North East  /  Published 27.02.20

5-year-old raped and murdered in Hojai

The body of a five-year-old, suspected to have been raped and murdered, was recovered from a forest near Dariyabasti village in Hojai district of Assam on Thursday morning. Hojai police have arrested ...
By Nikhil Kumar Mundra in Hojai

India  /  Published 19.02.20

Rape finger at BJP MLA in Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh police have registered a case of gang rape against a BJP lawmaker and six others, including his sons and nephew, following a complaint from a widow who said she couldn’t take their bla...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Jharkhand  /  Published 19.02.20

Mukhiya, two others held for rape

A village mukhiya and two others were arrested on Wednesday for raping a 24-year-old woman on Monday evening when she was returning home with her husband from a rural haat. Namodih village mukhiya Dur...
By Suresh Pradad Nikhar in Dumka

India  /  Published 12.02.20

HC warns Twitter for revealing rape victim's identity

The Delhi High Court has warned Twitter that it can face costs of Rs 10 lakh if it does not file its response to a PIL, which has sought action against media houses and social media platforms for reve...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.09.19

Court to hear law student's bail plea in extortion case on September 30

A Shahjanhanpur court on Thursday decided to hear on September 30 the bail plea of the woman law student arrested for allegedly trying to extort Rs. 5 crore from former Union minister Chinmayanand, wh...
By PTI in Lucknow


Odisha  /  Published 04.11.18

Gang-raped on city outskirts

A 22-year-old deaf and mute girl was allegedly gang-raped at Jankia in Khurda district, 50km from here, on Saturday evening. The victim was on Sunday shifted to Capital Hospital from Khurda district h...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 03.11.18

Gujarat BJP leader calls for Akbar’s ouster

A BJP leader from Narendra Modi’s home state has publicly said that M.J. Akbar “should be removed from the party” after fresh allegations of rape and other forms of sexual misconduct surfaced ag...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 22.09.19

Apex monastic body expels Chinmayanand

The country’s topmost Hindu monastic organisation has expelled the rape accused Swami Chinmayanand from its sant samaj or community of sadhus, saying he is a “blot” on the Hindu religion and its...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.09.19

Young couple assaulted, girl raped in Jamshedpur

A 17-year-old girl was raped by two men who beat up her fiancé in Sonari on Monday, it was revealed on Friday when police publicised the arrest of one of the accused.The incident bears uncanny simila...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 02.11.18

Rajnath Singh's tasteless and disturbing joke

Humour is a mysterious attribute. Some jokes are overwhelmingly funny, while others fall flat on their face. A recent witticism by the Union home minister, Rajnath Singh, has been considered in poor t...
By The Editorial Board in


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