Friday, 18 January 2019

Tag Archives: rape

Rape case against Alok Nath lodged on false report, says court

BOLLYWOOD: In what could be seen as a huge relief for rape-accused Alok Nath, a sessions court in Mumbai has suggested that writer-filmmaker Vinta Nanda might not be telling the truth. The court order reads, “(Vinta Nanda) remembers the entire incident, but she does not remember the date and month ...

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Natalie Portman on being sexualised as a child actor

HOLLYWOOD: Being famous comes with its own hazards. After spending about 25 years in the show business, Hollywood actor Natalie Portman said that being sexualised as a child star made her feel unsafe. The 37-year-old actor who made her debut at the age of 13 in 1994’s ‘The Professional’ at ...

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Alia’s mother reveals someone tried to rape her on film set

BOLLYWOOD actress Alia Bhatt’s mother Soni Razdan recalled her sad memory when ‘somebody’ tried to rape her during a film shoot. Razdan narrated, “I have been very lucky in the sense that I haven’t faced it very obviously when I have gone and approached someone for work. But I have ...

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Suspect in Bulgarian journalist’s rape, murder held in Germany

SOFIA: Police in Germany have arrested a man in connection with the rape and brutal murder of Bulgarian television journalist Viktoria Marinova, Bulgarian officials said Wednesday. But they said it does not appear that the murder was linked to her work as a journalist. The suspect was picked up late ...

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Kangana Ranaut’s hairstylist arrested for allegedly raping a minor

Indian police has arrested the Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut’s hairstylist, Brendon Allister De Gee, on charges of raping a minor. According to Indian media, the hairstylist was arrested from the set of one of Kangana Ranaut’s upcoming movies. “We have arrested Kangana Ranaut’s hairstylist,” said a senior police official. The ...

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I’m a victim of sexual assault and rape: White House adviser

WASHINGTON: Kellyanne Conway, an adviser to President Donald Trump, said that she was the victim of sexual assault and that women who survive such experiences should be heard. “I feel very empathetic, frankly, for victims of sexual assault and sexual harassment and rape,” Conway told CNN while defending the Supreme ...

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Nepal to ban porn sites to curb rising rape cases

The Nepalese government said on Friday that it will block the publication and dissemination of pornographic content in the country, citing an increase in incidents of rape. The Ministry for Information and Communication issued a release citing pornographic content to be the reason for rape. “The Criminal Code 2071 article ...

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