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India News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 29, 2013
India on Sunday marks 12 months since the death of a student savagely gangraped on a Delhi bus - an episode that sparked nationwide protests - with candle-light vigils and prayers.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 12, 2013
Delhi Police on Tuesday gave a clean chit to eight people booked in constable Subhash Tomar's death during the anti-rape protests in New Delhi in December last year.
India News | 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.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | 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, allegedly committed suicide in jail early this morning. Ram Singh's family and lawyers want a CBI inquiry to determine how he died.
India News | Agencies | Monday March 11, 2013
The main suspect in the fatal gang-rape of a medical student onboard a New Delhi bus, an attack that horrified the country and triggered protests and new laws to punish crimes against women, allegedly committed suicide in jail early this morning.
India News | Associated Press | Monday March 11, 2013
The main suspect in the gang rape and fatal beating of a woman on a New Delhi bus, an attack that horrified Indians and set off national protests, committed suicide in jail on Monday, police officials said.
India News | NDTV.com | Friday February 1, 2013
The government has brought in an ordinance that introduces tougher jail terms for crimes against women, including the death penalty for extreme cases of sexual assault. The ordinance incorporates some but not all of the recommendations of the Justice Verma commission, a panel of three legal experts, appointed by the government in the wake of fierce...
India News | Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Tuesday January 22, 2013
A Supreme Court bench, headed by the Chief Justice of India, adjourned a plea seeking the shifting of the gang-rape case trial from Delhi till tomorrow.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Thursday January 3, 2013
After five men were charged with kidnapping, rape and murder of the 23-year-old medical student in a Delhi bus last month, public prosecutor Rajiv Mohan today said that the DNA test established their guilt.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 2, 2013
The Delhi High Court today reserved its verdict on a plea against imposition of prohibitory orders in and around India Gate during the recent anti-rape protests, saying the legal provision of section 144 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) may lose its sanctity if invoked without proper procedures.
India News | Written by Noopur Tiwari | Tuesday January 1, 2013
While the rest of the Paris was in a festive mood to celebrate the coming of the new year, members of the Indian community were lighting candles for a peaceful protest march starting from Maison de L'Inde, the residence of Indian students in Paris.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Wednesday January 2, 2013
A Fast-track Court in Saket will hear the gang-rape and murder case of the 23-year-old medical student in a day-to-day trial. The court will be inaugurated today by the Chief Justice of India. The Delhi Police is putting together a 1000-page chargesheet, which it plans to submit in the magistrate court in Saket on Thursday. The case will then be mo...
Delhi News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Monday December 31, 2012
Delhi woke up to a slew ads announcing that the Chief Minister's Helpline for women in distress was ready to assist. Except it wasn't.
India News | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 31, 2012
The family of the 23-year-old medical student who died after being brutally gang-raped on December 16 said they would not rest until her killers are hanged as police finalised their investigation before charges are laid against suspects this week.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday December 31, 2012
In mourning over the death of a young medical student who was raped by six men on a bus in Delhi, many in India are scaling down or cancelling their plans for New Year's Eve.
India News | Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Monday December 31, 2012
The protests in Delhi continued today with many pledging to hold their ground at places like Jantar Mantar till they see evidence of the government's commitment to stricter laws for cases of sexual assault.
India News | Nilanjana Sengupta, The Straits Times | Monday December 31, 2012
She was called Nirbhaya (fearless), Damini (lightning - after a character from a 1990s Bollywood movie who fights for justice) and Amanat (treasure) by the Indian media following her brave fight against death after a brutal gang rape.
India News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 30, 2012
The young woman who died after being gang-raped in Delhi was to marry her boyfriend who was injured in the same attack, neighbours said on Sunday.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday December 31, 2012
Unable to bear the loss of her daughter, the 45-year-old mother of the 23-year-old medical student 'Amanat' (NOT her real name) collapsed today and rushed to a city hospital where doctors said her condition was stable.
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Sunday December 30, 2012
Protests on crime against women took an ugly turn this afternoon at Jantar Mantar, in the heart of the capital, when a group of around 50 people, who reportedly infiltrated the peaceful protest, tried to break down barricades set up by police. Five people have been detained so far in the case.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Sunday December 30, 2012
The body of the 23-year-old medical student, whose savage gang-rape on a moving bus provoked outrage and protests through India, has arrived in New Delhi in an Air India chartered plane.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 30, 2012
Supreme Court lawyer Dayan Krishnan has been appointed as the special public prosecutor by city police to conduct trial in the December 16 gang rape of a paramedical student who succumbed to injuries during wee hours today at a Singapore hospital.
India News | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Sunday December 30, 2012
Protests were held in Delhi and other cities through Saturday in memory of the 23-year-old medical student who died in a Singapore hospital early morning. A chartered plane carrying the body of 'Amanat' (NOT her real name) as well as her family members left for New Delhi at 10 pm IST, said Indian High Commissioner to Singapore TCA Raghavan. It is e...
India News | NDTV.com | Sunday December 30, 2012
Actor Amitabh Bachchan wrote and recited a poem for the 23-year-old medical student who died in a Singapore hospital today.