Rape

How India viral messages helped catch rape suspect

How India viral messages helped catch rape suspect

Viral WhatsApp messages spreading rumours have been blamed for a spate of recent lynchings across India. But police in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh used the platform to track down a rape suspect, reports BBC Hindi’s Nitin Srivastava. The victim, a seven-year-old girl, was reported missing on 26 June by her parents when […]

India’s top court moves rape, murder trial of 8-year-old out of IoK

India’s top court moves rape, murder trial of 8-year-old out of IoK

India’s Supreme Court on Monday ordered the trial of eight men accused of the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl to be moved out of occupied Kashmir after her family and lawyer said they faced death threats. The girl, from a nomadic Muslim community that roams the forests of Indian-occupied Kashmir, was drugged, held […]

India’s Supreme Court orders special trials for child rape cases

India’s Supreme Court orders special trials for child rape cases

India´s Supreme Court on Tuesday called for fast-track investigations and special courts to hear child rape cases amid an upsurge in deadly sex crimes.Authorities have been facing intense pressure to act since the rape and murder of an eight-year-old Muslim girl by a group of Hindus, and other cases. After the rape of the girl […]

Amy Schumer reveals she lost her virginity through rape

Amy Schumer reveals she lost her virginity through rape

During a conversation on Oprah Winfrey’s SuperSoul Conversation this week, actress and comedien Amy Schumer confided in the host about her self-labeled ‘grape’ (grey area rape) by her former boyfriend. Schumer shared that the incident happened while she was asleep and she considers it rape as she was not conscious during the entirety of the incident and […]

Lahore, An Anti-Terrorism Court handed down death sentence on four counts in Kasur rape and murder case

Lahore, An Anti-Terrorism Court handed down death sentence on four counts in Kasur rape and murder case

By; Asghar Ali Mubarak, February, 17, 2018 Lahore; An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) handed down on Saturday death sentence on four counts to culprit Imran in the rape and murder case of minor Zainab. The verdict was announced by ATC judge Sajjad Ahmed. He has been sentenced on four grounds—murdering a child, kidnapping a child, rape […]

CJ Lahore High court Mansoor Ali Shah took notice of the rape and subsequent brutal killing of eight-year-old girl in Kasur

CJ Lahore High court Mansoor Ali Shah took notice of the rape and subsequent brutal killing of eight-year-old girl in Kasur

CJ Lahore High court Mansoor Ali Shah took notice of the rape and subsequent brutal killing of eight-year-old girl in Kasur Lahore (Court Reporter) The Lahore highurt (LHC) Chief Justice Mansoor Ali Shah on Wednesday took notice of the rape and subsequent brutal killing of an eight-year-old girl in Kasur city of Punjab. The Chief Justice has […]

Provincial Government has decided to deploy Rangers troops in Kasur following deadly protests over rape, and murder of a seven-year-old girl

Provincial Government has decided to deploy Rangers troops in Kasur following deadly protests over rape, and murder of a seven-year-old girl

Lahore (Special Correspondent)The provincial government has decided to deploy Rangers troops following deadly protests in Punjab’s Kasur district over the kidnapping, rape, and murder of a seven-year-old girl. At least two people have been killed and scores injured after police resorted to aerial firing to disperse hundreds of demonstrators who stormed the DC Office on […]

Differently-abled teenager burnt alive for resisting rape

Differently-abled teenager burnt alive for resisting rape

SUKKUR:  A differently-abled teenaged girl died on Monday after being set on fire when she resisted the sexual assault in Abro Muhalla Ward No 8, situated in the Tharo Shah police limits in  Naushero Feroz District. The 14-year-old victim, S*, a resident of Abro Muhalla, was on her way home after playing with her friends […]

Pregnant woman attempts suicide after alleged rape by ‘influential’ tribesman

Pregnant woman attempts suicide after alleged rape by ‘influential’ tribesman

Police officials in Jhelum Valley district of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) on Monday, while recording the statement of an under-treatment woman who had attempted to commit suicide, found out that she had been raped last week. The incident happened in the constituency of AJK’s Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider. S*, the 25-year-old pregnant mother […]

CJP takes suo moto notice over rape of minor girl in Karachi

CJP takes suo moto notice over rape of minor girl in Karachi

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar on Friday took suo moto notice of a rape case in Karachi. An eight-year-old girl was found in a stream in Korangi on Thursday. After medical examination, it was confirmed that the child was raped. Parliamentarians expressed their concern over the case during a session in the Sindh […]

Indian teens found hanging after being gang-raped

Indian teens found hanging after being gang-raped

Police have arrested three people, including a police constable, in connection with the gang rape of two teens found hanging from a tree in a village in Uttar Pradesh, police said Friday. Indian media reported that two policemen had also been sacked for initially failing to investigate the disappearance of the girls, who were cousins. […]