India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian (With inputs from Reuters) | Tuesday March 17, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday that he was "deeply concerned" about the rape of an elderly nun in West Bengal and the demolition of a church under construction in Haryana, amid protests for the better protection of women and religious m...
Kolkata News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Tuesday March 17, 2015
A 28-year-old woman in Kolkata was today finally able to lodge a police complaint of gang rape, seven days after the alleged incident happened on March 9.
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"...
Agra News | Reported by Niha Masish, Edited by Dilip Bobb | Monday March 9, 2015
Defying the ban on 'India's Daughter', the BBC documentary by Leslee Udwin, a group of villagers from Awalkheda near Agra, were shown the film on Sunday.
India News | Suhasini Raj, The New York Times | Friday March 6, 2015
A British-made documentary about a grisly gang rape in India spread throughout social media on Thursday, gaining a wide audience despite a government ban and thwarting official efforts to block it.
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 | Thursday March 5, 2015
A teenager in Haryana who was allegedly gang-raped last month is believed to have committed suicide.
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.
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday February 8, 2015
The brutal gang rape and murder of a mentally challenged woman in Haryana's Rohtak has sent shockwaves across the town. A week after the gruesome incident, civil society members and notable faces from the city joined hands with the family to take par...
India News | 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...
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.
India News | 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 | 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.
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.
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...
Hyderabad News | 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 News | 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.
India News | 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 News | 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.
Patna News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 14, 2014
The Bihar Police today arrested five persons and busted a gang involved in highway rape, robberies and cattle theft in Patna district.
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.