Sep 16, 2021 12:02 PM IST
Altogether, 1,849 murder cases and 2,533 rape cases were reported across the country in 2020, a year that witnessed COVID-19 outbreak and lockdowns, the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) data showed.
- Aug 28, 2021 02:54 PM IST
"As per preliminary interrogation, one of them is a juvenile -- a 17-year-old -- subject to confirmation."
- Aug 27, 2021 06:45 PM IST
The 27-year-old appeared at Chester Magistrates' Court in north west England to face accusations brought by three complainants.
- Aug 26, 2021 02:34 PM IST
However, the Chhattisgarh HC ordered that charges be framed against the man under Section 377 of IPC for his act of making unnatural physical relations with his wife, LiveLaw has reported.
- Jul 30, 2021 11:06 AM IST
Four men, one of them a driver with the agriculture department, allegedly posed as policemen and raped two girls after beating up the boys who were with them on Benaulim beach on Sunday.
- Jul 27, 2021 10:55 AM IST
The high court permitted the Government Mental Health Centre and the Sree Avittom Thirunal Hospital, both in Thiruvananthapuram, to carry out the medical termination of pregnancy.
- Jul 22, 2021 09:06 AM IST
Sheriff’s deputies brought the 69-year-old convicted rapist into court in a wheelchair. He was wearing a brown jail jumpsuit and face mask. Attorney Mark Werksman entered the plea for the disgraced movie mogul a day after Weinstein was extradited to California from New York, where he was serving a 23-year prison term.
- Jul 03, 2021 04:28 AM IST
To learn that comedian Bill Cosby, 83, has gotten away because of a legal loophole feels like a giant leap backwards.
- Jun 10, 2021 05:22 PM IST
Last month, a 20-year-old student was raped and killed in her own home in West Bengal. Elements on social media misused the news for political propaganda.
- Apr 06, 2021 07:38 PM IST
Indian-American actor and filmmaker Dr Lakshmi Devy is sending out a strong message of women’s empowerment through her directorial debut.
- Mar 21, 2021 11:09 AM IST
Prosecutor Hafiz Asghar said verdict in the closely watched, six-month trial of Abid Malhi and his accomplice Shafqat Ali was issued inside the prison where it was held in Lahore
- Dec 09, 2020 01:34 PM IST
"Going forward, we will only allow properly identified users to upload content. We have banned downloads," Pornhub added.
- Oct 01, 2020 06:06 PM IST
The in-charge of the party administration, Siddhartpriy Srivastava, here in a letter said all district and city unit presidents have been asked to hold immediate dharnas against the behaviour of the UP Police, which detained the leaders.
- Oct 01, 2020 04:54 PM IST
"If a crime takes place, action has to be taken within 72 hours, as we have done. What kind of an administration is this where the body of the woman was cremated in the dead of the night while no proceedings were initiated (against the accused)," Mamata Banerjee added.
- Oct 01, 2020 04:47 PM IST
Citing a forensic science laboratory (FSL) report, ADG (Law and Order) Prashant Kumar said the cause of her death is an injury on the neck and trauma resulting due to it.
- Oct 01, 2020 04:37 PM IST
Referring to the deaths of two young women in Hathras and Balrampur regions in the state, Mayawati said the incidents are reminiscent of the 2012 Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case in Delhi.
- Oct 01, 2020 03:31 PM IST
Uddhav Thackeray's statement comes amid a nationwide outrage over the death of a 19-year-old Dalit woman from Uttar Pradesh's Hathras on Tuesday, days after she was raped by four men on September 14.
- Oct 01, 2020 12:43 PM IST
"We are not in a position to explain as to why the patient was taken to the Safarjung hospital in New Delhi when we had referred her to the AIIMS,” Professor Shahid Ali Siddiqui said.
- Sep 30, 2020 05:38 PM IST
Speaking to reporters, Sena MP Sanjay Raut questioned the "hue and cry" generated by certain sections over the demolition of a "house roof" of an actress, an apparent reference to Kangana Ranaut.
- Sep 30, 2020 01:12 PM IST
The body of the 19-year-old Dalit woman, who died in Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital on Tuesday, a fortnight after she was gang-raped, was cremated in Hathras in the early hours of Wednesday.
- Sep 29, 2020 07:39 PM IST
The Opposition party’s attack on the Centre and the state government came after a 19-year-old Dalit woman from Hathras died at Safdarjung hospital in Delhi Tuesday morning, days after she was allegedly raped by four men.
- Sep 29, 2020 03:45 PM IST
The 19-year-old Dalit woman died at a Delhi hospital on Tuesday morning, days after being raped by four men in Hathras district of Uttar Pradesh, a senior police officer said.
- Jun 25, 2020 06:51 PM IST
Upon being questioned why she consumed alcohol with the accused after the incident and let him spend the night, the woman claimed that she had fallen asleep
- May 19, 2020 07:50 AM IST
According to the women, they were earlier allegedly raped by two disciples of the ashram -- Suraj Nath and Nachtar Nath.
- Mar 31, 2020 10:46 AM IST
Fifteen years later, States have still not complied with the Supreme Court directions on police reforms. Consequently, accountability is a concept that is almost alien to law enforcement in India.