Rape

Indian girl, 12, ‘raped and killed’ by brothers, uncle

NEW DELHI  – Two brothers have been arrested in India for allegedly raping their 12-year-old sister who was later beheaded with a sickle, police said on Wednesday (March 20). India has a grim record of sexual assaults on minors, with more than 36,000 cases reported in 2016, according to latest available government data. A United Nations Committee on the Rights ...

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Rape survivor burns rapist to death

The widow, 35, told police that the man, 42, attacked and raped her in her home. An Indian woman who was raped and set on fire killed her attacker by dragging him into the flames, police said Wednesday. The woman survived with burns to her face and hands while the man died in hospital from his injuries. The widow, 35, ...

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Schoolgirl raped

A 16-year-old girl was allegedly raped, drenched in petrol, and burnt to death by her neighbour in the latest sickening sex attack to shock India. The schoolgirl, from Dildarnagar in the Ghazipur district, was alone in her home on Saturday when a neighbouring youth broke into the property and raped her, Indian media report. In a statement made by the ...

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20-year-old booked for raping minor

Ludhiana: The police on Tuesday booked a 20-year-old youth for raping a minor. The 16-year-old girl said in her police complaint, “I was going to a nearby market to buy biscuits when the youth, my former neighbour, offered me a lift on his motorcycle on Sunday night. But instead of taking me to the market, he drove to his cousin’s ...

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Pregnant cow raped in India

In a bizarre and shocking incident, a cow was sexually assaulted in an Indian village, according to India Today. The cow was raped by unidentified person at Gokivada village in Pithapuram mandal of East Godavari district. Teenager arrested in Punjab for sexually assaulting chicken The cow, who is three-months pregnant, belongs to a farmer named Nama Butchi Raju. The cow ...

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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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