07 Jul 2015
Mumbai: A 36-year-old man, who was injured in the July 11, 2006 blasts here passed away at a local hospital after being in coma.
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.
22 Jun 2015
New Delhi: 'Peepli Live' co-director Mahmood Farooqui has been arrested by Delhi Police on charges of rape. Farooqui has been accused of raping a 35-year-old American national.
18 May 2015
Mumbai: Aruna Shanbaug, the former nurse who died after lying in coma for 42 years following a brutal sexual assault at a hospital here, was laid to rest this evening with hundreds including nursing fraternity bidding a tearful adieu. The nurses of the KEM hospital at Parel here, who took care of her for long, were keen to perform the last rites of Aruna instead of her kin.
13 Mar 2015
Kolkata: The Park Street rape victim, who was brutalised inside a moving car in February 2012 and took on the West Bengal government in her fight for justice, died of multi-organ failure in a city hospital today.
17 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Facing a fresh controversy, Greenpeace India today claimed that it has "ended" the employment of two of its employees - one allegedly involved in cases of rape of a woman employee of the organisation and the other accused of several cases of sexual harassment.
16 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Environment rights NGO Greenpeace India's trouble may get deepened as an ex-staffer has gone public with allegations of rape and sexual harassment by her colleagues.
18 Jun 2015
Kolkata: A 28-year-old Bangladeshi, one of the main accused in the sexual assault of a septuagenarian nun at a Ranaghat convent school, has been arrested from Sealdah railway station here.
14 Mar 2015
Kolkata: Condoling the passing away of the Park Street rape survivor, who died here of encephalitis, a "shocked" and "deeply distraught" Aamir Khan said he was "overwhelmed" by her "courage to stand up against all odds".
06 Jun 2015
New Delhi: RSS mouthpiece 'Organiser' today justified the action taken against a Dalit students body by IIT, Madras, and claimed educational campuses are "afflicted with red ideology."