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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
Nov 27, 2016
Parliament attack: Terrorists' grave diggers acquitted due to lack of evidenceProsecution said when police reached the spot on 13 January, 2002, they caught Raghu and Vijay along with spade and stick as they were trying to dig out the corpses of the terrorists for exposing them to vultures. Both the accused had denied the allegations against them.
Nov 25, 2016
Adultery vis-a-vis cruelty: Is the Supreme Court lenient when it comes to husbands?The Supreme Court ignored the fact that at the time of his wife’s death, the accused was in fact in the village of the person he was alleged to be in an extra-marital affair with.
Oct 13, 2016
SC ruling that sex workers can’t cry rape is dictated by morality not legal reasoningThis thinking also leaves sex workers no representation over a criminal law against rape that should apply to them, in spite of what they do for a living.
Oct 11, 2016
FIR against MS Dhoni's wife Sakshi in multi-crore fraud case: ReportsThe case, under section 420 of the IPC, was registered against Sakshi Dhoni and three others on the complaint of Dennis Arora, a resident of Gurugram.
Sep 25, 2016
Despite growing awareness, stalking is still not considered a serious crimeWith a sharp rise in cases, Delhi is now also seen as the capital of stalking. Only on 20 September, a stalker killed a woman brutally by stabbing her with a scissor at Burari in Delhi.