(New York) – The Indian government’s inability to protect women and children from rape and sexual violence undermines its commitment to uphold the rights of all Indians, Human Rights Watch said today in its World Report 2014. During 2013 the authorities also failed to enforce laws that protect vulnerable communities including Dalits, religious mino...
Madurai, Oct 8 (PTI) Increasing the legal age of marriage for girls from minimum 18 years was mooted by the Madras High Court today as a way out to check instances of hundreds of women getting married at an young age only to be separated a few years later.