India | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 6, 2015
Six men arrested for the gang rape of a Japanese tourist allegedly held hostage for nearly a month will appear in an identity parade later this week, a Kolkata court said today.
India | Ellen Barry and Nida Najar, The New York Times | Monday January 5, 2015
Her story began on Sudder Street, the stretch of road jam-packed with low-budget accommodations where nearly all foreign backpackers end up when they reach Kolkata.
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.
India | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (with PTI inputs) | Thursday November 13, 2014
The body of a 27-year-old tourist from Delhi, who was raped and murdered three weeks ago during a visit to Uttarakhand, is believed to have been fished out of river Yamuna in Uttarkashi today.
World | Associated Press | Friday July 18, 2014
A Sri Lankan court has sentenced a ruling party politician to 20 years in prison for killing a British tourist and raping his Russian girlfriend more than two years ago.
World | Agence-France Presse | Sunday April 27, 2014
Two elite French police officers were charged on Sunday with raping a Canadian tourist in their Paris headquarters in a case that has sent shock waves across France.
Cities | Agencies | Tuesday January 28, 2014
The police in Goa said it has arrested a man for allegedly raping a four-year-old Iranian girl holidaying with her mother in the tourist state.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday January 20, 2014
One more juvenile has been apprehended by the Delhi Police in connection with the gang-rape of a 51-year-old Danish tourist at knife-point near New Delhi railway station on January 14.
South | Reported by Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Swati Gupta | Wednesday January 15, 2014
A man from Bihar has been arrested in Chennai for allegedly raping an 18-year-old German tourist on a train last week.
India | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 18, 2013
An Indian court on Tuesday sentenced three Nepalese men to 20 years in jail for the gang-rape of a US tourist in June in an attack that fuelled worries over the safety of foreign travellers.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 10, 2013
A court in Umariya in Madhya Pradesh has sentenced a resort manager to eight years' rigorous imprisonment for raping a South Korean woman tourist on January 14 this year in Bandhavgarh.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 12, 2013
Within a week of the alleged gang-rape of a 30-year-old US national in Manali, police have filed a chargesheet against the three accused, all drivers of Nepali nationality, an officer said today.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday June 9, 2013
An Irish national who was allegedly raped in Kolkata has been admitted to a nursing home following an overdose of prescription drugs, an official said on Sunday.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Inputs from Agencies) | Thursday June 6, 2013
The police in Manali has arrested three men, all from Nepal, over the gang-rape of a US tourist who was attacked after she hitched a ride in a truck.
Cities | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Tuesday June 4, 2013
An American tourist in Manali was gang-raped early this morning, allegedly by a truck driver and two other men.
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.
India | Reported by Nazir Masoodi (with inputs from Agencies); Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Saturday April 6, 2013
A British woman holidaying on a houseboat on Dal Lake in Srinagar has been found dead this morning, allegedly murdered by a Dutch tourist, according to police sources. The suspect was arrested near Banihal tunnel, 100 km from Srinagar, this morning.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 20, 2013
Expressing serious concern over the molestation bid on a foreign tourist in a hotel in Agra yesterday, Uttar Pradesh government today accepted the need for an inspection of all hotels and rest houses, where such incidents have taken place.
India | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday March 19, 2013
Danish tourist Judith Jensen has a long list of don'ts to help her feel safe during her holiday in India.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 19, 2013
Britain has advised its female tourists to be cautious while travelling in India in the wake of the rape of a Swiss tourist in Madhya Pradesh last week.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday March 16, 2013
A 39-year-old tourist visiting India has allegedly been gang-raped in Madhya Pradesh. Her attackers reportedly also thrashed her husband.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 13, 2013
Was it a love affair with a fellow woman bank officer that ultimately led to the arrest of rapist Bitty Mohanty in Kerala, seven years after he jumped parole? Speculation about whether anonymous tip-off that led to his arrest came from a woman.
India | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy and Harsha Kumari Singh; Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Tuesday March 12, 2013
The man who the police has identified as rapist Bitti Mohanty is being taken back from Kerala, where he was found, to Rajasthan, where he jumped parole while serving a seven-year jail sentence for sexually assaulting a German tourist.