31 Jul 2019
Unnao rape-survivor's letter to CJI to be taken up tomorrow
Merely two weeks before she met with an accident, the Unnao rape survivor had written a letter to Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, telling him about the threats she received by men of BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar, who allegedly assaulted her.
24 Jun 2019
16-year-old held captive for week, gang-raped by six including minors
In a disturbing news, six men, including three minors, held a girl captive for seven days and raped her repeatedly.
15 Jun 2019
Cristiano Ronaldo given court papers following rape lawsuit: Details here
Juventus and Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo on Friday was served with court papers in the USA following a rape lawsuit against him.
10 Jun 2019
#UPShocker: When BJP minister rationalized rape of married women
Recently, Uttar Pradesh minister Upendra Tiwari made controversial remarks about rape, questioning the veracity of rape allegations made by adult women.
10 Jun 2019
IIT Professor rapes former student, asks the woman her "price"
A 45-year-old assistant professor at Indian Institute of Technology, Jodhpur, was arrested for allegedly raping a 35-year-old woman, who claims to be his former student, on the pretext of giving her a job.
24 May 2019
Man offers woman help in finding job, later rapes her
In a horrifying incident, a woman was allegedly raped in a hotel room in Punjab's Mohali district on Wednesday.
17 May 2019
Bengaluru: Three men gang-rape two Manipuri transgender students
Two transgender students were allegedly gang-raped in Bengaluru on Sunday evening by three men.
15 May 2019
Yet another minor raped in J&K days after horrific #BandiporaRape
In yet another case of rape of a minor in Jammu & Kashmir, a teenage girl was sexually assaulted by a 20-year-old man in Ganderbal district.
09 May 2019
Pooja Bedi demands #MenToo movement after rape-accused Karan Oberoi's arrest
Following the arrest of actor Karan Oberoi in a rape case, Pooja Bedi has stepped up to defend her best friend and also called for a #MenToo movement, taking after the global #MeToo movement.
06 May 2019
'Inside Edge' actor Karan Oberoi arrested for drugging, raping woman
TV actor and singer Karan Oberoi was arrested by Oshiwara police today in connection with a rape case.
30 Apr 2019
Gurugram man raped 8-year-old repeatedly after wife died, arrested: Police
A man has been arrested in Gurugram for allegedly raping his eight-year-old daughter repeatedly over several months, police said yesterday.
17 Apr 2019
Delhi: Father-son held for raping adopted minor
The Delhi police have arrested a 37-year-old man and his father for allegedly raping a minor girl, whom he adopted two years ago.
05 Apr 2019
US judge asked rape survivor if "she tried closing legs"
A New Jersey Superior Court judge who asked a rape survivor whether she tried "closing her legs" during the assault is facing three months of suspension without pay.
29 Mar 2019
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.
19 Mar 2019
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.
12 Mar 2019
Gurugram: Cab driver offers lift to 15-year-old, rapes her
In a horrifying incident, a 15-year-old was allegedly raped by a cab driver on Saturday night after he offered her lift from IFFCO Chowk to Mahipalpur, Delhi.
02 Mar 2019
Minor boy booked for repeatedly raping 10-year-old girl in Maharashtra
A 10-year-old girl was allegedly repeatedly raped by a boy at a village in Palghar district of Maharashtra, police said today.
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.
13 Jan 2019
Three arrested for raping 14-year-old girl several times in Thane
Three persons were arrested in Bhiwandi in Maharashtra's Thane district for allegedly raping a teenage girl several times.
11 Jan 2019
Cristiano Ronaldo rape allegation: Las Vegas police request DNA sample
Cristiano Ronaldo might be scoring goals on the field with Juventus, but investigations into rape allegations leveled against him by American model Kathryn Mayorga are heating up.
06 Jan 2019
UP: 16-year-old girl raped by stepfather, his cousin in Muzaffarnagar
A 16-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her stepfather and his cousin, who also recorded a video of their act at in Shamli, Muzaffarnagar (UP).
18 Dec 2018
Man gets double death penalty for killing, raping minor stepdaughter
A Madhya Pradesh court yesterday awarded double death sentence to a man for raping and killing a five-year-old girl, who was the daughter of his wife from an earlier marriage.
