Author Archives: Asmat Khan

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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64% Haryana women sexually harassed while commuting

CHANDIGARH: Women in Haryana are most prone to sexual harassment while commuting to school, college or office and back. These findings of a Haryana Police survey show that around 64% eve-teasing take place during travel and 85.8% women in the state are afraid of being troubled most of the time, always or occasionally . According to the survey, majority of ...

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India Congress leader beaten in Public over rape case in Chirang of Assam

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Rape Victim Forced To Marry Alleged Rapist To Support The Baby Born Out Of Rape

A 14-year-old girl from Bareilly, UP, has been forced to marry her alleged rapist to support the 10-month old baby born due to the rape. According to a Times of India report, the girl’s father, a daily wage worker, was struggling to make ends meet. He had a loan of Rs 20,000 and eight other family members to feed, in ...

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Haryana 15-Year-Old Pregnant After Being Gang-Raped Allegedly By Cousins

Her pregnancy came to light when she complained of stomach ache to her mother who took her to a hospital. The doctors were shocked to find her at least eight months pregnant A 15-year-old girl in Haryana alleges that she was repeatedly gang-raped by her cousins for months and even threatened. The crime surfaced after she went to a doctor ...

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Woman demands narco test to nail Rohit Tilak in rape case

Claiming that she has a records of over 2,000 calls and Whatsapp messages that Rohit Tilak sent her, the complainant has demanded that he be subjected to a Narco Analysis Test in the rape case. Her lawyers also opposed anticipatory bail for Tilak on Monday. The 41-year-old woman, who is a lawyer by profession, has filed a case of rape ...

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Bulandshahr gang rape case: SC to examine revival of case against Azam Khan

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday decided to examine a plea for revival of a case against SP leader Azam Khan for making insensitive remarks on the Bulandshahr gang rape case, calling it “an outcome of political conspiracy”. A bench of Justices Dipak Misra and A M Khanwilkar decided to re-open the case against the SP leader after Attorney ...

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Delhi court acquits man in false rape case lodged by step-daughter

According to the complaint lodged by the girl, on August 21, 2015 she called up the police, after her drunk stepfather quarrelled with her and beat up her mother, alleging that the man had raped her. Delhi Court upholds jail term of driver who crushed 7-yr-old boy Delhi Court upholds jail term of driver who crushed 7-yr-old boy A Delhi ...

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Acid attacks against women in India on the rise; survivors fight back

NEW DELHI — In early July, unidentified men threw acid on a 35-year-old woman while she was staying at a government-run women’s hostel in Lucknow, 330 miles southeast of here. Guards came to her rescue, but the attackers fled. The assault on the woman, a gang-rape victim whose first name is Vimla, is the latest in a series of acid ...

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Doctor acquitted in rape case as woman resiles from complaint

A doctor has been acquitted of charge of raping a woman, whom he had met through a matrimonial website, by a Delhi court after she deposed that the physical relations were established with her consent. The court said no incriminating evidence has come on record against the doctor and absolved him of the charges. “From close scrutiny of testimony of ...

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