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Kashmir valley’s top hospital registers domestic violence cases, silently

As the society faces fast degradation in moral values in the wake of unrelenting violence, Kashmir’s premiere Shri Maharaja Hari Singh Hospital (SMHS) on...

Patent challenge

IT has been more than a year since the first compulsory licence was granted to an Indian company manufacturing generic drugs to produce a patented drug....

Constitutional challenge to the death penalty for drug offences

In December 2010, the Bombay High Court completed hearing arguments in a case challenging the constitutional validity of Section 31A of the Narcotic Drugs...

Harassment or Domestic Violence? The Case of Preity Zinta and Ness...

Guest Post by AMRITA MUKHOPADHYAY On Friday, 13 June 2014, a well known Bollywood actress Preity Zinta lodged a criminal complaint against her former boyfriend and business associate...

Parents can deny family property to negligent children: Supreme Court

Removing any misgiving about the claim of a share in the joint family property, the Supreme Court has held that the parents have every...

Register Case Against Lecturer’s Tormentors

The Madras High Court has directed the City Police Commissioner to register a case on a complaint from a woman lecturer of Loyola College...

Cops, NGOs discuss sexual harassment at workplace

AHMEDABAD: Concerned about women's safety, officials of the state's Suraksha Setu Society organized a state-level awareness seminar and discussion on sexual harassment at the...

Harassment at workplace: This must be the test case for trying...

India is heading into a winter of discontent as more and more women come forward with their stories of harassment in the workplace, or...

Majority of sexual harassment cases at workplaces go unreported

Majority of sexual harassment cases at workplaces go unreported  Hindustan Times Mumbai, March 13, 2012 Soon after Nisha Kale (name changed), 39, joined a private bank...

Woman falls prey to domestic violence, killed by husband in Muzaffarnagar

Muzaffarnagar: A woman was beaten to death allegedly by her husband and brother-in law after she failed to fulfil their demand to bring Rs two...