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...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 8, 2014
Two young girls from Jharkhand were allegedly raped by unidentified persons in North-East Delhi's Bhajanpura area, police said yesterday.
Cities | Reported by Anant Zanane; edited by Mala Das | Friday July 12, 2013
In Uttar Pradesh, which has reported several horrific assaults on young girls in the last few days, a college student is battling for life in hospital after being raped and set on fire allegedly by a man known to her.
World | Reuters | Wednesday May 8, 2013
Democratic Republic of Congo troops raped at least 97 women and 33 girls, some as young as 6, in the country's volatile east after they fled from advancing M23 rebels in late November, according to a UN report released on Wednesday.
India | Reported by Rashmi Rajput, edited by Samira Shaikh | Tuesday March 5, 2013
After an investigation impoverished in breakthroughs, the police in Bhandara in Maharashtra have detained three people for the rape and murder of three sisters between the ages of six and 11.
India | Reported by Saurabh Gupta and Ketki Angre; Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Friday March 1, 2013
It has been nearly two weeks since three sisters aged 11, nine, and six were raped and murdered in the Bhandara district of Maharashtra, but in the tiny village where they lived, nobody has been arrested yet.
India | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Thursday February 21, 2013
The mother of three little girls who were brutally raped, murdered and thrown into a well in a village in Maharashtra wants death sentence for the culprits. Only, no arrests have been made yet much to the anger of residents, who say they have stopped...
India | Saurabh Gupta | Thursday February 21, 2013
Temper is rising among residents in Bhandara after police failed to make any arrest six days after three minor sisters were brutally raped, murdered and thrown into a well.
India | 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 wo...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 11, 2012
A 13-year-old student kidnapped and raped by a 30-year-old after she snubbed his friendship request; a teenaged girl gang-raped by two men in a car and another yet to be traced after being forced into a car by two young men. It was a night of shame f...
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday March 23, 2010
It's a case that's a chilling reminder of the crimes targeting young girls in our country, crimes which often involve relatives.