Wednesday, 18 May, 2022

Topic: gangrape

Hathras Dalit woman, who was gang-raped and assaulted, dies at Safdarjung Hospital

Four men, on 14 September, allegedly dragged the woman into a field in UP's Hathras where they raped her. She was left in a critical condition, with severe injuries to her neck and spine.

Bihar court sends ‘gang rape survivor’ to jail for contempt while recording statement

Two women from an NGO also placed under arrest for helping her, charged with obstructing proceedings of the court.

Woman in viral image not Rajasthan’s minor gangrape victim but murdered wife of Haryana cop

While a minor girl was gangraped in Rajasthan's Tonk district, the image going viral is that of a woman murdered by her husband in Haryana's Hisar on 16 April.

NCRB data shows spike in reported rape after 2012 Nirbhaya case has tapered off

After two years of waiting for NCRB’s report on crimes in India, delay is just one of the many problems.

NCW chief to meet Nitish Kumar, Bihar DGP as Muzaffarpur ‘horror home’ inmate is raped

The 18-year-old was an inmate at the Muzaffarpur shelter where a sexual abuse scandal was discovered last year.

Rajasthan gangrape case: Govt removes Alwar SP, releases interim relief to victim

The case pertains to the alleged rape of woman by five men in front of her husband in Alwar district in April. The accused also posted a video of the crime on social media.

It’s 2018, and Haryana is still swapping the girl child for marriage

An age-old ritual of exchanging brides is one of the biggest challenges the state faces in its battle to restore the girl child's rights.

Rahul Gandhi’s meeting with women journalists, and a gang rape case takes a radical turn

A selection of the best news reports, analysis and opinions published by ThePrint in the last 24 hours.

Woman ‘gang-raped by 40-50 men’ in Haryana was ‘called prostitute’ by police

Two people, including a man who kept her confined after allegedly abducting her on the promise of a job, have been arrested.

5 doubts locals have raised about the probe into the rape-murder of 8-year-old Kathua girl

Protesters from the region, including the families of the accused, are demanding a CBI probe, and contesting the J&K Police investigators’ chargesheet.

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Chinese economy is feeling the heat. Blame Xi’s political Lysenkoism, vaccination policy

Smarting from the failures of his Great Leap Forward campaign, which hit the economy hard, Mao launched the 1962 war with India to rally the nation behind him.
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Tata in acquisition talks with as many as 5 brands, to bolster position in consumer goods sector

The conglomerate will likely face stiff competition in the sector from existing global giants such as Unilever, as well as Indian tycoon Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries.


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China building ‘bigger, broader’ 2nd bridge at Pangong Tso that can carry armoured columns

China's People's Liberation Army aims for multiple routes to counter any possible operations by the Indian forces on the southern banks of the Pangong Tso in the future.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.