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07 Jun 2019


London homophobic attack: Lesbian-couple brutally thrashed for refusing to kiss

In a brutal homophobic attack in London, a lesbian couple was thrashed and robbed by some men on a bus after they refused to kiss.

05 Jun 2019


Bihar minor's death triggers tension; gang-raped and murdered, says family

The death of a 16-year-old girl sparked tension in Bihar's Bhabua on Wednesday after her family alleged that three men gang-raped and murdered her on Tuesday.

04 Jun 2019


Odisha: Man raped minor in front of mother, gets arrested

A man who fled from Odisha after raping a minor and killing her mother has been arrested, state police said on Monday.

03 Jun 2019


BJP MLA assaults woman, then gets 'rakhi' tied by her

Gujarat BJP MLA Balram Thawani, who was earlier caught on camera brutally assaulting and kicking a woman protestor on Sunday, has reportedly apologized to her.

03 Jun 2019


Kathua rape case: Trial is almost complete, verdict expected soon

In January last year, India outraged after an 8-year-old girl was kidnapped, raped, and murdered in Jammu's Kathua.

30 May 2019


Man tries to rape woman, brutally attacks her private parts

Women aren't safe anywhere, not on roads, homes, or even in hospitals when they take care of their loved ones.

29 May 2019


Rajasthan: Men tried raping disabled woman, killed daughter for crying

A disturbing incident has been reported from Rajasthan's Bharatpur area, and it is enough to hang humanity's head in shame.

28 May 2019


Faridabad: Policemen beat woman with belt, video goes viral

The country needs police reforms. This was proved once again on Monday after a video emerged on social media.

19 May 2019


Gang members kill US teen, fearing she would report them

A 14-year-old girl was stripped and beaten to death in gang-related crime in Maryland, United States.

18 May 2019


Olympic rower Dattu Bhokanal booked after wife alleges harassment, cheating

Olympic rowing champion Dattu Baban Bhokanal has landed in trouble after he was booked on charges of alleged physical and mental harassment, and dowry demands, leveled by his wife.

Bengaluru: Three men gang-rape two Manipuri transgender students

Two transgender students were allegedly gang-raped in Bengaluru on Sunday evening by three men.

16 May 2019

Narendra Modi

'Justice will be done': RaGa after meeting Alwar gang-rape survivor

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday met the survivor of the horrific Alwar gang-rape and said justice will be done, adding action will be taken against culprits.

16 May 2019


Maharashtra couple faces social boycott after opposing virginity test ritual

A couple belonging to the Kanjarbhat community in Ambernath, Maharashtra, has alleged facing a social boycott after defying the community's regressive tradition of conducting virginity tests on brides over two years ago.

15 May 2019


Doctors remove bike handle from woman's uterus, inserted by husband

In a disturbing incident, doctors at an Indore hospital removed a piece of a bike handle from a woman's uterus on Tuesday, which had been stuck there for about two years.

13 May 2019


Rajasthan: Assaulted by in-laws, woman walks naked to file complaint

A disturbing incident, which shows women are treated as second class citizens, was reported from Rajasthan's Churu.

08 May 2019

Dalai Lama

US 'sex slave' guru goes on trial: Details here

The trial of Keith Raniere, the leader of a suspected sex cult NXIVM (pronounced Nexium), began in New York on Tuesday.

05 Apr 2019


This Punjab pediatrician's been fighting female feticide for 25 years

Female feticide is one of the gravest social issues still prevalent in some parts of India.

02 Apr 2019

Narendra Modi

Smriti Irani has 'bigger bindi'; changes husbands frequently: Congress ally

Congress ally and People's Republican Party (PRP) leader, Jaydeep Kawade, has made sexist remarks against Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani on Tuesday.

31 Mar 2019


Maharashtra: Father kills 17-year-old daughter over friendship with a boy

A 17-year-old girl was allegedly killed by her father who was against her friendship with a boy studying with her in a college in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra, police said on today.

29 Mar 2019

Delhi Police

Meet the IPS-officer, who solved #NirbhayaCase; real-life inspiration for #NetflixDelhiCrime

Netflix recently released Indo-Canadian filmmaker Richie Mehta's Delhi Crime, a seven-episode web-series on the 2012 Delhi gangrape or Nirbhaya case from Delhi Police's perspective.

