Gangrape Victim

  • FTP: Asha Mirje controversial remarks: Do members of women's commissions obstruct gender justice? 29-01-2014 11:38 PM

    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 29-01-2014 12:42 PM

    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: 14-year-old who was gangraped, set on fire dies 09-08-2013 08:12 AM

    Bhubaneswar: A 14-year-old 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...