Several measures introduced by authorities in the capital after the December 16 gang rape and violent protests are now memories. Many policemen are doing jobs not related to policing: assisting civic agencies in rounding up stray cattle, providing security at VIP weddings and social functions.
An 8-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour last night in Ghodi Bachheda village in Greater Noida, police said today.
Sixty-four-year-old Sarala Srivastava had been waiting for long - 41 years to be precise - for the miracle. The long wait finally ended last month with Sarala delivering a baby girl, a feat that made her a proud member of a select 60-plus mothers club from across the world.
The Delhi University has urged the ministry of social justice and empowerment to provide the status of ‘third gender’ to the transgender community.
Public outrage triggered by the December 16 gang-rape and recently instituted measures at the higher echelons of the government to project an image of zero tolerance towards sexual crimes, Delhi Police claim, have sent crime statistics soaring through the roof.
Describing god as his biggest personal security officer, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Arvind Kejriwal on Friday denied security offered to him by Delhi Police. This was the second time that Kejriwal has refused police security.
The Aam Aadmi Party’s (AAP) cash boxes have started jingling with donations again.
Police sources admitted that reports of street crimes were being underplayed by the force to reduce crime rates and added that it had begun a survey of calls related to street crimes made to the control room.
Members and supporters of the LGBTQI (Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Queer Intersex) community gathered at Jantar Mantar on Sunday as a mark of protest against the Supreme Court’s (SC’s) “disappointing” verdict that criminalised homosexuality.
A survey conducted by Parivartan, the gender forum of Kirori Mal College earlier this year, found out that around 70% of women between the ages of 19 and 25 felt unsafe in North Campus despite the heavy police presence.
If you plan to drive back home via Central Delhi roads during evening hours, brace for major traffic jams. A major road caved in on the path between Akbar Road-C-Hexagon and Rajpath-C-Hexagon. HT reports.
On the first anniversary of the December 16 gang rape case, two cases of rapes surfaced -- a one-and-a-half year old girl was sexually assaulted by a neighbour and the other os a 19-year-old girl raped in northeast Delhi.
On the first anniversary of the brutal gang rape that took place on December 16 last year, a group of students got together at Jantar Mantar on Friday to 'build' what they called a 'Damini Chowk' as a token of remembrance.
Making her first appearance after her party's humiliating defeat in the Delhi assembly elections, ousted chief minister Sheila Dikshit said the Congress had bounced back every time after lagging behind in the election race.
The Delhi Police's economic offences wing (EOW) has arrested an alleged conman for cheating several companies and individuals of crores of rupees by pretending to be associated with the UNESCO and the Ministry of Human Resource Development, police said on Monday.