VRINDA GROVER

  • Delhi: Lawyer of Ishrat's mother among those manhandled by miscreants at an event July 6, 2013

    New Delhi: An event organised at the Constitution Club in support of Ishrat Jahan's family ran into trouble in New Delhi on Saturday after some miscreants tried to manhandle the members of Sahmat who had organised the event. Among those who were roughed up included activist Shabnam Hashmi and Vrinda...
  • Women groups urge President not to sign antirape ordinance February 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Women groups on Saturday urged President Pranab Mukherjee not to sign the ordinance of Criminal Law amendments passed by the Cabinet on Friday. Human rights lawyer Vrinda Grover said, "The ordinance is complete betrayal of the people's faith." She also questioned as to why the ordinance remained silent on...
  • Guwahati: debate on safety for women rages on July 14, 2012

    Guwahati: Five days after a teenaged girl was molested by a mob in Guwahati, nine of the 13 accused are still roaming free. The police have been able to arrest only four people so far. The incident has once again stepped up the 'safety for women' debate in the country....