Sunday, Feb 05, 2023

violence against women


'End violence against us', women in church speak out

November 25, 2021 4:45 pm

🔴 International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women: Two programmes have been arranged by The Poona Diocesan Women’s Commission, Indian Christian Women’s Movement and Streevani on Nov 27 and Dec 5.

Understanding positive aspects of masculinity in boys could prevent violence, says study

May 28, 2019 1:49 pm

Learning about empathy, healthy relationships, gender-based violence and receiving bystander intervention training through physical activity, peer-to-peer dialogue, storytelling, role play, multimedia, and group discussions could help.

Man charged with murder of Israeli exchange student in Melbourne

January 19, 2019 1:34 pm

Maasarwe, 21, an international exchange student, was killed when walking home after a night out with friends in Melbourne earlier this week, with the police arresting the suspect on Friday.

Mexican government urges media to shun music video with killing of woman

March 31, 2016 10:01 am

The Interior Department urged media outlets and the public "to avoid distributing material like this that trivializes and promotes violence against women.''

Missing for 8 days, 8-year-old girl found murdered near her house in Kharar

March 04, 2015 2:05 am

The police believe someone known to her killed the girl after raping her.

Activist Sunitha Krishnan defends posting rape videos on net

February 10, 2015 7:04 pm

Krishnan is herself a gang rape survivor, having been assaulted when she was 15.

One more person arrested in school girl gangrape case

February 09, 2015 6:43 pm

The girl, a student of class VIII, was gangraped twice within three days by a group of four neighbours.

UN alarmed at increasing attacks against schoolgirls worldwide

February 09, 2015 4:23 pm

The report cites the kidnapping of nearly 300 schoolgirls in Nigeria and the shooting of activist Malala Yousafzai.

2 minors gangraped in separate incidents in Punjab

February 09, 2015 3:20 pm

The accused were booked under various sections of IPC besides section 3 and 4 of the POCSO.

Have you done away with 2-finger test: CIC asks Delhi govt

February 08, 2015 1:09 pm

This test, even if the report is affirmative, cannot ipso facto, be given rise to presumption of consent.