Rape

  • You are Shakti, Durga and Kali, why fear: these bravehearts ask all women 5 hours 14 minutes ago

    Bravehearts Neha, Natasha and Kiran Sethi have one thing in common. They have all fought their assailants and refused to be turned into yet another victim. They are India's bravehearts. From their experience they have learnt that men attack women whom they perceive as weak. "Be strong, think strong. What are...
  • 4-year-old minor girl raped by father's acquaintance 2 days ago

    A 4-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her father's acquaintance in Nawabganj area in Kanpur, police said on Wednesday. 24-year-old Sanjay, a vendor by profession, was asked by the minor girl's father to drop his daughter home on Tuesday evening, following which he took her to an isolated lane and raped...
  • WB: 2 days after CPIM worker's wife's murder, resonance of violence lingers in Sunia village 2 days ago

    Sunia (West Bengal): It's been two days since the wife of a CPIM worker was allegedly assaulted, raped and then murdered by Trinamool Congress activists but resonance of the recent violence still lingers in the Sunia village of West Bengal. A resident said, "How do we talk openly. We need to...
  • Rape appears doubtful in Badaun case: CBI 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The rape of two teenaged cousins who were found dead in mysterious circumstances in Badaun seems "doubtful", indicates the CBI probe in the infamous killings in May which sparked a nationwide outrage. After going through the DNA report from the Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics(CDFD) in Hyderabad, CBI...
  • Delhi: Nurse allegedly gangraped by two men in a five star hotel 3 days ago

    A 28-year-old nurse on Monday was allegedly gang-raped by two youths in a reputed five-star hotel in southeast Delhi. The nurse was hired by the hotel owner to take care of his ailing wife. She alleged that she was sexually assaulted by two men. The two accused, identified as Neeraj...
  • West Bengal: No signs of external injury in postmortem of CPM leader's wife's murder 3 days ago

    East Midnapore: In a new twist in the death of a 32-year-old woman in East Midnapore, the post mortem report reveals that there were no signs of external injuries or sexual assault on her body. According to the report, the cause of death was due to hanging and a case...
  • Delhi: Nurse alleges rape at hotel by owner's personal staff 4 days ago

    New Delhi: A 28-year-old nurse, who hailed from Tibet was allegedly gang-raped by two youths in a reputed five-star hotel in Hazrat Nizamuddin area of southeast Delhi, police said. The two accused, identified as Neeraj and Rajan, in their early 20s, have been arrested. "The 28-year-old nurse has alleged that she...
  • 18-year-old girl raped for 3 years on pretext of marriage 4 days ago

    An 18-year-old girl was allegedly raped in Jaipur by a youth for three years on pretext of marriage, police said. The victim alleged in her complaint that she was raped on pretext of marriage by the accused identified as Ashraf for three years. He refused to marry her after the girl...
  • Making false promise of marriage, man rapes a girl for 3 years 4 days ago

    An 18-year-old girl was allegedly raped here by a youth for three years on the pretext of marriage, police said on Monday. The victim alleged in her complaint that she was raped on pretext of marriage by the accused identified as Ashraf for three years. He refused to marry her after...
  • Ferozabad: Police inspector's son rapes a minor 4 days ago

    Ferozabad: A police inspector's son has been arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl. The accused, a 21-year-old youth, allegedly abducted, drugged and raped the 14-year-old when she stepped out of her house to run an errand. The incident occurred on Sunday. An FIR has been registered and the case is...
  • Fearing being raped by 2 men, teenager commits suicide 5 days ago

    A 15-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide out of fear of being raped by two men who barged into her house at Thana Kankerkheda area in Meerut, police said on Sunday. According to the girl's family, the incident took place on August 13 when two men barged into the girl's house at...
  • Bangalore: Woman forces friend to have sex with husband, arrested 6 days ago

    Bangalore: In a bizarre case, a woman allegedly abetted her husband to 'rape' her neighbour and friend in her presence in Bangalore and the couple have been arrested. The woman and the victim were said to have become close friends over a period of time and used to frequent each other's...
  • Punjab: Dalits block National Highway over rape, police use mild force to clear it 6 days ago

    Phagwara: Agitated over delay in arrest of four persons accused of raping a 22-year-old dalit woman at a factory, members of a dalit organisation on Saturday tried to block the National Highway 1, forcing police to use mild force against them. Activists of Sri Guru Ravi Das Sena Punjab gathered...
  • Two men rape 16-yr-old, film the act to blackmail her 6 days ago

    A 16-year-old girl was allegedly gangraped here by two men who also made a video of the act and used it to blackmail the victim for assaulting her repeatedly, police said on Friday. An FIR was lodged in this regard with Bhankhrota police station following a court's directive on a complaint of...
  • Law will take its course but society must contribute to stop rape: Modi 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Expressing serious concern over rape incidents, the Prime Minister said, "our heads hang in shame when we hear about such incidents" and attacked politicians who become "psychologists" by trying to "analyse" reasons for the crime. "In every home, parents interrogate their daughters about...
  • UP police officer held guilty of raping Dalit girl August 14, 2014

