World News | Reuters | Tuesday October 20, 2015
Australia's hardline immigration policies overshadowed the launch of its bid to join the UN Human Rights Council today, with the government and rights lawyers arguing bitterly over a pregnant Somali asylum-seeker who claims she was raped.
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Friday July 31, 2015
The team of doctors that has examined the 14-year-old girl from Gujarat, who became pregnant after being raped, has decided that only a medical termination of pregnancy can save her life.
India News | Reported by Ketki Angre, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday July 29, 2015
A 14-year-old girl from Gujarat who became pregnant after being raped, can have her pregnancy terminated if it is necessary to save her life, the Supreme Court has ruled, overruling the decision of two courts in Gujarat.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 30, 2015
A 12-year-old Uruguayan who was left pregnant after being raped, will be allowed by authorities to keep her baby, news reports said on Friday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 7, 2015
The case of a 10-year-old girl raped and impregnated by her stepfather has triggered outrage in Paraguay, where the health minister has blocked her from having an abortion.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 7, 2015
A woman, who became pregnant after she was allegedly raped by seven men, filed a plea before the High Court today seeking termination of her pregnancy, stating that her husband may not accept her if she gave birth to the child.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 2, 2014
A 13-year-old girl got pregnant after allegedly being raped repeatedly by her brother-in-law, who is a PhD scholar in Jawahar Lal Nehru University and lives in South Delhi's Vasant Vihar area, police said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 16, 2014
A teenager was raped allegedly by a 60-year-old man following which she became pregnant, the Thane rural police said today.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 21, 2013
One person has been arrested for allegedly raping a 23-year-old speech and hearing impaired pregnant woman near Dhanuskodi in Rameswaram, police said today.
World News | 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 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 14, 2013
Three brothers were arrested for allegedly raping their sister-in-law in their house in Jamshedpur, police said on Tuesday.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 25, 2013
A man found guilty of committing rape on his minor niece resulting in the girl getting pregnant and then suffering a natural abortion has been awarded life imprisonment by a Delhi court which also directed the government to pay Rs 1 lakh compensation to the victim.
Pune News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 6, 2013
Strongly reacting to the recent Supreme Court judgement which commuted death penalty of the convict, who had brutally raped a 23-year-old pregnant woman and killed her grand mother-in-law here in 2007, the victim's family today said the perpetrator of the crime had "no right to live".
Pune News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 6, 2013
Strongly reacting to the recent Supreme Court judgement which commuted death penalty of the convict, who brutally raped a 23-year-old pregnant woman and killed her mother-in-law in a case here in 2007, the victim's family today said the perpetrator of the crime had "no right to live".
World News | Associated Press | Sunday November 25, 2012
German pastor Gabriele Stangl says she will never forget the harrowing confession she heard in 1999. A woman said she had been brutally raped, got pregnant and had a baby. Then she killed it and buried it in the woods near Berlin.
Muzaffarpur News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 15, 2012
A woman, who had alleged that she became pregnant after being repeatedly raped by her father-in-law in neighbouring Prabudhnagar district, was produced before a local court, police said. Her statement was recorded during the proceedings, following which the police sought permission to examine the same from the court in order to initiate proceedings...
Muzaffarnagar News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 11, 2012
A woman has alleged that she became pregnant after being repeatedly raped by her father-in-law in neighbouring Prabudhnagar district, police said.The victim, a resident of Kadikhera village, lodged a complaint accusing her father-in-law of repeatedly raping her.
Muzaffarnagar News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 28, 2012
A 12-year-old Dalit girl was allegedly raped at gunpoint and was found pregnant a month later in Muzaffarnagar district in Uttar Pradesh.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Tuesday December 20, 2011
The mother of a 15-year-old girl was in for a rude shock when during a routine check-up for stomach cramps, the doctor revealed that the minor was pregnant. When the woman confronted the girl, she cooked up a story about a three unidentified persons who ganged up on her and raped her.
Bangalore News | mid-day.com | Tuesday May 10, 2011
A fast track court in Harohalli sentenced a 25-year-old man to seven years imprisonment for impregnating a minor girl after promising to marry her.Suresh alias Gurumurthy lured his 15-year-old high school neighbor with the promise of marriage and sexually exploited her.The girl became pregnant and informed the accused, following which he said that ...
Delhi News | mid-day.com | Thursday March 3, 2011
She is six months pregnant but doesn't know who the father of the unborn child is. 18-year-old Puja (name changed), who is from a lower caste family, was happy with her simple existence in Assyai village of Etawah district in Uttar Pradesh.But on August 14, 2010, her life changed forever. Puja was kidnapped by three men from her neighbouring villag...
Bangalore News | mid-day.com | Friday February 11, 2011
In a shocking case of sexual predation, a man misused the trust placed in him by his wife and instead raped his minor stepdaughter, who is now three months pregnant.According to the police, Armugam, 37, originally from Shimoga, presently residing at Payappa Garden on Bannerghatta Road, married a divorcee with a daughter from a previous marriage 11 ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 30, 2010
The Gujarat High Court has directed hospital authorities to conduct medical examination of a 13-year-old victim who has sought permission for abortion after she conceived as a result of being repeatedly raped allegedly by her employer.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 11, 2010
Two British women who were raped and abused by their father for over 25 years, becoming pregnant 18 times, won an apology from local authorities for failing to prevent the serial incest.