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May 04, 2018
SC reserves verdict on December 2012 Delhi gangrape convicts' plea against death sentenceThe counsel defended the convicts, saying they were not habitual offenders and have no criminal history. Even the habitual offenders had reformed earlier, he added.
Apr 28, 2018
Kathua, Unnao rape cases: Death penalty is reactionary step, urgent need is to address regressive, victim-blaming cultureThe government responded to protests over the Kathua and Unnao rape cases by introducing harsher punishments. But it is social mindsets that must change.
Apr 18, 2018
DCW chief Swati Maliwal must act, not fast: Delhi's depleting de-addiction centres put women at risk, fuel drug abuseSwati Maliwal also wants a high-level committee comprising the Union home minister, Delhi’s chief minister, Delhi’s Lt Governor and police commissioner and head of the Delhi Commission for Women to be set up to discuss crimes against women and that these meetings be broadcast publicly.
Apr 16, 2018
2012 Delhi rape victim's mother advocates death penalty for rapists, says society has progressed but 'daughters' still not safeParents of Jyoti Singh Pandey, the paramedic student who was raped and murdered in 2012, on Saturday, advocated death penalty for rapists and said that though society had progressed, "our daughters are not safe"
Apr 15, 2018
Kathua and Unnao cases: Linking sexual crimes with identity politics obstructs reforms in rape lawsIt is only when there is outrage primarily about the rape, and not about how brutal it was or how it would pit one community against another — for example, the Kathua rape case — that real radical reform will follow
Apr 12, 2018
Kathua rape and murder case: The perversity of labelling the eight-year-old victim as 'the new Nirbhaya'The 8-year-old victim of rape and murder in Kathua is not the new Nirbhaya, because there should be no Nirbhaya. Let’s never forget that.
Mar 16, 2018
Ex-Karnataka DGP HT Sangliana receives public ire for comment on 2012 Delhi gangrape victim's mother 'good physique'A former Karnataka senior cop has found himself surrounded by fresh controversy for his alleged remarks over the physical appearance of Asha Devi, mother of 2012 Delhi gangrape victim Jyoti Singh
Jan 30, 2018
Nirbhaya's rape her own mistake, don't wear lipstick and jeans, Raipur teacher warns girls; sparks outrageNirbhaya's gangrape was her own mistake, and not of her rapists’, a Kendriya Vidyalaya teacher in Raipur allegedly told her students.
May 07, 2017
Five years after 2012 gangrape, South Delhi bus stops still in gloomOver five years since the fateful December 16 night, when a 23-year-old woman was brutally gangraped shocking the entire nation, not much has changed at the bus stop in South Delhi from where she and her male friend had boarded the bus.
May 06, 2017
2012 Delhi gangrape case verdict: Have we become ogres of revenge impatient for brutal deaths?Now that the highest court in the land has upheld the death penalty in what was a horrific case of sexual assault and murder, it is time that we reinstate public executions in our country and also have the victim’s family members participate in the hanging.