Crimes against women

Minor attending wedding gang-raped in Odisha, three detained

Lahunipara police on Sunday detained three persons, including a juvenile, on charges of gang-raping a minor girl in Tensa area of Sundargarh district.

published on : 18th November 2019

Dalit woman gang-raped, beaten up in UP's Shamli 

The incident took place on Thursday when the woman had gone to the fields to relieve herself.

published on : 16th November 2019

Gang rescues woman from molestation attempt at Noida park, rapes her

The incident took place in Sector 63 on Wednesday night and four of the six men involved in the case have been arrested, Senior Superintendent of Police, Gautam Buddh Nagar, Vaibhav Krishna said.

published on : 15th November 2019

Yogi government comes under fire as UP tops tally of crimes against women

Of the 3,59,849 cases of crimes against women reported in the country, Uttar Pradesh registered 56,011 cases followed by Maharashtra with 31,979 cases and West Bengal 30,002.

published on : 22nd October 2019

Priyanka Gandhi attacks UP government over rise in crimes against women

According to the report, over 3.5 lakh cases were registered against women, of which the maximum cases were registered in Uttar Pradesh.

published on : 22nd October 2019

Delhi tops Mumbai, Chennai in crime

According to the NCRB, the number of crimes registered in the capital under the IPC and Special and Local Laws went up from 2,06,135 in 2016 to 2,24,346 in 2017.

published on : 22nd October 2019

Crimes against women in Delhi have dipped by 24 per cent, shows data

The data also showed that there was an increase in crimes against senior citizens in 2017 (753) in comparison with 2016 (685), and also a spike in cyber crimes.

published on : 22nd October 2019

Karnataka girl stabbed by boy for telling him not to roam behind her

The accused was identified as Manikantha (19) from Nalaballi village in Arakalagudu taluk.

published on : 12th October 2019

CM Yogi performs 'Kanya Pujan', says  govt will continue to ensure safety of women

According to an official statement, Adityanath mentioned about various steps being undertaken by the Central and the state governments for the welfare of women.

published on : 7th October 2019

Odisha man sentenced to death for raping, killing six-year-old girl

The girl was found in a critical condition with deep injuries on her head, face and neck and groin areas from a school campus in Jagannathpur village in April 2018.

published on : 19th September 2019

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

Professor of Assam Agricultural University suspended for ‘sexually harassing’ student

In her complaint lodged with Women’s Harassment Cell on September 6, the student alleged that she was sexually harassed by the teacher on the pretext of showing her the availability of seats.

published on : 10th September 2019

UP minor girl set ablaze by stalker dies in hospital

In her dying declaration, Sandhya said that she had complained to the police about Golu stalking her, but the police did not act on her complaint.

published on : 23rd August 2019

UP minor girl set ablaze by stalker, police refuses to file FIR

According to the family members of the girl, efforts to lodge an FIR against the accused proved futile as the Kotwali police refused to lodge a case.

published on : 22nd August 2019

Six-year-old raped by 70-year-old man in Uttar Pradesh's Banda 

The incident allegedly took place on Wednesday afternoon when the girl was returning home from her school.

published on : 22nd August 2019
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