Legal North India Women

Jamia Millia Islamia student pregnancy mock by RSS followers turns vitriolic

Family members of arrested Jamia Millia Islamia student Safoora Zargar say they are “appalled and upset” by the attempts made to slander her on social media, but her husband says he is keeping faith in the country’s judicial system.   Zargar, a 27-year-old M.Phil. student from Jamia, is over three months pregnant, and was arrested Read More…

America Education Science Women

Professor Shobhana elected to Prestigious American Academy of Arts and Science

The American Academy of Arts and Sciences honours scholars and leaders who have distinguished themselves in the sciences, arts, humanities and public life. The list of previous International Honorary Members includes Charles Darwin, Albert Einstein and Nelson Mandela.   Professor Shobhana Narasimhan from the Theoretical Sciences Unit (TSU) at the Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Read More…

Industries Legal Voice West India Women

In Gujarat 10 women clerks been stripped for medical test

In Gujarat Surat Municipal Commissioner Banchhanidhi Pani on Friday ordered a probe into allegations that around 10 female trainee clerks of the civic body were made to stand naked for a medical test.   This shocking incident took place in the Surat Municipal Institute of Medical Education and Research (SMIMER) hospital, run by the SMC, Read More…

Education Social Voice Women

Gujarat College paraded 68 Students to remove undergarment to check menstruation

Horrifying incident took place at Shri Sahjanand Girls’ Institute (SSGI) in Bhuj after the hostel rector complained to the principal that some of the inmates had been violating their religious norms specifically for menstruating females.   What then happened is beyond imagination .. 68 undergraduate hostellers were paraded through the college into the restroom and Read More…

Children Kashmir Women

How Hindu temple priest Sanji Ram been caught : Kathua 8 yr old girl rape case

Sanji Ram, along with two others, were convicted for life on charges of rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl in Kathua by a sessions court in Pathankot on Monday. With an aim towards driving out her Bakerwal community in January, the eight-year-old girl, was kidnapped, kept inside Hindu temple sedated and gangraped repeatedly for Read More…

Industries Legal Life Science Session Court

Lilavati Hospital fined 16.45 lakhs for medical negligence.

The state consumer disputes redressal commission (SCDRC) in an order has directed Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre that Rs 16.45 lakh compensation be paid to a complainant for medical negligence. The order pronounced on May 2 was uploaded this week after a complaint filed by Goregaon resident Shyamalee Gupta.  Shyamalee had made the managing director of Read More…