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Uttar Pradesh Police gives clean chit to BJP leader Ravindra Nath Tripathi, five of his family in gangrape case, says 'no proof' against Bhadohi MLA
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Uttar Pradesh Police gives clean chit to BJP leader Ravindra Nath Tripathi, five of his family in gangrape case, says 'no proof' against Bhadohi MLA

The survivor alleged that Bhadohi MLA Ravindra Nath Tripathi during the run-up to the 2017 Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls had kept her in a hotel for a month.

Election Commission seeks report from Jharkhand poll officials over Rahul Gandhi's 'rape in India' remark in Godda
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Election Commission seeks report from Jharkhand poll officials over Rahul Gandhi's 'rape in India' remark in Godda

Addressing an election rally in Godda, Rahul Gandhi had taken a jibe at the Modi government over rising cases of crimes against women.

Women BJP MPs approach EC over Rahul Gandhi's rape in India remark, seek 'severest possible action' against Congress leader
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Women BJP MPs approach EC over Rahul Gandhi's rape in India remark, seek 'severest possible action' against Congress leader

BJP's women parliamentarians, led by Union minister Smriti Irani, met Election Commission officials and sought "severest possible action" against Rahul Gandhi for his comments made on Thursday.

Not 'Make in India', but 'Rape in India': Rahul Gandhi launches scathing attack on Narendra Modi over crimes against women
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Not 'Make in India', but 'Rape in India': Rahul Gandhi launches scathing attack on Narendra Modi over crimes against women

Earlier on Thursday while addressing a public rally at Rajmahal, Rahul had lashed out at Modi, saying the latter wants to create an India that is 'scared' where people are 'weak and divided'.

Centre to use Nirbhaya fund to set up women help desks, more anti-human trafficking units across India, says Smriti Irani
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Centre to use Nirbhaya fund to set up women help desks, more anti-human trafficking units across India, says Smriti Irani

Smriti Irani on Saturday said that women help desks will be set up in police stations across the country and more anti-human trafficking units established in all districts using the Nirbhaya fund

Maharashtra govt approves Centre's Rs 253-cr Nirbhaya Fund for Mumbai aimed at curbing crime against women
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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.

Odisha minister Pradeep Maharathy, who welcomed acquittal of Pipli rape-and-murder case accused, resigns on 'moral grounds'
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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.

After 15-year-old Agra schoolgirl set ablaze by two unidentified men succumbs to injuries, cousin commits suicide
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After 15-year-old Agra schoolgirl set ablaze by two unidentified men succumbs to injuries, cousin commits suicide

According 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."

2012 Delhi gangrape, six years on: Jyoti Singh's mother Asha Devi asks girls to not consider themselves weak
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2012 Delhi gangrape, six years on: Jyoti Singh's mother Asha Devi asks girls to not consider themselves weak

The 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.

Delhi HC to hear Daati Maharaj's plea in sexual assault case on 2 Nov; religious leader claims complainant concealed facts
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Delhi HC to hear Daati Maharaj's plea in sexual assault case on 2 Nov; religious leader claims complainant concealed facts

The 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

West Bengal Police files chargesheet against three in connection with rape of 35-year-old woman in Jalpaiguri district
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West Bengal Police files chargesheet against three in connection with rape of 35-year-old woman in Jalpaiguri district

The incident had taken place near the victim's home at Niranjan Pat locality of Jalpaiguri district.

Woman brutally raped in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district by relative; accused inserted iron rod in her private parts
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Woman brutally raped in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district by relative; accused inserted iron rod in her private parts

Police 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.

Nine arrested for attacking schoolgirls for resisting assault in Bihar's Supaul: SC slams state govt over rising crime rate
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Nine arrested for attacking schoolgirls for resisting assault in Bihar's Supaul: SC slams state govt over rising crime rate

Nine 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.

34 school girls thrashed in Bihar's Supaul after they tried to resist sexual harassment; police register case
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34 school girls thrashed in Bihar's Supaul after they tried to resist sexual harassment; police register case

The incident happened in Bihar when a group of youths forcibly entered the Kasturba Awasiya Balika Vidyalaya on Saturday evening.

Rape case registered against self-styled godman Daati Maharaj; Delhi High Court transfers probe to CBI
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Rape case registered against self-styled godman Daati Maharaj; Delhi High Court transfers probe to CBI

Daati 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).

Delhi Police files chargesheet against Daati Maharaj in 'rape' case; complainant claims he sexually abused her at his ashram
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Delhi Police files chargesheet against Daati Maharaj in 'rape' case; complainant claims he sexually abused her at his ashram

The complainant, a 25-year-old woman, has alleged that she was sexually abused at the self-styled godman Daati Maharaj's ashram in Rajasthan.

Medical examination of minor girl gang-raped in Dehradun school by fellow students confirms sexual assault
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Medical examination of minor girl gang-raped in Dehradun school by fellow students confirms sexual assault

The Uttarakhand education department announced it will cancel the licence and no objection certificate issued to the Dehradun school

Woman thrashed, gang-raped by four men in Haryana's Ballabgarh; police to interrogate suspects
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Woman thrashed, gang-raped by four men in Haryana's Ballabgarh; police to interrogate suspects

According to Haryana Police an FIR has been registered and have launched a manhunt to nab the culprits

Delhi HC decides to set up panel to probe issue of sexual violence against women and children
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Delhi HC decides to set up panel to probe issue of sexual violence against women and children

Hearing pleas filed by two NGOs, Delhi high court decide to set up a committee to look into the issue of sexual violence against women and children

Seven-year-old minor raped, murdered in Rajasthan's Jhalawar district; Sachin Pilot accuses state govt of negligence
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Seven-year-old minor raped, murdered in Rajasthan's Jhalawar district; Sachin Pilot accuses state govt of negligence

According to police, the girl raped and murdered in Rajasthan's Jhalawar went missing on Friday when we was playing outdoor. Her parents approached the police Saturday morning and registered a complaint when she did not return home.