India  /  Published 04.10.18

7 cops booked for alleged rape

A 16-year-old girl has alleged that she and her mother were raped by an assistant sub-inspector rank police official in a village in Kaithal, Haryana, last month, following which police booked 18 peop...
By PTI in

India  /  Published 07.08.19

Nun who protested against rape-tainted bishop axed from congregation

A nun who was part of the protests against Franco Mulakkal, a Jalandhar based bishop accused of rape, has been expelled from her congregation for publishing a book of poems, buying a car by taking a l...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.08.19

Death sentence for rape and poisoning

The Supreme Court on Thursday confirmed by a 2:1 majority the death sentence handed to two persons for gang-raping a 10-year-old girl and then poisoning and drowning her and her seven-year-old brother...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.08.19

Priyanka takes up UP schoolgirl's question

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Thursday said the question on the minds of all women and girls in Uttar Pradesh is whether voices against an influential person, who has done wrong, will ...
By PTI and The Telegraph in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 31.07.19

Father of 3 rapes, beheads 3-year-old in Jamshedpur

A three-year-old child was kidnapped from next to her mother, raped, strangled, beheaded and dumped in the bushes near a factory wall in a shocking case that the cops have cracked and arrested two men...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur


India  /  Published 24.09.18

Rape accused bishop in 12-day remand

A Kerala magistrate on Monday sent Bishop Franco Mulakkal to judicial custody till October 6 after the clergyman, arrested on the charge of repeatedly raping a nun, was produced in court at the end of...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bangalore

India  /  Published 20.09.18

7-hour repeat grilling for bishop

Investigators probing a nun’s allegation of rape against Bishop Franco Mulakkal subjected him to yet another marathon grilling session on a day the Vatican took the embattled clergyman off his pasto...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bangalore

Jharkhand  /  Published 03.03.20

Fresh troubles for Dhullu Mahto

A lower court on Tuesday heard the anticipatory bail petition of Baghmara MLA Dhullu Mahto in connection with a case of rape and outraging the modesty of a woman lodged against the MLA by Dhanbad poli...
By Our correspondent in Dhanbad

India  /  Published 02.03.20

Delhi rape: SC dismisses Pawan Gupta's curative plea

The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed the curative petition filed by Pawan Gupta, one of the four death row convicts in the 2012 Delhi gangrape and murder case.A five-judge bench headed by Justice N. ...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 29.04.19

Politicizing the military is inglorious

Sir — The letter written by over 150 veterans of the armed forces to the president, Ram Nath Kovind, requesting him to stop the politicization of the armed forces is timely (“Veterans’ appeal: D...
By The Telegraph in


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