Tuesday, 25 January, 2022

Topic: rape

CJI Bobde asking rape-accused if he’d marry victim can reverse significant strides

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UP villagers clash with police after body of 16-year-old Dalit girl found in field

The girl had gone to collect fodder for cattle Sunday afternoon but did not return. Her body was found in a field when her family started looking for her, said police.

5 youths allegedly drug, rape 17-year-old girl in Haryana’s Kurukshetra

Among the three arrested, two are 18 years old while the third one is a juvenile, who was sent to an observation home.

2 men arrested for allegedly raping 16-year-old Dalit girl in Uttar Pradesh’s Mahoba

The incident took place Friday night when the minor was standing outside her house. The girl has been sent for a medical examination.

20-year-old woman ‘forced to drink liquor, gang-raped’ by 4 in Madhya Pradesh’s Shahdol

The four were booked Sunday, and police are verifying if one of them is the functionary of a political party, the Shahdol Additional SP said.

7-year-old found dead in UP’s Baghpat, family alleges she was murdered after being raped

The police has denied the claim made by the family. Additional Superintendent of Police Manish Mishra says the post-mortem report does not confirm rape.

She will find you — ‘Rape-revenge’ films are changing, dads aren’t the focus anymore

More and more stories are being brought to screen focusing on what a rape survivor needs — rather than who her father wants to punch.

Rajasthan BJP MLA booked for allegedly raping woman on pretext of marriage

The FIR against Gogunda MLA Pratap Lal Bheelwas was registered at Sukher Police Station Thursday.

3 arrested for alleged rape, murder of 18-year-old Dalit woman in UP’s Mahoba

The victim, who was in class 12, left home to buy vegetables Saturday afternoon but did not return and was later found hanging from a tree by her family.

13-year-old girl allegedly abducted twice, raped by 9 men multiple times, says MP Police

Police arrested 7 accused after the girl's parents filed a missing person's report. The search for the other two is underway.

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‘Mystery’ brochure on 1971 War crops Indira Gandhi, Jagjivan Ram from images, courts controversy

Both images show the then service chiefs, but the former PM and defence minister is removed from them.

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.