India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Saturday July 25, 2015
A court in Gujarat has denied a 14-year-old girl a late-term abortion after she was allegedly raped by a doctor.
India News | Reported by Nikita Niraj Arora; Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday July 13, 2015
The police in Maharashtra have admitted that a 17-year-old rape survivor in Jalna town was raped again because she was sent as bait to catch her assaulters. The police officers involved in the botched operation are being investigated.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 11, 2015
A 17-year-old rape survivor was again allegedly raped by the same offenders when the police, to set a trap, asked her to meet the culprits, in Maharashtra's Jalna town.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday July 2, 2015
Days after a Tamil Nadu judge ordered mediation between a man convicted for rape and the woman he sexually assaulted when she was just a teen, the Supreme Court has come down hard on attempts to find a compromise in such cases, declaring it "against the dignity of women."
India News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel; edited by Mala Das | Friday May 1, 2015
The Punjab Police have said that a young woman who alleged that she was gang-raped by 11 men, including the husband of a friend, now says she had consensual sex.
India News | Reported by Niha Masih; Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday April 22, 2015
A 14-year-old girl allegedly set herself on fire in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura district after she was gang-raped by five men of her village. The teen, who sustained 70 per cent burn injuries, is battling for her life at Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital.
Cities | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday March 25, 2015
A teen girl in Madhya Pradesh is in hospital after she was shot in the legs while trying to resist a group of men who abducted her and then tried to rape her.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday March 21, 2015
The chanting begins quietly but quickly swells, the sound echoing depths of suffering that the music might heal. "Help me, each day is difficult, help me overcome this suffering."
India News | Reported by Niha Masih, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday March 12, 2015
At 13, she was kidnapped, gang-raped and tortured with lit cigarettes. Ten years on, trial will finally begin in the case after a court today rejected an appeal by the man who, along with five others, allegedly sexually assaulted her inside a moving car in Lucknow.
India News | Written by Niha Masih | Wednesday March 11, 2015
At 13, she was kidnapped, gang-raped and tortured with lit cigarettes. Ten years on, a court will decide today on the appeal of the man who, along with five others, allegedly sexually assaulted her inside a moving car in Lucknow.
India News | Thursday March 5, 2015
A teenager in Haryana who was allegedly gang-raped last month is believed to have committed suicide.
Blog | Sonal Mehrotra | Tuesday January 6, 2015
I don't want money, she sobbed.
India News | Niha Masih (with inputs from Agencies) | Tuesday January 6, 2015
One of the two constables accused of raping a 14-year-old girl in Uttar Pradesh's Badaun last week has been arrested.
South | Written by Uma Sudhir | Monday December 8, 2014
At the age of 16, a student in Andhra Pradesh had endured three abortions. She died in a private hospital in Vjayawada in eastern part of the state in October.
India News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday December 4, 2014
Seven men have been arrested for allegedly gang-raping a teenage Indian girl visiting Nepal for a religious festival involving animal sacrifices, an official said in Kathmandu on Thursday.
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 October 29.
Hyderabad News | Written by Uma Sudhir | Wednesday August 27, 2014
The police say the gang often pulled the snake on victims to terrorize them into handing over cash.
India News | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Two months after it began investigating the murders of teen cousins in Uttar Pradesh, the CBI says it has no evidence that the girls, aged 14 and 16, were raped before they were killed.
India News | Sunetra Choudhury | Wednesday August 6, 2014
The five men accused of raping and murdering two teen girls in Badaun in Uttar Pradesh have passed lie detector tests, said sources in the Central Bureau of Investigation, which is handling the case.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas; Edited by Swati Gupta | Tuesday June 24, 2014
For two fathers whose teen daughters were raped before being hanged alive in Uttar Pradesh, a lie detector test will be administered today to double-check their version of events.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas; edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday June 23, 2014
For two families whose teen daughters were raped before being hanged alive, more challenges lie in store than coping with their over-whelming grief.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday June 12, 2014
Days after two young girls were found hanging from a tree in Badaun in Uttar Pradesh after being raped, another teen has been found hanging from a tree two-hour drive away in the area of Moradabad.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday May 31, 2014
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today visited Badaun in Uttar Pradesh and met the family of the two teen sisters who were gang-raped in their village on Tuesday night. He also visited the area where the girls were found hanging from a tree on Wednesday morning.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday May 30, 2014
Amid growing outrage over the gang-rape of two teen sisters from Badaun in Uttar Pradesh, the Akhilesh Yadav-led government has dismissed two policemen who allegedly did not act soon enough on the complaint of the girls' family.