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Keyword: Rapes & Killings Of WOMEN

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News & Analysis

Dangerous to be Female in India

Khadijah Ali

Rabi' al-Thani 13, 14392018-01-01

Rapes, including gang rapes and other forms of violence continue to escalate against women in India.

Daily News Analysis

Gang-raped Filipino worker dies in Saudi hospital

Crescent International

Dhu al-Qa'dah 17, 14372016-08-20

A Filipino domestic worker has died in hospital after being gang-raped by her Saudi employer. Will her employer face the death penalty for not one but two crimes: rape and murder?

Daily News Analysis

Saudi rapist escapes from India without facing the law

Crescent International

Dhu al-Hijjah 03, 14362015-09-17

Rape is a very serious charge to be leveled against anyone. When a Saudi diplomat was accused of repeatedly raping two Nepalis women for several months, the police registered a case against him. But under pressure from the Saudi regime, the diplomat was whisked out of India last night. Isn't rape a very serious crime and don't women have any rights to secure justice for the horrific indignity they have suffered...

Daily News Analysis

Saudi court sentences gang-rape victim to 200 lashes, 6-month jail term

Crescent International

Jumada' al-Ula' 16, 14362015-03-07

The Saudi regime and its court system are run by primitive savages. This was proved yet again when a gang-rape victim was sentenced to 200 lashes and six-month jail term for speaking to the media against the court verdict. The rapists--seven men--got away lightly.

Daily News Analysis

How the takfiris lure young girls into their web

Crescent International

Dhu al-Hijjah 26, 14352014-10-21

The takfiris are using the Internet to lure young Muslim and convert girls into their web of evil. Most of these girls are used virtually as slaves.

Daily News Analysis

Pakistan: How a murder was spun into ‘stoning to death’ story

Crescent International

Sha'ban 08, 14352014-06-06

Pakistani media outlets have sold themselves for a few dollars to run down Islam and Pakistan as the tragic murder of Farzana Parveen shows. What was a cold blooded murder by the family has been turned into 'stoning to death' story to please the media's Islam-hating Western masters. Once the truth is established, the media outlets, anchors and their owners ought to be brought before the court and given exemplary punishment for spreading lies.

Daily News Analysis

Two more girls raped in India; two police officers among rapists

Crescent International

Sha'ban 01, 14352014-05-30

Rape is becoming so widespread in India that many women are now afraid to come out. Women are targeted everywhere: in the cities as well as villages as the horrible case of two young girls gang-raped on May 27 shows. The assailants included two police officers. Where should the victims turn to for help if the police themselves are involved? India claims to be the world's largest democracy; it is the world's biggest rapist nation.

Letters To The Editor

Indian rapes

Kimberley Scott

Rabi' al-Thani 29, 14352014-03-01

The truth about rapes in India has shocked this reader who was led to believe that India is the “largest democracy” in the world.

News & Analysis

Alarming rise in Indian rape cases

Shabana Akhter

Rabi' al-Thani 01, 14352014-02-01

Rape is becoming so widespread in India that many women despair of ever getting any justice. The problem is deeply rooted in India’s predominantly Hindu religion and culture.

Daily News Analysis

Delhi has become the rape capital of the world

Crescent International

Rabi' al-Awwal 15, 14352014-01-16

Rape has become a common feature of life in India. Women are humiliated and suppressed and their rape is considered a normal part of life. The latest assault and rape of a 51-year-old Danish tourist right in the heart of Delhi once again shines light on this very serious problem.

Editor's Desk

Alarming rise in dowry-related deaths in India


Dhu al-Hijjah 27, 14342013-11-01

India claims to be the world’s largest democracy and that it is making great economic progress but none of this has trickled to the women of India. Dowry-related deaths have increased alarmingly and are drawing attention.

Letters To The Editor

Saudis, Qataris and Syrian girls

Abdul Samad Khan

Jumada' al-Akhirah 20, 14342013-05-01

It is truly shocking that the Saudis and Qataris would stoop so low as to target vulnerable Syrian refugees in camps in Jordan and Turkey. Muslim should take note against these corrupters and take steps to get rid of them.

News & Analysis

Saudi “celebrity” preacher raped and murdered five-year-old daughter

Tahir Mustafa

Rabi' al-Thani 19, 14342013-03-01

People in Saudi Arabia were outraged when a court said a preacher who was convicted of raping and brutally murdering his five-year-old daughter was to be set free after a few months in jail and paying “blood money” to the girl’s mother. What kind of law exists in the archaic kingdom?

Letters To The Editor

Indian state crimes in Kashmir

Iqbal A. Khawaja

Rabi' al-Thani 19, 14342013-03-01

What Indian occupation troops are doing in Kashmir, especially the gang rape of women, and the fact that not one perpetrator has been punished, indicates direct complicity of the Indian state in such crimes. The west’s silence over these crimes is equally shocking—and revealing.


India’s gang rape case illuminates the violence of neoliberalism

Zainab Cheema

Rabi' al-Awwal 20, 14342013-02-01

India’s gang rape case has brought out the best and worst in people. Concern for the victim and refusal to allow the police or courts to sweep it under the rug has at the same time exposed the caste prejudice that pervades India despite its claims to modernism.

News & Analysis

Documenting Indian state crimes in Kashmir

Waseem Shehzad

Rabi' al-Awwal 20, 14342013-02-01

Indian occupation forces have been involved in horrible crimes against defenceless civilians in Kashmir for decades. While India refuses to allow international human rights organizations or the media to visit the state, an Indian human rights organization has painstakingly documented specific crimes and identified the names of perpetrators that the Indian government refuses to punish.

Editor's Desk

Rape crimes on the increase in India

Zafar Bangash

Safar 19, 14342013-01-01

The December 16 gang-rape by six men and the subsequent death of a 23-year-old student has once again put the spotlight on this serious crime in India. Each year some 24,000 women are raped—a figure considered grossly under-reported because of the stigma attached with it—the issue has aroused the general public.

Letters To The Editor

US sex crimes

David Kemp

Rajab 11, 14332012-06-01

Sister Zainab Cheema’s shocking statistics about sexual violence in the US military as well as prisons (Crescent, 5-2012), is merely a reflection of the reality of life in much of the Western world.

News & Analysis

The unreported massacre and rape of Muslims in Guinea

Fahad Ansari

Shawwal 22, 14312010-10-01

There is no clearer example of this than the deafening silence and paralysis inflicting the Muslims of the world when it comes to defending oppressed Muslims of Africa, and in particular Sub-Saharan Africa, or “Black Africa”.

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