Gang Rape

India court hears 10-year-old rape victim’s abortion plea

India’s Supreme Court has ordered doctors to examine a pregnant 10-year-old rape victim whose parents want permission for her to abort her baby. The child is reported to be 26 weeks pregnant and doctors say her body is not developed enough to carry a baby. Indian law does not allow terminations after 20 weeks unless doctors confirm the mother’s life ...

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Riots, strikes as India rape accused killed in custody

SHIMLA, India: A man accused of the gang rape and murder of a girl in northern India has been killed in police custody, an official said Thursday, sparking angry riots in the usually tranquil Himalayan region. Hundreds of protesters furious over the police handling of the case chanted “we want justice” in the popular tourist hill resort of Shimla, with ...

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Shimla rape case: Accused killed in police custody

Shimla: One of the six people accused of the rape and murder case of Shimla minor girl was found murdered inside his cell in Shimla district’s Kotkhai tehsil on Tuesday. As per Zee News, the deceased, identified as Suraj, was murdered by the other accused in the case, Suraj, inside the jail last night. On July 13, the Himachal Pradesh ...

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Judapur murder, rape solved, 4 held

ALLAHABAD: With the arrest of four men, the district police on Monday claimed to have solved the sensational Judapur killing case where four members of a family were brutally murdered and two of girls were also raped in the intervening night of April 23 and 24. The arrested killers have been identified as Neeraj (prime accused), Pradeep Kumar, Mohit and ...

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6 arrested in Kotkhai rape case; victim was strangled to death

The police have arrested six youths for the rape and murder of a minor at Kotkhai even as the autopsy report confirmed that the victim was strangulated after being sexually assaulted. The Special Investigation Team (SIT), headed by IG southern range Zahur Zaidi, interrogated the six accused in this case. On Thursday, police arrested Ashish Chauhan, 29, a resident of ...

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Two taxi drivers jailed for gang-rape, murder of woman

The court also slapped a fine of Rs50,000 on each convict and said that the fine amount of Rs1 lakh should be given to the victim’s son. A local court has held two taxi drivers guilty of gang-rape and murder of a woman in Delhi, and sentenced them to rigorous imprisonment for life. Their act was brutal and diabolic, creating ...

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Andhra Woman Gang-Raped In Front Of Her 3 Children

In her complaint lodged with the Gajuwaka Police Station on Tuesday night, the woman stated that the incident occurred on Monday evening when her husband was away for work. VISAKHAPATNAM: A 35-year-old woman was allegedly raped by two men in front of her three children at her house in Visakhapatnam, police said. The police yesterday nabbed the two accused and ...

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Gurugram: After rape horror, woman takes Metro with dead baby

GURUGRAM: Among the thousands of people who took the Yellow and Violet lines of Metro on the morning of May 30 was a 19-year-old woman who was travelling with a dead eight-month-old baby in her arms. The night before , she had been subjected to unimaginable barbarism. She was raped by three men – the driver and two “co-passengers” of ...

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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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India girl, 16, ‘brutally gang raped’ and thrown from moving train

A 16-year-old girl was allegedly gang raped and thrown from a train in the northern state of Bihar, police say. The teenager told police that two men abducted her from an isolated spot near her home in Lakhisarai district and brutally raped her on Saturday. They later took her to a railway station and boarded a train where three others ...

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