KATHAMNDU, Feb 22: A man committed suicide after killing his wife, daughter and granddaughter in Swayambhu, Nagarjun Municipality-6, Kathmandu, on Wednesday. According to the police, Raju Ghimire (Kaji BK), 37, who hails from Dudh Kunda Municipality-10 of Solukhumbu and was living in Swayambhu Bhairab Tole killed his wife Ishwari Shrestha (Premkumari Shrestha), 38, eight-year-old daughter Anisha Shrestha and two-and-a-half-year-old granddaughter Shivani Shrestha.

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: Aarti Giri, the wife of district judge Bhuwan Giri, who was arrested in connection with a rape case, attempted self-immolation outside the Supreme Court (SC).

KATHMANDU, Jan 11: Gaushala 26 has lodged a complaint with the Cyber Bureau of Nepal Police against disclosing her identity as a victim in the cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane rape case.

KATHMANDU, Jan 11: Cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane’s lawyer Saroj Krishna Ghimire is preparing to appeal in the High Court for justice, insisting that Lamichhane is not found guilty on any basis, reason, or evidence.

KATHMANDU, Jan 10: Kathmandu District Court has sentenced cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane to eight years in imprison in connection with a rape case.

KATHMANDU, March 27: Lawyers of rape-accused cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane have requested the Kathamndu District Court to postpone the hearing of the case scheduled for Monday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 6: During the recent course of investigation into the rape and murder of 13-year-old girl Nirmala Panta from Kanchanpur, police have arrested two Indian nationals.

KATHMANDU, Oct 10: The Kathmandu District Court has extended the judicial remand of Cricketer Sandeep Lamichhane, who was arrested on the charge of raping a 17-year-old girl, by three more days for investigation.

KATHMANDU, Sept 18: The police have started the process of issuing a notice through Interpol to arrest the suspended skipper of the Nepali national cricket team (men) Sandeep Lamichhane, who is accused of raping a 17-year-old girl, a minor as per the prevailing law.

KATHMANDU, August 26: Niharika Rajput, who is known as the single mother, has filed a complaint against actress Karisma Manandhar for publishing her private photos on Facebook without permission.

KATHMANDU, June 12: Nepal Law Commission has drawn a preliminary conclusion suggesting that the statute of limitation should be extended only in the rape cases involving minors. Following the demand to make changes to the statute of limitations specified by Section 229 of the National Penal Code Act regarding coercive control, the Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs gave the commission the responsibility to study the issue and report whether it would be appropriate to extend or reduce the time limit.

KATHMANDU, May 23: Manoj Pandey, director of Model Globe Visas Consultancy, has been remanded in custody for five days.

KATHMANDU, March 6: Actor Paul Shah, who was arrested on rape charges, will be held in custody for another 12 days as the District Court Tanahu, extended his remand into custody as demanded by the District Police Office, Tanahu.

KATHMANDU, Feb 23: A popular teenage singer has filed a rape case against actor Paul Shah (Purna Bikram Shah) at the District Police Office, Tanahu.

JUMLA, Feb 10: Lawmaker Mohan Baniya, 57, of Khatyad Rural Municipality has been accused of raping a woman from Jumla. A rape case was registered against the politician at the District Police Office in Banke. It is mentioned in the complaint that the politician had called the woman to Apsara Hotel in Nepalgunj, where she was sexually abused.

Teenage girl gang-raped in Rautahat

September 2, 2021 17:08 pm

RAUTABHAT, Sept 2: A 15-year-old girl from the Dalit community of Madhavnarayan Municipality-5 has been gang-raped.

SURKHET, Mar 16: A woman falsely accusing a man of raping her has been jailed for three and a half years in Surkhet district.

BAITADI, Feb 19: The final rites of Bhagarathi Bhatta, who was murdered after rape, were performed in Baitadi on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 17: Police on Wednesday made public a youth man who was allegedly involved in the murder of a teenager Bhagarathi Bhatta in Baitadi district.

UDAYAPUR, Dec 23: District Court, Udayapur has slapped life imprisonment to a man, 45, convicted of raping his own daughter on Tuesday.

JHAPA, Dec 10: An elderly woman was raped and strangled to death at Mechinagar Municipality-13 in Jhapa district.

KATHMANDU, Nov 29: Police on Sunday arrested six individuals including a ward chairperson on the charge of settling a rape case for one tola (11.56 grams) at Sigas Rural Municipality in Baitadi district.

MAKAWANPUR, Nov 19: A three-year-old baby girl has been brutally murdered in Makawanpur.

TAPLEJUNG, Oct 31: Police have arrested two individuals on the charge of rape in Taplejung on Saturday.

RAUTAHAT, Sept 30: One more rape case of a minor has surfaced in Rautahat district.

KAILALI, March 5: Akkal Bahadur Rawal, Provincial Assembly member of Sudur Paschim Province representing the ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP), has been arrested by police in an attempt to rape case on Wednesday.

DANG, Mar 4: Former speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara, who got a clean chit form the district court of Kathmandu in a case of attempted rape on February 17, is apparently having a great time in Dang these days. His remains busy every day in meetings with his supporters and voters. They garland and try to cheer him up in every way possible. However, Mahara wears a sad look on his face. While addressing the crowd, he often chokes up. He had reached his constituency in Dang as soon as he was released from jail. He is in Dang since February 24.

