The 3 rape cases that stirred the public the most in the last 7 years are that of Delhi, Kathua, and Hyderabad. In all 3 cases, the victims were murdered after the gang rape.
The past 72 hours have witnessed North East Delhi turning into a violent site. The images of the Gujarat pogrom of 2002 have flashed before the eyes as we relive the horrors of a state-inflicted rampage.
On 10th February 2020, students at Jamia Millia Islamia gave a call for protest march to the Parliament. This was their fourth call against the Citizenship Amendment Act or CAA, the NRC and the NPR.
On the morning of February 18, 1983, more that 1800 people were killed in Nellie and 13 other villages of Nowgong (Nagaon) district of Central Assam. These villages were mostly Muslim-dominated villages
TikTok as a platform is a way to express one’s thoughts. So when young men come up with such sexist and violent videos, it shows how they think.
The Report reads, “Maharashtra registered maximum no. of missing women during the year 2016, 2017 & 2018 with 28,316, 29,279 and 33,964 women respectively."
The argument is that language of abuses is inherently violent when viewed through the pre-existing social constructs of gender and caste hierarchies.
No matter what his contribution has been to the NBA, Kobe Bryant will always be a man who raped a girl and inflicted sexual violence and trauma upon her.
To call an acid attack survivor's reality her favourite 'look', which is in no way easy due to the pain and stigma they face, is kinda grossly patronizing from Deepika’s end.
Death penalty often becomes a short cut when there is actually a need to focus on long-term social reform, and the failure of the state to ensure women's security.