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Mar 04, 2014
Delhi helpline for women set up in Nirbhaya's honour may shutReports claim that the '181 helpline', which receives close to 3,000 calls from distressed women everyday, has not paid its employees in two months, and their contracts have not been renewed.
Dec 27, 2013
Chennai Express to Kejriwal: Celebrating year of aam aadmiJust like Kejriwal's larger message -- it’s not about me, it's about the little guy -- 2013 proved to be the average Joe's year from fighting for stronger anti-rape laws to proving the critics wrong on Chennai Express.
Dec 03, 2013
Dear Indian Men, breathe, you're not 'under a siege'In an effort to raise his own and the Tejpal camp's spirits, Mehrotra observes many literary giants have jail terms to their name.
Jun 05, 2013
Need to set up mechanism for safety of women, children: PMPrime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday sought setting up of an institutional mechanism for safety and security of women and children, especially in urban areas, saying collective action was required for their protection.
May 26, 2013
Vengeance and Vendetta! Delhi HC says rape law is misused by womenJustice Kailash Gambhir said rape law was often misused by women as weapon for "vengeance and vendetta" to harass and blackmail their male friends by filing false cases to extort money and to force them to marry them.
Apr 23, 2013
Architect of anti-rape law Justice JS Verma passes away aged 80Former Chief Justice of India Jagdish Sharan Verma, who headed the panel to review laws on crimes against women, passed away on Monday.
Apr 16, 2013
Chennai students develop bra that shocks those who gropeIndian researchers have developed a bra that can deliver a 3800kv electric shock to potential molesters and sex offenders.
Apr 06, 2013
Electric bras and condoms with teeth: Can they protect women?Students in Chennai have devised a new rape whistle – an electrified bra that shocks anyone who touches it and sends out a GPS signal to police. But the impetus for preventing rape should not just be on the woman.
Apr 05, 2013
First use of new anti-rape law? Man booked for harassing woman over phoneThe man allegedly called her 65 times and claimed that he has the “solution to all her problems.”
Mar 19, 2013
Live: Lok Sabha passes anti-rape bill, RS votes tomorrowThe anti-rape law has been tabled in Parliament today. Tracking the latest developments.