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South Africa's 'Delhi moment'

JOHANNESBURG — Anene Booysen was gang raped, mutilated and left for dead at a construction site in Bredasdorp, a windswept town near the southernmost tip of Africa, last weekend. In South Africa, rape is so common it barely makes the news. But this time, it might be different.

Delhi rape victim's companion is first witness at trial

Later in the proceedings the court will hear the testimony of the victim herself, recorded before she died of her injuries.

Delhi gang rape suspects 'tortured' into confession, lawyer says

The men accused of the rape and murder of a 23-year-old woman in Delhi were beaten by police to obtain their statements, according to a defense lawyer.

Delhi plans to hire 2,508 new policewomen, as backlash from gang rape continues in capital city

Delhi's police force has announced it intends to hire, 2,508 new female police officers, on the heels of an announcement that female police would be made available at all 180 police stations in the Indian capital.

Delhi gang rape victim was planning her wedding, friends say

The woman who died after being violently gang-raped aboard a bus in Delhi was engaged to be married, friends told Agence France-Presse.

Rapists of 23-year-old victim charged with murder in Delhi (UPDATE)

The six men who raped a 23-year-old medical student were charged with murder hours after the victim's death was announced.

Delhi gang rape victim dies in Singapore hospital after multiple surgeries and 'severe organ failure'

The woman brutally gang-raped aboard a Delhi bus had been fighting for her life, according to doctors treating her in Singapore.

Delhi gang rape victim flown to Singapore in 'extremely critical' condition

The victim of a violent gang rape aboard a Delhi bus has been flown to Singapore for ongoing treatment, at the expense of the Indian government.

Judge Derek Johnson reprimanded for claiming body can 'shut down' rape

Judge Derek Johnson of California has been reprimanded for telling a rape victim that if she didn't want sex, her body would have "shut down."
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