India | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday September 2, 2014
Right to life, dignity, or justice means little when one lives on the pavement. And this was brought home yet again to this family in suburban Borivali, who lost their little daughter to a sexual predator two days ago.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday November 5, 2013
A 17-year-old from Uttar Pradesh has allegedly been raped and killed on the outskirts of Mumbai by her father and his friend. Both men have been arrested.
India | Siddharth Ranjan Das | Saturday June 22, 2013
A man was arrested in Dewas, Madhya Pradesh, on Thursday for allegedly raping his minor daughter for over a year.
India | Sandeep Phukan | Sunday April 21, 2013
As political journalist, one cliche that we often use: a week is a long time in politics. But this week sadly reminds us that it is true of horrific crimes as well. As Delhi prays and expresses outrage for the five-year-old, I am reminded of a story ...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday April 19, 2013
The father of a five-year-old girl who was held captive and raped allegedly by her neighbour in the national capital, has alleged that the police had offered him Rs 2,000 "to keep quiet", and advised him to "thank god that your daughter is alive".
India | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Monday April 15, 2013
A 14-year-old mentally challenged rape survivor and her father from Bihar spent Sunday outside the venue of Janata Dal (United)'s national executive meeting in Delhi, hoping their demand for justice would be heard.
India | Siddharth Ranjan Das | Friday April 5, 2013
In a small village in Chhattisgarh, a father put his daughter to bed like he did every other night - in the room next to his, with her two other siblings, a brother and sister.
India | (As told to Janaki Fernandes) | Thursday February 7, 2013
His seven-year-old daughter was raped in a toilet in her school in Goa on January 14. Three weeks later, her father says he will go on a hunger strike because the man who entered the school and assaulted his daughter has yet to be traced. The headmis...
India | Written by A Vaidyanathan | Monday January 28, 2013
The Supreme Court today commuted the death sentence to life imprisonment of a man who was accused of raping his minor daughter and killing both his wife and the girl.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Friday December 21, 2012
On November 25, a brave 19-year-old girl caught her neighbour in the act of raping his three-year-old daughter, and rescued the child. Since then, the only family known to Asha (name changed to protect privacy) as she inches towards a recovery, are d...
South | Reported by Radhika Iyer, Sneha Mary Koshy; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday November 28, 2012
In a small room of a cemented building with faded white paint on the outside, a 13-year-old girl, separated from her family for the first time, says she has no wish to see her mother. For two years, she was raped in her own home - allegedly by two un...
Cities | Press Trust Of India | Tuesday September 11, 2012
A 17-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her father at knife point for over two years at her residence in Antop Hill of central Mumbai, police said today. The accused identified as I A Khan (45), a second hand car salesman and a resident of Kamala N...
South | Press Trust of India | Friday July 27, 2012
Holding that there can never be a "graver heinous crime" than a father raping his daughter, a court in Kerala has awarded rigorous life imprisonment to a man who raped his daughter and forced her into flesh trade.
Cities | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday July 27, 2012
A man from Aligarh on Thursday tried to immolate himself at Vijay Chowk here after he failed to get justice for his minor daughter, who was allegedly raped by an influential person of his locality four months ago, police said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday June 4, 2012
A 45-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping his elder daughter for the past three years in Mumbai's suburban Dahisar area on Saturday. The victim, who had to undergo abortion, alleged that her father threatened to kill her if she revealed the...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday January 15, 2012
A 40-year-old man has been arrested for raping his minor daughter in New Delhi, police said Saturday.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Wednesday August 24, 2011
Fed up of being tortured by her father, an 18-year-old girl left her home to seek shelter with a classmate. But the latter connived with her husband who then raped the girl.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday March 14, 2011
A Delhi court today awarded 10 years rigorous imprisonment to a man for repeatedly raping his minor daughter, terming the incident as "gruesome and abhorring act" which left a permanent scar on the victim."An act of rape is a gruesome and abhorring act. But when this act is committed by a father upo...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 6, 2011
A local court here has sentenced a man to death for raping his 7-year-old daughter and later killing her in 2008.The Additional District and Sessions Judge Shyam Vinod said in his judgement that Ajay Kumar, a labourer from Bihar, be hanged till death for raping and later murdering hisdaughter Renu o...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday October 29, 2010
A Gujarat court on Thursday sentenced to life imprisonment a man who raped his minor daughter.Passing the sentence on 34-year-old Bharatsinh Rathod, a resident of in Amraiwadi area in the city, Additional Sessions Judge PA Waghela termed his offence "unforgivable". According to police, Rathod had re...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 28, 2010
A two-year-old girl who was allegedly raped by her father in Sohasra village in the district is critical, police said on Wednesday. Loharu police station in charge Ashok Kumar said the accused, Sajjan Kumar, had taken his minor daughter out two days ago on the pretext of visi...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 31, 2009
Bitu Kumar allegedly raped his neighbour's 10-year-old daughter after a quarrel with the minor's father, in Bagbera area, in the outskirts of the steel city of Jamshedpur. According to sources, the accused forcibly took the girl to an isolated place ...