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Indore: Man asks cousin to rape his wife, films the act; arrested

Indore : 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 on Friday. According to her complaint, the woman's husband Vikrant and in-laws ... Deccan Chronicle, 4 days ago
Man, kin booked for torturing wife, getting her raped Press Trust of India, 4 days ago

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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 ...
 DNA6 days ago Maneka steers clear of marital rape  The Freepress Journal5 days ago Marital rape issue needs to be dealt with grace, you are entering someone's bedroom: Maneka  Millennium Post4 days ago Entering bedrooms with grace: Maneka  The Telegraph1 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 weeks ago

'Family system will be under great stress if marital rape is criminalised'

The Law Commission, while making its 172nd report on 'Review of Rape Laws' in March 2000, did not recommend criminalisation of marital rape. NEW DELHI: A Parliamentary panel has observed that if the issue of marital rape is brought under law, the entire ...
 Economic Times2 months ago Criminalizing marital rape will hurt family, says parliamentary panel  Times of India2 months ago ‘Criminalising marital rape will stress family system’  The Hindu2 months ago Family System Will Be Under Great Stress If Marital Rape Is 'Criminalised'  NDTV2 months ago

Widespread sexual harassment still persists in Delhi: study

Sexual harassment remains a pervasive problem in Delhi despite tougher laws being enacted after the gruesome Nirbhaya rape and murder case in 2012, according to a new study that found 40 per cent of female respondents were sexually harassed in the past year.
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
India Today

Should marital rape be criminalised in India?

Laws on marital rape cannot be "suitably applied in the Indian context due to various factors like level of education/illiteracy, poverty, myriad social customs and values, religious beliefs, mindset of the society to treat the marriage as a sacrament, etc," ...
 India Today2 months ago
Washington Post

40 percent Delhi women faced sexual harassment in past year: Study

Despite tougher laws enacted after the gruesome Nirbhaya gang-rape some three years ago, women in Delhi hardly feel safe, says a study that found 40 percent of the women surveyed in the national capital reporting sexual harassment in the past year.About 40 ...
 Prokerala1 month ago The weird thing that happens when you put more women in the boardroom  Washington Post10 hours ago 40% women in Delhi faced sexual harassment last year  catchnews.com1 month ago POLL: How safe do women feel in India?  Rediff.com2 months ago

Statutory Rape Laws and the Oakland PD Underage Sex Scandal

(Before It's News) ========= Multi-Author AdSense ========= Skipped due to there being 3 AdSense ads on this page already ======================================== Last week the story of a sex scandal involving a teenage girl and an unknown ...
 Before It's News5 days ago

Punish rape accused SHO or face agitation: Dogra Sabha

The Dogra Sadar Sabha (DSS) today alleged that attempts were being made to hush up the infamous Khour rape case, which had highlighted the exploitation of a poor girl by a Station House Officer (SHO). Sabha chairman Gulchain Singh Charak has warned ...
 Chandigarh Tribune5 hours ago

What a Bill Cosby trial can — and can't — do for our debates about art

The news that Bill Cosby, after years of attempts to discredit the legion of women who have accused him of rape, will stand trial for aggravated indecent sexual assault this summer is long overdue . The judge's ruling sending Cosby to trial feels ...
 Washington Post5 hours ago
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