Crime Against Women
Jharkhand  /  Published 12.01.21

Ormanjhi: prime suspect named

“We are waiting for the DNA report, but considering the circumstantial evidence provided by the deceased’s mother, we are of the view that the deceased is her daughter. Once we catch hold ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 18.12.20

Hathras: CBI files charge sheet against 4

The Central Bureau of Investigation filed a charge sheet on Friday against all four accused in the alleged gang rape and murder case of a 19-year-old Dalit woman in Uttar Pradesh’s Hathras, offi...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Hathras

West Bengal  /  Published 12.12.20

NCW deadline to Bengal over complaints

The National Commission for Women warned the Bengal government of submitting details of over 260 complaints from the state to the Ministry of Home Affairs if the administration fails to address them w...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 11.12.20

Woman, raped and murdered in Behrampore

The body of a 19-year-old married woman, who had allegedly been raped and murdered, was recovered from an area behind her home in a village in Murshidabad’s Daulatabad block, around 15km from he...
By Alamgir Hossain in Behrampore

Calcutta  /  Published 20.11.20

Woman’s body in cement bag

The body of a young woman was found wrapped inside a while plastic bag, meant to carry cement, on the busy MM Ali Road in Ekbalpore on Thursday. Morning walkers spotted the bag lying in front of a cl...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


Jharkhand  /  Published 20.10.20

Jharkhand police on WhatsApp

Jharkhand’s director-general of police M.V. Rao has announced that WhatsApp-based helplines to report cases will be rolled out for the public in all 24 districts on Wednesday to help curb crimes...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.07.20

Assault video gets OC suspended

An officer in-charge (OC), who was posted in chief minister Hemant Soren’s constituency in Barhet in Sahebganj, was suspended hours after a video of him brutally assaulting a 20-year-old girl we...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 23.01.20

No More silence

A funny thing happens at the women’s conferences I attend. When a resolution is adopted or a motion proposed, the women stand up and cheer. And always, some will weep. It happened in November at the...
By Namita Bhandare in

Opinion  /  Published 12.05.20

Too hot to handle

Sir — It is difficult to keep one’s cool when people, including world leaders, downplay the urgency of preventing global warming. But a recent study indicates that they might have to take the heat...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 17.04.20

India witnesses steep rise in crime against women

There has been a steep rise in crime against women across the country amid restrictions imposed due to the coronavirus outbreak, with the National Commission for Women (NCW) receiving 587 complaints f...
By PTI in


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