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India has shirked duty to fight sex crimes: UN child rights watchdog

Jun 20, 2014

India has shirked duty to fight sex crimes: UN child rights watchdog

Indian law enforcement and justice authorities have shirked their responsibility to fight sex attacks, a UN child rights watchdog said. #World #India #UN #TheySaidIt #Sexual violence #Crimes against women #rapes #Delhi Gang Rape #Badaun #UN Committee on the Rights of the Child #Benyam Mezmur
MP: Woman gangraped, urinated on by 10, including husband

Jun 15, 2014

MP: Woman gangraped, urinated on by 10, including husband

In yet another shocking incident of crime against women, a tribal was allegedly gangraped by ten persons, including her husband, paraded naked and forced to drink urine in front of her minor son following a land dispute. #India #Rape #Madhya Pradesh #gangrape #Indian men #sexual violence against women in India #Woman raped
UP police say second minor found hanging from tree committed suicide

Jun 05, 2014

UP police say second minor found hanging from tree committed suicide

According to Superintendent of Police, Tehsildar Singh the postmortem report has confirmed that the 15-year-old girl, was not raped and strangulated but died due to hanging. #India #NewsTracker #Rape #suicide #Murder #Sitapur #UP Police #sexual violence against women
Dinanath Batra forces publisher to 'set aside' book on Ahmedabad riots

Jun 03, 2014

Dinanath Batra forces publisher to 'set aside' book on Ahmedabad riots

Penguin's decision to pulp Wendy Doniger's book appears to have emboldened Dinanath Batra-led Shiksha Bachao Andolan Samiti which has now successfully bullied yet another publisher, Orient BlackSwan. #ThatsJustWrong #RSS #Wendy Doniger #Dinanath Batra #The Hindus: An Alternative History #Shiksha Bachao Andolan #Communalism and Sexual Violence: Ahmedabad since 1969 #Dr. Megha Kumar #right-wing censorship #censor ship #Orient Blackswan

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Dinanath Batra forces publisher to 'set aside' book on Ahmedabad riots

Jul 09, 2014

Angelina Jolie takes stand against sexual violence

In June the "Maleficent" actress, 39, joined other anti-sexual violence activists from all over the world at the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict — for which she served as a co-chair...
Dinanath Batra forces publisher to 'set aside' book on Ahmedabad riots

Jul 12, 2014

Schools for scandal

As sexual violence festers on college campuses, too many schools fail to confront the epidemic, according to a damning U.S...
Dinanath Batra forces publisher to 'set aside' book on Ahmedabad riots

Jul 09, 2014

Angelina Jolie takes stand against sexual violence

In June the "Maleficent" actress, 39, joined other anti-sexual violence activists from all over the world at the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict — for which she served as a co-chair...