Crime against women

Sexually assaulted Bengal girl seeks permission to end life

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 00:02

Kolkata, Jan 13 A 17-year-old girl in West Bengal's East Midnapore has appealed to the district authorities to allow her to kill herself as she has become pregnant after allegedly being raped by a man on the promise of marriage, police said on Saturday.


Young woman sexually assaulted in Delhi park, five held

Thu, 12/21/2017 - 23:54

New Delhi, Dec 21 A 20-year-old woman was sexually assaulted on Thursday by five persons, including juveniles, in a north Delhi park, following which the accused were arrested, police said on Thursday.


Taxi driver arrested for rape

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 23:22

New Delhi, Sep 13, A taxi driver was arrested on Wednesday on charge of raping a young woman here, police said.


Kerala HC rejects actor Dileep's bail again

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:50

Kochi, Aug 29, The Kerala High Court here on Tuesday turned down a third bail plea by Malayalam actor Dileep, who has been in custody for over seven weeks in a kidnapping case.


Judge declares mistrial in Cosby sexual-assault case

Sun, 06/18/2017 - 02:10

Washington, June 18, The judge in famed American stand-up comedian Bill Cosby's sexual-assault case declared a mistrial on Saturday, after the jury was unable to reach a verdict following six days of deliberations.