India News | Edited by Sugam Singhal | Friday March 27, 2015
The Bengal government's request for the country's premier investigating agency, the CBI, to handle the case of the elderly nun who was raped at the convent where she lived near Kolkata has been rejected, according to the Press Trust of India.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday March 26, 2015
A suspect has been arrested in the rape of a 72-year-old nun at a convent school in West Bengal two weeks ago.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Wednesday March 25, 2015
How low would a person have to sink to seek a 'cut' from the money being handed over to a rape survivor? Vinod Bhosale, an official from the Women and Child Welfare department, no less, could have the answer to that question. He was caught red-han...
India News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Tuesday March 17, 2015
Julio Ribeiro, former Mumbai Police Commissioner, said on Monday that he feels like he is on a hit list following the spate of attacks on churches and Christians across the country in the last few months.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 7, 2015
A village farmer from Ganeshpuri has been arrested on alleged charges of repeatedly raping a 30-year-old married woman in Thane, police said today.
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Friday December 19, 2014
Vijay Chougule, the district chief of the Shiv Sena in Navi Mumbai, has been accused of rape by a 26-year-old woman. A case has been registered under section 376, 506 and other sections of the Indian Penal Code at the CBD Belapur police station.
Mumbai News | Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday December 17, 2014
Four hundred cops from the Mumbai Police along with two of its most flamboyant officers, Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria and ATS Chief Himanshu Roy, came together at the premiere of 'Daughters of Mother India' a film that chronicles that aftermath o...
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday December 11, 2014
Uber, the popular app-based cab sharing service, finally stopped booking in Delhi on Tuesday as heat mounted on the company following the rape of a woman passenger allegedly by one of its drivers. The crackdown on other web-based cab operators spille...
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday December 10, 2014
Uber General Manager Sailesh Sawlani was today attacked by a member of the Swabhimani Sanghtana outside the Maharashtra Transport Commissioner's office in Mumbai. Mr Sawlani was not harmed as the traffic police personnel intervened in time.
Mumbai News | 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.
India News | Ketki Angre | Tuesday December 9, 2014
The government's decision to ban Web-based taxi services has come as a shock to Parvez Ahmad, a cab driver in Delhi and the only earning member in a family of eight. After this decision, Parvez suddenly finds himself unemployed.
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday December 9, 2014
Days after a young woman was raped allegedly by an Uber cab driver in New Delhi, the Mumbai Police has decided to conduct a mammoth exercise all through December in which all 44,500 taxi drivers in the city will undergo background checks.
Opinion | Swapan Dasgupta | Wednesday December 24, 2014
Swapan Dasgupta on sense of entitlement of Mumbai's beautiful people
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday October 30, 2014
The local tailor who was arrested for the ruthless rape and murder of a 12-year-old in Baiganwadi, Govandi, has shown no signs of remorse for his crime, Shivaji Nagar police revealed. In fact, in an act of perversion, the accused was in the first row...
Assembly | Reported by Saurabh Gupta (with inputs from Agencies) | Saturday October 11, 2014
Senior NCP leader and former Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil has sparked a major controversy for saying that an MNS leader jailed for rape could have waited for the assembly elections to get over before committing the alleged crime.
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday September 2, 2014
Right to life, dignity, or justice means little when one lives on the pavement. And this was brought home yet again to this family in suburban Borivali, who lost their little daughter to a sexual predator two days ago.
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday September 2, 2014
The question has come to the fore after two cases of sexual assault on minor girls, both pavement dwellers, were reported from the neighbouring suburbs of Kandivali and Borivali.
Mumbai News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta | Monday September 1, 2014
A five-year-old girl was raped and murdered in Borivali in north-west Mumbai in the early hours of Sunday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 27, 2014
Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police Sunil Paraskar, accused of rape and molestation by a city model, was suspended on Tuesday.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 26, 2014
The Maharashtra Home Department has proposed the suspension of Deputy Inspector General Sunil Paraskar, who has been accused of raping a model.
Mumbai News | Friday August 22, 2014
The lawyer of the model who has accused senior IPS officer DIG Sunil Paraskar of rape and molestation has moved a Mumbai Sessions Court to cancel the anticipatory bail granted to Mr Paraskar.
Mumbai News | Reported by Imtiaz Jaleel; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Saturday August 2, 2014
The Shiv Sena today, in an editorial, came out in support of a senior police officer in Mumbai, accused of rape by a 26-year-old model, alleging that it had become "a fashion to create sensation by charging someone for rape and molestation".
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday July 29, 2014
Deputy Inspector General of Police Sunil Paraskar was questioned by Mumbai Police's Crime Branch for four hours today in connection with the rape and molestation complaint filed against him by a 26-year-old model.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Monday July 28, 2014
The 26-year-old model who had accused Deputy Inspector General (Protection of Civil Rights Unit) Sunil Paraskar of rape has been given police security after she complained that she has been receiving threatening calls to get her to withdraw the case.