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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 08, 2017
Scrapped JNU sexual harassment watchdog was working well, says its former V-C SK SoporyFormer JNU Vice Chancellor SK Sopory has said that the varsity's scrapped sexual harassment watchdog was working well and people had full faith in it.
Oct 06, 2017
BHU violence: National Commission for Women's preliminary probe states 'eve-teasing' is rampant on campusNCW chief Rekha Sharma said preliminary investigation found eve-teasing was rampant on BHU campus and promised to install special security cameras soon.
Oct 01, 2017
Delhi HC directs police to treat stalking cases seriously, says citizens have right to live with dignityThe Delhi High Court has directed the police to treat complaints of stalking seriously after a young woman was crippled for life on being shot by her alleged stalker for rejecting his advances.
Sep 28, 2017
BHU is no stranger to sexual crimes; incidents of rape, molestation have defamed university in the pastincidents of sexual assault are so rampant in BHU that Vice-Chancellor Girish Chandra Tripathi did not even consider giving a convincing reaction to the latest incident of sexual assault.
Sep 25, 2017
BHU students protests highlights: Narendra Modi 'unhappy' over incident, asks UP CM to act against guiltyA number of students, including women, and two journalists were injured in a lathicharge by the police in the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) where a protest on Sunday night against an alleged eve-teasing incident turned violent.
Sep 23, 2017
Jindal Law School rape: Punjab and Haryana HC verdict shows little has changed despite Verma Committee reportThe Jindal Law School rape case is an example of how problematic rape jurisprudence in India is, despite the recommendations of the Justice Verma Committee.
Sep 19, 2017
Rajasthan: Case filed against school director, teacher for raping studentAn 18-year-old student was allegedly raped by the school director and a teacher in Rajasthan's Sikar district, the police said on Monday.
Sep 17, 2017
Rape and the rapist: Why Indian academics are studying offenders' perspectivesAcademic studies on rape in India are beginning to examine the offenders' perspective as well
Sep 15, 2017
Over 1,200 cases of crimes against women piled up in UP's Gautam Buddh Nagar courtsMore than 1,200 cases related to crimes against women are pending at various courts in Uttar Pradesh's Gautam Buddh Nagar district.