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Feb 22, 2017
Telangana CM KCR's gold offering at Tirupati is not just deceitful, but also misuse of public fundsIf KCR wishes to make offering he should do it off his own bat and not make it a nationwide affair like he did with his birthday.
Feb 14, 2017
Delhi High Court's treatment of adultery laws pave way for more gender-neutral interpretations of lawThe Delhi High Court has observed, last week, that an act and allegation by either spouse, irrespective of gender, would cause mental cruelty to the other spouse with the same intensity.
Feb 11, 2017
'False rape' cases: Is the feeling of being cheated something that can be explained in our laws?Last year, the Bombay High Court had faced a petition seeking guidelines to ensure that people are not booked under what has been termed as ‘false charges of rape’ after a relationship ends
Feb 09, 2017
3 years on, no justice for rape victims of Muzaffarnagar riots: Amnesty International says Centre and state govt 'failed'The Uttar Pradesh government has failed to make timely investigation and prosecute the seven cases of gang-rape filed following the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots and deliver justice, Amnesty International India said in a press release published on Thursday.
Feb 09, 2017
Uphaar cinema tragedy: Trial by fire comes to end after two decades, here's all you need to knowAfter the Supreme Court's much awaited verdict on the Uphaar cinema fire tragedy case on Thursday, here is a look at how things unfolded since 13 June, 1997 when 59 people had died of asphyxia and 100 were injured in a stampede during the screening of Bollywood movie "Border" in the South Delhi theatre
Jan 23, 2017
HC says ridiculing wife's cooking is not cruelty: Here are some of the other cruel observationsTaunting a wife and ridiculing her lacking of English speaking skills don't amount to cruelty under law, says a recent Bombay High Court ruling granting bail to a man charged with the abetment of suicide and showing cruelty to his wife.
Jan 14, 2017
Pune: Man booked for 'raping' his 12-year-old daughterA man was booked here for allegedly raping his 12-year-old daughter, said police. They said the mother of the victim too was booked, who after knowing that the minor girl was pregnant, forced her to leave the home
Jan 11, 2017
Juvenile delinquency: Root of the problem needs to be addressed instead of the punishmentStudies have identified higher violent tendencies of juveniles, and potential underlying factors need to be analysed in depth; the root of the problem needs to be dealt with rather than focusing only on the punishment aspect of it
Dec 24, 2016
Though considered insignificant, stalking claims several innocent livesDespite stalking being clearly defined and considered a crime under Clause 354D of the Indian Penal Code, the Indian police continue to ignore it as simple case of molestation thus endangering the lives of several women across India
Dec 16, 2016
Demonetisation: Modi says Indira ducked it in 1971 - exactly what Firstpost pointed out hereArray