The biggest stories of January 15, 2014
Jan 15, 2014
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 11, 2015
Former top cop and BJP leader Kiran Bedi has said that the controversial BBC documentary on the Delhi gang rape case need not have been banned by the government without watching and analysing it, as it meets the "needs of crime prevention strategies"...
Blog | Shruti Verma Singh | Thursday March 5, 2015
This letter is in response to the ban in India on the documentary "India's Daughter" made by Leslee Udwin, who is herself a victim of rape.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday March 5, 2015
The Home Ministry, sources said, has sent a copy of the court order prohibiting the telecast of the documentary "India's Daughters," to the British Broadcasting Corporation or BBC, which aired it on Wednesday night in the UK and other countries.
India News | Agencies | Wednesday March 4, 2015
Home Minister Rajnath Singh today summoned a top official of Delhi's Tihar Jail over the interview of a rapist convicted in the 2012 Delhi gang-rape for "India's Daughter," a documentary by filmmaker Leslee Udwin.
Delhi News | Written by Snigdha Basu (With inputs from agencies) | Saturday February 21, 2015
A 35-year-old Nigerian woman was allegedly gang-raped in a moving car in Delhi, police said on Friday.
Delhi News | 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.
Delhi News | 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.
Delhi News | 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.
Noida News | 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.
Delhi News | 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.
Delhi News | 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 News | 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.
Delhi News | 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.
India News | Indo-Asian New Service | Sunday December 14, 2014
The parents of a physiotherapy student, who died after being brutally gang-raped on a Delhi bus in December 2012, have said that nothing has changed in these two years and urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to initiate a mission for women's safety on...
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday August 22, 2014
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's comment describing the 2012 Delhi gang-rape as "one small incident of rape in Delhi" that hit Indian tourism has been picked up for strong condemnation on social media.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 29, 2014
A teenaged girl was allegedly gang raped at gunpoint by five people known to her in a west Delhi house, police said on Tuesday.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 24, 2014
A 22-year-old woman was allegedly raped at gunpoint by a gang of four men in Delhi on Tuesday, the police have said.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 22, 2014
A 30-year-old Ugandan woman was allegedly gang-raped and robbed by two men in south-west Delhi's Dwarka area, police said today.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday June 11, 2014
Even if a policeman is posted in every home, atrocities against women cannot be contained -this was the controversial assessment offered by Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil today. His remark was made in the state legislature.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday April 28, 2014
The Supreme Court on Monday extended its March 15 interim order staying execution of the death sentence of Mukesh and Pawan Gupta - two of the four convicts in December 16, 2012, Delhi gang rape case - and directed the matter be listed in July's seco...
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday March 28, 2014
The convict who was 17 years old when a young college student was fatally gang-raped on a Delhi bus will not be tried by a regular court, the Supreme Court said today, rejecting the request of the victim's parents.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday March 15, 2014
The Supreme Court has stayed the death penalty of two of the four men convicted for the gruesome gang-rape and murder of a young medical student in a moving bus in Delhi in December 2012.
India News | Agencies | Tuesday March 4, 2014
The 24-hour 'Nirbhaya' helpline for women in the capital, launched shortly after a fatal gang rape in December 2012 sparked nationwide protests, is at risk of closing due to a lack of funds and political upheaval, its chief said on Tuesday.
Delhi News | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Inputs from PTI) | Wednesday February 19, 2014
Three men who gang-raped a 19-year-old girl in Delhi in February 2012, poured acid on her and later gouged out her eyes with a screwdriver have been sentenced to death by a city court.