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West Bengal Governor urges youth to protect human rights

Dhankhar appealed to the youth to rise to the occasion and get rid of the violence in our society

Published on 20th August 2021
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Student-led organisatons protest at Jantar Manar against alleged rape and murder of a nine-year-old Dalit girl

Crimes against Dalit women have increased by 6% in the last 10 years, it is both gendered and caste-based violence, read SFI statement

Published on 4th August 2021
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JNU Violence 2020: Government tells Lok Sabha no arrests have been made after investigations

The Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi, was beset with violence circa early 2020, and while the Delhi Police has been examining witnesses and evidence, they have as yet to make an official arrest

Published on 3rd August 2021
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Young tribal woman tied to tree, beaten by kin for running away from husband in Madhya Pradesh

Additional Superintendent of Police Bittu Sehgal told reporters that a case has been registered against the girl's father and three brothers.

Published on 3rd July 2021
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IMA holds nationwide protest seeking central law to protect doctors against violence

State Secretary of IMA Telangana, Dr Narendra Reddy said that violence against doctors should be made a non-bailable offence

Published on 18th June 2021
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Year after lockdown, NCW still gets over 2,000 complaints every month on crimes against women 

According to the NCW data, 25,886 complaints of crime against women have been received from April, 2020 till now which includes 5,865 complaints of domestic violence

Published on 25th March 2021
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What the FAQ: What is the Istanbul Convention that Turkey withdrew from on March 20?

We try to understand why Turkey, after whose cultural capital the convention is named, decided to withdraw suddenly from the convention that aims to end violence against women

Published on 22nd March 2021
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Activists want NCRB to maintain disaggregated data on violence against disabled girls, women 

Several disability rights groups urged the Home Minister to order the NCRB to maintain disaggregated data as violence against disabled girls and women is on the rise

Published on 22nd January 2021
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Washington DC on edge before Biden's inauguration, fear right-wing extremist groups

Investigators in Washington are particularly worried that members of right-wing extremist groups and militias, like the Oath Keepers and Three Percenters, could descend on Washington to spark violence

Published on 20th January 2021
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These artists have come together to remind Indians of their true values like justice to farmers and racial equality

Based on the ideologies of a German non-violence resistance from 1942, the White Rose Movement is targetted at crimes against people, the environment and much more

Published on 2nd December 2020
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COVID-19 worsening gender-based violence, human-trafficking for women: United Nations

However, lockdowns and other measures implemented in the wake of the global health crisis have led to a "shadow pandemic" of rising gender-based violence

Published on 1st December 2020
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COVID-19 has triggered an education crisis, gender inequality: UNESCO report 

Increase in gender-based violence, potential rise in teenage pregnancies or early marriages and possibility of a section of girls dropping out of schools or colleges are some of the implications

Published on 18th October 2020
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Ambedkarite student bodies from IIT Bombay, TISS and 32 institutes across country unite for a justice in Hathras case, plan protest on Oct 10

A total of 32 organisations have come together with a set of ten demands with regard to the alleged gangrape as well as other issues of discrimination and violence perpetuated on SC and ST communit

Published on 6th October 2020
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In conversation with Radhika Radhakrishnan: A feminist researcher's guide on surviving the internet

Social researcher Radhika Radhakrishnan shares her experience with sexual violence on social media and how she manages to stay true to her intentions

Published on 3rd October 2020
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Afghan children have 'learned little or nothing' during the pandemic: NGO report

The report by Save the Children NGO said that kids from the poorest households have missed out the most on education and face the highest risk of violence at home

Published on 14th September 2020

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