Sandeep Phukan | Sunday April 21, 2013
As political journalist, one cliche that we often use: a week is a long time in politics. But this week sadly reminds us that it is true of horrific crimes as well. As Delhi prays and expresses outrage for the five-year-old, I am reminded of a story ...
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday April 19, 2013
The father of a five-year-old girl who was held captive and raped allegedly by her neighbour in the national capital, has alleged that the police had offered him Rs 2,000 "to keep quiet", and advised him to "thank god that your daughter is alive".
Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Monday April 15, 2013
A 14-year-old mentally challenged rape survivor and her father from Bihar spent Sunday outside the venue of Janata Dal (United)'s national executive meeting in Delhi, hoping their demand for justice would be heard.
Siddharth Ranjan Das | Friday April 5, 2013
In a small village in Chhattisgarh, a father put his daughter to bed like he did every other night - in the room next to his, with her two other siblings, a brother and sister.
Press Trust of India | Friday February 15, 2013
A 42-year old man was arrested for allegedly raping his daughter for six years, police said today.
(As told to Janaki Fernandes) | Thursday February 7, 2013
His seven-year-old daughter was raped in a toilet in her school in Goa on January 14. Three weeks later, her father says he will go on a hunger strike because the man who entered the school and assaulted his daughter has yet to be traced. The headmis...
Edited by Surabhi Malik | Tuesday February 5, 2013
Delhi gang-rape: As the trial of five men for raping and murdering his daughter began at a special court in Delhi, the father of the medical student said at a press conference. 'I have not been able to sleep for three days."
Written by A Vaidyanathan | Monday January 28, 2013
The Supreme Court today commuted the death sentence to life imprisonment of a man who was accused of raping his minor daughter and killing both his wife and the girl.
Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday January 6, 2013
The father of the 23-year-old medical student, who died after being brutally gang-raped in Delhi, has said he wants his daughter's name revealed, saying it only will give courage to other women.
Agence France-Presse | Friday January 4, 2013
The father of a student in south India has complained to police after Internet users circulated a photo of his daughter on social media claiming it was the Amanat (NOT her real name), officers said on Friday.
Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday December 24, 2012
After a weekend when protests in Delhi against the brutal rape of a medical student turned violent, the Prime Minister addressed the nation on Monday appealing for calm.
Mid-Day.com | Friday December 21, 2012
On November 25, a brave 19-year-old girl caught her neighbour in the act of raping his three-year-old daughter, and rescued the child. Since then, the only family known to Asha (name changed to protect privacy) as she inches towards a recovery, are d...
Press Trust of India | Thursday December 20, 2012
The government today said it is pressing for stringent punishment for the accused in the brutal Delhi gang-rape episode so that it becomes a deterrent for others. "As a father of three daughters, I am interested in getting a deterrent punishment. We ...
Reported by Radhika Iyer, Sneha Mary Koshy; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday November 28, 2012
In a small room of a cemented building with faded white paint on the outside, a 13-year-old girl, separated from her family for the first time, says she has no wish to see her mother. For two years, she was raped in her own home - allegedly by two un...
Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Wednesday November 28, 2012
Another case of a father raping his minor daughters has been reported from Kerala. The 30-year-old man has been arrested and sent to judicial remand for sexually assaulting his two daughters in their home in the state's Kottayam district.|