India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 17, 2014
In fresh twists in the Badaun alleged gangrape case in which two girls were found hanging from a tree, CBI today said that the main eyewitness had failed lie detector test raising questions over his testimony.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With inputs from agencies) | Friday September 12, 2014
Union Minister Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik, who has been accused of rape and cheating by an actress, appeared before the police in Bangalore today in connection with the case against him.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday September 8, 2014
An FIR or police complaint alleging murder has been filed in the case of two schoolgirls who were found hanging from the ends of the same rope on a tree in Assam's Karimganj district on Thursday.
World | Agence France Presse | Sunday September 7, 2014
An Afghan judge on Sunday sentenced seven men to death for the gang-rape of four women in a case that has sparked nationwide outrage, with angry protests outside the court and proceedings broadcast live on television.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 7, 2014
Child marriage "is an evil worse than rape" and should be completely eradicated from society, a Delhi court has said while ordering registration of a case against a girl's parents for getting her married at a tender age.
India | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday September 4, 2014
Three men arrested in May after two teenaged girls were found hanging from a tree in a village in Badaun, Uttar Pradesh, have been granted bail by a local court.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday September 3, 2014
Controversial self-styled godman Nithyananda, facing trial in a rape case, has been directed by the Supreme Court to undergo all medical tests, including the potency test.
Cities | 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.
Cities | Written by Saurabh Gupta | 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.
India | Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Thursday August 21, 2014
Forensic tests have ruled out sexual assault in the infamous Badaun rape and murder case, in which two teenage girls were allegedly raped and then hanged from a mango tree in a village of Uttar Pradesh this May.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Two months after it began investigating the murders of teen cousins in Uttar Pradesh, the CBI says it has no evidence that the girls, aged 14 and 16, were raped before they were killed.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Police have registered a case against three inmates for allegedly assaulting another inmate in a government-run protection home in Muzaffarnagar.
India | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday August 18, 2014
In Bengal, the wife of a CPM worker was allegedly gang-raped, paraded and then killed. In his police case, the victim's husband has blamed men linked to the ruling Trinamool Congress, which has denied any involvement.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 17, 2014
In a bizarre case, a woman allegedly abetted her husband to 'rape' her neighbour and friend in her presence, in Bangalore.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 13, 2014
Goa government has incurred a "zero expenditure" so far on fighting a case against former Tehelka founder-editor Tarun Tejpal who is facing the rape charge.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 9, 2014
Punching holes in the claims of the 20-year-old Meerut girl, who was allegedly raped and forcibly converted, The Uttar Pradesh Police on Friday said she was operated for ectopic pregnancy at Meerut Medical College on July 23 and not in Muzaffarnagar ...
India | Sunetra Choudhury | Wednesday August 6, 2014
The five men accused of raping and murdering two teen girls in Badaun in Uttar Pradesh have passed lie detector tests, said sources in the Central Bureau of Investigation, which is handling the case.
India | Monideepa Banerjie (With inputs from agencies) | Monday July 28, 2014
A police case or FIR must be filed straightaway against parliamentarian Tapas Pal of Bengal's Trinamool Congress for threatening to have women relatives of Left workers raped, the Calcutta High Court said today. It also ruled that the Criminal Inves...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 26, 2014
Senior IPS officer Sunil Paraskar, who has been accused of rape by a city-based model, on Thursday filed an anticipatory bail application before the sessions court in Mumbai which granted him interim protection till July 31.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday July 21, 2014
After failing to exhume the bodies of Badaun rape victims for a fresh autopsy, the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI has now decided to send their personal belongings and vaginal swabs for DNA analysis at a laboratory in Hyderabad.