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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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Two Men Rape, Burn Minor in Madhya Pradesh’s Sagar

A minor girl was allegedly raped by two men in Madhya Pradesh’s Sagar, media reported on 8 December, Friday. When the survivor resisted and screamed for help, the two accused burnt her alive in an attempt to keep her quiet, the news channel added. The young survivor is battling life and death at a local medical college in Sagar as ...

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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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‘Guru’ held for raping childless woman

JAIPUR: A 40-year-old self-styled ‘guru’ was arrested by the Pratap Nagar police for raping a 35-year-old woman on Thursday. The arrest came a day after a woman alleged that she was raped by ‘guru’ and had alleged that her husband had sent her to the accused’s house. According to the police, the woman in her complaint had alleged that the ...

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34-year-old businessman rapes minor, arrested

BHIWANDI: A 34-year-old businessman Sanjey Behra was arrested for raping a 10-year-old twice on pretext of giving her vada pao and chocolate. A case was registered at Nizampura police station on Friday after the victim informed her mother about the incident. The police immediately arrested the accused who stayed in the same locality as the victim. Police said that on ...

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20-year-old maid repeatedly raped, tortured by businessman for 3 months

Police said the girl, originally from West Bengal, was tortured for three months, during which she wasn’t allowed to go out of her employer’s home. A Patel Nagar based businessman is accused of keeping his 20-year-old domestic help in captivity and repeatedly raping her. Police said the girl, originally from West Bengal, was tortured for three months, during which she ...

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23-year-old woman raped by Delhi cabbie

NEW DELHI: A 23-year-old woman was allegedly raped by a cab driver in his taxi early on Tuesday. The incident took place near Golden Jubilee Park at the Yamuna Khadar area in north Delhi.The driver, Chunnu Mehto (30), was arrested within hours of the crime being reported and sent to Tihar jail after being produced before a magistrate. The woman’s ...

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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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Two-thirds of rape victims in state are minors: Govt data

The state has revised the criteria for those who can avail the scheme and increased the maximum financial assistance to Rs 10 lakh in cases where victims were mentally challenged or then suffered traumatic injuries after gangrape. In the last four years, nearly 7,000 victims of rape and sexual abuse have sought compensation under the state government’s Manodhairya scheme which ...

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