india gang rape

The gang rape and murder of 23-year-old Jyoti Singh in Delhi in December 2012 caused massive national and international outrage. How sad, therefore, that the Indian government has decided to ban the showing of an extraordinary television documentary about the case that was shown on BBC4 last night.
New laws followed the inquiry report on stalking, voyeurism, sexual harassment, sentencing and mandatory police reporting of complaints of sexual attacks but, laws are not enough and as time passes and another woman is raped, the question is whether all the efforts of the report writers to urge a change in mind-set have failed.
An Indian photographer who released a fashion shoot echoing the 2012 gang rape and murder of a young woman on a bus has defended
An Indian lawmaker has faced a furious backlash after he was reportedly captured on video threatening the rape of his political
Just a week after the gang rape and murder of two teenagers, an Indian politician has said rape is “sometimes it’s right
WARNING: EXTREMELY GRAPHIC IMAGES, DO NOT SCROLL DOWN IF THE IMAGES MAY CAUSE DISTRESS The world has reacted with horror
Police say three detained suspects have confessed to the gang rape and slaying of two teenage cousins who were found hanging
The father of one of the teenage girls gang-raped and strangled in rural India has said the police refused to help her because
WARNING: EXTREMELY GRAPHIC IMAGES, DO NOT SCROLL DOWN IF THE IMAGES MAY CAUSE DISTRESS Disturbing pictures of the two teenage
It seems that politicians in India's largest and most politically important state are currently trying to outdo each other
Just before the first anniversary of her death, I found myself in Delhi with fellow filmmaker Bruno Acard making a music video in English and Hindi of a song inspired by these tragic events entitled Shine a Light and Navjyoti ki Oar.
An Indian woman has been gang raped in public by as many as 13 men on the orders of tribal elders as punishment for an “unauthorised
Four men found guilty of fatally gang raping a medical student in Delhi, India, have been sentenced to death. Mukesh Singh
An Indian court has convicted four men over the gang rape of a medical student on a bus in New Delhi last December. The brutal
We have heard of the horrendous gang-rape in India. There have been several articles on how it is indicative of a patriarchal society. But this problem is not India's alone; and at least Indian citizens, both male and female, have been outraged enough to protest and demand change from their government - can we say the same?
A British woman who leapt from a hotel room window in India told police she was trying to escape from the manager. The tourist
A British woman has reportedly jumped from a hotel balcony in India in order to escape a rape attack. According to the Scottish
A Swiss tourist is in hospital after being gang raped in India as she holidayed with her husband. The unnamed woman was on
The alleged ringleader of the gang rape of a Delhi student which sparked mass anger and protests across India has apparently
The sixth man suspected of taking part in the fatal gang rape of a 23-year-old student on board a bus in Delhi will be tried