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Delhi: Minor girl gang-raped by seniors in school washroom

The alleged incident had taken place in July but the victim approached the police on Tuesday only after the matter was highlighted by the Delhi Commission for Women.

published on : 6th October 2022

UP: 12-year-old rapes minor girl

The accused juvenile was detained and the victim girl has been sent for medical examination, Ughaiti Station House Officer Rajiv Kumar Tomar said.

published on : 3rd October 2022

Chinese billionaire Richard Liu agrees to settle US student rape allegation

"Today, the parties agreed to set aside their differences, and settle their legal dispute in order to avoid further pain and suffering caused by the lawsuit," a statement read. 

published on : 2nd October 2022

8 men rape minor in Rajasthan, extort money, circulate her video; one held

The SHO said all the accused are residents of the same village.

published on : 2nd October 2022

Brutally sodomised: Minor narrated ordeal on video before death

The doctors said that there were chances of survival if he was given treatment on time.

published on : 2nd October 2022

Nepal cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane to surrender, to face rape charges

Lamichhane will be finally back in Nepal as he had been reiterating that he would return home since the news of the case of rape against a minor by him came to light.

published on : 1st October 2022

Rajasthan man gets life term for abduction and rape of minor girl in Kota

The judgement was to be pronounced on Friday but the accused fled from the court premises after the lunch hour following which the judge issued an arrest warrant against him.

published on : 1st October 2022

Lakhimpur Kheri: Charges framed against six men in rape-murder of two minors

The SIT probing the rape and murder of two sisters belonging to Scheduled Caste in Tamolinpurwa village, completed its probe within a fortnight.

published on : 1st October 2022

Four Jubilee Hills gangrape accused to be tried as adults

Accordingly, Section 18 (3) of Juvenile Justice Act, 2015 was invoked and the case transferred to a city court for trial.

published on : 1st October 2022

Girl gang-raped, sold for Rs 50k in Bihar, 3 held

The incident came to light on Thursday night when a team in Mau district of Uttar Pradesh rescued the girl from the captivity of a woman and busted the case.

published on : 30th September 2022

Marital rape still not an offence say activists post SC's abortion ruling

"It is a beginning and they should come out with more and more progressive laws on marital rape because it is a reality," said Woman's rights activist and founder of PARI, Yogita Bhayana.

published on : 29th September 2022

What did the Supreme Court say on abortion, marital rape, and 'persons other than cis-women'?

The top court said that the provision to cover only married women will render the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act violative of Article 14; here are other key points from its important ruling.

published on : 29th September 2022

Karnataka: Pressure mounts on rape-accused Lingayat seer to step down

The followers and prominent leaders of the Lingayat community held an important meeting in Chitradurga to discuss the future of the historical, cash-rich mutt on Thursday.

published on : 29th September 2022

Married or single, all women, are entitled to safe, legal abortion, says Supreme Court

Adjudicating an appeal filed by women who wanted to abort after a failed relationship, the bench held that forceful pregnancy of married women can be treated as “marital rape” for abortion. 

published on : 29th September 2022

DCW issues notice in doctor ‘molested’ by undertrial prisoner in Mandoli jail case

Panel said it has issued notice to Director General of Prisons seeking details of FIR & enquiry report in this. It has also sought to know steps taken by authorities to ensure safety of female staff.

published on : 29th September 2022

Expelled Kerala nun Lucy Kalappura alleges convent denying basic amenities, begins fasting

The convent authorities have been blatantly violating the directives passed as an interlocutory order by a Mananthavady court', Sr Lucy said.

published on : 27th September 2022

Lingayat mutt sex scandal: Accused seer denied bail, custody extended

The mutt, one of the richest among the Lingayat mutts, has 3,000 branches all across the country and runs more than 150 premier education institutions.

published on : 27th September 2022

Cop, BJP man, 11 others get 20 years for raping girl in Chennai

The heinous crime came to light after the child’s mother lodged a police complaint that her niece had illegally detained the girl.

published on : 27th September 2022

Pregnant woman 'gangraped' in front of husband in Jharkhand, six arrested

Hearing her cries, local villagers came to her rescue and nabbed two of the accused and handed them over to the police, while the rest managed to escape.

published on : 26th September 2022

IIT-Guwahati develops chemo strategy for cancer patients that 'reduces side effects'

The molecules developed by the IIT-Guwahati researchers self-assemble as capsules to hold the drug, which then attaches only to cancer cells.

published on : 26th September 2022
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