Sexual Assault
India  /  Published 12.05.22

Man held for raping Russian girl

  The Goa Police have arrested a man from his home town in neighbouring Karnataka for allegedly raping a 12-year-old Russian girl at a resort in Arambol in North Goa, where he worked as a room a...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Panaji

West Bengal  /  Published 16.04.22

Culture figures: Rapes infuse fear

A section of Bengal’s civil society issued a statement on Friday, expressing concern over the series of sexual assaults that had been reported from various parts of the state of late. The state...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

News  /  Published 02.04.22

Teacher arrested in Gwalior for raping student in Salt Lake

A young woman has alleged that she was raped by a faculty member of a private institute in Salt Lake where she had enrolled to prepare for civil services exams. A team from the Bidhannagar police com...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata

India  /  Published 17.03.22

Lawyers influenced witnesses: Actress

A top actress and survivor of a sexual assault in which a Malayalam superstar is an accused has complained to the Kerala Bar Council against three defence lawyers for allegedly influencing witnesses w...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 15.03.22

Court acquits school cleaner

A school cleaner who was charged with the sexual assault of a three-year-old and spent over four years behind bars was acquitted by a city court on Monday. Manoj Kumar Manna, a Group D employee of th...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta


Opinion  /  Published 13.03.22

Welcome to the new show

The magic of the silver screen has been replaced by the glow of Amoled display. The pandemic has significantly altered the entertainment landscape in the country and around the world, with the silver ...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 07.03.22

Actress: I’m a survivor, not victim

A hugely popular south Indian film actress who was allegedly abducted and sexually assaulted in a moving car five years ago in Kerala has said she would continue to put up a “very strong fight&r...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Opinion  /  Published 24.01.22

Kerala’s mixed record in women’s empowerment

Kerala has the country’s best record in most conventional yardsticks of women’s empowerment. Yet, its patriarchal underbelly is now a topic of wide debate. Recently, the Anupama Chandran c...
By M.G. Radhakrishnan

India  /  Published 23.01.22

Actor Dileep, four others to be questioned

Kerala High Court on Saturday permitted the crime branch to question Malayalam actor Dileep and four others for three days from Sunday in a case related to threatening to endanger the lives of police ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bangalore

Opinion  /  Published 21.01.22

Fallen short: Bishop's acquittal

The law may be constant but its interpretation varies. The acquittal of the former bishop, Franco Mulakkal, by an additional sessions court in Kottayam in the case of a nun’s rape offers such an...
By The Editorial Board


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