Crimes Against-girls

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Uttar Pradesh: Autopsy confirms three-yr-old sexually assaulted before murder in Lakhimpur Kheri, says police
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Uttar Pradesh: Autopsy confirms three-yr-old sexually assaulted before murder in Lakhimpur Kheri, says police

This is the third case of rape-murder of a minor in Lakhimpur Kheri in less than a month. Recently, a 17-year-old was found dead outside her village

Madhya Pradesh woman forced to carry husband on shoulders to atone for 'extramarital affair'
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Madhya Pradesh woman forced to carry husband on shoulders to atone for 'extramarital affair'

Last year, a similar punishment was meted out to a woman in Devigarh village in the same district of Madhya Pradesh, for having an affair with a man belonging to a different caste.

Delhi court gives sex racketeer Sonu Punjaban 24-yr jail for forcing minor into prostitution, says 'deserves no leniency'
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Delhi court gives sex racketeer Sonu Punjaban 24-yr jail for forcing minor into prostitution, says 'deserves no leniency'

While Punjaban was punished for immoral trafficking, another accused, Sandeep Bedwal, was sentenced to 20 years for abducting and raping a minor.

2012 Delhi gangrape case: Convict Vinay Sharma's claim of mental illness 'bundle of distorted facts', Tihar authorities tell Delhi court
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2012 Delhi gangrape case: Convict Vinay Sharma's claim of mental illness 'bundle of distorted facts', Tihar authorities tell Delhi court

Tihar jail authorities Saturday termed as a bundle of distorted facts the claim by one of the four death row convicts in the Jyoti Singh gang rape and murder that he is suffering from mental illness

2012 Delhi gangrape: Vinay Sharma, one of four death row convicts, bangs head against wall in Tihar jail, sustains injury
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2012 Delhi gangrape: Vinay Sharma, one of four death row convicts, bangs head against wall in Tihar jail, sustains injury

A Delhi court on Monday ordered that the four convicts – Mukesh Kumar Singh, Pawan Gupta, Vinay Kumar Sharma and Akshay Kumar in the 2012 Delhi gangrape and murder case be hanged on at 6 am on 3 March.

Dalit girl gang-raped, hanged in Guajrat's Modasa; villagers rise up in protest, demand arrest of culprits and suspension of police officer
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Dalit girl gang-raped, hanged in Guajrat's Modasa; villagers rise up in protest, demand arrest of culprits and suspension of police officer

Her body was brought to the Gujarat's Ahmedabad civil hospital on Wednesday. The family has refused to accept her body until the accused are arrested and Rabari is suspended for neglecting his duty.

Three-year-old girl abducted, raped and beheaded in Jharkhand's Jamshedpur; police arrests three men
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Three-year-old girl abducted, raped and beheaded in Jharkhand's Jamshedpur; police arrests three men

The incident occurred on 26 July in Jharkhand when two men allegedly raped and beheaded a three-year-old girl after abducting her from a platform of the Tatanagar railway station in Jamshedpur on Wednesday.

14-year-old Dalit girl 'raped and burnt to death' in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar; police books seven accused
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14-year-old Dalit girl 'raped and burnt to death' in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar; police books seven accused

Uttar Pradesh Police claimed the family initially did not suspect gangrape but, later submitted a complaint on Sunday against the brick kiln owner and other accused.

Jammu and Kashmir: Protests erupt after rape of three-year-old girl in Bandipora; Satya Pal Malik calls crime heinous
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Jammu and Kashmir: Protests erupt after rape of three-year-old girl in Bandipora; Satya Pal Malik calls crime heinous

Bandipora Deputy Commissioner Shahbaz Mirza called for calm and said, 'We assure that perpetrator of the crime will be brought to justice.'

Kerala Muslim cleric booked for sexually assaulting 15-year-old; accused lured her to Vithura forest, says police
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Kerala Muslim cleric booked for sexually assaulting 15-year-old; accused lured her to Vithura forest, says police

The incident in Kerala came to light after a group of local women confronted the cleric after seeing him with the school-going girl in the forest.

Muzaffarpur rape cases: CBI discovers five girls died in shelter home, set to probe doctors on case and whereabouts of remains
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Muzaffarpur rape cases: CBI discovers five girls died in shelter home, set to probe doctors on case and whereabouts of remains

The CBI, probing the alleged rape of 34 girls at the Muzaffarpur shelter home, on Sunday searched documents at Shri Krishna Medical College and Hospital

Karnataka government mulls law providing for capital punishment to rapists of minor girls
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Karnataka government mulls law providing for capital punishment to rapists of minor girls

Taking a cue from Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka government too is mulling framing a law enabling capital punishment to rapists of minor girls

Pakistan's Burka Avenger cartoon series coming to India to empower girls
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Pakistan's Burka Avenger cartoon series coming to India to empower girls

A female cartoon superhero who dons a burka to tackle crimes against girls and other social ills is bringing her message of women's empowerment to India, the creator of the Pakistani children's series said.

Uttar Pradesh: 14-year-old girl shot dead for resisting harassment
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Uttar Pradesh: 14-year-old girl shot dead for resisting harassment

A 14-year-old girl was shot dead allegedly by two youths when she resisted harassment by them in Sirsa village, police said today.