RAPE CASE

  • Bengaluru: Female teacher detained for sexually assaulting minor in school Yesterday

    Bengaluru: In yet another horrifying incident, a female teacher has been detained for sexually assaulting a five-year-old in Bengaluru. The detention came after an FIR was filed against the accused teacher by the victim's parents. The child complained about her female teacher, saying she had hit her. Police filed the...
  • Government will punish schools found flouting safety, security norms: Karnataka Minister November 8, 2014

    Karnataka Education Minister Kimmane Ratnakar said that the government will punish all school officials found flouting safety and security regulations. The remarks came days after a Bangalore school, where a 6 year old student was raped, re-opened with extra security measures. Ratnakar said, "After the Vibgyor school incident, we issued...
  • Shimoga: Protestors take to the streets, police impose Section 144 after gangraped victim dies November 3, 2014

    Shimoga (Karnataka): Shops were closed on Monday and tree branches burnt after a 14-year-old girl died under mysterious circumstances on Sunday. The girl was allegedly abducted, drugged and gang-raped by three unidentified youths on 29 October. The victim's parents had lodged a complaint on Saturday after the girl managed to...
  • Bengaluru rape case: Girl's parents fight for greater accountability of school November 2, 2014

    Bengaluru: In the rape case of a 6-year-old girl, Bengaluru Police have decided to file cases against the school for violating safety rules amidst criticism that the government hasn't reacted effectively enough. The parents of the rape victim are also fighting for greater accountability of school. The minor girl's father...
  • Bangalore rape case: School Principal, Management Head arrested on charges of negligence November 1, 2014

    Bangalore: The Principal of the school where a six-year-old was sexually assaulted on Friday has been arrested, along with the Head of the Management on charges of negligence. The two of Cambridge School were arrested under IPC sections 188 (disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant) and 336 (act...
  • Mobile phones, indecent dressing, vulgar advertisements lead to rape cases: UP Police October 30, 2014

    In a bizarre explanation for the rise in rape cases in the state, the Uttar Pradesh Police have now blamed mobile phone culture, bad influence of western culture and indecent dressing sense among women as reasons behind it. ...
  • Bangalore: Angry parents protest as school, where a child was raped, reopens October 27, 2014

    Anxious parents gathered outside the Bangalore school where a three-year-old was allegedly raped, questioning how the school can reopen without a go-ahead. The school has reopened on Monday after Diwali. While classes from the 1st to 5th standard have opened, there is no clarity on when classes 6th and 7th...
  • Bangalore school, where 3-year-old was allegedly raped, reopens partially, confusion prevails over some classes October 27, 2014

    Bangalore: The school in Bangalore, where a 3-year-old student was allegedly raped by an office assistant, has reopened on Monday after Diwali. While classes from the 1st to 5th standard have opened, there is no clarity on when classes 6th and 7th will open. Parents have been told that nursery...
  • Bangalore school rape: One person arrested, classes to resume on Monday October 25, 2014

    Bangalore: The Bangalore Police on Saturday arrested one person in connection with the alleged rape of a three-year-old inside her school premises. The police arrested 45-year-old office assistant M Gundappa, who has been working with the school for the past two years. The police however, said that it did not have...
  • Bangalore minor rape: Are schools safe anymore? October 24, 2014

    It's been three days since a three-year-old girl was allegedly raped in a school in Bangalore. The police has arrested a staff member and have named three others in the case. Parents and activists are angry after it was revealed that the school was running in contravention to norms. ...
  • Complainant withdraws plea against Paraskar's pre-arrest bail October 9, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai-based model who has filed a complaint of rape against former deputy inspector general of police Sunil Paraskar on Thursday withdrew her application seeking cancellation of his pre-arrest bail. "The victim today withdrew the cancellation application that she had filed after her former lawyer was allegedly threatened by a...
  • No urgency to release Asaram on bail on heath grounds: SC September 23, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to grant bail to self-styled godman Asaram on health grounds in Jodhpur rape case as his medical condition was found to be stable. After going through the report prepared by medical college at Jodhpur, the apex court said that there does not seem...
  • Dhaula Kuan rape case: Accused says police tampered with evidence September 22, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday deferred its verdict in the 2010 Dhaula Kuan abduction and gang rape case after one of the accused alleged that police tampered with the evidence to implicate him. Defence counsel Amit Shrivastava, appearing for accused Usman alias Kale, filed a written argument alleging that...
  • WB: Court sentences 5 convicts in Madhyamgram gangrape case for 20 years September 19, 2014

    Kolkata: A Barasat court in West Bengal on Friday sentenced five convicts in Madhyamgram gangrape case for 20 years. The girl from Bihar was gangraped twice in October last year and was set on fire. The victim's family alleged that girl was murdered for lodging police complaint. ...
  • Nithyananda undergoes potency test September 8, 2014

