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Govt to launch web portal to assist women deserted by NRI husbands

The government will soon launch a centralised web portal which will be a repository of information on lawyers and NGOs working in this field and a list of dos and don'ts for them.

NCW seeks fair, speedy trial in Haryana gang-rape case

Taking suo motu cognisance of a brutal gang-rape in Haryana - reminiscent of the 2012 Nirbhaya gang-rape case in Delhi, the National Commission for Women has sought a fair and speedy trial in the case, its Chairperson Lalitha Kumaramangalam said on Sunday.

Politically motivated cases being fostered against AAP MLAs: Kejriwal to NCW

Politically motivated cases being fostered against AAP MLAs: Kejriwal to NCW

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday wrote to National Commission for Women (NCW) Chairperson Lalita Kumarmangalam alleging that "politically motivated" cases are being "fostered" against his party's legislators.

Bulandshahr gangrape: Doctor who conducted medical test on minor victim summoned for ill-treatment, abuse

Bulandshahr gangrape: Doctor who conducted medical test on minor victim summoned for ill-treatment, abuse

The National Commission of Women on Monday summoned a doctor who conducted medical examination of the 13-year-old victim in the Bulandshahr gangrape case for allegedly ill-treating her and asking 'awkward' questions. 

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.