Domestic violence

Two Chennai women cops lose salary for failing to execute court orders in domestic violence case

Inspectors Dhanalakshmi and Selvi, who had served at the AWPS in Anna Nagar, were punished for their failure to arrest two accused persons in the domestic violence case despite court orders

published on : 31st December 2021

Ex-DGP slams bad behaviour of Kerala police in FB post

In her Facebook post, Sreelekha lamented that her complaint was ignored by Shankumukham Assistant Commissioner of Police(ACP).

published on : 12th December 2021

‘Makalkoppam’ campaign to reach colleges in Kerala

The campaign aims to instill self-confidence and courage among boys and girls to overcome the obstacles in life. 

published on : 28th November 2021

Domestic violence rose in Karnataka, reveals health survey

The ratio of young women, aged between 18 and 29, who experienced sexual violence by age 18, also shot up from 10.3 per cent to 11 per cent.

published on : 26th November 2021

Domestic violence-led suicide: Ernakulam district police arrest husband, in-laws of deceased

In her suicide note, the deceased also named Circle Inspector Sudheer who allegedly misbehaved with her at station when she was summoned as part of the interrogation.

published on : 24th November 2021

Foreign national victim of domestic violence can file complaint in India, rules Rajasthan HC

Catherine Nieddu had filed a complaint of domestic violence against Robarto Nieddu during their stay in Jodhpur in 2019.

published on : 24th November 2021

Mofiya Parveen suicide: A Facebook love story culminates in tragedy

Mofiya’s husband Suhail started harassing her after she refused to ask for Rs 40 lakh from her family, says her father

published on : 24th November 2021

Kerala woman ends life over domestic violence, suicide note names husband, mother-in-law and cop

The suicide letter, which was addressed to her father, alleged that she had undergone tremendous torture from her husband

published on : 23rd November 2021

Poonam Pandey's husband Sam Bombay arrested after actor accuses him of assault

According to the police, the actress was admitted to the hospital after lodging the complaint.

published on : 9th November 2021

SC notice to Centre on PIL seeking infrastructure facilities for women facing domestic violence

A bench of Justices U U Lalit and Justice S Ravindra Bhat issued notices to the Union of India, Ministry of Women & Child Development and Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.

published on : 8th November 2021

55-year-old woman hacked to death by husband in Kerala's Piravom

As per the Kerala police, there were 2,721 cases of domestic violence (cruelty by husband or his relatives) from January to August this year in the state

published on : 8th October 2021

Can’t bear dowry torture faced by daughter: Kerala man in video before ending life

The family on Tuesday handed over a copy of a video recorded by 46-year-old Moosakutty of Mampad just before his death to Nilambur police.

published on : 6th October 2021

Domestic violence case referred to larger bench of Madras HC

During the hearing, counsels appearing for the two petitioners informed Justice Shankar that two contrary judgments have been passed by the Madras High Court in similar matters.

published on : 6th October 2021

Bengaluru woman files domestic, sexual violence plaint against husband, in-laws

A 29-year-old woman has filed a complaint against her husband and in-laws, accusing them of domestic violence and sexual harassment.

published on : 2nd October 2021

Court orders in-camera hearing in domestic violence case against Honey Singh

Honey Singh's wife Shalini Talwar has charted out in her plea how she was allegedly physically assaulted by Singh over the last ten years of their marriage. She also alleged that he cheated on her.

published on : 28th September 2021
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