Crime Against Women

Man rapes friend's mother in Rajasthan, arrested

The 58-year-old victim was alone in her house when the accused committed the crime on Sunday, the SHO said.

published on : 24th November 2020

Compensation not paid to acid attack survivors in 799 out of 1,273 cases: NCW

The issue was discussed in an e-meeting by the NCW with the nodal officers and representatives of the 24 states and Union Territories.

published on : 22nd November 2020

Anupshahr DySP suspended after two unnatural deaths of rape victims in his area

The action against the Chaubey, who was holding the charge of Anupshahr's circle officer, followed a day after a 15-year-old Dalit rape victim died of burn injuries

published on : 19th November 2020

Rajasthan: Man kills wife, tries to pass it off as suicide; held

The accused was produced before a court on Tuesday which sent him to jail under judicial custody.

published on : 17th November 2020

Rape survivor in UP tries to end life after pressure from accused's relatives

The woman set herself on fire in the morning under stress, the police said, adding that she has been admitted to a hospital for treatment.

published on : 17th November 2020

Rape survivor set ablaze by accused in Jaipur

On Saturday, the accused entered the woman's house and set her on fire after pouring petrol over her.

published on : 16th November 2020

Two women gang-raped in Assam; five arrested

The women were sent for medical examination and other necessary formalities are being carried out, the police officer said.

published on : 15th November 2020

Man rapes 19-year-old woman in UP's Shamli

The teenager was alone in the house in Kairana when the accused came on Saturday and took her to his friend's house on the pretext of some work, according to a complaint.

published on : 14th November 2020

Tantrik, two others held in Gujarat for raping two sisters

The accused suggested exorcism of his two daughters and asked him to bring them for rituals, for which he charged Rs 50,000.

published on : 7th November 2020

Woman loses eye while fighting off attacker in Pune

During the scuffle, the accused injured the eyes of the victim, who is in her late 40s, and fled the scene, the official said.

published on : 5th November 2020

UP woman head constable accuses two colleagues of harassment

She also claimed that some police officials are trying to shield the two constables and are exerting pressure on her to withdraw her complaint.

published on : 2nd November 2020

Dharmapuri woman forced to prostrate before villagers, files police complaint

The woman said, the village elders allegedly demanded that the woman prostrate herself before the hundreds of villagers for besmirching the village’s reputation.

published on : 30th October 2020

1/3 women and girls face violence for poor care-work in rural Udaipur, Delhi: Oxfam

The report said it found men to be afraid of being shamed for doing housework and women fear being shamed for making men do the housework.

published on : 28th October 2020

21-year-old woman shot dead outside Faridabad college

The woman had come out of her college after appearing for an exam when the incident took place.

published on : 26th October 2020
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