DELHI PROTESTS

  • Delhi Metro again shuts one station June 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Metro on Friday shut down its Race Course station for indefinite time due to the ongoing protest by UPSC aspirants against changes made in the pattern of the civil services examination. The Metro station was shut down at around 5 pm on Friday. "As nearly 1,200 protesters are still...
  • Delhi minor rape: I have committed a big mistake, says accused April 22, 2013

    Lakhisarai (Bihar): "I have committed a big mistake." This was how Pradeep Kumar, the second person arrested in connection with the rape of a fiveyearold girl, responded when asked how he felt about the crime. Pradeep, a 19yearold "illiterate" who works as a mason in Delhi, was arrested from his maternal...
  • Kolkata: Citizens raise voice against rape of minor in Delhi April 20, 2013

    As anger continued to rise in the national capital over the rape of the minor girl in New Delhi, citizens from Kolkata also demanded justice for the survivor. ...
  • Delhi rape survivor is stable, alert: AIIMS doctor April 20, 2013

    AIIMS Medical Superintendent DK Sharma gave a health update of the Delhi minor rape survivor. He said the condition of the girl is stable; she is also alert, speaking to her parents and responding to the treatment well. ...
  • Watch: Protests over minor's rape in Delhi build up April 20, 2013

    Protests over the rape of a 5yearold in Delhi intensified on Saturday even as Section 144 was imposed at India Gate. Police also requested the protesters to clear the road in front of the police headquarters even as several parts of the city witnessed protests. ...
  • Delhi: Police ease traffic restrictions December 31, 2012

    New Delhi: As the nation continues to mourn the loss of the 23yearold Delhi braveheart, who was gangraped by six men in a moving bus in the national capital, several New Year's Eve parties have been cancelled. The army too has cancelled all official functions in the honour of the...
  • Make roads safer for women: Protesters at Jantar Mantar December 30, 2012

    Antirape protests continued across the nation on Sunday to demand safety for women. ...
  • Delhi: 9 Metro stations to remain closed on Tuesday December 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Nine Metro stations in Central Delhi will continue to remain closed on Tuesday as per a Delhi Police directive to prevent protesters from reaching India Gate. The nine stations, including the perennially busy Rajiv Chowk, would continue to remain closed on Tuesday as well, DMRC officials said on Monday...
  • Full text: Home Minister's statement on Delhi gangrape December 22, 2012

    Following is the text of the statement issued by Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde after meeting Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the horrific Delhi gangrape incident. The Government is extremely concerned about the shocking occurrence of gang rape, which took place in Delhi on 16th December 2012. All the six accused...
  • Antirape protests live: People demand capital punishment for culprits December 21, 2012

    New Delhi: 7.08 pm: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) member Yogendra Yadav says steps to prevent such crime should have been taken much earlier. "Steps to stop such crime needs to be taken not just in Delhi, but all over the country...there is an immediate need of speedy trial in such...