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The abuse of rape laws is far too rampant in India
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The abuse of rape laws is far too rampant in India

The stigma attached with cases of rape in India is not only carried by the victim and her family, but also by the accused and his family DNA, 2 months ago
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Supreme Court allows 13-year-old rape survivor to terminate 31-week-old pregnancy

Present laws, under the Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act (MTP), do not allow abortion after 20 weeks. IndiaToday.in | Posted by Isha Gupta desk-itgd@intoday.com New Delhi, September 6, 2017 | UPDATED 15:18 IST A +A - The minor girl's mother had moved the ...
 India Today1 month ago HC allows rape victim's plea to terminate 8-week pregnancy  Business Standard1 week ago Baby born to 13-year-old rape survivor dies after her pregnancy was terminated  Rediff.com1 month ago HC denies permission to rape victim to terminate 27-week pregnancy  Rediff.com1 week ago
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SC verdict on rape may entail 7 years in jail

The Supreme Court's historic judgement reading down exception to the rape laws would now entail a minimum punishment of seven years jail to a man for having sex with his wife who is between 15 and 18 years of age. The landmark verdict has also recognised ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago Delhi High Court sentences man to seven years jail for raping aunt  catchnews.com2 weeks ago '7-yr jail for child marriages too harsh'  Deccan Herald2 months ago
DNA

PIL seeks to replace rape laws with gender-neutral versions

A petition filed in the Delhi High Court (HC) has sought replacement of the current rape laws with their gender neutral versions. The PIL, filed by Sanjjiiv Kkumaar, has suggested that India did have gender-neutral rape laws for 58 days — from February ...
 DNA3 weeks ago HC seeks govt's reply on plea for gender-neutral rape law  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago Delhi HC seeks govt’s reply on plea for gender-neutral rape law  MSN India3 weeks ago
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NGO challenges pleas that seek making marital rape a crime

An NGO representing men victimised by misuse of gender laws has filed a petition in the Delhi High Court (HC), opposing several petitions that seek making marital rape a criminal offence. A Bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar ...
 DNA1 month ago Delhi HC to hear NGO's plea opposing marital rape today  Business Standard1 month ago HC to hear women, men groups' plea on marital rape from Tuesday  Prokerala1 month ago

Stricter rape laws curb chances of civil war: Study

Countries that punish rapists with long punitive sentences are less likely to have a civil war and strife, new research has found."The transmission of rape laws across countries correlates with democratization and a general trend toward progressive laws. It ...
 Prokerala1 month ago
India Today

Sex with minor wife is rape, says Supreme Court in landmark ruling

urt said that the exception to a husband whose wife is between 15-18 years cannot survive. Supreme Court delivered a landmark judgment on minor rape law. Supreme Court, in a landmark judgment, today said that sexual intercourse with a minor wife is rape. The ...
 India Today1 week ago Supreme Court criminalises sex with wife under 18, but remains silent on marital rape: 10 facts  DNA1 week ago SC concerned about child marriages  Rediff.com1 week ago Goa minister Vishwajit Rane hails Supreme Court ruling on sex with minor wife  catchnews.com1 week ago
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Who killed the Haryana singer?

22-year-old Harshita had also accused her brother-in-law of rape, and the man was jailed on the complaint.
 MSN India5 days ago

Delhi, Sao Paulo seen as worst megacities for sex attacks on women

Five years after the fatal gang rape of a student on a bus in New Delhi, the Indian capital was on Monday paired with Brazils Sao Paulo as the worlds worst megacities for sexual violence against women in a poll by the Thomson Reuters Foundation. The December ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago

Rape attempt in broad daylight: Locals block National Highway

Angry locals staged a road blockade paralysing vehicular traffic on Paradip-Daitary Expressway today in protest against an alleged rape attempt of a college girl in broad daylight.The girl was waylaid by an unidentified man and had tried to sexually assault ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
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