World | Bill Carter, Graham Bowley and Lorne Manly, The New York Times | Thursday November 20, 2014
In the twilight of a long and celebrated career, Bill Cosby was experiencing the kind of comeback few longtime performers enjoy.
India | 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 | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (with PTI inputs) | Thursday November 13, 2014
The body of a 27-year-old tourist from Delhi, who was raped and murdered three weeks ago during a visit to Uttarakhand, is believed to have been fished out of river Yamuna in Uttarkashi today.
India | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday November 12, 2014
Nihal Chand Meghwal, the union minister named by a woman in a rape case, did not show up in a court in Rajasthan today for the second time since August, when the state police said he was "missing".
India | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh and Ketki Angre, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday November 12, 2014
Nihal Chand Meghwal, the union minister accused by a woman of raping her three years ago, is "missing", say the police in Rajasthan. They say they don't know whether he will show up on Wednesday at a court in Jaipur that has summoned him.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday November 11, 2014
A former Canadian deputy prime minister waded into a nationwide uproar over sexual violence on Monday by revealing that she was twice assaulted when she was a budding politician years ago.
South | Written by Maya Sharma | Tuesday November 11, 2014
Alleged sexual assaults Bengaluru's schools have left parents deeply worried. On Sunday, the newly-formed Bangalore Schools Parents Association met at the city's Freedom Park to discuss the issue of safety in schools.
Agence France-Presse | Friday November 7, 2014
Threats of rape, murder and mutilation have forced some women to flee their homes during the ugly two-month saga that has become known as "GamerGate."
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday November 7, 2014
Police in southwest Pakistan are investigating after a six-year-old girl was strangled and dumped near a garbage heap after apparently being subjected to rape attempts.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday November 6, 2014
The media is sensationalizing rape cases for TV ratings, Karnataka's Home Minister KG George has commented as his government struggles to cope with incidents of child rape in Bangalore. A furious opposition says the minister should resign.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 5, 2014
Karnataka government would recommend to the Union Government to take steps to provide for capital punishment to rapists, Women and Child Welfare Minister Umashree said on Monday.
South | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday November 5, 2014
The Karnataka police took around 20 BJP members into custody after the party held a protest against the ruling Congress government over a series of sexual assaults in the state.
South | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday November 5, 2014
The mystery death of a schoolgirl has had the small town of Theerthahalli in Karnataka's Shivamogga district in an uproar. The girl, who - according to her parents - was abducted, drugged or poisoned and then raped, died in a hospital in Manipal on O...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 4, 2014
The Delhi High Court set aside the life imprisonment awarded to a man for raping and killing a 60-year-old woman "whom he used to call his mother".
Cities | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from PTI) | Tuesday November 4, 2014
A family in Bangalore was at home on a Friday night late last month when they heard a knock at the door.
India | Written by Niha Masih | Tuesday November 4, 2014
In a recent reply to a Right to Information query on reasons behind rising incidents of rape in the state, Uttar Pradesh police caused outrage by saying that it was due to TV, mobile phones and women's clothing. But this is not an isolated view, as N...
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday November 3, 2014
An 18-year-old woman, travelling by train from Coimbatore to her hometown in Andhra Pradesh, was allegedly raped by a co-passenger, early on Sunday in Tamil Nadu's Salem district.
Cities | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday November 2, 2014
The director and principal of a school in Bengaluru, where a six-year-old girl was allegedly raped last week, were arrested on Saturday, reportedly for failing to ensure the safety of children on the school campus.
World | Katrin Bennhold, The New York Times | Sunday November 2, 2014
'Call me Daddy,' Shabir Ahmed said to teens.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 2, 2014
A 19-year-old woman, who was held captive for about a year by her husband's elder brother and got pregnant, was rescued today after she sent an SMS to the Senior Superintendent of Police for help, police said.