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Nov 09, 2017
Delhi's Drug Crisis: With poison cheaply available and few rehab options, addiction grips heart of cityThe addiction issues of the youth of Delhi aren’t as obvious as their counterparts in Punjab, but for those who wish to see, the problem is as clear as day.
Oct 20, 2017
Yavatmal farmer deaths Part 3: Data scarcity on pesticide poisoning major hurdle in finding corrective measuresData on pesticide poisoning needs to be collected more diligently to ensure that corrective measures are employed to prevent another Yavatmal.
Oct 18, 2017
Supreme Court criminalising sex with minor wife ends conflict in rules, but verdict is too simplistic for a complex problemSupreme Court order criminalising sex with minor wife ends conflict in rules on child abuse and child marriage, but it also makes sexually active adolescents vulnerable
Oct 07, 2017
Gender bias behind bars: Why are there so few open prisons for women inmates?It’s clear that women stand a lot to gain from the more reformative system of open prisons, but most such prisons do not allow female prisoners.
Sep 26, 2017
BHU protests highlight pathetic state of women's security: Data shows 141% rise in sexual harassment cases nationwideEven as the police in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, filed charges of arson and other crimes against 1,200 Banaras Hindu University (BHU) students protesting a sexual assault by motorcycle-borne assailants, the state reported a 33 percent rise in sexual harassment cases from 2014 to 2015
Sep 19, 2017
Govt to strengthen surveillance laws to check financial cybercrimesIt has been decided to expedite the implementation of cybercrime prevention initiatives in these agencies towards this end along with measures required to acquire critical cyber forensics equipment.
Sep 15, 2017
Supreme Court asks high courts to identify, compensate kin of prisoners who suffered an unnatural deathThe Supreme Court on Friday asked all high courts to register a suo motu petition to identify kin of prisoners who admittedly died an unnatural death after 2012 and award suitable compensation to them.
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 06, 2017
NCRB merged with Bureau of Police Research and Development to boost crime data collection, says govtThe three-decade old National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) has been merged with another central police organisation — the BPRD
Jul 26, 2017
Monsoon Session of Parliament: Disruptions, Opposition staging walk-out marks Day 8Day eight of the Monsoon Session in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha saw revolt and disruptions leading to the adjournment of one House and suspension of members of another House.