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  • Surgeon and girlfriend in US charged with rape, police suspect ‘hundreds’ of possible victims

    Los Angeles: An orthopaedic surgeon in California who once appeared on a dating reality show and his girlfriend have been charged with drugging and sexually assaulting two women, in a case prosecutors suspect might involve hundreds of other victims. Authorities told AFP on Tuesday they had received dozens of leads in the probe, just hours after a press conference held to try to encourage other women to come forward.

  • Bhopal: Inmates narrate their horror at Ashram

    “Sai Viklang Ashram director MP Awasthi raped me when I was only eight, I want him to be hanged for his act,” said a speech and hearing impaired rape survivor here on Friday. Rani (name change), was one of the 40 students of Sai Viklang Ashram who have levelled serious allegations like sexual assault and murder on hostel director Awasthi. He is a satyr and never spare anyone, alleged the inmates while

  • Delhi: 3-year-old girl sexually assaulted in school

    New Delhi: A three-and-a-half-year-old girl was allegedly sexually assaulted in her school at north west Delhi’s Mukherjee Nagar, police said Wednesday. The incident was reported by the victim’s father on Tuesday, they said.

  • Maharashtra: Fruit vendor arrested for sodomising 5-year-old boy in Palghar

    Thane: A fruit vendor has been arrested for allegedly sodomising a five-year-old boy in Maharashtra’s Palghar district, police said today. The 20-year-old accused took the boy from outside his house in Nallasopara, about 45 kilometres from here, at around 4pm yesterday and sexually assaulted him at an isolated place in Kazi Chawl in Vakanpada, said assistant inspector S S Chowdhary of Valiv police station.

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    Mumbai: Trombay man gets 7 years’ rigorous imprisonment under POCSO

    Mumbai: The special court designated to hear cases under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO) sentenced a 55-year-old-man, a resident of Trombay, to seven years’ rigorous imprisonment for sexually assaulting two minor girls.

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    Member of Backstreet boys Nick Carter being investigated over sexual assault charges

    Los Angeles: Nick Carter, the 38-year-old member of the Backstreet Boys, is currently being investigated by the Los Angeles (LA) County District Attorney’s Office in connection with alleged charges of sexual assault levelled against him. The Santa Monica Police Department brought the case forward on Tuesday, the LA district attorney’s office told Fox News.

  • Bhopal: 2 constables nabbed for sexually assaulting woman

    Bhopal: Hanumanganj police have nabbed two constables-a traffic police constable posted in the state capital and a constable posted at 29th Battalion Datia, for sexually assaulting a 29-year-old divorcee woman at Shanti Lodge. Police said that the women came into contact with Yogendra and became friend with him during one of his postings.

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    Bihar: 40 minor girls raped in Muzaffarpur shelter home, charges that girl was killed and buried

    Muzaffarpur: Gory details are emerging from a state-funded shelter home in Muzaffarpur where more than 40 minor girls were allegedly sexually assaulted over a period of time. When police reached the spot, one of the victims revealed her ordeal and told interrogators that a girl was allegedly killed and buried underground in the premises of the home. Cops will now dig the compound to ascertain if the claims made by the inmate are

  • Watch Video: 17 men who raped 11-year-old for months in Chennai thrashed by lawyers in court premises

    Chennai: Some of the accused arrested in connection with the alleged sexual assault of an 11-year-old girl here were manhandled by a group of advocates today at a court complex. Meanwhile, the Madras High Court Advocates Association (MHAA) has decided not to represent the accused persons in the case considering the nature of the alleged crime, its president G Mohanakrishnan said.

  • I didn’t really know the man: Robin Wright on Kevin Spacey

    Los Angeles: “House Of Cards” actress Robin Wright has broken her silence on her former co-star Kevin Spacey, who is facing multiple sexual assault allegations, saying she didn’t really know him beyond the “action and cut”.

  • Mithun Chakraborty’s son Mahaakshay sedated my client’s drink, claims lawyer

    New Delhi: Days after a Delhi court ordered the registration of an FIR against Mithun Chakraborty’s wife Yogeeta Bali and son Mahaakshay on charges of rape, cheating and causing miscarriage without consent, the lawyer of the victim claimed that his client’s drink was drugged before the incident.

  • Kevin Spacey faces new sexual assault allegations

    Washington D.C.: American star Kevin Spacey, who has already been accused of three sexual assault allegations, is now accused of three more, bringing the total number of cases against him to six. Scotland Yard is investigating three new sexual assault allegations against the ‘House of cards’ star, dating back to 1996.

  • Mankhurd: Stepfather convicted for sexually assaulting minor daughter

    Mumbai: The special court designated to hear cases under POCSO convicted a 43-year-old Mankhurd resident and sentenced him to seven years rigorous imprisonment for sexually assaulting his stepdaughter and threatening to kill her mother if she disclosed his inappropriate behaviour to anyone.

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    Hollywood star Sylvester Stallone under probe for sexual assault

    Los Angeles: US prosecutors have launched a probe to determine whether film star Sylvester Stallone should be charged in connection with a sexual assault reported last year, a spokesman said. “A case was presented today by the Santa Monica Police Department regarding Sylvester Stallone,” Greg Risling, a spokesman at the Los Angeles District Attorney’s office, told AFP yesterday. “It is under review by our sex crime task

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    Harvey Weinstein in trouble once again, hit with new accusations of sexual assault

    New York: Three actresses have filed a new lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein alleging sexual assault and urged other victims of the disgraced Hollywood producer to come forward and join their complaint. Melissa Thompson, one of the women filing the class action lawsuit yesterday, said she was sexually assaulted by Weinstein during a 2011 meeting to discuss a new marketing tool. Following public revelations last year about his