Rape

Indian man accused of raping 10-year-old is not her baby’s father

A DNA test revealed on Wednesday the man accused of raping a 10-year-old Indian girl, whose campaign for an abortion made international news when her pleas were denied, is not the father of her child. The girl had accused her uncle, said to be in his 40s, of raping her several times. Indian police released new DNA results, however, that ...

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Techie held for raping colleague, uploading video on porn website

BENGALURU: A 28-year-old senior software engineer with a private firm has been arrested for allegedly raping his colleague, videographing the act and uploading the video on a porn website after she stopped yielding to his blackmailing threats. Arindam Nath from West Bengal is a resident of Ejipura near Viveknagar. Arrested on Friday, he’s been remanded in judicial custody. Viveknagar police ...

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23-yr-old attempts to rape minor

Ambala: A 23-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly trying to rape a 12-year-old girl and also assaulting her father with a knife in Naraingarh. Police said the accused Deepak was produced before court and has been sent to one-day police remand. Deepak was arrested on the complaint of the father of the minor girl who alleged that that the ...

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Autorickshaw driver rapes deaf-mute woman, held

Pune: The Kondhwa police on Saturday arrested a 55-year-old autorickshaw driver following a rape complaint by a 45-year-old deaf-mute woman. The woman, a homemaker, has alleged that the suspect had been raping her since 2014. Her husband, who works with a private firm, is deaf and mute as well. The incident came to light on Friday after the suspect entered ...

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3 rape cases registered

Ludhiana: The Ludhiana police have registered three rape cases on Friday. In the first case, the Focal Point police have arrested a 22-year-old youth for raping a 20-year-old woman on the pretext of marriage. In her complaint, the woman stated that the accused took her to a hotel in Sherpur, and established a physical relationship with her on the pretext ...

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Family of 13-year-old rape victim to keep her baby

The family of the 13-year-old minor rape victim who delivered a pre-term baby boy, has decided to keep the newborn. Her parents have agreed to be legal guardians of the newborn. “We want to keep him. The baby will not be given to anyone else,” said mother of the 13-year-old on Saturday. Until Friday, she said she had seen the ...

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Two arrested in minor rape case

Vizianagaram: The police arrested two persons involved in a gang rape occurred at Seethanagaram mandal in the district recently. According to police, M Indumathi of Reddayyavalasa in Bobbilim mandal, was found dead in a water tank of Gadelavalasa village in Seethanagaram mandal on September 2. After investigation, the police came to know that she was raped by some unidentified persons. ...

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Three held for raping woman

Nagpur: Police have arrested three persons for allegedly raping a 30-year-old woman from Mathura, who could not conceive, on the pretext of taking her to a godman. The cops have also arrested a woman in connection with the case. Before raping the woman, the accused robbed the victim at knife point in a rented room at Godhani and also gave ...

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Tarun Tejpal to Appear for In-Camera Trial in Rape Case Today

Tarun Tejpal, ‘Tehelka’s’ editor-in-chief and rape accused, will be appearing before a sessions court in north Goa’s Mapusa town, for an in-camera trial at 2:30 pm on Thursday,7 September, 2017, according to media reports. The court had granted Tejpal’s plea under CrPC Section 327(2) to conduct the proceedings in the rape case in-camera. The journalist’s lawyers had sought to bar ...

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India court allows abortion for 13-year-old rape victim

India’s top court on Wednesday allowed a 13-year-old rape survivor to have a late abortion after lawyers said carrying the baby to full term would cause her trauma and agony. The girl is 32 weeks pregnant, well beyond India’s 20-week legal limit after which terminations are only allowed where there is a danger to the life of the mother or ...

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