India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 7, 2015
A missed call has spelt disaster for a family in an interior village, several kilometres away from in Siliguri, with the father committing suicide in the wake of alleged sexual torture of his school-going girl by a group of youths.
India News | Written by Uma Sudhir | Wednesday July 8, 2015
On a complaint, a child rights body in Telangana raided a house in Hyderabad on Wednesday morning. What they found inside drove them to tears.
Hyderabad News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 8, 2015
A 19-year-old girl was allegedly tortured by her father and stepmother for several months in Hyderabad, police said today.
Cities | Alok Pandey | Monday December 30, 2013
In October, the story of a 15-year-old girl from Jharkhand, who was rescued by an NGO from South Delhi's Vasant Kunj area, beaten, abused and traumatised by her employer shocked the city. The employer, Vandana Dhir, a senior executive with a multi-national company, was arrested and the girl sent to hospital with torture marks all over her.
Delhi News | Edited by Nadim Asrar (with PTI inputs) | Thursday October 3, 2013
A Delhi court will tomorrow hear the bail plea of a 50-year-old multinational woman executive, arrested for allegedly assaulting and illegally confining a teenaged girl working as a domestic help in her house.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday July 26, 2013
A six-year-old girl was allegedly tortured and harassed for some months by her aged guardian couple at Udayampalayam area in the city, police said.
Ghaziabad News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday May 16, 2013
A Delhi University student was allegedly sodomised and had dogs set upon him for his friendship with a girl whose father allegedly got his henchmen to torture him, police said today.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 25, 2012
As the nation seethes with anger over the gang-rape and torture of a para-medical student in Delhi, a 19-year-old girl, who was repeatedly stabbed by her jilted lover, lost her three-day battle for life in Mumbai on Tuesday.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday September 18, 2012
The police have arrested a 25-year-old woman from Dharavi for the physical torture of her three-year-old daughter. Now in hospital, the severely abused girl said her mother would inflict cuts on her body with a hot knife and often thrash her.
South | Written by Uma Sudhir; edited by Shamik Ghosh | Thursday July 5, 2012
A six-year-old girl was allegedly brutally tortured after being sold to a couple in Tadepallegudem in West Godavari district in Andhra Pradesh. The girl was found with her hands burnt, her right thigh bone fractured and injuries to her head. She has been moved to a private hospital this evening and is reportedly critical.
World News | Associated Press | Sunday May 6, 2012
The in-laws of a child bride who became the bruised and bloodied face of women's rights in Afghanistan have been sentenced to 10 years in prison for torture, abuse and human rights violations. The plight of 15-year-old Sahar Gul captivated the nation and set off a storm of international condemnation when it came to light in late December. Gul's hus...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 30, 2012
The bodies of a three-year-old girl, her mother and grand-mother were found hanging in a house, police said on Thursday. Before taking the extreme step, 27-year-old Kirthika had written letters to Salem Assistant Police Commissioner and Inspector alleging that she could not put up with her husband and his family's torture and has decided to end the...
Mumbai News | NDTV Correspondent | Monday February 6, 2012
The grandparents of the seven-year-old girl, who was battered by her stepmother, are expected to arrive in Mumbai this week. The police will decide whether the custody of the girl should be given to her grandparents. Meanwhile many NGOs have come forward to help the child. She is currently battling her trauma at a government- run hospital with her ...
World News | The Associated Press | Monday January 2, 2012
A 15-year-old Afghan girl severely tortured for months by her in-laws in an attempt to force her into prostitution will be sent to India for medical treatment, an Afghan official said on Monday. Sahar Gul's mother-in-law and sister-in-law were arrested and her husband was being sought, said Interior Ministry spokesman Sediq Sediqi.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 8, 2011
After being on the run for seven years, a Chinese man surrendered for raping a 13-year-old girl as he could not stand the "torture in his soul", a media report said. Li Guohua had developed a relationship with his landlord's daughter around seven years back. He was 19-years-old at the time.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 26, 2011
An 11-year-old girl from Tamil Nadu, working as a maid in an advocate's house at Aluva, died due to alleged torture following which the police registered a case for murder and arrested the advocate and his and his wife.There were several wounds on her body, including burns, which were two to three weeks old, Aluva SP T Vikram told PTI.The wounds go...
Cities | mid-day.com | Tuesday April 13, 2010
Controversies have regularly plagued this varsity. On Monday, a Jamia Milia University student staying at a girl's hostel near Batla House filed a police complaint alleging physical and mental assault by the hostel owner.