Anti Rape Protesters

  • SC orders NHRC probe into police brutality against AAP protestors 19-11-2013 02:58 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered an NHRC probe into alleged police brutality against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) workers who were protesting in Delhi against non-registration of an FIR in a rape case in June this year. A bench headed by Justice GS Singhvi allowed the plea of...
  • Kolkata: Neighbour accused of raping 24-yr-old differently-abled girl 13-06-2013 08:58 PM

    Kolkata: The crime against women continues unabated in the country. In Bidhannagar, the IT hub of Kolkata, a 24-year-old differently-abled girl was raped allegedly by her neighbour on Thursday. The girl's mother has filed an FIR at the New Town Police Station. However, no arrests have been made yet. The...
  • Kolkata: 'Detaining peaceful anti-rape protesters an attack on freedom of speech' 13-06-2013 07:59 PM

    Hundreds of women protested outside West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's residence against the recent rape and murder of a girl in Barasat. ...
  • Constable Tomar death: Anti-rape protestors' plea against FIR rejected 09-05-2013 06:27 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday dismissed two separate petitions seeking quashing of the FIR and transfer of probe from city police to CBI in the case lodged for various offences, including rioting and death of constable Subhash Tomar during anti-rape protests in the capital. Turning down the...
  • Constable Tomar death: HC verdict on anti-rape protestors' plea on Thursday 08-05-2013 09:51 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court will on Wednesday give its verdict on two separate pleas seeking quashing of the FIR and transfer of probe from city police to CBI in the case lodged for various offences, including rioting and death of constable Subhash Tomar during anti-rape protests in December....
  • Delhi rape: Case against policeman for slapping protester 25-04-2013 08:46 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police has registered a case against an Assistant Commissioner for allegedly slapping a young woman during a protest against the rape of a five-year-old girl. BS Alhawat, the ACP who was suspended after he was caught on camera, was charged with causing hurt (section 323 of IPC)...
  • SC slams Delhi Police, UP Chief Secy for crackdown on protesters 25-04-2013 12:55 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has slammed the police crackdown on women. It pulled up the Delhi Police and sought an explanation from the Commissioner, Neeraj Kumar, on the use of force on young girls who were demonstrating at an East Delhi hospital against the alleged rape of a five-year-old....
  • News 360: Protests continue over minor's rape in Delhi 22-04-2013 09:43 PM

    Protests against the rape of a 5-year-old girl in the national capital went on unabated on Monday despite the arrest of a second accused in the case. ...
  • Anti-rape protests continue in Delhi, RAF deployed at India Gate 21-04-2013 07:13 PM

    Anger continued to rise in New Delhi over the rape of a 5-year-old, with protesters demonstrating near India Gate, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's official residence 7, Race Course Road and police headquarters at ITO. ...
  • Time for India to join hands with Bharat to curb crimes against women

    Lost in 'Trance'lation |  Abid Soffi
    After the horrific Delhi gangrape incident which shook the nation to its foundation, people for the first time in one voice said 'No to crimes...

  • Is the Indian middle class becoming an active agent of change?

    The other India |  Debraj Bhattacharya
    The recent outcry of middle-class men and women, many of whom not associated with any political party or developmental organisation, is an important phenomenon that...

  • Anti-rape protest: People take out midnight march in Hyderabad 06-01-2013 10:52 AM

    Hundreds of women gathered in Hyderabad and walked around the iconic Hussain Sagar lake. ...
  • Anti-rape protesters continue to throng Delhi streets 04-01-2013 10:59 AM

    Jawaharlal Nehru University students will form a human chain near Central Park in Connaught Place in New Delhi on Friday. ...
  • Gangrape: Youth protests a positive sign, say Murthy and Basu 04-01-2013 08:45 AM

    Infosys Chairman Narayana Murthy has said that value-based education should be made a part of the school curriculum. ...
  • Two cheers for the anti-rape movement

    The other India |  Debraj Bhattacharya
    Following the horrific assault and rape of a 23-year-old girl in Delhi there has been massive protests at Delhi, in other cities of India as...

  • Delhi: Anti-rape protests continue at Jantar Mantar 31-12-2012 09:41 PM

    Many at Jantar Mantar on Monday continued their anti-rape protests for a safer environment for women. ...