Gangrape

  • 18-year-old girl allegedly gangraped in Budhana town 19-04-2014 01:16 PM

    An 18-year-old girl has been allegedly gang-raped by two youths in Budhana town in Muzaffarnagar, police said on Saturday. According to the complaint lodged here, two youths took away the victim and raped her in a house on April 15. They also threatened her of dire consequences if she disclosed...
  • Three men sentenced to ten years for gangraping a minor 9 years ago 15-04-2014 02:22 PM

    A local court has sentenced three men to ten years of imprisonment for abducting and gangraping a minor girl about nine years ago. Additional district sessions judge Lukmanul Haq yesterday held accused Imran, Saleem and Sanjay guilty of abducting and gangraping the 15-year-old girl in Bilaspur village of the district...
  • Physically challenged girl rape case: Haryana Police's laxity revealed 11-04-2014 04:01 PM

    Chandigarh: It is not just the politicians who are insensitive to gender issues but a DSP in Haryana too has been caught on a hidden camera displaying complete callousness in dealing with the gangrape of a mentally challenged and visually impaired minor girl. The victim is 17, visually impaired and...
  • Delhi gangrape victim's parents condemn Mulayam's remarks 11-04-2014 03:52 PM

    The parents of the Dec 16 rape victim in New Delhi on Friday condemned the outrageous remarks of Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on rapists, and urged people not to elect such a leader as he does not "honour" women. In the remark that raised a storm, Mulayam Singh...
  • Mulayam defends rapists, says boys make mistakes, but can't hang them 10-04-2014 05:36 PM

    Moradabad: In a highly shocking statement on rapists, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav said that "sometimes boys make mistakes." Yadav even went on to add that if his government comes to power, they will try to amend the law. Yadav has invited the wrath of women and others for...
  • 'Shakti Mills gangrape verdict landmark, will act as a deterrent' 04-04-2014 04:42 PM

    Mumbai: Calling it a landmark judgement, prosecution lawyer Ujjwal Nikam said, "this is the first time in the country that a court has given death sentence in a rape case where accused have been charged with repeated offence. Repeat offenders should be dealt with seriously." A Mumbai Sessions Court on...
  • Shakti Mills photojournalist rape: Three convicts get death penalty 04-04-2014 04:32 PM

    Mumbai: A Mumbai Sessions Court has handed death penalty to the three repeat offenders in the Shakti Mills photojournalist gangrape case. The three - Vijay Jadhav (19), Kasim Bengali (21) and Mohammed Salim Ansari (28) - have already been awarded a life term in another gangrape case in which a...
  • Mumbai court to pronounce sentence in photojournalist gangrape case 04-04-2014 07:52 AM

    Mumbai: The sessions court in Mumbai is likely to pronounce the quantum of sentence to the convicts in the Shakti Mills photojournalist gangrape case on Friday. Three men convicted of two gangrapes in Mumbai's Shakti Mills compound last year, have become the first to be convicted under section 376 E...
  • Suryanelli gangrape case: Kerala HC to pronounce verdict today 04-04-2014 07:52 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala High Court will on Friday pronounce its verdict on the Suryanelli gangrape case. The case dates back to 1996 when a 16-year-old girl was abducted and raped in Kerala's Idukki district. According to the prosecution, the girl was raped about 68 times in a period of 40...
  • Shakti Mills gangrape: 3 repeat offenders held guilty under Sec 376 E 03-04-2014 01:36 PM

    Mumbai: Three repeat offenders in the two Shakti Mills gangrape cases have been held guilty under section 376 (E) of the Indian Penal Code which stipulates a maximum punishment of death penalty. The three are convicted of gangraping a photojournalist and a telephone operater at the deserted Shatki Mills compound...
  • Mumbai photojournalist gangrape: Final arguments to begin on Thursday 02-04-2014 01:29 PM

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court adjourned till Thursday the hearing in the Shakti Mills photojournalist gangrape case. The final arguments on the addition of Section 376 E will begin on Thursday. Four men were convicted by the court last week and three of them were also found guilty of gangraping an...
  • Man gangrapes woman for nine months with associates, jailed for 30 years 01-04-2014 11:16 PM

    A man, who repeatedly sexually assaulted a woman by confining her for nine months and gangraped her with his two associates, has been sent to jail for 30 years by a Delhi court. The court held Uttar Pradesh resident Shiva guilty of gangrape, rape, wrongfully confining the 30-year-old, causing hurt...
  • Delhi gangrape: SC extends stay on death sentence of two convicts 31-03-2014 06:55 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday extended till April 7 the stay on the execution of the death sentence of Mukesh and Pawan Gupta, two of the four convicts in the Dec 16, 2012 gangrape, as it sought a copy of the trial court judgment. The death sentence of...
  • 2008 gangrape-cum-abduction case: Absconding former BSP MLA taken into custody 31-03-2014 01:55 PM

    A former BSP MLA, declaredabsconding by a local court in connection with the gangrapeand abduction case of a girl, was taken into custody by localpolice from a hospital in Noida. Former BSP MLA Yogendra Sagar was taken into custodylast night after his counsel informed the court that he wasunder treatment...
  • Photojournalist gangrape: Hearing on sentencing adjourned till April 1 28-03-2014 01:55 PM

