31 Jul 2015
Ahmedabad: Doctors today started the medical procedure to abort a 25-week pregnancy of a minor rape victim after Supreme Court intervened in the girl's favour, in what might be a first of its kind case in the Indian medico-legal history.
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.
31 Jul 2015
New Delhi: More than 9,700 cases of atrocities against women, including domestic violence and rape, have been registered since April one this year, with Uttar Pradesh seeing the highest number of such cases, the government said today.
04 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Home Ministry is contemplating to initiate legal action against documentary filmmaker on December 16 gang-rape victim for violating stipulated permission conditions, official sources said here on Wednesday.
13 Jul 2015
Lucknow/Bareilly: After a key witness in the rape case against self-styled godman Asaram Bapu was killed, the 16-year-old victim demanded a CBI probe into the matter, even as police conducted searches in Shahjahanpur and Lucknow ashrams to nab the assailants today.
21 Jul 2015
Bareilly (UP): An audio clip in which self-styled godman and rape accused Asaram is purportedly heard offering bribe to a witness, who was killed later, has been handed over to police by the victim's father.
24 Jan 2014
Kolkata: The condition of the 20-year-old woman who was allegedly raped by more than a dozen men following orders of a kangaroo court in West Bengal is stable, an official of the hospital where she is admitted said on Friday.
02 Jan 2014
Kolkata: The family of the 16-year-old gang-rape victim on Wednesday alleged that they have been threatened to leave the state by the city police along with the body of their daughter and sought security for themselves.
22 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) is mulling increasing the number of lawyers in its Rape Crisis Cell (RCC) to expedite proceedings for ensuring justice in such cases, its newly appointed chief Swati Maliwal said today.
14 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Maneka Gandhi’s statement that minors accused of rape should be treated on par with adults’ evoked mixed reactions from various quarters.