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Harvey Weinstein hit with four additional rape cases

Harvey Weinstein hit with four additional rape cases

Washington D.C.: Hollywood's movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, who is currently serving a 23-year-long prison term on rape charges, was on Th...Read More

Winter session: Fast track for state’s rape cases

Winter session: Fast track for state’s rape cases

Thackeray’s directive comes after Shiv Sena legislator Pratap Sarnaik moved a private member bill proposing death penalty for rapists in ...Read More

Accused, not convicted: The legal differences that make the extrajudicial Hyderabad encounter horrifying

Accused, not convicted: The legal differences that make the extrajudicial Hyderabad encounter horrifying

What is the difference between someone who is accused of a crime, and someone who has been convicted of the same?

Delhi saw 1,176 rape cases till July 15: Police statistics

Delhi saw 1,176 rape cases till July 15: Police statistics

New Delhi: Six cases of rape and eight cases of molestation were filed every day on an average in the national capital this year till Jul...Read More

Noida: 15 held for extortion by threatening to implicate people in rape cases

Noida: 15 held for extortion by threatening to implicate people in rape cases

The Noida Police on Monday arrested 15 people including Uttar Pradesh personnel for allegedly trying to extort money from commuters by th...Read More

Bombay High Court: False implication in rape cases causes distress, insult to accused

Bombay High Court: False implication in rape cases causes distress, insult to accused

Mumbai: Observing that false implication in rape cases causes distress and humiliation to the accused, the Bombay High Court recently acq...Read More

Madhya Pradesh Assembly Polls 2018: Crime against women on the rise in state, Congress gives NCRB stats

Madhya Pradesh Assembly Polls 2018: Crime against women on the rise in state, Congress gives NCRB stats

Indore: Launching its attack on the ruling BJP on Madhya Pradesh’s Foundation Day, Congress has targeted the government over increasing c...Read More

Mumbai: Human rights of paedophile violated, says Rehan Qureshi Lawyer

Mumbai: Human rights of paedophile violated, says Rehan Qureshi Lawyer

Mumbai: Advocate Adil Khatri, who is representing serial rapist and paedophile Rehan Qureshi in the 21 cases of rape and molestation, has...Read More

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Bhopal: Two rape cases registered

Police claimed that the railway vendor girl who had dumped a living-infant in Bazaria areas 15 days ago was a minor who had been raped. B...Read More

Mumbai: KEM hospital will start special centre for rape, acid attack victims

Mumbai: KEM hospital will start special centre for rape, acid attack victims

Mumbai: The city’s biggest civic-run King Edward Memorial (KEM) hospital is soon going to set up a centre for the survivors of sexual abu...Read More

Minor’s consent is ‘no consent in eyes of law’ in rape cases, says court

Minor’s consent is ‘no consent in eyes of law’ in rape cases, says court

Thane (Maha): A court here has observed that a minor’s consent is “no consent in the eyes of law”, while awarding seven years’ rigorous i...Read More

Uttar Pradesh: Man rapes minor daughter for six months

Uttar Pradesh: Man rapes minor daughter for six months

Muzaffarnagar: A minor girl was allegedly raped by her father for six months in Budhana town of Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar district. T...Read More

53 rape cases of foreigners registered in 2014-16: Union Minister Hansraj Gangaram Ahir

53 rape cases of foreigners registered in 2014-16: Union Minister Hansraj Gangaram Ahir

New Delhi: As many as 53 cases of rape of foreigners were registered in the country between 2014-16, in which 76 people were arrested but...Read More

“Capital punishment for raping minors”, says CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

“Capital punishment for raping minors”, says CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Mumbai: Addressing the concerns over growing rape incidents in his state, Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said it is ...Read More

Naseeruddin Shah on Kathua Rape Case: More rape cases being reported is a good thing

Naseeruddin Shah on Kathua Rape Case: More rape cases being reported is a good thing

Mumbai: Iconic actor Naseeruddin Shah who feels disturbed about the recent barbaric rape and murder cases of young girls, says that more ...Read More

Mumbai Horror: 6-year-old girl sexually assaulted by 13-year-old boy neighbour

Mumbai Horror: 6-year-old girl sexually assaulted by 13-year-old boy neighbour

Even as the entire nation is furious over the rise in rape cases, another incident where a little girl was sexually assaulted has come to...Read More

Rape incidents can’t be prevented, let us not fuss over one or two such incidents, says Union Minister Santosh Gangwar

Rape incidents can’t be prevented, let us not fuss over one or two such incidents, says Union Minister Santosh Gangwar

Lucknow: BJP leaders are losing connect with ground realities and public sentiment. At a time the nation is seething with anger over the ...Read More

PM Narendra Modi need to pay more attention towards women safety, says IMF chief Lagarde on Kathua, Unnao rape cases

PM Narendra Modi need to pay more attention towards women safety, says IMF chief Lagarde on Kathua, Unnao rape cases

Washington: Describing the latest incident of outrageous rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in India as “revolting”, IMF chief Chr...Read More

Karnataka Assembly elections: BJP’s second list contains names of tainted candidates

Karnataka Assembly elections: BJP’s second list contains names of tainted candidates

Bengaluru: The BJP’s second list of candidates for the Karnataka assembly elections on May 12 contains at least five names with a tainted...Read More

Kathua-Unnao rape cases: Has India’s political class and system let India’s daughters down?

Kathua-Unnao rape cases: Has India’s political class and system let India’s daughters down?

India is world’s largest democracy and 50% our population consist of women. The India of 21st century believes in equality and on one han...Read More

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