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A slew of artistes will come together for protest performances in 10 cities this weekend

The artwork is part of a poster campaign in the run-up to a series of protest performances that will take place in almost 10 cities this weekend.

Jalandhar: Minor raped near railway station

The victim, who is the daughter of a blind man, has recorded her statement and the accused was arrested from Kherha railway crossing.

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Chargesheet filed in madrasa ‘rape’ case

As per the chargesheet, the accused initially tried to mislead investigators by claiming he was a juvenile. But suspicion arose after the case was transferred to the STF, which found his Aadhaar card inside the madrasa, said a senior police officer.

Manipur to set up two investigative units, expedite cases of crime against women

An independent survey conducted by rights groups found that 15 rape cases have been reported since the beginning of 2018 in the state, however, no action has been taken by the government to provide justice to victims.

Crime against women: Rajasthan govt to amend IPC for stricter punishment, says CM Raje

Replying to a debate on the state budget 2018-19 presented by her in the Legislative Assembly, Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje expressed concern over crime against women and said the government had decided to amend IPC for making provisions for stricter punishment.

Crime against women: Entire Cabinet is worried, says Capt Abhimanyu

Addressing media after the Cabinet meeting, Capt Abhimanyu said the government had taken a serious note of such incidents.

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Haryana DGP issues stern directive: District police chiefs told to personally monitor cases of crimes against women

Sandhu also directed all the CPs and SPs to “closely monitor the investigation and trial of heinous cases of crime against women till these are decided by the courts”.

Himachal CM announces ‘Gudiya’ helpline to fight crime against women

He also announced ‘Atal Helpline’ for dealing with complaints of corruption.

Mumbai: College student, woman ‘raped’, police hunt for two accused

While in the first case, a 17-year-old girl was allegedly beaten up and raped by her stepfather, in the second case, a 34-year-old man is alleged to have raped a 26-year-old woman.

Mumbai: 22-year-old held for ‘barging into woman’s home, molesting her’

The police said that the woman (26), who works at a beauty parlour, had observed for the last two days that someone had been peeping into her home through the balcony window.

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