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2012 New Delhi gangrape case: Supreme Court reserves its verdict on review plea filed by death row convict
India

2012 New Delhi gangrape case: Supreme Court reserves its verdict on review plea filed by death row convict

The Supreme Court on Tuesday reserved its verdict on a plea by death row convict Mukesh Singh seeking review of the top court judgment upholding his death sentence in the 16 December, 2012, New Delhi gangrape case

India's Daughter: Here's why we should be happy BBC made this 'shaming' documentary
Life

India's Daughter: Here's why we should be happy BBC made this 'shaming' documentary

Indians should be happy that BBC 4 made and screened India's Daughter because it shamed the country just as the way Channel 4 shamed Sri Lanka.

Govt's decision to ban BBC documentary India's Daughter has backfired, says writers' group in US
World

Govt's decision to ban BBC documentary India's Daughter has backfired, says writers' group in US

A prominent writers group in the US has said the Indian government's decision to ban the BBC documentary on the Delhi gangrape incident has "backfired" as attempts to suppress the film have given rise to a broader debate on issues of women's rights and freedom of expression.

Death penalty is not the best fix: Six ways to curb rapes in India
Politics

Death penalty is not the best fix: Six ways to curb rapes in India

Hanging the convicted rapists in the "Nirbhaya" case might afford justice but it's not prevention. To prevent rapes, we need a zero-tolerance not just for rape, but to nip sexual violence in the bud and make for safer streets.

WEF 2013: Lagarde talks gender equality, mentions Delhi gangrape victim
World

WEF 2013: Lagarde talks gender equality, mentions Delhi gangrape victim

IMF chief Christine Lagarde invoked the Delhi gangrape incident during a speech at the World Economic Forum while emphasising that expectations of Indian women on gender equity must be met.

For politicians, shaming rapists should start at home
Politics

For politicians, shaming rapists should start at home

It’s clear that even after this gang rape our politicians have not gotten the basic lesson. Rape is rape. And no means no. There’s no dress code for rape. There is no curfew hour. No character certificate is needed.

Govt to review laws related to sexual assault
India

Govt to review laws related to sexual assault

Late last night, the government issued a notification for reviewing the present laws to provide speedier justice and enhanced punishment in cases of aggravated sexual assault.