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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    India must look back to its traditions to stand up to the scourge of rape

    Posted Jan 05th 2013, 12:00am by Deep Kisor Datta-Ray

    ... the evil of assaulting women and how to manage it are central stories. The abandonment of these traditions of respect and proper conduct has been exacerbated by middle-class disdain of a past ...

  2. News - Asia - INDIA

    Swiss woman tourist gang-raped in Madhya Pradesh, India

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... trip with her husband in impoverished Madhya Pradesh state when up to eight men attacked the couple on Friday night. The woman was sexually assaulted and the couple were robbed. The attackers ... Delhi in December. Last Monday, Ram Singh, one of six accused on trial over the December assault, was found hanged in his high-security jail cell in New Delhi. Police suspect he hanged himself, ...

  3. News - Asia - INDIA

    Gang-rape victim in India speaks to police about ordeal

    Posted Dec 24th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... as authorities reacted to violent protests by banning demonstrations in the capital. The victim, a 23-year-old physiotherapy student who had been battling for her life since the assault a week ago, gave ... a statement by her 28-year-old male companion, who was also assaulted and thrown off the suspects' vehicle. "All six men took turns to sexually assault me," the Hindustan Times ...

  4. News - Asia - INDIA

    Delhi women rush for guns after fatal gang rape

    Posted Jan 03rd 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... and worried about theft or assault. There are fears the brutal attack will lead to further restrictions on women in India, who suffer significant constraints. Elders in Matapa, in the poverty stricken ...

  5. News - Asia - INDIA

    How gang-rape horror has rocked India

    Posted Dec 30th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... sexually assaulted the woman with a rusting metal bar, leaving her with severe intestinal injuries, before hurling her out of the vehicle. The bus would have had to cross numerous police ...

  6. News - Asia - INDIA

    Two to plead not guilty in Delhi gang-rape case: lawyer

    Posted Jan 08th 2013, 08:22pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New Delhi Two of the five men accused of gang-raping and murdering a 23-year-old woman in a moving bus in New Delhi last month will plead not guilty to all charges, a lawyer said on Tuesday. “They will plead not guilty to all charg ...

  7. News - Asia

    Man accused of raping 4-year-old Indian girl

    Posted May 09th 2013, 04:52pm by Associated Press in New Delhi

    ... Associated Press in New Delhi Indian police say they have arrested a 20-year-old man on suspicion of raping and sodomising a 4-year-old girl, the latest incident of sexual violence to shock the country. Police officer B.S. Jaiswal says police arrested the suspect in New Delhi on Wednesday, the same day he is accused of assaulting the girl, who is his neighbour. The girl ...

  8. News - Asia - INDIA

    India rocked by deadly protests over sex attacks

    Posted Dec 23rd 2012, 07:29pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New Delhi Police shot dead a journalist during a protest over a sex assault on an actress in northeast India on Sunday as security forces in New Delhi fired tear ... was “killed in police firing” while covering a protest which turned violent in the town of Imphal. Police have yet to arrest anyone over the December 18 assault on the 22-year-old actress and model ...

  9. News - Asia - INDIA

    Teen in India gang-rape case sent to reform home for three years

    Posted Aug 31st 2013, 08:01pm by AP

    ... sentence, Tewari said. The attack set off furious protests across India about the treatment of women in the country and led to an overhaul of sexual assault laws. A government panel set to suggest reforms to sexual assault laws rejected calls to lower the age at which people can be tried as adults from 18 to 16. In July, India’s top court also refused to reduce the age of a juvenile from 18 ...

  10. News - Asia

    Police say American woman gang-raped in Indian town

    Posted Jun 05th 2013, 12:16pm by Associated Press in New Delhi

    ... jumped from a third-floor window fearing a sexual attack after the hotel’s owner tried to force his way into her room. Concern about sexual assaults in India has heightened since the fatal ...




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