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Delhi Court acquits former BSP MP in rape case  Dec 19, 6:34 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 19 (ANI): Former Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MP Dhananjay Singh was today acquitted by a Delhi Court of the charges of raping and criminally intimidating a woman after the alleged victim turned hostile.
Fujifilm completes acquisition of bio-pharmaceutical contract manufacturing organization in the U.S.  Dec 19, 12:12 pm
Tokyo, Dec.19 (ANI): FUJIFILM Corporation, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Kalon Biotherapeutics, LLC, a biopharmaceutical contract manufacturing organization having expertise in vaccine manufacturing on December 8, 2014, and FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies Texas, LLC (FDBT) started to operate.
`Another` Uber driver faces rape charges in Boston  Dec 19, 10:45 am
Washington, Dec 19 (ANI): Just weeks after an Uber driver was accused of sexually assaulting a female passenger in India, another Uber driver in Boston is facing rape charges after he allegedly beat and sexually abused a passenger earlier this month.
Madonna calls leak of unfinished album 'artistic rape'  Dec 18, 10:41 am
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): Madonna's new album has been leaked online before she even announced it, it has been revealed.
Roman Polanski wants to get rape case dismissed  Dec 17, 12:45 pm
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): Roman Polanski has enlisted an attorney to help him close the long-simmering statutory rape case first brought against him in 1977.
Bill Cosby's daughter rallies for dad amidst rape allegations  Dec 17, 10:20 am
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): Bill Cosby's daughter has stood up defending his father, who has been accused of sexual assault by a number of women.
AAP holds candle light vigil to mark second anniversary of Nirbhaya gang rape  Dec 16, 8:29 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 15 (ANI): The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday held a candle light vigil in the national capital to observe the second anniversary of the 2012 gang rape of a 23-year-old woman in a moving bus in New Delhi, a case that led to nationwide protests.
IIT Guwahati dean arrested on alleged charges of rape  Dec 16, 5:58 pm
Guwahati, Dec. 16 (ANI): Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati (IIT-G) dean A K Ghoshal has been arrested for allegedly raping a colleague.
Minor girl raped and murdered in Tamil Nadu  Dec 16, 3:50 pm
Vellore, (Tamil Nadu), Dec. 26 (ANI): A minor girl student in Vellore district of Tamil Nadu was allegedly raped and murdered on Tuesday.
Sheila concerned over slow progress of women's safety measures  Dec 16, 2:41 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 16 (ANI): Former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit on Tuesday expressed concerns over the slow-paced functioning of measures that had been initiated to bring crimes against women to a standstill. All the steps that were initiated, the progress has either slowed down or isn't going at an expected growth rate; in effect that crimes against women, if newspaper reports and statistics were to be believed, instead of going down have actually gone up," Dikshit told ANI here. "This is a worrisome fact for the women of the nation, administration and the society at large. If you can't keep your girls and women safe in this country, what else can you do? It is the duty of the administration to look into the issue," she added. Two years after the gang rape of a 23-year-old physiotherapy student in a moving bus shook the nation and brought some changes in laws, the three-time Delhi Chief Minister called for additional initiatives to be brought into action to ensure women's safety
Two years after Dec 16, Bassi assures women's safety top priority for Delhi police  Dec 16, 2:25 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 16 (ANI): Two years after the brutal gang rape of a young paramedic student in a bus shook the country, Delhi Police Commissioner B.S. Bassi has assured that his force has taken several steps towards ensuring the safety of women.
Joan Collins receives negative tweets for sharing rape experience  Dec 16, 1:17 pm
London, Dec. 16 (ANI): Joan Collins recently received negative reactions by few people for sharing her rape ordeal on 'This Morning,' which occurred when she was 17.
Women empowerment need of the hour: Subramanian Swamy  Dec 16, 12:15 pm
New Delhi Dec. 16 (ANI): Insisting that training in certain martial arts be made a part of school curriculums, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday said there was a need to ensure that women are empowered to such a point that they can be sure of their safety.
Two years after Dec 16, activists say no decrease in sexual crimes despite amended laws  Dec 16, 11:23 am
Kolkata, Dec. 16 (ANI): Women's rights activist Malini Bhattacharya on Tuesday said that although there have been some positive changes in the law since the December 16 gang rape that shook the nation two years ago, incidents of sexual violence against women have still not gone down.
Befitting tribute to Nirbhaya still pending: BJP  Dec 16, 10:07 am
New Delhi, Dec. 16 (ANI): As the nation observes the 2nd anniversary of December 16 gang rape case, Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday said that befitting tribute to Nirbhaya is still waiting. It would be complete when we use technology available to us.
Nirbhaya case: Victim's family urges judiciary to expedite case  Dec 15, 8:47 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 15 (ANI): Urging the judiciary to expedite the court proceedings to grant justice in the December 16 gang rape case, the family of the victim on Monday stated that they were still waiting for the courts to grant them justice.
Saradha Scam: TMC MPs drape themselves in black shawls in protest against 'misuse' of CBI by Centre  Dec 15, 12:22 pm
New Delhi, Dec.15 (ANI): Trinamool Congress Members of Parliament draped themselves in black shawls on Monday and staged a protest outside parliament in protest against the arrest of West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra over his alleged involvement in the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam.
Women still feel insecure two years after 'Nirbhaya' rape   Dec 12, 5:48 pm
Shimla/ Chandigarh, Dec. 12 (ANI): Women in most parts of the country still do not feel safe and do not think much has changed with regard to measures to ensure their security from criminals and rapists.
Cab drivers protest against ban on web-based taxi services  Dec 12, 5:47 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 12 (ANI): With the government banning web-based taxi service providers following the recent incident of rape, scores of taxi drivers staged a protest at the Jantar Mantar here on Friday and demanded the government to withdraw the ban as it was affecting their source of income.
Uber's Asia-Pacific head appears before Delhi Police  Dec 10, 8:27 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 10 (ANI): Delhi Police on Wednesday summoned Uber's Asia-Pacific head Eric Alexander in the wake of alleged rape of a 27-year-old finance executive by the company's driver.
BJP terms passing away of Ludhiana rape victim 'extremely disconcerting'  Dec 10, 11:48 am
New Delhi, Dec. 10 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday termed the passing away of a rape victim in Ludhiana as 'extremely disconcerting', urging the state administration and the police to take stringent action and ensure conviction of the perpetrators.
Uber Cab rape case: Radio Cab Association calls for better legislation  Dec 9, 5:29 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 9 (ANI): The Radio Cab Association of Tuesday called for better legislature and rules, even as the Delhi Government banned all web-based taxi services from plying in the national capital, following the rape of a passenger by an Uber Cab employee.
Ex Home Secretary R.K. Singh wants Uber held guilty in cab rape case  Dec 9, 4:01 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 9 (ANI): Former Home Secretary R K Singh on Tuesday supported the move to ban the taxi service 'Uber' and was also of the opinion that the car rental company should be considered a party to the crime committed against the woman who was raped inside the cab by one of its drivers.
Uber Cab rape case: Lawyer for accused cries conspiracy  Dec 9, 4:01 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 9 (ANI): The lawyer for the accused in the recent Uber Cab rape case on Tuesday claimed that a conspiracy was being hatched against his client, but confirmed that the latter has been sent to a three-day police remand.
Uber Cab rape case: Shazia Ilmi calls for public transport system overhaul  Dec 9, 3:51 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 9 (ANI): Former Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Shazia Ilmi on Tuesday said that merely imposing a ban on certain taxi services in the light of the recent Uber Cab rape case would not achieve the desired result, and instead suggested a complete overhaul of the entire public transport system to ensure the safety of women.