20 Aug 2015
Guwahati: The flood situation in Assam turned grim today following incessant rains here in the past few days which have affected nearly two lakh people in over 280 villages in the state.
19 Aug 2015
Lucknow: Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav has kicked a fresh controversy with his comments on rape, saying while one man commits rape, four are named to 'settle scores' and that rape by four persons is not 'practical'.
24 Aug 2015
New Delhi: A man has been awarded ten years in jail for raping a woman on false promise of marriage by a Delhi court, which refused to take a lenient view saying the crime committed by him was very serious as he has ruined the victim 'physically, psychologically and financially.'
20 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Vinay Sharma, one of the five adult men accused of raping a physiotherapy student on a moving bus in the national capital in December 2013, today filed an application before the Patiala House Court, demanding security for himself in jail.
08 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Mumbai Police are investigating an incident of attempted rape of a 22-year old woman by an unidentified person in a running suburban train of the Western Railway, officials said here today.
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.
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.
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.
28 Jun 2015
Guwahati: An earthquake of moderate intensity of 5.6 on the Richter Scale rocked Assam, including its capital Guwahati, at 6.35 am today.
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.