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Jun 15, 2018
Bombay HC quashes FIR against Armaan Kohli after he files affidavit expressing 'remorse and regret'The Bombay High Court on Friday quashed an FIR against actor Armaan Kohli after he submitted an affidavit from jail expressing "remorse and regret" for assaulting his girlfriend, Neeru Randhawa.
Jun 12, 2018
Armaan Kohli nabbed by police on domestic violence complaint filed by partner Neetu RandhawaFormer Bigg Boss contestant Armaan Kohli was traced to a friend's farmhouse in Lonavala, from where the police picked him up, state reports
May 15, 2018
Applicability of Domestic Violence Act 2005 religion-neutral, does not exclude Muslim women, rules Bombay High CourtThe provisions of the Domestic Violence Act, 2005, are aimed at protecting the rights of women effectively and do not exclude Muslim women from its purview, the Bombay High Court has ruled
May 12, 2018
SC says woman can file complaint against ex-husband under domestic violence law even after divorceA woman can lodge a complaint under the domestic violence law against the excesses committed by her ex-husband even after the dissolution of marriage, the Supreme Court has said
Apr 17, 2018
Unnao and Kathua rape cases: Changes in substantial law meaningless until accompanied by changes in procedural lawThe narrative of change in law, which is usually the main standpoint of protests in the wake of such incidents, is therefore self-defeating and mostly results in the number of false cases, with no effect on the deterrence of that particular crime
Apr 16, 2018
Man ties and thrashes wife in UP's Shahjahanpur, sends video to her family with dowry demandsIn a chilling incident, a man brutally thrashed his wife and tied her to the ceiling in Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanpur district over the woman's failure to meet his demand for Rs 50, 000 as dowry, according to reports. The man filmed the act and sent the video to his in-laws to press for his demand
Apr 10, 2018
Uttar Pradesh woman's hands broken by husband, in-laws for not bearing male childBoth hands of a woman were fractured by her husband and in-laws in a village here allegedly for giving birth to three daughters and not bearing a male child in eight years of married life, police said.
Mar 18, 2018
Snapchat stock takes a battering as Rihanna blasts company for making light of domestic violenceAfter singer Rihanna blasted Snapchat for running an ad that made light of domestic violence, the net worth of the company's CEO fell nearly $150 million
Mar 10, 2018
Mohammed Shami needs to face consequences for his actions or clear his name before playing for Indian cricket teamWe need look beyond Mohammed Shami’s sporting excellence and wait for the court to gives its judgment.
Mar 06, 2018
Oscars 2018's inclusion of Gary Oldman, Kobe Bryant, Ryan Seacrest shows it's all talk, no action on Time's UpRewarding and including men like Gary Oldman, Kobe Bryant and Ryan Seacrest in the Oscars ceremony signals that Hollywood is all too willing to sweep past accusation of sexual harassment and assault under the rug