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.
The gang rape of an elderly Indian nun in eastern India has raised the question: was it a law-and-order incident, a result of communal tension, or simply gender violence? DW speaks to rights activist Saswati Ghosh.
Police in east India say a nun in her 70s has been gang-raped by burglars who broke into the missionary school where she lived. The crime is the latest in a series of attacks highlighting sexual violence in the country.
The murder and attempted rape of a young Turkish student has sparked a worldwide debate on violence against women. Social media users also raised the question of how to provide safer public transport for women.
The Indian government has banned the broadcast of documentary "India's Daughter" over controversial statements from a rapist. The film highlights attitudes following the fatal gang-rape of a 23-year-old woman in 2012.