100 women per day 40 minors per day

36,735 – 2014 34,651 – 2015 38,947 – 2016 Total: 1,10,333 (2014-2016) Do you know what these numbers are for? The number of Rape Cases registered in India. Just the registered rape cases, mind you. This does not include those cases which are classified as sexual assault not amounting to rape. And this definitely does […]

Kathua Judgement: Justice for Asifa, but we need to introspect more

6 out the 7 accused in the Kathua rape-murder case of an 8 year old little girl have been convicted. The special court has convicted the 6 accused including Sanjhi Ram (the mastermind), Deepak Kahjuria, Surinder Verma, Pravesh Doshi, Tilak Raj and Anand Dutta Verma. The Kathua rape-murder case was unique in many aspects. A […]

SPEAK: YOUR VOICE MATTERS

By Sudeepta Sarangi My friends keep asking me that why we see so much negativity on social media. Why don’t you share some positive news? Is nothing good happening in the country ? Well yes, I am sure that so many good things are definitely happening. But when in the last few days we came […]

WHEN WE TALK ABOUT RAPE

Two girls Akanksha Sinha and Poorvika Mehra took to stage to explain consent by way of reciting a poem titled, “When We Talk About Rape“. The poem asserts on how a survivor of sexual assault and/or rape battle not just physical trauma but mental illness as well, as a result. The gist of Sinha and […]

Is India Really Safe For Women?

Every day in every walks of life we have come across women who have been abused, stalked, molested or groped, and I am not even talking about the acid attacks which are a norm and rapes which are going on like an epidemic. And yet we still question whether India is safe for women? Is […]