In June, NCW received 2,043 complaints of crimes against women; highest in 8 months

The NCW received 2,043 complaints of crimes committed against women in June, the highest in the last eight months.

Jul 03, 2020, 14:51 PM IST

NCW takes cognizance of Bhim Army chief's demeaning tweets on women, requests UP DGP to take strict action

Aazad allegedly used vulgar words in the tweets during his conversation with women on March 23, 2018, and April 16, 2018.

Jun 19, 2020, 13:13 PM IST

Hyderabad police book Jr NTR fans for abusing actress Meera Chopra

Meera Chopra had also tweeted to the National Commission for Women (NCW) about the abusive comments and threats. 

Jun 04, 2020, 07:53 AM IST

Conduct probe in Jaipur school gangrape, NCW tells Rajasthan police

A 40-year-old woman walking on foot from Sawai Madhopur to Jaipur during the nationwide lockdown was allegedly gang-raped by three men in a school in Jaipur.

Apr 27, 2020, 14:09 PM IST

NCW takes cognizance of alleged assault on Gargi college students

The girl students of Gargi college are still waiting for their molesters to get arrested. Few students from the all-girls college alleged that they were sexually assaulted on campus during their annual cultural fest, 'Reverie', this week by men who forced their way in while security guards, while the police posted in the area did nothing. The National Commission for Women (NCW) has also taken cognizance of alleged sexual assault on students of Gargi College. A team of the Commission visited the college on February 10 amid the protest rally by the students.

Feb 10, 2020, 18:48 PM IST

Case of misbehavior with Gargi College students arose in Parliament, NCW takes cognizance

Some of the female students of Gargi College have claimed that during a recent Fest in their college, Some unknown men jumped the wall and entered the college campus & disgraced the students. Female students protested outside the college campus & after which NCW took this case under their cognizance.

Feb 10, 2020, 13:50 PM IST

Hyderabad veterinary doctor rape-murder case accused sent to 14 days judicial custody; three cops suspended

The order was passed by Mandal Executive Magistrate at Shadnagar Police Station as the accused could not be produced in fast-track court at Mahabubnagar due to the non-availability of the judge and huge protest by the public outside the police station.

Nov 30, 2019, 16:49 PM IST

NCW wants inquiry into attack on DCP Monika Bhardwaj at Tis Hazari court

As many as eight lawyers and about 20 policemen including Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police (North) and two Station House Officers (SHOs) sustained injuries in the clash that took place on November 2.

Nov 08, 2019, 13:00 PM IST

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