Author Archives: Asmat Khan

Dinajpur rape: Mamata Banerjee meets survivor in hospital

MALDA: The brutality on a 30-year-old tribal woman from Kushmandi, gang-raped and left unconscious in the open for over eight hours, has left tribals in the region and neighbouring North Dinajpur fuming even as police arrested two persons for the horrific crime. Just two months ago, the area had seen a similar outburst of anger in neighbouring Raiganj when tribals ...

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Mob in India kills men accused of rape and murder of 5-year-old girl

A mob of up to 1,000 people has beaten to death two suspects following the rape and murder of a five-year-old girl in India, police say. The men were reportedly dragged from the police station where they were being held in the remote northeast. Apur Bitin, an officer in the Arunachal Pradesh town of Tezu, said more than 15 members ...

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12-year-old found dead, family alleges rape, murder

Shahjahanpur (Uttar Pradesh): A minor girl was found dead in a field in Uttar Pradesh’s Shahjahanpur on Sunday. The family members of the 12-year-old girl who hailed from Raipura village in Jalalabad alleged that she was raped and then murdered. “She went to feed the cattle yesterday after which she went missing. On searching, I found her body in the ...

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Journalist booked for rape

NEW DELHI: The editor of a news channel was booked for allegedly raping a woman employee whom he had hired as a vice-president of the company. In her complaint the woman told police that the editor forced her resign after she refused to give-in to his demands. Police said that they have recorded the woman’s statement before a magistrate and ...

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Woman files rape case against Arunachal CM

A woman has filed a complaint with the National Commission for Women (NCW) alleging that she was raped by Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu. The victim who arrived with her lawyer at NCW has alleged that in year 2008 the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Pema Khandu, who was not the chief minister at the time, along with two ...

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3 friends rape minor, arrested

KOLKATA: A Class-XII student from Sonarpur was allegedly raped by at least three youths, two of them her friends, in a house at Rathtala, Narendrapur, on Tuesday evening. The minor rape survivor’s relatives claimed the accused tried to murder her after committing the crime and would have succeeded had the uncle of one of them not returned home early. All ...

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Father acquitted in rape case as girl says influenced by TV show

The 11-year-old daughter turned hostile in court, saying that she had complained against him after watching the TV series ‘Savdhan India’, which gave her the impression that her father’s “loving kisses” were “something wrong”. Thane Court, Thane minor girls, Thane minor girls molested, minor girls molested, India News, Indian Express, Indian Express News The girl, in her statement to the ...

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DJ dancer alleges gang rape in UP

VARANASI: A 30-year-old DJ dancer was allegedly raped by the DJ operator and his friend in Baansdih Road police station area of Ballia district on February 8. An FIR was lodged in this connection on Sunday and police were investigating the matter.

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Two arrested on gang rape charges

KANYAKUMARI: Kotticode police have arrested two youths for allegedly raping a woman on January 28. The police said that the victim, 46, residing near Kotticode, was offered a lift by the two, who were known to her, and taken to a secluded place before being raped. Police said that she was living alone as she had separated from her husband ...

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Student’s rape at school: 2 teachers arrested

LUDHIANA: Two days after the alleged rape of a student in the school surfaced, the Ludhiana rural police on Thursday arrested two teachers for the crime. The police claimed that one schoolteacher allegedly raped the girl inside the school library and another teacher helped him escape. Police said the main accused teaches Punjabi in the school while the other accused, ...

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