SAFETY OF WOMEN

  • Prompt action is being taken on assault cases: Bengaluru police chief December 16, 2014

    "Prompt action is being taken on assault cases. We are building awareness in the society regarding the safety of women," says Bengaluru police chief MN Reddi. ...
  • Freedom should have certain limits, feel worried mothers December 16, 2014

    Worried mothers feel that freedom should have certain limits. "Girls should not wear revealing clothes and should definitely not travel late night," feels one particular mother. ...
  • Watch: Jantar Mantar in Delhi remains epicentre of Delhi gangrape protests December 15, 2014

    As we approach the second anniversary of the horrific Delhi gangrape case, protests were held in Delhi's Jantar Mantar on Monday against the rising crime against women. ...
  • Delhi streets any safer after December 16 gangrape? December 15, 2014

    CNN-IBN correspondents discuss if the streets of the national capital have become safer for women after the December 16 gangrape. ...
  • Bangalore ATM attack: Is safety at ATMs a neglected issue? November 20, 2013

    Even as a woman who was attacked by a machete wielding man inside an ATM in Bangalore on Tuesday continues to battle for her life, the Indian Banks' Association has said that rules are in place and the onus of providing security is on banks. ...
  • Watch: Public reactions on Bangalore ATM attack November 20, 2013

    The shocking attack on a 44yearold woman inside an ATM booth in Bangalore has raised questions over the security at public places. The attacker was caught on camera entering the booth and pulling down the shutter before he repeatedly attacked the woman with a machete. ...
  • Mumbai gangrape: 'Education, strong law needed' August 24, 2013

    The gangrape of a young photojournalist in Mumbai triggered an outrage across the country. Teachers in Kolkata said there was need for gender sensitivity and for this purpose it was necessary to have a strong law in the country. ...
  • Mumbai gangrape: Need to change mindset, say teachers August 24, 2013

    The gangrape of a young photojournalist in Mumbai triggered an outrage across the country. Concerned over the incident, the teaching community have called for a change the mindset of the people. Teachers claim that gender discrimination was very much a part of our society claiming it can be witnessed even...
  • 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...
  • A month after Delhi gangrape, women across India feel unsafe January 16, 2013

    Students and women from Delhi, Kolkata and women held protests a month after the Delhi gangrape as they say they still feel unsafe. They demanded that a strict law be brought in place to make women feel secure. ...