Marital Rape

  • FTN: Does the Indian society still not recognise the sexual rights of wives? 05-02-2013 11:59 PM

    The Verma committee report on women's safety made the recommendations that marital rape should be an offence. ...
  • State of The Nation: Are the prevailing mindsets in our society biased against modern women? 24-01-2013 11:59 PM

    In the State Of The Nation survey on safety of women as part of CNN-IBN's Agenda for Change, the majority says that a woman who is raped is not only ruined for life but also that women should abide by a certain dress code in public. ...
  • The Last Word: How do political parties respond to Justice Verma report? 24-01-2013 11:15 PM

    In a detailed and scathing report the 3-member Justice JS Verma Committee has called for stricter implementation of existing laws, police reforms, gender sensitisation of the security agencies and judiciary along with several changes in the IPC to deal with crime against women particularly rape cases. ...
  • Agenda For Change: Has the Verma panel attacked the heart of patriarchy in India? 23-01-2013 11:59 PM

    In a detailed and scathing report the Justice JS Verma Committee has called for stricter implementation of existing laws, police reforms, gender sensitisation of the security agencies and judiciary along with several changes in the IPC to deal with crime against women particularly rape cases. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 23-01-2013 11:58 PM

    Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Rajnath Singh was elected as the Bharatiya Janata Party President on Wednesday as Nitin Gadkari opted out of the race following corruption allegations against him. ...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Gopal Subramaniam 23-01-2013 11:57 PM

    A month after the brutal Delhi gangrape and murder, the Justice Verma Committee submitted its recommendations to check crimes against women on Wednesday. The report has suggested changes in an entire gamut of laws to bring speedier justice for crimes against women. ...