Rape

Man arrested for rape

Bhadohi (UP), A man was arrested today from Gopiganj here for his alleged role in raping a 15-year-old girl at Delhi’s Shalimar Bagh, police today. Kamlesh Saroj (28) was picked up in a joint operation by the local police along with the Delhi Police from his native Ibrahimpur village under Gopiganj police station area, Inspector Sunil Dutt Dubey said. The accused ...

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Mewat rape case: HC seeks on probe status report

Mewat rape case: The teenager had been raped in July and later in November, a case under Sections 506, 120-B IPC, provisions of POCSO Act and Arms Act was registered against three persons including a woman following the family’s complaint. Punjab and Haryana HC: Panel to decide on abortion plea of minor rape victimPunjab and Haryana HC: Panel to decide ...

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Three held in plantain grove rape case

Thiruvananthapuram: Three residents of Perumkadavila were arrested in connection with the rape of a 38-year-old woman at a plantain grove in Marayamuttom, rural police said on Tuesday. While Arun, 21, and Vipin, 19, were directly involved in the crime, police said Vijeesh, also aged 19, was arrested for aiding one of the alleged rapists. The alleged incident took place around ...

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12-year-old rape survivor gives birth, refuses to take baby home

LUCKNOW: A rape survivor, 12, gave birth to a boy at a hospital in the state capital on Saturday evening. She was raped earlier this year and the accused, a neighbour, is behind bars. Unable to erase the horrifying memories of the traumatic incident, the rape survivor was unwilling to take the baby home. While feeding the baby on the ...

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Youth, his parents booked for rape

FATEHGARH SAHIB: The police here have booked a youth and his family members for rape and under the IT Act on the complaint of a girl, who alleged that the accused not only raped her but also shot the act on a mobile phone and uploaded it on social media. A case at Mullepur police station was registered on Saturday ...

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Indian court convicts man over brutal rape, murder of student

An Indian court Tuesday found a man guilty of raping and murdering a law student in a frenzied knife attack in southern Kerala state that sparked nationwide outrage. The murdered student was found dead in a pool of blood in her home in Perumbavoor town on April 28, 2016, with nearly 30 stab wounds and bite marks on her severely ...

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India 10-year-old raped girl’s baby adopted

A baby girl, delivered recently by a 10-year-old girl who was raped by two of her uncles, has been adopted. The three-month-old has been handed over to her new parents, a couple from the western state of Maharashtra, child welfare officials in Chandigarh told BBC Punjabi. The harrowing case of the 10-year-old rape victim has made headlines for weeks, both ...

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Pregnant woman jumps off moving van to escape rape

The only resort a seven-month pregnant woman saw to escape an attempt to rape was jumping off a moving van in Telangana. Unfortunately, the 35-year-old woman died as she tried to save herself. The Hindustan Times reports that the incident happened on Hyderabad-Nagpur National Highway 44 on Saturday night. The woman, who sold old clothes for a living, missed the ...

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Kopardi case: 3 get death for India teen’s rape and murder

A court in India has given the death penalty to three men convicted for the rape and murder of a 15-year-old girl. The men, in their 20s, had raped the teenager in July last year. The court had declared them guilty on 18 November. The victim belonged to the upper-caste Maratha community while the men were all Dalits, formerly untouchables. ...

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Man arrested over rape of friend’s 18-month-old daughter he was babysitting

A man has been arrested for allegedly raping an 18-month-old baby girl in Delhi. The baby had been left with the 21-year-old suspect who was a friend of the father of the child, while the parents went to work. When the mother returned from work, she found her daughter bleeding and crying and took her to hospital where it was ...

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