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Madhurai 130 litres of acid seized in raids after attack on two girls

Sep 13, 2014

Madhurai 130 litres of acid seized in raids after attack on two girls

While 125 litres of acid were seized from a house, five litres were seized from other shops, officials said. #NewsTracker #Bengal #Violence against women #Crimes against women #Acid attack #Acid Attacks
Girl escapes acid attack, accused arrested in Bengal

Sep 03, 2014

Girl escapes acid attack, accused arrested in Bengal

A young girl escaped an acid attack by a youth after she refused to give in to his indecent proposals at Balurghat in South Dinajpur district. #NewsTracker #Bengal #Violence against women #Crimes against women #Acid attack
Uttar Pradesh again Rape accused's sister gangraped

Sep 02, 2014

Uttar Pradesh again Rape accused's sister gangraped

A rape accused's sister was kidnapped and gangraped by five men in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar district, police said on Tuesday. #Uttar Pradesh #India #Rape #Women #sexual violence against women in India #Akhilesh Yadav government
After Badaun girls' death, village gets 108 toilets for women

Sep 01, 2014

After Badaun girls' death, village gets 108 toilets for women

Decorated with marigolds and ribbons, 108 toilets unveiled in a tragedyhit village are a small step in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's push to end openair defecation for impoverished Indian women. #Violence against women #Women #Toilets #sexual violence against women #Sulabh #Toilets in Indian villages
Rajasthan Woman alleges man raped her promising marriage

Aug 26, 2014

Rajasthan Woman alleges man raped her promising marriage

A 25-year-old woman has alleged that she was raped by a man on the pretext of marriage for three years in Kartarpura area here, police said today. #India #Rape #Women #sexual violence against women in India
Kolkata Man throws acid on wife suspecting extra-marital affair

Aug 26, 2014

Kolkata Man throws acid on wife suspecting extra-marital affair

Enraged over his wife's alleged extra-marital affair, a man Tuesday threw acid at her, injuring her and two others in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district, police said. #India #Kolkata #Violence against women #Acid attack #acid attack victims #victims of acid attacks
With police as backers, Kerala's moral policing nightmare is far from over

Aug 04, 2014

With police as backers, Kerala's moral policing nightmare is far from over

All's not well with God's own country, to repeat a cliche. In a classic case of protectors turning into predators, the police in Kerala seem to be giving thugs in Kerala serious competition in the nuisance department. #Violence against women #Women #Kerala Police #moral policing #sexual violence against women in India #Police in Kerala
Man gets ten years in prison for raping 92-year-old

Aug 01, 2014

Man gets ten years in prison for raping 92-year-old

A 26-year-old man has been sentenced to ten years in prison by a court here for raping a 92-year-old woman four years ago. #India #Rape #Women #sexual violence against women in India