Tuesday, 25 September 2018

Tag Archives: rape

EU blasts Myanmar’s jailing of reporters

STRASBOURG: The EU’s diplomatic chief condemned Myanmar’s jailing of two Reuters journalists, hours after the country’s tarnished democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi strongly defended the men’s treatment. A court in Myanmar jailed Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo for seven years last week for breaching the country’s hardline Official ...

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Katy denies Dr Luke rape claims

LOS ANGELES: Katy Perry has denied allegations that Dr Luke raped her. The 33-year-old singer’s testimony in Dr Luke and Kesha’s ongoing court case- in which Kesha is being sued for defamation by the producer after she accused him of sexually assaulting her and giving her drugs against her will ...

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Kangana Ranaut normalizes lynching, rape of Muslims

BOLLYWOOD actress Kangana Ranaut stirred controversy with controversial comments normalizing lynching of Muslims in India. Kangana Ranaut made these remarks during interaction with Jaggi Vasudev, popularly known as Sadhguru in “In Conversation with the Mystic”. Jaggi said, “[In villages] How many thousand head of cattle you owned decided how rich ...

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Fines for sex harassment on streets are approved in France

AP: French lawmakers gave final passage Wednesday to a bill that expands the criminal definition of child rape and outlaws sex harassment on the street, measures the government described as a signal of deep social change. The legislation approved in the lower house of the French parliament classifies relations between ...

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Mithun Chakraborty’s son gets married, out on bail in rape case

MUMBAI: Mithun Chakraborty’s son Mahaakshay Chakraborty aka Mimoh tied the knot with girlfriend Madalsa Sharma in Ooty on Tuesday. The actor earlier received bail in the rape case of a Bhojpuri actor. It is reported that Mimoh got his marriage with southern actress Madalsa Sharma registered on July 7 after ...

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Mithun Chakraborty’s son, wife accused of rape

A court here on Saturday granted anticipatory bail to Bollywood star Mithun Chakraborty’s son Mahaakshay and wife Yogita Bali who have been booked for rape and cheating. Special Judge Ashutosh Kumar granted bail to the two asking them to furnish a personal bond of Rs 0.1 million (1 lakh) with two ...

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Indian police arrest principal, 5 others in rape of student

PATNA: Police in eastern India have arrested a school principal, two teachers and three students after a teenage girl blamed them and another 13 schoolmates for repeatedly raping her for the last seven months, police said Saturday. Police arrested the six after the girl named the 19 accused in a ...

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Morgan Freeman apologises after sexual harassment claims

HOLLYWOOD: Octogenarian Oscar-winner Morgan Freeman apologised Thursday after a report of multiple sexual harassment accusations, making the actor the latest high-profile figure to face allegations of misconduct in the #MeToo era. Sixteen people – eight of whom say they were victims – described to CNN a range of troubling behavior ...

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