The Biggest Stories of March 9, 2015
Mar 9, 2015
Offbeat | Tuesday March 17, 2015
The YouTube video which was posted yesterday has been viewed nearly 25,000 times.
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" in chauvinistic segments of Indian society.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday March 9, 2015
A German professor has apologised after a series of emails widely circulated online revealed that she had denied an Indian student an internship spot giving the "rape problem in India" as a reason.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday March 9, 2015
The Nagaland government had failed to appreciate the gravity of last week's protests in Dimapur, which ended with a mob breaking into a prison, dragging out a rape accused and lynching him, sources in the Union home ministry told NDTV. So far, 42 people have been arrested in the case.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 8, 2015
The Delhi High Court has refused to keep live-in relationships outside the purview of rape under the Indian Penal Code, saying it would amount to giving them the status of matrimony, which the legislature has chosen "not to do".
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 12, 2015
New safety measures put in place by taxi service company Uber in India are "far cries" from the security provisions riders need, said a lawyer for the Indian woman, allegedly raped in New Delhi by a driver of the firm.
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Friday December 19, 2014
Vijay Chougule, the district chief of the Shiv Sena in Navi Mumbai, has been accused of rape by a 26-year-old woman. A case has been registered under section 376, 506 and other sections of the Indian Penal Code at the CBD Belapur police station.
India News | Reported by Urmi Bhattacharjee, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday December 17, 2014
A professor of the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, has been arrested for allegedly raping a woman employee of his department.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh (with PTI inputs) | Wednesday December 17, 2014
A professor of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly raping an employee 12 days ago.
Guwahati News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 17, 2014
The dean of academic affairs at the Indian Institute of Technology in Guwahati (IIT-G) has been arrested for allegedly raping an office assistant, the police said.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 12, 2014
A 28-year-old Indian was today charged by a court in Kuala Lumpur for allegedly raping and sodomising an Indonesian woman in Malaysia.
Reuters | Friday December 12, 2014
The investments are at risk if operators are unable to resolve concerns of authorities and customers after the rape accusation.
Monday December 8, 2014
The company has been in the news as its taxi driver is facing rape charges and is currently in police custody. Police has also issued notice to Indian functionaries of Uber to join investigation in the case.
India News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday December 4, 2014
Seven men have been arrested for allegedly gang-raping a teenage Indian girl visiting Nepal for a religious festival involving animal sacrifices, an official said in Kathmandu on Thursday.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 22, 2014
An Indian man, who was found guilty of abducting and raping a woman in Australia, has pleaded for a chance to change his life, media reported on Monday.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 8, 2014
Two Indian men, accused of abducting and raping a woman in Australia, were found guilty of the crime on Monday, media reported.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 4, 2014
An Indian taxi driver, who was jailed for six years in Australia for raping a drunk and vulnerable 17-year-old schoolgirl, has lost his bid to overturn his conviction.
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.
India News | Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Thursday August 7, 2014
The Indian Army has ordered a Court of Inquiry (CoI) against a serving Brigadier for allegedly raping a New York-based doctor-turned-entrepreneur last year.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 13, 2014
Two persons, including a 29-year-old Indian-origin man, have been sentenced to up to 10 years in jail for raping a 12-year-old girl in the UK.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday July 5, 2014
Indian Women Press Corps (IWPC) on Friday expressed shock at trivialisation of rape and demanded a strong code of conduct for political representatives.
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 | Agence France-Presse | 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 murder of two girls.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 12, 2014
An Indian citizen in the United States has been sentenced to one-and-a-half years in prison for sending rape threat through an e-mail to a woman.