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Nov 30, 2013
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 4, 2014
The Union Health Ministry, which has drawn new guidelines for treating rape victims, has asked all hospitals to set up a designated room for forensic and medical examination of victims besides outlawing the two-finger test performed on them, dubbing ...
India | Ellen Barry, The New York Times | Tuesday February 18, 2014
The police in the Indian coastal state of Goa have charged Tarun J. Tejpal, an investigative journalist and magazine editor, with raping and sexually assaulting a staff reporter during a November encounter in a hotel elevator.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 16, 2014
A teenager was raped allegedly by a 60-year-old man following which she became pregnant, the Thane rural police said today.
India | Gardiner Harris and Hari Kumar, The New York Times | Friday January 24, 2014
A young woman in West Bengal was gang-raped this week on the order of a village council, to punish her for planning to marry a man from outside the village, according to Indian police.
India | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 18, 2013
An Indian court on Tuesday sentenced three Nepalese men to 20 years in jail for the gang-rape of a US tourist in June in an attack that fuelled worries over the safety of foreign travellers.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 7, 2013
An Indian-origin serial rapist, sentenced to life imprisonment by a British court, has set a legal precedent in the UK regarding the retrial of cases where the accused had previously been acquitted.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 7, 2013
An Australian court has sentenced an Indian taxi driver to six years in jail, with a non-parole period of four years, for raping a minor girl last year.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday December 6, 2013
A 30-year-old Indian taxi driver has been sentenced to six years in prison in Australia for raping a drunk and vulnerable teenage schoolgirl
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday November 13, 2013
"If you cannot enforce the ban on betting, it is like saying 'if you can't prevent rape, you enjoy it'", CBI Director Ranjit Sinha said.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 13, 2013
Two Indian men have been charged for allegedly using a chat application on their phone to blackmail, abduct and rape an Australian woman.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 2, 2013
A 32-year-old Indian has been extradited to the US to face charges in the 2009 rape of a teenage girl as she walked to her school.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 17, 2013
A 39-year-old Indian doctor was today found guilty by Australian Supreme Court of raping two women during consultations, even as he pleaded not guilty to the charges.
India | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday August 28, 2013
After a backlash online, Mr Bhagat deleted his tweet.
Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday August 25, 2013
The Indian film fraternity took to social networking platforms with full force to vent their anger against the recent gang-rape in Mumbai, but filmmaker Karan Johar says the lack of a solution renders these words meaningless.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 21, 2013
Four men of Indian origin have been accused by a woman of raping her in turns in April 2011. She gave evidence in a court in New Zealand against the accused.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday May 9, 2013
A court in New Zealand has given lengthy jail terms to two men of Indian origin for raping and abducting a 15-year-old girl in 2011.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday April 26, 2013
Delhi Police has registered a case against an Assistant Commissioner for allegedly slapping a young woman during a protest against the rape of a five-year-old girl.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 25, 2013
Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar, who has started an online campaign "Men against Rape and Discrimination" (MARD), says the responsibility to create a safer environment for women lies not just with the government, but with every citizen.
NDTVSports | Monday April 22, 2013
The world star said in a statement that she is scared to walk alone in Delhi's streets. The London Olympic bronze medalist is expected to play in the Indian Open later this week.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 17, 2013
A 25-year-old Indian student has been sentenced to 10 years in jail by a British court for raping a TV star in her hotel room after a birthday party.