27 Mar 2019


Punjab: Pregnant NRI woman found murdered; husband, his lover suspected

A pregnant woman of Indian origin from Australia was found dead in Punjab's Ferozepur district. The dead body of the woman, who was missing, has been recovered from Bhakra Canal, according to police.

19 Mar 2019

Madhya Pradesh

MP: Brothers and uncle raped, beheaded 12-year-old girl, say police

The rape and murder case of a 12-year-old Dalit girl whose beheaded body was found last week in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar district has been solved, said police.

05 Mar 2019

Uttar Pradesh

UP: Woman abducted from wedding function, raped by 6

A 23-year-old woman was reportedly abducted and raped by six persons in Dudhli village of Muzaffarnagar, Uttar Pradesh, police said today.

09 Feb 2019

Delhi Police

NHRC issues notice to Delhi Police over Nangloi murder case

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) sent a notice to the Delhi Police chief yesterday in connection with the murder of a woman by a man in Nangloi on February 6 despite her earlier complaining to the police about being harassed by him.

03 Feb 2019


Modi-bhakts married each other; woman now accuses husband of torture

A few days back, a tweet from a youngster in Gujarat went viral which had a picture of him with a girl, both wearing 'NaMo Again' T-shirts.

03 Feb 2019

Delhi Police

Now, Delhi Police will have access to Facebook private chats

Joining hands with the Delhi Police, Facebook will now provide details of private chats to the police for sensitive cases, specifically pertaining to crimes against women and children.

03 Feb 2019


Minor rape survivor to produce newborn as evidence against accused

A minor rape survivor, who delivered an infant boy at the Meerut Medical College on Friday, has now decided to use her child as evidence to nab her rapist.

20 Jan 2019


Gujarat: Man kills wife with axe, injures kids, commits suicide

A 35-year-old man allegedly killed his wife and injured his two sons with an axe in Gujarat's Vadodara district and then committed suicide by jumping in front of a train yesterday.

11 Jan 2019


Odisha man burns wife to death, gets life imprisonment

A Balasore court has sentenced a man to life imprisonment for killing his wife four years ago in Nilagiri area of the district.

09 Jan 2019

Devender Arya

Upset after break-up, man attacks girlfriend of eight-years with hammer

Unable to handle his break-up, a Delhi man attacked his girlfriend of eight years with a hammer at a South Delhi hotel, HT reports.

07 Jan 2019

Uttar Pradesh

Gang-rape victim alleges accused set her ablaze, police doesn't agree

One of the accused of a gang-rape case in Shamli, Uttar Pradesh, allegedly set the victim ablaze, she has claimed.

04 Jan 2019


Agra: Man, accused of molestation, declared innocent; victim kills self

In a shocking incident, a victim of molestation took her life in Agra on Tuesday after the accused was let scot-free by the village panchayat.

17 Dec 2018


Gujarat: Man beat ex-wife over WhatsApp display picture

People who are short-tempered are often known to be aggressive and can easily get enraged over petty issues.

11 Dec 2018


Woman wakes up from coma, accuses husband, in-laws of murder

Domestic violence is a concerning issue in India and cases of violence against women keep emerging almost regularly.

07 Dec 2018

Uttar Pradesh

UP: Husband, in-laws poison woman to death over dowry demands

A woman was allegedly poisoned to death by her husband and in-laws over demands for dowry in UP's Shamli district.

06 Dec 2018


Porn-addicted man accuses wife of acting in clip, tortures her

Married life is tough to maintain.

03 Dec 2018

Uttar Pradesh

UP-shocker: Molesters set woman ablaze, who was going to police-station

In a ghastly incident, a woman was set on fire by two of her molesters as she was on way to file an FIR against them in Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur.

28 Nov 2018


#DomesticViolence: Home is most unsafe place for women, says UN

A disturbing report released by the United Nations says out of the total number of women killed around the world last year, 58% were murdered by their family members or intimate partners for dowry and/or 'honor-related' matters.

26 Nov 2018


Mumbai: Mentally-challenged woman violated, was raped three times earlier too

An 18-year-old girl, who was missing from her Mumbai suburban home since November 15, was found last week in Malwani.

29 Oct 2018


Gujarat: Woman cop killed by husband, in-laws over property

A 41-year-old woman cop was allegedly hacked to death in Gujarat by her husband and in-laws, who were eyeing her property, police said today.

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