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Recommendations of the Justice Verma Committee: 10-point cheat...

Punishment for Rape: The panel has not recommended the death penalty for rapists. It suggests that the punishment for rape should be rigorous imprisonment or RI for seven years to life. It recommends that punishment for causing death or a ... NDTV, 3 weeks ago

Count on India to act on Justice Verma report: UN chief

Ban Ki-Moon Monday said he "counts" on India to act on the report of Justice J.S. Verma suggesting stricter laws to deal with crimes against women. Delivering the 13th Sapru House Lecture at the Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA), Ban said India ...
 Business Standard India2 months ago Ban Ki-moon urges Delhi to act on Justice Verma report  Qatar Peninsula2 months ago Ban hopes India act on Justice Verma report  Nagaland Post2 months ago ECOSOC United Nations Economic and Social Counci : Addressing Indian Council of World Affairs, Secretary-General Urges India to Be Driver in Transformative Push towards Peace, Human Rights, Clean Development  4 Traders2 months ago
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Bangladesh rape laws need overhaul to ensure justice, campaigners say

NEW DELHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Bangladesh must reform its archaic laws on rape to help boost convictions and instill confidence in victims who are often too afraid to seek justice, a legal aid group said on Monday. Over the last decade, ...
 Reuters2 months ago Bangladesh rape laws need overhaul: campaigners  Reuters India2 months ago
DAWN Group

Media should reflect on whether airing gang rape film is justified: Jaitley

NEW DELHI: Even as the Delhi High Court is still to decide finally on the ban on India's Daughter by Leslee Udwin, Information and Broadcasting Minister (I&B) Arun Jaitley said, over the weekend, that the media worldwide should reflect on issues ...
 Indian Television2 weeks ago End anti-women attitudes, air 'India's Daughter'  DAWN Group3 weeks ago

India's first gun for women proves a hit - among men

Lucknow - A lightweight revolver launched in the wake of a deadly 2012 gang rape in Delhi and billed as India's first gun designed for women has proved a hit -- but only among men. Sales figures for the Nirbheek, which means "fearless" in Hindi, ...
 Qatar Peninsula1 week ago India's first gun for women Nirbheek proves a hit among men  Deccan Chronicle1 week ago Where husbands rape without penalty  CNN3 weeks ago Where marital rape is legal  CNN3 weeks ago
Daily Maverick

India's Daughterand How Not to Talk About Rape

Before India's Daughter premiered in New York the day after International Women's Day, Meryl Streep lit a candle to honor the protagonist of Leslee Udwin's new documentary. She was India's daughter, declared Streep , referring to ...
 Dissent Magazine1 week ago India's Daughter Reflects Structural Reasons Behind Proliferation of Rape Cultures  Peoples Democracy.in2 weeks ago Film Review - Understanding 'India's Daughter', in India and in South Africa  AllAfrica.com2 weeks ago Film Review: Understanding India's Daughter, in India and in South Africa  Daily Maverick2 weeks ago

No leg to stand on

India's Daughter is a powerful and sensitive documentary that is part of a global campaign against rape, violence against women, and gender inequality. It explores the life and dreams of an extraordinary young woman, brutally ended. The tension ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago

Talking about rape

Banning a documentary does not change mindsets. A look at the furore over Leslee Udwin's India's Daughter. We are so easily outraged. We get angry if someone from another country critically views what we know to be our terrible reality. We know ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago

Politics of rape in Kashmir

The high-profile cases of sexual violence in the Kashmir Valley show a pattern of intimidation and threats that have been deployed by the government, the police and the military so that the cases do not reach the trial stage LAST year at a ...
 Kashmir Observer1 month ago Rape issue in Kasmir  Siasat Daily1 month ago

Beyond BBC's moralising

Provided by Firstpost The government's attempts to restrain the BBC from airing a documentary on rape, built around the story of the December 2012 Delhi gangrape victim (a.k.a. Nirbhaya), are pointless. It has effectively given ...
 MSN Canada3 weeks ago Correct injustice within system, avoid western moralising  Moneycontrol.com3 weeks ago India's Daughter documentary: We need to go beyond ...  Firstpost.com3 weeks ago India's Daughter: We need to go beyond BBC's nauseating moralising  Firstpost.com3 weeks ago
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