Rape

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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Eight-year-old girl raped by minor brother in Delhi

An eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her elder brother, also a minor, in northwest Delhi’s Adarsh Nagar, the police said on Wednesday. On Monday, the police received information from a local hospital that a girl, who was bleeding profusely from her private parts, had been brought in, a senior officer said. The girl told a counsellor that her elder ...

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India is the most dangerous nation for women, says poll

Pepper spray, safety apps and covered clothing – a mental list Kanika Johri checks off before stepping out of her house in New Delhi, dubbed “India’s rape capital”. These are also must-haves for her friends and family in India, where official data show nearly 40 crimes against women take place every hour. For Johri, 28, who worked for seven years ...

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