Cirme Against Women

  • Park Street rape case: SC refuses bail to two accused January 29, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed the bail pleas of two of the five accused in the Park Street gangrape of Kolkata saying it was not a fit case for granting relief as two of the alleged culprits are still absconding. The apex court refused to interfere with the...
  • Sign a petition to fight for women's rights December 30, 2012

    As the nation desperately hopes for a change following the recent Delhi gangrape, CNN-IBN's CJ show in partnership with change.org has launched a petition called 'Fight for her Rights' to push for safety for women. This is the simplest way for citizens to send in their concrete suggestion to the...
  • Mumbai: Constable booked for 'molesting' woman December 26, 2012

    Mumbai: A police constable was on Tuesday booked for allegedly molesting a woman. The woman is the daughter of an Assistant Sub-Inspector and the constable allegedly had an affair with her. A case was registered against Madhukar Rane, attached with Local Arms Division, under IPC Section 354 (assault or criminal force...
  • Govt to launch character-building scheme for boys December 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Against the brutal gangrape case in the city, the government on Wednesday decided to launch a new scheme aimed at building character of adolescent boys and changing their mindset towards women. Women and Child Development Minister Krishna Tirath said that a proposal in this regard would be brought...