Condemning the Muzaffarnagar rape incident, women activist Ranjana Kumari said that irrelevant comments from politicians boosts the morale of offenders.
I find myself thinking much about the law this fortnight. Partly because I’ve myself been in and out of law courts. I mean what the British system left us, ‘Justice will be served’, can in turn fascinate and infuriate one
After Uttar Pradesh Minority Welfare Minister Azam Khan (in pic) made an insensitive remark on an alleged rape survivor telling her not to go seeking ‘publicity’, the latter lashed out at the minister saying his words did not match his position.
Raking up another controversy, Uttar Pradesh minister Mohammed Azam Khan has told a rape victim not to try and find 'popularity in such a thing of infamy and shame'
Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh on Tuesday stokes a fresh controversy by saying that while one person commits rape, four are named in the complaint even though rape by four persons is not 'practically' possible
SP supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav has kicked a fresh controversy with his comments on rape, saying while one man commits rape, four are named to 'settle scores' and that rape by four persons was not 'practical'
Goa Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar on Thursday dubbed five youths who allegedly gang-raped two women tourists from Delhi as 'nadaan' (naive) and 'small-time criminals'
In an incident that could further tarnish image of men in khaki, a police inspector (PI) from MHB police station passed insensitive and obscene comments on a rape survivor, and has been suspended
At an election rally, the former state home minister says candidate should have raped after elections; regrets faux pas
While the English teacher of the Chinchwad college defended his statement on ‘inevitable rape’ saying he was quoting a British novelist, the rampaging students weren’t impressed
A Trinamool leader has sparked a controversy by his remark that as "long as the world exists, rape will be there," inviting strong condemnation from the opposition and women rights groups
Accsuing West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of trying to shield Tapas Pal, who has made controversial remarks, senior BJP leader Siddharth Nath Singh said only an apology was of no use and he should be made to quit as Trinamool Congress MP
Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Paul, whose rape remarks sparked countrywide outrage, Tuesday tendered an unconditional apology to the party and the media, terming his comments a "gross error of judgment" and admitting they were "deeply insensitive"
Trinamool Congress leadership today asked its MP Tapas Pal to tender an unconditional apology to people for allegedly threatening to kill CPI(M) workers and have their women raped
Even as the countrywide outrage grows over Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Paul's "rape" remarks, another party leader Tuesday has been caught on tape asking partymen to "sacrifice" intruders
Maharashtra Home Minister joins growing list of politicians making callous statement on rapes. After coming under fire, R R Patil does a U-turn on rape remark
Samajwadi Party leader Abu Azmi today defended his remarks that a woman and a man entering into sexual relations outside marriage should be punished, drawing sharp criticism from activists.
Abu Asim Azmi of the Samajwadi Party’s interview to this newspaper took us right back to the horrors of patriarchy that women and men have to face in the country
At a presser yesterday, SP state chief said mid-day presented him in a 'wrong way' and that only a madman would make such statements, even as SP spokesperson accepts he wasn’t misquoted
MNS leader Raj Thackeray slammed the Samajwadi Party supremo for defending Shakti Mills rapists. Here's what the MNS chief had to say about Mulayam Singh's controversial statement on rape