Last Updated: Monday, February 04, 2013, 22:12
As government brings an ordinance on crimes against women, Parliamentary committee examining a similar bill, decided to seek views of Rajya Sabha Chairman on whether legislation was still "alive".
Last Updated: Sunday, February 03, 2013, 21:25
PDP`s Mufti Mohammad Sayeed dubbed rejection of Justice J S Verma committee`s recommendation on AFSPA as "unfortunate" saying it reflected double standards in Centre`s resolve to uphold women dignity.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 02, 2013, 00:08
Union Cabinet on Friday recommended promulgation of an ordinance to amend the criminal law with focus on crime against women by incorporating some of the suggestions of Justice J S Verma Committee.
Last Updated: Monday, January 28, 2013, 22:18
The government has convened a meeting of state education departments to deliberate upon a panel`s recommendations on improving teacher education programmes.
Last Updated: Monday, January 28, 2013, 15:00
Former IPS officer-turned-social activist Kiran Bedi today said she fully supported the Justice Verma recommendations for amending the law related to sexual harassment.
Last Updated: Friday, January 25, 2013, 21:24
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah met Governor N N Vohra and discussed the report of the Justice J S Verma panel which recommends changes in the criminal justice system to protect women.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 23, 2013, 23:31
Justice JS Verma Committee has recommended framing of laws to disqualify politicians who issue statements "reinforcing gender bias".
Last Updated: Monday, January 07, 2013, 17:00
JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav on Monday described as "shallow" remarks of RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat about women, saying they only showed the thinking of the people making them.
Last Updated: Saturday, January 05, 2013, 21:21
Congress on Saturday submitted its suggestions on stringent laws for crimes against women to Justice J S Verma Committee even as it disfavoured chemical castration of rapists.
Last Updated: Monday, December 31, 2012, 18:10
Amid demands for convening of special session of Parliament to pass stringent laws on crime against women, government said decision be taken after Justice Verma Committee, submits its recommendations.
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