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Aug 22, 2017
Womens' groups petition NCW, alleges dilution of Section 498A of IPC on domestic violenceA group of women's organisations petitioned National Commission for Women on alleged dilution of Section 498A that deals with domestic violence by SC and the government
Aug 17, 2017
16-year-old Hyderabad girl married to sexagenarian from Oman for Rs 5 lakh; mother files complaintA 16-year-old girl from Hyderabad was married off to a 65-year-old Omani national three months ago, alleged her mother.
Aug 12, 2017
Chandigarh stalking case: Vikas Barala, Ashish Kumar sent to judicial custodySubhash Barala's son Vikas and his friend Ashish Kumar were sent to judicial custody by a court in the attempted abduction and stalking case
Aug 12, 2017
Chandigarh stalking case: Women hold protest march to reclaim streets from 'elitist goons'scores of women here took out a protest march late in the night to drive home the message they were "free to move around at any time
Aug 09, 2017
A decade of Domestic Violence Act shows dearth of data, inadequate implementation and delayed justiceIn the 10 years since the PWDVA, a civil act, was passed, over 10,00,000 cases have been filed across the country under sections pertaining to “cruelty by husband” and dowry, data from the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) show.
Aug 07, 2017
Haryana stalking case: Subramanian Swamy calls it 'matter of women's rights and safety'; to file PILBJP Rajya Sabha member Subramanian Swamy on Monday said that he is going to file a PIL in the Haryana BJP president's son Vikas Barala stalking a woman.
Aug 06, 2017
Surat court issues warrant against Hardik Patel for failing to appear in sedition case for second timeA court in Surat issued an arrest warrant against Patidar quota agitation leader Hardik Patel for not appearing for the hearing of a sedition case
Aug 02, 2017
Delhi High Court has curtailed women's access to justice by terming rape laws as weapons of vendettaDelhi HC's judgment gave a clear message - that the judiciary is not the repository of rights when it comes to violations like rape against women.
Jul 29, 2017
Domestic violence: Supreme Court verdict on Section 498A puts family honour over women's rightsBy creating the Family Welfare Committee, the Supreme Court has created one more layer between the victim and the justice system, and as a result, her access to justice is compromised.
Jul 24, 2017
Nithari killings: CBI court sentences Maninder Singh Pandher, Surinder Koli to deathA CBI court on Monday convicted businessman Maninder Singh Pandher and his domestic help Surender Koli to death in the Nithari serial rape and murder case