• Wednesday
  • November 26, 2014
  • Last updated: 7:38am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords


Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 577 for rape case in hongkong

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, February 2, 2014

    Posted Feb 02nd 2014, 03:06am by LETTERS

    ... and women's safety in India, resulting in India being labelled as "a country of rapes". Is that really is the case? The press in India has the utmost freedom to inform the public on current events and it does so with complete dedication, so more and more rapes are being reported now. However, the world has mistaken this for a lack of respect for women and an increase in rape cases ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Mistrust of police blamed for big drop in reported rapes, aid group says

    Posted Nov 16th 2014, 07:11am by SARAH KARACS

    ... Kong police has been cited as the reason behind a dramatic drop in the number of reported rapes during the first half of this year. According to police statistics, only 22 cases of rape were reported between January and June, down from 59 during the first six months of last year. In 2012, 60 cases of rape were reported over the same period. The Association Concerning Sexual Violence ...

  3. News - China

    China court to reopen 1996 case of alleged wrongful execution of young man

    Posted Nov 20th 2014, 02:16pm by WU NAN

    ... Wu Nan nan.wu@scmp.com Mother seeks to clear son's name nine years after another man had confessed to the crime A court in Inner Mongolia says it will reopen a 1996 murder case ... received two bullets in his head after being convicted of raping and killing a woman in Hohhot in 1996. He had maintained his innocence and said in later-revealed statements that he had been beaten ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Ex-cheerleader Molly Shattuck faces rape charge over boy, aged 15

    Posted Nov 06th 2014, 09:35pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Georgetown Ex-cheerleader on rape count over boy, aged 15 A former cheerleader for the Baltimore Ravens American football team has been charged with having sex with a boy, 15, who attends school with at least one of her children. A grand jury in the US state of Delaware indicted Molly Shattuck, 47, on two counts of third-degree rape, four counts of unlawful ...

  5. News - China Insider - COURTS

    Retrial may start for man wrongly executed for murder, rape

    Posted Oct 30th 2014, 09:02pm by Chen Yifei

    ... been executed for crimes they did not commit. Another notable case was that of Nie Shubin, a young man from Hebei, who was sentenced to death for the murder and rape a year earlier than ... Chen Yifei yifei.chen@scmp.com A court in China’s Inner Mongolia may start a retrial for a 19 year-old man who was wrongly executed 18 years ago for murder and rape, according to newspaper ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Legislation on sex crimes must be updated

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 05:15am by STAFF

    ... Update legislation on sex crimes A fall in the number of reported rape cases in the six months to June to 22, from 59 and 60 in the same periods of the previous two years, would normally ... or identified and stigmatised, and worry about having to explain their story to a police officer. There is no question statistics on sexual assault can be misleading in indicating trends if many cases ...

  7. Lifestyle

    The 99-year-old who can't afford to eat... and why red tape is forcing Hongkongers to go hungry

    Posted Oct 27th 2014, 11:19am by Elaine Yau

    ... of Oxfam. All recipients are entitled to just eight weeks of food assistance. These cases may be reviewed again after six months and if they pass muster, they may receive another eight weeks of help. In most cases, there's no more assistance after that. I seldom get to eat meat as it is expensive. Fruit is also out of the question Wong Hang, food recipient NGOs understand ...

  8. News - World - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Sakharov human rights award for 'Dr Miracle' leading Congo's war on mass rape

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 08:40pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kinshasa Sakharov Prize awarded to gynaecologist who has treated tens of thousands of victims 'Dr Miracle' in Congo's war on rape Congolese doctor Denis Mukwege, who has won this year's Sakharov human rights prize, has been dubbed "Doctor Miracle" for helping tens of thousands of gang rape victims in the Congo. Mass rape has ...

  9. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai television soaps under fire for plotlines depicting rape as romantic

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 05:20pm by AP

    ... or sexual assault. But police that year filed only 3,300 rape cases, and made just 2,245 arrests. Even the hotline number is believed to be far lower than the actual number of assaults ... Associated Press in Bangkok Thai TV soaps blasted for romanticising rape In a famous scene from Thailand’s award-winning soap opera The Power of Shadows, the handsome protagonist gets ...

  10. Lifestyle - Books

    'Digital story' takes reader to heart of rape victim's ordeal

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:52pm by Victoria Burrows

    ... 2012, rape case on page four, the words "heard that one before" are hyperlinked to a small reference box that tells the reader about that case. This is a much more pleasing experience ... Victoria Burrows 'Digital story' takes reader to heart of rape victim's ordeal As the words taunt, "You're not looking at the pictures of the car. Did you really ...




SCMP.com Account