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...
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 m...
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 Inves...
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.
Delhi News | 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.
Muzaffarnagar News | 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 News | 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.
Delhi News | 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.
Mumbai News | 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.
Mumbai News | 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 News | 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 News | 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 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 | 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 News | 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.