Cities | Edited by Swati Gupta (With Inputs from PTI) | Wednesday December 4, 2013
Mumbai city has witnessed 237 rapes, including eight gang-rapes till August this year, with police saying that in most cases, the victims knew the accused, majority of whom were either "friends and lovers" or neighbours.
Cities | Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday October 15, 2013
The mother and colleague of a photo-journalist who was gang-raped in the Shakti Mills compound in Mumbai on August 22 deposed before a local court on Tuesday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday October 11, 2013
The Mumbai police today added an offence under the Information Technology Act to the charges in the photojournalist gang-rape case, as one of the four accused had allegedly showed a porn video clip to the survivor during the crime on August 22.
Cities | Edited by Diana George | Tuesday September 24, 2013
The sessions court trying the Mumbai photojournalist gang-rape case has set a deadline of two months for concluding the trial. "We will try to conclude the case in 60 days," the court said while adjourning the matter till September 26.
Cities | Written by Saurabh Gupta (With inputs from PTI) | Monday September 16, 2013
The Mumbai Police is expected to file a charge sheet on Thursday against five people accused of gang-raping a photojournalist in the heart of the city.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 14, 2013
The fifth and last accused in the July 31 telephone operator gang-rape case was today arrested from the city, police said.
Cities | Edited by Diana George | Tuesday September 10, 2013
Mumbai's image as a city safe for women has taken a huge beating ever since the gang-rapes at Shakti Mill were reported.
India | Written by Miloni Bhatt | Friday September 6, 2013
Rapes by minors are on the rise, according to official data. Figures on juvenile crimes by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) reveal that from 2002 to 2012, there has been a 143 per cent increase in the number of rapes by juveniles.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Friday September 6, 2013
The arrests of the accused in the gang rape of the 22-year-old photojournalist at Shakti Mills have opened up a can of worms revealing their criminal and heinous pasts. Cops have learnt that an FIR of molestation and kidnapping had been registered ag...
Cities | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Thursday September 5, 2013
A court in Mumbai has sent four of the five accused of gang-raping a 23-year-old photojournalist to judicial custody till September 19. The fifth accused, who is a minor, is currently lodged in a juvenile remand home.
Press Trust Of India | Thursday August 29, 2013
In the backdrop of the Mumbai gangrape case, actress Kareena Kapoor feels that it's time to reassess things and bring in stricter laws to ensure women safety in India.
India | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday August 28, 2013
After a backlash online, Mr Bhagat deleted his tweet.
India | Edited by Diana George | Wednesday August 28, 2013
The young photographer who was gang-raped while on assignment with a male colleague last week has recovered from her injuries and has been sent home. A statement from Jaslok Hospital, where she was being treated, said that the 22-year-old was dischar...
India | Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday August 28, 2013
Amid nationwide outrage over the gang-rape of a young photojournalist in Mumbai, actor Hema Malini today demanded better policing and government action, but also suggested that women "should not go anywhere alone".
India | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Diana George | Wednesday August 28, 2013
The young photographer who was gang-raped in the heart of Mumbai last week has been discharged from hospital and is now at home.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday August 27, 2013
The Supreme Court today said that a compromise between a rapist and the survivor cannot be used to reduce the sentence for the convict.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Tuesday August 27, 2013
Nearly 60 hours of searches and investigations included a child's information and one major mistake.
India | Reported by Rashmi Rajput, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday August 26, 2013
Two of five men arrested for assaulting and raping a young photojournalist in Mumbai on Thursday, have claimed that they are juveniles, in what is being seen as a ploy to get off lightly.
Cities | Reported by Rashmi Rajput; Edited by Mala Das | Monday August 26, 2013
Salim Ansari, the main accused in the brutal gang-rape of a young Mumbai photojournalist last week, will be produced in a city court today. He is the fifth and last man to be arrested in the case, which Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chawan ha...
Cities | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Sunday August 25, 2013
Hours after the police arrested the two missing suspects in the gang-rape of a young photographer in Mumbai, her family issued a statement thanking the media, the police, the staff at the hospital where she is recovering, and the public.