Removing inner-wear of a woman is not attempt to rape: Indian High Court

The Rajasthan High Court ruling in a 33-year-old case has stated that the act of removing a minor girl’s inner wear and making oneself naked will not attract the offence of ‘attempt to commit rape’. In the case dating back to March 9, 1991, in Todaraisingh, Tonk district, the complainant’s six-year-old granddaughter was accosted by the accused, Suvalal, around 8 pm when she had gone out to drink water. Suvalal forcefully took the child into a nearby dharamshala, where he took off her inner wear and undressed himself. When the…

BML Munjal University Plants Native Trees to Nurture Nature on World Environment Day

National: On the occasion of World Environment Day, BML Munjal University (BMU) organized a tree plantation drive on its campus to reinforce its commitment to environmental sustainability. The Environment Club, along with students, faculty and staff members, planted trees of native species, aiming to increase the green cover and preserve biodiversity. Recognizing the critical role of restoring ecosystems, BMU’s initiative is aligned with this year’s World Environment Day theme, ‘Land Restoration, Desertification and Drought Resilience’. As an institution of higher learning, BMU recognizes its pivotal role in shaping future leaders who…

LG ELECTRONICS CELEBRATES GLOBAL VOLUNTEER DAY ON WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY WITH SUSTAINABILITY INITIATIVES

NEW DELHI –World Environment Day 2024 (June 5) – with the slogan “Our land. Our future. We are #GenerationRestoration.” – is focused on the importance of land restoration, combating desertification, and enhancing resilience against droughts. To successfully confront and overcome such immense environmental challenges, it is vital for companies, especially those with a global presence, to step up and lead the way. As an organization that is concerned with the wellbeing of people and the planet, LG proactively integrates responsible practices and technologies into its operations worldwide. The company also supports a better future by developing…

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)- Indian Institute of Petroleum (IIP) celebrates National Technology Day

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research(CSIR)- Indian Institute of Petroleum (IIP) celebrated the ‘National Technology Day‘ on 10th May 2024. India celebrates its National Technology Day on 11th May each year to signify the technical prowess India achieved . It also inspires young minds and creates awareness of the technological supremacy of the country. Dr. D.K. Aswal, Director, Health, Safety and Environment Group, BARC, Mumbai graced the celebration. He delivered a lecture on “Nuclear Energy for a Clean Environment and a Sustainable Future”. In his lecture, Dr Aswal clarified various myths associated…

World Press Freedom Day 2024: Upholding the Guardians of Truth

Highlighting Environmental Issues: Informing the public about environmental challenges and potential solutions is more crucial now than ever. Journalists play a pivotal role in holding corporations and governments accountable for their environmental actions. The press has the power to influence concrete actions to address urgent environmental issues like climate change and biodiversity loss. History of World Press Freedom Day: World Press Freedom Day was established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1993, following a proposal at UNESCO’s General Conference in 1991. Its inception stemmed from the Windhoek Declaration, a…

Workshop on sensitization of Women Employees of Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region on “ Self Defence

Joint Secretary, MDoNER, Smt Anuradha S. Chagti  Chairperson of the Internal Complaints Committee along with Ms Monalisa Dash JS, Smt Suchita Gupta,  SA held a session with all women employees of the Ministry  of Development of North Eastern Region and CISF officers posted in Vigyan Bhawan Annexe complex on women related issues including self-defence techniques. The external member of the committee Ms Vaishali Dhoot was also in attendance along with other members of the committee. Ms Dhoot is CEO of Streebal Foundation. She is a veteran Self-Defence Instructor and 4th…