Latest News on Domestic Violence
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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.
Feb 15, 2018
'I'm totally opposed to domestic violence and everybody knows that': Donald Trump breaks silence on departure of top aidesDonald Trump voiced his disdain for domestic violence, breaking a week-long silence since the departure of a top aide accused by two ex-wives of physical abuse.
Feb 04, 2018
Mumbai woman seeks police help against 'torture' by husband on social mediaA woman on Sunday through a video on Twitter sought police help against "torture" by her husband, an automobile businessman.
Jan 25, 2018
NFHS survey puts out shocking revelations: Few know about marital rape; female sterilisation rampant despite existence of condomsWhile 54 percent of rural and urban women are allowed to go to the market, 50 percent go to the health facility, and 48 percent to places outside the village or community.
Dec 05, 2017
'Triple talaq should be covered under Domestic Violence Act and not criminalised,' Muslim body writes to law ministerIn a letter written to Ravi Shankar Prasad, a Muslim body has demanded that the triple talaq or instant divorce should be made an offence under the Domestic Violence Act
Oct 19, 2017
Secret Superstar: Domestic violence in a Diwali release is an audacious move by Aamir KhanDomestic violence has always been brushed under the red carpet but Aamir Khan depicts the issue with brutal directness in his Diwali release Secret Superstar
Oct 12, 2017
Sex with wife below 18 is rape, rules SC; Tells Centre, states to take proactive steps to prohibit child marriagesThe Supreme Court ruling that sexual relations by a man with his minor wife would be considered rape will be instrumental in preventing child marriages
Sep 17, 2017
What Taramani, Kaatru Veliyidai, Iraivi tell us about abusive men, and the women in their livesIraivi, Kaatru Veliyidai and Taramani all follow their male protagonists' journey towards the epiphany that they are sexist scum
Aug 22, 2017
Womens' groups petition NCW, alleges dilution of Section 498A of IPC on domestic violenceA group of women's organisations petitioned National Commission for Women on alleged dilution of Section 498A that deals with domestic violence by SC and the government
Aug 09, 2017
A decade of Domestic Violence Act shows dearth of data, inadequate implementation and delayed justiceIn the 10 years since the PWDVA, a civil act, was passed, over 10,00,000 cases have been filed across the country under sections pertaining to “cruelty by husband” and dowry, data from the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) show.