19 Nov 2014
London: Trafficking victims in India need more legal support to pursue cases against their perpetrators, while the country's police must understand that bonded and forced labour are also crimes, according to a report published on Wednesday.
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.
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.
20 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Rape is a serious blow to the honour, dignity and womanhood of a victim, a Delhi court on Monday observed while showing no leniency and awarded maximum sentence of life imprisonment to the five convicts in the 2010 Dhaula Kuan gangrape case.
10 Nov 2014
San Francisco: Apple Inc pulled a "bait and switch" move to force GT Advanced Technologies into a money-losing deal to supply the iPhone maker with sapphire, according to an affidavit by a senior executive at the company.
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.
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.