Sinha says faced tease,taunts during passage of Insurance Bill

Piloting the Insurance Amendment Bill was not just a political and professional challenge for Jayant Sinha as he also faced "teasing" and "taunts" over the stand his father as a former finance minister took on allowing foreign investment in the sector.

Mar 21, 2015, 20:34 PM IST

After gang-rape, taunts for victim at college

Faced by taunts and harassment at her college, a 17-year-old Dalit gang-rape victim has alleged that she continues to be a victim of humiliation and apathy despite a year since she was raped by four men.

Nov 08, 2013, 13:58 PM IST

US female Sikh student laughs off cruel taunts

A Sikh US university student who defended her facial hair and faith when a photo of her went viral has won a legion of fans for her dignified response.

Sep 26, 2012, 18:11 PM IST

`Mere taunts no harassment for bringing dowry`

A Delhi court has held that
"mere taunts and jibes for bringing insufficient dowry" does
not amount to causing harassment to woman or subjecting her to
cruelty for dowry, unless there is a persistent demand for it.

Apr 06, 2011, 13:03 PM IST