They say India is unsafe for women when men don't even have basic laws to turn to. We claim to be a society moving towards egalitarian and equal opportunity, yet our judiciary calls gender-neutral laws an "imaginative petition" cause apparently women can't commit crimes against men.
Terming it as an “imaginative petition”, the Supreme Court today dismissed a PIL for making laws pertaining to rape, sexual harassment, stalking, voyeurism, outraging the modesty etc gender-neutral. T
In a rather unusual move of defense, a senior citizen accused of allegedly raping his employee for eight long years has offered to undergo NARCO analysis and lie-detector test to prove his innocence.
The government told the Supreme Court that death penalty is not an answer to every problem, and there are graded penalities for graded offences under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Ac
As sexual assault allegations mount against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, and Bollywood also debates sexual exploitation in the entertainment industry, actor Mandira Bedi says that it takes two
A Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice of India (CJI) has issued notice to Bollywood producer Karim Morani, who is an accused in an alleged rape case, and the Telangana state police on a petiti
Women and Child Development Minister’s statement is significant because activists have been highlighting that there is pushback against women-centric laws.
It’s 2018 and yesterday was the last budget announced by the present government. On April 20, 2014, current Finance Minister then campaigning to win Amritsar Lok Sabha constituency demanded to increas
Acting as umbrella under which online acts of obscenity can be prosecuted, cases filed under Sector 67 is on the rise, according to figures collated since 2002.
Anyone familiar with the Internet’s "Manosphere" will be unsurprised to learn that "Red Pillers" and Men’s Rights Activists are fed up with the #MeToo movement. What is, perhaps, more surprising is t
The study found that men with Peyronie’s disease were 43% more likely to be struck down with stomach cancer, 39% more likely to develop testicular cancer and 19% more likely to get skin cancer, compar
The offending line - "in all thy sons command" - was switched to "in all of us command."