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.
25 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Even as the file related to her appointment as DCW Chief was rejected by Lt Governor Najeeb Jung yesterday, Swati Maliwal went to meet acid attack victims in south Delhi and assured them of support in their pursuit for justice.
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.
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.
08 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The Arvind Kejriwal government has withdrawn its circular issued on two-finger test on rape victims. According to sources, action will be taken against the officer who has issued the circular.
07 Jun 2015
Panaji: Goa Police has claimed that the two Delhi-based women, who were allegedly gang-raped by five men in Anjuna, worked as escorts and that they fell prey to a plot by accused to recover their money.
21 Jul 2015
Unnao (UP): A 45-year-old man died after he was set ablaze allegedly by three persons of his village after he complained to police that his daughter was being teased by them.
01 Mar 2013
The Delhi High Court on Thursday directed the city government and police to create public awareness about its orders that rape and road accident victims cannot be denied treatment by private hospitals.