Railways to introduce all India helpline for women next month

 Women travelling in trains can now hope for safer trips with Railways today saying it would introduce an all India helpline for them to send an alarm to the nearest railway station in times of distress.

Women safety central issue, not full statehood for Delhi: Kiran Bedi

 A day after joining BJP, former IPS officer Kiran Bedi on Friday said that full statehood for Delhi was not the "central" issue even as she stressed on the need for ensuring women's security and cleanliness in the city.

DNA: Zee Media Exclusive - Punsari, India's No 1 village

Zee Media Exclusive - Punsari, India's No 1 village that offers Wi-Fi connectivity, has air-conditioned primary schools equipped with CCTV cameras. This dream village, Punsari, exists in Gujarat's Himmatnagar.

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Now, you can lodge FIRs on running trains!

Under a new initiative, passengers will now be able to register an FIR in the train itself, instead of halting their journey to register it at the nearest GRP station.

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Rajnath Singh launches women safety mobile app 'Himmat' in Delhi
Rajnath Singh launches women safety mobile app 'Himmat' in Delhi

In a bid to curb rise in crimes against women in the national capital, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday launched a mobile phone-based application "Himmat".

Uber assures transport dept of complying with new rules

 Uber, a US-based cab service provider which was banned earlier this month by Delhi Government, today gave a representation before the transport department assuring that they will comply with the new rules for plying of its taxis in the national capital.

DNA: Humanity dead as Delhi acid attack victim screams for help for twenty mins

A CCTV footage shows how two men on a motorcycle threw acid on a woman doctor today in West Delhi's Rajouri Garden. The footage also shows the lack of humanity in people as the woman shouted for help for twenty minutes but no one in the busy market place came to her rescue.

Under-fire Uber ramps up rider safety

Uber is ramping up driver background checks and other security measures worldwide after the smartphone-focused car-sharing service was banned in New Delhi following the alleged rape of a passenger.

Two years after December 16 gang-rape, women feel no safer in Delhi
Two years after December 16 gang-rape, women feel no safer in Delhi

On a cold, rainy Sunday night, two policemen in khaki uniforms and fluorescent yellow jackets stand among commuters at a bus shelter in the Indian capital, occasionally stepping out to stop passing buses and climbing on board to conduct inspections.

Delhi cab rape case: Only 6 radio taxi firms licenced to operate in capital, rest barred

Reacting to the outroar following the rape of a 25-year-old woman by a cab driver, the Delhi government on Monday came down on radio taxi services allowing only six companies to operate in the national capital.

Delhi cab rape case: 'Driver's character certificate issued by police fake'

A 'character certificate' purportedly issued in the name of an Additional DCP of the Delhi Police in August this year to the driver accused in the Uber rape case has given a new twist to the case on Monday even as Delhi Police Commissioner termed it as fake and ordered an inquiry into it.

Cops considering filing FIR against Uber in rape case

Delhi Police is considering filing an FIR against Uber as investigators probing the rape of a 27-year-old woman have found "criminal negligence" and "abetment" to crime by the US-based cab company whose General Manager was grilled today.

Delhi cab rape case: Mahila Congress demand stern action against culprits

Questioning Modi Government's claims of 'Achche din' in India, the Mahila Congress workers on Monday staged a protest against increasing number of crimes against women and demanded stern action against the culprits.

Delhi cab rape case: Congress slams BJP over women safety

Congress on Monday attacked the government over the alleged rape of 27-year-old girl by a cab driver,saying nothing has happened "on ground" regarding women safety, as promised by the BJP during the election campaign.

Watch: Short film `Ashamed` sends strong message against eve-teasing
Watch: Short film `Ashamed` sends strong message against eve-teasing

At a time when concerns about women safety still looms large, a short film against eve-teasing has gone viral on Internet.

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.