Kakati Police have arrested a 26-year-old man on the charge of raping a minor in a village in Belagavi taluk on Wednesday. There was tension on the premises of the magistrate court when he was brought there to be produced before the judge, with a group of youth trying to heckle and attack him.Sunil Balanayak was arrested on Thursday with the help of villagers. He had allegedly taken away the six-year-old girl on the pretext of teaching her to play games. The victim’s father complained to the police following which a case was registered under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act. The police brought the accused to be produced before the magistrate’s court in the afternoon on Thursday and the judge remanded him in judicial custody. When the police were leaving the court premises with the accused, some youth tried to assault him. The police had to rescue the accused and took him away in a vehicle. Four of those who attacked were arrested by the police. Some of … [Read more...] about Man accused of raping minor arrested
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Email Background Briefing By Osman Faruqi Posted December 13, 2019 06:01:34 Related Story: Sydney rapper jailed for smashing chair leg over man's head in violent pub brawl Related Story: Controversial Sydney drill rappers cancel tour dates, accusing police of 'censorship' Related Story: Eminem's lyrics can be violent but are they evidence of criminality? Map: Mount Druitt 2770 Inside the battle between Australian drill rappers OneFour and the police Photo: OneFour pose during the shoot for one of their music videos (Supplied: Kumehani Koteka) Just a month ago rap group OneFour was on the cusp of making it.It had millions of streams, major label offers and was about to embark on its first national tour.Today half the group is behind bars, its manager has been prohibited from interacting with group members and the OneFour tour was shut down after concerns were raised about public safety.This is the culmination of an unprecedented operation by NSW Police.NSW Police told … [Read more...] about ‘Who wants a war with Sydney’s realest?’
“The test of the machine is the satisfaction it gives you. There isn’t any other test. If the machine produces tranquillity it’s right. If it disturbs you it’s wrong until either the machine or your mind is changed. The test of the machine’s always your own mind.” — (Robert M. Pirsig, Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance)Parakkal Unnikrishnan grew up adoring cars and this fascination led to a passion for collecting models. His eyes light up when he talks about his cars. He recalls his family car, a black Ambassador, MSR 6854, the number of rides he had in it and that they had to rebore it twice! The care and attention given to their maintenance left a strong impression on the young boy. Little did he realise then that those influences would have an impact on his musical journey. Vocal chords, like a car, will have to be looked after with the same passion was something he learnt. When you enjoy travel and driving, the journey is the reward, … [Read more...] about Unnikrishnan’s love for cars, cricket and Carnatic music
Email By Julia Baird and Hayley GleesonIllustrations by Janelle Barone Updated October 01, 2019 12:27:04 Related Story: Annie called police for help 19 times before she stabbed her husband. Now she's facing jail Related Story: 'He stalks me and rapes me and I've had to do the time': The victims in our jails Related Story: Debbie Kilroy's friend was murdered in front of her in jail. Now she's freeing other women Map: Australia Video: Women who kill: Title animation (ABC News) Jody Gore lived through years of violence at the hands of her ex-partner before she killed him. Her case spotlights how the justice system is failing abused women who fight back.Lawyers call them "ladies who stab": women who, sometimes after decades of abuse, snap and kill a violent spouse. They're not, at first glance, an entirely sympathetic group. Sticking knives multiple times in their husbands' backs, necks and chests after drugging them. Smashing their current or former partners' skulls in with … [Read more...] about Ladies who stab: Are we failing abused women who kill?