WOMEN IN INDIA

  • Open dance bars to check crime against women: Esha Deol September 18, 2013

    Raigarh: Actress Esha Deol has suggested opening of dance bars in India on the lines of Bangkok to curb rising crime against women. Talking to reporters here in Chhattisgarh last evening, the Bollywood actress said such a move will not only satisfy men but also ensure safety of women. Dance...
  • Delhi: Two labourers arrested for gangrape of domestic help July 9, 2013

    New Delhi: A 19yearold Nepali domestic help was allegedly gangraped by two labourers working in the area when she was sleeping in the open in the bungalow where she worked, police said on Monday. Both the culprits have been arrested. "The victim, who started working three days ago as a domestic...
  • One needs to have women to have men, says SRK February 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has said women are the future and that "one needs to have women to have men", so they must be respected. "It is important to talk about women who are making progress, taking our country forward and it is time to celebrate a little bit...
  • Guwahati molestation just the tip of the iceberg July 13, 2012

    New Delhi: As the nation tries to come to terms with the shocking molestation of a minor girl in Guwahati who was also beaten by her molesters, national crime statistics show a rise in incidences of crime against women. According to the Union ministry of home affairs' compendium on crime...