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Rapes in Delhi

In 5 years, 277% rise in rape cases reported in Delhi

 The number of rapes reported each year in Delhi has more than tripled over the last five years, registering an increase of 277 percent from 572 in 2011 to 2,155 in 2016, according to data released recently by the Delhi Police.

Jul 10, 2017, 13:43 PM IST

Woman techie raped by IIM professor in a Delhi five-star hotel

A 21-year-old woman who was working with IBM Gurgaon has alleged that she was raped by a IIM professor in a Delhi five-star hotel on the pretext of marriage.

Jan 09, 2016, 08:29 AM IST

If law permits, I will feel proud to shoot rapists: BS Bassi

Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi on Monday said that women safety is a key concern for Delhi Police and extra security personnel have been deployed in this regard.

Jan 04, 2016, 16:41 PM IST

Delhi minor rape case: Arvind Kejriwal questions PM Modi and his LG

Politics has begun over the two rape cases of minors in Delhi. CM Arvind Kejriwal questions PM Modi and his LG on the through Twitter.

Oct 17, 2015, 16:34 PM IST

Uber rape case is humiliating: Arjun Kapoor

Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor Wednesday termed the recent sexual assault on a young woman by a taxi driver in the capital as humiliating, and said every man should be ashamed of himself following the incident.

Dec 11, 2014, 15:35 PM IST

Women generally not safe in Delhi: Sonam Kapoor

Actress Sonam Kapoor has strongly condemned the recent sexual assault on a young woman by a taxi driver in the capital and said that Mumbai is safer than Delhi for women.

Dec 09, 2014, 16:28 PM IST

Delhi cab rape: Akshay Kumar concerned about safety of women

Akshay Kamar is among the millions of Indians who are concerned about the safety of women. After the horrific Uber cab rape incident, which was a chilling reminder of the 2012 December gang rape, people from across all walks of life have expressed their take on the safety of women on the roads.

Dec 09, 2014, 11:48 AM IST

Delhi shocker: Minor girl repeatedly raped for 12 days by septuagenarian

In yet another incident that can put humanity to shame, a 12-year-old girl, working as a domestic help in Delhi house, was raped by a 77-year-old man for 12 days, as per reports.

Jul 06, 2014, 13:43 PM IST

Artist uses canvas to plead for restoring woman`s dignity

The trauma of victims of brutal gang-rape and acid attack respectively in Delhi and Chennai shook artist N Swarnalatha to the core, so much so that she began transferring her pain on to the canvas in an act of personal catharsis.

May 23, 2013, 15:40 PM IST

Shutting nightclubs will not stop crimes against women: Arjun Rampal

Arjun Rampal says his LAP nightclub in Delhi`s Hotel Samrat is losing money following restrictions on their functioning in the wake of the gang-rape of a 23-year-old woman in the capital.

Jan 06, 2013, 10:27 AM IST