Nirbhaya centres in UP districts to help women

 With a view to providing prompt help to victims of crime against women, Nirbhaya centres will be opened in all the districts of Uttar Pradesh.

Nirbhaya centers will solve half of the problems: Maneka Gandhi

Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi said Wednesday that setting up 'Nirbhaya centers' for women in distress, and women helpline will together solve half of the problems of women in the country.

Nurse, who treated Nirbhaya, gang-raped in Punjab

A nurse, who treated 2012 Delhi gang-rape victim 'Nirbhaya' at Safdarjung hospital, was allegedly sexually assaulted by seven men in Punjab's Mansa district, reports said on Wednesday.

Rape remark row: Arun Jaitley flayed by Delhi gang-rape victim`s parents

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley`s recent statement that one incident of rape in Delhi has hit the tourism sector, causing loss of millions of dollars, has severely disappointed Nirbhaya`s father who, on Friday, termed the BJP leader`s remark as `irresponsible`.

Glamourising `Nirbhaya` incident inhuman, insensitive

The fashion fraternity and other business professionals have panned photographer Raj Shetye`s Nirbhaya incident inspired fashion shoot as "disturbing", "insensitive" and "inhuman".

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.

Artists remember Dec 16 rape victim through exhibition

More than 50 artists here have contributed to an exhibition that remembers the "brave" Dec 16, 2012 gang-rape victim, and people who face atrocities in everyday life.

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.

Aamir Khan disappoints Bihar`s Mountain Man`s family

Bollywood actor Aamir Khan has disappointed the poverty-stricken family of Bihar`s `Mountain Man` Dasrath Manjhi, as neither did he provide financial help to them nor send his team to inquire about their requirements.

Show dying declaration of 2012 Delhi gang-rape victim: SC

The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked Delhi Police to show the dying declaration of the Dec 16 gang-rape victim as it extended its interim order putting on hold the execution of death sentence of Mukesh and Pawan Gupta who were convicted of the crime.

Mulayam Singh Yadav`s rape remark: Where are Jaya Bachchan`s tears?

Although Samajwadi Party leader Mulayam Singh`s remark over rape has come under severe criticism, the silence of former actress and Rajya Sabha member Jaya Bachchan over the matter is conspicuous.

SP`s Abu Azmi adds to Mulayam`s rape shocker, says girls should be hanged too

On Thursday, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav shocked everyone by defending rapists, saying they should not be hanged for committing a `mistake`.

`Boys make mistakes!` - Ask Delhi braveheart Nirbhaya`s parents

They lost their daughter and they know it pains. Delhi braveheart Nirbhaya`s parents, Friday, joined the nation in condemning the shocking insensitivity displayed by Samajwadi party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on rape.

Personal stories of sexual violence enacted on stage

The attack on and death of the Dec 16, 2012 gang rape victim was a tipping point for people everywhere to speak up, said Yael Farber whose latest production features tales of sexual violence.

Award-winning play `Nirbhaya` to staged in India

`Nirbhaya`, the Yael Farber- directed award winning play about the December 16 gangrape, will make its debut on Indian stage on March 17.

Delhi earned tag of "rape Capital" after Dec 16 gang-rape: High Court

The "horrendous" crime of December 16 gang-rape and murder case earned Delhi the dubious distinction of being the "rape capital", the Delhi High Court observed on Thursday.

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.

‘Satyamev Jayate’: Brings back Nirbhaya to the fore

Aamir Khan has returned to the small screen with the second season of ‘Satyamev Jayate’, a television show that has managed to stir the national conscience. The actor raised a number of pertinent questions in the first season and continues to do so this season as well.

Changing Attitudes towards Women, the Spiritual Way

Incidents of rapes and molestations, which were taboo in many parts of the country such as Kolkata and Mumbai, have become frequent.