World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 25, 2014
The UN Human Rights Committee asked Chile on Thursday to make exceptions to its ban on abortion in cases of rape, incest and the health of the mother.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday May 13, 2014
The Tokyo government is to ban the sales to children of a manga comic that depicts incestuous relationships, an official said on Tuesday, the first time expanded rules on sexual content have been invoked.
Mumbai News | 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.
Cities | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Inputs from PTI) | Friday May 10, 2013
A woman in her early 30s, who claimed she was raped by her brother, killed herself in Gwalior yesterday allegedly after the police didn't file an FIR based on her allegations and humiliated her.
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...
World News | Associated Press | Friday August 26, 2011
Austrian prosecutors investigating allegations that an 80-year-old man sexually abused his two mentally disabled daughters for 41 years say that no children were born of the incestuous relationship. The question is relevant because of parallels to the case of Austrian Josef Fritzl, who imprisoned hi...
Jeevan Prakash | Thursday March 31, 2011
Ashley Judd has spoken for the first time about the sexual abuse suffered by her as a child at the hands of various men in her memoir.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday January 25, 2011
A western Missouri woman whose husband fathered four babies with one of the couple's daughters faces sentencing after pleading guilty to charges of child endangerment and hindering prosecution of a felony.Online court records show the woman will be sentenced Tuesday. She pleaded guilty Friday in Cas...
Meerut News | 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...
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 30, 2010
A 55-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping his minor daughter, police said.Mukhtar Essa Siddiqui, who is unemployed, sexually assaulted the 17-year-old, a Class X student, at his residence at Bhoiwada in central Mumbai.Siddiqui's wife tried to intervene, but she was threatened by her husban...
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Saturday December 18, 2010
A 42-year-old woman plotted and had her husband killed after she caught him red-handed in a compromising position with his stepdaughter. Saila Khan, a resident of Trombay, had a 17-year-old daughter from her first marriage. She married Bilal Khan (45) alias Billu two years ago and the trio lived tog...
World News | Associated Press | Friday June 11, 2010
A man accused of imprisoning his daughter for 12 years and fathering seven children with her says that it was a "consenting love" even though he acknowledges it was a crime.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 9, 2010
A man was sentenced to 13 years imprisonment for sexually abusing her teenaged daughter and forcing her into prostitution.The 58-year-old man pleaded guilty to six counts, including two of incest and one of having sexual relationship with a child under 16. The Kilmore father, who cannot be identifie...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 25, 2010
A Delhi court today awarded life term to a man for the "inhuman and ghastly act" of raping his own minor daughter and fathering her child, and directed that his sentence should not be remitted till he served 20 years as his offence was "rarest of rare".Additional Sessions Judge Kamini Lau also impos...
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 18, 2009
A US man who sexually exploited his daughter for more than two decades and fathered her three children has been sentenced to 109 years in prison.