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Category: Violence against Women
Last updated: Sep 25 2020 15:33 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Put up posters with names, photos of those involved in harassing women, Adityanath tells officials 25.9.2020 Scroll.in
The Uttar Pradesh chief minister also asked that the ‘anti-Romeo squads’ – meant to curb harassment – be further strengthened.
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UP: Dalit woman allegedly gangraped in Hathras, one person arrested 24.9.2020 Scroll.in
The woman told the police in a statement on September 22 that the four men raped her on September 14 when she had gone to collect firewood.
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NSA to be invoked in 17-yr-old's rape-murder in UP 28.8.2020 Rediff: News
Meanwhile, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Thursday sent a notice to the Uttar Pradesh government and the state's police chief over the incident.
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This worker from Jharkhand stayed back in Bengaluru to rescue bonded labourers during the lockdown 25.8.2020 Scroll.in
Nicholas Murmu worked on a construction site. He is now back home after an eventful year.
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UP: ‘Jungle raj of caste-based violence and crimes against women under BJP,’ says Rahul Gandhi 17.8.2020 Scroll.in
Priyanka Gandhi, meanwhile, said the Uttar Pradesh government has completely failed in providing security to women.
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"Law Of Jungle In UP": Congress Hits Out At Yogi Adityanath Government 17.8.2020 NDTV News - India-news
Former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and party leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra hit out at the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, alleging that incidents of caste violence and crimes...
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‘Rape and murder of teen in UP has shaken humanity’: Opposition leaders hit out at BJP government 16.8.2020 Scroll.in
Bhim Army President Chandrashekhar Azad said that Dalit oppression is at its peak under the Bharatiya Janata Party government.
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‘We would wake up to the sound of wailing’: Araria social workers recount their experience in jail 8.8.2020 Scroll.in
Kalyani and Tanmay, who were arrested for helping a gang rape complainant in Bihar, were released on bail on Thursday after 25 days of detention.
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Shaheen Bagh protest: A battle for the Idea of India 1.8.2020 Rediff: News
'Shaheen Bagh is no longer a mere ghetto of lower middle class Muslims.' 'Now, it is a metaphor for resistance, secularism and struggle,' notes Md. Zeeshan Ahmad.
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Who are Kalyani and Tanmay, the activists jailed for helping the Araria gang rape complainant? 1.8.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The two social workers have been in jail for over 20 days, even though the complainant has been released on bail.
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What do dating, romance and love really mean for a Dalit woman in India today? 31.7.2020 Scroll.in
An excerpt from ‘Swipe Me Left, I’m Dalit’, by Christina Dhanaraj, from ‘Love is Not a Word: The Culture and Politics of Desire’, edited by Debotri Dhar.
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Six Cops Suspended For Assaulting Madhya Pradesh Farmer Couple 17.7.2020 NDTV News - India-news
After shunting out the collector, Superintendent of Police (SP) of Guna district and Inspector General (IG) of Gwalior range over the beating of a Dalit couple at Guna, the Madhya Pradesh government...
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Dalit couple beaten up in MP: 6 cops suspended 17.7.2020 Rediff: News
Taking the matter seriously, the Bharatiya Janata Party government on Wednesday night transferred collector S Vishwnathan, SP Nayak and IG Rajababu Singh.
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MP: Guna collector, superintendent of police removed after farmer couple attempt suicide 16.7.2020 Scroll.in
An inquiry has been ordered into the incident. The police had allegedly tried to destroy the pair’s crop during an anti-encroachment drive.
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Pornographic CDs, Liquor Seized From Bhopal Rape Accused's Flats: Police 15.7.2020 NDTV News - India-news
Pornographic CDs, high-end cars, liquor bottles and bones of wild animals were seized by police during raids conducted at various properties of Bhopal-based newspaper-owner Pyare Miyan who has been on...
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Thoothukudi isn’t an exception – brutal police violence has always been the norm in India 13.7.2020 Scroll.in
Blaming the police is easy. But at the end of the day, all they are saying is enforcing societal norms. Till those change, little else will. 
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Opinion: For One Of India's Most Brazen "Honour Killings", Justice Denied 26.6.2020 NDTV News - Top-stories
Last week, Kausalya, 23, learnt with shock and bewilderment about the judgement of the Madras High Court on June 22, which so gravely undermined her courageous struggle for justice for her murdered...
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PUCL, PEN International condemn FIR against Scroll.in’s Supriya Sharma 23.6.2020 Scroll.in
While PUCL called the charges ‘bizarre’, PEN International said that the FIR showed that the real intention of the Indian state was to stifle dissent.
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The fight to free pregnant student activist Safoora Zargar is a battle for India’s very soul 11.6.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The legitimacy of constitutional courts is imperilled by their tacit deference to indefensible state action.
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India’s surveillance technology is policing the data and bodies of its most vulnerable citizens 6.6.2020 Scroll.in
Sex workers and gender minorities, among others, fear loss of anonymity and stigma.
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