Opinion | Brinda Karat | Saturday January 24, 2015
On January 22nd, the Madras High Court issued a show cause notice to the Tamil Nadu police. The case has not received the attention it should have. This is what it is about. A 16-year-old hearing and speech impaired girl is brutally gangraped. She ...
India | Written by Niha Masih | Sunday January 18, 2015
Despite being assigned to a fast track court, the hearing into the decade-old Ashiana gang rape case could not progress for the second week in a row, thanks to an ongoing lawyers' strike in Lucknow. The case pertains to the alleged brutal gang rape o...
Cities | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday January 11, 2015
A 40-year-old woman's semi-naked body was found in a closed government nursery in South Delhi's Vasant Kunj area on Saturday morning, the police said.
Cities | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Saturday January 10, 2015
The body of a 40-year-old woman was recovered this morning from a DDA nursery in south Delhi's Vasant Kunj area in New Delhi, with the police suspecting that she was killed after being gang raped.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 10, 2015
The body of a 30-year-old woman was recovered this morning from a DDA nursery in south Delhi's Vasant Kunj area in New Delhi with the police suspecting that she was killed after being gang raped.
Cities | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday January 8, 2015
A 16-year-old student of class 10 was allegedly abducted from Ghaziabad, adjacent to the national capital, driven to another suburb Noida and gangraped in a house there on Wednesday evening.
India | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 6, 2015
Six men arrested for the gang rape of a Japanese tourist allegedly held hostage for nearly a month will appear in an identity parade later this week, a Kolkata court said today.
Cities | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Sunday January 4, 2015
A Japanese tourist who was allegedly kidnapped and raped by a Kolkata-based gang in Bodhgaya in Bihar will be asked to identify the culprits at a Test Identification Parade next week.
Cities | Written by Monideepa Banerjie (with inputs from Agencies) | Friday January 2, 2015
Five people have been arrested by Kolkata Police for allegedly kidnapping, robbing and raping a Japanese tourist in Bihar's Bodhgaya in November last year.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday December 22, 2014
A 25-year-old woman was gang raped allegedly by a tempo driver and his aide in Sahatwar area, a senior officer said in Ballia today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 20, 2014
An 18-year-old girl was allegedly raped by two of her acquaintances, who took her to a secluded place on the pretext of celebrating her birthday, police said today.
Cities | Tanima Biswas | Thursday December 18, 2014
The Delhi Police is giving out pepper spray cans to women in Delhi to use for their personal safety.
India | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra; Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday December 16, 2014
They watched their daughter die after a barbaric gang-rape on December 16, 2012, and become "Nirbhaya" to the nation. Two years on, another rape case has exposed glaring lapses in the system and has saddened them.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday December 15, 2014
With the national capital witnessing a rise in crimes against women, the Delhi government is revamping the women's distress helpline 181, which was set up after the December 16 gang rape incident.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 13, 2014
A group of NGOs and professionals has organised a bus ride on December 16 to mark the second anniversary of the gang rape and murder of a 23-year-old physiotherapy student.
Cities | Agencies | Thursday December 4, 2014
Two men have been arrested in Hyderabad for allegedly gang raping a college student and blackmailing her with pictures of her with her boyfriend, the police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 4, 2014
A welder and a bike mechanic were today arrested for allegedly gang-raping a 21-year-old student at an isolated place off the Outer Ring Road at Hayathnagar in Hyderabad.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday November 17, 2014
A teenage girl was allegedly threatened and gang-raped for several times over a period of eight months by three men, including a minor in Korba district of Chhattisgarh, police said today.
Cities | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from PTI) | Tuesday November 4, 2014
A family in Bangalore was at home on a Friday night late last month when they heard a knock at the door.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 14, 2014
Double amputee Oscar Pistorius would be highly vulnerable in South Africa's brutal jails, his disability elevating the risk of poor hygiene and even gang rape, a defence witness claimed on Tuesday.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday October 14, 2014
Defence witness Annette Vergeer said Oscar Pistorius would be vulnerable to gang rape if sent to one of South Africa's brutal prisons.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday October 8, 2014
Afghan authorities executed five men who were convicted of armed robbery and gang rape, the Kabul police chief said, following a case that galvanized the nation in recent weeks.
India | Edited by Tasim Zahid (with agency inputs) | Tuesday September 23, 2014
The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Chief Judicial Magistrate of Bilaspur district in Chhattisgarh to submit all records, including the initial police complaint and status reports, on the police action taken on the alleged gang rape of a woman ...
India | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Saturday September 20, 2014
A court in West Bengal has sentenced 13 people to 20 years in prison over the gang-rape of a tribal girl at Labhpur village in the state's Birbhum district in January this year.