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Where is the change? ask women as safety remains key issue

Last Updated: Sunday, December 15, 2013, 12:20

The brutal gang rape of a 23-year-old exactly a year ago had led to massive public outcry with thousands of people pouring out on streets in rage forcing Parliament to enact a new anti-rape law but nothing much has changed when it comes to safety of women in the capital.

Four Delhi gang-rape accused to be sentenced on Friday

Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 08:16

A fast-track court will on Friday announce the quantum of punishment to be awarded to the four convicted in the December 16 Delhi gang-rape and murder case.

Haryana school closed due to anti-rape protests

Last Updated: Sunday, May 19, 2013, 00:09

A government school in Jind remained closed for the third consecutive day today after the matter of its teacher raping a class IX student at gunpoint came to light.

Former CJI J S Verma cremated

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 19:45

The mortal remains of former CJI JS Verma was consigned to flames in the presence of prominent political leaders and those from legal fraternity.

Former CJI JS Verma passes away

Last Updated: Monday, April 22, 2013, 22:48

Former Chief Justice of India, Justice JS Verma passed away on Monday at the age of 80 due to multiple organ failure.

Students come up with anti-rape gadgets, innovative clothing

Last Updated: Monday, April 22, 2013, 12:20

Anti-rape underwear that can jolt molesters out of their wits or a watch-like device fitted to give abusers an electric shock - students from various colleges and schools in the country are channeling their outrage.

Electronic rape-preventing undies created

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 03, 2013, 18:30

A group of engineering students from India claim to have invented an anti- rape underwear.

President Pranab Mukherjee gives assent to anti-rape bill

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 03, 2013, 13:02

President Pranab Mukhejee on Wednesday gave his assent to the anti-rape bill which provides life term or even death for repeat offenders of rape. The bill was brought before the President after it was cleared by the Parliament.

16 years consent age for sex existed in IPC, 1860: Shinde

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 26, 2013, 17:07

Sushilkumar Shinde on Tuesday cited the 153-year-old IPC to defend his proposal for lowering the consent age for sex to 16 years.

Angelina Jolie joins William Hague on warzone anti-rape drive

Last Updated: Monday, March 25, 2013, 18:28

British Foreign Secretary William Hague will team up with actress Angelina Jolie and travel to Africa this week to raise awareness of warzone rape.

Anti-rape bill: Party`s promise fulfilled, says Congress

Last Updated: Thursday, March 21, 2013, 21:50

Welcoming the passage of anti-rape bill by Parliament, Congress Thursday thanked the government for delivering on the party`s promise in this regard.

MPs question efficacy of anti-rape bill

Last Updated: Thursday, March 21, 2013, 18:22

MPs Thursday raised questions over efficacy of the system in dealing with cases of sexual crimes committed by influential people like politicians as the anti-rape bill had no such provision.