India  /  Published 06.08.19

Delhi court seeks status report on Unnao survivor

A Delhi court on Tuesday sought a status report from the CBI on steps taken to ensure security of the Unnao rape survivor, her family and witnesses.District judge Dharmesh Sharma also sought a report ...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 06.08.19

The Unnao survivor must get justice

It took the Supreme Court’s admonitions to impel visible activity on the Unnao rape case. Not that the Bharatiya Janata Party member of the legislative assembly accused of rape by a 17-year-old girl...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 03.08.19

BJP MLA wishes ‘brother’ Sengar the best

A BJP MLA in Uttar Pradesh has been caught on camera expressing a wish that at least a dozen of his colleagues have been voicing in private: that “brother” Kuldeep Sengar, in jail for the gang rap...
By Our Special Correspondent and PTI in Lucknow

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.04.20

3 held for Deoghar rape and murder

Deoghar police on Saturday arrested three of the four men accused of raping and killing a 15-year-old-girl on Wednesday in the forests of Saria village in the district, some 272km from state capital R...
By Suresh Prasad Nikhar in Deoghar

India  /  Published 22.09.18

2-day remand for bishop

A Kerala court on Saturday remanded Bishop Franco Mulakkal in two days’ police custody for further investigation of the rape charge against him.The prosecution had sought police custody for three da...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 21.09.18

Bishop arrested for rape of nun

Bishop Franco Mulakkal, accused of raping a nun multiple times, was arrested on Friday evening after three days of questioning. The arrest comes 86 days after the victim lodged the FIR, with police co...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 19.09.18

Cops quiz rape case bishop for 7 hours

Bishop Franco Mulakkal, accused of raping a nun, was questioned for close to seven hours by Kerala police on Wednesday and allowed to leave, with police saying the interrogation would continue on Thur...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 17.05.19

Rahul visits Alwar gang-rape victim

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday visited the Dalit woman who was gang-raped at Thanagazi in Rajasthan’s Alwar district and promised justice and stringent action against the culprits. Rahu...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.05.19

Kashmir child rape fuels call for Shariah law

The rape of a three-year-old girl in Kashmir last week triggered violent protests in the Valley on Monday and prompted a rare call for the imposition of Shariah law so that the perpetrator could be st...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 03.03.20

Delhi gangrape: Govt recommends rejecting mercy plea

The Delhi government on Monday recommended rejecting mercy petition of Pawan Gupta, one of the four death row convicts in the 2012 Delhi gang rape and murder case.Sources said that the Delhi governmen...
By PTI in New Delhi


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