India News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Monday March 30, 2015
A court in Tamil Nadu's Tiruvallur district today confirmed the conviction of a private school teacher for molesting a class nine student in 2006.
Kolkata News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday March 28, 2015
A 15-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped on Saturday in West Bengal's Hooghly district, police said.
India News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Friday March 27, 2015
The Centre has rejected West Bengal government's request for a CBI probe into the rape of 72-year-old nun at Ranaghat in West Bengal nearly two weeks ago. Though no official reason has been cited, sources say the request has been turned down because ...
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 Abhishek Chakraborty | Friday March 27, 2015
Two men have been arrested in the case of an elderly nun who was raped earlier this month in Bengal, triggering angry protests across the country.
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 | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday March 26, 2015
A man who was part of a group that filmed themselves gang-raping two women and then posted the videos in WhatsApp has been arrested in Odisha.
Cities | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday March 25, 2015
A teen girl in Madhya Pradesh is in hospital after she was shot in the legs while trying to resist a group of men who abducted her and then tried to rape her.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday March 24, 2015
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will agree to be questioned by Swedish prosecutors in London over rape allegations, but only if he is given access to the investigation files, his defence said Monday.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday March 23, 2015
Bob Hewitt, 75, had pleaded not guilty to the two charges of rape and one of indecent assault, which were brought against him by three women in 2013.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 23, 2015
In the wake of recent attacks on churches and other minority institutions, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Sunday, that the government will take strong action against anyone found guilty for such acts.
India News | Peter Jordan | Saturday March 21, 2015
Your passing on has left an immeasurable void in our lives and now we have nothing more to look forward to from you.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday March 21, 2015
The chanting begins quietly but quickly swells, the sound echoing depths of suffering that the music might heal. "Help me, each day is difficult, help me overcome this suffering."
World News | Samuel G Freedman, The New York Times | Saturday March 21, 2015
Fraidy Reiss, who was coerced in her teens to marry a man she barely knew, runs the nonprofit group that helps women get out of arranged marriages and refocus their lives.
India News | Reported by Monideepa Banerjee | Saturday March 21, 2015
Two men were arrested by the police in connection with the death of 75-year-old widow in Burdwan, West Bengal on Wednesday.
Cities | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Saturday March 21, 2015
A senior IAS officer has been arrested by the Pune Police on charges of molestation and rape of four minors after a local corporator in Pune brought the allegations to the notice of the police. The officer, 58-year-old MH Sawant, Director General of...
Gurgaon News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday March 20, 2015
A 16-year-old American national was raped this week allegedly by a 21-year-old African man in a Gurgaon guesthouse. The girl has told the police that the man had befriended her on Facebook.
India News | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Friday March 20, 2015
The 72-year-old nun raped during an assault on a convent school in West Bengal last week left hospital today and flew out of Kolkata to an unknown destination.
India News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Friday March 20, 2015
The outrage over the 72-year-old nun's rape in West Bengal's Ranaghat is continuing, even after Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has ordered a CBI probe into the incident that took place last week.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday March 19, 2015
An Indian-origin man has been convicted for raping a woman in Britain nearly two years ago, after his DNA was linked to samples recovered from the crime scene, according to media reports on Wednesday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 18, 2015
The disrobed body of a 75-year-old woman inmate of an ashram was found today at Katwa, 60 kilometres from Burdwan, fuelling allegations of a second rape of a senior citizen in West Bengal in a week.
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday March 18, 2015
The West Bengal government has decided to hand over the probe into the rape of a 72-year-old nun last week to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). 10 people have been detained by the police but no arrests have been made so far.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday March 18, 2015
The National Human Rights Commission issued a notice to the West Bengal government regarding the rape of a 72-year-old nun in Ranaghat. The Vatican conclave's youngest cardinal and India's top bishop is already in Kolkata to visit the survivor, who i...