The families of those killed by the police in Hashimpura in 1987 have waited 30 years for justice, but all they have been promised so far is compensation.
These 13 Maruti workers had been found guilty by the court on charges of murder, attempt to murder, rioting, destruction of property and mischief.
With evidence not adding up and workers still in jail, the defence counsel and the accused workers suspect foul play by the company.
The Thane police told Shamima Kausar that she will have to pay Rs 1,723 per day if she wants to continue receiving protection for her and her family.
FIR Against Nandini Sundar and Archana Prasad a Clear Case of Vendetta Politics, Say Civil Society Members
Eminent citizens have unequivocally condemned the Bastar police’s efforts to frame academics and political activists in the murder of a tribal villager.
A recent apex court judgment has raised eyebrows for several reasons, including its perceived bias against sex workers.
In order for things to change, say women’s rights activists, a social and legal overhaul is needed – where the focus is the woman rather than the accused.
Manik Katyal filed civil defamation suit against 36 people and intermediaries (including Facebook and Wordpress) who brought up allegations of sexual harassment against him in public forums.
Instead of asking whether the guilty have been punished, the questions around the Ishrat Jahan ‘fake encounter’ continue to be about if she was an LeT operative.
R.K. Pachauri is suing Vrinda Grover for making the statements of the two women public.
Statement issued by women’s rights activists in response to a civil suit filed by R.K. Pachauri against the lawyer Vrinda Grover for her efforts to get other women to come forward in an ongoing case of alleged sexual harassment by the former head of TERI.
A round-up of what’s happening in the worlds of gender and sexuality
While we now have legislation to support victims of workplace sexual harassment, real change will not occur if agencies charged with implementation do not cooperate.
The Supreme Court will hear on Friday a writ petition seeking bail for JNU Student’s Union leader Kanhaiya Kumar.
New Delhi: On the eve of the Delhi high court’s hearing on a case of sexual harassment filed by a former TERI researcher of against former UN climate panel chief RK Pachauri, claims made by a second woman alleging sexual harassment by him is all set to give a […]