The Gadchiroli couple who had alleged that two women from Chattisgarh had been detained and assaulted by Maharashtra’s C-60 commandos has now been arrested.
Student leader Kanhaiya Kumar and Gujarat Dalit leader Jignesh Mewani lend their support to demands of Maharashtra’s workers
The Maharashtra Protection of Civil Rights cell, which collates data on atrocity cases in the state, has not received a single complaint of misuse of the Act.
Women have been stepping up the fight against restrictive and archaic religious and social traditions through legal recourse.
A two-judge division bench of the high court said that women should be allowed to enter the Haji Ali dargah along with men and asked the Maharashtra government to ensure safety for the women.
They have left behind young children in villages and are coping with the harsh realities of Mumbai for a daily wage
The special National Investigative Agency court in Mumbai has taken a serious view of reports that claim some court documents pertaining to the 2008 Malegaon blast case are missing.