A 23-year-old deaf and mute woman was allegedly raped and impregnated by an elderly man in a remote village in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir, following which he was arrested, police said on Tuesday.

A 19-year-old man arrested on charges of rape and murder of a 8-year-old girl in Salarpur

Nirbhaya rape and murder case convicts moves Delhi Court seeking a stay on their executions. 

A 26 year-old man was arrested on Sunday for allegedly raping and making pregnant a 17-year-old girl by threatening to make viral her aunt's sex video with him, Mumbai Police said.

Apart from Nirbhaya's mother, twitter abuzzed with tweets from various prominent personalities claiming that 'India's daughter has finally received justice'.

The district rural police arrested Pramod Nayak on Thursday and charged him under section 354 (assault or criminal force to woman) of the Indian Penal Code and provisions of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, Bhiwandi taluka police station SHO said.

While the sexual assault and the killing of the woman in November sparked outrage across the country as it reminded citizens of the gory Nirbhaya incident in New Delhi in 2012, the police action against them earned both plaudits and brickbats for the men in khaki.

A minor girl was allegedly raped by a teenager in a village in Uttar Pradesh's Etah district, police said on Tuesday.