Tag Archives: Uttar Pradesh

Behind the veil

The vicious grip of consumer culture takes a heavy toll on values, particularly affecting women and Dalits, writes Arun Srivastava”, Crime against women is not a new phenomenon in Independent India. It happened in the sixties and the seventies, but ...

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Free legal aid to poor a reality in Uttar Pradesh

In what may be termed as the beginning of a new era of free legal aid to marginalised people in Uttar Pradesh, the front desk and main office of UPSLSA started functioning from the premises of the Allahabad high court. ...

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Raj ranks No. 4 in crime against women

Jaipur: The figures released by the National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB) showed that crime rates in Rajasthan have witnessed a marginal drop in 2016 compared to 2015 even as it has brought to fore challenges ahead of the state police, ...

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Miscreants kill girl after they fail to abduct her in Uttar Pradesh

One of the miscreants left behind his jacket and the police’s investigation was based on this lead, the CO said. Last month, the elder sister of the girl who was ‘divyang’ was abducted and police have been unable to trace ...

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In Uttar Pradesh, Dalits and Muslims must endure caste hatred, state bloodletting, denial of justice

Some have given up hope, Karwan e Mohabbat found, but others remain defiant. On September 11, Karwan e Mohabbat regrouped in Tilak Vihar, Delhi, where widows of the 1984 Sikh massacre were settled more than three decades ago, and set ...

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