12 Dec 2018
Jamshedpur: Man who paraded woman naked is facing rape charges
A man who was arrested on Friday for parading a tribal woman naked through a village near Jamshedpur will now also be charged with rape.
11 Dec 2018
SC: Media, law enforcement can't identify rape/sexual assault victims
On Tuesday, the Supreme Court barred media organizations and law enforcement agencies from disclosing the identities of victims of rape and sexual assault, even if the victims are dead.
30 Nov 2018
Has MeToo shifted focus? Founder Tarana Burke thinks so
MeToo, the movement that gained momentum last October after several sexual assault allegations were leveled against Oscar-winning producer Harvey Weinstein, soon turned into a whirlwind.
19 Nov 2018
Gurugram: Neighbor shows objectionable video to 8-year-old, rapes her
An 8-year-old girl was raped by her neighbor in Sultanpur area of Gurugram on Sunday, police said.
12 Oct 2018
Real Madrid file lawsuit against Portuguese newspaper over Ronaldo claims
Spanish football giants Real Madrid have filed a lawsuit against a Portuguese newspaper that ran a story regarding Los Blancos pushing Cristiano Ronaldo to hush up an alleged rape case.
04 Oct 2018
UP Police constable suspended for sodomizing boy for 20 days
A Uttar Pradesh Police constable, posted with the UP100 emergency service in Hathras, has been suspended for allegedly sodomizing a teenage boy at a police outpost for 20 days.
01 Oct 2018
Dear men, will you ever understand & respect consent?
In a world where #MeToo and #YesAllMen are trending because we keep on coming across incidents of rape and assaults regularly, it's difficult to think that there exist guys who would understand consent and not take advantage of us.
29 Sep 2018
India defeat Bangladesh to clinch Asia Cup: Here're records broken
India successfully defended the Asia Cup after beating Bangladesh in a thriller.
28 Sep 2018
Why don't victims of sexual abuse speak up?
After Tanushree Dutta alleged Nana Patekar of sexual harassment, some 10 years later after the incident, everyone is questioning her- if she's actually telling the truth or if this allegation marks her comeback in the limelight.
25 Sep 2018
19-year-old Rewari rape survivor misses exam she'd been preparing for
On September 19, she would've appeared for the central government entrance examination she'd been preparing for and who knows, might've topped it like board examinations, had it not been for a bunch of youth who decided to change the course of her fate to fulfill their lust.
16 Sep 2018
Knew about sexual-abuse by Buddhist teachers; nothing new: Dalai Lama
The Dalai Lama says he has known about sexual abuse by Buddhist teachers since the 1990s and that such allegations are "nothing new".
12 Sep 2018
#KeralaNunRape: The art of victim blaming
What's the first thing you usually hear when you tell someone about a rape case? Let me help you.
12 Sep 2018
Rape survivor Lady Gaga says she still suffers from PTSD
Singer and actor Lady Gaga has opened up about the effects of rape trauma, saying it took her "years" to come to terms with it.
09 Sep 2018
Kathua rape case: Victim died of asphyxiation, doctors tell court
In the ongoing trial surrounding the Kathua rape case, the doctors who conducted the autopsy of the eight-year-old victim, have revealed that she had been sexually assaulted and died of asphyxiation.
08 Sep 2018
Kerala: Catholic organizations protest against delay in nun rape case
Members of catholic organizations protested in Kochi today against the delay in the arrest of Jalandhar Bishop Franco Mulakkal, who was accused of rape by a nun.
31 Aug 2018
Rape victim commits suicide after police 'refuse' to file FIR
A 28-year-old woman, who was allegedly raped by a man, died after she set herself ablaze in a police station in Shahjahanpur district of Uttar Pradesh.
30 Aug 2018
Minor daughter of Delhi Police personnel raped by her friend
A minor daughter of a Delhi Police personnel was allegedly raped by a juvenile, police said today.
04 Aug 2018
Bihar Social-Welfare-Minister should be sacked for Muzaffarpur shelter-home-scandal: NCP's Anwar
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) National General Secretary and MP, Tariq Anwar, demanded that Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar sack his Social Welfare Minister, Manju Verma, for the failure to prevent sexual exploitation at the state-funded shelter home at Muzaffarpur.