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.
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.
India News | Reported by Sunetra Choudhury | Tuesday July 15, 2014
The CBI is investigating alleged inconsistencies in the statements of the families of the two young girls who were found hanging in a small village in Badaun district of Uttar Pradesh in May this year.
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 | Agencies | Friday June 20, 2014
Indian law enforcement and justice authorities have shirked their responsibility to fight sex attacks, a UN child rights watchdog said on Thursday, amid uproar over the horrific gang-rape and lynching of two girls in Uttar Pradesh.
India News | Agencies | Thursday June 12, 2014
A woman was allegedly gang-raped by four officers at a police station in Uttar Pradesh, the latest in a string of shocking sex attacks in India's largest state.
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.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 11, 2014
The Allahabad High Court today reserved its order on a PIL seeking direction for a CBI probe into the gang rape and murder case of two teenaged cousin sisters in Badaun district.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 11, 2014
A UN body has demanded justice for the families of the young girls raped and killed in Uttar Pradesh, saying there can be no justification for such "unspeakable crimes" against girls and women and "certainly no impunity" for those who commit such act...
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 5, 2014
The district administration today launched three toll-free helpline numbers for women and girls in distress, with an aim to instil confidence in them after the gang-rape and murder of two teenagers in Badaun.
India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Friday June 6, 2014
Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Babulal Gaur, known to make headlines for all the wrong reasons, has stirred controversy by defending the Yadavs who rule neighbouring Uttar Pradesh and are currently under fire for not just failing to curb incidents of r...