Gang Rape

SC upholds death sentences for four men in fatal 2012 gang rape

The Supreme Court has upheld the death sentences issued for the fatal gang-rape of a 23-year-old. The brutality of the case triggered a massive outcry and threw a spotlight onto India’s problems with sexual assault. Indian Supreme Court Judge Yogesh Khanna said the trial of the four men fell into the “rarest of rare category,” thereby justifying the sentence of ...

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India court frees four accused of American tourist’s gang-rape

An Indian court Wednesday 7, June granted bail to four men accused of raping and drugging an American tourist at a New Delhi hotel, the Press Trust of India reported. A judge said the four accused could no longer contribute to the police investigation and served no purpose in custody, PTI reported. They have been ordered not to leave the ...

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Men gang-rape woman, smash skull with bricks

Mother of 23-year-old victim who was killed in attack north of Delhi had alerted authorities about one of the accused. An Indian woman was gang-raped and then brutally murdered by men who smashed her skull with bricks after she had threatened to inform authorities, police in the northern state of Haryana said on Monday, 15 MAY 2017. Two men were ...

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Two Bihar youths held for gang rape of Delhi minor

MUZAFFARPUR Two youths of Brahmapura village in Muzaffarpur district, 70 kms north of Patna, were arrested late on Saturday (May 09, 2017) evening in connection with the recent gang rape of a minor girl of New Delhi. Senior superintendent of police, Muzaffarpur, Vivek Kumar, said the duo was studying in Delhi and preparing for engineering competitive examination. The arrested youths ...

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