Tag: Rape

Over 4.5 lakh entries in 'sexual offenders' database, NCRB to maintain record

New Delhi: In a first, the government on Thursday came out with a National Database on Sexual Offenders (NDSO), containing a list of 4.5 lakh convicts with photos of about 3.5 lakh of them available. The offenders face charges of rape, gangrape and eve-teasing. The database, which was rolled out by the Ministry of Home […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
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Masked youth rapes minor girl in Delhi

New Delhi: A minor girl, who had gone to relieve herself, has been sexually assaulted by an unknown masked youth in the national capital, police said on Thursday. According to the police, said the incident occurred around 8.30 p.m on Wednesday night when the victim, 11, had gone to answer the call of nature near […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Judge arrested on charges of raping woman advocate

Hyderabad: The Hyderabad Police on Tuesday arrested a judge on the charge of raping a tribal woman advocate. P. Satyanarayana, a Junior Field Judge working in Suryapet town of Telangana, was arrested on a complaint by the victim, who alleged that he sexually exploited her with the promise to marry her, the police said. The […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Ayurvedic student kidnapped, raped for 4 days in Gurugram

Gurugram: A first-year student of an Ayurvedic college in Haryana’s Yamunanagar was abducted and allegedly sexually assaulted in Gurugram for four days by a man known to her, police said on Saturday. The victim’s family hails from Faridabad and they are currently living in Gurugram, while the girl was staying in a college hostel in […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Two arrested for rape-murder of Latvian woman in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram: Two men were on Thursday arrested on charges of raping and murdering a Latvian tourist who went missing from Kovalam last month, Kerala Police chief Loknath Behra said. Accused Umesh and Udayan are relatives and were working as unregistered tourist guides, the DGP told the media. Behra cautioned the media against reporting the woman’s […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Jammu woman accuses CRPF trooper of rape

Jammu: A woman has accused a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) trooper of raping her here in March, Jammu and Kashmir Police said on Sunday. “In the complaint lodged yesterday (Saturday) by the woman from Pooch district, she said she was ambushed by three CRPF troopers and was later taken inside a camp where one […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Swati Maliwal Ends 9-Day Fast After President Kovind Approves Death Penalty Ordinance

  New Delhi: Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) Chairperson Swati Maliwal on Sunday ended her nine-day fast after President Ram Nath Kovind approved an ordinance to provide death penalty to those convicted of raping girls below 12 years. Maliwal, 33, went on an indefinite hunger strike at Rajghat and refused to break it despite failing […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Kathua rape and murder: Two BJP cabinet ministers quit

Jammu: Two BJP ministers who had attended a rally in support of the accused in Kathua rape and murder case on Friday resigned from the Jammu and Kashmir cabinet led by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti. Sources in the know of the development said that after the Chief Minister demanded their resignation, Ministers Choudhary Lal Singh […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Film celebs unify in demanding justice for Kathua rape victim

Mumbai: Film stars, directors, singers and composers — the Indian film industry is unified in condemning the “barbaric” and “appalling” rape of a minor in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua district. They are “disgusted” by the silence of the government. Popular celebrities like Priyanka Chopra, Kamal Haasan, Karan Johar, Adnan Sami and Sanjay Dutt have demanded […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
AAP to 'gherao' PM's residence over Unnao, Kathua rape

New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will ‘gherao’ Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s residence here on Sunday over what it said on Friday was his silence on the rapes in Unnao and Kathua. Addressing the media, senior party leader Gopal Rai said the party would also launch a country-wide campaign after Sunday on rising attacks […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Dera violence: Haryana police summon sect committee members

Chandigarh: Haryana police have issued summons to 45 members of a committee of the Dera Sacha Sauda sect to appear before it regarding the violence that erupted following the rape conviction of the Dera chief on August 25, police sources said on Friday. Police sources said a hard disk, which reportedly contains details of transactions […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Tejpal charged with rape, other sections by Goa court

Panaji: A Goa court on Thursday formally framed charges against former Tehelka editor-in-chief Tarun Tejpal in connection with the rape of a colleague. North Goa’s Additional District and Sessions Court also asked for a status report on a petition filed by Tejpal before the Panaji bench of the Bombay High Court related to the forthcoming […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Delhi HC acquits 'Peepli Live' director Farooqui in rape case

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday acquitted “Peepli Live” co-director Mahmood Farooqui, accused of rape by an American woman, giving him benefit of doubt in the case. Justice Ashutosh Kumar set aside the trial court order convicting Farooqui and sentencing him to seven years jail in August last year. The court ordered Superintendent, […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Another 'godman' in trouble, young woman alleges rape

Jaipur: Rajasthan’s Kaushlendra Prapannacharya ‘Falahari’ Maharaj has run into trouble as a young woman allegedly raped by the self-styled godman reached Alwar and got her police statement recorded on Thursday, police said. The 21-year-old woman from Chhattisgarh claimed rape by the 70-year-old baba at his ashram in Alwar in Rajasthan on August 7. Her family […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Italian woman doctor raped by patient at out-of-hours surgery

Rome: A 51-year-old woman doctor was allegedly raped by a 26-year-old male patient at an out-of-hours surgery in Sicily, reports said on Tuesday. The female doctor was taken to hospital in Santa Marta di Acireale in a state of shock after the late-night attack at around 2.30 a.m. in the town of Trecastagni near Catania. […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021