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NDTV's 'We the People': Marital rape in India

Despite Law Commission's recommendation in 2000 and Justice Verma panel's report in 2013, marital rape continues to be unrecognised by law. Parliamentary panel has said no to legal recognition of marital rape saying it has "the potential of ... MSN News US, 2 months ago
India needs a law to deter marital rape Tehelka, 1 month ago

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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 Pioneer2 days ago Marital Rape Controversy & the Attack On the Democratic Women's Movement  Peoples Democracy.in1 month ago Not-a-rape rape  Times of India1 month ago Marriage: A mast for rape?  DNA India1 month ago
Pune Mirror

All seth for justice

In town to deliver a talk on 'demand inheritance, not dowry', a former chief justice on laws close to her heart. Gently pushing herself forward on a bench at the National Centre for the Performing Arts, Leila Seth chuckles, "Well, I can't push ...
 Pune Mirror4 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

Kanika Sharma and Aashish Gupta: Marital rape should be punishable by law

Some debates appear to be timeless. Today's raging debate on marital rape in India echoes arguments that go back more than 125 years ago to the Phulmani case when a 11-year-old Bengali girl died after being brutally raped by her 35-year-old husband.
 The Gulf Today2 weeks ago Search for Middle Ground On Row over Marital Rape  New Indian Express1 month ago DC debate: Can a man be prosecuted for marital rape?  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago

Centre cites law panel report

Representational image NEW DELHI : The Justice J.S. Verma Committee, set up in the aftermath of the brutal Delhi gangrape case in 2012, had said marriage or any other intimate relationship between a man and a woman is not a valid defence against ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 months ago
India Today


Journalist bodies lament absence of laws to protect scribes from lawbreakers REJECTING the Uttar Pradesh governments ex-gratia compensation to the family of slain journalist Jagendra Singh as too little, too late, journalists organisations ...
 Yahoo! India1 week ago Journalist bodies lament absence of laws to protect scribes  India Today1 week ago Call for investigation into journalist's burning death; police accused  Ifex2 weeks 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 Today5 days ago Maneka Gandhi: Marital rape is unacceptable  India Today5 days ago Marital rape is unacceptable: Maneka Gandhi  ProKerala.com5 days ago

Fat cats and underdogs

The first week of May witnessed significant developments within the criminal justice system that will have far reaching impact. At one end, the ministry of women and child development seemed to be at loggerheads with itself, sacrificing the rights ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago

Ram Murti gets booked for conspiring to kill a journalist

the heels of facing a gang rape charge by a girl in Shahjahenpur, state minister for backward class welfare, Ram Murti Singh Verma, finally seems to have fallen in deep trouble when the local police in Shahjahenpur, had finally booked him for ...
 New Delhi Pioneer2 weeks ago

Delhi Government to Withdraw Order on Controversial Two-Finger Test in Rape Cases

New Delhi: The Delhi Government has decided to withdraw a controversial circular that allowed the banned "two-finger test" - a vaginal examination on rape survivors -- sources told NDTV. Action will be taken against those who signed the circular, ...
 NDTV3 weeks ago Jain says govt circular on two- finger …  Yahoo! India3 weeks ago
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