27 Aug 2014
Jammu: An outfit representing Gujjars on Wednesday demanded that the compensation provided to the kin of the victims of Pakistan's firing and shelling be made at par with the relief amount given to those affected by militancy.
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.
22 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Union Minister Arun Jaitley is facing wide scale criticism from all corners over his controversial comments on Thursday in which he described the gruesome December 16 gang-rape as a ‘small incident’.
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.
25 Aug 2014
New Delhi: In a new turn in the Badaun case, the CBI has decided not to file a chargesheet against the five accused arrested by Uttar Pradesh police in connection with alleged rape and murder of two teenage cousins whose bodies were found hanging from a tree in May this year.
13 Aug 2014
New Delhi: From August 21, victims of various crimes, including rape, will get the compensation awarded to them by the legal services authority within 24 hours, the Delhi High Court on Wednesday said and directed the city government to ensure that the mechanism and funds are in place by then.
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.
24 Aug 2014
New Delhi: An overwhelming percentage of rural women who are forced to wait till nightfall to relieve themselves face the risk of being raped, the government has admitted ahead of a conference to review sanitation situation in the country.
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.