Cities | Maya Sharma | Sunday July 27, 2014
Installing GPS and CCTV cameras in their buses, not allowing bus drivers to mingle with children and issuing identity cards to all those who come to pick up children - these are some of the new guidelines that the Bangalore police has asked city scho...
India | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Saturday August 31, 2013
Ahead of the verdict on the youngest accused in the Delhi gang-rape, the parents of the 23-year-old girl who was assaulted and raped by six men in a moving bus say they would be denied closure if one of their daughter's killers got off lightly.
Cities | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Sunday August 25, 2013
The gang-rape of a photojournalist in Mumbai has triggered protests in the city and anger elsewhere, with the heinous assault underscoring that nothing has changed since December, when a student was fatally gang-raped on a moving bus in Delhi.
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 | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh (with PTI inputs); Edited by Mala Das | Monday April 29, 2013
A driver of a bus was arrested for allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl in Bikaner, police said on Monday.
Cities | Tanima Biswas | Monday April 15, 2013
A 10-year-old girl was allegedly raped inside a bus in Delhi's Sultanpuri area yesterday. The bus driver, accused of raping her, has been arrested.
India | Agence France-Presse | Friday April 12, 2013
Two defendants in the New Delhi gang-rape and murder trial on Thursday claimed they were not in the bus on which the 23-year-old student was repeatedly raped, the Press Trust of India said.
India | Reported by Alok Pandey, Tanima Biswas; edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Tuesday March 12, 2013
Ram Singh, the man accused of leading a gang of six that allegedly battered and fatally raped a medical student on a bus in Delhi, was found hanging in his cell early this morning.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 5, 2013
United States has selected the 23-year-old Delhi student, who was fatally gang raped in a moving bus, for the International Women of Courage Award.
India | Ricken Patel, Executive Director, Avaaz.org | Friday January 25, 2013
Rape is the fastest growing crime in India, up by 875% in the last four decades. Last month, a survey showed that 92% of men in Delhi knew someone who had harassed or sexually assaulted a woman. Little wonder, when a lawyer suggests that the young wo...
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Wednesday January 23, 2013
The three-member team led by former chief justice of India JS Verma was set up by the government after the brutal gang-rape of a young student on a bus in Delhi last month. She died two weeks after she was allegedly raped by six different men who als...
India | Edited by Mala Das | Friday January 4, 2013
Five men have been charged with murdering and raping a physiotherapy student on a bus in Delhi last month. A sixth - who has been arrested - is 17, according to a school document, and has been kept at a juvenile home since he was arrested.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday January 4, 2013
Five men have been charged with murdering and raping a young physiotherapy student on a bus in Delhi last month. The evidence submitted by the Delhi Police against them in court yesterday as part of its chargesheet includes the results of DNA tests ...
India | Reported by Tanima Biswas; Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Thursday January 3, 2013
The Delhi Police today filed a chargesheet against the five men who allegedly raped a 23-year-old student on a Delhi bus on December 16. The chargesheet details rape and murder charges in 1000 pages. All five of the men arrested are in Tihar Jail.
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday December 31, 2012
In mourning over the death of a young medical student who was raped by six men on a bus in Delhi, many in India are scaling down or cancelling their plans for New Year's Eve.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 29, 2012
From December 16, when the 23-year-old was raped in a moving bus in Delhi, to December 29, when she died of her grievous injuries in a Singapore hospital, a sequence of 13 days that stopped a nation in its tracks.
India | Reported by Tanima Biswas, edited by Samira Shaikh | Saturday December 29, 2012
A special aircraft of national carrier Air India will bring back the body of the 23-year-old student who died in a hospital in Singapore early this morning. She was raped two weeks ago by six drunk men on a moving bus in Delhi. They also hit her mal...
India | NDTV.com | Saturday December 29, 2012
Across India, people are sharing their sorrow over the death of a young medical student who fought with exemplary courage for her life after she was raped by six men on a bus in Delhi. Here are 10 surfer comments on 'Amanat.'
Cities | Tanima Biswas | Friday December 28, 2012
The bus that a 23-year-old medical student was brutally raped in earlier this month, was a repeat offender. According to the police, it had been challaned (fined) eight times and impounded six times in the last two years. In July this year, it was im...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Thursday December 27, 2012
A two-hour face-off between about 300 student protesters and the police near India Gate, ended peacefully this evening. Cops video-graphed the protest and were ready with tear gas and water cannons, but did not have to use them, much to the relief of...