Moved by the news of gang rape of a septuagenarian nun in West Bengal's Nadia district, Oscar-winning filmmaker Freida Lee Mock on Monday said such "vicious" attacks on women were "unacceptable" and "horrible".
An alleged rapist, suspected to be an illegal Bangladeshi migrant, was dragged out of the high-security central jail in Nagaland's commercial town of Dimapur by an irate mob, paraded naked and then thrashed to death on Thursday, officials said.
n line with the 'Swachh Bharat' campaign, Rail Budget 2015 is likely to give special attention to cleanliness exercise and a slew of measures like provision for dustbins in all coaches besides proposal to cover 100 more trains under 'On Board Housekeeping Services'.
Women travelling in trains can now hope for safer trips with Railways today saying it would introduce an all India helpline for them to send an alarm to the nearest railway station in times of distress.
A day after joining BJP, former IPS officer Kiran Bedi on Friday said that full statehood for Delhi was not the "central" issue even as she stressed on the need for ensuring women's security and cleanliness in the city.
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Uber, a US-based cab service provider which was banned earlier this month by Delhi Government, today gave a representation before the transport department assuring that they will comply with the new rules for plying of its taxis in the national capital.
A CCTV footage shows how two men on a motorcycle threw acid on a woman doctor today in West Delhi's Rajouri Garden. The footage also shows the lack of humanity in people as the woman shouted for help for twenty minutes but no one in the busy market place came to her rescue.
On a cold, rainy Sunday night, two policemen in khaki uniforms and fluorescent yellow jackets stand among commuters at a bus shelter in the Indian capital, occasionally stepping out to stop passing buses and climbing on board to conduct inspections.
Reacting to the outroar following the rape of a 25-year-old woman by a cab driver, the Delhi government on Monday came down on radio taxi services allowing only six companies to operate in the national capital.
A 'character certificate' purportedly issued in the name of an Additional DCP of the Delhi Police in August this year to the driver accused in the Uber rape case has given a new twist to the case on Monday even as Delhi Police Commissioner termed it as fake and ordered an inquiry into it.