Incest

40-year-old widow set to marry her 23-year-old son, is pregnant with his child

40-year-old widow set to marry her 23-year-old son, is pregnant with his child

Undoubtedly, we rarely come across news stories like this!

Feb 29, 2016, 16:59 PM IST
Kolkata's house of horror: Shocking tale of death, skeletons and incest

Kolkata's house of horror: Shocking tale of death, skeletons and incest

City cops who accidentally discovered a man living with skeletons of his sister and two pet dogs while investigating the case of death of a septuagenarian thought they had stumbled onto a twisted tale of gore, but the diary of the only surviving member of the family revealed that the wicked plot contained death and incest as well.

Jun 12, 2015, 19:37 PM IST

German ethics council calls for decriminalizing incest between siblings

Germany`s national ethics council has called for an end to the criminalisation of incest between siblings.

Sep 25, 2014, 18:00 PM IST

Brother, sister have sex after watching 'The Notebook', arrested

A brother and a sister were arrested by the police for having sex near a church in Effingham County in the state of Georgia.

Aug 31, 2014, 20:50 PM IST

`Pregnant suicidal Irish women denied abortion right`

In new guidelines by the Irish government, pregnant women could be denied having an abortion even at suicide risk after conceiving as a result of rape or incest.

Aug 08, 2014, 16:07 PM IST

In 95% cases of rape in 2013, culprits known to victims: NCRB

In almost 95 out of every 100 cases of rape registered in the country last year, the culprits were known to their victims, according to a report by the National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB).

Jul 20, 2014, 18:12 PM IST

Australia judge probed for saying incest `may be accepted`

An Australian judge will be investigated for his "appalling" comments on incest, in which he reportedly said sex between siblings was gaining social acceptance just like homosexuality, authorities said Friday.

Jul 11, 2014, 12:03 PM IST

Man held for raping daughter

A 47-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping his teenaged daughter for the last several months, police said.

Jun 28, 2014, 20:08 PM IST

Saudi beheads man for incest

Saudi authorities today beheaded a man convicted of incest in the south of the conservative Muslim kingdom, the Interior Ministry said.

Dec 10, 2013, 22:09 PM IST

Man arrested for raping minor daughter

A man was arrested on Friday for allegedly raping his minor daughter repeatedly for last five months at Kanwali village in Sonepat district.

Jul 12, 2013, 21:30 PM IST

Fritzl incest dungeon filled with cement

Austrian construction workers on Thursday began filling in with concrete a cellar where the notorious Josef Fritzl kept his daughter prisoner for 24 years and fathered seven children with her.

Jun 20, 2013, 22:22 PM IST

Man rapes daughter in Mainpuri

A father allegedly raped his
teenage daughter in Barnahal area of the district, police said on Sunday.

Apr 28, 2013, 16:21 PM IST

Voice keeps incest at bay in the wild

Voice recognition is one way that mammals in the wild avoid the dangers of inbreeding with paternal kin, researchers in a US university have found.

Nov 30, 2012, 13:23 PM IST

Ashley Judd speaks out about incest and abuse in new memoir

Hollywood actress and activist Ashley Judd has spoken for the first time about the sexual abuse suffered by her as a child.

Mar 31, 2011, 15:28 PM IST

DNA tests could also accidentally reveal incest

The test analysis for patterns of single changes in genetic code that can point to known disorders.

Feb 11, 2011, 09:39 AM IST

DNA tests could also accidentally reveal incest

The test analysis for patterns of single changes in genetic code that can point to known disorders.

Feb 11, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Alarming increase in incest rape cases

In a startling finding, the latest crime data released by government shows there has been over 30 percent increase in incest rape cases in 2009 over the previous year.

Jan 23, 2011, 14:09 PM IST

People are sexually attracted to their kin, and their own selves

People tend to develop an attraction towards others who resemble their kin or themselves, according to a research.

Jul 30, 2010, 16:27 PM IST

Social activists back suggestion on incest law

A city court`s suggestion for enacting a separate law to deal with incest has been supported by social activists who say it will help check exploitation of women and children.

Apr 25, 2010, 18:14 PM IST

‘Victorian Fritzl’ jailed for 22 years for fathering kids with daughter

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.

Feb 15, 2010, 10:49 AM IST