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National Commission for Women

NCW for stern action against cops

NHRC also serves notice to chief secy and DGP, seeks detailed report of case.

19 Sep 2019 1:50 AM

Unnao rape case: NCW request UP Police to ensure fair and speedy probe

The Commission has also demanded that the NCW should be kept apprised at every stage of the investigation.

29 Jul 2019 3:27 PM

Dr Payal suicide case: All 3 accused sent to police custody till May 31

The Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) has suspended the three doctors.

29 May 2019 9:36 AM

'Threatening to kill me': Pune teen seeks women commission's help from parents

The girl was allegedly threatened for falling in love with a lower caste boy, police said.

10 May 2019 1:08 PM

27-year-old Kerala woman starved to death for dowry: NCW demands strict action

Asking suo motu cognizance of the media report titled 'starved for dowry, woman dies at 20 kg', the NCW has issued a letter to Police.

01 Apr 2019 7:25 PM


Pollachi rape scandal: Celebs raises voice for victims

The case, which triggered widespread outrage, has been transferred to the CB-CID now.

14 Mar 2019 2:38 AM

'Virgin girls like sealed bottles': Jadavpur varsity prof posts on FB, triggers row

The post, 'Virgin Bride – Why Not?' was taken down later but Sarkar continued to defend his statement.

15 Jan 2019 11:14 AM

Women's panel asks Haryana top cop for probe details in CBSE topper gang rape case

NCW chairperson said the commission strongly condemns the incident and has written to BS Sandhu, seeking an update in the matter.

15 Sep 2018 8:20 PM

BJP MP seeks National Commission for men to look into ‘suffering at hands of wives’

BJP MP claimed that he got wide support from men across country after he proposed it during the monsoon session in Parliament last month.

03 Sep 2018 3:46 PM

Bishops write to PM against move to ban confessions

Pakiam said the NCW had “abused” its powers by submitting a “one-sided” report.

28 Jul 2018 6:26 AM


Have reservations about reservation system in politics, says women panel chief

Rekha Sharma's remarks come at a time when oppn is urging govt to ensure women reservation bill is passed in Monsoon session of Parliament.

27 Jul 2018 9:02 PM

NRI marriages to be registered within 48 hrs else no passport, visa: Maneka Gandhi

The ministry had earlier constituted an Integrated Nodal Agency (INA) to look into matrimonial disputes involving NRI's.

07 Jun 2018 12:45 PM

Indecent depiction of women on digital platforms proposed to be made punishable

The amendments have been proposed keeping in mind the recent technological advancement in the field of communications.

05 Jun 2018 8:24 AM

Facebook to offer digital literacy programme for women

CPF's volunteers can effectively work with womens' groups to educate them and raise awareness on online safety.

30 May 2018 4:26 PM

State of chaos prevailed in Darjeeling, says NCW

The commission noted that notices were being issued to many civilians for striking down their names from the electoral roll.

05 May 2018 2:37 AM


Mumbai court grants bail to Mahesh Murthy for 2nd sexual offence

Murthy had filed an anticipatory bail application after another case of sexual harassment was registered against him on March 20.

08 Apr 2018 7:39 AM

Sexual harassment case filed against angel investor Mahesh Murthy

As per the complainant in the new case, Murthy allegedly sexually harassed her about 14 years ago, a senior police official said.

21 Mar 2018 2:42 PM

NCW will speak to woman ‘sexually abused’ by Hardik Patel

The complaint contains personal information about a girl who wishes to talk to the commission confidentially as she is scared to come forward.

04 Dec 2017 1:46 AM

Outsiders aggravated situation in BHU, says NCW

Regarding curfew timings, Ms Sharma said that same timings would soon be announced for both, girls and boys.

07 Oct 2017 6:11 AM

Eve-teasing rampant in BHU; same curfew timings for boys, girls: NCW

The NCW chairperson pointed out that a few boys, who are not students of BHU, have been staying 'illegally' in the university hostels.

06 Oct 2017 2:43 PM