The Obama administration today announced a series of steps to address the alarming rise in sexual assaults on college campuses, with fresh report showing one in five women are sexually assaulted while in college.
Sonali Mukherjee has been given a class three job in a government school Jharkhand`s Bokaro city, an official said Wednesday. She was handed over the appointment letter by Chief Minister Hemant Soren Tuesday at Bokaro.
A 17-year-old Colorado high school senior shot in the head by a heavily-armed classmate who stormed Arapahoe High School in suburban Denver remained in critical condition on Sunday, the county sheriff said.
One of the accused in December 16 gang-rape case on Friday claimed before a special court here that he had never seen the 23-year-old girl who was sexually assaulted by six persons in a moving bus and had only heard about it.
Despite all the time that has passed since, there is no respite for the Suryanelli rape victim. Her parents say the ordeal continues to torment the girl, who was 16 at the time of the incident, and is now a 32-year-old woman.
Calling the 23-year-old gang-rape victim a "martyr" for safety of women, the National Commission for Women (NCW) sked both civil society and the government to work together to stop such crimes in the future.