Sexual assault cases; Karnataka to invoke Goonda Act
In the wake of growing outrage over a recent spurt in sexual assault cases, Karnataka government today decided to strengthen the Goonda Act to book rape accused under it and to set up 10 more fast track courts.
Trial judges to remain sensitive during child's testimony: High Court
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Smells fishy! Perfume traces may help solve crimes
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TERI sexual assault case: RK Pachauri guilty of outraging modesty, says chargesheet
The chargesheet concludes that Pachauri "misused his office" as director general of Teri and that there is "enough evidence to prosecute" him.
HC orders Asaram's examination by medical board on bail plea
Asaram's bail plea was rejected by the trial court in Januray. He was sent to jail in August, 2013 for allegedly sexually assaulting a 16-year-old school girl.
Safety-device demand zips as child sexual assault graph goes up
While surveillance cameras installed in schools prove to be useful, customers want something that is mobile and “with the child” at all times.
Lady Gaga says she was sexually assaulted as a teen
Pop sensation Lady Gaga has revealed that she was raped as a teenager and she went through emotional therapy to recover from the incident.
Police charge Asaram with rape in sexual assault case
The Jodhpur police today charged self-styled godman Asaram Bapu with wrongful confinement and rape of a 16-year-old girl.
Asaram undergoes potency test in sexual assault case
"Asaram was taken to civil hospital for potency test in connection with the sexual assault case lodged against him," a senior police official said.
Sexual assault case: Asaram brought to Ahmedabad
Police sources said that Asaram was taken to Anti Terrorism Squad (ATS) office on the outskirts of the city.
Asaram booked for sexually assaulting teenage girl
The teenage girl along with her parents went to Kamla Market police station and gave a written complaint against the 74-year-old self-styled godman of sexually assaulting her
Sexual assault case: Tarun Tejpal granted regular bail
The Supreme Court today granted regular bail to Tehelka founder editor Tarun Tejpal in a sexual assault case filed by his colleague.
Sexual assault case: Supreme Court extends Tarun Tejpal's interim bail
The bench, however, extended the relief, saying that his plea for regular bail is coming up for hearing just after three days on Tuesday.
Ex-BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar gets life imprisonment in Unnao rape case
Sengar will remain in jail for "remainder of his natural biological life" for raping a woman in Unnao in 2017, a Delhi court said on Friday while sentencing him for life. The court also imposed an exemplary fine of Rs 25 lakh on him.
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