Tag: Woman

Dacoits loot valuables, set woman on fire

Athagarh: Panic gripped Indupur village under Athagarh police station limits in Odisha’s Cuttack district after three dacoits set a woman on fire after looting ornaments from her house in a broad daylight today. Reports said the three unidentified dacoits barged into the house of Milan Kumar Parida after climbing the roof of the house. They […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Two women trampled to death by elephant

Balasore: In a tragic incident, two women were trampled to death by a tusker at Godikhola village area near Panchalingeswar in Nilagiri. Another woman also sustained injuries in the attack by the pachyderm. The deceased and the injured person are all residents of Godikhola village. According to sources, the incident took place when four women […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Women ransack liquor shops in Cuttack

Cuttack: Protesting against illegal liquor sale at Baigana slum in Kathojodi Vihar, over 100 locals, including women, ransacked two illegal liquor units here on Friday morning. According to reports, some youths of the slum sustained injuries in a tussle with the liquor seller on Thursday night. Following the incident, the locals staged a dharna in […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Rajkumar Hirani accused of sexual assault, he denies

Mumbai: Filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani has been accused of sexual assault by a woman who worked with him in his 2018 film “Sanju”. He has denied the allegation. According to a HuffPost India article on Sunday, the woman claimed that Hirani sexually abused her on more than one occasion over a six-month period between March and […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Is normal delivery possible after caesarean?

New Delhi: It is said that “once a cesarean, always a cesarean”. It is commonly believed that a woman who has undergone a c-section delivery will have to opt for the same method while giving birth to her next child. But medical experts are trying to dispel this myth. According to them, Vaginal Birth After […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Facebook engineer axed for stalking woman online

San Francisco: Even as Facebook announced plans to launch a dating service at its annual developers’ conference this week, media reports said that the social network had to fire one of its security engineers who allegedly abused his power to access information and stalked women online. The controversy came to light after the employee allegedly […]

  • 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
Woman claiming to be wife of Jatra actor Daitari Panda meets SP

Balasore: Latarani Panda, who is claiming to be the wife of Jatra actor Daitari Panda, met Balasore SP today alleging that she is yet to get justice as police have not yet taken any action against Panda even after 15 days have passed since she filed a complaint. She had registered a case in this […]

  • Thursday, 01 July 2021
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Half-burnt body of woman recovered from crematorium

Berhampur: The half-burnt body of a 29-year-old woman was recovered from a cremation ground at Pandia in Ganjam district while two persons were burning it in a suspicious manner, police said today. The death of the woman is being examined, police said. Police detained one of the two who were cremating the woman yesterday. The […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
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Kareena to endorse Craftsvilla Miss Ethnic contest

Mumbai: Online ethnic marketplace Craftsvilla.com has roped in actress Kareena Kapoor Khan as the face of Craftsvilla Miss Ethnic Contest. The “Heroine” star will crown the finalists of the contest, to be held in September. Craftsvilla Miss ethnic is a contest that seeks to acknowledge women, not only for their beauty, but also for their […]

  • Saturday, 26 June 2021
Woman, her unborn child die due to alleged negligence of doctors

Rourkela: Tension prevailed at Rourkela government hospital after a woman and her unborn child died due to alleged negligence of doctors in the government hospital here on late Friday night. The nine-month pregnant Bhama Kisan was brought to the government hospital at around 11 pm on Friday after she complained of labour pain and later, […]

  • Wednesday, 23 June 2021
Body of woman with throat slit found near Khurda

Khurda: Body of a woman with her throat slit was found near Tikatala on Khurda-Bolangir Road of national highway-57 under Begunia police limits of Khurda district today. On being informed senior police officials reached the spot and have started an investigation. As per reports, the deceased has been identified as Diptimayee Sethi of Bhoisahi in […]

  • Tuesday, 22 June 2021
NHRC officer gets 7-year jail term for raping woman

New Delhi: A senior officer of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) was sent to seven years in jail by a court here for raping a woman by concealing his marital status and marrying her.

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
Woman gang raped, killed

New Delhi: A 30-year-old woman, who was reported to be missing since Friday morning, was gang raped by her friend and his associates who later killed her and dumped her body in a Delhi Development Authority nursery early Saturday, police said.

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
Boy student alleges sexual harassment by College Principal

Dhenkanal: Amid concerns of public over the safety of women and girl child in the State, an incident has come to fore from Dhenkanal district where a boy student of a residential college was allegedly sexually harassed by the head of the institution. The matter sent shockwaves in the area after the student knocked the […]

  • Friday, 04 June 2021