    Bangalore: Controversial selfproclaimed godman Nithyananda underwent a potency test on Monday in a 2010 rape case, days after the Supreme Court dismissed his plea challenging the Karnataka High Court's order directing him to face the test. Nithyananda was subjected to the potency test at the Institute of NephroUrology...
  • Kannada actress rape case: Will treat Karthik Gowda as an absconder, says police September 4, 2014

    Bangalore: Karthik Gowda, the son of Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda, may be in for more trouble after he failed to appear for questioning in the actress rape case on Thursday. The Bangalore Police Commissioner, MN Reddy, has now said that they will treat Karthik as an absconder. "We gave Karthik Gowda...
  • Model assault case: 'Paraskar should have been suspended earlier' August 27, 2014

    Julio Rebeiro, the former Mumbai Police Commissioner, has said that the model assault case, in which DIG Sunil Paraskar is an accused, is a big blot on the Mumbai Police. ...
  • Bangalore schools in a dilemma over security guidelines, say they can't afford to implement them August 27, 2014

    Bangalore: Two months after a minor girl was raped in school premises in Bangalore, schools in the city are racing against time to implement security guidelines issued by the police. However, several schools say they won't be able to comply with the guidelines as they don't have the funds. The Iyer...
  • Model rape case: Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar suspended August 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Deputy Inspector General of Mumbai Police Sunil Paraskar was suspended on Wednesday after Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Wednesday signed his suspension papers. Paraskar has been accused of rape and molestation by a city model. Earlier in the day, the state Home Department had proposed his suspension. "The proposal to...
  • Model rape case: Maharashtra Home Ministry recommends suspension for accused Mumbai DIG August 26, 2014

    Mumbai: In trouble for DIG Sunil Paraskar accused of raping a model, the Maharashtra Home Department has proposed his suspension. "The proposal to suspend Paraskar has been sent to Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan," a Home Ministry official said. A court had recently granted him prearrest bail, observing the complainant's behaviour and her...
  • Bangalore school rape case: Parents continue living in anxiety for the safety of their children August 25, 2014

    Bangalore: Almost two months after the rape of a sixyear old schoolgirl, parents in the Bangalore are yet to shed the uneasiness they feel in sending their children to schools. "I never thought I would follow up a rape case in a school where my daughter goes", said an anxious...
  • Man arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl August 10, 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 1213...
  • Badaun gangrape accused clear forensic tests, final report awited August 6, 2014

    New Delhi: In the latest development in the Badaun gangrape case, the accused are found true in stating that they were not involved in the gangrape they were arrested for in May. The development came after the initial conclusion of three crucial forensic tests carried out on the five accused...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle August 5, 2014

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  • Are laws against sexual assault being misused? August 5, 2014

    In a dramatic twist in the rape case against Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar, the CCTV footage of a meeting between the model and her former lawyer Rizwan Siddiqui accessed by CNNIBN suggested that the model wanted to tarnish the DIG's image and gain publicity to enter a reality television show....
  • Mumbai: CCTV footage reveals model wanted to tarnish DIG Paraskar's image August 5, 2014

    Mumbai: In a dramatic twist in the rape case against Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar, the CCTV footage of a meeting between the model and her former lawyer Rizwan Siddiqui accessed by CNNIBN suggested that the model wanted to tarnish the DIG's image and gain publicity to enter a reality television...
  • Model claims she was offered money to hush up rape case against Mumbai DIG August 5, 2014

    Mumbai: In another twist in the rape case filed against Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar, the complainant who is a model, has now told CNNIBN that she was offered money to hush up the case against Paraskar. She has also claimed that her former lawyer Rizwan Siddiqui has tampered with the...
  • Model accusing Mumbai DIG of rape wanted publicity for a TV show, says her former lawyer August 5, 2014

    Mumbai: The case of rape and molestation against Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar got murkier after shocking claims made by the model's former lawyer. The Mumbai Police has recorded the statement of the complainant's former lawyer Rizwan Siddiqui. The lawyer claims she had never alleged rape to him. Siddiqui has submitted...
  • Let courts try rape case, don't defame anyone in media trial: Aditya Thackeray August 3, 2014

    Mumbai: With Shiv Sena facing criticism for an editorial on in its mouthpiece Saamna, party's youth wing 'Yuva Sena' leader Aaditya Thackeray on Saturday said rape cases should be tried carefully in courts and not in the media. His comments came after the Shiv Sena came out in support of senior...
  • Rape case: Model threatened to expose DIG Paraskar; Poonam Pandey's name mentioned in emails August 2, 2014

    Mumbai: A month before filing the complaint against Mumbai DIG Sunil Paraskar for alleged rape and molestation, the model had threatened to expose him. In email exchanges between Paraskar and the model, acccessed by CNNIBN, she has also mentioned the name of Bollywood actress Poonam Pandey and has alleged that...