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domestic violence

Lockdown reinforced gender roles, more women abused

The lockdown has proved to be challenging for all women — professional or homemakers , with all family at home, demanding more attention

03 Jun 2020 5:28 PM

The cons of quarantine

With domestic violence on the rise amidst lockdown, one must consider being empathetic, understanding and sensitive towards others

26 May 2020 5:27 PM

Actress Nyra Banerjee discusses her latest short film, The Virus within

Documentary film highlights Domestic violence in lockdown

27 Apr 2020 4:57 PM

Plea for peace

Amidst the pandemic, the public figures of the country urge their fans and followers to put an end to domestic violence

21 Apr 2020 11:32 AM

Domestic violence cases on the rise since lockdown: NCW

Since the lockdown was imposed, a total of 257 complaints related to various offences against women were received

02 Apr 2020 2:36 PM

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India reiterates commitment to UN Declaration on violence against women

Why this has been forgotten in the corridors of policy making?

20 Dec 2019 2:00 PM

Children born to mothers who have suffered domestic violence are prone to less IQ

Children of domestic abuse victims likely to have lower IQ.

27 Nov 2019 9:40 AM

‘He urinated on me,’ wife of senior UP govt official reports abuse, writes to PM

In a Facebook post, his wife Neetu has accused him of repeated incidents of violence, including threats to kill her.

27 Sep 2019 1:41 PM

The violence of our rotten selves: Dirty linen from a judge’s home

First, that this is not an exceptional case of violence but the norm in most households across class and caste (these are upper class Brahmins).

25 Sep 2019 1:15 AM

Olympian gets relief in domestic violence case

The woman sought action against him under the Domestic Violence Act claiming that Dattu had forced her to abort her foetus.

01 Aug 2019 1:46 AM

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Alcohol ads may contribute to beliefs associated with sexual assault.

According to some studies alcohol ads influence intentions to intervene in sexual assault situations.

19 Jun 2019 9:24 AM

Women who lose their husbands: Do they also give up the right to live?

Now, much water has flowed after the passage of the widow remarriage act piloted by Vidyasagar in colonial India.

18 Jun 2019 2:34 AM

Assam records 12,000 cases of domestic violence in 2018

Women, especially married, are found to be more unsafe not on roads but inside their homes, according to state police records.

14 Jun 2019 2:12 AM

Men too can be a victim of domestic violence

Male victims of domestic abuse face barriers to get help: Study.

13 Jun 2019 9:08 AM

Domestic violence widely accepted in most developing countries: Study

A lot woman perceive this behaviour as legitimate disciplining, rather than an act of violence

02 Nov 2018 2:39 PM

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Man arrested for giving Triple Talaq, starving wife to death in UP

Razia was rescued from her husband's home here two months back, but her condition did not improve, her family had said.

14 Jul 2018 2:19 PM

Triple Talaq victim dies after month-long torture in UP's Bareilly

According to Razia's sister, the victim, who has a six-year-old child, got divorced from her husband over the phone.

11 Jul 2018 3:12 PM

Triple talaq over burnt ‘chapatti’ in UP

A case of domestic violence has been registered against the husband.

10 Jul 2018 2:27 AM

UP woman given talaq, forced to leave husband’s house over burnt chapati

On the basis of the woman's complaint, a case of domestic violence will be registered the husband.

09 Jul 2018 3:47 PM

Mother thrashed by daughter, son-in-law; dragged out of house in Gujarat

In the video, a man and a woman are seen beating a frail old woman who is lying on the ground in a hut.

20 Jun 2018 1:53 PM

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