Watch: West Bengal Politics - Why This Killer Rage?
Jul 11, 2014
India | 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 Inves...
India | 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.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 24, 2014
A 22-year-old woman was allegedly raped at gunpoint by a gang of four men in Delhi on Tuesday, the police have said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 10, 2014
An 18-year-old girl was allegedly raped at gunpoint in Bhensaheri village of Muzaffarnagar on Wednesday, the police have said.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 1, 2014
Slamming TMC MP Tapas Pal's controversial comments allegedly threatening to kill CPI(M) workers and have their women raped, the BJP today demanded that the leader be put "behind bars", saying he has "no right" to be in any political party.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 28, 2014
Two Tanzanian women were allegedly raped by two men in south Delhi's Sarojini Nagar area, the police said on Saturday.
Cities | mid-day.com | Thursday June 26, 2014
Superstar Shah Rukh Khan's driver was arrested by the Bandra police yesterday for raping a minor. The 17-year-old survivor used to work as a maid at the house of a Bollywood actress.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 18, 2014
A 14-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her stepfather on a number of occasions at their residence in suburban Malad, police said on Wednesday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 16, 2014
Allied soldiers liberating France during World War II raped French women after pushing back the Germans, an outspoken Japanese politician has claimed, as Tokyo comes under pressure over its wartime system of sex slavery.
India | Agencies | Thursday June 12, 2014
A woman was allegedly gang-raped by four officers at a police station in Uttar Pradesh, the latest in a string of shocking sex attacks in India's largest state.
India | 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 | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 11, 2014
A UN body has demanded justice for the families of the young girls raped and killed in Uttar Pradesh, saying there can be no justification for such "unspeakable crimes" against girls and women and "certainly no impunity" for those who commit such act...
India | Varun Singh, mid-day.com | Friday April 11, 2014
In a bizarre and grotesque statement, the state Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Abu Azmi said women who were raped should also be punished.
India | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Friday February 7, 2014
Two women of the same family were gang- raped in West Bengal's Howrah district on Tuesday night in what appears to be a case of political revenge. The women belonged to a family that supported the CPM. The Trinamool lost the panchayat polls in that v...
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 23, 2014
About one in five women in the US has been raped in her life time, with nearly half of the victims subjected to sexual assault before the age of 18, a White House report said today.
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Thursday January 16, 2014
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, severely criticised for his silence on the gang-rape of a Danish woman in Delhi, today put the blame squarely on the Delhi Police, accusing it of being "a highly compromised force."
South | Written by Uma Sudhir | Tuesday January 14, 2014
Nine men arrested earlier this month have told the Chittoor police in Andhra Pradesh that they raped 59 women in the last two years.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday December 2, 2013
A 40-year old IT professional from Bangalore was allegedly raped at an upscale resort in Kerala on Friday.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday October 1, 2013
Weeks after the riots in Muzaffarnagar in Uttar Pradesh in which nearly 50 people were killed and some 45,000 displaced, a new horror has emerged with five women filing gang-rape complaints.
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.