AgenceFrance-Presse | Sunday October 19, 2014
Sentenced to five years in prison - in 2012, former Sheffield United player Ched Evans was released on bail and he maintained that he had consensual sex and did not rape a 19-year-old woman.
Blog | Swathi Sukumar | Saturday October 18, 2014
A child and her remarkable mother have won their case. That's just one battle.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 17, 2014
The number of rapes recorded by British police has soared by nearly a third even as overall crime reports dropped to their lowest level in over three decades, figures showed on Thursday.
India | Written by Sunetra Choudhury | Saturday October 18, 2014
She was three when she was raped, and was made to testify in court against her attacker, who was then let off on grounds that the child's account was "unreliable".
World | Associated Press | Thursday October 16, 2014
In a famous scene from Thailand's award-winning soap opera "The Power of Shadows," the handsome protagonist gets drunk and rapes the leading lady. He later begs her forgiveness, and they live happily ever after.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 16, 2014
A deaf and mute girl smuggled to Britain and kept as a slave for almost a decade must be paid 100,000 pounds ($160,000) by her captors, a court ruled on Wednesday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 14, 2014
Double amputee Oscar Pistorius would be highly vulnerable in South Africa's brutal jails, his disability elevating the risk of poor hygiene and even gang rape, a defence witness claimed on Tuesday.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday October 14, 2014
Defence witness Annette Vergeer said Oscar Pistorius would be vulnerable to gang rape if sent to one of South Africa's brutal prisons.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 14, 2014
The Bombay High Court today granted anticipatory bail to MNS leader Sudhakar Khade, who is contesting Maharashtra Assembly election from Kavathe-Mahakal constituency in Sangli district, in connection with a rape case.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 12, 2014
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray on Saturday attacked senior leader of the Nationalist Congress party (NCP), RR Patil, for his controversial 'rape after polls' comment.
South | Radhika Iyer | Saturday October 11, 2014
Days after a case of alleged rape and cheating was filed against Karthik, son of Union Railways Minister Sadananda Gowda, by a Kannada actress, a fresh controversy has landed at the senior BJP leader's doorstep.
Assembly | Reported by Saurabh Gupta (with inputs from Agencies) | Saturday October 11, 2014
Senior NCP leader and former Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil has sparked a major controversy for saying that an MNS leader jailed for rape could have waited for the assembly elections to get over before committing the alleged crime.
India | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (with PTI inputs) | Friday October 10, 2014
A man - allegedly the brother of a local Trinamool Congress leader - was caught red-handed today while raping an 11-year-old girl in West Bengal's Durgapur town.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday October 8, 2014
Afghan authorities executed five men who were convicted of armed robbery and gang rape, the Kabul police chief said, following a case that galvanized the nation in recent weeks.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 27, 2014
Following the order of the Calcutta High Court, the police today lodged an FIR against actor turned Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal for his alleged "shoot and rape" comments against opposition party supporters and women of their homes.
Cities | Edited by Mala Das | Friday September 26, 2014
A three-year-old girl was allegedly raped by the principal of a pre-school in Hari Nagar in west Delhi.
India | Monideepa Banerjie | Thursday September 25, 2014
An FIR will have to be filed against actor turned Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal within the next 72 hours for his controversial "rape-murder" comments, the Calcutta High Court directed today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 24, 2014
A Delhi court today decided to pronounce on October 10 its verdict in the sensational abduction and gangrape case of a 30-year-old BPO executive from northeast, after the prosecution rebutted the claim of one of the five accused that police had fudge...
Wednesday September 24, 2014
"Appeals of 1993-94 are pending hearing in the High Court. Hence the applicant's plea for expeditious hearing of his appeal will be considered in due course of time," said a judge.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 24, 2014
A primary school teacher was yesterday detained for allegedly raping several students in central China's Hubei Province, in the latest of a series of child molestation cases in the country.