Last Updated: Saturday, March 08, 2014, 22:50
The Mumbai Police on Saturday launched a free SMS service for ensuring safety of women travelling alone or in odd hours.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 08, 2014, 16:06
President Pranab Mukherjee Saturday said that legislation alone cannot emancipate women and stressed on the need for a fundamental re-setting of mental and moral make-up, civic sense and social conduct.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 09:13
A third of women in Europe have suffered a physical or sexual assault and five percent have been raped, a major new study revealed Wednesday, uncovering "extensive human rights abuse" throughout the European Union.
Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 14:26
Incidents of rapes and molestations, which were taboo in many parts of the country such as Kolkata and Mumbai, have become frequent.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 15:19
Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said he would rather make women travelling in a bus safe than have India being a superpower.
Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 00:26
Woman assistant sub-inspector (ASI) of Delhi Police on Thursday not only saved a visually impaired girl from being kidnapped but also nabbed the man who was allegedly trying to abduct her.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 15:26
Farhan Akhtar says the poem for his campaign MARD - Men Against Rape and Discrimination - will soon be out in other languages.
Last Updated: Monday, February 17, 2014, 23:12
A committee on empowerment of women on Monday rapped the government for failing to formulate a concrete action plan to prevent the "astronomical" increase in incidents of sexual abuse and creating a safe enviornment for women.
Last Updated: Friday, February 14, 2014, 22:57
Manmohan Singh voiced concern over increase in incidents of communalism, violence against women and intolerance and prejudice in some parts of the country.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 19:55
The One Billion Rising campaign (OBR), which will see over a billion people rising to protest against violence against women, started here Thursday with Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan and former Miss India Gul Panag lending their support to the campaign.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 19:37
A 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped and strangulated to death in Chiria under the Chiria Police Station of Manoharpur block in the adjoining West Singhbhum district, police said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 17:46
Superstar Aamir Khan lent his support to end the violence against women in the global `One Billion Rising` campaign.
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