The biggest stories of January 15, 2014
Jan 15, 2014
India | 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.
Cities | 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.
Cities | 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.
Cities | 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 | 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.
Cities | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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.
Cities | 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.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday January 15, 2014
A Danish woman was allegedly gang-raped in Delhi late last night, the latest high-profile case of sexual assault in the country. The 51-year-old woman was allegedly attacked by a gang of eight men after losing her way to her hotel in Paharganj, a pop...
Cities | Agencies | Wednesday January 15, 2014
A Danish woman was allegedly gang-raped in Delhi late last night, the latest high-profile case of sexual assault against women in the country.
Cities | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday January 15, 2014
A 51-year-old Danish woman was allegedly beaten, robbed and gang-raped in Connaught Place or CP in the heart of the capital on Tuesday evening, when she lost the way back to her hotel.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 21, 2013
The mastermind of the 'honey trap' gang that used to extort money from people by trapping them in false rape cases, has been arrested, police said on Friday.
India | Agence Frence-Presse | Monday December 16, 2013
As India erupted in protests over the fatal gang-rape of a student, teenager Seema suffered her own horrifying abuse at the hands of a pack of men.
Cities | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday October 26, 2013
A woman was allegedly gang-raped and assaulted by four men in a moving car in Ghaziabad near Delhi on Friday.
India | Nishtha Gautam | Friday September 13, 2013
I protested at Raisina Hills in December along with thousands of others against the state apathy and a complete breakdown of law and order in our society which was brought to light by the Delhi gang rape. While the majority was baying for the blood o...
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday September 13, 2013
The much-awaited closure in a case that triggered nationwide protests and soul-searching about the treatment of women in India may happen today with a Delhi fast-track court set to announce the quantum of punishment for the gang-rape and murder of a ...
India | Agencies | Wednesday September 11, 2013
Prosecutors sought the death sentence Wednesday for four men convicted of the gang rape and murder of a student on a bus in Delhi in December, saying the "diabolical" crime had shocked the country's conscience.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday September 11, 2013
The four men convicted of the rape and murder of a 23-year-old student on a moving bus in Delhi were brought to court today where their sentence could be announced.