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Afghan jailed for raping two women in Australia


April 14th, 2012 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, April 14 (IANS) An Afghan asylum seeker in Australia, who said he did not understand the concept of consensual sex, has been jailed for nine years for brutally ... Read more...

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Oz man, who ‘felt a thrill’ while sexually abusing friend’s children, jailed


February 23rd, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 23 (ANI): A man in Australia, who confessed he "felt a thrill" while sexually abusing his friend's children for 10-years, has been jailed for only six years.Neale Martin Ross, 48, ... Read more...

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Assange’s hacking offences revealed in Oz court documents


January 17th, 2011 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 17 (ANI): New documents revealed in an Australian court have revealed how WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange created a program that allowed him to access about 11,000 computers belonging to the ... Read more...

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Indian-origin man jailed over sex with 14-year-old girl in Australia


December 17th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 17 (ANI): An Indian-origin man living in Australia has been jailed after he had sex with a 14-year-old girl during an afternoon of drinking.A man named Steven Handros, 19, had ... Read more...

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Indian-origin doctor jailed for rape in Australia


November 17th, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Nov 17 (IANS) An Indian-origin doctor has been jailed for six years in Australia for raping a woman seven times in one night and taking photographs, a media report said Wednesday. ... Read more...

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Oz-Indian “dangerous” driver jailed over crash leading to death of unborn baby


November 16th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 16 (ANI): An Indian origin driver in Australia, Amrick Sing Thind, has been sentenced to three years and five months of imprisonment over a crash that led to the death ... Read more...

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Oz teen who stabbed Indian student gets only 3-yr term in youth justice centre


November 9th, 2010 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 9 (ANI): A Melbourne teenager who stabbed an Indian student in an attack that led to widespread protests, has been sentenced to only three years imprisonment in a youth justice ... Read more...

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Attack not racist, claims Australian who bashed Indian


October 21st, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Oct 21 (IANS) A man who brutally hit and robbed an Indian student last year in this Australian city claimed that the assault was not racist, though during the attack, ... Read more...

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Oz attacker says “Indian dog” slur against Indian student in Melbourne was not racist


October 21st, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 21(ANI): A 20-year-old Australian man, facing jail for bashing and robbing Indian student Lucky Singh in Melbourne last year, has said that despite the 'Indian dog' slur, the attack was ... Read more...

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Oz man who sexually abused 12-yr-old daughter jailed for more than 11 years


October 6th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 6 (ANI): The Melbourne man who drugged and repeatedly sexually abused his daughter before threatening to kill her if she spoke about the crime, is said to have tried to ... Read more...

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Indian-origin cabbie pleads not guilty to rape


September 29th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Sep 29 (IANS) An Indian-origin taxi driver, accused of raping a 40-year-old woman in Australia, Wednesday pleaded not guilty to the crime before a court here.Rajeev Singh, 21, has been committed ... Read more...

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Oz man plied daughter with drugs before sexually abusing her


September 23rd, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 23 (ANI): A man in Melbourne has been revealed to have plied his daughter with drugs and alcohol before sexually assaulting her, and then telling her that he would kill ... Read more...

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Australian child rapist jailed for 26 years


September 16th, 2010 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 16 (IANS) A 58-year-old Australian man has been sentenced to 26 years in prison for sexually assaulting 18 children in 25 years, a media report said Thursday. Dennis Alfred Goudge, formerly ... Read more...

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Oz ‘Fritzl’ who raped two daughters for over a decade jailed for 11-years


September 6th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 6 (ANI): A man from Melbourne, Australia, has been jailed for 11 years, for abusing his two daughters for more than a decade.The Victorian County Court was told the man ... Read more...

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Indian jailed for raping student in Australia


August 25th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Aug 25 (IANS) An Indian national has been jailed for 13 years for raping a university student in Australia. Harjot Hundal Singh, 27, pleaded guilty to rape, abduction and intentionally causing injury, ... Read more...

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Oz teacher jailed for secretly filming pupils undressing


August 9th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Aug 9 (ANI): A former drama teacher at an exclusive Melbourne school has been jailed for 21 months after he secretly filmed students undressing with a camera hidden under his desk.Mark ... Read more...

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Indian national pleads guilty to student’s brutal rape in Melbourne


August 5th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 5(ANI): A 27-year-old Indian national has pleaded guilty to abduction, rape and causing injury to a university student in Melbourne. The Victorian County Court on Thursday heard that the attack ... Read more...

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Oz man who raped a woman he met on dating site jailed for 3yrs


July 30th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 30 (ANI): A man has been jailed for three years after he raped a woman he met on an Internet dating site.Melbourne's Roy Hronas had consensual sex with the woman ... Read more...

