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Raj Thackeray calls for Sharia-like law to check rape

Sharia-like laws needed to curb rape: Raj Thackeray

MNS chief Raj Thackeray visited Kopardi village in Ahmednagar district’s Karjat tehsil on Monday and met the family of the minor girl who was recently gangraped and murdered. (Photo: Asian Age ) Firebrand MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Monday said that ... Asian Age, 7 hours ago

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Supreme Court notice to Centre, Maharashtra govt on rape victim's plea against abortion law

SC issues notice to Centre, Maharashtra government over plea challenging validity of India's abortion laws
 DNA4 days ago Abortion: Supreme Court seeks reply  Asian Age4 days ago SC to hear rape victim’s plea against abortion laws  The Hindu5 days ago SC notice to govts over rape victim's plea for abortion  Deccan Herald4 days ago

Claiming inconsistency in rape laws, man moves HC

A man facing trial for committing unnatural offence on his wife on Wednesday moved the Delhi High Court claiming inconsistency in the penal laws for the offence of rape.The court has sought a response...
 The Hindu4 days ago Delhi High Court seeks Centre's response on plea questioning 'inconsistency' in rape law  First Post.com5 days ago HC seeks Centre's response on 'inconsistency' in rape law  Business Standard5 days ago HC seeks Centre's response on "inconsistency" in rape law  One India5 days ago
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Germany Passes New Anti-Rape Legislation To Protect Victims

Sexual assault laws in Germany were lagging woefully behind, but last week, Chancellor Merkel's cabinet finally passed landmark "no means no" legislation. This history
 NewsFlow241 week ago Jacqui Hunt: Germany Passes 'No Means No' Rape Law  Huffington Post UK1 week ago Rape: 'No means No' law passed  Daily Trust Nigera2 weeks ago Germany bring in 'no means no' law  Radio New Zealand2 weeks ago

Man, kin booked for torturing wife, getting her raped

A 28-year-old woman has alleged that her husband and in-laws harassed her for dowry and he got one of his cousins to rape her and filmed the act, police said today. According to her complaint, the woman's husband Vikrant and in-laws were torturing ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Minor girl alleges rape by brother-in-law in UP  Business Standard1 month ago Uber condemns kidnapping, rape in false Uber vehicle week ago Woman kidnapped and raped by 3 men in false Uber vehicle  Look Local1 week ago

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

The Minister made the gaffe even as currently, under the Domestic Violence Act (2005), marital rape is not punished. Neither does section 376 of the Indian Penal Code. Or the Criminal Law (Amendment) Act (2013). Only if the wife is minor, is the man liable ...
 DNA2 months ago Marital rape law will make no difference as women unlikely to complain: Maneka Gandhi  First Post.com1 month ago We can have a law on marital rape, but women are still unlikely to complain: Maneka Gandhi  catchnews.com1 month ago Can have marital rape law but women won't complain: Maneka  MSN India1 month ago
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Entering bedrooms with grace: Maneka

Marital rape, pre-nuptial agreements and personal laws have been left out of the draft national policy for women that Maneka Gandhi released today but specific provisions for single women have been included. "It is a complicated issue. We are entering the ...
 The Telegraph2 months ago 'Marriage can't sanctify rape'  Kashmir Times2 weeks ago NCW takes on Maneka, nixes draft trafficking bill  The Freepress Journal1 week ago National Commission of Women takes on Maneka Gandhi, returns draft trafficking bill  Economic Times1 week ago

'The rape is a black mark on society'

'Kerala society is more advanced than any other society in India. Everybody is more aware of the laws and how to proceed against the accused.''So, you cannot blame Kerala based on the crime records,' state home minister Ramesh Chennithala tells Shobha Warrier/ in an exclusive interview.   A gruesome rape and the brutal murder of a woman was the last thing a government would want in the last leg of the elections. Ramesh Chennithala, Kerala's home minister, is bravely facing the ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago The Occupation That Can Literally Ruin Your Life Overnight! This Should Come as No Surprise!  Before It's News1 week ago

Pakistan lawmakers to debate honour killing, rape laws today

Activist of Awami Workers Party chants slogans during demonstration The proposed bills could seek to close a loophole that allows those who kill in the name of honour -- usually a relative of the victim. Pakistan's parliament will on Thursday debate bills ...
 Asian Age4 days ago Pakistan parliament to vote on honour killing, rape laws  Business Standard4 days ago After Qandeel Baloch, another 'honour killing' shocker in Pakistan  Sify1 day ago Qandeel Baloch and the honour killing epidemic  Sify1 week ago
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Fighting Rape, Germany Endangers Free Assembly

Germany changed several laws this week in direct reaction to the New Year's Eve attacks in Cologne by a disorganized group of young Muslim men. One change, implementing no means no in German rape law, was long overdue. A second, taking criminal ...
 Bloomberg View2 weeks ago Germany Set To Revamp Outdated Rape Laws  MSNBC Newsweek2 weeks ago
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