Delhi Gang Rape

Viewpoint: How a rape changed India  4 months and 3 days ago

The Delhi rape incident prompted unprecedented levels of protest and outrage against sexual violence on the streets of the Indian capital The fatal gang rape of a 23-year-old student inside a bus in Delhi last December caused...

Delhi earned tag of "rape Capital" after Dec 16 gang-rape: High Court  a month and 3 days ago

New Delhi: The "horrendous" crime of December 16 gang-rape and murder case earned Delhi the dubious distinction of being the "rape capital", the Delhi High Court today observed while confirming the death sentence of the convi...

Remembering the Delhi gang-rape: That Dark Day A Year Ago  4 months and 2 days ago

S. Thyagarajan In her strong guttural voice, noted theatre artiste Maya Krishna Rao took to the streets of Delhi late last year in protest of the grisly gang rape that occurred on December 16: ?Not 5 not 6 not 7 not 8 not 11....

'India's Rape Epidemic' among Time's top ten world stories of 2013  4 months and 12 days ago

Time magazine has listed "India's Rape Epidemic", about the nationwide uproar over a number of rape incidents, especially following a shocking gang rape in Delhi, as the ninth top world news story of 2013.

Indian media: Has Delhi rape changed anything?  4 months and a day ago

The brutal gang rape of a student sparked a wave of protests across India last year The gang rape and murder of a student on 16 December 2012 kept the media's focus on women's safety throughout the year. But do women feel saf...

India woman raped on 'court' order  2 months and 23 days ago

Ever since the fatal gang rape of a student in Delhi last December, there have been public protests and an outcry against sexual violence Police in India's West Bengal have held 13 people in connection with a gang rape of a w...

‘India’s rape epidemic’ among Time Magazine’s top 10 world news stories  4 months and 12 days ago

Protests in Delhi after the gangrape. Naresh Sharma/Firstpost Time magazine has listed ?India?s Rape Epidemic?, about the nationwide uproar over a number of rape incidents, especially following a shocking gang rape in Delhi, ...

'India's Rape Epidemic' among Time Magazine's top ten stories  4 months and 12 days ago

Time magazine has listed "India's Rape Epidemic", about the nationwide uproar over a number of rape incidents, especially following a shocking gang rape in Delhi, as the ninth top world news story of 2013.

Death penalty for India gang rape  a month and 25 days ago

There has been growing alarm at sexual violence in India since the 2012 fatal gang rape of a student on a Delhi bus Three men have been sentenced to death by a court in the Indian capital, Delhi, for the abduction, gang rape ...

Indian media: Delhi gang rape verdict  a month and 3 days ago

Scrutiny of sexual violence in India has grown since the 2012 gang rape and murder of a student on a Delhi bus Media in India are welcoming the decision of a Delhi court to uphold the death sentence given to four men convicte...

Dec 16 gang rape: Centre says juvenile can't be tried twice  3 months and 9 days ago

NEW DELHI: The Centre on Monday told the Supreme Court that the law did not allow the juvenile, convicted by juvenile board in the December 16 gang rape, to be tried twice for the same offence as sought by the parents of vict...

Two arrested over India gang rape  3 months ago

The police say the woman was attacked at a secluded spot near Delhi's main railway station Police in the Indian capital Delhi have arrested two people in connection with the gang rape of a Danish woman. The 51-year-old touris...

India remembers gang rape victim  4 months and a day ago

Last year's brutal gang rape in Delhi triggered intense protests across the country Women's groups and citizens are holding vigils across Delhi in the memory of a female Indian student who died a year ago after she was gangra...

SC issues notice to West Bengal govt over gang rape of tribal woman  2 months and 22 days ago

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Friday issued a notice to the West Bengal government over the gang rape of a tribal woman in the Birbhum district. Taking suo motu cognizance of the gang rape, the Supreme Court directed the di...

Four men found guilty in Mumbai mill gang rape  27 days ago

MUMBAI/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Four men were found guilty on Thursday of the gang rape of a photojournalist last year in Mumbai, an attack that sparked street protests in the city and raised fresh questions about attitudes to women in the world's largest democracy.

SC seeks all documents on Birbhum gang rape from Bengal  2 months ago

New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday directed the West Bengal government to place before it the FIR, witness statements, case dairy and the final forensic report in the Birbhum gang rape case. A bench of Chief Justice P. Sathasivam and Justice Ranjan Gogoi sought these documents after perusing a report by the state chief secretary on the gang rape of a 19-year-old girl of Labpur village in Birbhum district

SC stays death penalty of 2 Delhi gang rape convicts  a month and a day ago

The Supreme Court Saturday stayed the execution of the death sentence of Mukesh and Pawan Gupta two of the four convicts for the Dec 16 2012 gang rape whose death sentences was upheld by the Delhi High Court March 13

Three convicted for gang rape, murder of Delhi girl  2 months and a day ago

The 19-year-old girl's mutilitated body was recovered from a Haryana village in 2012 A Delhi court on Thursday convicted three youths for kidnapping, gang raping and murdering a 19-year-old girl whose mutilated and decomposed...

Court confirms death sentence in India gang rape  a month and 4 days ago

Protesters gather outside the Indian Presidential Palace during a rally against the gang rape and brutal beating of a 23-year-old student on a moving bus in New Delhi, India. (Photo: Tsering Topgyal, AP) NEW DELHI (AP) ? A Ne...

Play compares Sita to Delhi gang rape victim  13 days ago

New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Be it mythology or contemporary times, issues related to women's freedom have raised many a question.

Delhi gang rape pained me, says poet Salman Khurshid  3 months and 26 days ago

New Delhi: Pained at the brutal assault and gang rape of a young Delhi woman last year, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid has penned some poems to pay "tribute to her soul and to her parents". The ghastly incident of ...

Delhi gang-rape victim`s father seeks death penalty for rapists  2 months and 18 days ago

Indore: The parents of the 23-year-old girl, who was gang-raped in Delhi in December 2012, have advocated for corporal punishment to offenders in rape cases. "In cases of rape, the accused should be awarded death sentence and...

December 16 gang rape case: Two convicts appear in High Court  3 months and 7 days ago

NEW DELHI: Two convicts in the December 16 gang rape case on Thursday appeared before the Delhi High Court after it summoned them to put forward their submissions. A division bench of Justice Reva Khetrapal and Justice Pratib...

Death sentence confirmed in New Delhi gang rape case  a month and 3 days ago

A New Delhi court on Thursday confirmed the death penalty imposed by a lower court to four men convicted for the gang rape and murder of a young woman on a moving bus in 2012. A special fast track court had sentenced the men ...