Friday, 12 August, 2022

Topic: gangrape

16-year-old ‘gang-raped’ in car by neighbours, three men arrested

Police say the accused — aged 23, 25 and 35 — offered the girl a ‘joy ride’ and took her from Vasant Vihar to Mahipalpur and then to an isolated location in Gurgaon.

CBI files charge-sheet in Hanskhali gang rape case in West Bengal

CBI had registered a case in April against 4 accused and others who allegedly raped the girl during a birthday party at the house of a TMC panchayat official's son in Hanskhali.

Police want to try Hyderabad gangrape minors as adults for maximum punishment

Five of the six arrested in the crime are minors but above 16, cops will ask the juvenile board to recommend trial as adults.

As fisherwoman’s ‘rape’ & murder stoke tension, TN cops to register details of migrant workers

In oral advisory, Tamil Nadu DGP orders police stations to collect details of various categories of outstation workers, including those who work in restaurants & factory workers.

SC panel recommends murder charges for cops who ‘encountered’ 4 gangrape accused in Hyderabad

The top court committee was tasked to probe the circumstances that led to the deaths of the men accused in the 2019 gangrape and murder of 27-year-old veterinarian.

India amended rape laws — forgot about police attitude, delayed action, humiliation in court

The 2012 Delhi gang rape case led to sweeping reforms in India's rape laws. About a decade later, victims' families say the justice system still makes them feel like they are on trial.

Bengaluru Police arrest four swimmers for alleged gangrape of Bengal woman

The survivor – a nurse at a private hospital in Bengaluru – met one of the accused on a dating app.

Gangraped in teens, visiting courts as grandmothers: 1992 Ajmer horror is an open wound

Ajmer: A gangrape survivor’s anger tore through the old, yellowing POCSO courtroom in Rajasthan’s Ajmer last December. “Why are you still calling me to...

‘Filmed, watched from terrace’: How Delhi locality let ‘gang rape’ victim be paraded, didn’t help

Victim was abducted, 'gangraped', assaulted, tonsured, had shoes flung around her neck and her face tarred, then paraded. The Shahdara neighbours jeered and hooted.

Don’t diss ‘politicisation’ of Dalit girl’s gang rape. Politics prime instrument of justice

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The new Hyundai Tucson. | Photo Credit: Special Arrangement

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Chinese research vessel Yuan Wang 5 has ‘slowed down’ but still en route Sri Lankan port

Yuan Wang 5 is currently 599 nautical miles away from Hambantota, having been at sea for 35 hours since departing the Chinese port of Taicang, according to latest data.

In Kashmir 3 years on, 3 positive changes, 3 things that should’ve happened & 3 that got worse

Kashmir as a crisis has fallen off our headlines and from the top of our collective minds. Which is precisely the most important change for the better.