India | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday January 13, 2015
A Delhi court has framed charges against Shiv Kumar Yadav, the driver of the Uber cab who allegedly raped a woman passenger last month, triggering nationwide outrage. Yadav has been charged with rape, kidnapping and criminal intimidation.
Cities | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Sunday January 4, 2015
A Japanese tourist who was allegedly kidnapped and raped by a Kolkata-based gang in Bodhgaya in Bihar will be asked to identify the culprits at a Test Identification Parade next week.
Cities | Written by Monideepa Banerjie (with inputs from Agencies) | Friday January 2, 2015
Five people have been arrested by Kolkata Police for allegedly kidnapping, robbing and raping a Japanese tourist in Bihar's Bodhgaya in November last year.
World | Reuters | Thursday December 18, 2014
A driver for ride-sharing company Uber in Boston was charged with the kidnapping and rape of a woman who used the service earlier this month.
India | Written by Maya Sharma | Monday September 8, 2014
Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik, accused of "rape, kidnapping and cheating " by an actress, was today granted anticipatory bail by a court in Bangalore
South | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday September 4, 2014
Union Minister Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik, who has been accused of rape, kidnapping and cheating by a young actress who claims to be his wife, faces an arrest now. A court in Bangalore today issued an arrest warrant against him today.
India | Written by Radhika Iyer | Thursday August 28, 2014
Union Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda's son Karthik has been accused of rape, kidnapping and cheating by an actress who claims to be his wife.
Cities | Reported by Maya Sharma | Thursday July 17, 2014
A 22-year-old woman was allegedly kidnapped and sexually assaulted by the son of a BSP leader in Bangalore raising concerns about women safety in the IT hub.
World | Reuters | Tuesday June 10, 2014
A Southern California man accused of allegedly abducting a 15-year-old girl and holding her captive for a decade of physical and sexual abuse pleaded not guilty on Monday to rape and kidnapping charges and was ordered to remain jailed on $1 million b...
World | Reuters | Friday May 23, 2014
A California man accused of abducting a 15-year-old girl and holding her captive for a decade was charged on Thursday with rape and kidnapping, as his lawyer suggested the teenager went with him willingly and was treated "like a queen."
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 13, 2014
A Sikh cab driver, found guilty of raping and kidnapping a 29-year-old American woman in New York, has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for the 2011 attack when he allegedly held her at knifepoint and assaulted her.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday May 6, 2014
One of the three women held captive for nearly a decade in a Cleveland house before escaping last year says she forgives the man who kidnapped and tortured her all those years.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday May 4, 2014
A Sikh taxi driver in New York has been found guilty of kidnapping and raping a 29-year-old female passenger three years ago and faces 25 years in prison when he is sentenced on May 12.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 3, 2014
A Sikh cab driver in the US has been found guilty by a jury here of raping and kidnapping a 29-year-old woman and faces up to 25 years in prison for the 2011 assault.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 16, 2014
Morocco on Tuesday jailed a British man, previously convicted of child sex offences, for 20 years for kidnapping and attempting to rape three young girls, a rights activist at the trial said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 24, 2014
Washington is sending more elite commandos and tilt-rotor Osprey aircraft to Uganda to help hunt for Joseph Kony, the fugitive warlord accused of rape, murder and the kidnapping of children.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 18, 2014
A Pakistani girl was allegedly kidnapped, forcibly married twice before being gang-raped and stripped naked to avenge her brother's elopement with a woman from the same village in Punjab province.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 4, 2014
A 30-year-old woman was allegedly raped for 11 months by a man who kept her locked in a room in Bhattabasti area in Jaipur, police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 12, 2013
A youth has been jailed for seven years for kidnapping and raping a 13-year-old girl after performing a sham marriage.
World | Associated Press | Friday October 4, 2013
A former Northern California high school student faces a maximum sentence of life in prison after being convicted for attempted rape and kidnapping of a teacher which he testified was a prank.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 3, 2013
A man from Punjab was arrested for allegedly abducting and sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl from Hyderabad since 2011, the police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday September 30, 2013
A 26-year-old man has been sentenced to ten years rigorous imprisonment by a Delhi court for kidnapping and raping a toddler after taking the child from her father on the pretext of playing with her.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 14, 2013
A teenage girl was allegedly abducted and gang-raped by three police personnel in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district, about 70 kms from Jammu.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Friday September 6, 2013
The arrests of the accused in the gang rape of the 22-year-old photojournalist at Shakti Mills have opened up a can of worms revealing their criminal and heinous pasts. Cops have learnt that an FIR of molestation and kidnapping had been registered ag...