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Shocker! More than 770 cases of domestic violence registered in NYC every day

Nov 26, 2014

Shocker! More than 770 cases of domestic violence registered in NYC every day

New York City's legal counsel said on Tuesday that police receive more than 770 reports of domestic violence every day. #India #New York City #Violence against women #Women #Domestic violence #NYC #VAW #Domestic Violence in US
Patna: Woman dumps rape-accused husband

Nov 24, 2014

Patna: Woman dumps rape-accused husband

A woman in the Bihar capital has refused to live with her husband, arrested for alleged rape of a minor girl, police said on Monday. #Sexual violence #Rape #Women in India #sexual violence against women
UP: Woman gangraped by daughter's father-in-law, six others

Sep 27, 2014

UP: Woman gangraped by daughter's father-in-law, six others

A woman was allegedly gang-raped by her daughter's father-in-law and six others at her residence here, police said today. #Uttar Pradesh #India #Rape #Women #sexual violence against women in India #Akhilesh Yadav government
Indian guilty of rape in Australia pleads for chance to change his life

Sep 22, 2014

Indian guilty of rape in Australia pleads for chance to change his life

An Indian man, who was found guilty of abducting and raping a woman in Australia, has pleaded for a chance to change his life, media reported on Monday. #Australia #NewsTracker #Violence against women #Rape #Canberra #Crimes against women #Indian man
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 tragedy-hit village are a small step in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's push to end open-air 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