Rape Survivor

  • Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti names rape survivor in press release 16-01-2014 04:10 PM

    New Delhi: Somnath Bharti, Delhi's Law Minister, continues to court controversy. A day after he was caught on camera shouting at Delhi Police personnel, he committed a faux pas by naming a rape survivor in an official press release. The woman in question is a Danish tourist who was gang-raped...
  • Muzaffarnagar riots: Four months on, no rape accused arrested 15-01-2014 07:56 AM

    Muzaffarnagar: Four months after six women came forward and registered cases of rape, none of the accused have been arrested till date. The Special Investigation Team handling these cases has asked the police to nab 22 accused, some of whom were roaming freely when CNN-IBN team traveled to Phugana village...
  • Woman claims 3 of 5 accused in the Mumbai gangrape case raped her too 03-09-2013 09:43 AM

    Mumbai: Another case has come to light in Mumbai where the five people accused in the Mumbai gangrape case also allegedly made another girl their victim. The survivor was allegedly gangraped on July 31 in the same Shakti Mills compound where the photojournalist was gangraped. The girl has identified 3...
  • Why no special schemes for rape victims, SC asks govt 05-08-2013 05:24 PM

    New Delhi: Taking a note of the compensation offered to rape victims, the Supreme Court on Monday asked the government why a special scheme has not been designed for the victims of such a henious crime. The apex court asked the central and the state governments if there are any...
  • Etawah rape case: Main accused arrested, 2 others absconding 13-07-2013 04:52 PM

    Etawah: Uttar Pradesh Police on Saturday arrested the main accused in the Etawah case in which a 20-year-old girl was allegedly raped by three men and set on fire in Uttar Pradesh. The other two accused are still absconding. Interestingly, Etawah is the home district of Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam...
  • Etawah rape case: UP govt orders magisterial probe 12-07-2013 08:08 PM

    Etawah: The Uttar Pradesh government on Friday ordered a magisterial probe into the rape of a 20-year-old girl, who was allegedly sexually assaulter by three men and set on fire. The woman is currently battling for life at a district hospital in Etawah. Interestingly, Etawah is the home district of...
  • UP: Gangrape survivor's tongue chopped off in Pratapgarh 11-07-2013 12:33 PM

    Pratapgarh: In a horrific incident, the tongue of a rape survivor was chopped off in Pratapgarh, Uttar Pradesh late on Wednesday night. The minor was allegedly gangraped on January 22. The gangrape survivor was scheduled to give a statement before the court on July 24. Her father has already recorded...
  • Teen rape survivor moves HC, says govt should raise her child 08-06-2013 07:29 AM

    New Delhi: All of 19, a teenaged girl was abandoned by her family after being raped by a neighbour last year. Weak and helpless in the ninth month of her pregnancy, she wants the state to take care of her child. "I've no money or means to support the child....
  • Park Street rape survivor embarks on new journey with a job 27-05-2013 01:39 PM

    Kolkata: After struggling for more than a year to get a job, the Park Street rape survivor has stood up against her circumstances and is now empowering survivors like her through a helpline. "I have this mission of empowering rape victims like me. With this job, I embark on a...
  • Two-finger test violates rape survivor's right to privacy: SC 19-05-2013 12:06 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has held that the two-finger test on a rape survivor violates her right to privacy, and asked the government to provide better medical procedures to confirm sexual assault. A bench of Justices BS Chauhan and FMI Kalifulla said even if the report of the two-finger...
  • Delhi: 8 men gangrape girl, survivor attempts suicide 20-04-2013 11:33 PM

    New Delhi: A 13-year-old girl attempted suicide Saturday after being allegedly gangraped by eight men, four of whom are known to her. She is in ICU in serious condition, the family said. Three of the accused have been arrested, police said Saturday. The girl, who was abducted March 15 by...
  • MP: Rape survivor critical, being shifted to Nagpur 20-04-2013 11:29 PM

    Seoni (MP): A five-year-old girl, who was allegedly raped by a 35-year-old man in Ghansour town, is being shifted to Nagpur in neighbouring Maharashtra in an air ambulance as her condition remains serious. "After taking the consent of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, we are shifting the survivor from Jabalpur...