Women safety: Delhi govt merely 'shuttling files', says HC

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday pulled up the city government for dilly-dally on the issue of women's safety in the capital and said it was merely "shuttling files" from one department to another without any result.

Woman paraded half-naked: Mahila Congress to send team to Thuravad

Attacking the BJP government for failing to provide security to women, Rajasthan Mahila Congress Wednesday said it will send a seven-member team to Thuravad village in Rajsamand on Thursday to prepare a report on the incident where a woman was allegedly paraded half-naked.

Video: How Mumbaikars react when mini-skirt clad woman walks on city streets alone
Video: How Mumbaikars react when mini-skirt clad woman walks on city streets alone

Similar to the New York girl, who walked the streets for nearly 10 hours as a social experiment, to check whether men ogle at her or not, a young team back in the country decided to come up with a video of a woman roaming in Mumbai city.

'Going Home' a special short film, says Alia Bhatt
'Going Home' a special short film, says Alia Bhatt

If the masses loved her in movies like “Highway” and “Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania”, Alia Bhatt has again won many a heart. Her latest short film “Going Home”, based on women’s safety, has gone viral on social networking site. The actress says the film is close to her.

Seven-yr-old girl molested in SW Delhi school

A seven-year-old girl was allegedly molested by a 24-year-old man inside the premises of her school in southwest Delhi's Dwarka area, police said on Thursday.

Schools in Bundi, Rajasthan to teach self defense to girls

Schools in Bundi, Rajasthan have started to impart self defense training to girls to make them self reliant.

Zee Media Special: Delhi girls can no more shy away from helmets

Zee Media has started an all new initiative on generating traffic awareness among the women in Delhi by asking them to wear a helmet even if they are on the back seat of a two wheeler. It will soon be made a rule in Delhi by the traffic police.

ABVP announces poll agenda, women safety among top issues

Safety of women inside university's campus is one of the many issues with which Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), a student organisation of Delhi University, will be going to the upcoming students union elections.

DNA: Constant harassment and stalking forces Rohtak girls to commit suicide

Continuous harassment and stalking by a group of youths allegedly forced two teenage girls to commit suicide in Haryana's Rohtak district on Monday.

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Delhi Police to get Rs 40 cr under women safety programme

Delhi Police will get Rs 40 crore to implement the United Nations Women Safe City project to put in place enhanced security apparatus for women in the national capital.

US Senators ask Modi to combat gender-based violence in India

Sharing India`s "shock and horror" over the brutal rape and murder of two girls in Uttar Pradesh, ten influential US Senators have asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take immediate action to combat gender-based violence and improve the safety of women in the country.

India - No country for girls!

Can I walk on my own? Will I be safe today? Do I actually have the right to live freely? These are just some questions I ask myself every day.

There has been an unprecedented number heinous acts committed against women lately, whether it be rape or domestic violence. Justice is still pending for countless women in the country and the nation has failed to deliver what it promised since Independence - equality and justice for all.

Congress attacks Narendra Modi for not including women`s safety in 10-point agenda

Congress today attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not including the issue of women`s safety in the 10-point agenda announced by him.

I also feel unsafe; wish to spread message of safety: Sakshi Tanwar

Popular TV actress Sakshi Tanwar is set to narrate the 2012 Delhi gangrape case on reality-based TV show `Crime Patrol` from a woman`s point of view once again, sources said here today.

Naked, headless body of an unidentified women found

A naked and headless body of a unidentified woman has been recovered from a bag near bus shelter in Janakpuri area of west Delhi here, police said on Thursday.

For women safety: Robocop to stop perverts on trains in Japan

In an unusual move, the Japanese police has recruited a `Robocop` on public trains to protect women commuters from perverts.

Vadodara Police to ferry women stranded on road at night

Women unable to get autos or taxis to reach home after 8 PM will now get a helping hand from city police which has decided to provide free transport facility for them.

Sanitation linked to women safety, dignity: Jairam Ramesh

Linking sanitation to the safety, dignity and self-respect of women, Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh Tuesday said Women Self-Help Groups should take up toilet construction as the sixth principle of National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM).

Girl unfriends boy on Facebook, is attacked with boiling water

It`s hard to imagine `unfriending` a friend could lead to an attack. But this is what has happened in this district of Bihar, leaving everyone shocked.

The city we have started to fear

In our cities are bubbles; the deceiving ‘secure’ bubbles; bubbles that look like glass offices, bubbles that are gated apartment complexes and bubbles that are embellished with disco lights and artsy décor, serviced by valets and secured by beefy bouncers.