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-na...
Cities | 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.
Cities | 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.
Cities | 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.
Cities | 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 ...
World | 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...
Tamil Nadu | 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 all...
Cities | 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 for...
World | 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 arrest...
World | 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 yea...
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 w...
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.