Saturday, March 2, 2024

Topic: Anti-Women

Three daily rape cases in India; Delhi, UP most unsafe for women: NCRB data

The National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) data, released on 3 December, identified Delhi as the most unsafe metropolitan city for women in India, while Uttar Pradesh emerged as the most perilous state for women in the country.

Kerala: Woman journalist to move legally against former BJP MP Suresh Gopi for inappropriate conduct

A video of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and actor Suresh Gopi interacting with reporters in Kerala has sparked controversy due to his inappropriate response to a female journalist.

45,000 women killed at hands of partners or family members, UN report says “home a deadly place”

On average, more than five women or girls were killed every hour in 2021 by someone in their own family, two UN agencies said in a report published recently.

UP: Youth arrested for killing ex-girlfriend, chopping her body into pieces

The Uttar Pradesh Police arrested a man on Sunday for allegedly killing his former girlfriend and chopping her body into pieces in Azamgarh district.

Karnataka: BJP Minister slaps woman who had come to tell her grievances

A video of Karnataka minister and BJP leader V Somanna slapping a woman in Chamarajanagar district during a public event to distribute land title deeds is being widely shared on social media.

“I see my students crying;” Taliban closes girls’ schools hours after reopening

The Taliban in Afghanistan has announced that girls’ high schools will be closed, hours after they reopened for the first time in nearly seven months.