The Biggest Stories of February 9, 2015
Feb 9, 2015
Delhi News | Written by Snigdha Basu (With inputs from agencies) | Saturday February 21, 2015
A 35-year-old Nigerian woman was allegedly gang-raped in a moving car in Delhi, police said on Friday.
India News | Written by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday February 8, 2015
The brutal gang rape and murder of a mentally challenged woman in Haryana's Rohtak has sent shockwaves across the town. A week after the gruesome incident, civil society members and notable faces from the city joined hands with the family to take par...
Opinion | Brinda Karat | Saturday January 24, 2015
On January 22nd, the Madras High Court issued a show cause notice to the Tamil Nadu police. The case has not received the attention it should have. This is what it is about. A 16-year-old hearing and speech impaired girl is brutally gangraped. She ...
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 | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday January 11, 2015
A 40-year-old woman's semi-naked body was found in a closed government nursery in South Delhi's Vasant Kunj area on Saturday morning, the police said.
Delhi News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Saturday January 10, 2015
The body of a 40-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.
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.
Noida News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday January 8, 2015
A 16-year-old student of class 10 was allegedly abducted from Ghaziabad, adjacent to the national capital, driven to another suburb Noida and gangraped in a house there on Wednesday evening.
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.
Kolkata News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Sunday January 4, 2015
A Japanese tourist who was allegedly kidnapped and raped by a Kolkata-based gang in Bodhgaya in Bihar will be asked to identify the culprits at a Test Identification Parade next week.
Kolkata News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie (with inputs from Agencies) | Friday January 2, 2015
Five people have been arrested by Kolkata Police for allegedly kidnapping, robbing and raping a Japanese tourist in Bihar's Bodhgaya in November last year.
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.
Delhi News | Tanima Biswas | Thursday December 18, 2014
The Delhi Police is giving out pepper spray cans to women in Delhi to use for their personal safety.
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...
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 13, 2014
A group of NGOs and professionals has organised a bus ride on December 16 to mark the second anniversary of the gang rape and murder of a 23-year-old physiotherapy student.
Hyderabad News | Agencies | Thursday December 4, 2014
Two men have been arrested in Hyderabad for allegedly gang raping a college student and blackmailing her with pictures of her with her boyfriend, the police said today.
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.
Bangalore News | 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.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 14, 2014
Double amputee Oscar Pistorius would be highly vulnerable in South Africa's brutal jails, his disability elevating the risk of poor hygiene and even gang rape, a defence witness claimed on Tuesday.