Tourist Rape

Kerala: Charge-sheet filed in Latvian tourist’s rape

The Kerala Police on Wednesday filed the charge-sheet in the murder of a Latvian woman tourist at Kovalam, naming two local drug peddlers as the accused. The 77-page charge-sheet was filed before the Judicial First Class Magistrate Court at nearby Neyyattinkara by Assistant Commissioner (Fort) J.K. Dinil, who led the investigation. The Latvian tourist had gone missing under mysterious circumstances ...

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Indian taxi driver arrested over rape of Japanese tourist

NEW DELHI – A taxi driver accused of raping and threatening a Japanese vacationer near a prominent Indian tourist destination has been arrested, police said Saturday (June 2). The 30-year-old visitor said she had flagged down the driver’s cab on Wednesday in Manali, a resort town in the Himalayan foothills popular with foreign travellers, to travel to a neighbouring town. ...

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Gangrape girl in front of boyfriend in Goa

Goa Police on Saturday arrested three persons in connection with a gang-rape at the popular Colva beach late on Friday night, even as a Goa Minister has bemoaned the quality of tourists visiting the coastal state. The three accused-tourists from Indore have been charged with robbing and gang-raping a 20-year-old girl late on Friday, while she was visiting Colva beach ...

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Man jailed for seven years for raping Irish woman in India

A man has been sentenced to seven years in prison for raping an Irish woman in the Indian city of Kolkata. Sujoy Mitra (40) was convicted of raping the Irish woman who had recently arrived in India and was out celebrating her 21st birthday with friends on May 31st, 2013. Mitra, a local businessman, was sentenced to seven years on ...

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Uzbek Woman dragged inside Car, gang raped for hours in Delhi

An Uzbek woman was allegedly raped by two men in a moving car in south Delhi’s Vasant Kunj on Monday evening. Police have registered a case on the basis of the complaint filed by the woman. Officers said that they have detained a few people and are questioning them. A PCR call was made at 11pm on Monday, soon after ...

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My boss followed me to Australia to rape me, says NRI woman

If the alleged stalking incident involving a Haryana BJP MLA’s son makes your blood boil, here is a case that could scare you out of your wits. A 38-year-old woman has filed a complaint of stalking, extortion and sexual assault against a former senior colleague, who she claims not only assaulted her in India but continued the harassment and stalking ...

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Japanese Woman Alleges Rape, In India To File Complaint 12 Years Later

NEW DELHI: A 36-year-old Japanese woman who has flown down from Tokyo to Delhi to file a complaint alleging rape and extortion. Twelve years ago, she alleges, she was first raped by the man who had promised to marry her. She landed in the city Wednesday for 72 hours. The cops are yet to file an FIR. It will take ...

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India arrest over rape of 70 year old French woman

Indian police have arrested a man in connection with the rape of a 70-year-old French woman in the northern city of Varanasi. The woman, who has not been identified, was working in the city with a non-governmental organisation. Police said she was asleep when a security guard at the hotel where she was staying entered her room and attacked her. ...

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Charges filed over rape and murder of Irish woman in India

Indian police have released CCTV footage, which they say captures the final movements of Donegal woman Danielle McLaughlin before she was murdered in Goa, India. The formal charge sheet for the rape and murder of a 28-year old Irish woman in India’s southwestern Goa state in March has been filed in a local magistrate’s court. Inspector Rajendra Prabhu Desai told ...

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India court frees four accused of American tourist’s gang-rape

An Indian court Wednesday 7, June granted bail to four men accused of raping and drugging an American tourist at a New Delhi hotel, the Press Trust of India reported. A judge said the four accused could no longer contribute to the police investigation and served no purpose in custody, PTI reported. They have been ordered not to leave the ...

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