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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, 3 weeks ago
India needs a law to deter marital rape Tehelka, 2 weeks ago

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Marital Rape Controversy & the Attack On the Democratic Women's Movement

ANSWERING DMK MP Kanimozhi's question on whether the Government of India planned to criminalise marital rape, the minister of state for home, Hirabhai Parathibhai Choudhary from Gujarat stated that It is considered that the concept of marital rape, ...
 Peoples Democracy.in2 weeks ago Not-a-rape rape  Times of India2 weeks ago Marriage: A mast for rape?  DNA India2 weeks ago No rape in marriage?  Rediff.com2 weeks ago
Millennium Post

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 Chronicle3 weeks ago Juvenile law too soft on brutal offenders, SC asks  Millennium Post1 month ago

Condemns rape of 3 by Army personnel in Assam; demands justice

in Assam; demands justice In another shocking incident, it has been reported that on 6th April, 6 Indian Army jawans raped 3 women in Khorsim Athor village in Anjukpani in Assam. It has been reported that the jawans on patrol reached the village and ...
 E Pao1 month 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 Chronicle4 days ago

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traditions The Justice Verma committee acknowledged that the exemption given to marital rape in the law stems from an outdated idea of marriage, ...
 Tehelka2 weeks ago The Indian Cow Scores over the Indian Female  Tehelka3 weeks ago India's first gun for women proves a hit - among men  Qatar Peninsula2 months ago India's Daughterand How Not to Talk About Rape  Dissent Magazine2 months ago

Blog: Both UPA, NDA govts have marital rape phobia

By Aman Sharma Minister of State for Home, Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary in Parliament last week listed reasons such as poverty and the concept of marriage being sacred for not making marital rape an offence in India, understandably creating a ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago

Defining a minor

The Union Cabinet has approved certain amendments in the Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Bill, introduced in the Parliament last year, so as to bring those children in the sixteen to eighteen age group under the regular criminal ...
 The Echo Of India3 weeks ago

On the North East Region

The 21st Congress of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) expresses its deep concern over the continuing state of underdevelopment and backwardness in the North-Eastern region of the country. The North-East has suffered apathy and neglect right ...
 Peoples Democracy.in3 days ago

Boy next door, kid in conflict zone can be hauled to prison as an adult

Will take help of best legal minds to put something into the rules to prevent misuse of law, said Maneka Gandhi . From a child detainee in a Naxal-hit village to the boy next door, any offender in the age group 16-18 can be tried as an adult and ...
 Indian Express4 days ago
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