Can a comic book change attitudes about abuse and gender equality? A New York trio thinks so. They created an unlikely heroine to combat the increase in rape and violent sexual assaults on women in India.
In a region where many communities chastise unmarried women for not being "virgins," tampons, believed by some to cause hymen breakage, are still rare.
Apps that alert friends and report crime to authorities are increasingly popular in one of the world's most dangerous regions for women. However, the digital divide means fewer options for those without smartphones.
Kuldeep Sengar has been sacked just days after his alleged teen rape victim was critically injured in a car crash.
Protesters have taken to the streets of India's capital, New Delhi, after a road accident critically injured a teenager who reported that a ruling party lawmaker had raped and harassed her.
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