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India is a diverse country. Rather than one homogeneous culture, India is a combination of people from different races, religions, languages, castes, and many other aspects of diversity. However, Indi...
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The medical examination of the victim has confirmed rape, said police.
In the first incident, the girl was allegedly gang raped by five men on Tuesday morning.
Susrutha's relative said her husband and his family used to harass her for dowry.
The accused drivers have been arrested.
"She cannot speak due to facial acid burns and one of her eyes has been severely damaged."
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One of the accused has been arrested.
The accused have been sent to 14-days judicial custody.
You will probably not believe who came up with the idea.
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Recently, the much celebrated climate scientist Dr. RK Pachauri was in the news for all the wrong reasons. People were shocked, including myself: I had interacted with him in the past and found him to be charming and courteous. Yet, somewhere along the way, this accomplished man was accused, with plenty of evidence to back the allegations, of sexual harassment at the workplace. So, what are the laws protecting Indian women from sexual harassment?
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It is heartening to hear a whole lot of dialogue and conversation happening around how to get more women in tech and how to help them succeed in their careers and so on. But pardon me everyone, at some point it all started becoming noise and not meaningful conversation. I have good reasons for saying this.
A woman and a minor girl were allegedly gang-raped in two different incidents in Bihar. A 21-year-old woman was reportedly gang-raped at gunpoint in Motihari district and a pistol and wooden sticks we...