Siddhababa surrenders, sent to jail

March 4, 2020 07:48 am

ITAHARI, Mar 4: Krishna Das Giri, known as Sidhhababa, was sent to jail soon after he surrendered at the Sunsari District Court on Tuesday. He has been sent to the Eastern Regional Jail in Jhumka.

KATHMANDU, Feb 17: Kathmandu District Court on Monday acquitted former speaker of the House of Representatives Krishna Bahadur Mahara of attempt to rape charge.

KATHMANDU, Feb 16: Kathmandu District Court is conducting the final hearing on a case against former speaker of House of Representatives Krishna Bahadur Mahara today.

SSP Rana released on ‘general date’

February 16, 2020 08:30 am

ITAHARAI, Feb 16: The District Attorney’s Office, Sunsari released Senior Superintendent of Police Saurav Rana on a general date Friday. Rana, who has been accused of rape, will have to present himself before the authorities on the date specified.

RAUTAHAT, Feb 1: Police have arrested Ram Kishore Mishra, 54, on the charge of raping a four-year-old girl of Gaur Municipality of Rautahat. The accused, a local of Gaur Municipality – 1, allegedly lured the girl, who lived in his neighborhood, by giving her Rs 10 for chocolates and then raped her.

KATHMANDU, Dec 20: Patan High Court (PHC) on Thursday rejected the plea of former House of Representatives speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara, seeking bail in the rape attempt case under litigation at Kathmandu District Court (KDC).

VVIP connection of 'Siddhababa'

December 5, 2019 09:23 am

ITAHARI, Dec 5: When he was in Pokhara a few years back and later at Chatara of Sunsari, Krishna Das Giri aka Siddhababa used to tell his followers that he has powers to sit for meditation under the earth (samadhi), fly in the air and even remain under water for some time.

ITAHARI, Dec 3: Sunsari District Court has remanded Krishna Das Giri known as ‘Siddhababa’ in judicial custody for four days for investigation on the charge of raping a female follower.

OKHALDUNGA, Dec 2: Police have arrested a 58-year-old man from Morang Rural Municipality of Okhaldunga district on the charge of raping a minor. The accused happens to be a distant grandfather of the victim.

High court seeks details on Mahara case

November 23, 2019 07:36 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 23: Patan High Court on Friday sought details from  Kathmandu District Court (KDC) on the rape attempt case against ex-speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara.

65-year-old arrested on rape charge

November 19, 2019 13:44 pm

PARASI, Nov 19: Police in West Nawalparasi arrested a 65-year-old man on the charge of raping a two and half-year-old girl.

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: Journalist Ajaya Babu Siwakot, who exposed the rape attempt by the erstwhile House Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara, has been awarded with INNJA Award amidst a special function held in Kathmandu on Friday.

KATHMANDU, Nov 4: Kathmandu District Court is likely to decide on whether to send former lower house speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara to jail or to release him on Monday after concluding hearing on charges of attempted rape of a female staffer at the parliament secretariat.

Rape attempt case filed against Mahara

October 31, 2019 17:29 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 31: A case of attempted rape was filed against disgraced former speaker of the House of Representatives Krishna Bahadur Mahara at Kathmandu District Court on Thursday, seeking a sentence of up to seven and a half years in jail under two separate laws.

KATHMANDU, Oct 25: Revoking the verdict of the then Kanchanpur Appellate Court, the Supreme Court on Thursday convicted Sagar Bhatta and Amar Awasthi of Baitadi of raping a 14-year-old girl.

KATHMANDU, Oct 15: Kathmandu District Court has allowed the police administration to remand Former Speaker Krishna Bahadur Mahara into custody for the next three days.

KANCHANPUR, Oct 10: Chief of Belauri Land Revenue Office, Kanchanpur, Bhoj Bahadur Aidi has been arrested. According to the Area Police Office, Belauri, Aidi was arrested after a local woman accused Aidi of raping her.

KATHMANDU, Aug 20: Patan High Court on Monday upheld a lower court verdict slapping 10-year jail terms on all three accused in the notorious Godamchaur rape case. The case concerned a married woman who was raped, brutally assaulted and robbed while she was on her way home.

SAO PAULO, Aug 9: Brazilian prosecutors are dropping a rape case against football star Neymar, they said on Thursday, likely bringing an end to the most serious of charges against the Paris St Germain striker.

Two arrested on rape charge

July 31, 2019 10:51 am

NAWALPARASI WEST, July 31: The Nawalparasi police have arrested two men on the charge of raping an 11-year-old girl from the district.

CHITWAN, July 8: Deepshila Pariyar, 11, and Deepika Sunar, 9, of Ramrajyapuri, Madi Rural Municipality-6, were found dead in a pond near the jungle area of the Badarmude River on June 3, 2017. Both had gone missing while they were on their way home from a Saturday-picnic with friends.

SAPTARI, June 26: The Saptari District Court has sentenced 18-year-old Ghuran Kumar Yadav of Manraja, Bode Barsain municipality-7, to six years imprisonment convicting him in a rape case.

Two girls gang-raped

June 24, 2019 12:45 pm

RUPANDEHI, June 24: Two gangs of at least eight people have raped two girls at Gaidahawa rural municipality of Rupandehi district, said the police.