US supports India's efforts to address gender-based violence

 The US on Thursday said it supports Indian efforts to address "gender-based violence" in the aftermath of the horrific rape and murder of Nirbhaya, but refused to comment on the latest controversy surrounding the BBC's documentary on the issue.

BBC documentary: Delhi Police likely to question Leslee Udwin
BBC documentary: Delhi Police likely to question Leslee Udwin

British filmmaker Leslee Udwin will reportedly be question by the Delhi Police after her documentary on the December 16 gang-rape featuring an interview of a convict in the case, Mukesh Singh, stoked controversy over last two days.

2012 Delhi gang-rape: I&B issues notice to news channels, asks not to cover rapist's interview
2012 Delhi gang-rape: I&B issues notice to news channels, asks not to cover rapist's interview

Amidst uproar over an interview of a December 16 gang-rape convict, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India on Tuesday evening issued a notice to all television channels asking them not to broadcast the Nirbhaya documentary, official sources said.

Bus ride to pay tribute to Dec 16 gang-rape victim

 Aiming to pay tribute to the Dec 16 gang-rape victim, some NGOs will organise a bus ride from Dwarka to Central Delhi in the national capital on that day.

`Delhi gang-rape` fashion shoot triggers outrage

A photo feature shot by an Indian photographer has triggered outrage after the images showed the model being harassed on a bus, in a grim reminder of the horrific 2012 Delhi gang-rape incident.

Delhi gang-rape: HC irked over non-compliance of its orders

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday expressed dissatisfaction with the steps taken by authorities here in implementing its orders with respect to payment of compensation to rape victims, setting up of forensic labs and recruitment of additional personnel in the city police.

We are saddened by this: Nirbhaya`s mother on SC`s stay on execution of two convicts

Saddened by the Supreme Court`s decision to put a stay on the execution of two men convicted for their role in the gang-rape and murder of her daughter, Nirbhaya`s mother on Monday said that they were hurt by the decision.

Delhi gang-rape case: SC stays execution of Vinay Sharma, Akshay Thakur

The Supreme Court on Monday stayed the execution of two men convicted for their role in the gang-rape and murder of a physiotherapy student in Delhi in 2012.

Ban mobile phones to stop rapes, molestation: Karnataka MLAs` panel

Inspite of Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s appeal to politicians that they should stop doing "psychological analysis" of the reasons behind rape incidents, Chairperson of the Karnataka Legislature Committee of Women and Child Development Shakuntala Shetty stoked a controversy by proposing to impose ban on mobile phones in schools and colleges to curb incidents like rape.

Uttar Pradesh rape cases point to girls` vulnerability in absence of basic amenities

The nightly trek into the fields behind their homes under the cover of darkness leave the women of Katra Shahadatganj in northern India feeling scared and vulnerable at the best of times.

India pays tribute to Delhi gang-rape victim on her birth anniversary

Tearful tributes were paid on Saturday to the young physiotherapy intern on her 26th birth anniversary, who was gang raped in a moving bus on the outskirts of Delhi on the night of December 16, 2012.

I also feel unsafe; wish to spread message of safety: Sakshi Tanwar

Popular TV actress Sakshi Tanwar is set to narrate the 2012 Delhi gangrape case on reality-based TV show `Crime Patrol` from a woman`s point of view once again, sources said here today.

I also feel unsafe; wish to spread message of safety: Sakshi

Popular TV actress Sakshi Tanwar is set to narrate the 2012 Delhi gangrape case on reality-based TV show `Crime Patrol` from a woman`s point of view once again, sources said here today.

December 16 Delhi gang-rape case: Chronology of events

December 16 Delhi gang-rape case: Chronology of events—Delhi High Court on Thursday upheld the conviction and death sentence of 4 convicts in gang-rape and murder of 23-year-old paramedic student.

Candles, flowers and tears mark one year since Delhi Braveheart`s death

It`s been one year since Delhi gang-rape victim Nirbhaya breathed her last and left an entire India awakened, angry and pained.

Delhi gang-rape pained me, says poet Salman Khurshid

Pained at the brutal assault and gang rape of a young Delhi woman last year, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid has penned some poems to pay "tribute to her soul and to her parents".

Trust to be set up to help rape victims: Nirbhaya`s mother

The mother of the 23-year-old Delhi December 16 gangrape victim on Monday announced that her family will set up of a trust to help rape victims.

Dec 16 should be made annual pledge day: Harsh Vardhan

BJP`s Chief Ministerial candidate Harsh Vardhan on Sunday demanded December 16 to be made an annual pledge day against violence towards women in memory of the paramedical student who was gang-raped on this day a year ago.

Rape cases doubled, molestation rose six times since Dec 16

Under severe attack after the December 16 gang-rape, Delhi police took a slew of steps like setting up helplines and women help desks at police stations to ensure women`s safety but there is no let up in the crimes against them which have actually increased during the period.

Rape cases doubled, molestation rose six times since Dec 16

Under severe attack after the December 16 gang rape, Delhi police took a slew of steps like setting up helplines and women help desks at police stations to ensure women`s safety but there is no let up in the crimes against them which have actually increased during the period.