Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 5, 2014
Showing immense courage, a 19-year-old girl resisted a rape bid and escaped by putting up a brave fight against the three men who abducted her and took her to a nearby forest area.
India | Written by Ketki Angre | Thursday June 5, 2014
After almost two months of quiet protests in Delhi, angry men and women from Bhagana in Haryana marched towards the Parliament street police station shouting slogans against the police attempt to forcibly evict families from Jantar Mantar.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 4, 2014
Taking strong exception to the killing of a woman who resisted the attempt of rape by militants in Meghalaya, the Centre today sought a report from the state government and asked it to punish those involved in the crime.
India | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Sunday May 11, 2014
In her statement to the Sub-Divisional Magistrate, recorded at the hospital, the victim stated that when she resisted the rape attempt, the enraged men set her on fire.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 5, 2014
Four persons have been arrested for allegedly murdering a 40-year-old woman who had resisted their attempt to rape her in Uttam Nagar of West Delhi on March 29, police said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 4, 2014
A 19-year-old youth was arrested for allegedly attempting to rape a blind girl at Purbasthali village of Nasratpur's Dangapara area, police said today.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday February 1, 2014
A woman, who was set ablaze by four men after she resisted rape attempt here three days ago, died at a hospital, police said.
Cities | Anurag Dwary | Wednesday September 11, 2013
When a 23-year-old nurse accidentally encountered the man accused of trying to rape and murder her on a local train in Mumbai, she could not contain her rage.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 30, 2013
A 16-year-old girl was burnt alive allegedly by her neighbour after she resisted his attempt to rape her at Kairana Town in Shamli district.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 4, 2013
A class X student was allegedly raped by her tuition teacher at his home, prompting her to reportedly attempt suicide by consuming acid on Thursday, police said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 20, 2013
Expressing serious concern over the molestation bid on a foreign tourist in a hotel in Agra yesterday, Uttar Pradesh government today accepted the need for an inspection of all hotels and rest houses, where such incidents have taken place.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Wednesday March 13, 2013
With a 24-hour deadline looming, a Group of Ministers or GoM headed by Finance Minister P Chidambaram is racing against time as it meets today to attempt a consensus on the proposed anti-rape law.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 17, 2013
Close on the heels of rape and murder of a six-year-old girl in Subhash Nagar area in Ghaziabad, a man was arrested today for allegedly attempting to rape a minor in Sahibabad locality of the district.
Cities | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Tuesday January 8, 2013
A 15-year-old girl who was set on fire near Allahabad on Sunday after she resisted a rape attempt continues to be in critical condition, doctors attending to her have said. The man who allegedly tried to rape her was arrested by the police last night...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 27, 2012
A man has been sentenced to 10 years in jail by a Delhi court for kidnapping and trying to rape a three-year-old girl, residing in his neighbourhood.
Cities | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Thursday December 27, 2012
Draft charges were framed in the murder case of 25-year-old lawyer Pallavi Purkayastha in a Mumbai court today. An additional section of attempt to rape was invoked against the suspect apart from murder and trespassing.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday December 19, 2012
The men accused of brutally raping a medical student in a moving bus in Delhi on Sunday have now also been charged with attempt to murder by the Delhi Police, and with destruction of evidence and robbery. Four of the six men have been arrested, inclu...
Cities | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday December 19, 2012
The Delhi Police has added the charge of attempt to murder against the accused in the gang-rape of a medical student in the Capital on Sunday. Last night, the police added three fresh charges against the accused. They include destruction of evidence ...
South | Press Trust of India | Friday October 26, 2012
A college student was killed when she resisted a rape attempt by a five member gang while her male friend suffered serious injuries when he tried to take them on at nearby Kattumannar Kovil in Chidambaram, around 240 kms from state capital Chennai.
India | Edited by Janaki Fernandes | Friday October 12, 2012
After 19 rapes have been reported in his state in just one month, Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda has finally announced measures that he says will check crime against women. Among them, a crime-against-women cell and an attempt to ensure...