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Jun 25, 2017
Yogi Adityanath sets up mukhbir system to fight female foeticide, will rely on informers to nab lawbreakersThe Uttar Pradesh government has started a scheme under which informers would alert the state authorities about attempts and incidents of female foeticide.
May 30, 2017
UP Police claims anti-Romeo squads a 'huge success', says 538 cases reported since MarchThe Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday released figures which claimed that the anti-Romeo squads in the state were a "huge success"
May 16, 2017
Haryana Police arrest 15 people for eve-teasing under 'Operation Durga'Chandigarh: The Haryana Police has arrested 15 people on the charge of eve-teasing under 'Operation Durga', a campaign launched in the state on 1 May for ensuring women's safety.
May 15, 2017
Rohtak gangrape: Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar promises fast-track court to try caseThe hearing of the brutal gang-rape and murder of a 23-year-old Dalit woman in Sonipat will be conducted in a fast-track court, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Monday.
May 15, 2017
Days after brutal Haryana rape, 3 men gangrape Sikkim woman in moving car in GurugramA 26-year-old woman from Sikkim was allegedly raped by three men in a moving car in Gurugram and thrown out on a road in Delhi in yet another chilling rape incident in Haryana days after the Nirbhaya-like case in Sonipat.
May 09, 2017
Nayana's memories give me the strength to fight, says husband Abhijit PujariAfter eight years, all the three accused in the Nayana Pujari gangrape and murder case were sentenced to death on Tuesday. Firstpost spoke with Nayana's husband Abhijit Pujari, who though satisfied with the sentence, believes the fight is far from over.
May 06, 2017
2012 Delhi gangrape verdict: Death penalty for the convicts doesn't punish a society steeped in patriarchyThe Supreme Court, on Saturday, upheld the conviction of four persons who were charged with raping and murdering a 23-year-old physiotherapy intern in New Delhi, thereby bringing an end to the legal battle that followed the 2012 Delhi gangrape case.
Apr 19, 2017
Uttar Pradesh's Romeos are back on streets, as Yogi Adityanath's plan to curb campus romance fizzlesOne month after the Uttar Pradesh government embarked upon its anti-Romeo drive to make the state's colleges a safer place for its women students, things seem to have fizzled out
Apr 06, 2017
Woman scribe critical after attack by unidentified assailants in New Delhi parkNew Delhi-based freelance journalist Aparna Kalra is battling for life after being attacked by unidentified assailants on Wednesday night
Mar 30, 2017
Women's safety: Banning night shifts isn't the solution, the onus must be on govt and companiesThe narrative on women’s safety and security is not one that women have been at the helm of. Time and again, the narrative has been usurped for various other political agendas.