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Telangana Man Arrested For Raping And Impregnating His 13-Year-Old Niece

A man from Telangana's Mahbubabad district has allegedly raped and impregnated his 13-year-old niece. Hailing from the same village, the 35-year-old accused was assaulting the girl for the last six months. Her five-month pregnancy came to light after her family members checked her at a local government hospital. The accused has been filed under section 376 of the IPC and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.

Fri, 27 Nov 2020 - 02:22 PM / by Sakshi Amrutkar

Tags: Telangana, rape

Courtesy: Times Now

Premier League

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Premier League Player Held For Alleged Rape; Released Later

One of the star players of the UK's Premier League football has been apprehended on suspicion of rape and false imprisonment. The player, whose name was not disclosed due to legal reasons, was released soon after his arrest. Police said that the accused was released "under investigation pending further enquiries". Reportedly, the player was also fined for not adhering to COVID-19 precautionary protocols. 

Sat, 14 Nov 2020 - 02:20 PM / by Rashi Jain

Tags: Suspect, rape, Warrants, investigation

Courtesy: WION News

 Mullappally Ramachandran

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Woman With Self-respect Will Die After Being Raped: Kerala Congress Chief

Kerala Congress president Mullappally Ramachandran on November 1 made a misogynistic comment that "any women with self-respect will either die or prevent being raped again". The contentious remarks came as a reply to a woman who recently alleged a Congress leader of rape. However, he later apologized for his remarks. Calling it "completely wrong", state minister KK Shailaja replied that the comment "speaks of a person with a dangerous mind… read-more

Sun, 01 Nov 2020 - 06:58 PM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: Congress Party, Kerala, Mullappally Ramachandran, rape

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Street from Dimapur Nagaland

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Nagaland: People Unite To Build 'Rape-free' India; Give Free Lifts At Night

In a campaign to make India rape-free, Residents in Nagaland’s Dimapur are giving free lifts to people who need transportation at night. The idea, which started as a Facebook post by Aneiba Thou, has now turned into a full-fledged campaign as more people have decide to help others. Earlier, Thou had posted he would help anyone "facing problems in transportation at… read-more

Sat, 17 Oct 2020 - 12:25 PM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: Nagaland, crime against women, Dimapur, rape, Women Safety

Courtesy: The Print

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Home Ministry's Advisory Makes FIR Compulsory In Crime Against Women

The Home Ministry has directed the states and Union Territories for compulsory registration of FIRs and immediate police action in "crime against women". It instructed to complete the investigation process in two months and warned of stringent actions in case of failure. It also asked states to monitor the cases on Investigation Tracking System for Sexual Offences (ITSSO) for follow-ups. The ministry recommended SOPs, issued by Bureau of… read-more

Sat, 10 Oct 2020 - 05:25 PM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: rape, crime against women, MHA, Hathras, UP Police, FIR, investigation

Courtesy: Tribune India

ADGP Prashant Kumar

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Forensic Report Rules Out Rape in Hathras Death: ADGP

Uttar Pradesh Law and Order ADGP, Prashant Kumar, has stated that forensic reports suggest the victim of Hathras case was not sexually assaulted. Citing the report, he added that the sample had no sperm and hence the cause of death was not rape. He also mentioned that the facts were misrepresented to create 'caste violence' and 'disturb social harmony' in the state. However, the family members have demanded a CBI probe in the matter.

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 - 04:53 PM / by Mahadevan K V

Tags: Hathras, UP, Forensic, rape

Courtesy: Deccan Herald

Vikram aka Kalu Domar

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Murderer Arrested; Allegedly Killing a 6-year-old in Rajkot

A 40-year-old accused was arrested from Gujarat's Karena village on September 19, after he murdered a 6-year-old in August for resisting rape. The Police informed that the criminal identified as Vikram was sentenced to jail for life in 2002, but escaped in 2012. The accused's image was circulated all over the WhatsApp. He had also raped a five-year-old girl in 2015, and allegedly tried to kill her.

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 09:32 AM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: murder, rape, Minor, Rajkot

Courtesy: Times Now

Harvey Weinstein

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Queen Elizabeth Takes Away British Honorary Award from Harvey Weinstein

Queen Elizabeth removed film producer Harvey Weinstein from CBE (Commander of Most Excellent Order of British Empire) roll of honour. Weinstein had received the honorary award in 2004. The announcement came after the 68-year-old producer was convicted of raping a film actress and a production assistant in February. Currently, he is serving a 23-year-jail term in New York. 

Fri, 18 Sep 2020 - 08:01 PM / by Mahadevan K V

Tags: Harvey Weinstein, Queen Elizabeth, CBE, rape

Courtesy: Deccan Herald

Kerala: COVID-19 Positive Teenager Allegedly Raped By Ambulance Driver

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Kerala: Ambulance Driver Rapes COVID Positive Teenager

On September 5, a 19-year-old girl was allegedly raped by an ambulance driver in Kerala's Pathanamthitta District. The victim was COVID positive and was on her way to hospital. Reportedly, the accused Noufal took her to a secluded place and sexually assaulted her. Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja ordered to dismiss the driver and ensured that actions will be taken against the accused.

Sun, 06 Sep 2020 - 03:20 PM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: Kerala, rape, Teenager, Covid-19

Courtesy: ANI News

A man arrested for rape attempt on minor girl in Noida.

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UP: Man Attempts to Rape Minor Girl in Noida; Arrested

UP Police on August 27 arrested a 42-year-old man, who allegedly tried to rape a minor girl in Noida. The 7-year-old victim's family complained to police following the incident, which , reportedly, occurred on August 26. According to the police, the accused has been booked under the section of IPC and the POCSO Act. "The accused and the victim are neighbours," the police informed further.

 

Fri, 28 Aug 2020 - 03:19 PM / by Anjali Bharti

Tags: Uttar Pradesh, Crime, arrested, rape

Courtesy: India Today