Crimes Against Women

'No one saw this brutal attack coming': Delhi gang-rape survivor's sister

It was in November that the son of one of the accused women had committed suicide at a railway track allegedly after being rebuffed by the survivor.

published on : 28th January 2022

Four held after woman gang-raped, paraded wearing garland of slippers in Delhi

As per the police, after the alleged gang rape of the woman, her hair was cut, her face was blackened and she was paraded in the streets wearing a garland of slippers.

published on : 27th January 2022

Telangana records 2,382 rape cases in 2021

Disturbing data shows that dowry harassment and the number of sexual attacks on children also high in the state

published on : 1st January 2022

Crimes against women up by 34% in Krishna district

SP Siddharth Kaushal attributes rise in such crimes to the ‘free registration of FIRs’ and various outreach drives; 2,974 held, 1,503 chargesheets filed

published on : 31st December 2021

Draft policy seeks swift action in crimes against women in TN

The State Policy for Women, the first of its kind in India, will look to set the agenda for upcoming women’s schemes to address the needs of women in Tamil Nadu.

published on : 30th December 2021

Maharashtra passes Bill which provides for stricter punishment, death for crimes against women

The bill, which also provides for speedy trial in such cases, was tabled by Home Minister Dilip Walse-Patil.

published on : 23rd December 2021

Hyderabad witnesses sharp spike in rape cases

The increasing crimes were seen committed by the known circle of the victims, which constituted 95 per cent of the cases, Shikha Goel, Additional SP Crimes and SHE Teams in charge said.

published on : 23rd December 2021

Elderly man gets 20 years rigorous imprisonment for raping girl in Arunachal Pradesh

The court of special judge Justice H Kashyap also slapped a fine on Unilye Chakma alias Anil Kumar Chakma.

published on : 16th December 2021

Karnataka: Medico held for misbehaving with woman, daughter on Ring Road

During the interrogation, Bharadwaj told the police that he was on a jolly ride after consuming alcohol. He noticed the women and started misbehaving with them. 

published on : 15th December 2021

Man convicted of raping, killing 10-year-old girl in Gujarat's Surat 

According to the prosecution, Baisane lured the girl by offering to buy her some food when she was playing near her uncle's house in the locality on December 7, 2020.

published on : 10th December 2021

Minor girl kidnapped at gunpoint, raped by two youths: UP Police

The class 10 student was kidnapped by a youth and his brother when she was mopping the outer courtyard of her house, Saharanpur Superintendent of Police (Rural) Atul Sharma said.

published on : 6th December 2021

Ola driver masturbates in front of woman in Bengaluru, top cop apologizes

The incident had taken place when the young journalist working for a reputed English daily, after work booked an Ola cab to reach her residence.

published on : 4th December 2021

Four persons rape woman in Puri’s Nimapara, held 

Sources said she went to Kushabhadra river’s embankment to relieve herself when prime accused Balaram Bhoi and his aides Ajit Das, Kanhei Bhoi and Bidyadhar Swain waylaid her.

published on : 15th November 2021

Girl molested and kept captive by Delhi auto driver, rescued

The wife of the auto driver saw everything and one day helped her in contacting a friend of hers. He used to torture his wife as she objected to holding the minor captive.

published on : 14th November 2021

Woman journalist molested in south Kolkata, her friend assaulted

She was returning home from her office in Salt Lake Sector 5 with the friend on a scooter when the incident happened at Satyen Roy Road-James Long Road crossing.

published on : 13th November 2021
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