Rape Murder

  • WB: Damayanti Sen to investigate Madhyamgram rape and murder case January 20, 2014

    Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court entrusted West Bengal DIG CID Damayanti Sen with the task of investigating the entire episode of the Madhyamgram gangrape and alleged murder case. Sen has to choose her own team for this purpose and has to submit the report directly to the court and it will...
  • J&K: Police arrest main accused in rape and murder case of a minor girl July 16, 2013

    Doda: Police have arrested a 32-year-old man for the alleged rape and murder of a 10-year-old girl in Doda in Jammu and Kashmir. Police said that the arrested person, identified as Tirath Singh, had allegedly kidnapped the girl on July 3. Police added that the accused had gone missing after...
  • Bhandara rape case: Maharashtra police forms probe teams March 5, 2013

    New Delhi: The Maharashtra Police has formed teams to pursue different lines of investigation and track the rapists and murderers of three minor sisters in Bhandara, government told the Lok Sabha on Tuesday. In a statement in the House, Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde said he was "deeply shocked at...
  • Bhandara rape: Govt turns down Oppn's demand for a CBI probe March 1, 2013

    New Delhi: The government on Friday turned down Opposition's demand in Rajya Sabha for a CBI probe into rape and murder of three Dalit minor girls, all below 11 years, in Maharashtra's Bhandara district, saying Centre does not intervene in state affairs. "This is a very serious issue and concerns...
  • Bhandara rape-murder case: NHRC to submit report to CM March 1, 2013

    Nagpur: A fact-finding team of National Human Rights Commission, led by commission member Nirmala Sawant-Prabhawalkar, on Thursday visited Murwadi village in Lakhani taluka where three minor sisters were found to have been killed after sexual abuse in February, 2013. The girls were aged 6, 9 and 11 years respectively. They went...
  • Bhandara rape: 2 weeks on, police struggle to make headway February 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Nearly two weeks since the horrific rape and murder of three sisters in Maharashtra's Bhandara, no one has been arrested yet. The police remain clueless about where and how the murder took place. What shocked the country a fortnight ago has now turned into a baffling jigsaw puzzle. Culprits behind...
  • Triple rape-murder case is complicated: Bhandara SP February 21, 2013

    New Delhi: The police have termed the rape and murder case of three minor sisters in Bhandara in Maharashtra as very unfortunate. Speaking to IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai, Bhandara Superintendent of Police Arti Singh said that though the case is very complicated, the police have managed to get some leads. According...
  • Police admit to lapses in Bhandara rape-murder case February 21, 2013

    Mumbai: There has been very little headway in the rape and murder case of three minor girls in Bhandara in Maharashtra although it has been a week since the body of the sisters were discovered. On Thursday, the police also admitted that there had been no concrete leads. They even...
  • Bhandara rape-murder case: Ground report February 21, 2013

    Three minor siblings were raped, murdered and their bodies dumped in a well on February 14 but till now no arrests and neither have massive demonstrations taken place for justice. ...
  • Bhandara rape: No nationwide outrage, culprits yet to be arrested February 21, 2013

    Bhandara: Even as thousands of Indians came out on the streets demanding tough anti-rape laws a few weeks ago following the brutal gangrape of a paramedical student in Delhi, a similar horrific case in Maharashtra's Bhandara district has almost gone unnoticed. Three minor siblings were raped, murdered and their bodies...
  • 2004 Manipur rape-murder: No action against armed forces yet January 15, 2013

    Imphal: The 2004 rape and murder of Manorama in Manipur had shocked the nation and put the spotlight on the abuse of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act. In July 2004, a group of 12 women disrobed in front of the Kangla Fort in Imphal held up banners that said...
  • Mayawati calls for President rule in UP January 7, 2013

    Lucknow: Bahujan Samaj Party chief and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati has called for President rule in the state following the alleged rape and murder of a woman professional in Noida. "Crime is on the rise in UP. Murder, communal riots, rapes. The latest case being a Dalit girl's...
  • Noida alleged rape-murder case: Police under fire over inaction January 7, 2013

    In the alleged rape and murder case of a 21-year-old girl, police have once again come under fire over inaction. Five policemen were suspended after the girl's family alleged that the Noida Police did not register a complaint when they approached it after their daughter went missing. The family feels...
  • Noida alleged rape case: Police arrest 2 suspects January 6, 2013

    Noida: The Noida police on Sunday arrested two suspects in connection with the Noida alleged rape-murder case. One suspect is said to be absconding, however. Meanwhile, earlier, the police suspended five constables for dereliction of duty after the girl's family complained that they refused to register a missing complaint when...