12 May 2016
New Delhi: A total of 202 crorepatis are in the fray in Kerala assembly elections to be held on Monday, while 311 have declared criminal cases against themselves, as per a latest survey.
27 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal yesterday termed as 'shocking and shameful' the alleged gangrapes of women in Haryana's Murthal area during the Jat quota stir and demanded strict punishment for the culprits.
05 May 2016
Kochi: Amid criticism over delay in arresting culprits in the brutal rape and murder case of a Dalit woman, Chief Investigating officer Deputy SP Anil Kumar was today removed and a new official appointed to head the probe team.
04 May 2016
Kochi: Police today released sketch of a person believed to have committed the rape and murder of a Dalit woman in nearby Perumbavoor even as the investigation team questioned her neighbour, who was taken into custody from Kannur last evening.
18 Apr 2016
Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today promised severe punishment to those found guilty in Handwara and Kupwara incidents even as she appealed to the youths to help restore peace, saying it was a prerequisite for development in the state.
27 Aug 2013
New Delhi: In a significant ruling, Supreme Court on Tuesday held that rape cases cannot be compromised or condoned even if the victim forgives the accused for the offence.
08 Jan 2013
Anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare on Tuesday reiterated his demand for stringent punishment to those accused in rape cases.
11 Jan 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court today said parliament may think of formulating laws providing for harsher punishment for those accused of rape and abuse of minor children.
27 Feb 2013
Against the backdrop of December 16 Delhi gang rape, a Parliamentary panel has recommended that mercy petitions should generally not be considered in cases of rape and murder and reasons for any grant of pardon should be made public.
08 May 2016
New Delhi: An Ola cab driver was arrested here on charges of molesting a 23-year-old Belgian woman, the police said today.