GANGRAPE VICTIM

  • FTP: Asha Mirje controversial remarks: Do members of women's commissions obstruct gender justice? January 29, 2014

    Asha Mirje, a member of the Maharashtra Women Commission, stirred quite a controversy by putting the onus of blame on women for rape rather than on the perpetrators. She said, during a speech in Nagpur, "women too are responsible to an extent (for rape). Their clothing and behaviour too play...
  • 'Why did gangrape victim have to go for a late show?' Twitter reacts angrily at Asha Mirje's comment January 29, 2014

    Asha Mirje, a member of the Maharashtra Women Commission, stirred quite a controversy on Wednesday by putting the onus of blame on women for rape rather than on the perpetrators. She said, during a speech in Nagpur, "women too are responsible to an extent (for rape). Their clothing and behaviour...
  • Odisha: 14yearold who was gangraped, set on fire dies August 9, 2013

    Bhubaneswar: A 14yearold girl died in Odisha after being set on fire by those who allegedly gangraped her in July. People have been carrying out violent protests in Bhubaneswar demanding justice for the girl. The girl was set on fire after being allegedly gangraped two weeks ago. Tension mounted with...
  • Lalu Prasad reveals Delhi gangrape victim's name January 18, 2013

    Kolkata: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav Friday while demanding death punishment for the perpetrators of the Delhi gangrape and murder, mentioned the name of the victim. "I went to meet the family of the victim and the father related how the young girl was subjected to barbarism....
  • Uttar Pradesh: CM meets family of Delhi braveheart January 11, 2013

    Uttar Pradesh: Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday met the family of the 23yearold Delhi braveheart and promised them all possible help from the state government. The chief minister, who arrived at the victim's native village, spent about half an hour with the family speaking to male members...
  • Asaram Bapus views about the Delhi gangrape victim are illogical, insensitive and dangerous: Mihira Sood January 10, 2013

    Should Asaram Bapu apologise for his remarks about the Delhi gangrape victim? Advocate Mihira Sood joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue. Q. I don't think he should apologise, as that would mean a missed opportunity to leave him exposed. Asked by: Vipul A. Whether...
  • UP govt to give Rs 20 lakh to braveheart's family December 31, 2012

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today announced financial assistance of Rs 20 lakh to the family members of Delhi braveheart. Yadav has decided to give the financial assistance to the victim's family from his discretionary quota, an official spokesman said here. The 23yearold woman died at a hospital in...
  • Blood counts of Delhi gangrape survivor better: Doctors December 25, 2012

    New Delhi: The 23yearold gangrape survivor, who is battling for life at the Safdarjung hospital, continues to be in a critical condition, though her health is better than that on Monday. According to the doctors at the Safdarjung hospital, the blood reports of the survivor are better and liver function...
  • Delhi gangrape: Victim gives statement to SDM December 22, 2012

    New Delhi: In an important update in the Delhi gangrape case, the victim gave her statement to the subdivisional magistrate on Saturday. Her statement is now admissible in court. She narrated the entire incident to the SDM. The 23yearold paramedical student has been off ventilator support since Friday evening. The victim...
  • Gangrape victim's friend traumatised, to leave Delhi December 20, 2012

    New Delhi: The father of the 28yearold software engineer, who was beaten and his female friend gangraped in a moving bus in New Delhi, on Wednesday said he would take him away to their hometown in Uttar Pradesh to help him recover from the harrowing incident. "My son has been...