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Jan 22, 2019
Maharashtra govt approves Centre's Rs 253-cr Nirbhaya Fund for Mumbai aimed at curbing crime against women"The Centre will provide financial help for the first three years and later all mechanisms like installation of CCTVs at 500 public places will be maintained by the Maharashtra government," Amitabh Gupta, Principal Secretary, state Home department said.
Jan 06, 2019
Odisha minister Pradeep Maharathy, who welcomed acquittal of Pipli rape-and-murder case accused, resigns on 'moral grounds'The development came a day after Narendra Modi, while addressing a public meeting at Baripada on Saturday, accused the Odisha government of not being serious about the welfare of women and girls and urged it to re-investigate the Pipili gang rape-and-murder case.
Dec 20, 2018
After 15-year-old Agra schoolgirl set ablaze by two unidentified men succumbs to injuries, cousin commits suicideAccording to Agra police, "The class 10 student was Tuesday waylaid by two unidentified men, who allegedly poured petrol on her and set her on fire with a lighter."
Dec 16, 2018
2012 Delhi gangrape, six years on: Jyoti Singh's mother Asha Devi asks girls to not consider themselves weakThe 23-year-old paramedic student was raped inside a moving bus in south Delhi on the intervening night of 16-17 December, 2012 by five men and a juvenile.
Oct 30, 2018
Delhi HC to hear Daati Maharaj's plea in sexual assault case on 2 Nov; religious leader claims complainant concealed factsThe counsel claimed certain facts were withheld from the court by the complainant who had concealed the chain of proceedings. A CBI officer submitted the status report of the probe before the court in a sealed cover. The agency had registered a case of rape and unnatural sex against Daati on 26 October
Oct 26, 2018
West Bengal Police files chargesheet against three in connection with rape of 35-year-old woman in Jalpaiguri districtThe incident had taken place near the victim's home at Niranjan Pat locality of Jalpaiguri district.
Oct 22, 2018
Woman brutally raped in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district by relative; accused inserted iron rod in her private partsPolice said the Jalpaiguri victim was raped on Saturday night allegedly by a relative near a pond close to her home in Niranjan Pat locality under Dhupguri Police station area.
Oct 08, 2018
Nine arrested for attacking schoolgirls for resisting assault in Bihar's Supaul: SC slams state govt over rising crime rateNine people, including a minor, have been arrested in Bihar's Supaul, where over 30 schoolgirls were thrashed for allegedly resisting sexual advances of some boys, police said on Monday.
Oct 07, 2018
34 school girls thrashed in Bihar's Supaul after they tried to resist sexual harassment; police register caseThe incident happened in Bihar when a group of youths forcibly entered the Kasturba Awasiya Balika Vidyalaya on Saturday evening.
Oct 03, 2018
Rape case registered against self-styled godman Daati Maharaj; Delhi High Court transfers probe to CBIDaati Maharaj, who is accused of raping a disciple inside Shani Dham two years ago, was booked under Sections 376, 377, 354 and 34 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).