Rape victim

UP government decides to provide interim compensation to rape, mob violence and acid attack victims

The decision has been taken in compliance with the Supreme Court order in Tehseen Poonawala vs Union of India case, Singh said.

published on : 10th September 2019

Another gang rape in Unnao, victim attempts immolation outside District Magistrate's office

According to reports, the victim was kidnapped from her house in Makhi village on July 1 and raped by three men. A case was registered against the accused but no arrests were made.

published on : 29th August 2019

‘Publicise swift action by law to deter POCSO crimes’, law experts suggest

The fact that the trials are being taken up in a speedy manner will not only create a deterrence amongst the anti-social elements but also improve public faith in the system.

published on : 13th August 2019

Taunted by neighbours, 13-yr-old gang-rape victim kills self in Uttar Pradesh

The girl, who was allegedly abducted and raped by three teenage neighbours on July 13, was found hanging inside her room on Friday night.

published on : 10th August 2019

Unnao rape case: Days before victim's accident, lawyer wrote to DM alleging threat to life

The lawyer alleges that he had applied for a weapon license in 2018 but "due to pressure and influence from the ruling party the petitioner's documents have not been presented."

published on : 1st August 2019

DCW chief meets UP Governor, demands Unnao rape victim be airlifted to Delhi for treatment

Maliwal also demanded that legislator Kuldeep Singh Sengar, accused of raping the woman, now 19, at his residence in 2017 when she was a minor, be expelled from the assembly and the BJP.

published on : 31st July 2019

Unnao rape survivor's aunt cremated amid security

Pushpa Singh, aunt of the Unnao rape survivor, was cremated by her husband Mahesh Singh, who is lodged in Rae Bareli jail, performed the last rites.

published on : 31st July 2019

Rajya Sabha disrupted after uproar over accident case of Unnao rape survivor

Raising the matter during the Zero Hour in the House, SP member Ram Gopal Yadav alleged that an attempt was made to 'kill' her.

published on : 29th July 2019

The Scarlett Letter

Scarlett Keeling was up against desi ‘values’ the minute she stepped off the plane.

published on : 28th July 2019

Delhi government to provide Rs 10 lakh for Dwarka minor rape victim

Police have arrested a 24-year-old man in connection with the case. The accused was identified with the help of CCTV footage in which he was seen with the girl on the day of the incident.

published on : 7th July 2019

Court to the rescue of rape survivors

Says victims suffering from unwanted pregnancy need not be referred to medical board

published on : 22nd June 2019

Only rape victim's testimony not always reliable: Bombay High Court

Justice Mohite-Dere passed the judgement in the case last month, but the details of her order were made public only earlier this week.

published on : 17th May 2019

In first timer, rape victim argues for her case in Chhattisgarh High Court

The court asked the local police onwhy there has been no arrest after the FIR had been lodged.

published on : 15th May 2019

Karnataka High Court turns down minor rape survivor’s plea to abort 34-week-old foetus

The court told the the Department of Health and Family Welfare to bear all the expenses.

published on : 17th February 2019

Ahmedabad gangrape 'victim' accuses senior cop of threatening her

The accused is being repeatedly summoned by the police and has alleged that she is being pressurised of changing the filed FIR.

published on : 1st July 2018
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