Anyone who has exploited these minor girls should be booked for rape.
10 Aug 2018 12:43 AM
There are around 9,000 government-run childcare institutions and shelter homes for women/girls across India.
09 Aug 2018 6:01 AM
WCD minister asks states to build centre run by it, not NGOs.
07 Aug 2018 12:12 AM
Gandhi's suggestion came in the backdrop of the recent alleged sexual abuse of minor girls in Bihar's Muzzafarpur and UP's Deoria districts.
06 Aug 2018 5:47 PM
Govt had been of view that treaty could lead to harassment of women escaping marital discord or domestic violence.
02 Aug 2018 8:47 AM
Says she was embarrassed by her own lack of knowledge.
31 Jul 2018 1:03 AM
Maneka Gandhi also announced that in future all official communication will use the term TGs for transgenders.
30 Jul 2018 9:30 PM
Besides prevention, rescue and rehabilitation, the bill covers aggravated forms of trafficking such as forced labour, begging and marriage.
27 Jul 2018 2:45 AM
Naidu, who is the Chairman of the Upper House, said even the official residence of the Vice President of India is facing monkey menace.
25 Jul 2018 1:11 AM
Gandhi had said the government would have to derecognise the organisation if it continued to defy the revised guidelines.
18 Jul 2018 6:41 AM
Maneka Gandhi asked state govts to ensure that all child care institutions get registered and linked to CARA within a month.
17 Jul 2018 9:12 AM
Ms Gandhi expressed her displeasure at the slow pace of police investigation in the case.
13 Jul 2018 7:35 AM
Provision to tax gifted assets was made under the assumption that wives, daughter-in-law would normally not have independent taxable income.
10 Jul 2018 4:05 PM
DCW chief Swati Maliwal to issue notice to Delhi police and Tihar jail authorities to expedite execution of the rapists.
10 Jul 2018 2:32 AM
The women performed several prenatal yoga asanas under the guidance of a teacher.
21 Jun 2018 5:05 PM
The kits are designed to carry out immediate medical investigation and aid in furnishing evidence in sexual assault and rape cases.
20 Jun 2018 8:15 AM
WCD minister Maneka Gandhi had last week said that the NRI marriages would need to be registered within 48 hours.
15 Jun 2018 2:08 AM
The ministry had earlier constituted an Integrated Nodal Agency (INA) to look into matrimonial disputes involving NRI's.
07 Jun 2018 12:45 PM
State governments are procuring the rape investigation kits with financial support under the Nirbhaya Fund, she said.
07 Jun 2018 6:43 AM
The move comes after the air hostess met the Union Women and Child Development (WCD) minister in New Delhi on Monday.
04 Jun 2018 3:51 PM