Anti-rape law: can the govt keep its promise?
Mar 12, 2013
'फंदे से लटकने की वजह से हुई राम सिंह की मौत'
Mar 12, 2013
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday May 15, 2013
An accused in the gang-rape case of a 23-year-old girl in Delhi onboard a moving bus on December 16 has been vomiting blood as his "food was being poisoned" over several weeks in Tihar Jail, his lawyer told a fast-track court today, adding that he wa...
Edited by Janaki Fernandes (with inputs from agencies) | Friday May 3, 2013
The Supreme Court today said that the interview to a private channel given by the friend of the 23-year-old student, who was gang-raped on a moving bus in Delhi in December, cannot be used as evidence in the case.
Tanima Biswas | Monday April 15, 2013
A 10-year-old girl was allegedly raped inside a bus in Delhi's Sultanpuri area yesterday. The bus driver, accused of raping her, has been arrested.
Agence France-Presse | Friday April 12, 2013
Two defendants in the New Delhi gang-rape and murder trial on Thursday claimed they were not in the bus on which the 23-year-old student was repeatedly raped, the Press Trust of India said.
Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Friday April 5, 2013
Vinay Sharma, one of the five adult men accused of raping a medical student on a bus in Delhi last December, was produced at the fast track court in Saket with a bandaged right hand. His lawyer has alleged that Vinay was beaten up by "other inmates a...
Agence France-Presse | Monday March 25, 2013
A defendant in the New Delhi bus gang-rape trial was admitted to hospital on Monday with chest pains, a fortnight after his brother and co-accused was found dead in a prison cell, a report said.
Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Friday March 22, 2013
The Delhi High Court has ruled that reporters from newspapers will be allowed to attend and report on the trial of four men accused of raping and murdering a medical student on a moving bus in Delhi in December.
Aditya Kalra, Reuters | Thursday March 21, 2013
Women have become increasingly worried about their safety in New Delhi after the gang rape and torture of a young woman aboard a moving bus last December. Not for nothing do people call the city India's rape capital. Beyond the leers and the crass wo...
Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday March 13, 2013
Two months ago, the Delhi Police allegedly intercepted calls from a Tihar Jail inmate, who was illegally using the phone of a jail employee. In one conversation the inmate, say sources, hinted that there could be an attack on the five men accused of ...
Reported by Sunil Prabhu; edited by Mala Das | Tuesday March 12, 2013
Since the fatal gang-rape of a medical student on a Delhi bus three months ago, the government has professed that improving women's safety is at the top of its agenda.
Heather Timmons and Niharika Mandhana, The New York Times | Tuesday March 12, 2013
The case of a fatal gang-rape aboard a bus in December, which set off an uproar across India, took a surprising turn on Monday when the body of a suspect in the attack was found hanging from a bedsheet noose in his jail cell. Officials called the dea...
Edited by Surabhi Malik | Tuesday March 12, 2013
A new proposal for tough anti-rape laws has been delayed again by the government, which has been keen to telegraph its commitment to improving safety for women since the fatal gang-rape of a student on a Delhi bus triggered protests and a call for ch...
Reported by Alok Pandey, Tanima Biswas; edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Tuesday March 12, 2013
Ram Singh, the man accused of leading a gang of six that allegedly battered and fatally raped a medical student on a bus in Delhi, was found hanging in his cell early this morning.
Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday March 11, 2013
Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde today agreed that the death of Ram Singh, the man who led the gang that fatally attacked and raped a medical student on a Delhi bus, is a "grave lapse" and "not a minor incident."
Reported by Alok Pandey, Tanima Biswas (with inputs from Agencies); Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday March 11, 2013
The main suspect in the fatal gang rape of a medical student on a Delhi bus, an attack that triggered angry protests and new laws to punish crimes against women, was discovered hanging in his prison by a constable at 5 am, jail officials told NDTV.