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.
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.
16 Jul 2014
Mumbai: Two juveniles arrested in connection with the Shakti Mill gangrape cases of a photojournalist and a telephone operator were on Tuesday convicted by the Juvenile Justice Board (JJB) and sent to a Nashik school for three years to learn "good behaviour".
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.
14 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday stayed till further orders the execution of death penalty of two of the four convicts in the December 16 gang-rape and murder case.
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.
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.
10 Jul 2014
Cuttack: After meeting a minor gang-rape survivor here, National Commission for Women (NCW) members have said they will suggest ‘tough’ recommendations to the NCW for taking stringent action against those responsible for the girl's plight.