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Scenario of crimes against women in India and Kerala

K. R. Anitha Kumari

Scenario of crimes against women in India and Kerala

by K. R. Anitha Kumari

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Published by Population Research Centre, University of Kerala in Thiruvananthapuram .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementK.R. Anitha Kumari
SeriesPRC report series -- 2008-3
ContributionsUniversity of Kerala. Population Research Centre
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV6250.4.W65+
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 55 p. ;
Number of Pages55
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24469908M
LC Control Number2010316781

Rape in India has been described by Radha Kumar as one of India's most common crimes against women. Official sources show that rape cases in India have doubled between and In most of the rape cases, the culprit is known to the victim.. According to National Crime Records Bureau data of , Gujarat has the lowest rape rate () while Mizoram had the highest rape rate with a value. Cyber Crimes against Women in India reveals loopholes in the present laws and policies of the Indian judicial system, and what can be done to ensure safety in cyberspace. The book is a signi­ficant contribution to socio-legal research on online crimes targeting teenage girls and by: 3.

II. Crimes and Judicial Sentencing Guidance. In the Supreme Court’s judgment in Soman v. Kerala, the Court cited a number of principles that it has taken into account “while exercising discretion in sentencing,” such as proportionality, deterrence, and rehabilitation. As part of the proportionality analysis, mitigating and aggravating. To be more specific, attacks against women have been on the rise for the past five years, from % of all crimes in to % in Madhya Pradesh, in central India, holds the record for rape complaints, and West Bengal, in the east of the country, is at the forefront of sexual : Steve Batides.

  Crimes against women in India The numbers of violent crimes in India especially those against women including rape that are reported in official statistics are Cited by: In Kerala, Sankaracharya and his close associate Kumarila Bhatta, an avowed enemy of Buddhism, organized a religious crusade against the Buddhists. We get a vivid description of the pleasure of Sankaracharya on seeing the people of non-Brahmanic faith being burnt to death from the book Sankara Digvijaya. Havoc played in Kerala.


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Scenario of crimes against women in India and Kerala by K. R. Anitha Kumari Download PDF EPUB FB2

According to the convention, violence against women refers to both violence that is directed towards women as well as violence that tends to affect women disproportionately (e.g. crimes such as sexual aggression, female infanticide, domestic violence).

CRIME AGAINST WOMEN - AN INDIAN SCENARIO Shakthe Sharavana Kumaar Prof. Laura Verdelli. TABLE OF CONTENTS CHAPTER INSTANCES OF CRIME AGAINST WOMEN IN INDIA 4 CONSTITUTIONAL AND LEGAL PROVISIONS Comparison of yearly % increase in incidences of crime against women in Kerala state and its Megacities 27 Amongst the various ways to victimise a woman, rape, molestation, torture, eve teasing, are the most evident and reported crime against women in the police stations under Kolkata jurisdiction.

In Kerala, crimes against women on the rise; In Kerala, crimes against women on the rise The highest number of rapes were reported this year from Thiruvananthapuram (rural), followed by Malappuram and Palakkad   India News: Altogether, 50,74, cognizable crimes compris32, IPC crimes 41, Special and Local Laws crimes were registered inup from 5.

Wh cases related to the rape of women, 5, involved children in the period from (up to July). According to crime statistics provided by the Kerala. 8 landmark judgements that changed the course for women in India onus on the employers to provide a safe working environment for women.

Mary Roy Vs State of Kerala against women in India. Today is November The world is celebrating the day as the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.

Such crimes against women as molestation, rape, trafficking and prostitution are rampant in the underbelly of civilization across the world. Journalists, authors and activists have, for ages, put up fight in the face of [ ]. Domestic violence is a very well known and most frequent towards women's in India.

Domestic violence against women is understood as a situation supported and reinforced by gender norms and values. Kerala ranked second with a crime rate of % after Assam (%) in violence against women in Though this is seen by the state police as a positive indication of better crime reporting, the State Police Crime Records too show that atrocities against women rose from to during in which rapes doubled from to Rape in India has been described by Radha Kumar as one of the “ India 's most common crime against women.” 1 Rape cultures are nourished by norms, attitudes, and practices that trivialize, tolerate, or even condone violence against women.

Launching the Pink Patrol service in North Kerala, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said it will be extended to other parts of the state. However, opposition parties, especially the Congress, has taken up the atrocities against women as a major campaign point against the Left Front Government.

Essay on the Subject-Matter of Crime against Women in India: Aggression, violence and crime against women who comprise about percent of the population is not a matter of joke.

I have devoted two separate chapters to gender discrimination and violence against women in. Crime against children, women on increase in Kerala in India hidden Malappuram district topped the list for crimes against women with cases reported in the first seven months of this year, followed by Thiruvananthapuram rural with 1 Crime against children, women on increase in Kerala in   Cyber Crimes against Women in India reveals loopholes in the present laws and policies of the Indian judicial system and what can be done to ensure safety in cyberspace.

The book is a significant contribution to socio-legal research on online crimes targeting teenage girls and women/5(3).

and empowerment, every day the pace of crime against women is rapidly increasing. The crimes against women and their causes can be categorized under following heads. Sexual Crimes against Women in India In an age so often characterized as ―empowering‖ for women-and with so muchFile Size: KB.

According to the National Crime Records Bureau of India, reported incidents of crime against women increased % duringand a crime against a woman is committed every three minutes. According to the National Crime Records Bureau, inthere were greater thanreported incidents of crime against women, while inthere were overreported incidents, a 44% increase.

Cyber Crimes against Women in India reveals loopholes in the present laws and policies of the Indian judicial system, and what can be done to ensure safety in cyberspace.

The book is a signi­ficant contribution to socio-legal research on online crimes targeting teenage girls and women/5(3). The number of crimes against women reported in the city has more than doubled from toaccording to data from the Mumbai police. According to statistics, the number of cases registered in the city in the first seven months of this year was % higher than the same period last year.

Till July1, cases of crimes against women. Present Situation: Women are subjected to various forms of violence such as eve-teasing, sexual harassment, domestic violence, marital rape, cyber harassment, psychological harassment, discrimination, human trafficking, genital mutiliation, sexism, honour killings etc.; Reporting of crimes against women is on the rise year by year.

Rapid growth of technology and rising modernization. In this context, the book of Stephen Knapp, Crimes Against India: and the Need to Protect its Ancient Vedic Tradition, is very timely, well written and well documented. The siege on Hinduism has been going on since the first Islamic armies and Christian missionaries entered India as he clearly delineates and has continued in various forms.

Domestic violence under the Act includes actual abuse or the threat of abuse, whether physical sexual, verbal emotional or economic. Harassment by way of unlawful dowry demands to the women victim, or her relatives would also be covered under the definition of domestic violence.% during For the total number of crimes under the IPC, the share of crimes against women was % in Of the total number of crimes against women, rape offences constituted %.

The actual number of victims of rape out of 20, reported rape cases in Reported rape offences increased by % in over