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India | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 6, 2014
Two days after the arrest of a thief for the murder of software professional Esther Anuhya, an officer from Mumbai Police today met her father in Andhra Pradesh and apprised him about the probe.
Cities | MiD-DAY.com | Wednesday March 5, 2014
Chandrabhan Sanap, the accused in the Esther murder case, has revealed that his original scheme only involved theft, not attempted rape or murder.
India | Reported by Yogesh Damle, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday March 3, 2014
The police have arrested a 28-year-old man in the rape and murder of young software engineer Esther Anuhya, whose decomposed and burnt body was found in a swamp near a major highway on the outskirts of Mumbai on January 16.
India | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Tuesday February 18, 2014
A day after Goa Police said they had enough proof to charge him with raping his colleague, Tehelka founder Tarun Tejpal rubbished the chargesheet, arguing that it was a part of "political vendetta."
India | NDTV.com | Monday February 17, 2014
The Goa police have told a court that there is enough evidence that Tehelka founder Tarun Tejpal admitted to raping his colleague at a five-star hotel in November. In its charge-sheet filed before a magistrate, police cited proof that Mr Tejpal "admi...
Cities | Saurabh Gupta | Monday February 17, 2014
A woman constable was allegedly molested by her male colleague at the Nagpada police hospital in Mumbai today.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday January 29, 2014
A woman politician in Maharashtra has generated shockwaves with a comment that women are to be blamed for rape too.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 25, 2014
City police have arrested the watchman of a housing society for allegedly raping a 28-year-old dance teacher in Powai in suburban Mumbai.
Cities | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday January 25, 2014
A 25-year-old woman who was returning home after dining out with a friend was allegedly sexually assaulted by a security guard of her apartment building in Mumbai on Friday, the police have said.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday January 24, 2014
The father of 23-year-old Esther Anuhya, who was found dead in a swamp near a major highway on the outskirts of Mumbai, has sought an appointment with Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde. Jonathon Anuhya and his family members are enraged over the slow...
Cities | mid-day.com | Monday January 13, 2014
A 27-year-old fashion designer, who was lured to Dubai with dreams of professional success, was forced into prostitution and repeatedly raped over 25 days
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 12, 2014
One more person wanted in connection with the alleged gang-rape of a 26-year-old woman dancer from Mumbai was arrested by the police in Hyderabad today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday January 10, 2014
A female dancer from Mumbai, who had alleged that she was raped in the city while she was in Hyderabad to perform for New Year's eve celebrations, is being examined, a senior police officer said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 9, 2014
The Hyderabad police will probe the the incident of an alleged rape of a dancer from Mumbai who was in the city to perform for New Year's eve celebrations.
Cities | Mid-day.com | Tuesday December 31, 2013
Everyone wants to ring in the New Year on a 'high', but it's essential to stay within the limits of the law.
Cities | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Friday December 27, 2013
A sessions court in Mumbai today gave life imprisonment to a man who raped a Spanish woman in her apartment at knife-point in Mumbai's Bandra a year ago.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 19, 2013
A cabin crew member working with Air India was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly repeatedly raping a girl under the pretext of marrying her, police said.
India | Associated Press | Monday December 16, 2013
The phones were ringing nonstop in the tiny, windowless office in downtown New Delhi, with urgent appeals from desperate women.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday December 5, 2013
Time magazine has listed what it calls "India's Rape Epidemic" as the ninth top world news story of 2013.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 28, 2013
A 50-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping his daughter for nearly 11 years and fathering a child with her, police said today.