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Oct 15, 2017
SC terms sex with minor wife as rape: Govt will have to fight entrenched mindsets to implement rulingActivists believe that the new SC ruling terming non-consensual sex with a minor wife as rape will act as a deterrent against child marriage but implementing it will be a challenge
Oct 13, 2017
Yavatmal cotton farmer deaths Part 1: Blame games galore as toxic pesticides continue to claim livesIt is mostly landless labourers who put their lives at risk to earn anywhere between Rs 250 to Rs 500 a day.
Oct 12, 2017
Supreme Court declares sex with wife below 18 illegal: Legislature must now step up to criminalise marital rapeAfter the Supreme Court verdict, it is sooner the better, that the law accords criminal liability to a married man for raping his wife. The legislature should take the lead.
Oct 10, 2017
Supreme Court to declare verdict on plea challenging rape law tomorrowThe Supreme Court is likely to pronounce on Wednesday its verdict on a plea challenging the validity of an exception clause in the rape law that permits intercourse or sexual act by a man with his wife, not below 15 years.
Oct 10, 2017
'Squatter' TRS MLC Farooq Hussian refuses to vacate Hyderabad flat, attacks NRI landlady with slipperAn MLC of the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) was booked after he allegedly assaulted an NRI woman and tried to hit her with a footwear as she asked him to vacate her flat in Nampally area, police said.
Oct 05, 2017
Honeypreet Insan sent to six-day police remand, charged with sedition and criminal conspiracyHoneypreet Insan, adopted daughter of jailed Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was remanded to police custody for six days by a court in Panchkula on Wednesday
Sep 28, 2017
Home Ministry is examining a report that proposes new laws to deal with hate speechThe committee was set up considering the growing menace of hate speech and abuse on internet in the absence of the provision.
Sep 28, 2017
Mahmood Farooqui walks free in rape case: Parliament must fix 'Section 90' of IPC that allowed acquittalEvery day the conflict between sections 90 and 375 of the Indian Penal Code exists, men like Mahmood Farooqui can walk free despite committing a heinous crime like rape
Sep 21, 2017
Game of Thrones episode four leak: Sessions court rejects bail plea of one of the four accusedOne of the four accused in the Game of Thrones episode four online leak — Abhishek Ghildiyal's bail plea was rejected citing evidence tampering as a reason
Sep 12, 2017
Chandigarh stalking case: Accused Vikas Barala's bail plea rejected by courtA court in Chandigarh dismissed the bail plea of Haryana BJP chief Subhash Barala's son Vikas, who had been booked on charges of stalking and attempting to abduct a 29-year-old woman