Author Archives: Asmat Khan

Pregnant goat dies after being gang-raped by eight men in India

KUALA LUMPUR: A pregnant goat is believed to have been raped by eight drunken men in Haryana, India on July 25. It died the following day. The goat’s owner, Aslup Khan, made a police report on July 26 after noticing that his goat went missing. He claimed that the suspects are drunkards and drug addicts. “They tried to molest her ...

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17 men charged with raping 12-year-old girl over months

Seventeen men have appeared in court in the south Indian city of Chennai charged with repeatedly raping a 12-year-old girl over the course of seven months. The case is generating intense anger, including from the city’s legal fraternity, some of whom were part of a mob that allegedly attacked some of the accused before they appeared in court on Tuesday. ...

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MP mother traps daughter’s ‘rapist’

BHOPAL: A woman laid a trap and caught a 22-year-old man, who allegedly raped her minor daughter four days back. When the accused Sameer Khan fell for the bait, she called on ‘Dial-100’, after which police nabbed the accused. Shyamla Hills police station in-charge SI BPS Bains said the 14-year-old survivor is a Class 9 student. For past one month ...

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India ruling party lawmaker charged with rape of minor

New Delhi – A lawmaker from India’s ruling party has been charged with raping a teenage girl, whose father was allegedly beaten to death when the family complained. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has charged Kuldeep Singh Sengar — an elected member of the Uttar Pradesh state legislative assembly — with rape, abduction, criminal conspiracy, criminal intimidation and rape ...

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Indian businessman arrested for raping daughter’s friend

A New Delhi businessman was arrested Friday evening for the alleged rape of an 18-year-old friend of his daughter, media reported. The businessman, 45, is a resident of The Belaire in DLF 5 and has lived in Gurugram, south of New Delhi, for eight years, police said. He is accused of raping the young woman when she visited his rented high-end ...

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UP Police launches manhunt to trace the accused

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Why Is India Unable To Control Alarming Number Of Rape Cases

The brutal gangrape of a seven-year-old girl in Mandsaur last week came as a chilling reminder of the infamous abduction, gangrape and brutal murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua, Jammu earlier this year in January. A week later, a four-year-old girl was found lying in a secluded place in a village in Satna, Madhya Pradesh. She was raped by ...

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Eight-year-old girl raped by minor brother in Delhi

An eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her elder brother, also a minor, in northwest Delhi’s Adarsh Nagar, the police said on Wednesday. On Monday, the police received information from a local hospital that a girl, who was bleeding profusely from her private parts, had been brought in, a senior officer said. The girl told a counsellor that her elder ...

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India is the most dangerous nation for women, says poll

Pepper spray, safety apps and covered clothing – a mental list Kanika Johri checks off before stepping out of her house in New Delhi, dubbed “India’s rape capital”. These are also must-haves for her friends and family in India, where official data show nearly 40 crimes against women take place every hour. For Johri, 28, who worked for seven years ...

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5 female activists gang-raped at gunpoint

NEW DELHI — Five female activists working for an organization backed by a Christian missionary group were gang-raped at gunpoint in the eastern Indian state of Jharkhand this week, police said on Friday. The women were accompanied by four men and two nuns as they performed a street play to raise awareness of human trafficking in the Khunti district on ...

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