Author Archives: Asmat Khan

Minor girl found dead near Shimla; cops suspect rape, murder

On July 4, the girl did not return home from Government Senior Secondary School, Mahasu. The police also recovered her school dress lying near the body, raising rape suspicion. A 14-year-old girl, who was missing since two days, was found dead on Thursday near isolated woods at Halaila in Kotkhai, 65 km from Shimla. Reportedly, the girl was found naked, ...

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In Five Years, 277% Rise In Rape Cases Reported In Delhi

The number of rapes reported each year in Delhi has more than tripled over the last five years, registering an increase of 277 percent from 572 in 2011 to 2,155 in 2016, according to data released recently by the Delhi Police. The year after the Nirbhaya incident—in which a 23-year-old paramedical student was raped by a group of men in ...

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BJP worker held after ‘rape’ footage goes viral

NAGPUR: The ruling party in the state was left red-faced after 48-year-old Ravindra Bawanthade, a BJP worker and supervisor at a school at Nagbhid in Chandrapur district, was arrested on Monday for allegedly raping his former 19-year-old student in a Gadchiroli-bound bus on June 27 last month. The instance was recorded in the CCTV camera fitted at the rear end ...

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Kerala businessman Rajmohan Pillai held for rape of housemaid

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The city police have arrested prominent cashew exporter Rajmohan Pillai, 53, on charges of raping and impregnating his housemaid hailing from Odisha. Pillai is a businessman who focusses on manufacture, marketing and distribution of packaged processed food. According to police, the crime took place at his residence at Kowdiar. The incident came to light when he allegedly sent the ...

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Girl raped by four classmates at friend’s birthday party

A 17-year-old student was allegedly raped by her four classmates in a house in Khammam city where she had gone to attend a friend’s birthday party, police said. The accused also videographed the incident that took place on Sunday. The girl, a student of a private college, on Monday lodged a complaint at Khammam III Town police station accusing her ...

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‘Child rapist’ is tied up and beaten by women

Women were filmed beating a man with sticks after he allegedly raped a child The incident, filmed by an onlooker, is thought to have happened in India Video shows the man one woman dragging the man across the ground with rope Dozens of women and children look on as the women take turns hitting the man An alleged rapist was ...

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Gang-rape survivor attacked with acid in Lucknow

LUCKNOW: A gang-rape and acid attack survivor has once again been attacked with acid in Aliganj locality here, police said on Sunday. This is the fifth attack on the woman. The latest incident took place on Saturday night near a hostel where she resides. She was rushed to a hospital where her condition was stated to be stable. She has ...

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Teenage boy in India kills his father for raping sister

After a heated exchange the 19-year-old allegedly strangled his dad A man reportedly killed his father after his sister told him that he raped her. Police said the woman told her 19-year-old brother that her father had attacked her twice at the family home in the village of Jamnagar’s Jodiya taluka “The rape survivor had returned to stay with her ...

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Sexual harassment accusations changed Indian hockey star as a person

Just after the Punjab Warriors had crashed out of the 2017 Hockey India League, Sardar Singh called up and said he had some spare time to sit down to talk about his autobiography that we are working on. I had waited for almost a week but his busy schedule, his training and the stress of keeping his place in the ...

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German woman alleges rape by Indian husband

A German woman has alleged that her Indian husband, whom she had befriended on social networking website Facebook, raped her during the couple’s stay in Punjab, police said today. A rape case against the accused has been registered at central Delhi’s Paharganj police station here on the complaint of the woman, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Central) Mandeep Singh Randhawa said. ...

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