West Bengal Rape

If no instant justice to rapists, such crimes will continue: Robert Vadra

Expressing shock and disgust at the rape of a 71-year-old nun in West Bengal, Robert Vadra on Wednesday said that till there is "instant justice," no matter which strata of society the victims may belong to, such crimes will continue to happen.

Mar 19, 2015, 00:19 AM IST

Archbishop unhappy over the pace of nun gang-rape probe

With the persons involved in the gang-rape of a 71-year-old nun at the convent school in Nadia district still at large, the Archbishop of Kolkata Thomas D'Souza on Monday expressed his unhappiness over the ongoing probe into the incident.

Mar 16, 2015, 23:55 PM IST

Nun gang-rape case: “Praying for criminals, they didn't know what they were doing”

TMC leader and Rajya Sabha MP Derek O'Brien tweeted on Sunday saying that when he spoke to nun heading CJM India, she said that they were praying for the criminals as they didn't know what they were doing.

Mar 15, 2015, 20:25 PM IST

Gang-rape a sad incident: Trinamool Congress

Ruling Trinamool Congress termed the gang-rape of a tribal woman in West Bengal`s Birbhum district as `sad` incident.

Jan 23, 2014, 19:17 PM IST

Opposition flays Mamata over tribal`s gang-rape

Opposition parties in West Bengal lashed out at CM Mamata Banerjee following the gang rape of a tribal woman at the behest of a kangaroo court in Birbhum district.

Jan 23, 2014, 18:46 PM IST

West Bengal Governor seeks corporal punishment for gang-rapists

Reacting to the gruesome gang-rape of a tribal woman, Governor MK Narayanan Thursday said the perpetrators of the crime should get corporal punishment.

Jan 23, 2014, 17:07 PM IST

Political parties condemn gang-rape tribal girl

The gang-rape of a tribal girl allegedly on the orders of a khap panchayat in Birbhum district on January 21 was condemned by political parties.

Jan 23, 2014, 16:52 PM IST

Mamata promises stringent action against gang-rape culprits

Assuring of stringent action against cuplrits involved in gang-rape of a woman, WB CM Mamata Banerjee said police had been directed to arrest all those involved in the crime.

Jan 20, 2014, 19:48 PM IST

Bengal girl set afire for resisting rape dies

An 11-year-old girl, set on fire four days ago by a man who tried to rape her, succumbed to her injuries at a hospital on Sunday.

Aug 05, 2013, 00:09 AM IST

After Kamduni, Kharjuna people leave to meet President

A group of people from Kharjuna and Ranitala villages in Murshidabad district on Sunday left for Delhi to meet President Pranab Mukherjee.

Jul 14, 2013, 20:54 PM IST

Park Street rape victim stands by Kamduni victim

The victim of the sensational Park Street rape case on Monday visited family members of the Kamduni rape victim.

Jun 25, 2013, 00:32 AM IST

School girl gang-raped, killed in WB

A 14-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped and strangulated to death while she was returning home from school in Nadia district, police said on Tuesday.

Jun 12, 2013, 08:43 AM IST

Girl gang-raped in WB, vehicles set afire by locals

A minor girl was gang-raped on her way back on school leading to violent protests by locals in Ranigunj.

Apr 30, 2013, 21:57 PM IST

WB: Police constable arrested for raping minor

A police constable was arrested for allegedly raping a minor girl at Rabindra Sarani area in Bankura town, the police said on Monday.

Apr 02, 2012, 21:44 PM IST