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Walayar minor sisters' rape case: Everything you need to know

On October 25, a special POCSO court in Kerala's Palakkad district acquitted three persons in connection with the rape of two minor Dalit sisters in Walayar, a region on the Kerala-Tamil Nadu border, dating back to the year 2017.

15-year-old apprehended for ‘raping’ woman

Police said a medical examination of the woman had confirmed rape. However, the kin of the juvenile claimed that the two had eloped and were brought back from Mumbai by both the families.


Mumbai: 13-year-old boy held for rape, murder of five-year-old cousin

The victim’s teenaged cousin was apprehended by police Wednesday morning as he was the last to be seen with the girl, police said.

Can rape accused’s property be sold to compensate victim: Chandigarh High Court

According to the plea, the accused allegedly raped a 35-year-old woman in 2011 at a farmhouse. A video of the act, shot by the accused, forced her into silence and the abuse continued for several months.

Goa swimming coach, accused of raping minor, arrested

Surajit Ganguly, who has already been banned by the Swimming Federation of India, allegedly sexually abused a 15-year-old girl whom he was training, a purported video of which went viral on social media. Following this, he was sacked by GSA.

Vadodara: Man arrested for ‘threatening, raping’ 17-year-old girl

In her complaint, she has alleged that the accused started stalking the girl two years ago, when she was studying in Class 11.


Ahmedabad: 16-year-old booked for ‘raping’ minor girl

"A complaint was received late Monday night regarding rape of an 11-year-old girl by a juvenile. We have conducted the medical test of the girl and the report is awaited," said the police.

Security guard at Noida school alleges rape by 2 colleagues

A spokesperson for the school said: “The alleged incident did not happen on campus and both guards are not on payroll of the school. Police are investigating the case and we will fully cooperate.”

Van driver’s son held for raping minor in Delhi

According to police, the incident came to light on Friday morning when the child’s parents woke her up to find she was refusing to attend school.

19-year-old student gang-raped, looted in Vadodara: Police

According to police, the woman was on her way to the bus stand when she was approached by her 22-year-old former lover who forcibly took her to an isolated place on his bike, to convince her to marry him.

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Disney princesses struggle with sexual abuse and drug overdose in this thought-provoking photo series

Photographer Shannon Dermody re​imagine​d​ what the princesses would go through if they were living in today's times.

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Meet the activists fighting sexual violence who received the Nobel Peace Prize

Nadia Murad, a survivor of sexual violence by the Islamic State, and Dr Denis Mukwege, a gynecological surgeon, were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for their campaigns against the use of rape as a weapon of war.

Express Eye for Detail Ep 5: Political war over Vijay Mallya, Kerala nun rape case and rising fuel prices

Why are the Congress and the BJP fighting over Vijay Mallya? Is the Kerala nun's rape case the biggest blot on the church in India? And what did a Bharat bandh this week really achieve? Arun George answers the big questions of the week.


From condemning rape to promising Triple Talaq Bill, Narendra Modi makes a pitch to women voters in I-day speech

From Red Fort, Narendra Modi pitches to women voters; condemns rape, promises permanent commission for women and triple talaq bill. See more: https://bit.ly/2M2t86i

Plenty of evidence to show death penalty for child rapists is no deterrent

The government's proposal to modify the Prevention of Children from Sexual Offences Act or POCSO Act and ensure death penalty for child rapists has many problems. Shalini Nair reports.

16-Year-Old Boy Raped For 1 Year By 15 Men

A 16-year-old boy living in Andheri was allegedly raped by 15 boys over the past one year. In his complaint to the police, the victim said he finally confided in a friend when he felt “unbearable pain” two days ago after the last assault on June 26. The police have booked all 15 accused and […]

20-yr-old raped, murdered in UP

Balia (UP), Jan 25 (ANI): A 20-year-old woman, who was preparing for police recruitment, was raped and later murdered in Balia, Uttar Pradesh. Balia Superintendent of Police Anish Ahmad Ansari said the accused had slit her throat and later sealed her body, which has now being sent for post mortem. Ansari added that a case has been registered and all possibilities are being probed.


SC orders Parliament to discuss chemical castration for child abusers

New delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday ordered the Parliament to discuss a petition filed by lawyer Mahalaxmi Pavani against offenders who commit heinous crimes against infants. Pavani on Monday said that there are many laws against rapists but the punishments mentioned in these laws are not enough for pedophiles.