Author Archives: Asmat Khan

Man arrested for attempt to rape 10-year-old girl

A 20-year-old man was arrested today for allegedly attempting rape on a 10-year-old girl in Charthawal village in the district, the police said. Durga Singh allegedly tried to rape the girl, who was playing outside her home, after luring her to another house nearby, they said. The minor girl then cried for help hearing which some villagers rushed to the ...

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Minor among 3 women raped in city

LUDHIANA: A minor girl was among three women who were allegedly raped in different parts of the city on Friday. The minor girl was allegedly raped by her uncle for three months. In her complaint, the 17-year-old girl claimed that she lived with her mother and a man known to mother started visiting her house around three months ago. And ...

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Youth held for rape after 13-year-old found pregnant

MUMBAI: The Charkop police arrested a 24-year-old man on Friday for the rape of a minor girl, who is now more than six months pregnant and plans to move the Supreme Court for permission for an abortion. The accused (not being named to protect the girl’s identity) was a partner in a snacks business run by the 13-year-old’s father. The ...

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Pregnant 10-year-old rape victim ‘told baby bump is a big stone in her stomach’

A 10-year-old who was denied an abortion after being raped does not yet know she is pregnant, it has been reported. The Indian girl has been told her baby bump is a large stone in her stomach to protect her from “the gravity of the situation,” according to the BBC. She was allegedly impregnated by her uncle, who is in ...

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Sexual act by man with wife, not below 15 years, is not rape: SC

Section 375 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), which defines the offence of rape, has an exception clause that says the intercourse or sexual act by a man with his wife, not below 15 years, is not a rape. The raging issue whether to make forced marital intercourse and sexual acts part of offence of rape in penal law has ...

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Peon Rapes 4-Year-Old Girl in School Washroom

Mumbai: In a shocking incident, a four-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a peon in Mumbai in Malad’s ICSE Board School. The police arrested the accused, reported news agency PTI. The child’s mother filed a complaint against the culprit on August 5. Senior police inspector Rajaram Vhanmane of Dindoshi police station said that the peon allegedly sexually assaulted the girl ...

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14 Times Powerful Indians Made Outrageous Remarks on Rape

“You say rape incidents are on the rise. But the population is also swelling.” Women aren’t safe in India. Pick up a newspaper or randomly switch to any news channel on your television set, there is a good chance you’ll come across yet another case of sexual harassment of a woman, a minor or even an infant. In such times, ...

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Businessman molests actress in five-star hotel in Mumbai

Mumbai: Actress and a winner of a renowned beauty pageant has complained to the police that a businessman molested her in a five-star hotel in Juhu last week. According to the police, the complainant is a 27-year-old woman, a winner of the Miss Delhi competition and an actress who has worked in two Hindi films. She had met the businessman ...

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Malayalam actor raped in her Audi by ex-driver

KOCHI: A famous actor from the south Indian film industry was allegedly raped inside her moving Audi on Friday night while she was headed for Kochi from her home in Thrissur. The man driving her car, Martin, and Sunil Kumar, aka Pulsar Sunil, a historysheeter, allegedly connived to stage an accident before she was raped. While Martin has been arrested, ...

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Indian Navy court martials 2 Navy sailors for raping minor

Two sailors have been convicted by a Navy Court Martial of raping and blackmailing a minor girl and sentenced to 12 and 15 years of rigorous imprisonment. The two men, arrested in July 2015, have also been dismissed from service. Their identities were not revealed. “A case of alleged sexual offence by two naval sailors against a minor girl had ...

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