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Indian court allows 10-year-old rape victim to have an abortion

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-05-19

Girl had crossed 20-week legal limit after which terminations are usually only allowed if there is danger to life of mother or baby

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Indian woman battered to death with bricks after being gang-raped

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-05-15

Victim's mother had previously registered a complaint against one of the accused for pressuring her daughter to marry him

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Rural women in India take alcohol ban into their own hands

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-04-18

Since the bill’s passage, murder and gang robberies in the region have decreased by almost 20 percent

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All-women flight crew from India sets record with around-the-world journey

Category: Gender in the world 

2017-03-07

An all-female flight crew for Air India has completed an epic journey that circumvented the globe. In doing so, the airline says, the crew has set a world record by becoming the first female crew

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Bad laws underpin global "rape epidemic", let rapists off the hook: report

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-03-06

A survey of laws in 73 countries found rapists could avoid punishment by marrying their victim in countries including Bahrain, Iraq, Philippines, Tajikistan and Tunisia

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Air India introduces female-only rows to tackle harassment

Category: Gender based violence 

2017-01-18

Country’s national airline acts after recent incidents of men allegedly groping passengers and cabin staff

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U.S. Mint unveils new $100 coin depicting Lady Liberty as a woman of color

Category: It`s interesting to know 

2017-01-16

The new $100 coin, unveiled to mark the 225th anniversary of the U.S. Mint and Treasury, depicts Lady Liberty as a black woman

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Fathers in rural India to be targeted to help stop sex trade in young girls

Category: Trafficking 

2016-12-27

Of an estimated 20 million commercial sex workers in India, 16 million women and girls are victims of sex trafficking

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Watch this woman undergo a procedure in one of India’s mass-sterilization camps

Category: Gender in the world 


2016-12-27

A new video by “News Deeply” follows a young Indian mother undergoing sterilization surgery in a state-sponsored clinic

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IRCT Council elects new Executive Committee and President

Category: It`s interesting to know 

2016-12-16

Lela Tsiskarishvili, Executive Director of Georgian Center for Psychosocial and Medical Rehabilitation of Torture Victims (GCRT) was elected from the Europe region

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