Bus Gangrape

  • Delhi gangrape case: Departmental enquiry against 7 policemen May 24, 2013

    New Delhi: The Centre on Thursday informed the Delhi High Court that departmental enquiry has been initiated against seven policemen in connection with the December 16 gangrape of a 23yearold girl in a moving bus in New Delhi. Those policemen, who were manning the PCR van in the locality through...
  • Delhi gangrape: HC allows media to cover day-to-day trial March 22, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday lifted the gag order on media and ruled that the media will now be allowed to report on the trial of four accused in the December 16 Delhi gangrape case. The trial till now was being held in-camera on the orders of...
  • Delhi gangrape: Crossexamination of braveheart's friend to continue February 7, 2013

    New Delhi: In the Delhi gangrape case, the trial of the five accused adults continues on Thursday. A fasttrack court will resume the crossexamination of the Delhi braveheart's friend who's a key prosecution witness. On Wednesday, the first set of 88 witnesses deposed before the court, including eye witnesses, police...
  • Police should not have revealed victim's name: Family January 14, 2013

    Gurdaspur: Punjab Police on Sunday drew flak from all quarters, including the 29yearold gangrape victim's family, for revealing the woman's name. "The police should not have made the name of the woman public," a relative of the gangrape victim said. Police on Saturday issued the gangrape victim's name in a press note....
  • Punjab bus gangrape: Six arrested, search on for last accused January 13, 2013

    Gurdaspur: Six men were arrested by the Punjab Police on Saturday for allegedly gangraping a 29yearold married woman in this frontier district, police said. The victim, in her complaint to police, said that she was travelling in a bus to her inlaws' village, Gukla, on Friday evening when the bus...
  • BJP hits out at Shinde, says protesters are not Maoists December 24, 2012

    Hitting out at Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde for allegedly comparing antirape protesters in Delhi to Maoists, BJP spokesperson Prakash Javadekar said the government needs to understand the deep anguish of these youngsters and must respond to them. Javadekar said it is unfortunate that the UPA government has failed completely. ...
  • Delhi gangrape: Trial to begin from Jan 3, say MHA sources December 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Coming under serious attack from raging protests in Delhi over the gangrape of a young woman, the government has set, according to the sources, January 3, 2013 as the date to begin the trial of the case that has taken the nation by a storm. Sources in the...
  • Watch: PM's address to the nation on Delhi gangrape case, antirape protests December 24, 2012

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday addressed the nation on the Delhi gangrape case and the ongoing antirape protests in the national capital. He issued a fresh appeal to people to maintain peace and asked them to desist from violence saying "anger about the crime is justified but not violence". ...
  • Delhi gangrape: PM says anger about the crime is justified December 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday addressed the nation on the Delhi gangrape issue and appealed for peace. In his short address to the people of India, Singh said that while the "anger about the crime was justified, violence was not". He assured that the government would make...
  • Delhi gangrape: PM to address the nation on Monday December 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will address the nation on Monday noon. Though there is no official word on the issues, the Prime Minister is likely to take up in his address, speculations are rife that it could be focussed on the Delhi gangrape case. Breaking his silence on...
  • Delhi gangrape: 143 injured in violent protests on Sunday December 24, 2012

    New Delhi: At least 143 people, including 78 policemen, were injured while a police constable is battling for his life in a city hospital after a mass protest at India Gate in support of the December 16 gangrape survivor turned violent Sunday, said police. According to police, 78 policemen and...
  • Culprits deserve death penalty: Delhi gangrape survivor father December 24, 2012

    New Delhi: The father of the Delhi gangrape survivor has appealed for calm and has said that her daughter's tormentors deserve death penalty. As the angry protesters continued with their agitation in New Delhi on Sunday, the father of the 23yearold paramedical student said his daughter is a "fighter" and...
  • Delhi gangrape: Mediapersons injured in protests December 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Several mediapersons were injured in New Delhi on Sunday in the clash at the India Gate between police and protesters demanding strict action against rapists. A photo journalist clicking photographs got a head injury when a large stone hit his head. The stones that were being hurled by...
  • There is no woman in India who hasn't been harassed: Kiran Bedi December 23, 2012

    The former IPS officer and activist Kiran Bedi appealed to police to exercise patience and said the protesters need to be addressed properly by people like Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, Police Commissioner. ...
  • Until we empower women, country won't progress: Aamir December 23, 2012

