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Family of anti-rape law architect refuses Padma Bhushan

Family of anti-rape law architect refuses Padma Bhushan

Family of late Justice J S Verma has refused to accept the Padma Bhushan award conferred on him by the government posthumously, saying accepting it would be against his principles as he never "hankered" for any such honour. In a letter to President Pranab Mukherjee, Verma's wife Pushpa said, "The greatest honour to him remains how he is held in the hearts and minds of his fellow countrymen: as a true friend not just to women or the youth, but to those most in need of one..." "He never hankered ..., 2 months ago

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Rape a Mistake?

To Samajwadi Party supremo and former UP Chief Minister Mulayam Singh, rape is a mistake committed by young men. They should be dealt with leniently and the death sentence is too harsh a punishment that they deserve. He has volunteered that if his ...
 The Echo Of India3 days ago Mulayam Singh Yadav's views unfit for civilised folks  Deccan Chronicle4 days ago BJP attacks Mulayam Singh Yadav over rape law remark  Financial Express5 days ago BJP Attacks Mulayam Over Rape Law Remark  Outlook India5 days ago

The Shakti Mills verdict is regressive and problematic

The death penalty is no deterrent to rape. In fact, making rape a capital offence will have serious consequences for victims in the future, says Ajachi Chakrabarti. Mohammad Ansari arrives at court before sentencing AFP n 20 March, principal ...
 The Sunday Guardian3 days ago covering the Shakti Mills gang-rape case  NDTV1 week ago Blog: covering the Shakti Mills gang-rape case  NDTV1 week ago Punish rape swiftly: Shakti Mills conviction a good start, but gap between laws and enforcement remains disturbingly large  Times of India3 weeks ago

Break this silence

Following the Delhi gang rape of December 2012, which hogged the media limelight for a few weeks, many people expected that there would be a marked improvement in the condition of women in India. The candlelight marches, the sit-ins, scuffles with ...
 Kashmir Observer2 weeks ago Dec 16 gang rape brought ma...  Siasat Daily1 month ago Dec 16 gang rape brought major reforms: Delhi HC  Chennai Online1 month ago December 16 gang-rape brought major reforms: Delhi HC  DNA1 month ago

Remembering A fearless judge

SANKAR SEN pays tribute to a man who was known for his forthrightness and courage. I first met Justice J.S. Verma in the room of the then Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission M.N. Venkatachalaliah. Justice Verma and Justice ...
 The Statesman4 weeks ago

Justice Verma Committee's report and AFSPA discussed

Source: Hueiyen News Service / NNN Imphal, February 22 2014 : A public meeting on the report of the Government of India Appointed Justice J..SVerma Committee and Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958 was held today at Umathel, Thoubal ...
 E Pao1 month ago

CJI concerned at declining conviction rate in rape cases

CJI concerned at declining conviction rate in rape cases 1 April 2014, New Delhi, Faizan Ahmad Chief Justice of India (CJI) P Sathasivam while pondering on some provisions of new anti rape law, during the release of two books on empowering ...
 Millennium Post2 weeks ago

Rapes in India will stop only when people like Mulayam Singh Yadav are punished

More than 15 months have passed since the Nirbhaya Rape happened in the Capital of India and till date not even a single rapist has been hanged to death. There were formal and informal protests by the people, so called NGOs ,social and women ...
 Meri News3 days ago

SP’s rape views unfit for a civilised society

Modernity should have taken firmer roots in our globalised world, with no space left for cultural backwaters to exist. Sadly, perhaps, this may not yet be true for Mulayam’s backyard. Modernity should have taken firmer roots in our globalised world, with no ...
 Asian Age5 days ago
Indian Express

Crying Rape: Stringent law left expanded ambit of sexual assault open to misuse

Delhi Police's data, which shows a rise in the registration of rape cases in the Capital last year, also shows that in 585 of the 1,559 cases, the accused was either the woman's friend or lover. (Reuters) The stringent law brought in a year ago in ...
 Indian Express1 month ago Crying Rape  Indian Express1 month ago
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