Tag: Rape

Chemical castration for Indonesian rapist of 9 children

An Indonesian man will face chemical castration, a landmark ruling that now imposes harsher punishment for sex offenders. Muh Aris bin Syukur was convicted of the rape of nine young girls between 2015 and 2018 in Mojokerto, Indonesia and was sentenced at a court in East Java under the Presidential...

Police to charge Malaysian state assemblyman for the rape of Indonesian maid

Malaysian police say it will today, August 23, charge a member of the Perak executive council led by the Pakatan Harapan for the rape of his Indonesian maid. In July, the police received a report from the woman stating her employer, who is also an exco member,...

Man who filmed rape at Downtown East chalet gets jail and $20,800 fine

Singapore — A Malaysian club cashier who filmed the rape of an unconscious woman at Downtown East got a one year and three months jail sentence along with a S$20,800 fine. Gan Soon Chai (34), a cashier at Club V5 Tycoon at Cuscaden Road, pleaded guilty to...

MPs lash out at senator who said men need protection from women who may seduce them

A Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) or Justice Party Senator wants to protect men from being 'seduced' by women that could lead to rape. His comments unleashed a flood of criticism against him from his own party MP's. Mohd Imran Abd Hamid has proposed the enactment of...

Thousands protest in Myanmar over toddler rape case

Thousands of protesters marched in Yangon Saturday as outrage over the rape of a two-year-old spilled onto the streets following a viral online campaign in a case that has left Myanmar society reeling. The assault took place in May in Myanmar's capital Naypyidaw but a...

Malaysian woman working in SG alleges that she was almost raped on a bus

A Malaysian woman who works in Singapore alleged that she was almost the victim of rape as she travelled on a bus back to Johor Bahru. The older sister of the victim, Ashlynn Yong, wrote a series of events that happened to her sister as...

Brutal rape and murder of eight year-old girl in India

Following the brutal gang rape and murder of eight year-old girl Asifa Bano, an image has been circulating on Facebook regarding a ‘Section 233’ of the Indian penal code. The image states that a new law has been passed by the Indian government. It reads,...

Grab driver joins Uber drivers in despicable acts

A drunken woman said she was sexually assaulted at the wee hours in the morning by a Grab driver. Serdang OCPD Asst Comm Megat Mohamad Aminudin Megat Alias said police received a report from a 29-year-old woman who claimed that she was raped by a...

India: Supreme Court upholds death sentence in rape-murder case

The Supreme Court on Friday upheld the Delhi High Court and trial court decision to award death to all four convicts in the December 16, 2012 gang rape and murder. The judgment was received with an applause from those in the court. The convicts’ lawyer, AP Singh,...

Malaysia: 28,741 rape cases in last nine years!

The recently released country report on Human Rights by the United States revealed that Malaysia saw a massive 28, 741 rape cases between 2005 and 2014. These figures, the report said were according to women’s groups, indicates on average 10 women in the country were...