Rape culture in schools: The infamous Bois Locker Room case

From redefining and shaping the scope for alternative learning, platforms for voicing oneself, enhancing of social relations, community building… for all the good that it does, social media also comes with its flip side- exposure to inappropriate content that is damaging to the development and growth of young minds, toxic cultures that have a negative psychological impact and vulnerability to online predators. Continue reading Rape culture in schools: The infamous Bois Locker Room case

A rape suspect from Saidabad discovered dead on railway tracks near Jangaon

Raju, the rape and murder suspect from Saidabad, was discovered dead on the railway tracks near Ghanpur station in Telangana’s Jangaon district on Thursday. The tattoos and other identification markings on the accused’s body were used to identify his body after he died. Continue reading A rape suspect from Saidabad discovered dead on railway tracks near Jangaon

Kerala High Court Rules: Non penetrative sexual acts without consent also count as Rape

KERALA: This week Kerala High Court passed a judgement that all non-penetrative sexual acts without consent shall be considered rape under Indian law. To specify manipulating a part of the victim’s body to get the feeling or sensation of penetrating a hole can induce rape crimes as defined in Section 375 of Indian penal code. “We know in our mind that, when the body of the … Continue reading Kerala High Court Rules: Non penetrative sexual acts without consent also count as Rape