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Missing girl found, raped by abductors for two months

A girl from Alwar village in Rajasthan, who had been missing for past two months, has been found and was allegedly repeatedly raped and tortured by her two abductors, police said on Saturday.

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Media inciting rapes: Mamata Banerjee


Launching a scathing attack against the media, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee Saturday said that they were manufacturing news by paying money to certain people in order to boost their business.

Todd Akin refuses to quit Senate race over rape comments


U.S. Representative Todd Akin, under fire for controversial remarks on abortion and rape, insisted on Tuesday he would not leave the Missouri Senate race, despite pressure from fellow Republicans and

Obama slams 'offensive' remarks, insists: 'Rape is rape'


Coming out strongly against a Republican lawmaker's definition of a 'legitimate rape', US President Barack Obama on Tuesday termed his remarks as offensive and insisted that a 'rape is a rape' and the

Three more arrested in Silchar gang rape case

Three more accused involved in the rape of a college girl in Silchar town of Assam have been arrested, the police said on Sunday.

The three accused - Latumian Laskar, Shebul Ahmed and Putul Ahmed - w

Controversy over Kiran Bedi's 'small rape' remarks


A controversy broke out on Sunday over activist Kiran Bedi's 'small rape' remarks in the context of the media coverage for such crimes.

The remarks were made when the former IPS officer accused medi

School girl found raped, murdered

A teenage girl was allegedly raped and murdered and her body was thrown into a canal here, police said on Thursday.

A case of rape and murder was lodged on Wednesday, they said. The class XII studen

Weightlifter alleges rape attempt by coach

A weightlifter has alleged that a coach of the Sports Authority of India had tried to rape her in a stadium in Uttarakhand's Udhamsingh Nagar district late last month, police said on Wednesday.

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Singapore rapist used Facebook app to find victims

A Singaporean serial rapist who met his victims using a Facebook dating app is facing one of the stiffest jail terms ever sought by prosecutors in the city-state, a newspaper reported on Tuesday.


HC quashes case against girl for killing rapist-dad

A college girl, who killed her father for attempting to rape her at knife-point, got a reprieve with the Madras HC quashing the entire criminal proceedings against her pending before the judicial magi

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