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With Pension for Acid Attack Survivors, ‘Chhapaak’ Serves ‘Purpose’: Filmmaker Meghna Gulzar

Filmmaker Meghna Gulzar is over-the-moon with her latest directorial "Chhapaak" as she says the movie has succeeded to serve its "purpose" after Uttarakhand announced...

Cinema Has the Power to Bring Social Change: Vikrant Massey

With four films in the pipeline, and his latest film "Chhapaak" having released on Friday, actor Vikrant Massey says with every new project he...

Actor Vikrant Massey Hopes ‘Chhapaak’ Starts Conversation on Acid Attack

BY ARUNDHUTI BANERJEE Bollywood actor Vikrant Massey plays a pivotal role in the upcoming film "Chhapaak", which addresses the crime of acid violence on women....

I am Not Doing ‘Chhapaak’ Because it is By a Female Director: Deepika Padukone

BY NATALIA NINGTHOUJAM When Deepika Padukone unveiled her look in "Chhapaak", based on the life of an acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal, people saw the...

Acid Attack Is One Of The Most Heinous Crimes: Vikrant Massey

BY ARUNDHUTI BANERJEE Bollywood actor Vikrant Massey plays a pivotal role in the Deepika Padukone-starrer "Chhapaak", which is based on the real-life story of acid...

Kolkata Woman throws acid on a man from her shop, 4 Pedestrians injured

Kolkata, April 16, 2017: A woman was arrested for allegedly throwing acid from her shop injuring at least four pedestrians, including a civic volunteer,...

No longer called acid victims- ‘Living with honor by Sheroes Cafe’

March 07, 2017: It is often remarked that it is the face and not the woman is the attraction – perhaps this may be true...

This is how acid attack victims clung with New media full-throatedly

Feb 26, 2017: Over a long period of time, Social media as the new media has been criticized for disintegrating people to connect with...

Two men sentenced to Life for throwing Acid on Women in Gurugram

Gurugram, Feb  9, 2017: A court here on Wednesday sentenced two men to life for throwing acid on a woman in this Haryana industrial...

Preeti A. Rathi Murder: India’s First Death Verdict in an Acid Attack case in Mumbai

MUMBAI, September 09, 2016: On Thursday, a Mumbai Special Court declared a death penalty verdict to a Delhi man, Ankur Narayanlal Panwar, for hurling acid...

UK doctors cure acid attack victims on holidays

A team of British and Danish scientists have made a way to make holidays more productive . The team travel around the world on holidays...

Akhilesh assures help to acid attack victims’ cafe in Agra

Agra: UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday visited the Sheroes Hang-Out, a cafe near the Taj Mahal run by acid attack victims, and...

Acid-attack: the societal burn

By Nithin Sridhar The Supreme Court on Wednesday took to task four state governments for not complying with its directives regarding the treatment and rehabilitation...

New policy for acid attack victims in making: Maneka Gandhi

New Delhi: The government has started working towards new policies to support acid attack victims, where the whole of the attacker's family has to compensate...

Acid attacks: Stemming the free flow of toxicity

By Ridham Gambhir He slowly broke the seal of the bottle with his gloved hands and tapped the man sitting ahead of him. The girl...

AAP to provide employment to acid attack survivors

By NewsGram Staff Writer In a series of measures taken to benefit acid attack survivors, the Aam Admi Party led Delhi Government has decided to...

Government to soon monitor acid sale online

By NewsGram Staff Writer Expressing concern over the increasing incidents of acid attacks on women, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today announced that a system...

How loopholes in government’s policies are failing the acid attack survivors

  By Purnima Pahuja Geeta was only 22-year-old when a miscreant threw acid on her face after she objected to his sexual advances. “After such an incident...

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