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Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi urges the States to ensure effective implementation of Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act (PWDVA), 2005 13.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
To provide immediate protection and relief to women facing violence within families, Smt. Maneka Gandhi, Union Minister for Women and Child Development, on Thursday wrote to all Chief Ministers to ensure that the provisions of the ‘Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act (PWDVA), 2005’ are effectively implemented.
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This campaign sheds light on the dark side of the World Cup 12.7.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Every four years, FIFA World Cup puts an international spotlight on world football. For advertising firm J Walter Thompson London and its client - United Kingdom's National Centre for Domestic Violence, this presented an opportunity to shed some light on a particularly nasty side-effect of fervent sports fandom: domestic violence.
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If England get beaten, so will she: Campaign against domestic violence evo... 12.7.2018 DNA: Bangalore
If England get beaten, so will she: Campaign against domestic violence evo...
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Gujarat: Civil Nurse lodged a complaint of domestic violence against her husband 10.7.2018 DNA: Recent Columns
A complaint was lodged with the Mahila crime branch on Sunday by a 31-year-old nurse of Asarwa Civil Hospital alleging that her husband and in-laws used to harass her both, mentally and physically. The complainant Sunita (name changed), who works as a senior nurse with the hospital. The complaint read that in the year 2010, Sunita married Amit Parmar, a resident of Narol. After the marriage, the couple had a son and started living with Parmar's parents in Narol. As per her allegation, since a couple of months ago, Sunita's husband started coming home in a drunken state and began beating her. Parmar began extorting Sunita's salary from her to buy alcohol. When Sunita tried to confront Parmer, he took to physical abuse. To make matters worse, Parmer had the support of his family, who mentally harassed Sunita. As this turned into a routine, Sunita finally approached the Mahila police station and lodged a case against her husband and in-law. The police is probing the matter. FACING MANY EVILS Sunita alleged ...
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Woman given triple talaq over burnt roti in UP 9.7.2018 Zee News : States
The woman, who got married last year, also alleged that her husband had inflicted burn injuries on her with cigarettes
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In Uttar Pradesh, Woman Given Triple Talaq Over Burnt Chapati 9.7.2018 NDTV News - Latest
On the basis of the woman's complaint, a case of domestic violence will be registered the husband.
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Woman gets triple talaq for 'burning roti'; approaches cops 9.7.2018 DNA: Top News
A woman has complained to police that she was given triple talaq and forced to leave her husband's house because the roti she had prepared got burnt. The incident had happened in Pahretha village of Mahoba district and it came to light after the 24-year-old woman registered a complaint with the police yesterday, ASP Banshraj Yadav said. On the basis of her complaint, a case of domestic violence will be registered the husband, he said. The woman, who got married last year, also alleged that her husband had inflicted burn injuries on her with cigarettes three days before 'divorcing' her by way of triple talaq, the police said. The Supreme Court had on August 22 last year struck down triple talaq, calling the practice unconstitutional and in violation of Article 14 of the Constitution, which provides for equality before the law.   Article ...
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Face of Kathua protest booked for beating up wife for dowry 1.7.2018 DNA: Money
Talib Hussain, a social activist and advocate who led the agitation against the rapists in the Kathua gang rape-cum-murder has been accused of domestic violence. According to news reports, an FIR was registered after preliminary enquiry by the police into the complaint of Talib’s wife Nusrat Begum, 30. The directions for a probe came on Thursday from chief Judicial Magistrate Shabnam Sheikh. Talib married Nusrat in 2015 and the couple have two children. Neighbours have told the police that Nusrat along with her two daughters had been living in her father’s home since her husband allegedly physically assaulted her for dowry. Talib has been booked under provisions of Ranbir Penal Code including domestic violence, demanding dowry, threatening his wife and attempting to murder her. Talib along with Deepika Singh Rajawat had become the face of those standing up for the Kathua rape-murder victim, an eight-year-old child from a minority nomadic community. Article ...
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Tenfold increase: Smartphones cause of ‘disconnect’ between couples 28.6.2018 DNA: Top News
Smartphones have become the main cause of matrimonial disharmony. In the last five years, the Mahila Suraksha Salahakar Kendra, run by the state government for woman empowerment in Bundi, has seen tenfold increase in the cases of couples parting ways because either of spouses giving too much attention to their smartphones. Only 19 cases of differences and conflicts between husband and wife were registered in 2011 at Mahila Suraksha Salahakar Kendra but this figure shot up to 183 in 2017. At least 50 cases have been registered till May this year. Nearly, tenfold rise in cases of split and violence between couples is attributed to excessive use of smartphones who now have no time for each other and prefer surfing on phones, said the counsellors at the Kendra. Spouses’ surfing social networking sites, chatting on WhatsApp, exchanging photos on Facebook leaves no personal time for each other which leads to frustration and apparently conflict and breakup. Lack of trust turns minor issue into major ones. Cases ...
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‘Husband’s duty to maintain wife, son’ 27.6.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Court rejects plea to set aside order on monthly maintenance
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"You're Duty Bound": Court Tells Delhi Man Who Didn't Want To Pay Alimony 26.6.2018 NDTV News - Cities
Delhi Court rejects man's plea to set aside maintenance says a man is duty bound to maintain his family.
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#MeToo movement exposes US, country enters list of top 10 most dangero... 26.6.2018 DNA: Bangalore
#MeToo movement exposes US, country enters list of top 10 most dangero...
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India Most Dangerous Country For Women, Says Global Survey 26.6.2018 NDTV News - India-news
India is the world's most dangerous country for women due to the high risk of sexual violence and being forced into slave labour, according to a poll of global experts released on Tuesday.
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Meet The Saudi Women Who Fought For Right To Drive And Are Paying Dearly 24.6.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
"Were our efforts the reason the ban was lifted? Or was it a decision that had been made regardless of our struggles?"
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‘A.P. doing well, but key issues need to be tackled’ 22.6.2018 Hindu: Health
Eminent panel of economists releases list of 77 govt. interventions
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Domestic violence: HC denies abortion plea 21.6.2018 Hindu: Policy & Issues
Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Tuesday refused to entertain a plea for medical termination of pregnancy of a 20-year-old woman on the grounds of do
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Former CM Arjun Singh’s wife reached court against his sons Ajay Singh and Abhimanyu 20.6.2018 Central Chronicle
Inside story of leader of opposition’s house spread out Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal,Former Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh Arjun Singh’s wife has accused his two sons, Ajay Singh who is a leader of opposition in MP Vidhan Sabha and Abhimanyu Singh against domestic violence and eviction from the property. Saroj Singh has filed a case in […]
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Arjun Singh’s wife accuses sons of harassment, moves court 19.6.2018 Hindu: Health
Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister late Arjun Singh’s wife Saroj Kumari on Tuesday moved a court here, alleging that her sons Abhimanyu Singh and
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Former Union Minister Arjun Singh's Wife Accuses Sons Of Harassment 19.6.2018 NDTV News - India-news
Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister late Arjun Singh's wife Saroj Kumari today moved a court here, alleging that her sons Abhimanyu Singh and Ajay Singh were harassing her and had forced her out of...
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Couples in live-in relations cannot adopt, says CARA 14.6.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
‘Cohabitation not considered a stable family in India’
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