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NCW takes on Maneka, returns draft trafficking bill

NCW takes on Maneka, returns draft trafficking bill

"We can't accept this bill. If we make recommendations on it, it would mean we are accepting it in some form," said a NCW source.

Salman Khan fails to appear before NCW, files response via lawyer

Salman Khan fails to appear before NCW, files response via lawyer

 Actor Salman Khan failed to appear before the National Commission for Women (NCW) on Friday over his "raped woman" simile and filed a response to the commission's notice through his lawyers, the NCW said.

Salman Khan 'raped woman' remark: 'Sultan' skips second hearing at Maharashtra women's panel

Salman Khan 'raped woman' remark: 'Sultan' skips second hearing at Maharashtra women's panel

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan on Thursday skipped appearing before the Maharashtra State Commission for Women (MSCW) and has been summoned again on July 14, a top official said here.

Two-finger test conducted on Motihari gang-rape victim despite court's ban, says NCW report

Two-finger test conducted on Motihari gang-rape victim despite court's ban, says NCW report

A 21-year-old woman, who was allegedly gangraped in Motihari in East Champaran district in Bihar on late Wednesday, was subjected to a two-finger test despite a ban by the Supreme Court, the National Commission for Women allegedly said in its report.

Hope Salman gives a justification: Arbaaz Khan

Bollywood actor Arbaaz Khan said this evening that he hoped his brother Salman Khan comes out and gives a clarification about his controversial remark where he compared himself with a raped woman when describing the gruelling "Sultan" shoot.

Salman Khan sparks row with 'felt like a raped woman' remark; father Salim Khan 'apologises'

Salman Khan sparks row with 'felt like a raped woman' remark; father Salim Khan 'apologises'

The comment sent social media users into a tizzy, with many slamming the actor for his "callous remark" after a website, SpotboyE, carried the detailed quotes of Salman as an "interview" on Monday.

National Commission for Women team visits Murthal

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has asked the Haryana government to submit its reply regarding Murthal gang-rape incident by February 29.

Ex-cabinet secretary Alok Rawat appointed as first male member of NCW

Former Cabinet Secretary Alok Rawat has been appointed as the first male member of the National Commission for Women, filling the fourth seat in the five-member body.

NCW to shed light on surrogate mothers' exploitation, rights

 To deliberate upon the exploitation of surrogate mothers and discuss provisions to safeguard their rights, National Commission for Women (NCW) will hold a national consultation on Wednesday.

Rape laws on minor girls; SC makes NCW party to PIL

 The Supreme Court on Friday made the National Commission for Women (NCW) a party to a PIL challenging constitutional validity of a provision in rape laws that permits "intrusive sexual intercourse with a girl child aged between 15 to 18 years" by the husband.

NCW issues notice to TNCC chief Elangovan

The National Commission for Women (NCW) has issued a notice to TNCC president E V K S Elangovan for his alleged derogatory remarks regarding a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.

Activists demand gender neutral laws, Commission for Men

 Men's rights activists on Friday demanded setting up of a national-level commission for men on the lines of the National Commission for Women (NCW) to safeguard their interests.

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More trouble for AAP, Somnath Bharti accused of domestic violence

AAP Party's member and Delhi's former Law minister, Somnath Bharti has been accused of domestic violence by his wife, Lipika Mitra. National Commission for Women has sent a notice to him to present himself before them on 26th June.

Bring acid attack survivors under Disability Act: NCW

The National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Lalitha Kumaramangalam on Monday supported the proposal of bringing acid attack survivors under the Disability Act cover so as to provide them privileges in jobs and education.

Financial independence of women helps curb violence: NCW

 Financial independence of women can help curtail violence against them by as much as 90 percent, National Commission for Women chairperson Lalitha Kumaramangalam said here on Saturday.

GoMs approves giving civil court powers to NCW

The National Commission for Women (NCW) is set to get more teeth with a Group of Ministers (GoMs) headed by Arun Jaitley approving according powers of a civil court to the body.

NCW Chief condemns harassment of Bengaluru woman at Delhi airport

The National Commission for Women (NCW) Chief on Friday condemned the incident in which a woman from Bengaluru was allegedly harassed by an immigration officer at the Delhi airport.

Two held in Nadia nun gang-rape case, tweets BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi

Two held in Nadia nun gang-rape case, tweets BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi

Two persons have been held in connection with the gang-rape of septuagenarian nun in West Bengal's Nadia district, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Meenakshi Lekhi tweeted on Sunday.