Latest News on Domestic Violence
Showing of 0 - 10 from 101 results
Domestic Violence - Total results - 101
Sep 06, 2016
Crimes against women up 34% in four years; most reports from UP, Maharashtra, West BengalCrimes against women increased 34 percent over the last four years to 2015, with cruelty by husbands and relatives being the most widely reported crime, according to the latest data from the NCRB.
Jul 20, 2016
Somnath Bharti in hot water again: AAP MLA booked for instigating men to misbehave with womanAn FIR has reportedly been registered against him on charges of instigating some men to misbehave with a woman.
Jun 18, 2016
Why are media & police treating Sardar Singh with kid gloves over rape allegations?Sardar Singh won’t be the first successful Indian sportsman to be treated so kindly for allegedly abusing his partner: remember the domestic abuse case against Leander Paes? No? Exactly.
Jun 09, 2016
This didn't get censored: Saudi Arabia video teaches men how to 'properly' beat their wivesThe video features a self-styled Islamic family doctor, (whatever that means) who will tell you, the husbands or the men, how to "properly" beat your wives
May 27, 2016
Pakistani council recommends allowing husbands to 'lightly' beat wivesPakistani husbands can 'lightly' beat their wives if they disobey, according to a controversial recommendation made by a state-affiliated Islamic body in its new women protection bill.
May 09, 2016
Self-immolation rate high among homemakers due to domestic violenceIndian men are twice as likely as women to kill themselves, but of all the methods of suicide, self-immolation is the only one that claims more women than men
Apr 26, 2016
Psychedelic drugs may help reduce domestic violence, say researchersResearchers have found more evidence that psychedelic drugs may help curb domestic violence committed by men with substance abuse problems.
Apr 05, 2016
AAP MLA Somnath Bharti charged with attempt to murder in domestic violence caseThe charge sheet was filed before a magistrate who took cognizance on the final report and fixed the case for 23 April for further proceedings.
Feb 02, 2016
I wanted justice for Goddess Sita: Lawyer unhappy after court rejects plea seeking action against Lord RamaThakur Chandan Kumar Singh, a lawyer at a Bihar court, is undaunted that his plea to try Lord Rama for domestic violence against Sita was rejected.
Jan 20, 2016
Sarah Palin's son arrested for domestic violence reveal court documentsSarah Palin's son was arrested on domestic violence charges after an armed altercation with his girlfriend.