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Crime Against Women

Kerala Man Who Killed His Wife Using Snake Gets Life Imprisonment

Oct 13, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Sooraj S Kumar, the husband of Uthra, his then 25 year old wife, was awarded life imprisonment by a Kerala Sessions court on Wednesday. Judge VI Manoj M termed this as a 'rarest of the rare' case.

Man Booked For Abandoning 10-Month Old Son Now Charged With Murder Of Live-In Partner

Oct 11, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Sachin Dikshit had left his son near a cowshed in Gujarat on Friday night and was fleeing to UP via Rajasthan when the police managed to nab him in Kota on Saturday and brought him back: Police informed.


UK Police Won't Take Further Action In Prince Andrew's Sexual Assault Of Minor Case

Virginia Giuffre, sued Queen Elizabeth's second son, Prince Andrew. She claimed that she was trafficked by convict Jeffrey Epstein to have sex with Andrew in London when she was 17 and a minor under US Law.

Delhi Court Refuses Bail To Man Accused Of Raping And Forcibly Getting Woman Undergo Abortion

Oct 06, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The woman does not forsake her other rights, including reproductive rights either when she enters into a sexual relationship with a partner, said the court.


Teenage Couple Paraded In UP With Shoes Around Neck And Blackened Faces For Alleged Affair

Based on a complaint lodged by the mother of the boy, a case was registered against 13 people under Juvenile Justice Act, 2015 including other relevant legal sections.

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20 September, 2021

Bombay HC To Virtually Hear Goa Govt's Plea In Tarun Tejpal Case On Oct. 27

Outlook Web Desk

In May 2021, Tarun Tejpal, the Editor-In-Chief of Tehelka Magazine was acquitted by a sessions court in a case where he was accused of sexually harassing a female colleague.


16 September, 2021

India Reported 2,533 Rape Cases And 1,849 Murders In 2020; 40% Of These From Delhi

Outlook Web Desk

Delhi accounted for nearly 40 per cent of all rape cases and almost 25 per cent murder cases among 19 metropolitan cities in India in 2020, according to latest government data.


16 September, 2021

Manipur School Girl Hanging: Allahabad HC Asks UP DGP To Attend Hearing

Outlook Web Desk

The court was hearing a petition which said that the Police were protecting the real accused. Three accused named in the FIR were not interrogated even after three months of the girl's death.


10 September, 2021

8 Charged Under POCSO For Parading Naked Minor Girl To Please Rain God

Outlook Web Desk

After the video clips went viral , a criminal case has been filed against 8 people, including 6 women in a village in Madhya Pradesh's Damoh district. NCPCR also took cognizance of the matter.


10 August, 2021

Crime Branch To Probe UP Man's Plea To Hang Parents For Killing Wife, Says Lakhimpur Kheri SP

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

28-year-old Arundhati, the wife of an alumnus of Tata Institute of Social Sciences Narendra Verma, was murdered by her in-laws following an altercation. Vijay Dhull, the Superintendent of Police (SP) of Lakhimpur Kheri, speaks to Outlook about the matter,


22 July, 2021

Man Who Hates Women Planned Shooting At Sorority: US Authorities

Outlook Web Bureau

Federal prosecutors in a statement said Tres Genco, 21, identifies himself as an ‘incel’ -involuntary celibate- and has interacted with an online community who advocate for violence against women because they believe they are unjustly denied sexual or romantic attention.


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04 June, 2021

Protests As Austria Grapples With Violence Against Women

Associated Press (AP)

With 14 slain women, Alpine nation becomes one of the few European Union Countries with higher women killings than men


09 April, 2021

Bihar: 19-Year-Old Girl Beheaded Over Groom’s Love Affair With Another Woman

Outlook Web Bureau

The victim was set to marry Azad Kumar of Neerpur Village. Her family had even given marriage gifts worth Rs. 4 lakh to the groom's family during a Saraswati Puja organized before the marriage.


04 April, 2021

Odisha: 24-Year-Old Woman Stripped Naked, Beaten By In-Laws For Dowry; Video Goes Viral

Outlook Web Bureau

The accused have fled the village and a special police team has been constituted to hunt down the offenders, police said


08 March, 2021

Police, Politics, Judiciary: How India Fails Its Women Everyday

Shruti Gupta

The Hathras rape case brought forward the barbarism of those who sit at the top of gender and caste hierarchical systems.


05 March, 2021

UP Man Arrested For Raping Woman, Forcing Her To Change Religion

Outlook Web Bureau

The accused kidnapped the victim, raped her, and made objectionable videos, allegedly threatening to upload these online if she did not change her religion.


01 March, 2021

Man In Odisha Rapes 3-Year-Old Niece, Arrested

Outlook Web Bureau

The accused lured the girl with sweets and toys on Sunday and took her to 'Jhami Yatra' (a local festival)


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27 February, 2021

Unable To Afford Treatment For Elder Daughter, AP Parents Sell Younger Daughter For Rs 10K

Outlook Web Bureau

The girl was rescued by officers of the women and child welfare department on Thursday, a day after she was married off.


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Fishermen fishing from Kumari dam as it overflowing following heavy rain in Kanyakumari district.

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Union External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is greeted by the officials on his arrival in Israel.

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Commuters wade through amid heavy rain in Gurugram.

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People play instruments during Kullu Dussehra, in Kullu.

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BJP Yuva Morcha workers protest against the alleged attack on the ISKCON temple at Bangladesh, in front of Vivekananda House in Kolkata.

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The Negotiator: Rakesh Tikait Is The Glue Holding Farmers’ Agitation Together

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Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

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Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

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