    A local court has held a deputy superintendent of police guilty of raping a Dalit girl in Kanpur two years ago. According to a complaint lodged in 2012 by the victim's father with the police, Deputy SP Amarjeet Shahi during his posting in Kanpur had lured his daughter and raped her. Shahi...
  • Neighbour rapes 20-year-old girl on pretext of marriage, booked August 14, 2014

    A 20-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour in Jaipur on pretext of marriage, police said. The girl has alleged in her complaint that the accused identified as Damodar Sen, befriended her six months back. He raped the victim on pretext of marriage and later refused to marry her, they said. A...
  • Mob justice: Villagers lynch man for raping woman August 14, 2014

    A 50-year-old man, who had allegedly raped a woman last week, was lynched by villagers after he along with an accomplice made an abortive attempt to rape her daughter in Seraikela-Kharswan district of Jharkhand, the police said on Wednesday. Radha Mohan Munda and another man allegedly tried to drag a...
  • Rape remark: Calcutta HC extends stay on CID probe against TMC's Tapas Pal August 13, 2014

    Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court has extended the stay on a CID probe into the case against Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal by another three weeks. The case has been transferred to Chief Justice's bench court. Earlier, the TMC had appealed against a single bench order to transfer the case...
  • Shamli: Case of rape and conversion closed after girl claims she eloped with boyfriend August 13, 2014

    This report was published on August 12, 2014 under a Meerut dateline. The incident happened in Shamli and has no links whatsoever to Meerut. We deeply regret the error – News18 A case of alleged abduction, rape and conversion of a 28-year-old woman last month, has been closed by the police...
  • 22-year-old man abducts minor girl, rapes her August 12, 2014

    A minor girl was allegedly abducted and raped by a youth at a hotel here two days back, police said on Tuesday. The 16-year-old girl, a Class 12 pass-out, was allegedly lured and abducted by one 22-year-old Ajay Choudhary, and taken to a hotel in Harmara where she was raped on...
  • Rape case: DIG Sunil Paraskar gets anticipatory bail August 12, 2014

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court on Tuesday granted anticipatory bail to DIG Sunil Paraskar in the alleged rape case of a 26-year-old model. The complainant had alleged that Paraskar (57) molested and sexually assaulted her on two occasions in December, 2013. "Custodial interrogation is not necessary. The anticipatory bail application is allowed," said judge...
  • Case of rape and conversion closed after girl says she eloped with boyfriend August 13, 2014

    A case of alleged abduction, rape and conversion of a 28-year-old woman last month, has been closed by the police after the victim claimed that she had gone with the accused wilfully. The Investigating Officer (IO) in the case Samerjit Singh Kaur filed a report under section 169 CRPC (release of...
  • Bangalore: 18-year-old gangraped by 5 men; 3 arrested August 11, 2014

    Bangalore: An 18-year-old girl was gangraped by five men in Bangalore on August 9 and a case has been registered with AC Nagar police station in north Bangalore on Monday. The girl was tricked into accompanying a man who befriended her and then took her to a secluded area. The man...
  • Six-year old raped in Assam August 11, 2014

    Tezpur (Assam): A minor was allegedly raped by two persons on Monday in North Lakhimpur district, close on the heels of the gangrape of a 15-year-old girl in Dibrugarh district, police said. The six-year old girl was found in a critical condition, covered with a thin sheet of cloth, near the...
  • Man arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl August 11, 2014

    A man was arrested in the Bihar capital on Sunday for allegedly raping a minor girl, police said. Patna Senior Superintendent of Police Manu Maharaj said the man - said to be around 25 years old - was arrested following a complaint lodged by relatives of the girl (aged around 12-13...
  • Man rapes woman after forcing her husband to drink liquor August 10, 2014

    A 40-year-old woman was raped by a man who first made her husband drunk, at their residence in Lisari Gate area, police said on Sunday. According to the complaint filed by the woman, on July 29 the accused is a cousin of her husband who came to their house and made...
  • Parents of Delhi gang rape victim decry fashion shoot that evokes attack August 10, 2014

    New Delhi: A fashion shoot depicting a woman being sexually assaulted on a bus has stirred memories of the fatal gang rape of a young woman in 2012, outraging the victim's parents and activists who have demanded action against the photographer. The December 2012 attack on the woman on the bus...
  • Ajay Devgn: Rape is worse than a murder, if I had it my way I'd want rapists to be hanged and killed August 10, 2014

    Bangalore: Actor Ajay Devgn has called for capital punishment for those guilty of rape, saying this crime is worse than a murder. "I really don't understand this crime. It is worse than a murder and if I had my way I would want all of them hanged and killed," Devgn, who...
  • 35-year-old man arrested for attempting to rape a 3-year-old August 8, 2014

    A 35-year-old man allegedly tried to rape a three-year-old girl in the Sahibabad area in Ghaziabad, police said on Thursday. According to police, the accused, identified as one Manoj Kumar of Saheed Nagar colony, has been arrested for allegedly trying to rape the infant girl. The girl was playing outside her house...