Head of the London-based Acid Survivors Trust International, said victims were 'incredibly strong, resilient and courageous individuals.'
02 Dec 2017 1:33 PM
SC faults Calcutta HC for acquitting the main accused, reverses findings and awards life term to accused in a rape and murder case.
13 Aug 2017 2:09 AM
Mr. Gupta claimed that Delhi continues to enforce sale of acid through the defunct Poison Act 1919.
29 Jul 2017 3:01 AM
The scheme was launched after a 22-year-old photojournalist was gang-raped by five people at the deserted Shakti Mills compound.
19 Jul 2017 12:39 AM
Delhi reports at least one case of stalking everyday, while our films glorify it. Is a course correction the need of the hour?
09 Jul 2017 12:14 AM
A group of five women have risen above their identities as acid attack victims and are now gathering funds for their own beauty salon.
15 Jun 2017 12:08 AM
Most front page stories are about violence in some form or the other.
20 May 2017 12:23 AM
Ritu may have the scars of an acid attack but that doesn’t stop her from pursuing her dreams.
19 May 2017 12:28 AM
The court has asked the principal secretary of women and child welfare ministry to remain present before the court on the next hearing.
21 Apr 2017 3:08 AM
According to the petition, the state government had introduced the Manodhairya scheme in 2013 for the benefit of survivors of rape and acid attacks.
19 Apr 2017 4:39 AM