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Maneka Gandhi says criminalisation of marital rape will strain family ties

There are laws for marital rape but women don't use it, claims...

The Union minister of women and child development Maneka Gandhi, on Tuesday said that marital rape laws are sufficient, and it is the lack of complaints that is stopping the ministry from taking action. "The law is there; it has been there. But ... DNA India, 6 days ago

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Ashiana gang rape: 11 yrs on, main accused held guilty

After an 11-year-old long wait for justice, the main accused in the Ashiana gang rape case, Gaurav Shukla, was finally convicted by the fast-track court here on Wednesday. The brutal crime that sent shockwaves through the state took place on May ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago

Handle with care

The question whether marital rape should be treated as a criminal offence should be handled with care. While the Justice J.S. Verma Committee called for marital rape to be made an offence, a parliamentary panel has observed that if the issue of marital rape ...
 Asian Age2 months ago

Voice demanding justice for Jisha grows stronger in city

Nearly 150 people belonging to various organisations took to the streets in Dadar's Kotwal Garden on Wednesday, to demand justice for Jisha, the law student who was raped and murdered in Kerala on April 29. The protesters included members of the ...
 DNA India1 week ago Seeking Justice for Jisha  New Indian Express2 weeks ago

When rape becomes a legal right

Smitha (name changed), walked out of her three-month-old marriage after her husband started to demand sex every night, and record it on his phone. He also forced her to have unnatural sex. While her parents refused to heed her initially, it was only ...
 Yahoo! India1 week ago

Dalit woman who alleged rape by UP leader's son dies after fourth arrest

When 20-year-old Mita Kumari died in the general ward of the LLR hospital on Monday morning, it was in absolute silence. The story of the woman's life was no different both the police and their political masters had succeeded in stifling her voice ...
 Hindustan Times2 weeks ago

Police Apathy In The Brutal Rape And Murder Of Dalit Law Student In Kerala PUDR condemns police apathy in the case of brutal caste and gender based violence against Dalit law student in Kerala PUDR strongly condemns the gruesome rape and murder of the Dalit law student in Kerala's Perumbavoor district ...
 Counter Currents2 weeks ago Another Nirbhaya! Brutal rape, murder o... Another Nirbhaya! Brutal rape, murder of young woman, private parts mutilated  Bangalore Mirror3 weeks ago Anger wave sweeps through Kerala over Perumbavoor rape-murder  Manorama Online3 weeks ago Dalit law student rape & murder becomes political issue in Kerala  Legally India3 weeks ago
Times of India

Government mulling criminalising marital rape

The minister of women and child development (WCD) on Tuesday indicated that the government may be rethinking its stand on marital rape. Talking to reporters in an event where she announced the extension of the Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao to 61 more ...
 DNA India1 month ago 'Ministry's reply on marital rape was an oversight'  Times of India1 month ago

Rape Combines With Cruelty of the Extreme Kind to Shame India and its Moral Pretensions

We are no longer a moral nation. Maybe our cultural heritage is 5,000 years old, maybe our moral codes were the noblest in civilisation, but today India is a nation that sees rapes mounting by the day. Not just rapes, but rapes of extraordinary ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago

Marital rape issue needs to be dealt with grace, you are entering someone's bedroom: Maneka

21 May 2016, New Delhi, Tania Ameer Asserting marital rape to be a sensitive and complicated topic that needs to be dealt with grace, the government has said that it cannot intervene in people's bedrooms. Many a time women make such a ...
 Millennium Post3 days ago Govt to deliberate on criminalising marital rape  Rediff.com2 weeks ago Government to deliberate on criminalizing marital rape  Times of India2 weeks ago High-level panel slams legislature for failing to criminalise maritalrape  Yahoo! India1 month ago
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