DELHI RAPE CASE

  • Delhi rape: Uber unsure about verification of its drivers December 10, 2014

    New Delhi: US-based cab booking firm Uber, which is under scrutiny in connection with a rape case, has a total of 4,000 drivers on its roll but it did not have any idea whether they have police verification or posses mandatory Public Service Vehicle (PSV) badge. Uber's General Manager (Marketing) Gagan...
  • Delhi rape: Aamir Khan, Anushka Sharma demand swift conviction to stop crime against women December 9, 2014

    Disturbed by the recent rape Delhi cab rape case, Bollywood stars Aamir Khan and Anushka Sharma, who are currently busy promoting their upcoming film 'PK', said swift conviction is the only way one can see a dip in incidents of crime against women. "Right now as the way things are, the...
  • Delhi rape: Nitin Gadkari opposes ban on cabs, says need to fix the system December 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday opposed the ban on some taxi services saying there was a need to fix the system instead. Gadkari's remarks came in the backdrop of a Uber cab driver raping a 25-year-old MNC employee on December 5. Gadkari said, "Train main hua to...
  • Delhi: 5 people gangrape minor girl, 3 arrested July 29, 2014

    Delhi: Three people, including two minor, have been arrested for the alleged gangrape of a minor girl in the national capital on Tuesday. Five people allegedly gangraped the class X student in the Uttam Nagar in West Delhi when she was on her way to school last week. The girl alleged...
  • Delhi: 3 men gangrape 17yearold girl after befriending her in pub June 24, 2014

    New Delhi: A 17yearold girl, who had gone to a pub in West Delhi with a female friend, was allegedly drugged and molested by a youth and then gangraped by three other men who had rescued her from the molester in the first place, police said on Tuesday. The three men...
  • Crime Patrol: Episodes on Delhi rape case yield high viewership September 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Two episodes of TV show 'Crime Patrol', which depicted the gang rape of Dec 16, 2012, yielded high viewership. "The Delhi rape case episode has made 'Crime Patrol' the number one show this week. We had a total of 10.4 million TVTs (Television Viewership in Thousands)," Sneha Rajani, executive...
  • Delhi: Court to decide on charges against accused in 5yearold girl's rape case July 11, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday will decide on whether or not to frame charges against two people arrested in a fiveyearold girl's rape and torture. The case sparked public outcry in April after it was learnt that the accused had kept the girl in confinement in the same...
  • SC slams Delhi Police, UP Chief Secy for crackdown on protesters April 25, 2013

    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 fiveyearold....
  • Delhi rape case: 2nd accused in 4 days' police custody April 23, 2013

    New Delhi: The condition of the 5yearold rape survivor in Delhi is stable and she is still on a semisolid diet, said doctors treating her at AIIMS. Her fever has subsided and she is more alert and active. S team of psychiatrists are counselling the 5year old. "She has had...
  • Delhi rape case: Protests against police to continue April 23, 2013

    New Delhi: The 5yearold Delhi rape survivor's condition is stable, doctors said, and she is still on a semisolid diet. Meanwhile, the second accused, Pradeep, was brought to Delhi from Bihar on Monday and is likely to be produced in court on Tuesday. The other accused is in custody till...
  • Delhi rape: Police chief Neeraj Kumar rules out resignation April 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar on Monday ruled out his resignation over the Gandhi Nagar rape case, asking the assembled mediapersons how was it going to help. "I can resign a thousand times if it helped. But can such cases be sorted out with my resignation?" he asked....
  • Full text: Sushil Kumar Shinde's statement on Delhi rape April 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Monday sought to defuse tension over the recent Delhi rape case and said that crimes against women were not Delhicentric, but happened across India. Laying down a statement in the House, Shinde said that prompt action had been taken in the case and...
  • Gangrape: Doctors appeal protesters to leave hospital December 21, 2012

    New Delhi: "Free the hospital from protests and your agitation should not serve as an obstacle for others." Doctors treating the 23yearold gang rape victim at the Safdarjung Hospital made this appeal to people, who have been protesting outside the premises since Monday. People, including politicians, should also avoid coming...
  • Court slams Delhi Police over withdrawal of rape case December 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Amid the widespread outrage over the gangrape of a 23yearold paramedical student in a moving bus, a local court has pulled up the Delhi Police for seeking withdrawal "in public interest" a case of rape, lodged against a man by his landlady. Lambasting the prosecution for its plea to...
  • Delhi witnesses more rapes than the next five metros put together December 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi lives up to its notoriety for being the most unsafe place for women, according to the latest National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) statistics which gives figures for 2011. Other cities do not come remotely close. More rapes were reported from Delhi (572) than from Mumbai (221), Kolkata...
  • Delhi: Rape victim blackmailed with MMS of crime September 27, 2012

    New Delhi: A teenaged girl was sexually assaulted in New Delhi allegedly by a driver while his friend recorded the crime on a mobile phone and circulated it as an MMS, in yet another instance of rape being filmed to blackmail the victim. The incident took place in east Delhi's Trilokpuri...
  • Delhi: Rape victim dies, court sets accused free September 26, 2012

    New Delhi: A youth has been acquitted from charges of kidnapping and raping a minor girl by a Delhi court as she died of an ailment before giving her evidence and prosecution failed to prove its case beyond reasonable doubt. Additional Sessions Judge Sanjay Garg freed Delhibased Dilshad Ali saying that...
  • Delhi: Court lets off 4 rape accused, slams police July 6, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has acquitted four persons accused of gangraping a minor girl, saying that the police officials lacked sensitivity and diligence in probe and recommended action against them. "The present case relates to the gang rape of a child victim and more sensitivity and diligence was expected of...
  • Delhi: Man accused of raping minor walks free June 6, 2012

    New Delhi: A father of two, accused of kidnapping and raping a minor, has been allowed to walk free by a Delhi Court which only found him guilty of taking away the victim out of lawful guardianship of her parents and awarded him imprisonment he had already undergone during trial. Pawan,...
  • BPO rape case: Police remand for two accused December 6, 2010

    New Delhi: A Delhi court, on Monday sent two of the Dhaula Kuan gangrape accused to Tihar Jail for their identification by the victim, while remanding two others in five days of police custody for their interrogation. Metropolitan Magistrate Pawan Singh Rajawat sent Shahid alias 'Chhota Billi' and Usman to Tihar...
  • Two arrested in BPO staff rape case in Delhi December 2, 2010

    New Delhi: Delhi Police have arrested two people for allegedly raping a 30yearold call centre employee from Mizoram in a moving vehicle on November 24. Sources say a third suspect has surrendered in Ballabgarh court in Haryana. Police say the duo, identified as Shamshad and Usman, has a criminal background and...