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.

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.

Feeling of unrest always in me: Kareena on women safety

Kareena Kapoor says that she no longer feels safe in Mumbai as she used to two years back and "feeling of unrest is always there in me".

Women safety: Govt invites tech solutions

In its efforts to provide security to women and elderly, the government has invited suggestions on innovative technologies and ideas from people and institutions which can be used by police.

Is Mumbai a safe city? Records say not really so!

India`s crime records have revealed that the country`s commercial capital witnessed 647 rape and 1,877 molestation cases in the last three years.

I live alone, feel scared in Delhi: Najma Heptulla

A woman BJP member on Thursday said she was scared living alone in the national capital.

Those indulging in crime against women must be ostracised: Acid attack victim Shonali

Despite India celebrating its 67th year of freedom on this Independence Day, the women in the country are yet to know the true meaning of freedom.

BJP reaches out to Muslim voters, Sushma hints at early Lok Sabha polls

Hinting at the possibility of early General Elections, Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj said on Monday that "BJP`s Mission 2014 can also be mission 2013 looking at the state of this government".

Women safety: Railways to bear 50% cost for deploying guards

The Bombay High Court directed the Railways to bear 50% of the cost incurred to deploy additional guards across railway stations and in local trains to ensure safety of women commuters.

BJP to raise electricity, women safety issues in Delhi polls

Electricity crisis and safety of women in the national capital will be among the slew of issues on which BJP will take on Congress in Delhi polls.

AAP proposes citizens` security force for women`s safety

Raising concerns over safety of women in Delhi in wake of the brutal rape of a minor girl, AAP demanded the setting up of citizens` security force.

Vast improvement needed for women`s safety: Manmohan Singh

As protests against the brutal rape of a five-year-old continue, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday said "vast improvement" was needed in the security accorded to women.