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Criminalisation Of Marital Rape: How India Perceives 'Sex In Marriage'

Criminalisation Of Marital Rape: How India Perceives 'Sex In Marriage'

Since early this year, the Delhi High Court has been hearing a bunch of petitions challenging the exception to Section 375 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), which exempts spouses from being prosecuted for rape within marriage

11 May 2022
Fred Savage Fired As The Executive Producer And Director Of 'The Wonder Years'

Fred Savage Fired As The Executive Producer And Director Of 'The Wonder Years'

Recent allegations of misconduct against actor Fred Savage surfaced, leading to him being removed as the producer and director of ABC's series reboot 'The...

07 May 2022

Sexual Assault Accused Held After Encounter With Police In Delhi

The accused was identified as Mohammad Akhtar, a resident of Shahbad Daulatpur. He sustained a bullet injury in his leg, the police officials said.

Eric Garcetti, Biden's 'Excellent' Nominee For India Envoy, Embroiled In Sex Abuse Allegations, Know All About Them

Eric Garcetti, Biden's 'Excellent' Nominee For India Envoy, Embroiled In Sex Abuse Allegations, Know All About Them

It is alleged that Eric Garcetti was aware of sexual abuse accusations against his senior staffer Rick Jacobs and he did not act on those accusations.

17 March 2022

'Red Brigade' Led By Rape Survivors Is Empowering UP's Young Girls Against Sexual Violence

Red Brigade is a women-led organization founded by activist Usha Vishwakarma to help survivors of rape and sexual as well as domestic violence. Since its...

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27 January 2022
False Sexual Harassment Cases Trivialise Women Empowerment: Delhi HC

False Sexual Harassment Cases Trivialise Women Empowerment: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court expressed its anguish at how provisions such as those of sexual harassment are falsely invoked at the 'drop of a hat' to register one's...


21 January 2022
Gauhati HC Cancels Bail Of Padma Shri Awardee For Alleged Child Sexual Abuse

Gauhati HC Cancels Bail Of Padma Shri Awardee For Alleged Child Sexual Abuse

Uddhab Kumar Bharali, a Padma Shri awardee's bail has been cancelled by the Gauhati High Court for alleged sexual abuse of a minor girl he was fostering.


13 January 2022
Delhi HC Admits M J Akbar's Appeal Against Acquittal Of Priya Ramani In Defamation Case

Delhi HC Admits M J Akbar's Appeal Against Acquittal Of Priya Ramani In Defamation Case

The court had said it was shameful that crimes against women are taking place in a country where mega epics like Mahabharata and Ramayana were written about...


05 January 2022
21-Year-Old Student From Delhi University Arrested Over Bulli Bai App Row

21-Year-Old Student From Delhi University Arrested Over Bulli Bai App Row

The 21 year old is a son of an Army officer and an undergraduate student of Zakir Hussain College


04 January 2022
Settlement Between Prince Andrew Sexual Harassment Accuser And Jeffrey Epstein Released

Settlement Between Prince Andrew Sexual Harassment Accuser And Jeffrey Epstein Released

Virginia Giuffre had accused Jeffrey Epstein of trafficking her to be the sex slave of Prince Andrew, the Duke of York from the British Royal family. The...


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28 December 2021
JNU Circular On Counselling Session On Sexual Harrasment Criticized By Students' Outfits

JNU Circular On Counselling Session On Sexual Harrasment Criticized By Students' Outfits

"Such a remark creates a space where harassment in such lines will become rampant and will lead to become an unsafe space for women," Ghosh said.


28 December 2021
NCW Chairperson Seeks Withdrawal Of JNU's 'Misogynist' Circular On Sexual Harassment

NCW Chairperson Seeks Withdrawal Of JNU's 'Misogynist' Circular On Sexual Harassment

Girls are 'suppose to know how to draw a tangible line between them and their male friends,' said the circular issued by Jawaharlal Nehru University's Internal...