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Australian teacher avoids jail due to cancer


July 29th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, July 29 (IANS) A teacher at a school for deaf in Melbourne who allegedly made students expose themselves in class has avoided prison because he has cancer. The unnamed man, 55, asked ... Read more...

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Australian jailed for having 60,000 child pornography images


July 26th, 2010 - 11:36 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, July 26 (IANS) An Australian man has been sentenced to five years in prison for downloading nearly 60,000 "depraved and disgusting" child pornography images. Ian David Blundell, 31, downloaded 56,767 pornographic images, ... Read more...

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Oz chef jailed for groping employees at hotel


July 15th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 15 (ANI): A country hotel chef in Victoria, Australia, who had been groping employees at the pub for over six years, has been sentenced to jail.Gregory Barry Fowles was found ... Read more...

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Indian hunted, bashed and robbed, Australian court told


July 15th, 2010 - 7:44 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, July 15 (IANS) A 23-year-old Indian student was hunted before being robbed, bashed and left unconscious at a telephone booth in Melbourne by a group of three youngsters, an Australian ... Read more...

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Australia needs more judges for sex trials


July 11th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, July 11 (IANS) With the growing number of sex offences, a senior judge in Australia has said the nation needs more judicial appointments to reduce the backlog of cases. Victorian county court's ... Read more...

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Oz Fritzl charged for sexually abusing daughters for 14 yrs


June 30th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 30 (ANI): In an astonishing similarity to Josef Fritzl's case, a father sexually abused his two daughters for 14 years, hiding the dark secret behind the facade of a happy ... Read more...

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Incestuous father jailed in Australia


June 15th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, June 15 (IANS) A 33-year-old single father was Tuesday sentenced to seven-and-a-half years imprisonment for sexually abusing his 11-year-old daughter. The man, who cannot be named, committed the crime between December 2008 ... Read more...

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Oz man jailed for beating, sexually assaulting 11-yr-old daughter


June 15th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 15 (ANI): An Australian man has been sentenced to seven-and-a-half years jail for sexually assaulting and beating his 11-year-old daughter.The Victorian County Court was told on June 15 that the ... Read more...

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Incestuous father jailed in Australia


June 9th, 2010 - 9:47 am ICT by IANS
Melbourne, June 9 (IANS) A man was sentenced to 13 years imprisonment for sexually abusing her teenaged daughter and forcing her into prostitution. The 58-year-old man pleaded guilty to six counts, including two ... Read more...

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Indian jailed in Australia for sexually abusing children


May 31st, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, May 31 (IANS) An Indian salesman in Australia was sentenced to jail Monday after being convicted of sexually assaulting children and possessing child pornography. Mujahed Ur-Rahman, 29, pleaded guilty to sexually penetrating ... Read more...

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29-year-old Indian national jailed in Australia for sexual assault of a minor girl


May 31st, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 31(ANI): A 29-year-old Indian national has been jailed for at least two years and three months for sexually assaulting a nine-year-old girl in Melbourne, Australia.According to reports, Mujahed Ur-Rahman had ... Read more...

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Indian-origin male nurse jailed in Australia for sex with patient


April 8th, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 8(ANI): An Indian-origin nurse, Kennedy Swamy, has been jailed for a maximum of three years for having sex with a patient with bipolar disorder at a Melbourne hospital last month.Swamy, ... Read more...

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Indian-origin nurse jailed for having sex with patient


April 8th, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, April 8 (IANS) An Indian-origin male nurse has been jailed for having sex with a patient at a Melbourne youth mental health centre, a media report said Thursday. Kennedy Swamy, who migrated ... Read more...

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Teen-aged Australian attackers of Indian set free


February 17th, 2010 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Feb 17 (IANS) Two teenaged brothers, detained for less than a year over a brutal attack on a group of Indians which left one of the victims in a coma, have ... Read more...

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‘Victorian Fritzl’ who fathered four kids with daughter jailed for 22 years


February 15th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 15 (ANI): A Victoria man, who fathered four children with his daughter and abused her for more than 30 years, has been sentenced to 22 years in prison.The abuse started ... Read more...

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Victorian Fritzl threatened to kill daughter


January 29th, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): The woman, who became a victim of sexual abuse at the hands of her Victorian father, told the court she feared if she fled he would hunt her ... Read more...

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‘Victorian Fritzl’ pleads guilty to incest


December 18th, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 18 (ANI): A Victorian man who fathered four children by his daughter has pleaded guilty to 13 charges including incest.The Victorian County Court heard the Gippsland man, aged in his ... Read more...

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