    Reacting to the Delhi gangrape case, actor Aamir Khan said that his television show 'Satyamev Jayate' has taught him that until women are empowered, a country cannot progress. "The guilty should be given stringent punishments. Fasttrack courts should be formed for speedy justice, to create fear among those who commit...
  • Delhi gangrape protest: Commuters face tough time December 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Commuters heading towards central Delhi on Sunday were at the receiving end of a security clampdown to contain protests against the gangrape of a young girl as the police put up barricades on Rajpath and closed down Metro stations near India Gate and Raisina Hills. The police set up barricades...
  • Gangrape: I am happy girls are protesting, says Meira Kumar December 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar has come out in support of the people who have taken to the street demanding justice for the Delhi gangrape victim, who was brutally raped and beaten up in a moving bus a week ago. She said to stop crime against women, the...
  • Delhi gangrape: Police evacuate crowd from Raisina Hill December 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Police on Sunday evacuated a number of protesters from Raisina Hill and outside Congress chief Sonia Gandhi's residence where they had stayed put since Saturday night to protest against the gangrape of a 23yearold girl. The protesters, most of them students who spent a chilly night in the...
  • Delhi gangrape: Will use force if protesters defy law, says govt December 22, 2012

    MoS PMO V Narayanasamy on Saturday justified the police crackdown on protesters at India Gate. ...
  • Delhi gangrape: Protests in national capital refuse to die down December 22, 2012

    Protests continued in Delhi and other parts of the country as people demanded justice for the gangrape victim and punishment for the culprits. Meanwhile, the Delhi High Court on Friday pulled up police as the last two accused were also arrested. ...
  • Delhi gangrape victim optimistic about future: Doctors December 22, 2012

    New Delhi: The 23yearold paramedical student, who was gangraped and brutally beaten up in a moving bus in the heart of the national capital on Sunday night, started taking water and juice on Saturday. Doctors were earlier supplying her food through intravenous after her gangrenous intestine was removed. Briefing media...
  • Delhi gangrape: Brinda demands action against police December 20, 2012

    Howrah: Senior CPI(M) leader Brinda Karat on Thursday decried the gangrape of a 23yearold paramedical student on Sunday night in Delhi and demanded that the policemen who failed to notice the irregularities of the bus where the crime was committed be punished. "The policemen responsible should be suspended and action...
  • Delhi gangrape: Evidence sent for forensic examination December 20, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi gangrape victim continued to be in ICU at city's Safdarjung hospital on Thursday while the doctors attending her said she was stable. Raids were on in Haryana and Bihar in hunt of the sixth accused in the case and all the evidence collected by the Delhi...
  • Delhi: Policemen travel in buses to check women security December 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Days after a woman was gangraped and brutally assaulted in New Delhi in a moving bus, an official of Delhi Police in plain clothes on Wednesday travelled in DTC buses to check the security for women in public transport. Additional Commissioner of Police Ajay Chaudhary travelled on buses...
  • Read: Reactions on Twitter to the Delhi gang rape December 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Following are reactions on Twitter from political leaders and celebrities after a young paramedic student was gangraped in the national capital and thrown out of a bus. PRITISH NANDY, media personality "A suggestion for Mr Shinde, Home Minister: Why doesnt the Govt put up hoardings everywhere, saying: Rape Strictly...
  • Delhi gangrape: Punish him if proven guilty, says father of the accused December 18, 2012

    New Delhi: The father of one of the accused in the brutal gangrape of a 23yearold paramedical student from Dehradun in the heart of the national capital, on Tuesday said that if his son is guilty, he must be punished. Hari Ram Sharma, father of accused Vinay Sharma, said, "We...
  • Delhi gangrape: Two more accused arrested December 18, 2012

    New Delhi: The police have arrested two more people in connection with the gangrape of a medical student in Delhi. Three people in all have been arrested in total in the case. Police say all the accused were drinking and were out to earn extra money on an off day,...
  • Are women in Delhi safe while travelling at night? December 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi prides itself as a metro where thousands of women step out to work everyday. CNNIBN took to public transport at night to discover how insecure the national capital can make women feel. Twentyfiveyearold lawyer Misha is one of them. Her hectic work means that sometimes she leaves office...