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14-Dec-2017 Sagar (Madhya Pradesh)

Class 8 student gang raped and set ablaze dies in MP

A Class 8 girl, who battling for her life for a week after she was gang-raped and then set on fire, died in a hospital in this Madhya Pradesh district on Thursday, police said.The 15-year-old victim, who had been admitted to the Medical College Hospital,...

14-Dec-2017 New Delhi

Five years after Nirbhaya, is Delhi any safer for women?

Five years after 23-year-old Nirbhaya was brutally raped and murdered by five men on December 16, earning Delhi an epithet of "rape capital" of India, has the national capital become any safer for women? Crime data doesn't suggest so and females who live...

01-Dec-2017 Ranchi

School principal rapes 6-year-old girl in Jharkhand

A school principal was arrested on charges of raping a six-year-old girl in Jharkhand's Koderma district.According to police, S. Xavier, Principal of Tilaiya Public School, was arrested after the girl's father filed a complaint against him at the Tilaiya...

29-Nov-2017 Ahmednagar (Maharashtra)

Kopardi rape-murder: Fast track judge announces death for three convicts

After a nail-biting suspense of 18 months, it was all over in barely five minutes for the three convicts in the sensational Kopardi rape-cum-murder case of a 15-year old schoolgirl at the Ahmednagar District and Sessions Court on Wednesday.Special Judge Suvarna...

29-Nov-2017 Ahmednagar (Maharashtra)

Kopardi rape: Three convicts awarded death penalty

A Special Court on Wednesday awarded the death sentence to all three accused convicted in the rape and brutal murder of a 15-year-old schoolgirl in Kopardi village in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar district in July 2016.Jitendra alias Pappu Babulal Shinde, 26,...

24-Nov-2017 Ranchi

Woman gang raped, murdered along with husband in Jharkhand

A woman was allegedly gang raped and murdered along with her husband in Jharkhand's Latehar district on Friday, police said.According to police, unidentified people barged into the house of 32-year-old Kirtu Bhuiya, gang raped his wife and later hacked...

18-Nov-2017 Chandigarh

No arrests after woman raped in auto-rickshaw in Chandigarh

Despite getting CCTV footage from a gas station of the accused, the Chandigarh Police was on Saturday yet to make any arrest in the gang-rape case of a 22-year-old woman.The victim, who is admitted in a government hospital, was allegedly gang-raped by three...

17-Nov-2017 Bhopal

10-year-old gangraped for months in MP

A 10-year-old girl was gangraped here many times in the last few months by three men, who took the help of a woman to lure her each time. The four have been arrested, police said on Friday.Jahangirabad Superintendent of Police Bhartendu Sharma told IANS...

17-Oct-2017 Bhubaneswar

Odisha student gang-raped in presence of fiance, 6 arrested

Close on the heels of sensational Koraput gang-rape case, a group of miscreants allegedly gang-raped a college student in presence of her fiance in Odisha's Ganjam district, police said on Tuesday.Six persons have been arrested for their suspected involvement...

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...

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