16 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Acid attack victim Laxmi will walk the ramp at the third edition of India Runway Week (IRW) in New Delhi on Friday. Laxmi, who has been selected for the prestigious International Women of Courage Award, will walk as a showstopper on the first day for designer Dolly J.
14 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Maneka Gandhi’s statement that minors accused of rape should be treated on par with adults’ evoked mixed reactions from various quarters.
12 Sep 2014
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday announced a package of relief for those affected by the worst floods in a century including a Rs 200 crore assistance for Jammu region and the valley and Rs 3.5 lakh for the kin of those who lost their lives in the disaster.
07 Aug 2014
Ghaziabad: Actress and Congress politician Nagma on Wednesday slammed the BJP for trying to communalize the Meerut gang-rape incident. After visiting the victim of alleged gang-rape and forced conversion on Tuesday at a hospital here, Nagma said BJP was trying to communalize the incident.
24 Jan 2014
Kolkata: The condition of the 20-year-old woman who was allegedly raped by more than a dozen men following orders of a kangaroo court in West Bengal is stable, an official of the hospital where she is admitted said on Friday.
28 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday directed the West Bengal government to give Rs five lakh as compensation in addition to already sanctioned Rs 50,000 to the victim of Birbhum gang-rape incident.
02 Jan 2014
Kolkata: The family of the 16-year-old gang-rape victim on Wednesday alleged that they have been threatened to leave the state by the city police along with the body of their daughter and sought security for themselves.
16 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Mired in controversies, Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti on Thursday committed a faux pas by revealing the name of Danish woman, who was allegedly gang-raped late on Tuesday night.
24 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The attack on and death of the December 16, 2012 gang-rape victim was a tipping point for people everywhere to speak up, said South African-origin director Yael Farber whose latest production features tales of sexual violence.
22 Jan 2014
Kolkata: The 24-year-old man arrested for alleged involvement in the gang rape of a 21-year-old woman in Kolkata was acquainted with the victim for the past few days, police said on Tuesday.