Roman Polanski wants to get rape case dismissed

 Roman Polanski has enlisted an attorney to help him close the long-simmering statutory rape case first brought against him in 1977.

Senior MP police officer suspended after rape FIR

Madhya Pradesh government on Monday suspended a senior police officer after a case of rape was registered against him by a woman in Jaipur.

Delhi court acquits man of charges of raping, forcibly marrying woman

A man, accused of raping a woman and forcibly marrying her by threatening to post her obscene pictures on social networking sites, has been freed by a Delhi court.

Singer Ankit Tiwari sent to judicial custody till May 26

Playback singer Ankit Tiwari, who is facing rape charges levelled against him by his girlfriend, has been remanded to judicial custody till May 26. The `Aashiqui 2` singer has been accused of allegedly raping his female friend on several occasions on the pretext of marriage.

Narayan Sai`s police custody extended till December 18

A magistrate`s court here on Friday extended the police custody of Asaram Bapu`s son Narayan Sai till December 18 in a rape case.

Indian doctor found guilty of rape charges in Australia

A 39-year-old Indian doctor was found guilty by Australian Supreme Court of raping two women during consultations, even as he pleaded not guilty to the charges.

Digvijay regrets allotting land to Asaram during his tenure

Congress leader Digvijay Singh has said he committed a "mistake" by allotting land to Asaram Bapu, who is facing rape charges, during his tenure as chief minister and demanded that BJP government cancel the lease.

Rape charge against Asaram could be politically motivated: Minister

Madhya Pradesh Industries Minister Kailash Vijaywargia on Saturday alleged the charge of sexual assault against Asaram Bapu could be "politically motivated" as he has been critical of top Congress leadership.

Lankan army rebuts rape charges in HRW report

Sri Lanka Tuesday dismissed as "fabricated lies", a report by a leading rights group alleging that its military used rape to torture suspected Tamil rebels.

`CB-CID to probe rape charges in Bhatta Parsaul`

UP govt informed the National Human Rights Commission that it has asked its CB-CID to further probe into the allegations of rapes in Bhatta-Parsaul.

US: Indian cab driver held on rape charges

An Indian cab driver here has been
arrested on charges that he raped and robbed a 26-year-old passenger in his taxi last year.

Cop facing rape charges sacked from service

A police constable attached to Police Headquarters here has been dismissed from service for facing rape charges twice within six months.

Policeman, his 2 relatives booked on rape charges

A police head constable and his two nephews were on Monday charged with committing rape with a married woman at Nihalsinghwala in the district.

J&K rape: Family contradicts woman`s version

The rape controversy took a new
turn when the husband and mother-in-law of the woman claimed before police that she suffered from mental.

Eleven DRCongo troops to go on trial on rape charges

Eleven government troops,
are to go on trial in eastern DR
Congo on charges of raping.

Singer to answer rape charges

Kalimba to appear before a judge to exercise his right not to make a statement.

Shiney Ahuja never raped me, backtracks ‘victim’ maid

More than a year after Shiney Ahuja was accused of raping his housemaid, the latter has reportedly told the court that the actor “never” raped her.

Famed Russian conductor charged with raping boy

Famed Russian conductor Mikhail Pletnev has been charged in Thailand with raping a boy aged under 15, a crime that carries up to 20 years in prison, police said Wednesday.

SC says "case is unusual", acquits man of rape charges

Disbelieving the prosecution version that the accused also suffered injuries while raping the victim who was much older than him, the SC has acquitted a man who was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment for raping a housewife.