Opinion | Brinda Karat | Saturday January 24, 2015
On January 22nd, the Madras High Court issued a show cause notice to the Tamil Nadu police. The case has not received the attention it should have. This is what it is about. A 16-year-old hearing and speech impaired girl is brutally gangraped. She ...
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday January 21, 2015
Polish prosecutors on Tuesday said they had petitioned a court to decide whether to extradite Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski to the United States for sentencing on charges that he raped a 13-year-old girl in 1977.
India | Written by Niha Masih | Sunday January 18, 2015
A constable was arrested today after a girl alleged that she was thrown off the roof of a police station in Badaun, Uttar Pradesh by him, police said.
India | Written by Niha Masih | Sunday January 18, 2015
Despite being assigned to a fast track court, the hearing into the decade-old Ashiana gang rape case could not progress for the second week in a row, thanks to an ongoing lawyers' strike in Lucknow. The case pertains to the alleged brutal gang rape o...
Cities | Monideepa Banerjie | Wednesday January 14, 2015
In West Bengal, a bus driver working for DAV School in Madhukunda in Purulia district has been arrested for allegedly trying to rape a four-year-old girl student.
India | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Sunday January 11, 2015
A-nine-year-old girl was allegedly raped and murdered in Bengal's Malda district on Saturday. The alleged rapist, 33 year old Karimullah Sheikh, has been arrested.
India | Reported by Niha Masih; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Sunday January 11, 2015
Veer Pal Singh Yadav, second of the two constables accused of raping a 14-year-old girl in Uttar Pradesh's Badaun, was today arrested from Bareilly. The arrest comes more then 10 days after the girl's family registered a complaint.
India | Niha Masih (with inputs from Agencies) | Tuesday January 6, 2015
One of the two constables accused of raping a 14-year-old girl in Uttar Pradesh's Badaun last week has been arrested.
Cities | Written by Alok Pandey, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Tuesday January 6, 2015
A 30-year-old woman from West Bengal was allegedly gang-raped by five men, in the emergency control room of the district collectorate, in Bihar's Muzaffarpur on Sunday night.
India | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra and Niha Masih, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Sunday January 4, 2015
Hours after two constables were dismissed for allegedly gang-raping a 14-year-old girl in Uttar Pradesh's Badaun district, Additional Director General of Police HC Awasthi revealed the identity and residential address of the girl while talking to the...
India | Written by Niha Masih | Friday January 2, 2015
Two policemen have been dismissed for allegedly gang-raping a 14-year-old girl in Uttar Pradesh's Badaun.
Cities | Written by Niha Masih | Friday January 2, 2015
Two policemen have been suspended in Uttar Pradesh for allegedly gang-raping a 14-year-old girl.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 27, 2014
A 13-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a youth whom she had befriended on Internet messaging application 'Whatsapp'.
Cities | Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday December 24, 2014
A college student in Chennai has alleged that she was raped by a man posing as a policeman. The girl has filed a police complaint in which she has said that she was with her boyfriend on Tuesday when the man stopped them at a checkpost and asked the ...
South | Maya Sharma | Sunday December 21, 2014
Four minor boys have been arrested for allegedly raping a 7-year-old girl in Kalburgi district in north Karnataka.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 20, 2014
An 18-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two of her acquaintances, who took her to a secluded place on the pretext of celebrating her birthday, police said today.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday December 17, 2014
A student of Class X in Tamil Nadu's Vellore district was arrested for the murder of an 11-year-old student of the same school. The girl's body was found on Tuesday. She had been sexually assaulted as well.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday December 12, 2014
An engineering college student was today arrested for allegedly trying to rape a six-year-old girl in the Nalgonda district of Telangana, police said.
Cities | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Wednesday December 10, 2014
A 15-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped in Palghar district on the outskirts of Mumbai on Tuesday evening.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 10, 2014
Amid growing global uproar against US-based taxi service company Uber, a former driver with the company has been charged with manslaughter in the death of a six-year-old girl when he rammed his car into the family as it was crossing a street last yea...
Cities | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas (with inputs from PTI) | Wednesday December 10, 2014
Three policemen, including two assistant sub-inspectors, in Ludhiana have been suspended for dereliction of duty after a 16-year-old rape survivor, who was set on fire last week, died this morning.
South | Written by Uma Sudhir | Monday December 8, 2014
At the age of 16, a student in Andhra Pradesh had endured three abortions. She died in a private hospital in Vjayawada in eastern part of the state in October.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday December 5, 2014
A rape complainant was allegedly set on fire by six people in Dhandari Khurd area of Ludhiana on Thursday. The 17-year-old girl who was rushed to a hospital is critical, the police said.
India | Agence France-Presse | Thursday December 4, 2014
Seven men have been arrested for allegedly gang-raping a teenage Indian girl visiting Nepal for a religious festival involving animal sacrifices, an official said in Kathmandu on Thursday.