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Top 25: Pakistan Violates Ceasefire in Mankot sector, Indian Army Retaliates

Pakistan has once again violated the ceasefire in Mankot sector in Poonch, Jammu and Kashmir. Indian Army retaliates effectively. Watch full video to know more.

Mar 29, 2019, 10:40 AM IST

Siddaramaiah manhandling woman row: NCW asks Karnataka DGP to probe incident

In the video, a woman is seen complaining to Siddaramaiah while the Congress veteran instead of listening to her could be seen in an agitated mood.

Jan 28, 2019, 18:51 PM IST

NCW to send notice to Rahul Gandhi over remark on Nirmala Sitharaman

Rahul Gandhi while addressing a rally in Jaipur had said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi got a woman to defend him in Parliament on Rafale fighter jet deal. 

Jan 09, 2019, 19:24 PM IST

Physical torture, no treatment for HIV patient: Women's commission report on shelter homes

Out of 26 Swadhar Greh, only one is running as per the guidelines of the scheme, according to the report submitted to the NCW by the inspection committee.

Dec 17, 2018, 15:04 PM IST

Delhi HC dismisses PIL asking NCW to inquire about #MeToo cases on social media

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed a PIL filed which sought the National Commission for Women (NCW) and Centre to take suo moto action against sexual assualt and harassment cases under #MeToo movement on the social media. 

Oct 31, 2018, 15:51 PM IST

MeToo: SC declines urgent hearing on PIL seeking FIRs based on sexual harassment allegations

The case will come up for hearing in regular course, said SC.

Oct 22, 2018, 12:17 PM IST

Women journalists covering protests outside Sabarimala temple attacked, NCW takes cognizance

At least two female reporters were injured when the protesters turned to the media vans to attack them. 

Oct 17, 2018, 16:33 PM IST

Most women go through sexual harassment, should report to police: NCW chief Rekha Sharma on #MeToo movement

In a statement, Sharma pointed out that if women who have been victims of sexual assault and harassment don't complain then the predators get a reason to do the same with other women.

Oct 10, 2018, 15:32 PM IST

NCW personally speaking to #MeToo survivors, gathers details on allegations

The statutory body also said that it will be giving an official statement on the movement on Wednesday.

Oct 09, 2018, 17:09 PM IST

NCW asks police to identify unsafe spots for women in Delhi

NCW met Delhi Police to work collectively on the issue of women safety in the national capital. 

Sep 26, 2018, 18:34 PM IST

Kerala nun rape case: Accused Jalandhar Bishop Franco Mulakkal arrives for questioning at Crime Branch office

Jalandhar Bishop Franco Mulakkal has been asked to appear before Kerala Police for questioning in connection with the case.

Sep 19, 2018, 07:41 AM IST

Kerala church writes to PM Narendra Modi, urges Centre to reject NCW proposal to abolish confessions

The Kerala bishops argued that the NCW's ''shocking'' proposal could lead to blackmailing of women.

Jul 28, 2018, 06:31 AM IST

National Commission for Women rejects survey that said India is most dangerous place for women

The survey had said women were safer in Afghanistan, Syria, Somalia and Saudi Arabia than they are in India. 

Jun 27, 2018, 08:18 AM IST

Khunti gang-rape: Two arrested, all identified, confirms police

Five women engaged in an anti-human trafficking campaign in Khunti district were abducted and gang-raped by armed men on June 22.

Jun 23, 2018, 23:02 PM IST

NCW, Airbnb to create livelihood options for northeast's women

10 women from Meghalaya, Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh will be trained by Airbnb and provided with livelihood opportunities in tourism, hospitality and other skill-oriented initiatives.
 

Jun 11, 2018, 17:56 PM IST

A doctor may just have demolished the 'semen balloon' story on Twitter

Throwing balloons at people without their consent is wrong. Don't throw balloons at people without their consent.

Mar 02, 2018, 15:14 PM IST

NCW rushes team to LSR after ‘semen-filled’ balloons thrown on students

The incident came to light when one of the students of Lady Shri Ram College reported that a balloon “filled with liquid” was thrown on her and “it dried white” on her black leggings.

Feb 28, 2018, 21:33 PM IST

Policemen not trained on how to behave with women: NCW chief on rape cases

In the wake of repeated incidents of rape and violence against women, National Commission of Women (NCW) Chirperson Rekha Sharma said that policemen need to sensitised to cases of crime.

Jan 18, 2018, 18:12 PM IST

Shocking: At least 2 women harassed at work daily in 2017, says women's panel

At least two women faced harassment at workplace daily in India in 2017, states the National Commission for Women (NCW). 

Dec 17, 2017, 12:12 PM IST

Bollywood actress molestation case: Govt seeks details from Vistara, NCW questions inaction

Police met the actress at the hotel in Mumbai where she is staying to take her statement over her allegations.

Dec 10, 2017, 12:01 PM IST