Rape cases

Rajasthan reported highest number of rape cases in 2021: NCRB

As per the NCRB report, in comparison to 2020, an increase of 19.34 per cent has been recorded in the number of rape cases this year.

published on : 30th August 2022

Pakistan's Punjab province to impose 'emergency' due to rising rape cases

Four to five cases of rape are being reported daily in Punjab and the Pakistan government is considering special measures to deal with cases of sexual harassment, abuse and coercion.

published on : 20th June 2022

Man kills minor girl, assaults her cousin after failed rape bid in UP's Shahjahanpur

The police claimed that the accused had admitted that he lured the girls to the fields with a packet of biscuits and tried to rape them.

published on : 25th February 2021

Two held for raping teenager, burning her body with cigarette butts in UP

The 15-year-old had gone to fetch water from a hand pump on Friday night, when the accused forcibly took her to a hut in the village and allegedly raped her.

published on : 17th August 2020

Is there a solution to the rampant sexual violence against women in India?

Television channels are screaming with debates as to why, what and how this menace of sexual violence can be controlled in our society.

published on : 10th September 2019

PM Modi diverting people's attention from rising crime against women: Samajwadi Party

In his various public rallies in the recent past, Prime Minister Modi has targeted the opposition for ignoring development and turning a blind eye to the plight of the farmers.

published on : 16th July 2018

Kerala hartal: 300 arrested, 95 cases registered in Malappuram

The arrests, made over Monday and Tuesday, included three persons arrested for vandalism, attacks against buses and shops and blocking the roads.

published on : 18th April 2018

Frequent tweeter PM Modi loses voice when it comes to rape of minority women: New York Times editorial

The editorial titled "Silence as Women Are Attacked" appeared on in the New York edition of the daily, reminding how Modi tweets "frequently and considers himself a talented orator". 

published on : 17th April 2018

National outrage over Kathua and Unnao rape cases forces BJP’s hand

The Centre went into damage control on Friday evening, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi declaring “no culprits will be spared, complete justice will be done.

published on : 14th April 2018

Kathua, Unnao rape cases: DCW chief Swati Maliwal starts indefinite hunger strike

Maliwal today started an indefinite hunger strike demanding the government to take concrete actions to curb sexual crimes against women.

published on : 14th April 2018

Rape cases on the rise in Odisha

Mayurbhanj district has witnessed the highest 114 rape cases during 2016-17 followed by 114 in Balasore district.

published on : 27th March 2017