is highly...
  • Lucknow: Police confirms rape of 25-year-old woman 3 days ago

    Lucknow: Postmortem report of the 25-year-old woman whose mutilated dead body was discovered in the Mohanlal Ganj area of Lucknow on Thursday has confirmed rape, police said on Friday. Taking note of the crime, Lucknow Additional Director General of police, Sutapa Sanyal said that investigations are underway to nab the perpetrators. "The...
  • Probe ordered against top woman cop for not paying rent 4 days ago

    A probe has been ordered against a female deputy superintendent of police (DSP) for allegedly refusing to pay house rent for nearly two years to her landlord in Chhattisgarh's Raigarh district. Rewti Tikam Patel, a native of Janjgir-Champa district complained against police officer Puja Agrawal for allegedly not paying house rent for about 22 months during...
  • Woman's fingers chopped off by 'dowry-demanding' husband 4 days ago

    New Delhi: A 24-year-old woman's four fingers were chopped off when her husband, who had allegedly been demanding dowry, tried to stab her at her mother's residence in east Delhi's Mandawali area on Thursday. The attack happened at around 1 pm when Sonam Verma, a mother of two-year-old, went to her...
  • Woman sets herself on fire at Delhi police headquarters gate 1 week ago

    New Delhi: A 40-year-old woman, who was apparently miffed at the behaviour of her younger sister, allegedly tried to self immolate at the main gate of Delhi police headquarters near ITO here this evening. According to police, the incident took place at 4:15 pm when Sushila reached the police headquarters main...
  • Watch: Heart-stopping moment a pregnant woman is caught on film jumping from a burning building into a waiting crowd July 14, 2014

    That was a narrow escape. Whew. A pregnant woman was filmed jumping from the first storey of a burning building in Turkey into a crowd waiting below with sheets and pieces of cardboard. The woman is in a hospital but in good condition. The fire in South St. Louis saw a...
  • Watch: You shouldn't miss this '40s jazz-inspired cover of Britney Spears' 'Womanizer' July 14, 2014

    Sultry lyrics, smooth vocals and a smoky, perfect piano. Re-imagined by American pianist and a darling of YouTube videos Scott Bradlee, this cover of Britney Spears' 2008 hit 'Womanizer' has been sung by Cristina Gatti. Here is the jazz version of the song, followed by the original. Which one do...
  • Delhi: BSES official held for raping woman in hotel July 13, 2014

    New Delhi: An assistant manager with Delhi power discom BSES was on Sunday arrested for raping a 20-year-old woman at gun-point inside a hotel after luring her on the pretext of a job interview, police said. The woman made a call to the police control room (PCR) at 2.16 p.m. and...
  • Jharkhand: To seek revenge, panchayat allegedly orders rape of teen girl July 11, 2014

    Bokaro: In a horrific incident, a Panchayat in Bokaro is alleged to have ordered the rape of a 14-year-old tribal girl. The minor girl's family claimed that the teenager was allegedly raped because her brother had been accused of misbehaving with a female neighbour. They said that the panchayat instructed some...
  • Hollywood actor Richard Gere in Leh for Dalai Lama's discourses July 7, 2014

    Leh: Hollywood actor Richard Gere is in Leh, the main town of the mountainous district of Ladakh in Jammu and Kashmir, to attend to Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama's discourses, event organisers said Monday. He will also participate in the highly venerated Kalachakra (Wheel of Time) ceremony for world...
  • First look: Henry Cavill looks impressive as Superman in 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice' July 4, 2014

    The first look of Henry Cavill in Superman costume in 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice' was released on Twitter. The Superman's look has been released nearly two months after director Zack Snyder tweeted the first look of Ben Affleck as Batman. The picture shows Henry wearing his signature...
  • 'An Unmarried Woman' writer-director Paul Mazursky dies July 2, 2014

    Reuters: Paul Mazursky, the writer and director behind such Oscar-nominated films as "An Unmarried Woman" and "Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice," has died in Los Angeles. He was 84. Mazursky, who also co-created "The Monkees" television series, died on Monday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center from pulmonary cardiac arrest, said...
  • Pak woman burnt to death after rejecting marriage proposal June 29, 2014

    Lahore: A young woman has been burnt to death by her suitor after she rejected his marriage proposal in Pakistan's Punjab province. The incident took place in Toba Tek Singh district when the suspect visited the residence of the victim with his marriage proposal, according to the girl's family members. The proposal...
  • Indian-origin woman honoured with international radio award June 25, 2014

    Melbourne: An Indian-origin woman in Australia has been honoured with an international radio award for her documentary exploring family and domestic violence. Manpreet Kaur Singh won the Silver medal at the New York Festival's International Radio Programme Awards this year for her documentary feature 'The Enemy Within'. Manpreet works as an executive...
  • Tamil Nadu: Woman held for murder of granddaughter June 23, 2014

