Dalit woman raped at gunpoint by 2 men in UP

Although the incident took place a week ago, the police were informed about it on Sunday. Kanpur, Oct 19 (IANS) A Dalit woman was allegedly raped at gunpoint by two men, including a... Read more »

Another accused held in Barabanki rape-murder case

The ASP said that Dinesh confessed to his role in the crime on interrogation and also provided vital inputs on the basis of which Rishikesh, who runs a shop in the village,... Read more »

Girl dies of stab injuries, friend battling for life in Vijayawada

Nagendra and Divya Tejaswini of Krishthurajapuram area in Vijayawada were found with stab injuries in the girl’s home on Thursday. Vijayawada, Oct 16 (IANS) Another sensational case is challenging the city police in... Read more »

Another Dalit girl raped, murdered in UP

However, there is confusion over the girl’s age and the police have not added the charges under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. Barabanki (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 16 (IANS) Even... Read more »

2 UP policemen suspended after rape victim commits suicide

The police personnel did not register the victim’s complaint and asked her family to ‘bring strong evidence’ for an FIR to be registered. Lucknow, Oct 15 (IANS) Two police personnel in Uttar Pradesh’s... Read more »

Accused in Gonda acid attack held after encounter in UP

The accused, Ashish, was arrested following an encounter with the police personnel in the Huzurpur area. He sustained injuries during the encounter and has been hospitalised. Gonda, (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 14 (IANS) The... Read more »

3 minor Dalit sisters injured in acid attack in UP’s Gonda

Kajal, 17, Mahima, 12, and Sonam, 8, were sleeping on the roof of their house when they were attacked by an unidentified person. No arrest has been made so far. Gonda (Uttar... Read more »

Balrampur victim’s family seeks 1Cr in compensation

The victim was a 22-year-old Dalit college student was raped and brutalised in the Gaisari village of Balrampur on September 29. Two persons were arrested in connection with the crime. Balrampur (UP),... Read more »

R’sthan rape case: Life term for four, 5-year RI for fifth

The Thanagaazi rape case in Rajasthan was reported on April 26, 2019 and grabbed nationwide attention as the men raped the woman in front of her husband, filmed the act and made... Read more »

Why Balrampur rape case is being ignored?

A Dalit girl died after being assaulted in Hathras and another Dalit woman was raped and killed in Balrampur district. Balrampur (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 6 (IANS) Two strikingly similar incidents took place at... Read more »

3 arrested for Bhadohi girl’s murder

The three were arrested on Thursday and have been identified as Kundan, Collector and Prince, all residents of Gopiganj in Bhadohi. They have confessed to their crime, as per the police. Bhadohi... Read more »

14-year-old girl killed in UP, head smashed with bricks

The girl was a resident of Chakrajaram Tiwaripur village of Gopiganj police station area. The family has expressed suspicion that she was killed after sexual assault. However, rape can only be confirmed... Read more »

Doctor surfaces as key witness in UP rape & murder case

He is a local doctor, who was first called to treat the victim by the two accused at a room behind a grocery store run by one of the accused in a... Read more »

Priyanka slams Yogi on Balrampur gang rape incident

” The lawlessness in Uttar Pradesh is without any limits.” Lucknow, Oct 1 (IANS) Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday slammed the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh over a gang... Read more »

After Hathras, another woman raped and killed in UP

According to reports, a 22-year-old Dalit college student was raped and brutalized in the Gaisari village of Balrampur on Tuesday. Balrampur (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 1 (IANS) Even as the embers of the Hathras... Read more »

Activists demand death penalty for Hathras gangrape accused

Some activists however expressed reservation that because she was a Dalit, no one would come from the Delhi elite as in the Nirbhaya case to light candles or demonstrate for justice in... Read more »

Hathras victim cremated, police denies coercion

The police have forcibly taken the dead body, and my father along with them for cremation. When my father reached Hathras, he was immediately taken (to the crematorium) by the police Hathras... Read more »

Hathras gang rape victim succumbs in Delhi hospital

On September 14, the victim was dragged by the dupatta around her neck to a field when she had gone to collect cattle fodder, which injured her spinal cord. When she was... Read more »

Hyderabad youth kidnapped and killed over inter-caste marriage

Cyberabad police have reportedly arrested 12 people in connection with the kidnap and murder. They include Avanti’s maternal uncle, cousins and hired killers. Hyderabad, Sep 25 (IANS) In a shocking case of honour... Read more »

Dalit girl brutally gang raped by 4 upper caste men

The girl has been admitted to an intensive care unit (ICU) in Aligarh medical college. She managed to give her statement to the police days after the incident and has stated that... Read more »