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Sexist comment in Lok Sabha TDP MP Maganti was only upholding a legacy

Aug 08, 2014

Sexist comment in Lok Sabha TDP MP Maganti was only upholding a legacy

For anyone who takes any interest in the Parliament's proceedings, this might have evoked a sense of deja vu. #Lok Sabha #Anti-rape bill #TDP MP #Maganti #Sexism in Parliament #Sexist comments by Indian MPs
The anti-rape bill and its problematic definition of 'stalking'

Apr 03, 2013

The anti-rape bill and its problematic definition of 'stalking'

Stalking has been added as an offence in the Indian Penal Code as Section 354D punishable by a term of up to three years and fine. It is important to understand the potentially dangerous ramifications of this seemingly innocuous insertion on our criminal law books. #HowThisWorks #Stalking #Cyber stalking #Anti-rape bill
Anti-rape bill now a law after President Pranab's assent

Apr 03, 2013

Anti-rape bill now a law after President Pranab's assent

President Pranab Mukherjee has given his assent to the anti-rape bill, providing enhanced punishment for rape, making stalking and voyeurism criminal offences and fixing the age of consent for sex at 18. #Pranab Mukherjee #NewsTracker #Anti-rape bill #JS Verma Committee
Sharad Yadav-itis Did Jaya Bachchan catch it on anti-rape bill?

Mar 22, 2013

Sharad Yadav-itis Did Jaya Bachchan catch it on anti-rape bill?

Jaya Bachchan voted for the anti-rape bill because her party told her to. But she said she personally had a lot of problems with it. For example, it was anti-male. #Jaya Bachchan #ThatsJustWrong #Sharad Yadav #Anti-rape bill
MPs question efficacy of anti-rape bill

Mar 21, 2013

MPs question efficacy of anti-rape bill

MPs on Thursday raised questions over efficacy of the system in dealing with cases of sexual crimes committed by influential people like politicians as the anti-rape bill had no such provision. #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #Sushilkumar Shinde #Anti-rape bill
Parliament passes anti-rape Bill

Mar 21, 2013

Parliament passes anti-rape Bill

Parliament today passed the anti-rape bill providing natural life term or even death for repeat offenders of rape, with Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde stating the "law will impact the society for years to come". #NewsTracker #Parliament of India #Anti-rape bill
As it happened DMK withdraws from UPA, hands in resignations

Mar 19, 2013

As it happened DMK withdraws from UPA, hands in resignations

DMK MP Selvaganapathy has insisted that his party decision to pull out of the UPA was "not just posturing", saying that they decided to pull out of the government because it had betrayed the feelings of the Tamils #Karunanidhi #DMK #UPA #Sri Lanka #PoliticalPlay #parliament #Anti-rape bill #Age of consent
Lok Sabha passes anti-rape bill Stalking recognised as crime

Mar 19, 2013

Lok Sabha passes anti-rape bill Stalking recognised as crime

The Criminal Law (Amendment) Bill, 2013, brought against the backdrop of the country-wide outrage over Delhi gangrape, also makes it clear that the age of consent for sex would be 18 years. #BigStory #Lok Sabha #Criminal Law Amendment Bill #2013 #Anti-rape bill
Anti-rape bill From Asaram Bapu to nude Konark sculptures, Lalu slams all

Mar 19, 2013

Anti-rape bill From Asaram Bapu to nude Konark sculptures, Lalu slams all

Prasad also expressed displeasure in the manner unnatural sex is handled in the country. #Lok Sabha #TheySaidIt #Lalu Prasad #Anti-rape bill
Lok Sabha takes up discussion on anti-rape bill

Mar 19, 2013

Lok Sabha takes up discussion on anti-rape bill

Lok Sabha on Tuesday took up a bill which provides for stringent punishment for crimes against women including natural life term or even death for repeat offenders of rape besides various penalties for stalking, voyeurism and acid attacks. #Lok Sabha #parliament #Sushilkumar Shinde #Delhi gangrape #Anti-rape bill