Eve Teasing

  • Exclusive women police force to tackle eve-teasing menace 11-07-2014 04:05 PM

    In an attempt to tackle the increasing incidents of eve-teasing, East Singhbum district police has decided to launch an exclusive women force to rein in the eve-teasers. Senior Superintendent of Police, Amol V Homkar on Friday said the 'Shakti Mobile' police force would be launched to check eve-teasing in and...
  • Doctor mercilessly beaten to death over eve-teasing 15-04-2014 02:47 PM

    A 42-year-old doctor has been mercilessly beaten to death allegedly by three men, after the victim had protested harassing of his daughter by the accused in the Meerut's Inchauli area, police said on Tuesday. According to an FIR filed by his relatives, victim Indresh Parashar was attacked last night by...
  • Map areas known for 'eve teasing': HC to Delhi Police 19-02-2014 11:37 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday directed Delhi Police to do a "crime mapping" in the capital where incidents of "eve teasing" were more frequent to know the reasons for the menace. Acting Chief Justice BD Ahmed and Justice Sidharth Mridul said that they wanted to know whether...
  • Dekh Le: Men who shamelessly ogle at women must watch this 18-12-2013 05:39 PM

    Whether they are in a bus/train, on roads or at a plush eating joint, women can never feel safe. Men ogle, whistle, pass derogatory remarks and do virtually everything to harass their female counterparts. In a bid to spread the message about women empowerment, Whistling Woods International has come up...
  • Photo journalist turns CJ, speaks about problems she faces as a woman photographer 10-09-2013 09:39 PM

    Delhi based photo journalist Anshika Verma turns Citizen Journalist and talks about the difficulties and challenges she faces being a woman photographer while she is out on the field. ...
  • Policeman, two others injured in clash over eve teasing 29-08-2013 02:03 PM

    At least three persons, including a policeman, were injured in a clash between members of two communities after some youths allegedly eve teased women in the Podiwada area of the district. Some women of a community were returning after offering Janmashtami prayers at a function on Wednesday night when youths...
  • Delhi: Women helpline gets over 2 lakh calls in 4 months 17-05-2013 02:35 AM

    New Delhi: The Delhi government's 181 helpline for women in distress, which was launched in the wake of the December 16 gangrape, has received over two lakh calls in the last four-and-half months. Officials said most of the calls received by the round-the-clock help line were related to stalking, eve-teasing,...
  • FTN: 336% jump in child rape cases since 2001: Are we in denial about sexual abuse of children? 23-04-2013 11:21 PM

    Delhi has witnessed a surge in crime against women this year with rape cases recording 158 per cent rise while molestation and eve-teasing incidents went up by 600 and over 700 per cent, respectively. According to statistics released by Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar on Monday, the national capital reported...
  • Delhi: Rape cases went up by 158 per cent in 2013 23-04-2013 04:00 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi has witnessed a surge in crime against women this year with rape cases recording 158 per cent rise while molestation and eve-teasing incidents went up by 600 and over 700 per cent, respectively. According to statistics released by Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar on Monday, the national...
  • Delhi rape: I live in hope things will change, I die in fear they never may

    Un'news'ual |  Ruchira Singh
    Dear Delhi, I belong here. Please let me feel safe in my own home. Speaking strictly from whatever little experience of life I have ...

  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 06-12-2012 11:57 PM

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  • Do we need tougher laws to deal with harassment? 06-12-2012 11:37 PM

    While a Punjab policeman was killed by some molesters, five youths killed a 19-year-old in Mumbai for opposing them. ...
  • Laws against molestation: Are they too soft? 06-12-2012 09:53 PM

    The Supreme Court has taken note of the repeated cases in the country and issued guidelines. ...
  • No driving licence, passport for molesters in MP 20-11-2012 01:03 PM

    Gwalior: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that those indulging in molestation and sexual harassment will not be get driving licence, passport and other government facilities. The step is being taken to control the menace in the state, Chouhan said during a function at the Gwalior trade...
  • Charges framed in Keenan-Reuben case, trial from Nov 6 23-10-2012 02:22 PM

    Mumbai: Charges were framed against the accused in the Keenan-Reuben murder case on Tuesday. According to reports, the trial will start from November 6. 28-year-old Reuben Fernandez and 25-year-old Keenan Santos were killed by a group of four in October last year after they objected to misbehaviour with their women...
  • Punjab: Man killed by eve teaser for protecting daughter 22-09-2012 08:03 PM

    Batala: A man was hacked to death by a youth while trying to protect his daughter from the eve teaser in the Kot Majlis village, police said on Saturday. Suman Kumar was brutally murdered by Sabi, who also resides in Kot Majlis village under Qila Lal Singh Police Station on...
  • Indore: Stabbed by eve-teasers, man dies at police station 22-08-2012 11:47 PM

    In a shocking case of police apathy in Madhya Pradesh a young man, who was stabbed while trying to protect his sister from eve-teasers, bled to death in a police station with the policemen watching. He was denied medical aid as the police insisted on recording his statement first. ...
  • Walking the parenting tightrope

    Mamma Mania |  Shabia Ravi Walia
    After the various horrific incidents of girls being molested in different parts of the country, I received a forwarded message which said, "Don't curb your...

  • Jharkhand acid attack: Justice still eludes victim 01-08-2012 09:14 AM

    Bokaro: Even as financial and medical help pours in for acid attack victim Sonali Mukherjee, justice still eludes her. It's just the beginning of a long battle ahead for her. As soon as she reached her hometown of Bokaro in Jharkhand, she went to meet the Bokaro Deputy Commissioner, demanding...
  • Sonali's plea to die exposes India's acid violence 27-07-2012 10:39 PM

    New Delhi: They came in the dead of night, broke into her home as she slept and poured a cocktail of acids over her face - burning her skin, melting her eyelids, nose, mouth and ears, and leaving her partially deaf and almost blind. Her crime - she had spurned...
  • Is the law too weak to help acid attack victim Sonali? 17-07-2012 11:51 AM

    Twenty-seven-year-old Sonali Mukherjee has been running from pillar to post for the past nine years fighting for justice. She was attacked with acid when she spurned the advances of three men in her neighbourhood in her village in Dhanbad, the capital of Jharkhand. However, nine years on, justice still eludes...
  • Keenan-Reuben case: Will justice be delivered? 16-07-2012 09:40 AM

    Mumbai: Amidst the national outrage over the Guwahati mob molestation incident, BJP Mahila Morcha National President Smriti Irani had said India was a nation of headline chasers. "The outrage lasts only till the headlines last," she had said. Her outburst finds resonance with Valerian Santos, the father of Keenan who...
  • Jharkhand acid attack case: SC lawyer offers to fight for victim 15-07-2012 02:12 PM

    Supreme Court lawyer Aparna Bhat, who filed the PIL in the Sonali Mukherjee acid attack case, says she is willing to help her for free. ...
  • Jharkhand: Justice eludes acid attack victim 15-07-2012 07:38 AM

    New Delhi: A 27-year-old victim of an acid attack has been struggling to get justice for the past nine years. All her pleas, however, have fallen on deaf ears and her perpetrators are roaming scot-free. The distraught girl has now demanded euthanasia as her family cannot meet her medical costs....
  • Keenan-Reuben case: Court to frame charges today 21-06-2012 08:21 AM

    Mumbai: Charges will be framed in the Keenan-Reuben murder case in the Bombay High Court on Friday. The two youngsters were stabbed to death by a mob in October in 2011 for fighting against sexual harassment. Four people were arrested for murder and sexual harassment and several others were booked...