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Why rape victims stay silent
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Why rape victims stay silent

From the outdated legal concepts under which cases of rape are tried in court, the “medical” tests that are required for proving rape, to the institutions which are supposed to stand by the survivor, it is not surprising that many women are scared or traumatised to even report incidents of sexual violence.

Sex crimes against women rampant
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Sex crimes against women rampant

News reports of rape have, unfortunately, become an everyday occurrence in our country. As the high profile Banani rape case

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