Rape Victims(Search results - 10)
20, Apr 2017, 12:13 PM
‘The children of rape victims should be treated as victims also’
The Bombay High Court today said that merely giving compensation to rape survivors is not enough and efforts should be made by Maharashtra government to frame a policy for the welfare of children born to them as they too are victims
20, Feb 2017, 2:49 PM
Do rape victims need to be anonymous always?
The double standards we are indulging in while dealing with the ‘assault’ of a Malayalee actress in Kerala: some have named the actress while some have chosen to leave her anonymous. Undoubtedly, her celebrity status allows her no liberty but do you feel that hiding a victim’s name is like robbing her of her voice as well? It is a discussion, I ask you to participate in
15, Dec 2016, 3:42 PM
Shocking: 706 rape cases reported but only 1 convicted!
The statistics of rape cases in Delhi have released a shocking information. In 2012, the year Nirbhaya was brutally raped in the Capital, 706 cases of rape were reported. But out of them only one was convicted.
14, Dec 2016, 1:25 PM
When Nirbhaya resurfaced India's 'rape identity' debate
Under Section 228 A of the Indian Penal Code, revealing the identity of the victim of sexual violence is a punishable offence.
14, Aug 2016, 6:25 AM
Bulandshahar rape victims move SC for FIR against Azam Khan
Referring to alleged controversial remark of Azam Khan, that there was a "political conspiracy" in gang rape, the plea said that an FIR be registered against him as the statement "substantially outrageous" the "modesty" the victims and their family.
2, Aug 2016, 11:41 AM
UP gang-rape victims' family threatens to commit suicide in 3 months
A gang of dacoits had brutally raped the woman and her 13-year-old daughter at gunpoint after dragging them out of a car in Bulandshahr on NH-91
25, Jul 2016, 9:59 AM
SC allows rape victim to terminate 24-weeks-old pregnancy
A woman, whose name has not been made public, had appealed to the Supreme Court seeking permission to abort 24-week-old foetus