In Bulgarhi, where upper castes are in the majority, the victim’s family finds little sympathy. Not even other Dalit families side with them. This is a potent weapon for the accused.
The direction came on the application moved by a man whose deceased wife's photo was being circulated on various social media platforms wrongly depicting her as the victim of Hathras rape.
Gender-based hierarchy and patriarchal norms that govern sexual division of labour within Indian households, are key factors responsible for sexual violence against women
The 19-year-old Dalit woman was allegedly raped by four upper-caste men in Hathras on September 14. She died on September 29 at Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital during treatment.
The court also said that it would consider transferring the proceedings out of Hathras for ensuring a free and fair trial in the case.
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra made the comments while condemning the recent murder of a rape victim’s father in Uttar Pradesh’s Hathras
The accused Gaurav Sharma was jailed for a month in 2018 after a molestation case was filed against him by the woman's father in Uttar Pradesh.
The case was transferred to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on the recommendation of the Uttar Pradesh government
A 50-year-old woman was allegedly raped and murdered by a priest and two others in Uttar Pradesh’s Budaun district on Wednesday
Hathras District Magistrate Praveen Kumar Laxkar will now be the new district magistrate of Mirzapur.
Journalist Kappan and three others were arrested by Mathura police on October 5 when they were on their way to a village in Hathras to meet the family of gangrape victim.
In its report, the agency mentioned lapses on at least four counts, starting with the police not writing down the woman's oral statement.
The victim and Sandeep lived nearby and 'he developed acquaintance with the victim two/three years back which gradually turned into love affair'
'Investigation conducted so far has found some shocking findings,' Solicitor General Tushar Mehta tells the bench.
A 19-year-old Dalit woman was allegedly gang-raped by four men in Hathras on September 14
People's Union for Civil Liberties demand security for the victim's family and social rehabilitation
Law officer says the meeting was not denied earlier also and even now, the lawyer can go and meet him in jail.
Court seeks immediate action on a month-old plea that falsely reveals the identity of Hathras rape victim.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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