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  • Mumbai shame: Police grills molestation survivor about her clothes, whereabouts 2 days ago

    Mumbai: In yet another case of insensitivity by the police, a young woman had to undergo a harrowing ordeal when she went to file her complaint for molestation by goons in Mumbai. In an exclusive interaction with CNN-IBN the survivor reveals her horrifying experience. ...
  • Want death penalty for my daughter's murderer: Pallavi Purkayastha's father June 30, 2014

    The sentencing in the Pallavi Purkayastha murder case will be pronounced on July 3. The family of the lawyer, who was brutally murdered in Mumbai in August 2012, has demanded death penalty for the watchman who was held guilty. ...
  • Mumbai Police contacts Preity Zinta, asks her to record statement June 18, 2014

    Mumbai Police on Wednesday contacted Preity Zinta and has asked her to record her statement by the end of this week. Meanwhile, in a new twist in the case, the Wadia Group filed a complaint with the Mumbai Police, alleging that group Chairman Nusli Wadia has been receiving threat calls...
  • e Lounge: No allegation of sexual assault, says Preity Zinta's lawyer June 18, 2014

    In a new twist to the Preity Zinta-Ness Wadia molestation case, the Bollywood actress' lawyer clarified yesterday that the actress had not made any charges of sexual molestation against her former boyfriend. While the Police has pressed charges under sections 509 and 354 (outraging a woman's modesty), 504 (breach of...
  • Bollywood backs Preity Zinta, says she has their unconditional support June 17, 2014

    The Indian film fraternity has come out strongly in support of Preity Zinta and offered their unconditional support to the Bollywood actress currently fighting a case against former boyfriend Ness Wadia. Zinta alleged that Ness Wadia abused her because of a row over front seats. The police is currently investigating...
  • Preity Zinta molestation case: Eye witness' accounts to be recorded June 16, 2014

    While Mumbai Police has written to actress Preity Zinta asking her to record her statement in a week's time, sources say the eye witnesses' accounts would be taken down on Tuesday. ...
  • Molestation case: Mumbai Police to urge Preity to record her statement June 15, 2014

    The story of Preity Zinta and Ness Wadia clearly goes beyond what transpired at the May 30 IPL match. Mumbai Police will send an email to Preity Zinta asking her to record her statement in the case at the earliest. ...
  • Mumbai Police corroborating charges in the molestation case filed by Preity Zinta against Ness Wadia June 14, 2014

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, the DCP Mumbai Police said that they are gathering evidence at this stage and corroborating the charges filed against Ness Wadia by actress Preity Zinta. "We have started collecting corroborative evidence." When asked whether they will investigate past cases, he said "the IO will...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey November 22, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Watch: Kids narrate their horrid tales of abuse November 16, 2013

    Incidents of child abuse have risen significantly. In recent days, media reports have been suggesting a spurt on cases of child molestation. From neighbours allegedly abusing kids as young as three-years to teachers molesting students in classrooms - such incidents have not only brought shame to the society but also...
  • News 360: Yechury's copy-paste remark over Modi visa row sets off political war July 25, 2013

    The controversy over 65 Members of Parliament signing letter urging US President Barack Obama not to issue Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP poll panel chief Narendra Modi a visa has taken a new turn on Wednesday with nine MPs denying signing any letter. The MPs who have denied signing the...
  • Kolkata not safe for women, says TV anchor who was molested July 24, 2013

    The TV anchor who was allegedly molested near Howrah Station has claimed that she no longer feels safe in Kolkata. "Nobody is prepared for something like this. I can't even think of it. It is shameful on the government's part, that such a situation has arisen," the woman said. The...
  • WB: Man molests TV anchor, activist say police not doing enough July 24, 2013

    A TV anchor and her friend were allegedly molested near the Howrah Station in Kolkata. The anchor, who is in her 30s, was on her way to the hotel with her father when an inebriated man tried to drag her and her woman friend out of the car. ...
  • Nagpur rape victim suffered a cardiac arrest April 30, 2013

