India News | Written by Ketki Angre, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Thursday April 2, 2015
A large group of furious villagers today blocked roads near Delhi today as they protested against the rape of a five-year-old and demanded that the child be urgently moved to a private hospital in
India News | Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Wednesday April 1, 2015
A panchayat or village council in Haryana allegedly settled a rape complaint by ordering villagers to beat up the accused man with shoes, instead of reporting him to the police.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian (With inputs from Reuters) | Tuesday March 17, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday that he was "deeply concerned" about the rape of an elderly nun in West Bengal and the demolition of a church under construction in Haryana, amid protests for the better protection of women and religious minorities across the country.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday March 17, 2015
The rape of a 72-year-old nun in West Bengal's Ranaghat rocked Parliament this morning. As lawmakers from the opposition and treasury benches attacked the Mamata Banerjee government in the state, asking why no arrests have been made yet, Union minister Venkaiah Naidu said this was not a matter to score political "brownie points".
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian (with agency inputs) | Tuesday March 17, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed deep concern over the rape of a 72-year-old nun in West Bengal and an attack on a church under construction in Haryana. He has sought a report immediately.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 11, 2015
A Dalit woman was allegedly kidnapped and then gang-raped by six men in Roopgarh village, the police said on Tuesday.
India News | Thursday March 5, 2015
A teenager in Haryana who was allegedly gang-raped last month is believed to have committed suicide.
India News | Monday February 9, 2015
Five days after a woman's naked, half-eaten body, with sticks and stones inserted in her, was found in Haryana's Rohtak, the police arrested eight men today and alleged that they had confessed to gang-raping and killing her.
India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday February 9, 2015
A mentally-challenged woman's savage rape and murder in a town 80 km from Delhi has spurred comparisons to the 2012 Delhi gang-rape.
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday February 8, 2015
The brutal gang rape and murder of a mentally challenged woman in Haryana's Rohtak has sent shockwaves across the town. A week after the gruesome incident, civil society members and notable faces from the city joined hands with the family to take part in a candle light vigil to demand justice. Police say they are investigating the case and that the...
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday December 8, 2014
Delhi Police on Monday questioned an official of global taxi company Uber in connection with the rape of a 25-year-old working woman in the national capital.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 23, 2014
A man has been sentenced to 10 years of imprisonment by a local court for raping a 17-year-old girl last year.
India News | 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.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday February 7, 2014
A jawan of the Indo Tibetan Police (ITBP) was arrested for allegedly raping a college student, police said today in Rewari in Haryana.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 17, 2013
Rape-accused Narayan Sai was, on Monday, brought to the ashram of his father, the self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, at the outskirts of the city as part of the investigation into the cases against him.
India News | Edited by Diana George | Wednesday December 11, 2013
Narayan Sai, the 41-year-old son of spiritual leader Asaram Bapu, has confessed to raping a woman who lived at his father's ashram or retreat house in Surat, says the city's police. Incorrect, said his lawyer.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 1, 2013
A minor girl was allegedly gang-raped by three youths at Rajana Khurd village of Jind district yesterday, police said.
India News | NDTV.com | Thursday August 29, 2013
In 2012, a 16-year-old girl in Haryana's Karnal district was abducted and gang-raped in a moving car while she was walking to school. Three weeks later, the two men who had gang-raped the teen, raped and killed her mother, says the police.
India News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday August 29, 2013
The 17-year-old sits in the courtyard of the small home where she lives with her father and four younger siblings. On a wall nearby, a date is etched. It appeared on the day her mother went missing in 2012; she was found dead in a canal nearby two days later. Doctors confirmed she had been raped before she was killed.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday August 27, 2013
The Supreme Court today said that a compromise between a rapist and the survivor cannot be used to reduce the sentence for the convict.
India News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday August 26, 2013
When she was 16 and on her way to school in her village in Central Haryana, she was raped, allegedly by two men in August 2012.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday August 4, 2013
A woman in Haryana was gang-raped allegedly by two men who offered her lift to a religious function in their vehicle, police said today. The accused have been arrested.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 25, 2013
Giving major relief to former Haryana minister Gopal Goyal Kanda's aide Aruna Chadha, the Delhi High Court on Thursday dismissed the charges of abetment of rape and unnatural sex against her in airhostess suicide case.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 22, 2013
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday issued notice to police on a plea of Haryana's former minister Gopal Goyal Kanda's employee Aruna Chaddha against the framing of fresh charge of abetment of rape against her in the Geetika suicide case.