Sunday, January 29, 2023

rape

3 get death sentence in Assam for rape, murder

Three persons were awarded death sentence on Friday by a fast-track court in Assam for the rape and murder of two tribal girls last year. The trio was convicted in the case on April 6. Special Judge C Chaturvedi...

Prof refers to ‘rape’ in Hindu myths, suspended by Aligarh Muslim University

Aligarh Muslim University on Wednesday suspended a professor who referred to examples of “rape” in Hindu mythology during a forensic science class, provoking accusations of hurting religious sentiments.According to AMU officials, Dr Jitendra Kumar, an assistant professor at AMU’s...

Assam: Two accused of raping minors gunned down by police

Two persons, prime accused in the rapes of two girls of whom one has died, were gunned down by Assam Police in separate incidents while allegedly trying to escape from custody, a senior officer said on Wednesday.Both the accused...

Women lynch rape accused in Tripura

A group of women tied a 46-year-old rape accused to a tree and beat him to death in Tripura’s Dhalai district on Wednesday, police said. The incident took place in Gandacherra police station area.The deceased, who had completed eight...

Man gets death sentence for raping, killing niece

Special judge, POCSO court, Arvind Mishra has awarded death penalty to one Mohd Asif Khan, who was found guilty of raping and killing his five-year-old niece eight years ago. Pronouncing the verdict, the judge said that the guilty be hanged...

Woman police constable lodges FIR against the inspector for rape

A woman police constable in Bengaluru on Thursday lodged a complaint against a police inspector, accusing him of raping her after cheating her with a marriage promise, threatening her, and forcefully making her swallow tablets for abortion. The complaint has...