A man posing as a woman on Facebook befriended wives of government officers in Lucknow and made objectionable calls to them, police said on Tuesday.
In a shocking incident in Haryana, India, infamous for its skewed sex ratio, a newly born girl, wrapped in plastic, was dumped by a woman in a drain near Kaithal town, police said.
Pushkar was found dead under mysterious circumstances in a suite of a Delhi hotel on the night of Jan.17, 2014. The couple was staying in the hotel as their house was undergoing renovation.
Just a few months back after the gruesome killing of Tabrez Ansari in Jharkhand, Prime Minister Narendra Modi told the Parliament that he was ‘pained’ over the lynching and called for
According to reports, the eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped inside the toilet of a government primary school in a village in Ramala region of Baghpat, Uttar Pradesh.
Sexual abuse of women and children in India is a national disgrace. Acts of rape continue to rise despite stringent laws (“19-year-old girl who accused Indian ruling party politician of rape hit by truck”, July 30, Gulf Today). For decades rape victims are made to suffer twice, first by their perpetrators and then
The value of a woman was equated to that of 71 sheep in Uttar Pradesh's Gorakhpur, where a man was asked to compensate his lover's husband with the flock for taking away the wife.
In two separate reports, one about a teen being raped in Odisha and the other about a woman being burnt alive in Madhya Pradesh, shows the sorry state of affairs in regards to women safety in India. Expecting that women be respected is a far cry, but the least that can be done is to provide security and safety
Jabalpur police superintendent Amit Singh said the customer had been asked to pay a bond of Rs100,000 ($1,450). "If he repeats any such action within the next six months, he could face jail or lose his bond money," Singh said.