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Oct 11, 2018
#MeToo: Beyond naming harassers, women must file FIR; taking legal recourse may not be as scary as it seemsHaving named their harassers, women must take #Metoo campaign in India to the next level and break the culture of inaction, so that #MeToo does not become as misbegotten as its perpetrators
Dec 23, 2017
Army jawan parades woman with garland of slippers in Maharashtra's Alur village; arrestedAn Army jawan was arrested on Friday for allegedly parading a woman with a garland of slippers around her neck in Alur village in Maharashtra's Osmanabad district
Jul 24, 2017
Malayalam actress Mythili lodges police complaint against production executive for leaking private photosMalayalam actress Mythili lodges police complaint against production executive Kiran Kumar after he posted derogatory photos of her social media.
Jun 21, 2017
Gurugram man gropes woman on flight, asks if she doesn't like to be touchedA Gurgaon man has been booked by the Sahar police for repeatedly groping a co-passenger in a flight from Delhi to Mumbai.
May 17, 2017
Vijay Nair sexual harassment case: Rising incidents against men emphasise need for gender-neutral laws in IndiaSexual harassment incidents committed against men (with the perpetrator being a woman) such as the Vijay Nair case are increasingly being reported and make one wonder whether we need gender neutral sexual harassment laws in India
May 17, 2017
Bombay HC sets 'intent' primary in sexual harassment cases; may renew debate on marital rapeBy making a ruling that upholds the rights of women, irrespective of where she is, the Bombay High Court has indicated that it is open to adjudicating controversial cases around violence against women including marital rape
Apr 08, 2016
Man found guilty of molesting minor daughter arrested, sentenced to three years imprisonmentA local court has sentenced a 60-year-old man to three years simple imprisonment for outraging modesty of his minor daughter.
May 14, 2014
Taxi driver molests US tourist on Delhi-Dehradun highwayA taxi driver was arrested on Tuesday in Uttar Pradesh for allegedly molesting a US tourist on the Delhi-Dehradun highway
Feb 28, 2014
Misusing Section 354: Why a recent HC ruling should worry us allA recent court ruling upholding an FIR charging a coaching class chain owner in Mumbai of violating Section 354 violates the intent of the law -- and represents all that is wrong with our justice system.