Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022

Rape Case

Benjamin Mendy Rape Case: Manchester City Footballer Granted Bail By Court

Jan 08, 2022 Associated Press (AP)

Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy was in custody for 134 days. He is accused of seven counts of rape relating to four women and one count of sexual assault.

Yasir Shah’s Name In Rape FIR ‘Not Good’ For Pakistan Cricket: PCB Chairman Ramiz Raja

Dec 22, 2021 PTI

Pakistan cricketer Yasir Shah was named in an FIR a couple of days back for aiding his friend Farhan in kidnapping a minor girl, raping her and making compromising videos. Both Yasir and his friend are absconding since then.

Pakistan Cricketer Yasir Shah Reported In FIR For Aiding Rape Of Minor Girl In Lahore

The girl complained to the police that Yasir's friend Farhan kidnapped her at gunpoint, raped her and made videos. She also claimed Yasir helped Farhan and asked her to keep quiet about the whole issue.

Appellate judges raise doubts about Weinstein's conviction

Dec 16, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Members of a five-judge panel in the state's intermediate appeals court appeared incensed with Judge James Burke's decision to allow the witnesses and for another ruling that cleared the way for prosecutors to confront Weinstein with evidence about other misbehaviour if he had testified.

Rape Complaint Against BJP MLA Pratap Bheel In Rajasthan; Second Instance In 10 Months

Pratap Bheel has been accused of rape by a woman from Udaipur, following which the police has registered a case.

06 November, 2021

3 UP Men Booked For Attempting To Rape A Woman In Village

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As per the complaint lodged by the victim’s family, the three men took the woman to a nearby field where they attempted to rape her.

26 October, 2021

Madhya Pradesh: Ujjain MLA's Son Arrested In Rape Case, Was Absconding For 6 Months

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Karan Morwal, the son of Congress MLA from Ujjain, Murli Morwal has been arrested by the Madhya Pradesh Police in connection to a rape case.He was absconding for over six months.

08 October, 2021

Tamil Nadu Police Seeks Custody Of Rape Accused IAF Officer

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The accused IAF Flight Lieutenant had allegedly raped his female colleague officer.

08 October, 2021

Cristiano Ronaldo Rape Case: Court Says Lawsuit in Las Vegas Should Be Dismissed

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Kathryn Mayorga met Ronaldo at a nightclub in Las Vegas in 2009 and claimed the Portuguese had assaulted her in his hotel suite, as per the lawsuit.

05 October, 2021

No Two-Finger Test Of Female Officer Conducted In Alleged Coimbatore Rape Case: Air Chief Marshal

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Air Chief Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari said disciplinary action will be taken against those found guilty in alleged rape of a female air force officer in Coimbatore.

30 September, 2021

Police Rearrest Rape Accused For Harassing Victim In Uttar Pradesh

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Harpal Singh, 50, had been in prison for the last five years on charges of raping the woman, aged 16 at the time of the incident.


15 September, 2021

Delhi Remains Most Unsafe City For Women As India Reports 77 Rape Cases A Day In 2020: NCRB

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Of the total cases of crimes against women in 2020, there were 28,046 incidents of rape. Out of these, 40 percent took place in Delhi, latest NCRB data showed.

12 September, 2021

Haunted By Sakinaka Rape Case, Maharashtra Police Chief Urges His Men To Step Up Vigil

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The Maharashtra DGP Sanjay Pandey’s statement came following a meeting with National Commission of Women team.

31 August, 2021

Gurgaon: 13-Year-Old Dalit Girl Raped, Killed; Landlord's Relative Held

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The police said that landlady's brother Praveen Verma has been arrested on the complaint of the girl's father who made a PCR call when the accused allegedly tried to force the family to cremate the body.

25 August, 2021

24-Year-Old Woman Who Set Herself On Fire Outside SC Dies

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The woman had allegedly been raped by Bahujan Samaj Party MP Atul Rai in 2019, police said. The reason for her and another man's self-immolation remains unclear.

04 August, 2021

'With Them On Path To Justice': Rahul Gandhi Meets Family Of Minor Girl Raped And Murdered In Delhi

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The incident has created uproar with political leaders and activists demanding stern action against the accused.

03 August, 2021

Delhi CM Criticizes Rape, Murder Of 9-Year-Old Girl, Urges For Culprits' Capital Punishment

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'Going to meet the victim's family tomorrow, will do everything possible to help the family in this fight for justice,' Kejriwal tweeted.


16 July, 2021

Girl Abducted And Raped For Five Days In Uttar Pradesh's Amethi

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The girl's family reported that she was abducted on July 9 after she stepped outside to fill water from a hand pump near her house.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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