Tag Archives: punishment

Adultery law: Activists fear SC relook will do harm

HYDERABAD: At a time when women continue to remain vulnerable, inspite of large strides of progress made among many, a relook into the archaic act of adultery to bring in women too as perpetrators is unnecessary, feel women’s rights activists ...

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88 girl students forced to undress as punishment by teachers in Arunachal school

Two assistant teachers and a junior teacher forced 88 students to undress before other students following the recovery of a piece of paper containing vulgar words about the head teacher and a girl student. Students of a girls’ school in ...

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Telangana: Former BJP leader forces two Dalit youths into dirty pond as ‘punishment’

While the incident occurred on September 16, a video purportedly of the incident went viral on Sunday. Bharat Reddy, a former district general secretary of BJP, is seen abusing the two youths and beating them with a stick A former ...

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Madhya Pradesh: Tribal woman forced to carry husband on shoulders as ‘punishment’ for eloping

A video of the incident shows the woman carrying a man on her shoulders and also being beaten up by him and other villagers. Police have booked six people, including her brother-in-law and father-in-law A 32-year-old tribal woman was allegedly ...

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Uttar Pradesh: Unable to bear ‘extreme punishment’, Class V student from Gorakhpur commits suicide; teacher arrested

Gorakhpur: The teacher of a school in Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh was arrested on Thursday under Section 306 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) for abetting suicide by a Class V student, police said. Navneet, the 12-year-old student of St Anthony ...

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