23 December 2021
James Franco Admits To Sexual Misconduct Allegations, Says He Had Sex Addiction

James Franco Admits To Sexual Misconduct Allegations, Says He Had Sex Addiction

James Franco, who has been nominated for an Academy Award, said that while teaching at his acting school, he “did sleep with students, and that was wrong.”


16 December 2021
Sex Scandal: Goa Minister Milind Naik Resigns, CM Assures Fair Probe

Sex Scandal: Goa Minister Milind Naik Resigns, CM Assures Fair Probe

Milind Naik, the Urban Development minister of Goa has resigned following his name being brought up by Congress in a sexual exploitation case. CM Pramod Sawant...


19 December 2021
A Trafficked Woman, A Young Hotel Cleaner: Poverty’s Children Of Kishanganj

A Trafficked Woman, A Young Hotel Cleaner: Poverty’s Children Of Kishanganj

If Bihar is the poorest state, Kishanganj and adjoining Seemanchal districts are its poorest—a flood-ravaged spread of desolation. Snapshots of a crippling...


07 December 2021
British Woman Testifies, 'Pressured Into Giving Sexual Massages To Jeffrey Epstein'

British Woman Testifies, 'Pressured Into Giving Sexual Massages To Jeffrey Epstein'

Ghislaine Maxwell, a woman on trial in the US is being testified against by a British woman in a follow up Jeffrey Epstein sexual harassment case. The woman...


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30 November 2021
Peng Shuai: European Union Wants 'Verifiable Proof' Chinese Tennis Player Is Safe

Peng Shuai: European Union Wants 'Verifiable Proof' Chinese Tennis Player Is Safe

Peng Shuai, a three-time Olympian and former top-ranked doubles player, dropped out of public view after accusing a former Communist Party official of sexual...


23 November 2021
Uttar Pradesh Teacher Booked For Molesting Students

Uttar Pradesh Teacher Booked For Molesting Students

The woman informed police that the accused used to call students to his house where he kept obscene literature and sex toys, and would force them to smoke...


23 November 2021
Sexually Harassed Women, Used State Staff: Investigation On Ex-New York Governor Cuomo

Sexually Harassed Women, Used State Staff: Investigation On Ex-New York Governor Cuomo

The legislative investigation has also revealed that the former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo downplayed Covid-19 numbers to look good. He had resigned...


18 November 2021
Supreme Court Sets Aside Bombay High Court's Skin-To-Skin Contact Ruling

Supreme Court Sets Aside Bombay High Court's Skin-To-Skin Contact Ruling

On September 30, the Supreme Court had reserved its judgment on appeals challenging the Bombay High Court verdict, acquitting a person under the Protection of...


04 November 2021
Sexual Harassment Trial Of Prince Andrew Likely To Begin In Winters Of 2022

Sexual Harassment Trial Of Prince Andrew Likely To Begin In Winters Of 2022

Virginia Giuffre, who says sexually harassed by Prince Andrew when she was 17 with the assistance of convict Jeffrey Epstein, has been accused of seeking...


11 October 2021
UK Police Won't Take Further Action In Prince Andrew's Sexual Assault Of Minor Case

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...


24 September 2021
Dateline Hathras: One Year Later, Family Awaits Justice For Dalit Woman Gangraped And Murdered

Dateline Hathras: One Year Later, Family Awaits Justice For Dalit Woman Gangraped And Murdered

Ashes of the Hathras gang rape victim remain in a pitcher as her father waits for ‘hanging’ of the guilty to immerse them in Ganga.


20 September 2021
Bombay HC To Virtually Hear Goa Govt's Plea In Tarun Tejpal Case On Oct. 27

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

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...


03 September 2021
Horror At ­Chamundi Hill

Horror At ­Chamundi Hill

Mysore is jolted by two violent crimes in quick succession: a shooting at a jewellery store that killed one, and the gang-rape of a college student.


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