Indian women banned from using mobile phones after council claims they encourage them to

Indian village where woman have been banned from using mobile phones because 'they could use them to elope' A council in the eastern Indian state of Bihar said the phones were 'debasing the social atmosphere' Single women are fined 130 if they are caught using a phone, married women around 20 | UPDATED: 17:31 GMT, 5 December 2012 A council in the eastern Indian state of Bihar has banned the use of mobile phones by women, saying the phones were 'debasing the social atmosphere'. Councillors claimed the use of phones encouraged women to elope. Single women are fined 130 if they are caught using a phone, married women around 20

Jean Alexis Luton: Serial sex attacker who preyed on lone women at train stations jailed for five years

Serial sex attacker who preyed on lone women at train stations and raped teenager in a carriage toilet jailed for five years Jean Alexis, 26, raped a 18-year-old woman in a train toiletHe also targeted two other women between October and FebruaryHe was given an indeterminate jail sentence at Luton Crown Court and must serve at least five years | UPDATED: 20:36 GMT, 26 November 2012 Predator: Jean Alexis was given an indeterminate sentence after he preyed on three women on the rail network A rapist who preyed on women on the rail network in a series of random attacks has been jailed for an indeterminate period.