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15-Aug-2017 Chandigarh

Returning from I-Day function, minor raped in Chandigarh

The Chandigarh Police have registered a case of rape after a complaint from a girl that she was sexually assaulted by a man while returning home after attending the Independence Day function at her school here on Tuesday, police said.The victim, aged 12-13...

10-Jul-2017

In 5 years, 277% rise in rape cases reported in Delhi

The number of rapes reported each year in Delhi has more than tripled over the last five years, registering an increase of 277 per cent from 572 in 2011 to 2,155 in 2016, according to data released recently by the Delhi Police.The year after the Nirbhaya...

03-Jul-2017 Lucknow

Two minor girls gang raped in UP

Five men gang raped two minor girls in Uttar Pradesh, police said on Monday. A manhunt is on to nab the accused.The girls, aged 14 and 15 years, were gang raped on Saturday night when they went out to answer nature's call in a field, the victims said in a...

20-Jun-2017 Greater Noida (UP)

Gurugram woman gangraped in moving car in NCR

A 35-year-old woman was picked up from Gurugram in Haryana and allegedly gangraped in a moving car. She was later dumped in Greater Noida area of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday morning, the police said.The assault took place in the National Capital Region, apparenetly...

07-Jun-2017 Gurugram

Auto driver held for Gurugram gang rape, child's murder

An autorickshaw driver hailing from Uttar Pradesh has been arrested for the gang-rape of a young woman and the killing of her infant daughter in Gurugram district in Haryana, police said on Wednesday.Gurugram Police admitted to lapses on the part of police...

17-May-2017 Srinagar

‘Abduction and Rape’, Shopian girl cries for justice

A family from South Kashmir’s Shopian district Wednesday staged a protest here in Srinagar alleging that culprits responsible for the ‘abduction and rape’ of their 16 years old girl are roaming free while police have been doing nothing to track them. Muhammad...

14-May-2017 New Delhi

NCW seeks fair, speedy trial in Haryana gang-rape case

Taking suo motu cognisance of a brutal gang-rape in Haryana -- reminiscent of the 2012 Nirbhaya gang-rape case in Delhi, the National Commission for Women has sought a fair and speedy trial in the case, its Chairperson Lalitha Kumaramangalam said on Sunday."We...

13-May-2017 Chandigarh

Nirbhaya-like brutal gang-rape, murder in Haryana, 2 arrested

In a savage gang-rape reminiscent of the 2012 Nirbhaya incident, a young woman from Haryana's Sonepat district was abducted and brutally raped and murdered, with her head and face smashed with a blunt object and crushed under the wheels of a vehicle. Two...

08-May-2017 New Delhi

Ensure no parole for convicts : Bilkis Bano

Gujarat gang-rape survivor Bilkis Bano on Monday said that after 15 years of indescribable struggle she is preparing for a new beginning after last week's court ruling, and urged that the 11 men convicted by the court should not be granted parole.She hailed...

05-May-2017 New Delhi

Four years after Nirbhaya case, women still feel unsafe in Delhi

Over four years have passed since the 2012 brutal gang rape of a para-medical student in Delhi that shook the collective conscience of the country. But, for many women, the national capital is yet to instil a sense of security in them.With sexual predators...

05-May-2017 New Delhi

Nirbhaya : Flashback to the dark night of Dec 16, 2012

Nirbhaya and her male friend had just finished watching American survival drama "Life of Pi", little knowing that their own lives will change forever after moving out of the south Delhi theatre on the cold and dark night of December 16, 2012.As the 23-year-old...

02-Apr-2017 Bhubaneswar

Physically challenged girl raped inside temple

A physically challenged minor girl was allegedly raped by a youth inside the premises of Lord Jagannath temple in Odisha's Baripada, police said on Sunday.According to police, the incident took place on Friday night when the temple was deserted.Gurucharan...

12-Mar-2017 New Delhi

Woman gang-raped in flat, jumps off balcony to escape

A young woman was allegedly gang-raped by five persons, including one known to her, here on Sunday and she finally escaped by jumping off the balcony of the first floor flat, police said.Joint Commissioner of Police Ravindra Yadav said the incident took...

09-Mar-2017 Kolkata

Kolkata woman raped inside beauty parlour, two arrested

Two men were arrested for allegedly raping a young woman inside a beauty parlour in Kolkata, the city police said on Thursday."The prime accused, Raj Kumar Mondal, and his accomplice Amal Mondal were arrested for allegedly raping a young woman after calling...

09-Mar-2017 Kolkata

Three arrested for raping minor girl in Bengal

Three persons were arrested for allegedly raping a juvenile girl in West Bengal's West Midnapore district, police said on Thursday."Three youth allegedly asked a young girl out and later raped her at a nearby empty field in West Midnapore district's Belda...

