There was a 30 percent rise in complaints of crimes against women in 2021 as compared to 2020 when 23,722 complaints were received.
Honey Singh and Shalini Talwar tied the knot on 23 January, 2011. Talwar has alleged in her plea that she was physically assaulted by Singh over the last ten years of their marriage
“It takes one sentence, then there’s no more ground, the carpet has been pulled,” Johnny Depp said at the San Sebastian International Film Festival, where he was honoured, without mentioning the legal battle against his ex-wife Amber Heard.
India recorded 77 rape cases, 80 murders daily in 2020, says NCRB report; crimes against women highest in Rajasthan
Among states, UP reported the maximum of 3,779 murder cases, followed by Bihar with 3,150 cases, in Maharashtra 2,163 cases were registered, the data showed
A total of 3,71,503 cases of crime against women were registered during 2020, showing a decline of 8.3 percent over 2019
Spain's women filmmakers object to San Sebastian film festival’s decision to award Johnny Depp its highest honour
Cristina Andreu, the President of Spain’s Association of Female Filmmakers and Audiovisual Media, said she was “very surprised” by the decision to award Johnny Depp the Donostia Award at the festival’s 69th edition in September.
Naagin 2 actress Arzoo Govitrikar files for divorce; accuses husband Siddharth Sabharwal of domestic abuse
Arzoo Govitrikar, the Naagin 2 actor, said that she had tried her best to reconcile with Siddharth Sabharwal, but "matters came to a head".
The court has issued a notice to Honey Singh, seeking his reply on the case by 28 August.
Turkey’s exit from Istanbul Convention, treaty protecting women, draws flak from activists, Western allies
Turkey's retreat from the Instanbul Convention has drawn blanket condemnation from around the world and sparked nationwide protests in a country where domestic violence is prevalent, with at least 300 femicides and 189 suspicious female deaths recorded so far in 2021
Word of the investigation came less than three weeks after actor Evan Rachel Wood publicly accused Marilyn Manson, her ex-fiancé, of sexual and other physical abuse
Fast-track courts for rape cases only solution for justice, says ex-J&K women commission chief as sexual crimes rise in Kashmir
Vasundhara Pathak Masoodi says she continues to receive complaints from distressed women even a year after the J&K State Women Commission was abolished by the governnment
Alma Har’el said Shia LaBeouf's addiction issues do not excuse domestic violence.
India's sex ratio has widened in 8 states: National Family Health Survey also reports high level gender-based violence
NFHS is the government’s own data and if the figures are so high pre-pandemic, one shudders to think what it will be like post-pandemic, said Sohini Bhattacharya of Breakthrough India, a women’s rights organisation
UK judge Andrew Nicol said the article in The Sun, claiming Johnny Depp was a "wife-beater," was “substantially true.”
The UK court is examining Johnny Depp’s libel suit against The Sun newspaper over an April 2018 article that labelled him a “wife-beater” for allegedly abusing Amber Heard
Bryshere Gray refused to leave his home when police arrived but was arrested after SWAT and crisis negotiators intervened.
World Population Day 2020: How COVID-19 pandemic disrupted sexual and reproductive health services for women
According to a UNFPA report, around 7 million unintended pregnancies are expected to occur if the COVID-19 lockdown carries on for six months and there are major disruptions to health services
Johnny Depp denies claims of domestic violence against Amber Heard; a timeline of their legal battle
Johnny Depp's libel case begun in UK High Court on 7 July, with the actor up against a tabloid over allegations he was violent towards his ex-wife Amber Heard.
In China's eastern Zhejiang province, a database to provide details of domestic violence for those getting married
A survey conducted by the All-China Women’s Federation in 2011 showed that about 1 in 4 women had suffered beatings or verbal abuse or had their freedoms restricted by their partners.
Protests in Agartala as crimes against women spike during lockdown; 43 cases, including murder, reported till now
Activists of Ganatantrik Nari Samiti staged a protest in Agartala against the alleged increase in incidents of atrocities against women in the state during the lockdown.