Public Apathy

  • Jaipur: Still no check on two-wheelers at accident site April 17, 2013

    Day after public apathy captured on CCTV showed how passerbys left a woman and her infant bleeding to death after an accident in Jaipur, there is still no check on cyclists and two-wheelers entering the tunnel. ...
  • Ludhiana: Four men beat up woman with iron rods April 17, 2013

    Ludhiana: In a shocking incident of public apathy, a woman was publicly beaten up with iron rods by four men in Ludhiana as people stood as mere spectators. The incident happened in broad daylight yet nobody stepped in to help the woman. What's even more shocking is that a video clip...
  • Jaipur hit and run: Public apathy caught on camera. How can we change it? April 15, 2013

    A 26-year-old woman and her 8-month-old daughter were killed when the motorcycle they were riding on was run over by a speeding truck in Jaipur on Sunday. While the woman's husband and son escaped with minor injuries, their cries for help were ignored by the passersby and motorists and car...
  • News 360: People ignore man's cries for help as wife, daughter die in accident April 15, 2013

    The video of the incident, captured on CCTV camera, shows the public apathy towards accident victims. ...
  • Watch: Motorists, passersby ignore man's cries for help after accident April 15, 2013

    Jaipur: A 26-year-old woman and her 8-month-old daughter were killed when the motorcycle they were riding on was run over by a speeding truck in Jaipur on Sunday. While the woman's husband and son escaped with minor injuries, their cries for help were ignored by the passersby and motorists and...
  • Delhi gangrape: Time to look within ourselves? January 6, 2013

    New Delhi: It is an inescapable irony. Even though thousands braved freezing temperatures, teargas and lathicharge, demanding justice for the 23-year-old Delhi braveheart, not a single passerby had stopped to help her and her male friend, as they lay bleeding on the road on that cold winter night of December...
  • No passerby helps as Kolkata motorist bleeds to death September 13, 2007

    Kolkata: A 25-year-old motorcyclist lay injured for 40 minutes after being hit by a bus at Salt Lake and no one came to help him as he bled to death. The tragedy took place right in the hub of the IT sector in Kolkata. Bijoy Dey bled to death but...
  • The Israeli society: an uncaring lot? June 19, 2007

    New Delhi: A shocking incident in Israel highlights the public apathy that seems so rampant in the cities of the world. ...