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    Pune: Minor girl kills herself for being sexual harassed by few youth

    Pune: A teenage girl died today while undergoing treatment at a hospital in Baramati in Pune district, days after she allegedly attempted suicide over sexual harassment, the police said. The 16-year-old girl had allegedly consumed a poisonous substance at her residence in Songaon village, over 100 kms from Pune, on August 11, a Baramati police official said.

  • Delhi: 3 men thrashed for objecting to eve-teasing, 5 arrested

    New Delhi: Three men were allegedly thrashed and threatened at gunpoint after they objected to vulgar gestures by a group of men towards their female friend in northwest Delhi’s Vijay Nagar, police said today. Five people were arrested in connection with the incident, they said.

  • Indore neither safe nor will ever be say women

    Indore: “I never found Indore to be safe for women,” rued the model and blogger who went through her lifetime ordeal when two bike-borne youths tried to pull her skirt down on busy road near Mangal Mall on Sunday evening. In her Instagram video, which she posted few minutes after incident, she said “Indore is not safe and it will never be. To my shock, I suffered only because I was wearing

  • Bhopal tops in eve-teasing in state, complaints triple in 3 yrs

    Bhopal: If you are a woman resident of the city, there is bad news for you. Bhopal has the dubious distinction of recording the highest number of eve-teasing and molestation cases among all the districts in the state and the numbers are rising. The Dial-100 Quick Response Vehicles, on an average, receive around 1,500 complaints of  eve-teasing every day from across Madhya Pradesh. Add to it the complaints made to Nirbhaya, woman

  • New Delhi: 2 held for stabbing man who protested stalking of sister

    New Delhi: Two men have been arrested for allegedly stabbing a 20-year-old man for protesting against the stalker of his sister in southeast Delhi’s Govindpuri. Imran and Moin Khan were arrested on Saturday night from Govindpuri, the police said.

  • Indore: Five injured in separate eve-teasing incidents

    Indore: At least five persons were injured in separate eve-teasing incidents in city during past 24-hours. According to information, miscreants attempted to molest a woman and when her brother opposed their attempt, they thrashed him and other family members. In the attack, four members of woman’s family were injured and admitted to a hospital.

  • Bhopal: As vendors oppose ‘pink parking’, women say monitoring, mgmt more important

    BHOPAL: To protect women from harassment and eve-teasing by ruffians and anti-social elements, a ‘pink parking’ (exclusively for women) is being developed at Ganesh Chowk (across the road from SBI main branch) in the city’s busiest business district New Market by the association of businessmen of the area. The project has hit a roadblock with the vendors occupying the space refusing to vacate it.

  • Bhopal: Over 2 lakh complaints addressed by Dial-100 in 17 months of inception

    BHOPAL: In last 17 months, the Dial-100 service has received 23,828 complaints of eve teasing. The first Fast Recovery Vehicle (FRV) was rolled out in November 2015 in the state. SP Amit Saxena said Dial-100 programme had inspired confidence, especially in women and till March 2017, around 2,07,635 complaints had been addressed by Dial-100.

  • Bhopal: No takers for Anti-Romeo Squad

    BHOPAL: The Anti-Romeo Squad has come up to check eve teasing, stalking and harassment. Though the propaganda before election was to bring love jihad under control, the new UP CM has ordered to not trouble the couples but there have been several news reports about people being questioned even for sitting alone. The motto of the Anti Romeo Squad has changed after the elections and is now said to be for ensuring

  • Indore: Youth booked for eve-teasing

    Indore: Police booked a youth for allegedly teasing a girl under Tukoganj police station area on Monday. The accused is on the run and a search is on for him.

  • Anti-Romeo squad: Lucknow police to come hard on eve-teasers

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh police today issued orders to constitute “anti-Romeo squad” in 11 districts of the Lucknow zone to prevent eve-teasing, as BJP had promised during the Assembly polls in its ‘sankalp patra’.

  • Bhopal: Women share their grit in fighting louts away

    BHOPAL: Eve teasing, harassing woman and troubling them on roads make some boys very happy and when girls fight back they take it on their pride and attack back. These women have faced such incidents where they stood against those culprits strongly.

  • Man arrested for eve-teasing girl students

    Muzaffarnagar: A young man has been arrested for allegedly eve-teasing girl students at Kandhla town in Shamli district, police said today. 20-year-old Faizan was beaten up and handed over to police by people in the area after he misbehaved with a group of girl students yesterday, SHO Nareshpal Singh said.