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Jharkhand: Two held for raping, beheading 3-year-old

While the postmortem report is awaited, police said the victim had injury marks on her private parts. They also said the two accused have confessed to rape.

Government to launch registry of sex offenders next month

The move comes in the backdrop of a nearly three per cent increase in crimes against women, and a 12 per cent rise in rapes in 2016, as compared to 2015.


Gender 5.0

India’s poverty is a child and parent of women’s role in our economy and society. But a new ambition is starting to work.

On crime against women, bad questions, poor answers

The data in India is flawed, marked by both under- and over-reporting. The question is not whether India’s women are safe, but whether they are free

Indian start-up wants to make attacks on women a 'concern of the past'

The SAFER PRO is a tiny computer chip built into a wristband that sends alerts to emergency contacts, even in areas without cellular phone service.

View From The Right: Dharma & Adharma

The editorial in Organiser questions the timing and methodology of the three recent surveys related to the safety of women in India, Kashmir and the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP).


Even Priyanka Gandhi was harassed during Congress protest: BJP on Rahul's tweet on women safety

A Thomson Reuters Foundation poll of 548 experts on women’s issues found that India was the most dangerous country in the world for women in terms of human trafficking, including sex slavery and domestic servitude.

Gurugram gangrape suggests women are more vulnerable on highways

A string of brutal sexual assaults against women highlight the grim situation of their safety in the country. Statistics indicate that a woman is raped every 22 minutes on an average. Women continue to be vulnerable.

Mumbai gangrape: Four accused sent to judicial custody till Sep 19

On August 30,another minor accused was produced before a juvenile court.

Mumbai gangrape: Cops rely on physical evidence

Physical evidence also helped pinpoint the involvement of the minor arrested Tuesday.