The biggest stories of November 22, 2013
Nov 22, 2013
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 | Thursday October 30, 2014
A video that shows a woman being pestered by men on the streets of New York has gone viral, sparking renewed debate about harassment endured by women and minority groups.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Tuesday July 22, 2014
Imagine being stranded at a bus stand after dark. You're all alone on the street except a strange man who keeps looking at you on and off.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Wednesday July 2, 2014
Soon after Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal issued a letter of apology on Tuesday for his shocking comment on rape caught on camera, a second video recording was aired by Bengali news channels in which he is seen asking party supporters to slit the th...
Cities | Reported by Anant Zanane; Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday June 25, 2014
A young woman was allegedly gang-raped by eight men in western Uttar Pradesh who then forwarded a video of the assault on WhatsApp, the police said.
India | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh | Friday June 20, 2014
Nihalchand Meghwal, the minister accused by a woman from Rajasthan of raping her three years ago, met with Home Minister Rajnath Singh today.
India | Agence France-Presse | Friday June 13, 2014
A screaming woman locked in a van sparks scant reaction from passersby in a social experiment in New Delhi, as India once again faces up to a series of gruesome rapes and murders.
Deepu M Kurup | Tuesday May 13, 2014
She also says that she fears for her life and will request police protection
Offbeat | Trinaa Prasad | Wednesday May 7, 2014
The slums of India, living under the grim shadows of poverty, illiteracy and unemployment, hide several untold stories; stories of survival, sometimes of passion, sometimes of success, sometimes of ruthless determination, but mostly of wretchedness.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday January 22, 2014
Kumar Vishwas, a leader of the Aam Aadmi Party, apologized today for offensive remarks about Kerala nurses that he made in 2008. A video of his comments has been highlighted by political opponents and is being circulated online
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 28, 2013
A woman was allegedly blackmailed and raped repeatedly by a man whom she was acquainted with at a party recently.
India | NDTV.com | Monday September 23, 2013
A satirical video that mocks those who blame women for the rise in sexual crimes in India has gone viral on the Internet. The video, featuring actor Kalki Koechlin and VJ Juhi Pande, waxes on the theme 'Rape? Ladies, it's your fault', and lampoons de...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 10, 2013
Three people have been booked for allegedly raping a teenager in Jaipur and blackmailing her with a video clip which they shot while committing the crime.
Cities | Uma Sudhir | Wednesday August 28, 2013
The 2010 assault was allegedly videographed by the two men, who used it to blackmail the woman.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 27, 2013
In the December 16 gang-rape case, a minor was produced as a witness in a Delhi court by the defence on Saturday. The boy produced a video clipping which showed that two of the four adults accused and facing trial were present at the music function o...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 18, 2013
A 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped in Rajasthan's Alwar town and the video of the crime then uploaded on a social networking website, police said on Tuesday.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 6, 2013
A 15-year-old girl from Delhi was allegedly gang-raped and filmed by two men in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad, police said today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 15, 2013
A woman was allegedly gang-raped by two persons in Ghaziabad, near Delhi. The woman has alleged in her complaint to the police that the men even filmed the act on their cellphones.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday April 12, 2013
Another Canadian teen's suicide after months of harassment and circulation of an image of her alleged rape by four boys has reignited concerns over cyber bullying, and led hacker group Anonymous Thursday to call for a new investigation.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 20, 2013
Police today arrested five men for allegedly raping a teenage girl in the district and preparing her obscene video on a mobile phone.