Thousands of Indians again took to the streets Saturday to demand a government crackdown on violence against women. That, after the women whose gang rape triggered days of protests across India died.
A teenage girl who had been raped and set on fire in her home village has succumbed to her injuries. The horrific case follows a disturbing pattern of violence against women in India.
Violence against women in India is widespread. But one group of girls has found a way to deal with the culprits. Meet the Red Brigade.
The Indian woman who was brutally gang-raped in 2012, dubbed by media as Nirbhaya, has been publicly named by her mother. The tragic incident has led to more reports of violence against women.
Indian PM Narendra Modi used his Independence Day speech on August 15 to call for a fundamental change in attitudes towards women in India. DW's Manasi Gopalakrishnan says the speech lacked conviction.
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