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Aug 23, 2019
Three tweens rape six-year-old girl schoolmate in Chhattisgarh's Raipur; parents of survivor file case with police after school remains unresponsiveA class one student of a government school in Chattisgarh's capital Raipur was raped allegedly by three 10-year-old schoolmates.
Jun 15, 2019
MP rape survivor's family ostracised by village after failing to host feast ordered by panchayatThe incident occurred in Rajgarh district's Dungarpur village in the first week of February.
Oct 29, 2018
#MeToo in India: Survivors should take cue from Rupan Deol Bajaj, make their fights razor-sharp, legally tenableRupan Deol Bajaj secured a conviction under two archaic sections of the Indian Penal Code, invoking them exclusively for the first time in 128 years since the IPC was drafted by the British in 1860.
Aug 15, 2018
Hapur 'rape' survivor beaten by accused lawyer's colleagues: Family alleges threat to life as police await evidenceA 34-year-old single mother was allegedly attacked by a mob of lawyers at the Hapur district court for pursuing a rape case against a lawyer; the family now claims they can't even engage a lawyer for the case
Jun 06, 2018
Man from Rajasthan arrested for allegedly raping 13-year-old daughter for six monthsA 13-year-old girl was allegedly repeatedly raped by her father for six months, following which he was arrested from Rajasthan's Jhalawar district
Apr 02, 2018
Marital rape not an offence but wife can sue husband for forced 'unnatural sex', observes Gujarat HCThe Gujarat High Court on Monday observed that non-consensual intercourse by a husband cannot be dubbed as rape. However, it also stated that subjecting his married partner to have oral or unnatural sex was akin to cruelty.
May 21, 2017
Four booked for raping minor girl in Rajasthan's Sikar district, sharing obscene video on social mediaFour youths have been booked by police in Sikar district for circulating an obscene video of a teenage girl after allegedly abducting and raping her
Apr 19, 2017
Former French diplomat Pascal Mazurier acquitted on charges of raping his minor daughter by Bengaluru courtPascal Mazurier, a suspended French consular official was acquitted of the charge of raping his minor daughter by a Bengaluru court, on the grounds that he was "falsely implicated" and was innocent
Jul 30, 2016
Mahmood Farooqui, 'Peepli Live' co-director, convicted for raping a US womanA Delhi court on Saturday convicted Peepli Live co-director Mahmood Farooqui for raping a 35-year-old US woman who had come down to India for research related work.
Mar 25, 2016
Four-year-old raped in Uttar Pradesh: Case filed against absconding accused, say copsA 4-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour in a village in Shamli district, police said on Friday. Nitin (24) took her to a field in Kheri Furkan village last evening and raped her, they said.