domestic violence

Rs 2.23 crore distributed to 359 victims of violence

Around 360 women and children, who survived violence, have received financial aid instituted by the women and child development department.

published on : 21st January 2021

Dispose of domestic violence cases in 60 days: HC

The court found out that around 1,000 such cases were pending, in which a majority of them have come to a grinding halt, without any progress for over three years.

published on : 19th January 2021

In-laws attack woman for giving birth to two girls

The victim, Pratima Das, was rushed to Kujang hospital by her husband on Wednesday after sustaining serious head injuries.

published on : 15th January 2021

NCW received 23,722 complaints in 2020 - highest in six years, UP worst performer

Among states, the highest number of complaints were received from Uttar Pradesh at 11,872 followed by Delhi 2,635, Haryana 1,266 and Maharashtra 1,188, it added.

published on : 3rd January 2021

Battered by son, woman says ‘no complaint’, dismisses it as one-off incident

Sitting on the floor and leaning against the wall, Shahida is seen taking blows from son on her face in a video.

published on : 31st December 2020

Man arrested after video of him brutally torturing mother goes viral

The police said the incident happened a month back and the victim had then refused to lodge a complaint. Razaq was working as a private bus cleaner and is said to be a drug addict.

published on : 30th December 2020

Domestic violence remained serious concern for WCD ministry in 2020

Domestic violence remained serious concern for WCD ministry in 2020Over 5,000 complaints of domestic violence were received by the NCW in 2020.

published on : 25th December 2020

Gunman kills three French police in domestic abuse standoff

After a lengthy standoff, three police officers were killed and another injured, and the gunman fled.

published on : 23rd December 2020

Varsha Priyadarshini files fresh case against Kendrapara MP Anubhav Mohanty

Anubhav had been demanding Varsha to hand over one of the two keys of her room which was opposed by the actress.

published on : 20th December 2020

Domestic violence charges baseless, says BJD MP Anubhav Mohanty

However, Anubhav appeared in person through video conference and said he had already filed a divorce petition in a family court in New Delhi.

published on : 19th December 2020

Forceful lyrics on domestic violence strike chord in China

Across multiple social media platforms, many are praising Tan Weiwei for speaking out and calling attention to something that many do not discuss publicly.

published on : 17th December 2020

Right of woman in matrimonial house cannot be defeated by invoking summary procedure: SC

The top court said object of the PWDV is to provide and recognise the rights of women to secure housing and reside in a matrimonial home or a shared household.

published on : 15th December 2020

Lockdown fallout? Over 30 per cent women suffered spousal violence in five states: NFHS survey

The survey was conducted in 6.1 lakh sample households, involving household-level interviews, to collect information on population, health, family planning and nutrition related indicators.

published on : 14th December 2020

Andhra man kills wife for not bearing child

The police arrested a man and his parents for allegedly killing his wife for not bearing a child at Kothagudem village in Chatrai mandal of Krishna district on Saturday.

published on : 13th December 2020

Hyderabad man strangles wife over delayed dinner

 In a horrific incident, a man allegedly killed his wife because she did not cook food for him on time, at Meerpet on Friday night.

published on : 6th December 2020
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