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Crime and Rape Incidents against Women

  On 19 July 2018 at 10:42

The details of cases registered for crimes against women, including rape, from 2014 to 2016 is as below: Year No. of cases registered 2014 3,39,457 2015 3,29,243 2016 3,38,95 ...

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Stricter laws not enough, time-bound disposal of justice essential to prevent Crimes Against Women

  On 22 May 2018 at 11:55

Stricter laws not enough, time-bound disposal of justice essential to prevent Crimes Against Women: MoS (Home) Shri Hansraj Gangaram AhirUnion Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Hansraj Gangaram Ahir has said the Government, responding to publi ...


Measures to check cyber crimes in Banking System

  On 02 August 2017 at 11:32

As per data reported by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), the number of cyber crime pertaining to credit card, ATM, debit card and Internet banking shows a marginal increase of 4.4% from 13,083 in 2014-15, to 13,653 in 2016-17.RBI has issued Cyber Sec ...

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All hospitals should provide free medical treatment to acid attack/Rape victims

  On 12 March 2016 at 13:07

All hospitals should provide free medical treatment to Acid attack/Rape victims under the Criminal Law Amendment Act, 2013 Government ...

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Crimes against Children

  On 04 March 2016 at 13:38

As per National Crime Records Bureau, a total of 38,172 cases, 58,224 cases and 89,423 cases were registered under crime against children during 2012, 2013 and 2014 respectively. The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015 which ...


Large Number of Criminal Compoundable Matters were Settled in Lok Adalats held Across the Country

  On 14 September 2015 at 11:10

The National Legal Services Authority (NALSA) held Lok Adalats across the country yesterday mostly on cases relating to Criminal Compoundable matters, etc. which were settled out of the courts. The total value of settlement reached in these Lok Adala ...


Special courts for crimes against children

  On 07 August 2015 at 10:27

Section 28(1) of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012 provides that for the purposes of providing a speedy trial, the state Government shall in consultation with the Chief Justice of the High Court, by notification in the officia ...

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Reforms in Guardianship and Custody Laws

  On 24 July 2015 at 12:09

The Law Commission in its 257th Report on May, 2015, titled “ Reforms in Guardianship and Custody Laws in India” has recommended for amendments in the Guardians and Wards Act, 1890 and the Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act, 1956. The de ...

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Proposal to move Official Amendments to the Prevention of Corruption (Amendment) Bill, 2013

  On 30 April 2015 at 12:11

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, gave its approval to amend the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 by pursuing the Prevention of Corruption (Amendment) Bill, 2013, pending before the Rajya Sabha by moving official ...

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Investigation Units on Crime against Women

  On 29 April 2015 at 12:04

In order to augment the capacity of States in the domain of investigation of heinous crimes against women viz. rape, acid attack, dowry death and human trafficking etc., the Ministry of Home Affairs has proposed to set up 150 Investigative Units for ...

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