A Delhi court on Friday dismissed the Tihar Jail’s request for fresh date for execution of the four death row convicts in the Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case.
That women in India are unsafe is not an overstatement. It is the grim reality backed by hard evidence. And today, rapes and crimes against women is the new normal (“Victim’s kin seek death penalty for murderer,” Nov.30, Gulf Today).
A 40-year-old Asian salesman was referred to the criminal court for repeatedly molesting his female family friend, during her stay at his father’s house.
"Three local men who raped the woman inside the school on April 23 have been arrested and sent to jail," Parth Sharma, a deputy superintendent of police in Sawai Madhopur district in Rajasthan and the investigating officer in the case, told Reuters by telephone.
Two former K-pop stars had their prison sentences for gang-rape and spycam crimes significantly reduced on Tuesday, after a scandal that rocked South Korea last year.
A Pakistani man on Tuesday was charged with being the main suspect in the gang rape of a mother on the side of a motorway, a case which sparked nationwide protests.
An investigation into the incident had been ordered by the UAE Attorney General on Wednesday following an urgent report that was submitted by the Public Prosecution's federal investigation office.
Pakistani police have arrested the main accused in the 7-year-old girl rape and murder case in Khyber tribal region.
Although police on Wednesday night arrested the two accused, but BJP state President Satish Poonia still questioned Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on the "deteriorating" law and order in state.
A 26-year-old British-Pakistani woman, who recently returned to Lahore to attend her father's funeral, was allegedly raped by a close family friend in the city’s Wahdat Colony area, a local media reported on Wednesday.