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64% Haryana women sexually harassed while commuting

CHANDIGARH: Women in Haryana are most prone to sexual harassment while commuting to school, college or office and back. These findings of a Haryana Police survey show that around 64% eve-teasing take place during travel and 85.8% women in the state are afraid of being troubled most of the time, always or occasionally . According to the survey, majority of ...

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Court denies 10-year-old rape victim an abortion

NEW DELHI — A court in India has denied a 10-year-old girl permission to have an abortion after she was allegedly impregnated in a rape by her uncle. The girl was allegedly raped several times by her maternal uncle, and is now 30 weeks pregnant. Indian courts do not allow termination of pregnancies beyond 20 weeks, as per the 1971 ...

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Man arrested over brutal rape, murder of Indian schoolgirl

SHIMLA, India: Indian police Thursday (Jul 13) arrested a key suspect in the gang rape and murder of a teenage girl near the hill resort of Shimla, shocking a small community where such brutal violence is rare. The discovery of the 16-year-old’s bruised and naked body has triggered outpourings of grief and anger in Himachal Pradesh, a northern state with ...

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Mumbai College Student Alleges Rape In Moving Car

The woman was on her way to college when she was allegedly dragged into a van at Charkop in a Mumbai suburb. MUMBAI: A 20-year-old woman in Mumbai has alleged that she was gang-raped on Wednesday in a moving car by four men and later thrown out. The woman was on her way to college when she was allegedly dragged ...

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