India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Thursday November 28, 2013
Tehelka Managing Editor Shoma Chaudhury resigned early this morning amid unabated criticism for the way she handled a young journalist's complaint that the magazine's founder Tarun Tejpal had molested her at an event in Goa earlier this month.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 2, 2013
Actress Shweta Menon was allegedly molested by an "elected representative" from the area at a function in Kollam, sparking strong protests from the Malayalam film fraternity and women outfits, which demanded stern action against the politician.
Cities | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Tuesday September 3, 2013
57 people were arrested on Monday after clashes in West Bengal's Burdwan district that left at least 25 people, including five policemen, injured. The clashes were between factions of the Trinamool party, triggered by rival bids to head the local pan...
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Wednesday August 28, 2013
The Mumbai Crime Branch, which is investigating Thursday's gang rape at Mahalaxmi's Shakti Mills compound, said yesterday that the five accused had in the past six months raped two other women and molested another on the same abandoned premises.
Cities | Edited by Diana George | Wednesday August 28, 2013
In another blow to Mumbai's reputation as a city safe for women, a 27-year-old was allegedly molested in the first class compartment of a local train on Tuesday night.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 30, 2013
This is the second such instance of molestation in a Metro train within seven days. Last Tuesday, two people, including a college student, were arrested from Dum Dum station for molesting the daughter-in-law of a senior Metro official.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 19, 2013
With two incidents of suicides by girls in Hisar and Yamunanagar districts recently, Haryana's police chief on Tuesday asked women to complain to police if they were harassed, molested or sexually exploited by anyone.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Janaki Fernandes | Monday August 13, 2012
24 people have been arrested in Mumbai for Saturday's violence near Azad Maidan. Two people were killed and 55 others were injured after a protest over ethnic clashes in Assam turned violent there. Investigation is now on to determine if the violence...
India | Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Saturday July 21, 2012
Days after chairperson of National Commission for Women (NCW) Mamata Sharma's remarks on how women should dress drew criticism, now a Madhya Pradesh minister said the safety of women and respect accorded to them depend on what they wear and how well ...
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Monday July 16, 2012
Much of India is outraged by the acts of a mob that molested a teenage girl on a Guwahati street on July 10. What is a greater outrage is the fact that such episodes keep repeating themselves regularly all over the country. While the depravity of the...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday July 16, 2012
A deadline that Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi set for the state's police to arrest all the men identified as being part of a mob that brutally molested a young girl in Guwahati last week ends today. The police have, however, managed to arrest only...
India | Written by Janaki Fernandes with PTI inputs | Sunday July 15, 2012
Shocking details emerging on the condition of the girl molested in Guwahati. A team from the National Commission for Women (NCW) flew to Guwahati from Delhi and visited the girl on Saturday. They say she had burn wounds on her body indicating that th...
India | Reported by Kishalay Bhattacharjee | Friday July 13, 2012
On Friday the 13th, India confronted a real-life nightmare which assaulted the country's senses. A young woman was molested by nearly 50 men swaggering for a TV camera; equally chilling are the dozens of people who stood by cheering with rapacious fr...
India | NDTV.com | Friday July 13, 2012
There has been outrage, anger and horror expressed by viewers of NDTV and readers of ndtv.com over images of a class 11 girl being molested in Guwahati by around 50 men.
India | NDTV Correspondent | Friday July 13, 2012
A big hoarding in Guwahati has on it photographs and names of six men. They have been identified as being part of a mob of about 50 men who brutally molested a young girl outside a pub in Assam's capital.
India | NDTV.com | Friday July 13, 2012
On Monday, a girl was molested by a mob in Guwahati. An amateur video of the incident, that was uploaded on YouTube, shows the mob - consisting of around 20 men - beating the girl before stripping her. Only four people have been arrested so far.
India | Reported by Tanima Biswas; written by Shamik Ghosh | Sunday May 20, 2012
A legal defamation notice has been reportedly sent to Sidhartha Mallya, director of the IPL franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore, for his remarks on micro-blogging site Twitter in the molestation case involving one of his players Luke Pomersbach. Zo...
Press Trust of India | Saturday May 19, 2012
Women leaders and activists today criticised Sidhartha Mallya for his comments casting aspersions on the character of an American woman who alleged that a cricketer molested her.
Cities | Mid-Day.com | Tuesday October 18, 2011
A 25-year-old woman from Mizoram was allegedly molested by a man at a public phone booth at Timarpur area, near Delhi University on Sunday. According to police, the woman belonging to the Naga community is residing in Gandhi Vihar at present. She was...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 27, 2011
Two cases of young women being gang-raped have been reported from the National Capital Region. One of the victims was left by her rapists in front of the National Commission for Women's office in Delhi, the police said today.