Author Archives: Asmat Khan

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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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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