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Prince Andrew groped young woman’s breast at Epstein house, court files allege

Prince accused of touching young woman’s breastAllegation contained within files in Ghislaine Maxwell case WT24 Desk Prince Andrew was accused in court documents of touching a young woman’s breast at the Manhattan mansion of Jeffrey Epstein, the wealthy financier now facing federal sex trafficking charges in New York, The Guardian reports. The allegation was contained within a tranche of just unsealed ...

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29 held over pry teacher recruitment test ‘question paper leak’

WT24 Desk Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested 29 members of a gang from Kalaroa upazila headquarters on Friday morning for their suspected involvement in leaking question paper of primary teacher recruitment test, UN\B reports. Tipped off, a team of Rab -6 raided the building of Sonali Super Market and arrested them in the morning, said Lieutenant Colonel Mohammad ...

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US millionaire put plane on autopilot to have sex with minor, faces jail

Mell, a father-of-three who had a brokerage firm, was accused of committing sex acts with a 15-year-old girl whose mother had approached him so that he could give her flying lessons, according to reports. WT24 Desk A 53-year-old millionaire trader could get five-year jail term after pleading guilty to engaging in sex acts with a 15-year-old girl, once even putting ...

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HC revokes sacked AL leader’s bail

It earlier granted him 1-yr interim bail in a gang-rape case WT24 Desk The High Court on Saturday revoked its previous order that granted one-year interim bail to sacked Awami League leader Ruhul Amin in a case filed in connection with the gang-rape of a woman in Subarnachar upazila of Noakhali after the 30 December national elections.The HC bench of ...

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Mother, daughter ‘gang-raped’

2 arrested in Narsingdi WT24 Desk Police have arrested two suspected rapists among six on charges of gang-raping a mother and her daughter after promising them to board on a bus in Shibpur upazila of Narsingdi, Agencies report. The arrestees are Delwar Hossain, 30 and Shafique, 25. The other four suspects are Mokhles, 32, Badal, 42, Babu Mia, 25 and ...

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Jashore AL leader hacked dead

WT24 Desk A local Awami League leader in Siddipasha union under Abhaynagar upazila of Jashore was hacked to death allegedly by his neighbors following a dispute over land, Agencies report. The deceased was identified as Sheikh Abdus Salam, 50. Sonatola Police Camp In-Charge Sub-Inspector (SI) Al Amin told Banglanews that Salam engaged in a scuffle with neighboring brothers Asad and ...

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Mentally-challenged girl ‘raped’ in Sylhet

Accused held WT24 Desk Police here on Wednesday arrested a young man for reportedly raping a mentally-challenged teenage girl at Monaharpur village in Biswanath upazila of the district, Agencies report. The arrestee is Fakhrul Islam, 24, son of Toimus Ali of the village. Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP) Md Saiful Islam said Fakhrul violated the girl on Monday when she ...

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Police chief says rise in knife crime in England is national emergency

Senior officer calls for emergency funding and Cobra meeting to tackle violent crime WT24 Desk One of England’s most senior police officers has called for emergency funding and the convening of a Cobra meeting in Whitehall to help tackle the rise in violent crime, The Guardian reports. Speaking before talks with the home secretary, Sajid Javid, the chairwoman of the ...

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