EVE TEASING

  • Bengaluru: North-eastern boy attacked for objecting eve-teasing, rushed to hospital 4 days ago

    Bengaluru: A 22-year-old Manipuri student was allegedly attacked by three men in North East Bengaluru on Wednesday evening. According to police, the victim noticed three men eve-teasing a girl. When the student objected to this, one of the men allegedly hit the student. The student then went to Kothanur police...
  • 100 SHE teams deployed to check harassment of women in Hyderabad November 11, 2014

    Hyderabad: In a first of kind, Hyderabad Police has set up 100 special teams to check harassment of women in public places. These teams are called SHE teams and are aimed to counter eve teasing, stalking, physical harassment at public places. Dressed as civilians and armed with video cameras, these...
  • Hyderabad Police to give self-defence training to girls November 1, 2014

    Hyderabad: Hyderabad Police will conduct training to impart different self-defence techniques including 'Krav Maga' (Israeli self-defence system) and Karate to college girls under their 'She Teams' initiative, a senior police official said. As part of training classes, college girls will be imparted self-defence techniques, including 'Krav Maga' and karate, Additional...
  • Watch: Vigilante team of filmmakers shoot footage of young man who saw two women being harassed by men in a public place and rushed to help August 27, 2014

    A team of filmmakers specializing in shooting social experiments in public places was pleasantly surprised to see a young man jump in to help two women who were being harassed in a public place by several men. Although the authenticity of the video could not be verified, at a time when...
  • Watch: A team of actors was shooting a social experiment when two men harassed one of the women. What he said to justify eveteasing will shock you August 13, 2014

    A team of actors were shooting for a social experiment video when two strangers in a park made an offensive comment directed at one of the actors. When confronted by the team, then men said something even more shocking. Justifying their eveteasing, one of the two men who made the...
  • Bangalore: woman nabs sexual assaulter, hands him over to the police August 10, 2014

    Bangalore: In a heroic display of courage, a young woman from Bangalore chased, nabbed and hit a man who was sexually harassing her. Veena Ashiya Chindlur, a young entrepreneur, was on her morning jog on Friday when a man accosted her. Instead of being intimidated, she chased him, forced him to...
  • Exclusive women police force to tackle eveteasing menace July 11, 2014

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

    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 the...
  • Map areas known for 'eve teasing': HC to Delhi Police February 19, 2014

    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 December 18, 2013

    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 September 10, 2013

    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 August 29, 2013

    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 of...
  • Delhi: Women helpline gets over 2 lakh calls in 4 months May 17, 2013

    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 fourandhalf months. Officials said most of the calls received by the roundtheclock help line were related to stalking, eveteasing,...
  • FTN: 336% jump in child rape cases since 2001: Are we in denial about sexual abuse of children? April 23, 2013

    Delhi has witnessed a surge in crime against women this year with rape cases recording 158 per cent rise while molestation and eveteasing 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 April 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi has witnessed a surge in crime against women this year with rape cases recording 158 per cent rise while molestation and eveteasing 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...
  • 'Policemen cannot slap molesters, but victims can' February 12, 2013

    Mumbai: Mumbai Police Commissioner Satyapal Singh says policemen have "many limitations" in going after molesters that they don't even have a right to slap them. And the city's top cop has come up with a possible solution the victims should slap those who tease them to help police bring...
  • Journalist assault: Police to seek remand of accused December 11, 2012

    Jalandhar: Punjab police will approach court to seek the remand of 10 persons arrested for their involvement in the alleged assault on a television journalist here, a senior officer said on Tuesday. "Ten persons have been arrested and a case of attempt to murder registered against them," Police Commissioner Gaurav...
  • Amritsar molestation: Victim says police didn't act December 7, 2012

    Chandigarh: The victim of the Amritsar sexual harassment horror said that the police did not act on her complaint and added that the police fled as assailants shot her father Ravinder Singh, who was a cop himself. "My father tried to talk to the molesters and asked them what their...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 6, 2012

    Watch today's top stories with CNNIBN EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Do we need tougher laws to deal with harassment? December 6, 2012

    While a Punjab policeman was killed by some molesters, five youths killed a 19yearold in Mumbai for opposing them. ...
  • Laws against molestation: Are they too soft? December 6, 2012

    The Supreme Court has taken note of the repeated cases in the country and issued guidelines but it seems the problem doesn't lie in the laws but in the fact that they are not enforced properly. ...
  • Mumbai youth killed for opposing molesters, 5 arrested December 6, 2012

    Mumbai: In a case disturbingly similar to the Keenan Reuben murders of 2011, Dombivali boy Santosh Vichivara was knifed to death for taking on goons who were harassing a girl in his colony. As many as five people have been arrested in the case, of which four minors have been...
  • Mumbai: 19yearold stabbed to death by 5 December 6, 2012

    Mumbai: A day after a Punjab policeman was murdered in full public view for raising voice against men who misbehaved with his daughter, another brutal murder has come to light. A 19yearold boy was stabbed to death by five people in Mumbai four of the boys are minors. The victim,...
  • No driving licence, passport for molesters in MP November 20, 2012

    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 KeenanReuben case, trial from Nov 6 October 23, 2012

    Mumbai: Charges were framed against the accused in the KeenanReuben murder case on Tuesday. According to reports, the trial will start from November 6. 28yearold Reuben Fernandez and 25yearold 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 September 22, 2012

    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 eveteasers, man dies at police station August 22, 2012

    In a shocking case of police apathy in Madhya Pradesh a young man, who was stabbed while trying to protect his sister from eveteasers, 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. ...
  • Jharkhand acid attack: Justice still eludes victim August 1, 2012

    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 July 27, 2012

    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 their...
  • Is the law too weak to help acid attack victim Sonali? July 17, 2012

    Twentysevenyearold 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...