World News | Xu Yangjingjing, Simon Denyer, The Washington Post | Thursday October 29, 2015
Women who smoke, drink and dress provocatively are more likely to be raped, a court in China has concluded, drawing ridicule from Web users.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 18, 2015
In the wake of gang-rape of two toddlers in Delhi, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today took on the Centre over policing and said he will not let Prime Minister Narendra Modi sleep "peacefully" if such incidents recur.
Delhi News | Reported by Sonal Mehrotra and Ishadrita Lahiti, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday October 18, 2015
Two boys - aged around 17 -- were picked up by the police for the rape of a two-and-a-half-year-old child, which shocked Delhi on Friday. The boys had abducted the little girl from the middle of a crowded Ramlila, when there was a power outage for a few minutes, the police said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 13, 2015
The Taliban on Monday declared two of Afghanistan's biggest television networks as legitimate "military targets", accusing them of fabricating claims that militants raped women during their recent three-day occupation of northern Kunduz city.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 14, 2015
Gurgaon Police is awaiting the response of the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) to its report before approaching the two Nepalese women, who were allegedly raped by a Saudi diplomat and others, for identifying the suspects in the CCTV grab of the apartment where they were confined.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday September 10, 2015
India today asked Saudi Arabia to cooperate with an investigation against one of its diplomats accused of rape and torture by two Nepalese women who worked at his apartment in Gurgaon near Delhi.
India News | Written by Ketki Angre | Wednesday September 9, 2015
Months ago, two women from Nepal had left their homes, flattened by the powerful earthquake, in search of better life outside. Little did they know the journey would take them through captivity, sexual assault, torture and starvation -- from Jeddah to Millennium City.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 2, 2015
Kidnapped, beaten, sold and raped: the Islamic State group is running an international market in Iraq where Christian and Yazidi women are sold as sexual slaves, a teenager who escaped told AFP Tuesday.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 12, 2015
Delhi Commission of Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal today met the parents of six-year-old girl, who was allegedly sexually assaulted and assured all kinds of medical help and support from their end.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday June 15, 2015
A three-year-old girl was raped and a wooden object inserted into her private parts by unidentified assailants here in the national capital, police said on Sunday.
India News | Reported by Nehal Kidwai, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday May 15, 2015
A man who allegedly posted hundreds of obscene videos on the internet and WhatsApp, including three clips of women being raped, has been arrested by the CBI in Bengaluru.
Kolkata News | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Tuesday March 31, 2015
A group of students at Kolkata's Jadavpur University, who have now adopted pads-against-sexism movement', today peppered the campus with sanitary napkins. The napkins were inscribed with slogans related to gender sensitization and the stigma of those raped or molested. The movement was started by Germany's Elone Kastratia on Women's Day.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday March 26, 2015
A man who was part of a group that filmed themselves gang-raping two women and then posted the videos in WhatsApp has been arrested in Odisha.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian (With inputs from Reuters) | Tuesday March 17, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday that he was "deeply concerned" about the rape of an elderly nun in West Bengal and the demolition of a church under construction in Haryana, amid protests for the better protection of women and religious minorities across the country.
Delhi News | Written by Tanima Biswas | Sunday March 8, 2015
It has been three months since a 25-year-old financial executive was raped in Delhi, allegedly by a driver of app-based taxi service Uber, but during this time, she has had to "re-live the vicious attack multiple times."
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday February 3, 2015
Japanese police have arrested a man for allegedly drugging and sexually assaulting more than 100 women who believed they were taking part in a medical study, detectives and local media said today.
Cities | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday December 23, 2014
Hours after she jumped into the sea with her four sisters and her parents, a young woman in Puducherry was allegedly raped.
Delhi News | NDTV.com | Sunday December 7, 2014
A woman in Delhi was raped on Friday by a taxi driver who is now missing. Police sources say the man was a driver with Uber, the popular app that supplies taxis to users.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 8, 2014
Internationally-funded African Union troops in war-torn and impoverished Somalia have raped women and traded food aid for sex, Human Rights Watch said in a damning report on Monday.
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday September 2, 2014
Right to life, dignity, or justice means little when one lives on the pavement. And this was brought home yet again to this family in suburban Borivali, who lost their little daughter to a sexual predator two days ago.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 24, 2014
Rural women who have no access to toilets at home face the risk of being raped, the government has admitted ahead of a conference to review sanitation situation in the country.
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 29, 2014
A teenaged girl was allegedly gang raped at gunpoint by five people known to her in a west Delhi house, police said on Tuesday.
India News | Monideepa Banerjie (With inputs from agencies) | Monday July 28, 2014
A police case or FIR must be filed straightaway against parliamentarian Tapas Pal of Bengal's Trinamool Congress for threatening to have women relatives of Left workers raped, the Calcutta High Court said today. It also ruled that the Criminal Investigations Department of the state police must investigate the remarks and provide an update in court...
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday July 24, 2014
A young girl's body has been found hanging from a tree in Bengal. Residents of her village have allegedly beaten to death a man they suspected of assaulting her. His house was also set on fire, said sources.