Crimes against women

UP police secure nearly 11,000 undertakings from potential troublemakers against women

The maximum checks occurred in districts like Hardoi, Rae Bareli and Lakhimpur Khiri, he said in a statement.

published on : 22nd October 2020

Dalit woman gang-raped at gunpoint in UP

"The incident took place a week back, but the police were informed about the alleged gang-rape on Sunday," Superintendent of Police (Kanpur Dehat) Keshav Kumar Choudhary said.

published on : 18th October 2020

Two women jump out of running cab after driver molests one of them in Punjab's Amritsar

A third woman was also in the cab and was rescued by locals who chased and intercepted the vehicle when they saw the duo jumping out of the taxi, police said, adding that the driver was later arrested

published on : 18th October 2020

Nirbhaya Trust Gen Secy accuses Congress of ignoring calls to not give tickets to accused of crimes against women

In a letter to Sonia Gandhi, Sarvesh Tiwari expressed disappointment over the ticket distribution for the 70 seats the party is contesting in the Bihar elections.

published on : 16th October 2020

18-year-old Dalit woman raped, strangled to death in UP's Barabanki

Additional Superintendent of Police R S Gautam said the post-mortem examination has confirmed that the woman was raped before she was strangled.

published on : 16th October 2020

Two policemen suspended for laxity after gangrape, suicide of Dalit teenager in UP's Chitrakoot

The victim's father alleged that after raping his daughter, the accused left her with her hands and legs tied and the police brought her back, but did not register an FIR.

published on : 14th October 2020

NCRB report: CM Ashok Gehlot writes to Amit Shah as Politics over law and order sharpens in Rajasthan

Gehlot added that when Rahul Gandhi had visited Rajasthan after the Thanagazi incident many changes were made to the police system and now their priority is to help the complainants get justice.

published on : 13th October 2020

Bangladesh president signs ordinance on capital punishment in rape cases

The law ministry later issued a statement, saying from now on the 'death penalty' instead of 'lifetime rigorous imprisonment' would be the maximum punishment for rape.

published on : 13th October 2020

Another UP horror: Chemical poured on three sisters sleeping on their roof in Gonda

The three are undergoing treatment at the district hospital and they are out of danger, according to doctors.

published on : 13th October 2020

17-year-old girl raped for over a year by neighbour in UP's Ballia

A case has been registered against the 20-year-old accused on the basis of a complaint filed by the girl's mother, they said.

published on : 11th October 2020

Dalit victims of atrocities face double trouble

The upper castes hound the Dalits to such an extent that many are forced to flee their village and relocate elsewhere, where they struggle for a living without government support.

published on : 11th October 2020

Body of 17-year-old girl found in UP village field; family alleges rape

Police said the family members have alleged that she was killed after she was raped, which can be confirmed only after the postmortem examination report comes.

published on : 8th October 2020

Holding Hathras victim responsible for crimes against her is regressive: Priyanka Gandhi Vadra

The 19-year-old Dalit woman from Uttar Pradesh's Hathras had died at Delhi's Safdarjung hospital on September 29.

published on : 8th October 2020

NSUI, Youth Congress workers barge into Home Minister Mahmood Ali's Hyderabad residence

Tension gripped when they suddenly barged into the premises and entered Mahmood Ali's house by opening the main gate.

published on : 8th October 2020

Chhattisgarh police exhume girl's body over two months after her 'gang rape'

According to the victim's family, she was allegedly raped on July 19 and ended her life the next day.

published on : 8th October 2020
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