    A five-year-old girl, who was raped by a 35-year-old man in Ghansore town of Seoni, died in a hospital in Nagpur on Monday evening. Her doctor said her condition was deteriorating and she died of a cardiac arrest. ...
  • Citizen Journalist Agenda for Change: Stories of rape survivors April 29, 2013

    On the citizen Journalist - Agenda for change special we focus on stories of women who have survived rape and are fighting for their rights. ...
  • FTN: 336% jump in child rape cases since 2001: Are we in denial about sexual abuse of children? April 23, 2013

    Delhi has witnessed a surge in crime against women this year with rape cases recording 158 per cent rise while molestation and eve-teasing incidents went up by 600 and over 700 per cent, respectively. According to statistics released by Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar on Monday, the national capital reported...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai April 22, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Delhi rape protests: Should police commissioner be held accountable? April 22, 2013

    Protests over the rape of a 5-year-old girl in New Delhi intensified on the third consecutive day even as Aam Aadmi Party demanded resignations of Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde and Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar. ...
  • The Last Word: What does Delhi child rape reveal about our society? April 22, 2013

    What does the horrific Delhi child rape and the fact that several more have happened thereafter reveal about ourselves, our society and values? ...
  • India @ 9 with Sagarika Ghose April 20, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Sagarika Ghose. ...
  • Need a change in policing laws: Neelam Katara April 20, 2013

    Strong reactions kept pouring in on Saturday against the horrific rape of a 5-year-old in Delhi. Neelam Katara, mother of murdered Nitish Katara, said there is a need to bring in a comprehensive change in police laws. ...
  • Bhandara: Another rape case reported; police yet to make arrest in minors' rape incident February 24, 2013

    A teacher has been arrested for raping a girl on the pretext of taking her to school in Bhandara in Maharashtra. Meanwhile, it has been over a week since the horrific rape and murder of three minor sisters in the city, but no arrests have been made yet. ...
  • Should marital rape be included in the revised law? February 4, 2013

    President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday gave his assent to the ordinance on sexual harassment that had been approved by the Cabinet on Friday. ...
  • Don Bosco VP arrested for allegedly molesting students January 22, 2013

    The Vice Principal of Don Bosco School in Pune has been arrested and sent to police custody till January 25 for allegedly misbehaving with girl students. Four girls filed a complaint on Monday with the Yerwada Police Station against 45-year-old Eeju Francis. ...
  • There is a drought of humanity in society: Kiran Bedi January 5, 2013

    Former IPS officer Kiran Bedi has said that there is a drought of humanity in the society, while reacting to the horrifying tale of the Delhi braveheart's male friend's story. She said that the police and the judiciary need to have a sensitive approach to deal with cases like the...
  • Time for great self reflection: CSR director on Delhi gangrape January 5, 2013

    Ranjana Kumari, Director of Centre for Social Research, has slammed the police and the people, who did nothing to help the 23-year-old braveheart and her male friend after they were thrown out of a moving bus by the six accused. "I think it is time for tremendous self reflection and...
  • Watch: Homeless women in Delhi on fighting cold, abuse January 4, 2013

    New Delhi: CNN-IBN's a campaign to help the homeless during the bitter North India cold focuses on the over 10,000 homeless women on Delhi streets who only have 5 shelters to rely on across the city. The women are not only battling with the cold, but also with repeated sexual...
  • Delhi: Women's helpline runs into glitch December 31, 2012

    New Delhi: The government's much hyped women's helpline, 181, encountered technical problems and turned out to be a flop show. However, by Monday evening, technical issues seemed to have been resolved and the number was functioning again. ...
  • Delhi: Anti-rape protests continue at Jantar Mantar December 31, 2012

    New Delhi: Many at Jantar Mantar on Monday continued their anti-rape protests for a safer environment for women, boycotting the New Year's celebrations and maintaining solidarity with the 23-year-old woman who lost the battle for her life on Saturday due to the injuries she sustained during a brutal gangrape and...
  • Woman who had escaped molestation in a DTC bus recalls horror December 26, 2012

    In a case similar to the Delhi gangrape in 1988, a woman was attacked by 4 men in a DTC bus. However, she had jumped off the bus and escaped. ...