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court on Friday adjourned the hearing on the quantum of sentencing in the Shakti Mills photojournalist gangrape case till April 1. The court was hearing the trial of three accused after it had allowed an additional charge of repeat offenders to be added against them after their...
  • Birbhum gangrape: SC asks WB government to pay Rs 5 lakh to survivor 28-03-2014 12:23 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has directed the West Bengal government to give Rs 5 lakh as compensation in addition to the already sanctioned Rs 50,000 to the survivor of the Birbhum gangrape. The court also hit out at the West Bengal government saying it failed to protect the fundamental...
  • Delhi gangrape: Juvenile can't be tried in regular court, SC rules 28-03-2014 11:45 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday ruled that the juvenile convict in the Delhi gangrape case cannot be sent for trial in a regular court. The Supreme Court decision came on a plea filed by the Delhi braveheart's parents seeking that the juvenile convict be treated as an adult....
  • 19-yr-old Nepali girl gang raped in South Delhi 26-03-2014 11:56 PM

    A 19-year-old Nepali girl was allegedly gang raped by four people, three of whom including a juvenile have been apprehended, police said on Wednesday. The incident took place in Vasant Kunj area of South Delhi last evening when one of the accused, who was known to the victim, took her...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Judicial custody for gangrape accused 26-03-2014 01:47 PM

    A local court today sent an accused, involved in Muzaffarnagar riots related gangrape case, to judicial custody till April 7. The Chief Judicial Magistrate Narender Kumar sent Roki to judicial custody till April 7, in connection with six riot cases including a gangrape case. Police on Tuesday arrested Roki from...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: 250 persons pelt stones to protest gangrape accused's arrest, booked 26-03-2014 01:25 PM

    Police on Wednesday registered a case against 250 people for stone pelting and injuring three people during the incident in Muzaffarnagar. Among those who were booked, police named 30 people, including BJP activist Nitin Malik for pelting stones and blocking roads. Three persons were injured on Tuesday when police tried...
  • Mumbai photojournalist gangrape: Sentence to be announced on Wednesday 25-03-2014 04:53 PM

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court adjourned the hearing on the Shakti Mills photojournalist gangrape case till Wednesday. The court will decide quantum of sentencing in the gangrape case. Four men were convicted by the court last week and three of them have also been found guilty of gangraping an 18-year-old telephone...
  • Mumbai photojournalist rape: Hearing on sentencing to continue today 25-03-2014 12:56 PM

    Mumbai: The convicts in the Shakti Mills photojournalist gangrape case have filed a plea in the Bombay High Court seeking to strike down trial court's order allowing an additional charge of 376 e on three of the convicts who were also charged in the gangrape case of a telephone operator....
  • Photojournalist gangrape: Court adds repeat offender charge against 3 24-03-2014 01:56 PM

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court hearing the photojournalist gangrape case on Monday agreed to add Section 376 E of the Indian Penal Code against the three repeat offenders in the case. The prosecutor in the case, Ujjwal Nikam, had moved a plea to apply the section against the three convicts. The...
  • Shakti Mills gangrape case: RR Patil's visit to court causes a stir 24-03-2014 12:39 PM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil's visit to the court hearing the Shakti Mills gangrape case has led to a controversy. The defence on Monday moved an application pleading the court to include his visit in the court record. The prosecution, however, stated that the court is open to everyone...
  • Shakti Mills photojournalist gangrape: Sentence to be pronounced today 24-03-2014 09:55 AM

    Mumbai: A Mumbai court will on Monday decide on the quantum of sentencing in the Shakti Mills photojournalist gangrape case. Four men were convicted by the court last week and three of them have also been found guilty of gangraping an 18-year-old telephone operator at the same Shakti Mills compound....
  • Congolese woman alleges gangrape by salesmen in Delhi 22-03-2014 09:56 AM

    New Delhi: In yet another incident of crime against foreign nationals in the national campital, a Congolese woman has alleged that she was gangraped in South Delhi. The woman has alleged that she was gangraped by two men at her residence in a South Delhi locality. Police have registered a...
  • Mumbai: Convicts get life in Shakti Mills tele-operator gangrape case 21-03-2014 01:04 PM

    Mumbai: Four convicts in the Shakti Mills telecom operator gangrape case were on Friday sentenced to life imprisonment by a Mumbai court. The court, meanwhile, adjourned the hearing on the quantum of punishment to the convicts in the photojournalist gangrape case till March 24. While reading out the sentence of...
  • Shakti Mills gangrape cases: Court to pronounce sentence today 21-03-2014 08:14 AM

    Mumbai: The quantum of punishment to the five convicts in the Shakti Mill gangrape cases will be decided by a Mumbai court on Friday. The court had on Thursday convicted five people including two juveniles finding them guilty on 13 charges Three of the accused were common to both the...
  • Mumbai court convicts all five in two Shakti Mills gangrape cases 20-03-2014 11:31 AM

    Mumbai: All five accused involved in the two Shakti Mills gangrape cases have been convicted by a Mumbai court. The five have been convicted of rape, conspiracy, common intention and unnatural sex. The sentencing of the convicts will be pronounced on Friday. The two cases include the gangrape of a...
  • Mumbai court to give verdict in two Shakti Mills gangrape cases today 20-03-2014 08:23 AM

    Mumbai: It has been seven months since the alleged gangrape of a photo journalist and a telephone operator shamed Mumbai. A court will on Thursday decide on the fate of the five accused in the Shakti Mills gangrape cases. The accused have been charged with rape, conspiracy, common intention and...