Following allegations of cops in Uttar Pradesh resorting to ‘moral policing’ in the name of ‘anti-Romeo’ drive, the state police chief on Friday issued a letter with fresh guidelines to the force.
A father's SOS message on YouTube over his daughter’s in-laws mistreating her in Pakistan has caught the attention of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.
As the world turned a new chapter with the onset of 2017, Bengaluru proved its abject failure in safeguarding the safety and dignity of women.
Arvind Panagariya, vice chairperson of Niti Aayog, is learnt to have written to the Prime Minister’s Office stressing on the need to specify rules to ensure that people, especially women, are not made to suffer for having deposited old notes
The new figures of harassment and violence against women in India show the alarming levels of humiliation faced by them. According to a new survey, more than four in 10 women (41 per cent) have experienced some form of harassment or violence before t
Wife of a national-level kabaddi player, who also represents a franchise in the Pro-Kabaddi League, allegedly hung herself from a ceiling fan at her parents’ home in west Delhi on Monday night
Delhi Police on Saturday arrested a 29-year-old man for harassing and blackmailing more than 50 minor girls in the age group of 9-16 by allegedly sending them their morphed vulgar photos and abusive messages through WhatsApp and Facebook.
Famous Haryana folk singer Sapna Choudhary was on Sunday admitted to a private hospital in Nazafgharh after she reportedly attempted suicide at her residence in South-west Delhi claiming online harassment. A note purportedly written by
“A man annoyingly staring at a woman for 14 seconds can be charged with harassment,” said Singh while addressing a state-level empowerment programme for students at Kochi on Independence Day eve.
Distressed after her father was taken in police custody for allegedly misbehaving with her school teachers over payment of school fees, a 13 year old girl committed suicide by hanging herself at her home in
New Delhi: Nearly four out of five women (79 per cent) in India have experienced some form of harassment or violence in public, according to latest research by ActionAid UK released today to mark the
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court today refused to stay the proceedings before an industrial tribunal, which is hearing former TERI chief R K Pachauri’s plea against internal complaints committee’s findings on him in a
8 legal provisions to check sexual harassment of womenWe often advocate the need for more stringent laws against sexual harassment but how many of us are actually aware of the existing laws and provisions under IPC that
Few months back, Delhi was shaken with the news of an elite cab (Uber) service's driver raping a customer, but this wasn't the only case. Every given day, a girl/woman reports of misbehavior, molestation, sexual
New Delhi: Chief Justice of India H L Dattu has constituted a three-judge committee to look into the allegations of sexual harassment made by a woman judicial officer against a sitting judge of Madhya Pradesh
Wife of Bollywood assistant director Yashwant Giri alleged that her husband physically and mentally tortured her.The victim a fashion designer and a former Miss India finalist claimed that her husband involved her in unnatural sex
Incheon, South Korea: A second sexual harassment case at the Asian Games was being investigated by South Korea police on Wednesday, two days before the opening ceremony. Police asked prosecutors to indict a 19-year-old Palestinian