Thursday, March 23, 2017

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The violence is in the kitchen or in the bedroom
The violence is in the kitchen or in the bedroom

A career-oriented woman reveals how her in-laws subjected her to harassment; Experts say many cases go unreported either due to embarrassment, fear of retaliation, economic dependency, pendency of investigation or trial (if reported) and even societal; NGOs argue that only those cases that either can be politicised or have political interference are registered with the police More

15% rise in domestic violence cases every year: women’s commission chief

Says there are hundreds of cases which go unreported due to fear, lack of support from parents or family or fear of society, etc.; being educated, women want to be independent and this constitutes the conflict of interest More