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Over 1540 online child abuse cases registered in 2 years
The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012, mandates that reporting of child sexual abuse in any form should be reported to special juvenile police unit or the local police, he added.
Over 9,700 women rights violation cases since April
Together, in the last three financial years and so far this fiscal, the total number of s...
Money & relationships: Can your parents evict you from their house?
Can the parents ask their children to move out? What about the legal clai...
This summer, try a new experience and treat your child to an adventure holiday
An adventure holiday that piques the curiosity of your child can be truly rewarding.
Female genital mutilation violates rights: SC
“Women have their own obligations and cannot be expected to submit to wishes of the males,” CJI Dipak Misra said in his observations.
Seldom do sexually-harassed women get justice thanks to the labyrinthine criminal justice system
Donna Fernandes of women's rights organisation Vimochana said women are forced to reconcile because of a lack of sensitivity and awareness.
Government unsure of move on schools violating Right to Education
The KSCPCR decision to withdraw NoC to three city-based schools for allegedly violating provisions of the RTE Act can just be the beginning of actions against pvt schools.
Kuldeep Sengar’s writ runs large, no tears for rape victim
Sengar’s expulsion from the BJP following the national outcry following the victim's freak road accident appears to have done little to dent his authority in the village.
APNewsBreak: Church suspect had note referencing Roof case
WASHINGTON (AP) — A note found in the car of a man charged with spraying deadly gunfire at a Tennessee church made reference to revenge for a white supremacist's massacre at a black church in Charleston, South Carolina, two years earlier, law enforcement officials told The Associated Press.
Will end child slavery in my lifetime: Kailash Satyarthi
The 2014 Nobel Peace Laureate's first book in Hindi "Azad Bachpan Ki Aur" was released late last evening by Justice Dipak Misra, Supreme Court of India.
SC to examine whether forcing woman to stay with husband against her will is violative of her rights
Courts usually order restitution of conjugal rights to force warring couples to get along
Prashant Kishor now firmly Nitish Kumar’s right-hand man
Prashant Kishor joins Nitish Kumar’s party with the JDU supremo in similar disarray at the moment.
Maneka Gandhi likely to propose giving more powers to NCW
While the GoM headed by Home Minister Rajnath Singh is expected to meet on December 10, ET has learnt that the WCD minister is likely to suggest giving more powers to the commission, equivalent to that of a civil court.
Child slavery down in India but child abuse up: Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi
Satyarthi, who heads the NGO Bachpan Bachao Andolan (BBA), pointed out that there was a steep hike in incidents of child abuse and rape in both India and beyond.
Alimony and Streedhan: Financial aspects decoded
Apart from streedhan, a woman is also entitled to alimony. Here is a closer what each of these are.