India News | Agencies | Tuesday March 8, 2016
In one horrifying bus ride on Monday night, a woman in Uttar Pradesh was gang-raped and she lost her infant son while trying to fight off her attackers.
Bangalore News | Written by Maya Sharma | Friday November 6, 2015
A young woman has been allegedly gang-raped on a moving mini-bus in Karnataka, 40 km from the capital of Bengaluru. The driver and cleaner of the bus have been arrested for the sexual assault, which took place yesterday in the Hoskote region of the state.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 29, 2015
A 40-year-old woman was allegedly raped by the driver and the conductor of a private bus in Kotwali area in Jhansi, police said today.
Bhopal News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 18, 2015
A woman was allegedly raped in a moving local bus in Bhopal after she had boarded it late last night, police said today.
India News | 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 woman raped and tortured on a Delhi bus would not have been attacked if she were more virtuous, and wh...
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 the Delhi Police. Since December 16, when a young woman was raped by six men on a moving bus in Del...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday December 21, 2012
The 23-year-old medical student who was brutally raped in a moving bus in Delhi on Sunday, has been taken off the ventilator and is attempting to speak now. All six men who allegedly raped Amanat (not her real name) are now in custody. The Delhi High Court has asked the police to share the names of the cops who failed to stop the bus, which had tin...
Delhi News | Edited by Samira Shaikh | Thursday December 20, 2012
The young woman who was gang-raped and attacked with an iron rod on a bus in Delhi is "stable, conscious and alert" this morning after a major surgery yesterday, her doctors said.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday December 19, 2012
Late last night, Congress president Sonia Gandhi made a quiet visit to the hospital where the 23-year-old medical student brutally gang-raped by six men in Delhi is battling for her life. Mrs Gandhi, who met the young woman's parents, has also sent two strongly-worded letters to Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde and Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Diks...
Gurgaon News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 15, 2011
A 35-year-old woman was allegedly raped by the driver and conductor of a private bus after she was confined to the vehicle, the police said on Friday. The woman had boarded the passenger bus from Bilaspur Chowk at NH-8 for Gurgaon on Thursday afternoon, they said. While all other passenger...