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Former Congress minister's daughter files complaint against father; DCW rescues woman

Rajkumar Chauhan was a four-term MLA during the Sheila Dikshit government in the national capital.

Dec 29, 2020, 20:13 PM IST

DCW chief asks Delhi LG to fast track two rape cases, ensure death penalty for accused

A 12-year-old girl was raped and assaulted in August and is still hospitalized in AIIMS. The 90-year-old woman, raped on September 7, was also subjected to vicious beatings and gruesome rape by a 37-year-old man, said the DCW chief.

Sep 09, 2020, 18:10 PM IST

Mentally disturbed woman rescued from near Rashtrapati Bhavan by DCW

The Delhi Commission For Women (DCW) on Sunday said it rescued a 35-year-old mentally disturbed woman apparently roaming naked near the Rashtrapati Bhavan.

Aug 31, 2020, 00:03 AM IST

DCW rescues woman chained, tortured by husband in Delhi's Trilokpuri: Watch

The DCW said that they are in the process of filing an FIR in the case.

Aug 25, 2020, 20:05 PM IST

Delhi man sells 2.5-month-old daughter for Rs 40000, gets arrested along with 3 others

In a gut-wrenching incident, a father in the national capital sold his minor daughter for Rs 40,000 as he couldn't afford money for the treatment of his other children. The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) and the Delhi Police conducted a joint operation and rescued the girl.

Aug 13, 2020, 20:59 PM IST

DCW rescues 19 differently-abled senior citizens living in pitiable condition at old age home in Nangloi

DCW chairperson Swati Maliwal and Delhi Women and Child Development Minister Rajendra Pal Gautam were present during the surprise check.

Aug 01, 2020, 07:19 AM IST

Unnao rape survivor accident case: No murder charge on MLA Kuldeep Sengar, aides

In its chargesheet, the agency charged Sengar and all others named accused in the FIR under sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) related to criminal conspiracy and criminal intimidation.

Oct 11, 2019, 22:39 PM IST

Sex racket busted in Delhi's Aman Vihar, four arrested

The DCW received a call on women's helpline 181 about a prostitution racket being run from a house in his neighbourhood in Aman Vihar, it said.

Apr 20, 2019, 06:44 AM IST

DCW helps woman recover money she was duped of by placement agency

The commission said it immediately set up a team and a counsellor was sent to meet the woman. She was then taken to the police station to file a complaint. 

Feb 10, 2019, 17:45 PM IST

DCW rescues minor being forced into marriage in Delhi

The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Monday rescued a minor girl who was being "forcibly" married to a much older man.

Dec 11, 2018, 08:21 AM IST

Manish Sisodia directs DCW to conduct social audit of shelter homes in city

Manish Sisodia directed the Delhi Commission of Women to conduct a social audit of shelter homes in the city through an external agency.

Dec 06, 2018, 22:26 PM IST

9 girls missing from Delhi shelter home, Dy CM orders suspension of officers

An FIR has been registered by the police, she said and a probe is underway.

Dec 04, 2018, 07:16 AM IST

Nine minor girls go missing from shelter home in east Delhi, two WCD officials suspended

The shelter home - Sanskar Ashram - is in east Delhi's Dilshad Garden locality.

Dec 03, 2018, 20:32 PM IST

#MeToo movement: DCW launches separate email id to report cases of sexual harassment

The DCW has set up a separate email id for reporting the complaints at metoodcw@gmail.Com. One can also call 181 for any assistance regarding the same, the DCW said in a statement. 

Oct 14, 2018, 16:12 PM IST

DCW issues notice to Transport Commissioner, Delhi Police after harassment of college student on DTC buses

The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Wednesday issued a notice to Transport Commissioner and Delhi Police over harassment of a college student on a DTC bus. 

Oct 03, 2018, 20:58 PM IST

DCW chief Swati Maliwal terms SC verdict on adultery 'anti-women', says people now have a licence to have illegitimate ties

SC had unanimously struck down Section 497 of the IPC dealing with the offence of adultery, holding it manifestly arbitrary, archaic and violative of the rights to equality and equal opportunity to women.

Sep 28, 2018, 10:26 AM IST

Crime rates escalating due to delay in justice: Nirbhaya's mother

Asha Devi, the mother of the 2012 gang rape victim (Nirbhaya), comments come in the wake of the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) issuing a notice to the Tihar Jail authorities over the delay in the execution of the accused.

Sep 11, 2018, 13:42 PM IST

DCW issues notice to Tihar Jail over delay in execution of Nirbhaya rape-murder convicts

Delhi Commission for Women Chief Swati Maliwal had earlier also claimed the long winding legal process allowed the criminals to feel they can get away with such henious crimes. 

Sep 10, 2018, 15:46 PM IST

Report any untoward incident to us before it reaches media: Delhi govt to schools

The directive has been given so that quick action can be taken and also there is no "embarrassment" to the education department.

Aug 12, 2018, 12:39 PM IST

'You are so cute that anyone will tease you', Delhi school teacher's reply to class 4 student on sexual abuse complaint

A case under POSCO Act has been registered against the three accused senior students.

Aug 07, 2018, 12:12 PM IST