Acid

'An acid attack is not a death sentence': Pragya Singh, survivor and NGO founder

22-year-old Pragya Singh of Varanasi, just 12 days into her marriage, was travelling by train, when she woke up with a burning sensation after a guy threw acid on her face.

published on : 13th November 2022

Estranged husband, former live-in partner throw acid on woman, lover in Palghar

The woman and her lover are undergoing treatment in a nearby hospital. A case was registered on Tuesday.

published on : 3rd November 2022

Gurugram school students form group for skilling, rehabilitation of acid attack survivors 

Earlier this month, the duo arranged for a make-up workshop for eight acid attack survivors and now is in talks with various cosmetics brands to help them set up kiosks for selling their products.

published on : 28th October 2022

Delhi HC upholds life term to 2 men for acid attack, awards Rs 5 lakh to victim  

The High Court also upheld the sentence of 10-year rigorous imprisonment imposed upon another accused in the case.

published on : 27th October 2022

Three workers killed, 12 injured in blast at chemical factory in Palghar's Tarapur MIDC

A total of 18 employees were working at the factory when the blast occurred, senior inspector of Boisar police station Pradeep Kasbe said.

published on : 27th October 2022

2014 acid attack case: Delhi HC upholds life term of two men, awards Rs 5 lakh to victim

The convicts had poured acid on the woman when she was returning home from a temple in June 2014.

published on : 26th October 2022

A win for the skin featuring hyaluronic acid

Hyaluronic acid’s hydrating and brightening properties has made it a much-sought-after ingredient in skincare.

published on : 11th September 2022

Uncle held for slitting throat of girl, acid attack

The victim, who was undergoing treatment in a private hospital in Nellore, was shifted to a private hospital in Chennai for better treatment. Her condition is said to be stable.

published on : 7th September 2022

Argentina-based yoga sect allegedly exploited women to lure men like Spanish tenor Domingo

Despite its name, the school did not offer yoga classes.

published on : 2nd September 2022

Jharkhand girl attacked with acid undergoes surgery at AIIMS Delhi

The girl suffered more than 30 per cent burns in her face, neck, arms and back, the sources said.

published on : 1st September 2022

17-year-old acid attack victim from Jharkhand's Chatra airlifted to AIIMS Delhi for treatment

The victim's mother, who was also injured in the acid attack, said that the accused resides around 2.5 km from their village Dhebo in Jharkhand's Chatra district.

published on : 31st August 2022

40 buffaloes injured in ‘acid attack’ in Mettupalayam

Around 40 buffaloes owned by a farmer at Kallar near Mettupalayam were severely injured in an alleged acid attack.

published on : 23rd August 2022

Bengaluru acid attack victim's kin seek govt support

While her hospital bill came up to Rs 40 lakh, it was claimed through ESI.

published on : 14th August 2022

Popping pills? Here's all you need to know about cause, consequences and cure to acidity 

The more you eat more than is needed, the more acid is produced by the body or the less you eat your body stays under nourished with high stomach acids.

published on : 7th August 2022

Acid lime growers look forward to festival season

The fluctuations in the prices of acid lime is giving its growers in Kanigiri area of Prakasam district the jitters.

published on : 3rd August 2022

Bengaluru man convicted for pouring acid on 'pretty' wife

Accused felt she drew attention of men

published on : 29th July 2022

Man collapses and dies minutes after leaving from police custody in Kerala's Vadakara 

His friends said that Sajeevan told the police that he was having chest pains at the station itself. The group had spent about half an hour in the police station and collapsed as soon as he got out.

published on : 22nd July 2022

Culture Ministry conducting DNA study of Indians, Kishan Reddy tells Lok Sabha

He was responding to the questions raised by Biju Janata Dal MPs Chandrani Murmu and Mahesh Sahoo.

published on : 19th July 2022

Will fight till accused is convicted: Bengaluru acid attack survivor

I want to achieve something big.

published on : 17th July 2022

Actor Sudeep cheers up acid attack victim

The actor called her up, and motivated her, while he promised to meet her personally, Asha’s uncle Sundaresh said.

published on : 3rd July 2022
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