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Delhi HC recalls adjournment order in plea filed by 2012 gangrape convict Pawan Kumar Gupta, lists matter for today
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Delhi HC recalls adjournment order in plea filed by 2012 gangrape convict Pawan Kumar Gupta, lists matter for today

Minutes after the Delhi High Court on Thursday adjourned the hearing in the plea filed by one of the four convicts in the 2012 Delhi gangrape case to 24 January, the court recalled its adjournment order and listed the matter to be heard on Thursday itself

Delhi gangrape case: Convict Pawan Kumar Gupta moves HC claiming he was juvenile in 2012, says ossification test was not done
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Delhi gangrape case: Convict Pawan Kumar Gupta moves HC claiming he was juvenile in 2012, says ossification test was not done

Seeking to be declared a juvenile at the time of occurrence of the 2012 Delhi gangrape, convict Pawan Kumar Gupta alleged that his ossification test was not conducted by the investigating officers

Teenage girl raped, set ablaze inside her house in Uttar Pradesh's Fatehpur district; 18-year-old battling for life at Kanpur hospital
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Teenage girl raped, set ablaze inside her house in Uttar Pradesh's Fatehpur district; 18-year-old battling for life at Kanpur hospital

In a chilling reminder of the recent Unnao case, an 18-year-old girl was allegedly raped and set ablaze at a village in neighbouring Fatehpur district in Uttar Pradesh on Saturday

Priyanka Gandhi slams Centre over Citizenship Act, crimes against women at Bharat Bachao rally, urges people to unite against injustice
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Priyanka Gandhi slams Centre over Citizenship Act, crimes against women at Bharat Bachao rally, urges people to unite against injustice

One who doesn't fight against injustice in the country will be judged as a coward in the history, said Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday while speaking on crimes against women

BJP has maximum lawmakers facing cases of crime against women, Congress second, finds election watchdog ADR
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BJP has maximum lawmakers facing cases of crime against women, Congress second, finds election watchdog ADR

The BJP has the highest number of 21 lawmakers facing cases related to crime against women, followed by Congress (16) and YSRCP (7), according to election watchdog Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR

Unnao woman claims police refused to register complaint, told her to return 'when rape happens': Report
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Unnao woman claims police refused to register complaint, told her to return 'when rape happens': Report

The woman, belonging to the same village where five people attacked the Unnao rape victim and set her on fire, said that three men from the village attempted to rape her some months ago when she was on her way to buy medicines.

Sonia Gandhi not to celebrate 73rd birthday in wake of rising cases of assaults on women, say Congress sources
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Sonia Gandhi not to celebrate 73rd birthday in wake of rising cases of assaults on women, say Congress sources

Sonia Gandhi has decided not to celebrate her birthday as she is saddened by rape incidents and assaults on women in various parts if the country

Over 91% of Nirbhaya Fund unused, says Centre: Politicians fulminating over rape cases must put their money where their mouth is
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Over 91% of Nirbhaya Fund unused, says Centre: Politicians fulminating over rape cases must put their money where their mouth is

The Centre informed Parliament that five states and a Union Territory have not utilised a single penny of the Nirbhaya Fund granted to them by the Union Home Ministry to firm up women's safety.

NCRB data 2017: Highest number of FIRs lodged in Uttar Pradesh; increase in crimes against women across country
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NCRB data 2017: Highest number of FIRs lodged in Uttar Pradesh; increase in crimes against women across country

With registration of over three lakh FIRs, Uttar Pradesh topped the crime list in the country, followed by Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Kerala and Delhi

Shameful that UP tops in cases of crime against women, says Priyanka Gandhi after NCRB releases 2017 crime report
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Shameful that UP tops in cases of crime against women, says Priyanka Gandhi after NCRB releases 2017 crime report

Congress' Priyanka Gandhi urged the Yogi Adityanath government to 'do something' after NCRB's 2017 crime report placed Uttar Pradesh at the top in crimes against women with the state registering 56,001 such cases

Three women stripped, beaten in Assam's Darrang Police Station; two cops suspended for 'custodial torture', case filed
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Three women stripped, beaten in Assam's Darrang Police Station; two cops suspended for 'custodial torture', case filed

A case has been filed on Tuesday against an Assam police officer and a constable for allegedly torturing a pregnant woman and her sisters inside a police station in the state's Darrang district.

Three-year-old girl abducted, raped and beheaded in Jharkhand's Jamshedpur; police arrests three men
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Three-year-old girl abducted, raped and beheaded in Jharkhand's Jamshedpur; police arrests three men

The incident occurred on 26 July in Jharkhand when two men allegedly raped and beheaded a three-year-old girl after abducting her from a platform of the Tatanagar railway station in Jamshedpur on Wednesday.

Nation hails  'justice' meted out in Kathua rape and murder case but sexual assaults continue unabated; 13 cases reported in two weeks
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Nation hails 'justice' meted out in Kathua rape and murder case but sexual assaults continue unabated; 13 cases reported in two weeks

The fact that the legal system in India does not deter rapists is evident in the number of reports of rapes that came in even after news of the Kathua verdict spread.

Ten-year-old picked from outside her home in Rajasthan's Dhaulpur, raped; Basheedi police registers case
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Ten-year-old picked from outside her home in Rajasthan's Dhaulpur, raped; Basheedi police registers case

A 10-year-old girl was allegedly raped in Basseer area of Dhaulpur city in Rajasthan, police said. The victim's family reported the incident to the Basheedi police station after which the gruesome event came into light, police said.

Jharkhand court sentences 11 convicted of rape to life imprisonment, imposes total fine of Rs 2.97 lakh
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Jharkhand court sentences 11 convicted of rape to life imprisonment, imposes total fine of Rs 2.97 lakh

A local court Monday sentenced 11 persons to life imprisonment for raping a 19-year-old woman in Dumka district of Jharkhand in 2017.

Aligarh murder case: District administration struggles to maintain order in city, right-wing groups hold angry protests
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Aligarh murder case: District administration struggles to maintain order in city, right-wing groups hold angry protests

Aligarh is communally charged after the horrific murder of a two-and-a-half-year-old girl.

14-year-old Dalit girl 'raped and burnt to death' in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar; police books seven accused
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14-year-old Dalit girl 'raped and burnt to death' in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar; police books seven accused

Uttar Pradesh Police claimed the family initially did not suspect gangrape but, later submitted a complaint on Sunday against the brick kiln owner and other accused.

Vivek Oberoi's meme on Aishwarya Rai: Actor's action shows why parties must pick celebrity campaigners carefully
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Vivek Oberoi's meme on Aishwarya Rai: Actor's action shows why parties must pick celebrity campaigners carefully

Actor Vivek Oberoi, who was recently served a notice for a distasteful post on Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, is an example of why political parties should carefully select celebrity campaigners and candidates

Jammu and Kashmir: Protests erupt after rape of three-year-old girl in Bandipora; Satya Pal Malik calls crime heinous
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Jammu and Kashmir: Protests erupt after rape of three-year-old girl in Bandipora; Satya Pal Malik calls crime heinous

Bandipora Deputy Commissioner Shahbaz Mirza called for calm and said, 'We assure that perpetrator of the crime will be brought to justice.'

Alwar gangrape case: Busy with elections and mudslinging, Rajasthan's politicians and police fail survivor
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Alwar gangrape case: Busy with elections and mudslinging, Rajasthan's politicians and police fail survivor

The survivor's family had called Tikaram Jully, Rajasthan government’s labour minister and the MLA from Alwar Rural, on the day of the incident.