Rape

Man ‘rapes’ girl inside theatre during Padmaavat show, nabbed

The Hyderabad Police on Friday claimed to have arrested the man who was accused of raping a teenager inside a film theatre. According to Police, Kandakatla Bikshapathi (23), an earth mover driver, and the 19-year-old victim had gone to a theatre on January 29 to watch the recently-released film “Padmaavat”. “The victim has complained that she was raped inside the ...

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India outcry after eight-month-old baby raped

An eight-month-old baby girl has been raped, allegedly by her cousin, in the Indian capital Delhi. Police say she is in a critical condition after being admitted to hospital on Sunday. They have arrested the 28-year-old cousin. Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal, who visited the girl, described her injuries as “horrific”. The debate over sexual violence in India ...

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‘Denied justice’, teen rape survivor kills self

KORAPUT: A 14-year-old schoolgirl who alleged she was gang-raped three months ago by four men wearing battle fatigues committed suicide in Odisha’s Koraput district, a Maoist bastion, on Monday. She had earlier publicly accused police of harassing her to change her statement. The girl’s family said she was driven to suicide by her failure to get justice. “Social stigma and ...

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Two arrested for rape, murder of teenager

Bulandshahr (UP), Police have arrested two persons in connection with the rape and murder of a teenager in village Chandpur on January 2. Zulfiqar and Dilshad, both from Sikandrabad town, were arrested while their accomplice, Israel, was absconding, the police said. The girl was abducted by the accused who raped and strangulated her. They later dumped her body in village ...

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Man Befriends Minor, Rapes Her at a Flat in Delhi

New Delhi: A 22-year-old man allegedly raped a 17-year-old girl at his friend’s flat in east Delhi’s Shahdara area after befriending her and taking her for a ride in his car from outside Gurdwara Bangla Sahib in the national capital, police said. The accused has been arrested. While the incident took place on Friday, the minor girl reported about it ...

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20-year-old rapes domestic help, held

GURUGRAM: A 20-year-old shopkeeper was arrested on Monday for allegedly raping a 19-year-old domestic help when she went for cleaning his house in Badshapur. According to police, the man, Sanjay Kumar, allegedly raped his domestic help around 9am on Monday. After the incident, the woman, who is from Etah, returned home in Badshapur, where she lived with her family in ...

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2 youths rape women in city hotel

Ludhiana: Division No 5 police have booked two youths for allegedly raping a woman, who was divorced, at a city hotel. One of the accused had allegedly promised to marry her. The accused were identified as Amandeep Singh and his friend Gurpreet Singh of Jagraon. In her police complaint, the 32-year-old woman said she divorced her husband 10 months ago ...

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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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