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Chinmayanand case: Cong to organise 'padyatra' demanding justice for rape victim

A local court in Shahjahanpur on September 20 sent Chinmayanand to judicial custody for 14 days for sexually assaulting a law student.

28 Sep 2019 7:47 PM

Bombay HC quashes FIR after rape victim marries accused

Last month, the couple approached the court, saying they had been in a consensual relationship at the time of the alleged rape incident.

11 May 2019 6:16 AM

Supreme Court raps media over pictures of rape victim

The case of multiple child rapes in a shelter home in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur hit headlines a few days ago.

03 Aug 2018 2:13 AM

BJP MLA asks rape victim to thank party MP

The BJP spokesman here also strongly disapproved his party leader’s actions describing it “not appropriate”.

30 Jun 2018 12:12 AM

16-year-old rape victim allowed to end pregnancy

The doctors said that further delay in aborting her foetus would cause risk to her life.

10 May 2018 2:00 AM


Can torture in police custody bring justice?

We get experts to give their take on a current issue each week and lend their perspective to a much-discussed topic.

15 Apr 2018 12:16 AM

13-year-old rape victim allowed to end pregnancy

The legal limit to carry out termination of pregnancy without approaching the court is twenty weeks.

10 Apr 2018 1:26 AM

Enough evidence against Morani, police tells Supreme Court

She said he had first violated her in Mumbai by calling her for a party where he allegedly drugged her.

03 Apr 2018 2:47 AM

MP: 13-yr-old set on fire for resisting sexual assault attempt

The girl was admitted to the district hospital and her condition was reported to be serious, the police said.

12 Feb 2018 3:01 PM

Pay Rs 3 Lakh to 2012 acid attack victim: High Court to government

The court directed the state to verify the victim’s her medical bills within 10 days and reimburse them.

06 Jan 2018 3:16 AM


Delhi HC refuses abortion nod to 15-yr-old rape victim

The court refused to allow termination of the 25-week-old pregnancy because it is risky for both the mother and the foetus.

22 Dec 2017 8:05 PM

Mumbai: HC allows 13-year-old rape victim to abort her 26-week old foetus

The law does not allow abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy.

06 Dec 2017 3:12 PM

Maharashtra school expels rape victim; cops demand bribe from family

The girl, raped on the pretext of marriage, was expelled because the school said she would tarnish their reputation.

27 Nov 2017 2:46 PM

13-yr-old rape victim, allowed abortion, delivers baby at Mumbai hospital

Doctors decided to perform caesarean because terminating 31-week-old pregnancy was risky for her life.

08 Sep 2017 9:20 PM

SC allows minor rape survivor to abort pregnancy

The minor girl’s mother, through advocate Sneha Mukharjee, had moved the apex court seeking its permission to terminate the pregnancy of her daughter.

07 Sep 2017 7:11 AM


10-year-old rape victim gives birth in Chandigarh

The Supreme Court had last month refused to allow the rape victim to undergo an abortion due to risk to her life, as advised by a medical board.

18 Aug 2017 12:20 AM

Man accused of coercing ‘rape victim’ gets bail

As soon as Tungaria learnt about the FIR, he brought the girl back to Mumbai.

09 Aug 2017 2:58 AM

Military sexual trauma can lead to alcoholism

Survey says more than 21,000 service members are sexually assaulted annually who then turn to booze abuse.

10 Jul 2017 8:55 AM

Pakistan rape victim turned activist attends US opera inspired by her story

The opera, by composer Kamala Sankaram and librettist Susan Yankowitz, recounts Mai's 2002 rape and her decision to defy her attackers.

17 Jun 2017 2:47 PM

HIV-positive foetus can’t be aborted, says AIIMS

The SC told Bihar government to pay Rs 3 lakh relief to a rape victim whose 26-week-old foetus cannot be aborted.

10 May 2017 1:15 AM