Rape

Man arrested for attempt to rape 10-year-old girl

A 20-year-old man was arrested today for allegedly attempting rape on a 10-year-old girl in Charthawal village in the district, the police said. Durga Singh allegedly tried to rape the girl, who was playing outside her home, after luring her to another house nearby, they said. The minor girl then cried for help hearing which some villagers rushed to the ...

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Married man booked for techie’s rape

MUMBAI: A 47-year-old married man has been booked for allegedly repeatedly raping a woman by promising to marry her. The accused also cheated the woman, who works for a software company, of Rs 45 lakh, an official of Powai police station said. The man is still to be arrested. The police said the 41-year-old woman and the accused have been ...

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Minor among 3 women raped in city

LUDHIANA: A minor girl was among three women who were allegedly raped in different parts of the city on Friday. The minor girl was allegedly raped by her uncle for three months. In her complaint, the 17-year-old girl claimed that she lived with her mother and a man known to mother started visiting her house around three months ago. And ...

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Youth held for rape after 13-year-old found pregnant

MUMBAI: The Charkop police arrested a 24-year-old man on Friday for the rape of a minor girl, who is now more than six months pregnant and plans to move the Supreme Court for permission for an abortion. The accused (not being named to protect the girl’s identity) was a partner in a snacks business run by the 13-year-old’s father. The ...

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Pregnant 10-year-old rape victim ‘told baby bump is a big stone in her stomach’

A 10-year-old who was denied an abortion after being raped does not yet know she is pregnant, it has been reported. The Indian girl has been told her baby bump is a large stone in her stomach to protect her from “the gravity of the situation,” according to the BBC. She was allegedly impregnated by her uncle, who is in ...

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Heavily pregnant rape victim, 10, at centre of frenzied media storm in India

The case of a heavily pregnant 10-year-old girl denied an abortion after allegedly being raped by her uncle has sparked a huge media storm in India. Her situation has caused frenzied press interest, with India’s Supreme Court rejecting appeals for a late-term abortion. But her father has accused journalists of profiting from her misfortune. He told the BBC: “The press ...

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Rape Victim Forced To Marry Alleged Rapist To Support The Baby Born Out Of Rape

A 14-year-old girl from Bareilly, UP, has been forced to marry her alleged rapist to support the 10-month old baby born due to the rape. According to a Times of India report, the girl’s father, a daily wage worker, was struggling to make ends meet. He had a loan of Rs 20,000 and eight other family members to feed, in ...

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62-year-old rape survivor loses battle with life in India

KOLKATA: A 62-year-old braveheart from Sandeshkhali, who had been battling death at a Kolkata hospital for the past 27 days after being raped, tortured and her private parts brutalized, finally lost the battle Tuesday morning, reported Times of India. The survivor was admitted in the NRS Hospital after being referred to by the Basirhat subdivisional hospital on July 6. The ...

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Delhi court acquits man in false rape case lodged by step-daughter

According to the complaint lodged by the girl, on August 21, 2015 she called up the police, after her drunk stepfather quarrelled with her and beat up her mother, alleging that the man had raped her. Delhi Court upholds jail term of driver who crushed 7-yr-old boy Delhi Court upholds jail term of driver who crushed 7-yr-old boy A Delhi ...

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Man accused of rape shot dead by militants in Manipur

Banned outfit United National Liberation Front (UNLF) said it gave “exemplary punishment” and killed a 43-year-old man accused of raping his 11-year-old niece. In what it called “exemplary punishment”, a militant outfit in Manipur shot a 43-year-old man accused of raping his 11-year-old niece, police said on Saturday. Police in Imphal West district said three armed men shot the man ...

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