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Tag Archives: school girl

Death penalty for 16 who set Bangladeshi student on fire

DHAKA: A Bangladesh court has sentenced 16 people to death for the murder of a student set on fire after accusing her teacher of sexual harassment. Nusrat Jahan Rafi, 19, died in April in Feni, a small town some 160km (100 miles) outside the capital Dhaka. Among those found guilty ...

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Gunmen kidnap six schoolgirls in Nigeria

KADUNA: Gunmen kidnapped six schoolgirls and two staff members from a boarding school in northern Nigeria, police said. Police said the girls and staff were taken in the early morning from a school called Engravers College in a remote area near the village of Kakau Daji in Kaduna state. It ...

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Bangladesh charges 16 for burning school girl alive

DHAKA: The Bangladesh police on Wednesday sought the death penalty for the 16 people accused of killing a teenaged school girl who was burnt to death by her madrasa principal for reporting a sexual harassment case against him, according to a media report. Nusrat Jahan Rafi, 18, was set on ...

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Parineeti Chopra to shoot ‘The Girl on the Train’ in UK

BOLLYWOOD actress Parineeti Chopra will head to England, where she pursued her studies, for two months to shoot the official remake of the acclaimed Hollywood film “The Girl on the Train”. She is looking forward to all work, and no play. She will head there mid-July. “I am super excited ...

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‘Rebuked’ by teachers, School girl ‘kills herself’ in Bangladesh

DHAKA: A student of Viqarunnisa Noon School and College reportedly committed suicide at their Shantinagar residence in the city on Monday after allegedly being rebuked by teachers for using mobile phone during examination. The deceased was identified as Aritree Adhikari, a Class-IX student and daughter of Dilip Odhikari. The principal ...

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Indian minor girl allegedly kidnapped, raped by school headmaster

HYDERABAD: In yet another incident of heinous crime, a minor girl was allegedly kidnapped and raped by the headmaster of an Upper Primary School and his nephew. This incident took place at Shamsabad area. According to the details furnished by ACP of Shamsabad Police, Mr. S. Ashok Kumar Goud, the ...

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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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12-year-old girl in custody after school shooting

LOS ANGELES: A shooting at a Los Angeles middle school classroom Thursday that left one boy in critical condition, injured four others and had panicked parents in tears was an accident, police said. The shooting was reported just before 9 a.m. and within minutes a 12-year-old girl was taken into ...

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Millionaire’s daughter kills six after ramming into crowd

KHARKIV, Ukraine: A millionaire’s daughter killed six people after she “jumped a red light and rammed into a crowd” at a pedestrian crossing, police say. The 20-year-old’s speeding Lexus struck another vehicle before landing on its wheels and crashing into a group waiting to cross the road. Six were killed, ...

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Teacher who had ‘near daily sex’ with 13-year-old pupil

TEXAS: A middle school teacher who admitted having ‘near-daily sex’ with a 13-year-old pupil has been jailed for 10 years. Alexandria Vera, 24, claimed the boy’s parents were happy that their son stayed over at her house and even approved of her keeping his baby when she fell pregnant by ...

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