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Karnataka CM miffed over media queries on rape

Karnataka CM miffed over media queries on rape

Bangalore, July 22 ((Crime News):) Rattled by the non-stop media coverage of the spate of rapes in the city, a miffed Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah Tuesday asked reporters if they had no news other than ‘rape’ to

Lowering juvenile age to curb offences doubtful prescription (Column: Legal Ease)

Lowering juvenile age to curb offences doubtful prescription (Column: Legal Ease)

...ggestion to lower the lower the juvenile age from 18 years to 16 so that those accused of heinous crimes such as rape can be punished instead of being sent to reform homes is an outdated proposition.

Delhi gang-rape victim’s father unhappy with SC ruling

Delhi gang-rape victim’s father unhappy with SC ruling

New Delhi, July 14 ((Crime News):) The father of the Dec 16 Delhi gang-rape victim Monday said he was not happy with the Supreme Court’s decision to suspend the death sentence of two of the convicts.

Bangalore rape fallout: Top cops transferred

Bangalore rape fallout: Top cops transferred

Bangalore, July 21 ((Crime News):) As a fallout of the alleged rape of a six-year-old student in a private school and other rape cases in the city, the Karnataka government Monday transferred Bangalore police commissioner Raghavendra Auradkar

SC blocks execution of two in Dec 16 gang rape

SC blocks execution of two in Dec 16 gang rape

New Delhi, July 14 ((Crime News):) The Supreme Court Monday suspended the death sentence of Vinay Sharma and Akshay Thakur, the two remaining convicts in the Dec 16, 2012, Delhi gang rape case, as it extended

Gang rape case filed in Ghaziabad

Gang rape case filed in Ghaziabad

Ghaziabad, July 9 ((Crime News):) Police here Wednesday said they have filed a case of gang rape based on the complaint of a woman who said she was kidnapped, raped by four men and later dumped near

Rape victims need more respect than sympathy: Harsh Vardhan

Rape victims need more respect than sympathy: Harsh Vardhan

Bhopal, June 16 ((Cnews)) Rape victims need respect more than sympathy, union Health Minister Harsh vardhan said Monday. “A woman who has been raped or subjected to sexual abuse needs more respect than sympathy. It

SC stays death sentence of rape-murder convict

SC stays death sentence of rape-murder convict

...s house on the promise of giving her berries. Upon reaching his home, he prompted his juvenile son to commit the rape, and later he too raped the girl. Khan later killed the child. His son

Kamduni rape: Villagers to seek Modi’s help for justice

Kamduni rape: Villagers to seek Modi’s help for justice

Kolkata, June 7 ((Cnews)) A year has passed since the brutal rape and murder of a college student in West Bengal’s Kamduni village June 7, 2013 and the people of this hamlet are now pinning their hopes

Five held for attempting to rape woman in Meghalaya

Five held for attempting to rape woman in Meghalaya

...news)) Five employees of a hotel here in the Meghalaya capital were arrested Tuesday on charges of attempting to rape a woman from Nagaland, police said. “We have arrested five staffers of a hotel on