    Dharmapuri: A 55-year-old woman was today arrested near here for allegedly murdering her granddaughter, police said. Police said the woman's daughter, who was already having a daughter, had delivered another baby girl in March last year and the infant reportedly fell ill and died on April 13. The body was buried the...
  • Minor girl raped, newly married woman gang raped in AP June 20, 2014

    Rajahmundry: A 12-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a youth while a newly married woman was allegedly gang raped by two persons in separate incidents in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, police said today. The incidents took place last night and no arrests have been made so far, they said. The...
  • Dispute between two communities in Meerut turns violent, one injured June 20, 2014

    A dispute between two communities turned violent here and also led to firing by one of the parties in which a woman was injured on Friday. Five people have been taken into custody following the incident on Thursday night in the Lisadi gate area, police said, adding that a police contingent...
  • Woman waits for husband missing since Uttarakhand tragedy June 19, 2014

    A woman is still waiting for the return of her husband, who went missing in the flash floods in Uttarakhand though a year has passed since then. "My heart says he will return soon," says 40-year-old Snehalata, who got separated from her husband Dwarikanath Panda in the devastating floods. The couple and...
  • Mahila Congress workers climb barricades in protest against rape accused MoS Nihal Chand June 18, 2014

    New Delhi: After the woman who accused MoS Nihal Chand of raping her three years ago alleged that she was receiving threats, Mahila Congress workers on Wednesday headed to the BJP headquarters in New Delhi and held vociferous protests. In view of the zealous protests, Delhi Police barricaded the Ashoka...
  • Woman constable alleges harassment by inspector June 17, 2014

    A woman police constable in Muzaffarnagar has alleged she was harassed by a police inspector with officials saying that an inquiry has been ordered into the matter. According to SP (city) Sarvan Kumar, the woman constable made the allegation on Monday against Inspector Ranvir Tomar. The woman constable has charged that...
  • Dalit teenager burnt alive in Sayla town of Gujarat June 16, 2014

    Rajkot: A 15-year-old Dalit girl was burnt alive allegedly by eight people in Sayla town of Gujarat's Surendranagar district, police said here today. The victim, Chandrika Parmar, was burnt alive in the Ambedkar Nagar area of Sayla town in Surendranagar district by Motibhai Sunera and seven others, police said. "The girl was...
  • MP: 10 men including husband gangrape woman, parade her naked June 16, 2014

    In yet another shocking incident, a woman was allegedly gangraped by 10 men including her husband and relatives. She was paraded naked and was forced to drink urine in front of her minor son. The incident took place in Khandwa district of Madhya Pradesh. ...
  • Badaun: Policeman's son, three others gangrape a 32-year-old woman June 15, 2014

    Badaun: Three men allegedly abducted and gangraped a 32-year-old woman in the Bisauli area in Badaun, Uttar Pradesh. One of the suspected was the son of a police officer. Police said that the victim was abducted on Friday after she went out to buy medicines. She was released on Saturday after...
  • Indian Overseas Bank contributes to women empowerment June 14, 2014

    Woman empowerment has been vital for India's progress and development and the Indian Overseas Bank has been a catalyst in woman growth by introducing self health groups and cooperative societies for rural women. ...
  • Police arrest 2 persons on charges of raping a 32-year-old woman June 14, 2014

    Two persons, who along with three others had allegedly gang raped a 32-year-old woman in the village Alipur Nagla Mev in the district on Tuesday, have been arrested, police said on Thursday. Shakru and Shibbo, both residents of Alipur Nagala Mev under Koshi Kalan police station, were arrested while hunt was...
  • 32-year-old woman found murdered in Shivrajpur, police suspect rape June 14, 2014

    A woman was found murdered with her throat slit open and clothes disheveled in Shivrajpur area of the district, police said on Friday. "The blood-soaked body was found in a field with its saree mussed up. The identity of the victim is not yet known. We are estimating that she aged...
  • Suspended police inspector declared absconder in woman professor's suicide case June 11, 2014

    A local court has declared a suspended police inspector, charged with abetting suicide of a woman professor, as an absconder. Judicial Magistrate First Class APS Chouhan's court issued the order on Tuesday declaring the suspended inspector, Upmanyu Saxena, as an absconder after police informed that he could not be traced despite...
  • 30-year-old man allegedly rapes Malaysian woman June 8, 2014

    A 30-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping a Malaysian woman who was in Jaipur on a business trip. This latest shocker comes just days after a class 8th student was allegedly raped by her neighbour in Jaipur and set herself on fire. ...
  • Bangalore: Man rapes IT professional, case registered June 7, 2014

    Bangalore: An IT professional from Jharkhand has been allegedly raped in Bangalore on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday. The survivor said that a man entered her room at a PG accommodation around 3 AM. She said that she was robbed off money first and then raped. "Yes. We have...