Rape

17-year-old girl raped, murdered by her own relative

Senior police officials, a forensic team and a dog squad swung into action and within 12 hours of the FIR, the culprit was nabbed with the help of a CCTV camera fixed outside the building. A case of murder was registered at a police station in Pune after a 17-year-old girl was found raped and murdered on Thursday evening. The ...

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Grandfather jailed for raping his grandchildren in India

Durban – A 45-year-old grandfather, found guilty of raping his two grandchildren, was handed 2 life sentences in the Madadeni Regional Court. The man was found guilty of raping his two grandchildren, aged 9 and 11, in 2013. According to KZN police, the children had been visiting their grandparents in September 2013 when the accused repeatedly raped them. “The children ...

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Man rapes 13-year-old daughter outside home in India

The 40-year-old accused was arrested following a complaint by his wife. A man was arrested on Monday for allegedly raping his 13-year-old daughter in Dadri area of Gautam Buddh Nagar, police said. The 40-year-old accused was arrested following a complaint by his wife at the Dadri police station on Sunday. According to police, the couple had a troubled marriage and ...

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Indian police hunt 3 suspects after girl is drugged, raped

NEW DELHI – Police on Saturday were hunting for three men who allegedly drugged, kidnapped and raped a teenage girl while she was on her way to a test-preparation course in northern India earlier in the week, the latest incident of violence against girls and women in the country. Police officer Ashwini Kumar said the 19-year-old victim was in stable ...

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5 arrested over gang rape and murder of 9-year-old girl

Srinagar, India – Five suspects have been arrested in connection with the brutal rape and murder of a nine-year-old girl who fell victim to a family feud in the Indian Occupied Kashmir, police said. The girl was gang raped, strangled, her head wounded with an ax and her eyes gouged out, police said in a statement. The attack was carried ...

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Girl, 11, raped in Gurugram society basement

GURUGRAM: An 11-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a neighbour at a housing society on Wednesday afternoon, a time of day when the condominium’s cavernous basement is largely empty. Police said on Thursday they had booked Piyush, a 22-year-old student of a private university, based on a complaint filed by the girl’s mother, under sections of the POCSO Act. The ...

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Security guard rapes stray dog in Mumbai’s Kandivali

A security guard was recently accused of brutally raping a stray dog named Bindu by forcing a sharp object into her vagina and causing a painful death. The accused, Premshankar Rai, though arrested immediately by the Samta Nagar Police Station in Mumbai’s Kandivali area, was released on a bail of Rs 3,000. Heartbreakingly, barely a month ago, Bindu had given ...

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Pregnant goat dies after being gang-raped by eight men in India

KUALA LUMPUR: A pregnant goat is believed to have been raped by eight drunken men in Haryana, India on July 25. It died the following day. The goat’s owner, Aslup Khan, made a police report on July 26 after noticing that his goat went missing. He claimed that the suspects are drunkards and drug addicts. “They tried to molest her ...

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17 men charged with raping 12-year-old girl over months

Seventeen men have appeared in court in the south Indian city of Chennai charged with repeatedly raping a 12-year-old girl over the course of seven months. The case is generating intense anger, including from the city’s legal fraternity, some of whom were part of a mob that allegedly attacked some of the accused before they appeared in court on Tuesday. ...

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India Christian priest arrested over rape charge

One of four Indian priests charged with allegedly raping a woman has handed himself in for police questioning in the southern state of Kerala. The Kerala high court denied bail to him and two other priests, who are also expected to give themselves up. The woman, 34, was allegedly raped and blackmailed in exchange for sexual acts. Police are yet ...

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