Latest News on Domestic Violence
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Sep 14, 2018
NBA: Boston Celtics' Jabari Bird taking a break after charge that he 'choked and kicked his girlfriend'Boston Celtics guard Jabari Bird said he's taking a break from the team following charges that he choked and kicked his girlfriend and prevented her from leaving his apartment.
Sep 06, 2018
Supreme Court's verdict on Section 377 must spark further legal changes to end alienation of LGBT communityMembers of the LGBT community are deprived of the rights and freedoms guaranteed by the Constitution.
Aug 17, 2018
Sluggish disposal of cases, inadequate legal aid system: How the Indian judiciary repeatedly fails womenData with the NCRB shows that the disposal rate of crimes against women in courts is just 11.2 percent; out of 13,42,060 cases filed, 12,04,786 are still pending.
Aug 15, 2018
Lack of familial and govt support in Jammu and Kashmir drives oppressed women to suicideThe women's commission in Jammu and Kashmir receives nearly 10 daily complaints from women who live in despair after being abandoned by their husbands and families.
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 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
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