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10 held for gang-raping woman in Bengal


September 11th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 11 (IANS) Ten people have been arrested for allegedly gang-raping a 32-year-old-woman and assaulting her husband in the industrial township of Durgapur in Burdwan district, police said Tuesday."We ... Read more...

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Dump plea against me, Rahul Gandhi urges SC (Lead)


July 6th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Friday urged the Supreme Court to dismiss a plea against an Allahabad High Court order absolving him of allegations ... Read more...

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Gold medallist Pinki accused of being male, held for ‘rape’ (Second Lead)


June 14th, 2012 - 11:09 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 14 (IANS) In a sensational development, Asian Games gold medal-winning athlete Pinki Pramanik was detained by police after a complaint was made that she is a male and ... Read more...

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Gold medallist Pinki accused of being male, held for ‘rape’ (Lead)


June 14th, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 14 (IANS) Asian Games gold medal-winning athlete Pinki Pramanik was detained by police after a complaint was made that she is a male and has allegedly raped a ... Read more...

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Former IMF chief faces gang rape allegations


May 21st, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 21 (IANS) Former International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn will be investigated for his alleged participation in a prostitution ring in Washington, and the charges could also ... Read more...

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A community effort to curb suicides in Mumbai


December 19th, 2011 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 19 (IANS) Kumbharwada, a hamlet of potters in Mumbai's Dharavi slums, suffered from a very high rate of suicides some three decades ago. Men, women, young boys ... Read more...

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Berlusconi named in US human trafficking report


October 31st, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 31 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has been named in a US government report on human trafficking, over his alleged sexual relationship with an underage Moroccan ... Read more...

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Man facing 99 child sex charges gets bail


October 25th, 2011 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 25 (IANS) An elderly Australian, charged with 99 child sex offences including obtaining under-age prostitution, has been granted bail. Richard Paul Baxter,63, of the Brisbane riverside suburb of ... Read more...

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Brazilian teenager used as sex slave at prison


September 20th, 2011 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Sep 20 (IANS/EFE) A 14-year-old Brazilian girl says she was raped by multiple men at a prison in the Amazonian state of Para.Para's governor suspended the warden ... Read more...

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Mumbai court summons Madhur Bhandarkar in rape case


September 19th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Spelling fresh trouble for National Award-winning film director Madhur Bhandarkar, a Mumbai court Monday issued summons against him in a 2004 rape case filed by an ... Read more...

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Prosecutors move to drop charges against Strauss-Kahn


August 23rd, 2011 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 23 (IANS/EFE) Prosecutors Monday asked New York state Judge Michael Obus to drop all charges against former IMF head Dominique Strauss-Kahn for sexual assault and attempted rape."Manhattan ... Read more...

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Strauss-Kahn indicted, gets bail (Second Lead)


May 20th, 2011 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 20 (IANS) Hours after he resigned as International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief, jailed Dominique Strauss-Kahn was given bail after being indicted on charges of trying to ... Read more...

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IMF chief put on suicide watch


May 18th, 2011 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 18 (IANS) International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn has been placed on suicide watch in his New York City jail cell four days after his arrest for allegedly ... Read more...

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US preteen girls charged for posting sex photos in classmate’s Facebook page


April 28th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 28 (ANI): Two preteen US girls have been charged with cyber stalking and first-degree computer trespassing after they hacked into a classmate's Facebook page and posted sexually explicit photos ... Read more...

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Trigger-happy Nepal’s former crown prince let off with warning


April 27th, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, April 27 (IANS) Nepal's trigger-happy former crown prince Paras Bir Bikram Shah, who became the first member of the erstwhile royal family to face arrest and detention, was let ... Read more...

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Indian girl, 4, allegedly molested in Dubai school bus leaves for India


April 21st, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Apr 21 (ANI): The Indian girl, who was allegedly molested by three Indian drivers in a school bus in Dubai, has left for India with her mother and siblings.According to XPRESS, ... Read more...

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SA detective who led Indian-origin bride Anni Dewani’s murder case charged with fraud, racism


March 26th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Cape Town, Mar 26 (ANI): A senior South African detective who had led an investigation into the Indian-origin bride Anni Dewani's murder case in Cape Town last year, appeared in a court ... Read more...

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Echoes of Julian Assange case in Nepal rape charge


March 9th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 9 (IANS) A rape charge, similar to the controversial case of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, has now surfaced in Nepal with an American tourist filing a complaint against ... Read more...

