India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 27, 2016
Jammu and Kashmir High Court today reserved orders on a public interest litigation which had sought a judicial probe into the alleged Handwara molestation incident that led to widespread protests, resulting in death of five persons.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 19, 2016
One person has been arrested in connection with an alleged molestation case of a girl in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara, an incident that triggered a cycle of violence for past one week in North Kashmir.
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Jatin Gandhi | Sunday April 17, 2016
The girl, whose alleged molestation led to a wave of violence and police firing on protestors in Handwara and other parts of north Kashmir, recorded her statement on Saturday evening before a magistrate and said she was not molested.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Saturday April 16, 2016
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today visited Kupwara, where she met the family of the 15-year-old boy who died in police firing on Friday. The mother of the girl, whose alleged molestation triggered the fresh wave of unrest in the Valley this week which cost has 5 lives, has said she is being illegally detained by the police.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday April 9, 2016
Stunning new details have emerged of ex-House speaker Dennis Hastert's molestation of boys as young as 14, a precipitous fall from grace for a man once second in line to the presidency.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 22, 2016
The Delhi High Court today issued notice to a woman who had accused Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Kumar Vishwas of molesting her, while hearing his plea against lodging of an FIR in the matter.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 17, 2016
Delhi Police today informed a court in New Delhi that an FIR has been lodged on a complaint against AAP leader Kumar Vishwas by a party volunteer alleging sexual harassment and insulting her modesty.
India News | Edited by Raija Susan Panicker | Wednesday March 16, 2016
A police case has to be filed against Kumar Vishwas, high-profile leader of the Aam Aadmi Party, for allegedly molesting a party volunteer, a court in Delhi ruled today, according to news agency Press Trust of India.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 9, 2016
Taking suo motu cognizance of violence during Jat quota agitation in Haryana, the state Human Rights Commission today issued notices to authorities concerned seeking their responses even as it said it had not received any complaint regarding alleged rape and molestation in Sonipat during the turmoil.
Mumbai News | Vijay Kumar Yadav, Mid-Day | Wednesday March 2, 2016
A 26-year-old girl from Manipur who was assaulted, molested, kicked and dragged by her hair in Santacruz in public, found no sympathy or assistance from onlookers or even the local police, who ignored her request for an FIR and merely registered a non-cognisable offence (NC). Even in that complaint, the officer on duty made no mention of molestatio...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday February 29, 2016
Submitting a status report on the alleged Murthal gang-rapes, the Haryana government today told the Punjab and Haryana High Court that no such rapes or incidents of molestation were reported from Haryana's Sonipat district during the recent Jat agitation.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 24, 2016
A Delhi court today reserved for March 16 its order on a plea seeking registration of an FIR against Aam Aadmi Party leader Kumar Vishwas for allegedly molesting a party volunteer.
Others News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday February 23, 2016
A 14-year-old from Uttar Pradesh was shot dead on Monday allegedly by a man who tried to sexually harass her, the police have said. The accused, who had reportedly been stalking her for some time, has been arrested.
Mumbai News | Vijay Kumar Yadav, mid-day.com | Monday February 22, 2016
A 22-year-old unemployed man, whiling his time away in the Metro Cinema subway by leering at women who were walking past him, was in for a rude shock on Saturday when he was caught by the 53-year-old mother of a student he had molested 22 days ago.
India News | Reported by Sidharth Pandey, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday February 10, 2016
The controversy around the re-appointment of noted environmentalist Dr RK Pachauri in a newly created post in TERI grew today, with a second woman reiterating accusations of molestation and some TERI students refusing to accept degrees from him.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 28, 2016
The Delhi High Court today dismissed a plea of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Somnath Bharti seeking contempt action against the police officials for not filing their reply before a trial court in a case of alleged molestation of some African women during his purported midnight raid in 2014.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 25, 2016
Janata Dal (United) lawmaker Sarfaraz Alam, who was arrested for allegedly abusing couple on train from Dibrugarh to Delhi, was granted bail on Sunday.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 22, 2016
A woman journalist has accused an Uber cab driver of molesting her while she was on her way from Delhi to Noida on Wednesday night. The cab driver has been arrested.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 12, 2016
One person has been arrested for allegedly molesting a Nigerian woman on a moving autorickshaw late night on Friday in Delhi, the police said today.
Mumbai News | Written by Tejas Mehta | Monday January 11, 2016
Early Sunday morning, four youngsters with brooms in their hands hit the streets of Thane city in Maharashtra. And then for seven hours on a holiday, all they did was to clean the dirty roads.
India News | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie | Monday January 11, 2016
A woman traveling on an Indigo flight from Kolkata to Delhi has accused a co-passenger of molesting her. A case has been registered based on her complaint.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 8, 2016
St Stephen's principal Valson Thampu, who has been under attack for months for allegedly shielding a professor accused of molesting a research scholar, today asserted that supporting the teacher is the most "heroic" thing ever done by him.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 8, 2016
A JNU professor, who was sacked last month for allegedly harassing a foreign scholar researching under him, has been booked for molestation after the university took the matter to police.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 7, 2016
The Bombay High Court today directed four young men accused of molestation and attempted murder to sweep public roads once a week for six months while scrapping the case against them.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 9, 2015
Crimes like rape and molestation have witnessed almost a three-fold increase in the metropolis since 2010-11 raising questions over safety of women, children and senior citizens, according to a survey conducted by a city-based NGO.
Kerala News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Monday November 30, 2015
Days after a journalist from Kerala VP Rejeena went public with a first-hand account of alleged sexual exploitation of children in Madrasas, filmmaker Ali Akbar has also spoken out about his experience at a madrassa where he has claimed students were abused and assaulted.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 20, 2015
St Stephen's Principal Valson Thampu today said he is willing to workout the logistics for completion of PhD of the research scholar who had alleged that she was sexually harassed by her guide and the principal had shielded the accused professor.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 1, 2015
The Delhi government has transferred 26 women nurses posted at Tihar prisons hospital following a complaint by a doctor that she was molested by an inmate, a move that has not gone down well with the nurses.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 31, 2015
A Delhi court today dismissed the plea of controversial Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) lawmaker Somnath Bharti seeking further probe in the case of alleged molestation of some African women during his purported midnight raid last year.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 30, 2015
A court today fixed December 1 for consideration of the supplementary chargesheet filed by Delhi Police against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Somnath Bharti in a case of alleged molestation of African women during his purported midnight-raid last year when he was the law minister.