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Kavita Krishnan on her book Fearless Freedom, what empowerment means, and why 'unlearning' propels equality
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Kavita Krishnan on her book Fearless Freedom, what empowerment means, and why 'unlearning' propels equality

Kavita Krishnan's debut book examines the various facets of 'freedom' for women in modern-day India, revealing the deceptive ways in which seemingly benign tropes, hiding in plain sight, disempower women in the garb of emancipation.

MNC employee raped by colleagues in southwest Delhi's Vasant Kunj; police arrests two accused
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MNC employee raped by colleagues in southwest Delhi's Vasant Kunj; police arrests two accused

An employee of a multinational company was allegedly raped by two of her colleagues in southwest Delhi's Vasant Kunj, police said on Monday. The incident took place on Saturday, they said.

Self-styled godman among three arrested for 'raping' woman in Delhi's Janakpuri area; survivor approached DCW
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Self-styled godman among three arrested for 'raping' woman in Delhi's Janakpuri area; survivor approached DCW

According to Delhi Police, the woman had said she went to the ashram on the suggestion of her colleague who told her she would be spiritually healed by self-styled godman Hari Narayan.

Delhi Police arrests senior advocate for allegedly raping female lawyer in his Saket court office
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Delhi Police arrests senior advocate for allegedly raping female lawyer in his Saket court office

A senior lawyer was arrested by the Delhi Police for raping a colleague in his chambers in Saket court

Ghaziabad madrasa rape case: Juvenile Justice Board says accused to be tried as adult
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Ghaziabad madrasa rape case: Juvenile Justice Board says accused to be tried as adult

The Juvenile Justice Board on Wednesday said that an accused held in connection with the rape of a 10-year-old girl inside a madrassa in Ghaziabad will be tried as an adult

Eight-month-old girl raped by 28-year-old cousin in New Delhi: Survivor hospitalised; police arrests accused
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Eight-month-old girl raped by 28-year-old cousin in New Delhi: Survivor hospitalised; police arrests accused

An eight-month-old baby girl was raped allegedly by her cousin in northwest Delhi's Netaji Subhash Place, police said on Monday

Delhi school peon arrested for raping five-year-old student, state govt orders magisterial inquiry
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Delhi school peon arrested for raping five-year-old student, state govt orders magisterial inquiry

A five-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a peon inside the premises of a private school in Shahdara in Delhi, the police said on Sunday.

Delhi: 13-year-old battling for life at AIIMS after being brutally raped
India

Delhi: 13-year-old battling for life at AIIMS after being brutally raped

A 13-year-old girl was allegedly brutally raped and dumped near a railway track in Delhi. Admitted at AIIMS, her condition is said to be critical

Delhi minor's rape: Victim's family assaults alleged rapist
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Delhi minor's rape: Victim's family assaults alleged rapist

A day after a two-and-half-year-old was allegedly gang raped, her relatives on Sunday attacked one of the accused in the hospital, prompting Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi to assure action was being taken and to appeal for calm.

'I am not Sheila Dikshit, won't stay silent': Kejriwal slams Delhi Police over rape of minor girls
Politics

'I am not Sheila Dikshit, won't stay silent': Kejriwal slams Delhi Police over rape of minor girls

In the wake of gang-rape of two minor girls in Delhi, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday took on the Centre over policing and said he will not let Prime Minister Narendra Modi sleep "peacefully" if such incidents recur.

Delhi rape survivor who sued Uber withdraws case against it
Business

Delhi rape survivor who sued Uber withdraws case against it

"Buyer beware - we all know how those horror movies end," the lawsuit stated

Delhi rape victim has sued the wrong party, not responsible for driver's action: Uber
Business

Delhi rape victim has sued the wrong party, not responsible for driver's action: Uber

Uber asked a US court to dismiss a lawsuit filed by an alleged rape victim in New Delhi. saying the ride-sharing company could not be held legally responsible for the driver's acts.

BBC documentary on Delhi gangrape: Why outrage? Mukesh Singh's excuses are hardly unique
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BBC documentary on Delhi gangrape: Why outrage? Mukesh Singh's excuses are hardly unique

Our outrage becomes a way to blind ourselves to the larger outrage of a culture and society that is quick to blame the victim for what she wore, what she ate, and when she went out. Singh might be unrepentant but at least he is paying for his crimes. The rest of us so cavalier about blaming the victim for bringing it on themselves escape unscathed.

Evidence shows woman was raped by Uber cab driver: Police tells court
India

Evidence shows woman was raped by Uber cab driver: Police tells court

Medical and forensic evidence have corroborated the woman's testimony that she was raped by the Uber cab driver who had also tried to force her into unnatural sex, Delhi Police told a city court in New Delhi on Monday.

Uber cab rape case: Delhi court rejects plea to recall all witnesses
Politics

Uber cab rape case: Delhi court rejects plea to recall all witnesses

The plea of Shiv Kumar Yadav, the driver accused in the Uber cab rape case, seeking to re-examine 28 prosecution witnesses, was on Wednesday rejected by a Delhi court which said it was an endeavour to "delay the proceedings" and an attempt to "protract the trial".

Uber restarts service in Delhi; government says company still banned
News & Analysis

Uber restarts service in Delhi; government says company still banned

Uber, the U.S.-based online taxi-hailing company, has restarted services in India's capital after a ban following rape allegations against one of its drivers, but a government official said the company remains blacklisted.

Uber tells Delhi rape victim 'We're back', govt says company still banned
India

Uber tells Delhi rape victim 'We're back', govt says company still banned

Uber rape victim's lawyer today expressed surprise at the re-entry of the taxi service firm in Delhi, saying he is not confident that the "India-specific safety measures" the company assures of putting in place will prevent another attack on its passengers.

Saw her falling asleep alone, could not control my urges: Uber cab driver
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Saw her falling asleep alone, could not control my urges: Uber cab driver

"I was libidinous from my school days," Uber taxi driver Shiv Kumar Yadav, accused of raping a 27-year-old woman executive in his cab on 5 December last year, told Delhi Police during the probe.

Won't back down: Flush with funds, Ola and TaxiForSure scout for radio taxis
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Won't back down: Flush with funds, Ola and TaxiForSure scout for radio taxis

Flush with cash from foreign investors, technology-based taxi aggregators Ola Cabs and TaxiForSure are in talks to buy radio taxi operators in order to get the government's approval to operate in India.<br />

Cabs for women, by women: Could Ola succeed where others have failed?
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Cabs for women, by women: Could Ola succeed where others have failed?

Ola cabs might be planning make their services more women-friendly by launching a line of 'by women, for women' cabs. That sounds like a welcome idea except these services already exist but don't have the resources to actually be reliable, available and useful to women.