Insiya Hemani

Insiya Hemani, kidnapped from Amsterdam in September 2016
Mar 6 '18 12:30

, kidnapped from her grandmother's Amsterdam home by her father in September 2016, turns four years old today. To celebrate her mother Nadia Rashid made a birthday video with magazine Vrouw and posted an emotional message on Facebook. 

Insiya Hemani
Feb 28 '18 11:40

Interpol withdrew an international arrest warrant against Shehzad Hemani, who had his daughter kidnapped from Amsterdam in September 2016. The Public Prosecutor does not accept this and will keep trying to have Hemani arrested, NOS reports.

Insiya Hemani, kidnapped from Amsterdam in September 2016
Feb 16 '18 16:20

Dutch courts do not have the necessary authority to bring kidnapped girl back from India, where she currently is with her father, the court in The Hague ruled on Friday, NOS reports.

Insiya Hemani, kidnapped from Amsterdam in September 2016
Jan 30 '18 16:00

Shehzad Hemani, the man accused of from her grandmother's home in Amsterdam in 2016 and took her to India, will absolutely not cooperate with a court order to return the now 3-year-old girl to her mother in the Netherlands, he said in a telephonic interview with newspaper AD. According to him, the order from an Indian court does not exist and is "fake news".

Insiya Hemani
Jan 30 '18 07:28

must be returned to the Netherlands, a court in India ruled on Monday. The now 3.5 year old girl was violently on in September 2016.

Insiya Hemani
Dec 25 '17 11:00

Nadia Rashid, the mother of now 3-year-old who was kidnapped from Amsterdam in September last year, is still fighting to get her daughter back from India, where she is believed to be with her father. 

In an effort to keep her and her daughter's plight under public attention, Nadia shared a few of her "most precious memories" of Insiya on Facebook.

Insiya Hemani
Dec 15 '17 12:50

Lawyer Nancy Dekens accused the investigating judge of passivity in the case surrounding kidnapped Amsterdam toddler . According to the lawyer, up until now the judge has put in very little effort to question three of the suspects in the kidnapping who are abroad.

Insiya Hemani
Jun 2 '17 11:35

The Ministry of Security and Justice wants an explanation from India on why the country will not extradite Shehzad Hemani, who kidnapped his 3-year-old daughter from Amsterdam last year. The Ministry will shortly send a letter to the Indian authorities, demanding an explanation, the Public Prosecutor said in a preparatory hearing in the court of Amsterdam on Friday, AD reports.

Insiya Hemani
May 24 '17 10:45

In 2016 Amber Alerts were issued for a total of 23 missing children in the Netherlands, according to the annual report the organization presented on Wednesday. 22 of these kids were returned unharmed, ANP reports.

In 21 of the Amber Alert cases, the kids were found and returned home within a month. The average age of the kids involved was 11 years. 61 percent of them were girls, the other 39 percent boys.

Insiya Hemani
May 8 '17 09:34

The number of cross-border child abductions in the Netherlands showed a significant increase in 2016. Last year a total of 251 children were reported kidnapped to the Dutch center of international child abductions IKO, 14 more than in 2015, the center announced according to RTL Nieuws. 

Most of these abductions involved a parent taking a child abroad following a divorce or separation. Most of the abducted children were below the age of 6, the youngest one was two months old at the time of abduction. In 70 percent of the cases, the perpetrator is female. 

Insiya Hemani, kidnapped in Amsterdam and taken to India
May 6 '17 18:18

The kidnapping of a young Amsterdam girl is expected to be a key topic of conversation when Bert Koenders, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, meets his Indian counterpart, Sushma Swaraj, in New Delhi. The two are scheduled to speak with each other on Tuesday at the end of Koenders’ four-day official visit, newswire ANP reported.

Insiya Hemani, kidnapped from Amsterdam in September 2016
Mar 29 '17 12:05

The Dutch Public Prosecutor filed a legal request with India asking the country to extradite Shehzad Hemani to the Netherlands, the prosecutor revealed in court on Wednesday. The Prosecutor believes for the kidnapping of his 2-year-old daughter in Amsterdam last year.

