'The culprits used to communicate with the potential customers via social media. The sex racket operated in the hotel or in one of the rooms rented by Bhardwaj in Jiyabharali Apartment. In this process, all the accused got commissions,' police said.
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'We need to remember that the 'bois locker room' incident is a symptom of a disease in our society, and not the root of it. Addressing the symptoms and not the core cannot bring about any change.'
With time as more and more women are integrated into the force, attitudes might change. When the same men go back to their villages, they might just begin to look at their wives, mothers and sisters differently.
The facility which is still in the pipeline will be installed in the mobile handsets to send a distress signal to the nearest Police Control Room (PCR) in an emergency situation.
While the SC judgment is bound to have a far-reaching impact upon marriages in India, the adverse fallout cannot be ignored.
The government also made rape of girls under 16 years as punishable with rigorous imprisonment for 20 years, and that may extend to life sentence.
"I didn’t do it for publicity. I declined payment for it. Abuse coming my way doesn't bother me one bit," says the model who posed for the controversial cover on breast-feeding in a Malayalam magazine.
According to the custom, the village panchayat spreads a white-bed sheet on the first wedding night of a couple; if the sheet is found stained with blood, then the woman passes the test
'We decide the frame, the angle, the dress, the dance. We tell our tales ourselves.'
The government’s data says that 99% of Indian victims of sexual violence do not report the crime to the police. Even in the United States, only about a third or so of victims report.
'It has to be ensured adequately that marital rape does not become a phenomenon which may destabilise the institution of marriage apart from being an easy tool for harassing the husbands'
The glare is back on the debate whether it be called rape if a man goes back on his marriage promise succumbing to the social pressure or change of heart
In this file image, Punjab Cabinet Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs Charanjit Singh Channi addresses the foundation stone laying ceremony of a memorial for those killed in Jallianwala Bagh massacre, at Anand...PTI Photo
Congress supporters outside Governor's residence after Charanjit Singh Channi, was announced as the next CM of Punjab, in Chandigarh.PTI Photo
Former union minister and sitting MP Babul Supriyo during interaction with media, in the presence of TMC Rajyasabha MP Derek O'Brien (R) and TMC leader Saugata Roy (L) at a city hotel in Kolkata.PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra
UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath being garlanded on his visit to Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University in Ayodhya.11
The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) team at Mandapam have seized two tonnes of banned sea cucumber.PTI Photo
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