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Punish those responsible for conspiracy against Rahul: Congress


March 8th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) The Congress Tuesday welcomed the verdict by the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court which imposed a fine on a petitioner for falsely ... Read more...

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Man accuses Rahul of gangrape, fined Rs.50 lakh


March 7th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 7 (IANS) The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court Monday fined a petitioner Rs.50 lakh for falsely accusing Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi of gangrape of ... Read more...

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Nepal’s former royalty now faces a different court


March 3rd, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, March 3 (IANS) The giant halls in Nepal's former royal palace, glittering with immense chandeliers, stately oil paintings of former kings and stuffed, life-sized tigers, once epitomised power and ... Read more...

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Drunk man who had mistaken sex with wrong woman cleared of ‘rape’ charges


February 27th, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 27 (ANI): A man accused of raping a woman walked free from court after convincing a jury that he had mistakenly stumbled into the wrong bed.Haydor Khan, from Farnham, said ... Read more...

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Royal Navy sailor rapes drunken colleague at Portsmouth base


February 23rd, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23 (ANI): A sailor of the Royal Navy is said to have raped a drunken colleague of his while she was asleep in her bed at Portsmouth base.The alleged victim, ... Read more...

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Leighton Meester mum ‘threatened to hunt down and kill female friend’


February 18th, 2011 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 18 (ANI): 'Gossip Girl' star Leighton Meester's mother, Constance, is accused of terrorizing a family in California.The 54-year-old threatened to "hunt down and kill" a Northridge woman and her ... Read more...

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US man faces jail over sex with girl, 13, he married in online computer game


February 10th, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 10 (ANI): A man in the US is facing jail after he married a teenage girl in an online role-playing game and then had sex with her after meeting up ... Read more...

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Report detailing sexual assault claims against Assange leaked online


February 5th, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 5 (ANI): Days before a hearing in the court to decide whether WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange should be extradited to Sweden, a confidential police report detailing sexual assault allegations against ... Read more...

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US woman, daughter held for sexually abusing same underage boy


January 1st, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 1 (ANI): The daughter and wife of an Arizona county supervisor have been arrested for sexually abusing the same underage boy and the police say they did it without knowing ... Read more...

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Court focuses on man who had brawl with Nepal’ ex-crown prince


December 28th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 28 (IANS) While Nepal's deposed crown prince Paras Bir Bikram Shah was turned into a hero by his supporters and released on bail after a drunken brawl in ... Read more...

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Nepal’s ex-crown prince released on bail, gets hero’s welcome (Lead)


December 16th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 16 (IANS) Nepal's controversial former crown prince Paras Bir Bikram Shah Thursday triumphantly walked out of police custody on bail after being arrested Tuesday for allegedly threatening the ... Read more...

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Nepal’s ex-crown prince released on bail


December 16th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Dec 16 (IANS) Nepal's controversial former crown prince Paras Bir Bikram Shah Thursday walked out of police custody on bail after being accused of having threatened the son-in-law of ... Read more...

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Indian-origin pharmacist accused of groping teen’s breast


December 9th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 09 (ANI): An Indian-origin pharmacist in UK apparently groped a teenager's breast while checking her heartbeat.Married father-of-two Roshan Lal, 56, allegedly took the 18-year-old into a consultation room where he ... Read more...

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Irish woman accused of raping female says she just kissed the victim


December 1st, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 1 (ANI): The Irish woman, who allegedly raped a woman in the toilets of an inner-Brisbane city hotel, has claimed that she kissed the victim but never raped her.Anne-Marie O'Loughlin, ... Read more...

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Aussie woman charged with raping another woman


November 29th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Nov 29 (ANI): An Australian woman has been charged with raping another woman in the ladies toilet of Brisbane's Caxton Hotel.Anne-Marie O'Loughlin, 25, is said to have kissed the other woman ... Read more...

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Bolton Wanderers striker ‘arrested’ over rape of 17-year-old girl


October 29th, 2010 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 29(ANI): Bolton Wanderers striker Ivan Klasnic has been arrested and bailed on suspicion of raping a 17-year-old girl.The alleged victim had called the Greater Manchester Police on Monday, and claimed ... Read more...

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Sean Penn’s gal pal was provoked into catfight, claims her lawyer


October 27th, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 27 (ANI): Jessica White, who was arrested recently over a catfight outside a club, was provoked into the fight with the alleged victim, her lawyer has claimed.Jessica was ... Read more...

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