Opinion  /  Published 17.12.18

#MeToo in universities: Heartbreak and hope

I travelled to several universities across India earlier this year for a research project on sexual and gender-based violence on campuses, speaking to students, faculty, workers, administration and ac...
By Adrija Dey in

Jharkhand  /  Published 16.12.18

In limbo: Probe into murder most foul

Justice delayed is justice denied, believes the bereaved father of an aspiring engineering student who was brutally murdered at her Booty Bustee home here on December 16 two years ago.A CMPDI employee...
By Vijay Deo Jha in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 14.01.20

Old law against sedition

There is often doubt nowadays, perhaps unfair ones, that the government is not being quite forthright regarding facts. So a section of the media had asked why the 2017 report of the National Crime Rec...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 13.01.20

Gobbled up

Sir — A shocking video of a cobra throwing up a plastic bottle was shared by a forest service officer on Twitter. While a cobra can regurgitate, most animals cannot, and millions die in painful ways...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 09.01.20

A nation scarred

Societies are never free from violent acts of revenge arising out of anger and hatred. Such deeds can be conducted by individuals, groups or communities. The degree of violence and the propensity for ...
By Anup Sinha in


India  /  Published 09.01.20

91 rapes on average daily in India in 2018: NCRB

Eighty murders, 289 kidnappings and 91 rapes were reported on average every single day across the country in 2018, according to the latest data by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB).Altogether, ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.01.20

Nirbhaya case: Convict Vinay Kumar files curative petition

Vinay Kumar Sharma, one of the four men sentenced to death in the Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case, filed a curative petition in the Supreme Court on Thursday.A curative petition is the last legal re...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 11.02.19

Criminal apathy in shelter homes for children

A distinctive marker of Indian culture is its barely-concealed ill-treatment of children. Their safety and well-being are so low on the list of priorities for State and society that the highest court ...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 08.01.20

No evidence of children's murder at Muzaffarpur shelter home: CBI to SC

There is no evidence of murder of children in Bihar's Muzaffarpur shelter home, the CBI told the Supreme Court on Wednesday.The probe agency told the apex court that two skeletons were recovered from ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.01.20

Nirbhaya: Convicts to be hanged on Jan. 22

The four convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case will be hanged on January 22 at 7am in Tihar jail, a Delhi court said on Tuesday.Additional sessions judge Satish Kumar Arora who issued...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi


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