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.
20 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Rape is a serious blow to the honour, dignity and womanhood of a victim, a Delhi court on Monday observed while showing no leniency and awarded maximum sentence of life imprisonment to the five convicts in the 2010 Dhaula Kuan gangrape case.
22 Aug 2016
New Delhi: A 28-year-old PhD student on Sunday filed a complaint of rape against a Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student, the police said. The complaint was made at Vasant Kunj North police station in south Delhi.
13 Aug 2014
New Delhi: From August 21, victims of various crimes, including rape, will get the compensation awarded to them by the legal services authority within 24 hours, the Delhi High Court on Wednesday said and directed the city government to ensure that the mechanism and funds are in place by then.
30 Jul 2015
Ahmedabad: Following the Supreme Court's directive, a medical team here this evening gave permission for termination of a minor rape victim's 25-week-old pregnancy though the law allows abortion only until the 20th week.
28 Dec 2015
Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court today allowed a 16-year-old rape victim to abort her eight-week foetus under proper medical care, on a plea by her parents.
09 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear the plea on Tuesday of 25-year-old woman, who was allegedly raped by driver of a Uber cab here, against the Delhi High Court order allowing the accused to recall and examine 13 witnesses including the victim in the trial.
16 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Mired in controversies, Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti on Thursday committed a faux pas by revealing the name of Danish woman, who was allegedly gang-raped late on Tuesday night.
06 Jun 2016
New Delhi: A court here today convicted five men on charges of raping a Danish woman n 2014. Additional Sessions Judge Ramesh Kumar held the five guilty and set June 9 for hearing arguments on the quantum of sentence.
29 Dec 2012
The Delhi "braveheart" who died on Saturday came from a humble family originally from Uttar Pradesh and took tuitions to pay for her school and college fees.