One-third of married women in India experience spousal violence: Study
Sunday, November 11, 2018, 5:40 PM
Almost one-third of all married women in India have experienced spousal violence with wife-beating accepted by many women, says a study which calls gender-based violence as one of most serious-concerns in the country. The study was conducted by Vadodara-based NGO 'SAHAJ' in collaboration with 'Equal Measures 2030', global partnership of nine civil society and private sector organisations with its secretariat in the United Kingdom.
Husband of Delhi air hostess who killed herself beat me: Ex-Miss India
Thursday, September 20, 2018, 10:48 AM
A former Miss India winner has alleged that Gurugram software engineer Mayank Singhvi had assaulted her in the past. Singhvi's air hostess wife Anissia Batra had allegedly committed suicide this year over domestic violence and dowry harassment. The unnamed pageant winner claimed she was earlier engaged to Singhvi, but broke up with him when he chased her with a knife.