Author Archives: Asmat Khan

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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Man rapes minor stepdaughter

AHMEDABAD: A 38-year-old man was arrested by Adalaj police late on Wednesday night after a complaint of rape on his stepdaughter by his wife. Police have started probe on the basis of the statements by the survivor, her mother and other family members. Forensics experts collected evidences from the spot as the girl was sent for medical check-up on Wednesday. ...

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Six villagers gang rape minor, film crime on mobile, circulate video

One of the accused has been arrested after father of the victim lodged an FIR over the incident on Tuesday night A minor girl was gang raped in Bihar’s Bhojpur district by six villagers, who also filmed the crime and circulated the video on a WhatsApp group, police said. The incident occurred on January 31 but came to the light ...

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NHRC to examine vital points in Kunduli gang-rape

New Delhi: A team from the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) reached Odisha’s Kunduli, on Tuesday, the place where a minor school girl was allegedly gang-raped last year, to examine several critical issues in the case. Acting on a petition and subsequent submissions filed by social activist and Supreme Court lawyer Radhakanta Tripathy, the NHRC sent its investigation team, headed ...

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College girl gang-raped in temple

INDORE: A 23-year-old college student was raped by three persons in a temple in an isolated area of Dhar district in MP on Monday morning. Thanks to her presence of mind, all the suspects were arrested within hours. The woman was visiting Patlawad village near Dhamnod to meet her boyfriend when she was waylaid by one of the rapists. “She ...

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Man ‘rapes’ girl inside theatre during Padmaavat show, nabbed

The Hyderabad Police on Friday claimed to have arrested the man who was accused of raping a teenager inside a film theatre. According to Police, Kandakatla Bikshapathi (23), an earth mover driver, and the 19-year-old victim had gone to a theatre on January 29 to watch the recently-released film “Padmaavat”. “The victim has complained that she was raped inside the ...

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India outcry after eight-month-old baby raped

An eight-month-old baby girl has been raped, allegedly by her cousin, in the Indian capital Delhi. Police say she is in a critical condition after being admitted to hospital on Sunday. They have arrested the 28-year-old cousin. Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal, who visited the girl, described her injuries as “horrific”. The debate over sexual violence in India ...

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Man booked after aspiring model alleges rape

MOHALI: The Zirakpur police has booked a man for allegedly raping a 27-year-old aspiring model. An FIR in this regard was lodged on Wednesday late night after the woman approached the cops. In her police complaint, the woman has stated that she had come to the city a few years ago to make a career in modelling. In the process ...

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IIT-K girl alleges rape in hostel

KANPUR: A student of IITKanpur has filed an FIR against a man for allegedly raping her in the girls’ hostel on the campus over the pretext of marriage after forging friendship on Facebook. The FIR was lodged on Wednesday with the Kalyanpur police against Sitanshu, a resident of Bihar. The crime took place on January 6. Police said the survivor ...

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Man jailed for seven years for raping Irish woman in India

A man has been sentenced to seven years in prison for raping an Irish woman in the Indian city of Kolkata. Sujoy Mitra (40) was convicted of raping the Irish woman who had recently arrived in India and was out celebrating her 21st birthday with friends on May 31st, 2013. Mitra, a local businessman, was sentenced to seven years on ...

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