Insiya Hemani, kidnapped in Amsterdam and taken to India
Feb 28 '17 16:00

An started by Nadia Rashid to get her kidnapped daughter back to the Netherlands, was signed by nearly 15 thousand people in a matter of hours. The 2-year-old girl was kidnapped by a group of men from her grandmother's home in Amsterdam in September last year.

Insiya Hemani
Feb 28 '17 08:19

Nadia Rashid, mother of kidnapped 2-year-old, started an online petition in an effort to get her daughter back from India. She hopes the petition will persuade the Dutch government to increase their efforts and the Indian government to cooperate, RTL Nieuws reports.

Insiya Hemani, kidnapped from Amsterdam in September 2016
Feb 27 '17 08:42

One of the men involved in kidnapping 2-year-old from Amsterdam last year, was arrested at Tehran airport in Iran. An observant security guard caught Imran S., the cousin of Insiya's father Shehzad Hemani, the Telegraaf reports.

Insiya Hemani
Jan 12 '17 11:33

Two men suspected of involvement in the kidnapping of 2-year-old from Amsterdam in September last year, are in court on Thursday. Their lawyers claim that 47-year-old Robert B. and 59-year-old Frederick S. were only trying to help a distraught father get his daughter back, according to reporter Victor Schildkamp tweeting live from the courtroom.

Insiya Hemani
Dec 26 '16 16:00

Shehzad Hemani, the father and believed kidnapper of Amsterdam 2-year-old Insiya, is als under investigation in his own country, the Telegraaf reports. He is under investigation for fraud, embezzlement and money laundering, according to the newspaper.

More than 10 complaints were made against him as the director of his company Conros Group and other companies. And on December 6th, he was officially charged with forgery, the newspaper writes.

Insiya Hemani
Dec 1 '16 16:31

Mayor Eberhard van der Laan awarded the Amsterdam pin to Ezio P. on Thursday for trying to stop two-year-old  from being  P.'s last name is being withheld at the request of city officials as the criminal investigation is ongoing.

Insiya Hemani
Nov 1 '16 08:06

Two year old Insiya Hemani, who was kidnapped from Amsterdam late in September, is doing well, lawyer Gerard Spong hinted at on television program Pauw on Monday, Het Parool reports.

Insiya Hemani, kidnapped in Amsterdam and taken to India
Oct 28 '16 14:15

Ministers Bert Koenders of Foreign Affairs and Ard van der Steur of Security and Justice are working on getting kidnapped toddler Insiya Hemani back home. They are working through the embassy in India to try and get the 2-year-old girl back to the Netherlands, NOS reports.

"The most important thing isthat we manage to bring her back", Koenders said to the broadcaster. "It is a terrible case in which excessive violence was used,  also in the Netherlands. Van der Steur called it a terrible tragedy. In the interest of the case, the minsters can't say more.

Insiya Hemani
Oct 28 '16 07:45

The father of a girl kidnapped in Amsterdam managed to get her from the Netherlands to Germany, now has her in India, according to the Gelderlander. The newspaper traced  and the girl, Insiya, to Mumbai managed to get his kidnapped daughter Insiya to India, according to the Gelderlander, which interviewed his attorney, Gerard Spong.

Oct 19 '16 12:25

The police arrested two new suspects on Tuesday in connection with the kidnapping of 2-year-old Insiya Hemani

Insiya Hemani, kidnapped in Amsterdam and taken to India
Oct 18 '16 14:30

Two year old Insiya Hemani is believed to be in Germany, the police said on Tuesday. It is unclear why the police believe this.

Oct 13 '16 09:08

Nadia Rashid found GPS trackers under her car on six separate occasions in the months before her 2-year-old daughter Insiya was kidnapped from their home in Amsterdam. On television program Pauw on Wednesday Rashid spoke openly about her relationship with Shehzad Hemani, Insiya's father and the one believed to be behind her kidnapping


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