Tag Archives: Rape

  • Unnao victim dies in hospital after being set ablaze

    A 23-year-old rape victim set on fire by a gang of men, which included her alleged rapists, has died in a New Delhi hospital, prompting protests from opposition leaders who blamed the ruling party. ...

  • Indian police kill rape-murder suspects, sparking celebrations

    Indian police on Friday shot dead four gang-rape and murder suspects, prompting celebrations but also accusations that they were extrajudicial executions. The men were shot in the early hours during a re-enactment of the crime. ...

  • Indians demand justice after woman gang raped and killed

    Hundreds of people gathered in New Delhi, Ahmedabad, Mumbai and other Indian cities on Monday to demand justice in the case of a veterinarian who was gang-raped and killed last week. ...

  • Police arrest 18 in Chennai for raping 12-year-old girl over months

    Eighteen men appeared in court in Chennai on Tuesday on charges of repeatedly raping a 12-year girl over a seven-month period. ...

  • Police arrest 14 after teen raped, burned to death in India

    Police arrested 14 men on Saturday after a teenager was raped and burned alive at her home in eastern India, in the latest case of sexual violence in the country. ...

  • Dera chief Ram Rahim gets 20 years in jail for rape

    An Indian court on Monday sentenced a controversial spiritual leader to a total of 20 years in prison for raping two of his devotees, days after his followers went on a rampage that left 38 ...

  • India’s top court upholds 2012 gang rape death sentences

    India's top court on Friday upheld the death sentences of four men convicted for the fatal 2012 gang rape of a Delhi student, an attack that triggered global outrage. ...

  • Dharamshala ‘gang-rape’ complaint a rumour says police

    An alleged incident of gangrape that triggered student protests in the picturesque Himachal Pradesh town was a rumour circulated via social media, police said on Thursday. ...

  • Police registers FIR against alleged rape case in Dharamshala

    Special Investigation Team (SIT) was formed and an FIR registered today in connection with alleged rape case in a Degree College in Dharamshala by the Himachal Pradesh police. ...

  • India bans broadcast of gang-rapist documentary

    India has banned the broadcast of a controversial documentary in which one of the men who gang-raped and murdered a student is shown blaming the victim -- a move the film's maker called "arbitrary censorship". ...