Section 354: News

Skin to Skin contact: SC stays Bombay HC order

The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed the Bombay High Court order acquitting a man under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act saying groping a minor's breast without "skin to skin contact" cannot be termed as sexual assault.

27 Oct 2020

Mumbai Police

Mumbai: TV actor stabbed, allegedly for rejecting marriage proposal

Television actor Malvi Malhotra was attacked on Monday night, allegedly by an acquaintance for rejecting his proposal for marriage.

20 Mar 2019


Cab driver arrested for stalking Ekta Kapoor multiple times

A fan stalking a celebrity is a common occurrence. However, some fans often cross the line leaving the concerned celebrity troubled.

15 Feb 2019


Hyderabad: After right-wing activists forcibly marry them, couple goes missing

On Valentine's Day, Hindu right-wing activists remained true to their word and spread out in many local parks in India to nab unmarried couples celebrating the occasion.

24 Oct 2018


Co-passenger molested woman on Bangkok-Mumbai flight

A 31-year-old passenger on a Mumbai bound flight coming from Bangkok was arrested, on Tuesday, by the Sahar police for allegedly molesting a 29-year-old woman advocate mid-air.

30 Jun 2018

Crime Against Women

Delhi: Woman thrashed, stripped, paraded-naked for protesting assault on elderly

In a horrific incident, a group of women thrashed a 45-year-old, stripped and paraded her naked on the streets of Southwest Delhi's Palam area on Thursday.

09 Jun 2018


Singer Palak lodges complaint after being stalked, threatened by 'professor'

Playback singer Palak Muchhal recently lodged a complaint against a 30-year-old man for allegedly stalking and threatening her.

03 Apr 2018


No marital-rape, but oral-sex is 'cruelty': Gujarat High Court

Indian laws do not acknowledge 'marital rape' if the woman is aged over 18, meaning husbands can legally have forced sex with their wives.

18 Mar 2018


Molestation Case: High Court stays FIR proceedings against Jeetendra

In a major respite for Jeetendra, the Himachal Pradesh High Court has stayed further proceedings against the veteran actor in a sexual assault case filed by his cousin.

21 Jun 2017

Crime Against Women

Man gropes woman, asks if she doesn't like being touched

A Gurgaon man has been booked for allegedly repeatedly groping a co-passenger on a Delhi-Mumbai flight.

27 Feb 2017


Mumbai is India's richest city: Report

According to the latest New World Wealth Report, Mumbai is the richest city of India with a total wealth of $820 billion.

20 Feb 2017


BWSSB to hire 100 private water tankers for parched Bengaluru

The Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) will hire 100 private tankers to supply water to the parched city, for the first time in ten years.