Articles about IPC Sections 354

Delhi: Man booked for Triple Talaq, slapping wife

14 Sep 2021

Delhi
Delhi: Man booked for Triple Talaq, slapping wife

The Delhi police has booked a man for allegedly pronouncing Triple Talaq to his estranged wife and slapping her, officials said on Monday.

Groping without skin contact is not sexual assault: Bombay HC

25 Jan 2021

India
Groping without skin contact is not sexual assault: Bombay HC

In a controversial ruling, the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court observed that groping a minor's breasts without "skin-to-skin" contact doesn't qualify as sexual assault.

PM Modi shares stage with sexual assault accused. Hail hypocrisy!

14 Dec 2019

Politics
PM Modi shares stage with sexual assault accused. Hail hypocrisy!

In the Parliament yesterday, BJP leaders created an uproar, asking former Congress President Rahul Gandhi to apologize for his 'Rape in India' remark.

Six men gang-rape Coimbatore teen, on her birthday

01 Dec 2019

India
Six men gang-rape Coimbatore teen, on her birthday

A 17-year-old girl was gang-raped by six men while she was out celebrating her birthday in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, on Tuesday.

Amethi: Muslims attack Dalit-woman, thrash husband for 'running' coaching center

15 Jul 2019

India
Amethi: Muslims attack Dalit-woman, thrash husband for 'running' coaching center

A Dalit woman was molested, touched inappropriately, her kurta ripped off, and when her husband came to her rescue, he was brutally thrashed.

Kolkata: Actress 'dragged out' of Uber, threatened; driver arrested

11 Jul 2019

India
Kolkata: Actress 'dragged out' of Uber, threatened; driver arrested

In a troublesome incident, a popular Bengali actress was recently abused, threatened and thrown out of the Uber cab which she had booked to reach her shoot location.

Hyderabad: Bar dancer stripped for refusing sexual favors

17 Jun 2019

India
Hyderabad: Bar dancer stripped for refusing sexual favors

In yet another distressing incident which shows women are treated as objects of pleasure, a bar dancer in Hyderabad was allegedly stripped and thrashed for refusing sexual favors to customers.

Pollachi sex abuse: Four-member gang harassed, videographed 50+ women

12 Mar 2019

India
Pollachi sex abuse: Four-member gang harassed, videographed 50+ women

In a shocking incident, a group of four men, all in their 20s, sexually harassed over 50 women in Tamil Nadu, police said.

Delhi court frames molestation charges against ex-TERI chief RK Pachauri

20 Oct 2018

India
Delhi court frames molestation charges against ex-TERI chief RK Pachauri

A Delhi court today framed molestation charges against former TERI chief RK Pachauri in a case of alleged sexual harassment lodged by his former colleague.

Kolkata: Woman harassed, molested by group of 10; all held

10 Oct 2018

India
Kolkata: Woman harassed, molested by group of 10; all held

A woman in her early 30s was allegedly molested by a group of 10 at a metro station in the southern part of Kolkata, police said.

UP: Government-teacher watches girls changing uniforms, thrashed with slippers, arrested

09 Aug 2018

India
UP: Government-teacher watches girls changing uniforms, thrashed with slippers, arrested

A government teacher in Uttar Pradesh's Hathras was arrested for allegedly peeping into a room where girls were changing uniforms given to them.

Delhi: Man uploads woman's intimate photos to get wedding cancelled

27 Jul 2018

Delhi
Delhi: Man uploads woman's intimate photos to get wedding cancelled

A Delhi-based man decided to upload on the internet intimate photos of a woman he had promised to marry, in order to get the wedding cancelled.

Russian flight cabin crew member alleges molestation by Delhi businessman

03 May 2018

Delhi
Russian flight cabin crew member alleges molestation by Delhi businessman

A 50-year-old man was yesterday detained at the Delhi Airport for questioning after a Russian airline crew member accused him of molesting her.

Another JNU Professor accused of molestation, complaint filed

14 Apr 2018

India
Another JNU Professor accused of molestation, complaint filed

A JNU Professor was accused of sexual molestation by a PhD scholar, making it the third such incident in two months.

Delhi: Rs. 25k-bounty on man who masturbated at DU student

17 Feb 2018

India
Delhi: Rs. 25k-bounty on man who masturbated at DU student

The Delhi Police has announced a Rs. 25,000 reward for anyone providing information regarding the unidentified man who masturbated next to a 23-year-old DU student and tried to molest her on a moving bus last week.

WhatsApp in trouble in India for 'illegal' middle finger emoji

27 Dec 2017

Business
WhatsApp in trouble in India for 'illegal' middle finger emoji

WhatsApp is in legal trouble in India again, this time for one of its emojis.