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Unnao rape: BJP’s former MLA Sengar found guilty

The offences entail a maximum punishment of life imprisonment.

17 Dec 2019 6:22 AM

BJP finally sacks rape accused MLA Kuldeep Sengar

The Uttar Pradesh Police filed a case of murder Sengar and nine others in connection with the accident.

02 Aug 2019 1:30 AM

Storm escalates over Unnao victim’s crash

In Parliament, after protesting for almost an hour, the Opposition MPs staged a walkout from the Lower House.

31 Jul 2019 1:51 AM

Lok Sabha passes bill to provide death to child rape convicts

The bill replaces Criminal Law (Amendment) Ordinance promulgated on April 21, following outcry over Kathua and Unnao rape cases.

30 Jul 2018 9:14 PM

BJP again: After Unnao, another MLA's son sexually abuses, threatens victim

The victim, who is demanding justice for 5 years, had also urged the PM and Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath.

09 May 2018 11:14 AM


Dalit woman reports minor daughter’s gangrape after 2 years in Unnao

One accused has been arrested; medical examination of girl has been conducted and investigation is underway, police said.

02 May 2018 2:39 PM

Parents, mobiles responsible for incidents of rape: UP BJP MLA Surendra Singh

BJP MLA Surendra Singh also said children should not be given undue freedom and asked parents not to give mobile phones to them.

01 May 2018 5:30 PM

Hasty ordinance is not enough to deter rapes

Many activists have pointed out that it is not the severity of the punishment, but the certainty of it that is the real deterrent.

25 Apr 2018 12:19 AM

Does digital activism serve the purpose?

We get experts to give their take on a current issue each week and lend their perspective to a much-discussed topic.

22 Apr 2018 12:06 AM

Mauni Baba Modi: Sena's stinging column slams PM for 'talking' abroad

'Is it right for the PM to speak on an issue like rape on foreign land? Why speak about the insulting incidents abroad?' the Sena asked.

21 Apr 2018 5:22 PM


Child sexual abuse: 10 ways to protect children against predators

As circumstances make us aware of problems as society, we need to take steps to protect our children from abuse at hands of sexual fiends.

21 Apr 2018 1:33 PM

Rape-tainted leaders push BJP on back foot

The CBI, meanwhile, has arrested a woman, identified as Shashi Singh, the woman who allegedly took the victim to Sengar on the day of the crime.

21 Apr 2018 1:57 AM

Here's what ex-bureaucrats say in an open letter to Narendra Modi

49 retired civil servants asked Modi to reach out to the families of the Kathua and Unnao rape victims to 'seek their forgiveness'.

16 Apr 2018 10:06 AM

Unnao rape: Victim’s kin demand security after threat

The second pertains to rioting and the alleged killing of the victim’s father in judicial custody.

16 Apr 2018 2:23 AM

College suspends student for 'creating communal divide' over UP, J&K rapes

She was suspended after fellow students complained that she tried forcing them to speak against the govt and to boycott classes.

14 Apr 2018 7:50 AM


Arrest BJP MLA Sengar, not just detain: Allahabad HC orders CBI in Unnao case

The high court has also asked for a progress report in the case by May 2 and said it will monitor the probe.

13 Apr 2018 3:01 PM

Unnao rape: Accused will not be spared, reassures UP CM Adityanath

A senior UP BJP leader had earlier claimed that the CM's decision to arrest the MLA was revoked by a 'prominent person'.

13 Apr 2018 1:50 PM

Used to call BJP MLA 'bhaiya' until he raped me last year: Unnao victim

Victim said she was raped when she had visited BJP MLA's house after he offered her 'job opportunity'.

13 Apr 2018 9:50 AM

Unnao rape: BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar held, questioned by CBI

The UP BJP MLA has been charged under the stringent POCSO Act and sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) dealing with rape.

13 Apr 2018 8:30 AM

Priyanka loses calm at Rahul's Delhi midnight march to protest twin rape

Gandhi said the women of the country are afraid to go out today and the government must ensure their safety.

13 Apr 2018 8:14 AM