Rape victim

Rape victim dies by suicide in Uttar Pradesh over police inaction

The woman, a resident of a village under Mehnajpur police station area, was allegedly sexually assaulted recently.

published on : 9th October 2021

Fulfill promises made to Hathras rape victim's family or will go on dharna: Chandrashekhar Azad to UP govt

'We will begin an indefinite dharna at the Aligarh divisional commissioner's office after 10 days if the  assurances are not fulfilled and justice is not given to the family,' said Chandrashekhar Azad

published on : 25th September 2021

Mumbai woman who was raped, assaulted with rod in private parts dies in hospital

The victim was fighting for her life at the Rajawadi Hospital since the early hours of Friday, an official said.

published on : 11th September 2021

Rape victim alleges bias in police probe

Though the police registered an FIR against him, she alleged that the police are lending all support to him.

published on : 11th August 2021

Lawyer files complaint against Rahul Gandhi for disclosing Nangal rape victim's identity

This comes after the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights asked Twitter India to take action against Rahul Gandhi for tweeting a picture of the rape victim's parents.

published on : 5th August 2021

Orissa High Court orders CID probe into authenticity of the affidavit that sought bail to rape accused

The High Court had earlier received an affidavit purportedly filed by a rape victim claiming that the accused was her husband with a request to grant him bail.

published on : 17th July 2021

'Courts shall be careful in future': SC takes exception to verdict mentioning victim's name in rape case

A bench headed by Justice Ashok Bhushan said it is well established that in such cases, the name of victim is not to be mentioned in any proceeding.

published on : 2nd July 2021

Uttar Pradesh: Video of rape victim's father, brother being beaten goes viral, case registered

Two of the accused in the viral video were identified as Rahul and Jogendra, who are named in the rape case of the 45-year-old's daughter.

published on : 12th May 2021

'Inquire if witness, Hathras victim's lawyer threatened during trial': HC to district judge, CRPF IG

The court has sought the report within 15 days and said that it would consider transferring the proceedings out of Hathras for ensuring a free and fair trial in the case.

published on : 21st March 2021

Unnao rape: Charge sheet filed after victim's death

On December 5, the victim was on her way to Rae Bareli for the court hearing when she was set ablaze in her village.

published on : 11th December 2019

Ahmedabad gangrape 'victim' accuses senior cop of threatening her

The accused is being repeatedly summoned by the police and has alleged that she is being pressurised of changing the filed FIR.

published on : 1st July 2018

Kathua rape victim sank into coma due to overdose of sedatives: Forensic experts

The crime branch had asked the medical experts to comment upon the plausible effect of the medicine on an eight-year-old girl with an empty stomach.

published on : 24th June 2018

Nine months on, Rohingya volunteers search for babies of rape survivors

Tosminara, herself a Rohingya refugee, has spent months coaxing these women out of the shadows, promising discretion.

published on : 17th May 2018

Even dead have dignity, rape victims' identity should not be revealed says Supreme Court

It said that even in cases where the rape victims were alive and were either minors or of unsound mind, their identities should not be revealed as they have the right to privacy.

published on : 24th April 2018

Nirbhaya's mother urges Centre to consider death penalty for every rapist

Nirbhaya's mother hailed the Centre for amending Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO) and urged it to consider death penalty for every rapists.

published on : 22nd April 2018
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