07-Mar-2017 Kalpetta (Kerala)

Six youths held for raping seven Kerala orphanage girls

Six youths were on Tuesday arrested for raping seven school girls, who are inmates of an orphanage near here, police said.Statements of the victims -- students of Classes 8 and 9 -- were recorded by a magistrate earlier in the day.Speaking to IANS, a Kalpetta...

25-Feb-2017 New Delhi

Six held for gangrape in Delhi

Delhi Police arrested six youths in connection with gang raped with a third year student of Delhi University in Faridabad.Police said on Saturday that the incident came to light on February 18 after the victim, 20, a student of PGDAV collage here in Nehru...

01-Feb-2017 Islamabad

Teenager raped, murdered in Karachi

A 17-year-old girl was raped and strangled to death in Pakistan's Sindh province , officials said.The body was recovered from an under-construction house in Surjani area in the suburbs of Karachi, Dawn reported on Wednesday. A police surgeon confirmed...

16-Dec-2016 New Delhi

20-year-old woman raped in car in Delhi

A 20-year-old woman was raped in the national capital by a cab driver on the pretext of giving her a ride, police said on Friday. The driver has been arrested.The 30-year-old driver, identified as Aman, is a resident of the Moti Bagh slums in south Delhi....

15-Dec-2016 Budgam

Man gets lifer for raping and murdering two minor girls in Budgam

Court of Principal District and Sessions Judge Budgam has sentenced a man Kamal Jeet Singh alias Rinku son of Aya Sing, resident of Attina Beerwah area of Central Kashmir’s District Budgam for rigorous imprisonment for life for raping and murdering two minor...

31-Oct-2016 Kolkata

Two girls attempt suicide after rape, one dead

A teenage girl died and another was struggling for life as they attempted suicide after being allegedly raped by their male friends in West Bengal's Cooch Behar district, police said on Monday.One of the victims hanged herself on Sunday, while the other...

31-Oct-2016 Kolkata

Two girls attempt suicide after rape, one dead

A teenaged girl died and another was struggling for life after they attempted suicide after being allegedly raped by their male friends in Cooch Behar district of West Bengal, police said on Monday.One of the victims hanged herself on Sunday, while the...

30-Sep-2016 Shillong

School principal, teacher arrested for raping students

The principal and a senior teacher of a Kendriya Vidyalaya near here were on Friday arrested and sent to five-day police custody on charge of raping two minor students, police saidYogesh Joshi, 32, from Churu village in Rajasthan, and Deep Jyoti Das, 25,...

28-Sep-2016 Shillong

Man jailed for 10 years for rape in Meghalaya

A Meghalaya court has sentenced a man convicted of raping a minor school girl to 10 years rigorous imprisonment after a Fast Track Court had acquitted him.On November 30, 2011, Small Phawa raped the 14-year-old in a forested area after abducting her. The...

23-Sep-2016 Guwahati

Young woman raped in train in Assam, one nabbed

A youth was arrested in Assam's Tinsukia district on Friday on charge of raping a 20-year-old woman in a train while search is on for his two accomplices, police said.Police said the crime took place in the Tinsukia-bound Bangalore-Tinsukia Express on...

21-Sep-2016 Kollam (Kerala)

90-year-old widow raped in Kerala

In a shocking incident, a 90-year-old widow, who is a cancer patient, has been raped here in Kerala by a man who was armed with a knife, police said on Wednesday.The woman too told the media that the crime was committed by someone who knew the layout of...

20-Sep-2016 New York

How depression is linked to diabetes during pregnancy

Depression in early pregnancy more than doubles the risk of gestational diabetes, which, in turn, increases risk of postpartum depression six weeks after giving birth, says a study.Gestational diabetes is a form of diabetes occurring only in pregnancy and, if untreated,...

17-Sep-2016 Kochi

Police file charge sheet in Kerala woman's rape-murder case

The Kerala Police on Saturday filed a charge sheet in a local court in the brutal rape-murder of a 27-year-old Dalit law student.The name of an Assam native, Ameerul Islam, featured as the lone accused in the charge sheet.Police filed the over 1,500-page...

11-Sep-2016 Gurgaon

Manipuri girl raped by relative in Gurgaon, accused held

An electrician has been arrested for raping a 16-year-old girl from Manipur related to him by marriage, police said on Sunday.Police said the 16-year girl from Manipur, who had come to Gurgaon only two days ago, filed a complaint of sexual assault against...

03-Sep-2016 New Delhi

Former AAP minister Sandeep Kumar arrested for rape

Sacked AAP Minister Sandeep Kumar, who was earlier on Saturday booked for rape following the complaint by a woman who figured in a video with him, has been arrested, police said.Sandeep Kumar has been arrested, said Deputy Commissioner of Police Vikramjit Singh.The...

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