rape cases

Rape survivor can't be handed over to accused's kin: Gauhati HC stays Arunachal court order 

The court directed that the victim, aged 14 years, be kept in the custody of the child care institute (CCI) at Roing in Lower Dibang Valley district till the next hearing.

published on : 1st July 2021

Take Rs 50,000, hit accused with shoe: UP panchayat tells girl to settle alleged rape case

Not satisfied with the panchayat's decision, the girl's family lodged a police complaint, officials said.

published on : 29th June 2021

Senior doctor arrested for raping female colleague in Assam

The woman, in her complaint filed at Dibrugarh police station, said the doctor, posted as registrar in the department of surgery in AMCH, had been pressurising her to marry him for the last 3 years.

published on : 29th June 2021

Woman raped by ‘blade batch’ in Andhra Pradesh

According to Tadepalli police, the victim is a native of Rajarajeswaripet in Vijayawada and works as a nurse at a private hospital.

published on : 21st June 2021

Over 49,000 pending rape, POCSO cases disposed of amid COVID-19 pandemic: Centre 

In a tweet, MyGovIndia said 641 fast track special courts already operational include 341 exclusive Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act courts.

published on : 10th June 2021

19-year-old gang-raped in UP's Bareilly, three of six accused arrested

The six accused against whom a case has been registered allegedly caught hold of her, took turns to rape her and then beat her up, while her friends were chased away, police said.

published on : 7th June 2021

Pak court hands down life sentence, 10-year jail term in rape cases of two girls

Additional District and Sessions Judge Jamshed Mubarik sentenced Muhammad Aslam to life imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs 300,000 on him for raping a teenage girl who later got pregnant.

published on : 1st June 2021

23-year-old woman gang-raped in Haryana's Palwal, key accused arrested

In her complaint given to the Palwal police on May 12, the victim has named 20 to 22 people as accused who were involved in the incident.

published on : 14th May 2021

Rape accused marries complainant at police station in Rajasthan's Kota

Earlier this month, the survivor had lodged a case of rape under IPC Section 376 against Motilal who is her neighbour, police said.

published on : 10th May 2021

Rape survivors in India struggling with criminal justice system: Report

In India, Nepal, and Bangladesh, 60 per cent of the survivors interviewed reported facing pressure to settle or compromise the case.

published on : 21st April 2021

Serbian man convicted of series of rapes in Berlin

During the trial, the man admitted to the allegations of six rapes, one attempted rape, bodily harm and attempted robbery. The victims were aged between 14 and 27.

published on : 19th April 2021

2,984 rape cases in 2020 in Odisha: Dibya Shankar Mishra

Dibya Shankar Mishra said more than Rs 35.07 crore has been defrauded in cybercrime cases lodged at various police stations last year.

published on : 23rd March 2021

MP man gets life imprisonment for raping five-year-old daughter

The incident came to light in May, 2019 when the girl's mother reported the matter to the police, the prosecution said.

published on : 11th March 2021

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

Rising rapes, crimes against women: Unnao emerges as challenge for Yogi Adityanath government

Unnao has hit headlines several times in the last three years for reporting heinous crimes against women.

published on : 25th February 2021
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