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An inappropriate appointment

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Illustration: Satwik Gade TOPICS Justice Sathasivam is in the running for the office of chairperson of NHRC. However, his earlier acceptance of a governor's post makes him eminently unsuitable for the ... The Hindu, 1 month ago

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The lesser citizenship of Indian wives

How the law denies women the right to be a part of the Constitution's idea of India. Dissenting traditions The Justice Verma committee acknowledged that the exemption given to marital rape in the law stems from an outdated idea of marriage, ...
 Tehelka1 month ago The Indian Cow Scores over the Indian Female  Tehelka2 months ago

India needs a law to deter marital rape

Prone to misuse Women should not use the law as a vindictive tool.Photo: GETTY The late Justice VR Krishna Iyer had emphasised the importance and the interpretation of the term Rule of Law. According to him, Rule of Law must run closely to the ...
 Tehelka1 month ago

HC may govern all children's shelter homes in the state

Should the Bombay High Court be the guardian of all shelter homes for children with disabilities within Maharashtra? The court is likely to examine this issue, which has been raised in a public interest litigation (PIL) taken up by the court based ...
 Mumbai Mirror14 hours ago

Amnesty for AFSPA review every 6 months

Spl Correspondent NEW DELHI, July 1 The Amnesty International today reiterating a Supreme Court judgement, said declaration of an area as disturbed a precondition for application of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) should be ...
 Assam Tribune5 days ago

25 years of AFSPA: 43,000 dead in 21 years

Days before the imposition of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act completes 25 years in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, a report by Amnesty looks at the excesses of the security forces and urges for an urgent repeal of the Act PTI Ghulam ...
 DNA India5 days ago

What happens when women complain of sexual harassment?

A series of high-profile complaints of sexual harassment have hit the headlines in recent months, with cases against R.K. Pachauri , former chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and ex-director of The Energy and Resources Institute ...
 Livemint.com1 week ago

Insensitive order

Child and women's rights activists are rightly aghast at the direction of a judge of the Madras High Court for mediation and reconciliation as justice for a rape survivor and her child born out of rape in a bail plea hearing of the convict ...
 The Statesman1 week ago

Rape victim rules out out-of-court method

Rape victim rules out out-of-court method Saturday, 27 June 2015 | Kumar Chellappan | CHENNAI The victim of a rape case has expressed her disgust and disappointment at the order of a Madras High Court judge who directed that the rapist V ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 week ago

Maneka blasts unacceptable marital rape

NEW DELHI: Marital rape is condemnable as is violence against women in any form, said union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi. Her view assumes significance as it runs contrary to the government's position that charge of ...
 The Gulf Today1 week ago Maneka Gandhi: Marital rape is unacceptable  India Today1 week ago Marital rape is unacceptable: Maneka Gandhi  ProKerala.com1 week ago No rape in marriage?  Rediff.com1 month ago
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