The biggest stories of August 12, 2013
Aug 12, 2013
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South | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 2, 2014
An 18-year-old partially blind girl was today raped allegedly by an auto-rickshaw driver, who has been arrested, police said.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday January 22, 2014
Kumar Vishwas, a leader of the Aam Aadmi Party, apologized today for offensive remarks about Kerala nurses that he made in 2008. A video of his comments has been highlighted by political opponents and is being circulated online
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 17, 2013
Kerala High Court today confirmed the death sentence awarded to Govindachamy by a Fast Track Court for brutally raping and causing the death of a 23-year-old woman after pushing her out of a moving train on February 1, 2008.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 7, 2013
In a controversial move, the Kerala police sent Bitti Mohanty to Jaipur. The Kerala High Court had put a stay on his transfer till December 10.
South | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy | Tuesday December 3, 2013
Two men who worked with a pest control company have been arrested for allegedly gang-raping an IT professional at a fancy resort in Kerala five days ago.
South | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday December 2, 2013
A 40-year old IT professional from Bangalore was allegedly raped in her room at a resort in Kerala on Thursday.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 30, 2013
A policeman, who allegedly tried to misbehave with a young woman when she was boarding a bus in Kochi, has been arrested.
South | Thiruvananthapuram | Wednesday October 23, 2013
In a relief for Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien, the High Court in Kerala today rejected a petition seeking a detailed inquiry against him in the 1996 Suryanelli rape case.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 16, 2013
A 39-year-old Indian-origin doctor pleaded not guilty in an Australian court to charges of raping two women during consultations.
South | Edited by Diana George | Tuesday September 10, 2013
It's not only outside their homes, young girls and women are not safe even inside their homes. In Kerala, an increasing number of minor girls are becoming victims of rapes within their families, sparking major concern.
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 | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Saturday June 29, 2013
In a major relief for Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien, a sessions court in Kerala's Thodupuzha today ruled that the Congress leader will not be made an accused in the Suryanelli rape case. The case relates to a 16-year-old girl from Suryanelli ...
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday June 29, 2013
A sessions court in Kerala's Thodupuzha will today pronounce its order on whether Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien should be made an accused in the Suryanelli rape case. The case relates to a 16-year-old girl from Suryanelli in Kerala's Idukki d...
South | Reported by Maya Sharma; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday June 27, 2013
The three suspects wanted for allegedly gang-raping a young student in the university town of Manipal have been arrested. Two of them have been hospitalised after they reportedly attempted suicide.
South | Reported by Maya Sharma; Edited by Mala Das | Thursday June 27, 2013
Two of the three suspects wanted for allegedly gang-raping a young student in the university town of Manipal have been arrested.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 6, 2013
The Kerala government today submitted an affidavit in the high court opposing a plea seeking further investigation against Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien in the Suryanelli rape case.
South | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Samira Shaikh | Wednesday May 29, 2013
In yet another twist to the nearly two-decade-old Suryanelli sex scandal, the lone convict in the case, Dharmarajan on Wednesday retracted his allegation that Congress leader and Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman P J Kurien was involved in the case.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 28, 2013
The Kerala High Court today stayed the order of a lower court directing Bitti Mohanty, accused in the 2006 German tourist rape case in Rajasthan, to undergo DNA test for a week.
South | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy (with PTI inputs) | Tuesday April 23, 2013
An eight-year-old from Kerala who was raped in neighbouring Tamil Nadu is in stable condition but is in trauma and needs counselling, said doctors attending to her at a hospital in Coimbatore.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 11, 2013
Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien was on Thursday unanimously elected the Chairman of the prestigious Asian Forum of Parliamentarians on Population and Development (AFPPD) in Bangkok.