In the first case, the court sentenced Ramkirit Goud, a resident of Thane, to death for kidnapping, raping and killing a three-year-old girl in Thane.
09 Mar 2019 1:59 AM
The court also imposed a fine of Rs 15,000 on the accused.
26 Sep 2018 1:41 AM
The incident had taken place on Dec. 5, 2014, when the victim, a finance executive, was returning home in Central Delhi.
16 Sep 2018 12:34 AM
The bill stipulates stringent punishment for perpetrators of rape, particularly of girls below 12 years, for which death sentence has been provided.
07 Aug 2018 1:23 AM
The Criminal Law (Amendment) Bill 2018, which was passed in the Lok Sabha on July 30, was approved by a voice vote in the Upper House.
06 Aug 2018 9:25 PM
Ms Gandhi expressed her displeasure at the slow pace of police investigation in the case.
13 Jul 2018 7:35 AM
L-G was chairing a law and order meeting of Delhi police, which was attended by chief secretary Anshu Prakash and other senior officials.
01 Jun 2018 5:45 AM
Far more offences against children are committed not only in India but across the globe.
07 May 2018 3:50 AM
However, an increase in the sex trafficking of children and infants has failed to spark a similar national outcry, according to campaigners.
25 Apr 2018 7:23 AM
Crying inconsolably, the girl confided in her mother who immediately registered a complaint with the Malwani police station.
24 Apr 2018 2:23 AM
The official said that the home department of the government had started working on preparing a proposed Bill to amend the IPC and the CrPC.
17 Apr 2018 4:18 AM
The report, placed before a two-judge bench of acting chief justice Gita Mittal and justice C. Hari Shankar.
06 Apr 2018 6:59 AM
Source added that Khan was called in by the police for questioning, after which he was arrested on Saturday afternoon.
25 Mar 2018 7:11 AM
The complainant narrated her ordeal to her uncle when he returned home in the night.
27 Feb 2018 6:41 AM
In 2015, 908 cases were registered, while 2016 saw 1,346 cases.
02 Dec 2017 2:08 AM
The accused used to feed the girl her favourite dish of 'chowmein' and then sedated her by giving her a pill.
27 Sep 2017 9:00 PM
The police have arrested both the accused.
25 Sep 2017 6:48 PM
The complaint against Phalahari Maharaj was lodged by a 21-year-old woman hailing from Chhattisgarh's Bilaspur.
21 Sep 2017 3:35 PM
The girl's family claimed that the accused tried to strangulate her and left her as he assumed her to be dead.
21 Sep 2017 10:04 AM
In February 2017, the men, who knew the girl, called her to a lodge in Kalyan on some pretext and offered her a drink laced with sedative.
06 Sep 2017 1:52 PM