Two months ago, a young woman was gang raped and flung from a moving bus in Delhi. On Tuesday, court proceedings against her alleged attackers began.
Police in India have reportedly made their first arrest in the case of an elderly nun that was raped almost two weeks ago. The nun was attacked when a gang of burglars broke into a Christian church in the country's east.
The digital taxi service kept on shoveling passengers into unlicensed cabs after a woman was raped in December. Authorities in New Dehli are now moving to enforce an elusive ban, until Uber can prove it is safe.
Leslee Udwin, whose documentary on the 2012 Delhi gang rape has been banned in India, talks to DW about the challenges making the film, the Indian reactions and why rapists are only the symptoms of a much larger problem.
Two more states in India have banned the slaughter of cows and the sales of beef, with severe consequences for trespassers. The ban has stirred a heated debate in India on caste and religious tolerance.