More than 30% of women victims of domestic violence in five states including Kashmir

10 Indian States with Most Domestic Violence Cases

The National Family Health Survey (NFHS) in 22 states and union territories of India has yielded shocking results. According to the survey results, about 40 percent of women in Bihar suffered physical and sexual violence at the hands of their husbands. The NFHS found in its survey that the worst cases in cases of domestic … Read more

Shehla Rashid reveals tale of domestic abuse by father

The father of former JNU student Shehla Rashid has accused him of treason. After this, Shehla also made serious allegations against the father. She said that father Abdul Rashid Shora himself is corrupt and used to beat his mother. In a tweet, Shehla said his father Abdul Rashid Shoura was barred from going to the … Read more

घरेलू हिंसा की शिकार महिलाओं को बनना होगा खुद का हौसला

One in four women experience violence before age 50: Study

भारत जैसा देश जंहा युगों से महिलाओं को देवी का रूप में माना जाता है और उसकी पूजा की जाती है। उसी देश में अब महिलाओं पर अत्याचार, हिंसा  और शोषण जैसी अमानवीय घटनाएं आम होती जा रही हैं। पूरे देश में महिलाएं हर जगह, हर समय, हर क्षण, हर परिस्थिति में हिंसा (घरेलू हिंसा) के किसी भी रूप का शिकार … Read more

Gender Based Violence in Bihar: Progress and challenges in the last 15 years

Gender Based Violence in Bihar: Progress and challenges in the last 15 years

Women and Gender based Violence in Bihar || WOMEN IN DOMESTIC SPACES || DOMESTIC VIOLENCE || While overall crime rates have decreased in the state, crimes against women have increased (Satija, 2013). According to the most recent National Family Health Survey (2015-16), 33% of ever married women aged 15 – 49 in India have experienced … Read more

Tech Can Be Used for Domestic Violence – But It Can Save Survivors Too

Courtesy: There was a time when domestic violence was only used to mean cases and situations where someone – usually known to the victim – physically attacked the other. In these cases, it was usually between spouses, parents to their kids and such other associations. However, that explanation of this ugly concept has since … Read more