Fourth grader ‘raped’ in Satkhira

A case was filed with Sadar police station on Wednesday over the alleged rape of a Class-IV girl by one of her neighbours at Jifulbaria village on 29 March. The accused has been identified as Abdus ...

Two arrested for ‘raping’ female worker

Police arrested two persons from Gutudia village in Dumuria upazila early Thursday in a case over raping a textile mill worker. The arrestees are—Rezwan, 36, son of Abdul Karim and Arif, son of ...

Bank official sent to jail for rape threat against AC (Land)

A court in Jashore on Monday sent a bank official to jail over threatening to rape Sayema Hasan, former assistant commissioner (Land) of Monirampur upazila.

Youth arrested over ‘gang-rape’ of schoolgirl in Pabna

Police arrested a young man from Muladuli area in Pabna’s Iswardi upazila on Monday over the alleged gang-rape of a Class-V girl after abduction, reports UNB.

Four Nirbhaya gang-rape convicts hanged

India executed four men on Friday for the gang-rape and murder of a woman on a Delhi bus in 2012 that sparked huge nationwide protests and international revulsion.

'Rape attempt' sends BGB member to jail

A member of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) was sent to prison on Sunday for allegedly trying to rape a first grader in Cumilla's Burichong upazila.

3 get life for raping girl in Thakurgaon

A Thakurgaon court on Thursday convicted three people and sentenced them to life term imprisonment in a case filed over gang-rape of a young girl in 2008

Two RU students arrested on rape charges

Police on Thursday arrested three people, including two students of Rajshahi University (RU), in connection with two rape cases filed with Motihar police station.

Weinstein sentenced to 23 years in prison

During the sentencing hearing, prosecutor Joan Illuzzi asked Burke to impose 25 years or "near" 25 years in prison for his conviction on a charge of criminal sexual act in the first degree involving ...

Man sentenced to death for killing Saima after rape

A tribunal in Dhaka on Monday sentenced a young man to death in the case over the killing of Samia Afrin Saima, a seven-year-old girl, after rape in the city's Wari area last year

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