India News | Friday July 24, 2015
The Uttar Pradesh government has recommended a CBI inquiry into the death of a witness in a rape case against spiritual guru Asaram Bapu.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 21, 2015
A teenage girl was allegedly gang-raped in Kadar chowk area in Uttar Pradesh's Badaun by three persons, including the son of a Samajwadi party leader, police said on Monday.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Sunday July 19, 2015
The husband of the woman who has accused senior police officer officer Amitabh Thakur of raping her has said there was no political pressure on them to file the case.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday July 16, 2015
On July 10, insurance agent Kripal Singh was shot in the back, not far from his home in Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanpur. A day later, he died of spinal injuries, becoming the latest victim in the Asaram Bapu rape case. Before dying, he named his attackers.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 16, 2015
Ahmedabad Crime Branch has started investigations into a letter received by the police that threatened two women police officers who had probed into the alleged rape case against self-styled godman Asaram Bapu.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 16, 2015
A crucial witness in the rape case against the self-styled godman Asaram has been provided with police security, four days after one of the witnesses in the case was shot dead. Nine witnesses in the case have been attacked so far.
India News | Reported by Nikita Niraj Arora; Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday July 13, 2015
The police in Maharashtra have admitted that a 17-year-old rape survivor in Jalna town was raped again because she was sent as bait to catch her assaulters. The police officers involved in the botched operation are being investigated.
India News | Reported by Kamal Khan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday July 13, 2015
Amitabh Thakur, a senior police officer in Uttar Pradesh, has described as "political vendetta" the Lucknow police registering a rape case against him hours after he had filed a complaint against Mulayam Singh Yadav, who is chief of the ruling Samajwadi Party.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 12, 2015
A key witness in the rape case against self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, was shot dead by unidentified attackers in Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanpur district on Friday night. It was the ninth attack against witnesses in the case.
India News | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Saturday July 11, 2015
A key witness in the rape case against self-styled godman Asaram Bapu was shot at in Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanpur on Friday, making it the ninth attack against witnesses so far.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 4, 2015
While a court in Gandhinagar has been awaiting framing of charges in the alleged rape case involving self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, the Rajasthan High Court in Jodhpur has refused to allow him to go to Gandhinagar.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday July 2, 2015
Days after a Tamil Nadu judge ordered mediation between a man convicted for rape and the woman he sexually assaulted when she was just a teen, the Supreme Court has come down hard on attempts to find a compromise in such cases, declaring it "against the dignity of women."
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 28, 2015
The framing of charges against self-styled godman Asaram in a rape case could not be taken up on Saturday as the judge was on leave.
Chennai News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Wednesday June 24, 2015
A man found guilty of raping a 15-year-old orphan in Tamil Nadu has been asked to meet his victim by a judge of the Madras High Court who said "alternate dispute resolution is gaining momentum in the West."
India News | Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty (with inputs from PTI) | Thursday June 18, 2015
A man believed to be the main accused in the sexual assault of a 72-year-old nun during an attack at a convent school in West Bengal last year has been arrested.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday June 17, 2015
Greenpeace India has apologized unconditionally for mishandling in cases of alleged rape and sexual harassment of its staffers. The organisation also said that its delay in response was probed by the Greenpeace International, its global head office based in Amsterdam.
Telangana News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 24, 2015
In a twist to the rape and murder case of the 15-year-old tribal girl in Telangana's Ranga Reddy district, the police claimed that the complainant father, was himself the culprit.
Blog | Namrata Kasabe (as told to NDTV.com) | Tuesday May 19, 2015
Aruna Shanbaug would sometimes scream when we entered her room. She was very afraid, says Namrata Kasabe, nurse at KEM Hospital.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Monday May 18, 2015
Aruna Shanbaug, a Mumbai nurse who was raped in 1973 by a ward boy at the hospital she worked in, has died after being in a coma for 42 years. She was 68.
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Saturday May 16, 2015
Aruna Shanbaug, the Mumbai nurse who was raped by a hospital staff member in 1973 and has been in coma ever since, is in a critical condition.
India News | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday May 14, 2015
Spiritual leader Asaram Bapu, in jail for nearly two years over charges of rape, turned to sarcasm today when asked about an attack on a key witness against him - the sixth till now.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 9, 2015
The two prime accused in the gangrape of a septuagenarian nun at Ranaghat in Nadia district of West Bengal have been arrested by the CID from Sealdah station, a senior official of the investigating agency said in Kolkata on Friday.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday May 7, 2015
A new law to try juveniles between 16 and 18 years as adults in serious crimes like rape and murder is a step closer to enactment with the Lok Sabha passing it today.
Mumbai News | Written by Nikita Niraj Arora | Friday May 1, 2015
A factory worker has been arrested for allegedly raping a 5-year-old girl last week in Mumbai's Antop Hill area.