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India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Monday August 25, 2014
The Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI will not file a chargesheet just yet against the five men accused of gang-raping and murdering two teen cousins in Badaun, Uttar Pradesh three months ago. This means that their appeal for bail will not be op...
India | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Tasim Zahid | Sunday August 24, 2014
The families of the Badaun cousins- who were found hanging from a mango tree- have said that they will hang themselves from the same tree if "justice is not done in the case."
India | Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Thursday August 21, 2014
Forensic tests have ruled out sexual assault in the infamous Badaun rape and murder case, in which two teenage girls were allegedly raped and then hanged from a mango tree in a village of Uttar Pradesh this May.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Two months after it began investigating the murders of teen cousins in Uttar Pradesh, the CBI says it has no evidence that the girls, aged 14 and 16, were raped before they were killed.
India | Sunetra Choudhury | Wednesday August 6, 2014
The five men accused of raping and murdering two teen girls in Badaun in Uttar Pradesh have passed lie detector tests, said sources in the Central Bureau of Investigation, which is handling the case.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday July 24, 2014
A young girl's body has been found hanging from a tree in Bengal. Residents of her village have allegedly beaten to death a man they suspected of assaulting her. His house was also set on fire, said sources.
India | Tanima Biswas | Tuesday July 22, 2014
Young Lakshmi is filled with fear every time she has to step out of home and go the fields 200 metres away to relieve herself in the night. The 19-year-old lives in a small Uttar Pradesh village in Badaun district only a few houses away from where tw...
India | Written by Tanima Biswas | Monday July 21, 2014
Over two months after the incident, Lakshmi, a resident of Badaun, is forced to walk to the nearest field once dusk sets, to relieve herself.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday July 21, 2014
After failing to exhume the bodies of Badaun rape victims for a fresh autopsy, the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI has now decided to send their personal belongings and vaginal swabs for DNA analysis at a laboratory in Hyderabad.
India | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Mala Das | Sunday July 20, 2014
The CBI's efforts to exhume the bodies of the Badaun cousins were today halted after their graves were submerged by rising water levels caused by the rains.
India | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday July 20, 2014
The CBI will today resume exhuming the bodies of two teenagers who were allegedly gang-raped before being hanged alive in Badaun district of Uttar Pradesh.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 19, 2014
With the level of the Ganga river rising, the CBI has begun exhuming the bodies of the two teenagers who were allegedly gang-raped and found hanging from a tree in the Badaun district of Uttar Pradesh in May this year. The agency wants to conduct fre...
India | Reported by Sunetra Choudhury | Tuesday July 15, 2014
The CBI is investigating alleged inconsistencies in the statements of the families of the two young girls who were found hanging in a small village in Badaun district of Uttar Pradesh in May this year.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas (with inputs from PTI) | Tuesday July 8, 2014
The Central Bureau of Investigation has decided to exhume the bodies of two young girls who were found hanging from a tree in a small village in Badaun, Uttar Pradesh, in May this year.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 5, 2014
A 25-year-old woman was allegedly gangraped and injured by three persons in Bisauli area, police said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday June 27, 2014
CBI on Thursday completed lie-detector tests on all the five accused in the Badaun double rape and murder case and said it has recorded some "deviations" in their statements.
India | Reported by Tanima Biswas; Edited by Swati Gupta | Tuesday June 24, 2014
For two fathers whose teen daughters were raped before being hanged alive in Uttar Pradesh, a lie detector test will be administered today to double-check their version of events.
India | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday June 23, 2014
For two families whose teen daughters were raped before being hanged alive, more challenges lie in store than coping with their over-whelming grief.
India | Agencies | Friday June 20, 2014
Indian law enforcement and justice authorities have shirked their responsibility to fight sex attacks, a UN child rights watchdog said on Thursday, amid uproar over the horrific gang-rape and lynching of two girls in Uttar Pradesh.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday June 16, 2014
On a day two Uttar Pradesh policemen were killed while chasing suspected robbers, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh expressed concern over the situation in the state.