World | Associated Press | Tuesday January 21, 2014
After a 13-year-old boy reported in 1979 that a priest raped and threatened him at gunpoint to keep quiet, the Archdiocese of Chicago assured the boy's parents that, although the cleric avoided prosecution, he would receive treatment and have no furt...
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday November 30, 2013
A Spanish court on Friday ordered the immediate release of a man who raped and killed three children, cutting his prison time by 10 years in line with a European human rights ruling.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 28, 2013
A 50-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping his daughter for nearly 11 years and fathering a child with her, police said today.
World | Munizae Jehangir | Thursday October 3, 2013
Recently, there have been protests over the rape of a five-year-old in Lahore. The girl was found at a hospital in Lahore in a critical condition. Doctors confirmed that she was savagely raped, several times and as a result her internal organs are se...
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 23, 2013
A French mother who allegedly held down her four-year-old son while he was raped by his step-father in a prison visiting room went on trial in Strasbourg on Monday.
India | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Nadim Asrar | Wednesday September 18, 2013
A minister in Rajasthan's Congress government has been accused of rape by a 27-year-old woman who says she fears for her life, has been threatened and even offered money to take back her allegations.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday July 19, 2013
In yet another shocking incident of child rape in Kerala, police in Kannur have arrested five persons, including the parents of a teenager, who was raped by her father and others since she was 11-years-old.
India | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday July 16, 2013
Raped and brutalised, but too young to get her attacker behind bars - that is the story of a child who has been denied justice for nine long years. The 45-year-old accused was caught and identified by the child in court. But he was let off, all becau...
Cities | Edited by Mala Das | Friday July 12, 2013
An 18-month-old girl was allegedly raped by a 30-year-old man in Bulandshahr district of Uttar Pradesh. The incident is the latest in a string of horrific rape cases that have been reported in the state in the last couple of days.
Cities | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday July 11, 2013
The child, who went missing from her home on Monday morning, was found dead in the Gomti Nagar area in the city. A post-mortem report has revealed that she had eight stab wounds on her body.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 6, 2013
A Delhi court today fixed July 11 for giving its order on whether to frame charges against two persons, arrested for allegedly raping a five-year-old child in a rented accommodation in New Delhi.
World | Associated Press | Saturday July 6, 2013
The case of a pregnant 11-year old girl who was raped in Chile by her mother's partner has set off a national debate about abortion in one of the most socially-conservative countries in Latin America.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Wednesday June 26, 2013
A 10-year-old child died in the hospital on Tuesday evening, some 10 days after being raped multiple times by four teenagers.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 25, 2013
Delhi Police has filed a chargesheet in a city court against two men for brutally raping a five-year-old girl two months ago, under stringent provisions of newly enacted law for protection of children which entails maximum punishment of life imprison...
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday June 16, 2013
An 11-year-old New Zealand boy was reported Saturday to have fathered a child with the 36-year-old mother of a school friend, raising questions on why women cannot be charged with rape in the country.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday May 10, 2013
The five-year-old girl, who was abducted, brutalised and raped allegedly by two men in east Delhi, was discharged from hospital after 23 days of treatment.
Cities | Sanjay Ramakant Tiwari | Friday May 3, 2013
Just days after a four-year-old died at a hospital in Nagpur where she was air-lifted after being raped in Madhya Pradesh, a nine-year-old from the same state is battling for her life after being gang-raped.
Cities | Edited by Janaki Fernandes | Friday May 3, 2013
A nine-year-old girl is in critical condition in a hospital in Nagpur after being raped in Madhya Pradesh. This is the same hospital where a four-year-old, who had been raped in Madhya Pradesh, died late last month after remaining in a coma for o...
India | Reported by Syed Imtiaz Jaleel and Siddharth Ranjan Das; Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Tuesday April 30, 2013
The four-year-old child -- who died yesterday at a Nagpur hospital from rape injuries -- was today buried in her village in Seoni, Madhya Pradesh, where had been assaulted on April 17.
India | Edited by Janaki Fernandes (with inputs from agencies) | Tuesday April 30, 2013
The body of the four-year-old who died in a Nagpur hospital nine days after she was brought there in an air ambulance is being taken back to her village in Madhya Pradesh. The child had been kidnapped and raped near her house on April 17; her pare...