01 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday held that there can be no compromise in a rape case in the name of promising wedlock. An Apex Court bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra said that any compromise promising wedlock between a rape accused and the victim compromises the dignity of the woman.
17 Sep 2015
New Delhi: A Saudi Arabian diplomat accused of rape by two Nepalese women has left India, an official said on Wednesday. This was confirmed by External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Vikas Swaroop in a statement.
18 Sep 2015
New Delhi: India was exploring various options to deal with the case of alleged rape of two Nepalese women by a Saudi diplomat, a day after he left the country even as Gurgaon Police said it was continuing the probe to nab other accused.
16 Dec 2015
New Delhi: On the chilled winter night of December 16 three years ago,a henious crime shocked the national capital when a girl was gangraped in a moving bus on Delhi road, leading to the countrywide public outrage. The untimely death of the victim acted as a driving force to take actions to curb crime against women. Brutality of the crime and widespread agitation forced the government to amend the existing laws.
10 Sep 2015
New Delhi: India today asked Saudi Arabia to cooperate with the investigation against its Delhi-based diplomat, who has been accused of rape and torture by two Nepalese women working at his house in Gurgaon on the outskirts of the national capital.
09 Sep 2015
Gurgaon: The probe into the alleged rape and confinement of two Nepalese women by a Saudi diplomat and his 'guests' in an apartment here would be undertaken in accordance with the Vienna convention as the official enjoys diplomatic immunity, the Gurgaon Police Commissioner said today.
20 Mar 2015
Raiganj(WB): Two Bangladeshi nationals were on Friday detained on suspicion of their involvement in the sexual assault of a 71-year-old nun at a Ranaghat convent school six days ago, police said.
24 Oct 2015
Muzaffarnagar: CBI has begun probe into the murder of a prime witness in a rape case against self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, and got all documents from the local police here.
19 Dec 2015
New Delhi: As decks seemed to be cleared for the release of the juvenile convict in December 16 gangrape case, Union Minister Maneka Gandhi blamed Rajya Sabha for not passing the bill to amend the Juvenile Justice Act which seeks stringent punishment for children aged between 16-18 involved in heinous crimes.
30 Oct 2015
Mumbai: A special women's court here today awarded death sentence to Chandrabhan Sanap, prime accused in the rape and murder of a Andhra Pradesh-based software engineer in suburban Kurla here last year.