Author Archives: Aayush Darshit

Man arrested over brutal rape, murder of Indian schoolgirl

SHIMLA, India: Indian police Thursday (Jul 13) arrested a key suspect in the gang rape and murder of a teenage girl near the hill resort of Shimla, shocking a small community where such brutal violence is rare. The discovery of the 16-year-old’s bruised and naked body has triggered outpourings of grief and anger in Himachal Pradesh, a northern state with ...

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Dileep’s arrest: Sleuth’s perseverance pays off

KOCHI: Senior officials did not have to think twice when they were in need of an efficient investigating officer to probe the conspiracy angle in the actor rape case. Baiju Poulose, posted as the Perumbavoor CI, had already proved his skills in the Jisha murder case and a robbery by a gang with terror links who posed as vigilance officials. ...

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Two taxi drivers jailed for gang-rape, murder of woman

The court also slapped a fine of Rs50,000 on each convict and said that the fine amount of Rs1 lakh should be given to the victim’s son. A local court has held two taxi drivers guilty of gang-rape and murder of a woman in Delhi, and sentenced them to rigorous imprisonment for life. Their act was brutal and diabolic, creating ...

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Indian baby dies after thrown off rickshaw by men accused of raping mother

NEW DELHI: A nine-month-old baby died when she was thrown out of a moving autorickshaw by men accused of gang-raping her mother, police said Tuesday (Jun 6), in the latest case of sexual violence in India. Police said they had registered a case of murder and gang rape after the alleged attack on May 29 in Gurgaon, on the outskirts ...

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India girl, 16, ‘brutally gang raped’ and thrown from moving train

A 16-year-old girl was allegedly gang raped and thrown from a train in the northern state of Bihar, police say. The teenager told police that two men abducted her from an isolated spot near her home in Lakhisarai district and brutally raped her on Saturday. They later took her to a railway station and boarded a train where three others ...

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52 Rape Cases Since January, What Makes Gurugram One Of India’s Most Unsafe Places For Women?

The news of gangrape of a 19-year-old woman in Gurugram earlier this week sent shockwaves across the national capital region. People were further enraged by the fact that the rapists also killed her 8-month-old baby by throwing her on the road. Although this was not the first incident that dents the reputation of Indian cities for being unsafe for women, ...

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Gurugram: 2 arrested for raping mother & killing her baby

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Court grants 10-year-old girl right to abortion in rape case

An Indian court on Tuesday granted the right to an abortion to an underage girl in a rape case. The girl is believed to be 10 years old and was due to give birth in four months, police said. Her stepfather was arrested in an ongoing case of abuse, authorities said. Indian law prohibits disclosing the names of rape victims. ...

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