safety of women

To make 8 cities safer for women, Centre eyes Rs 2919.55 crore worth projects

The proposals see projects to meet each city's requirements.

Aug 03, 2018, 23:45 PM IST

Safety of women, children top priority: Delhi Police Commissioner

After taking over as the new Delhi Police Commissioner, Amulya Kumar Patnaik on Tuesday said safety of women and children will be a top priority for police in the national capital.

Jan 31, 2017, 20:12 PM IST

Soon, panic button in cell phones for women's safety

Zee Media Bureau

Apr 12, 2016, 10:10 AM IST

DCW asks Delhi Police to ensure safety of women on Holi

Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal has requested Police Commissioner Alok Verma to ensure safety of women during the Holi celebrations.

Mar 22, 2016, 15:25 PM IST

Safety of women 'sacred duty of society as a whole': President

The rights of women to equal opportunities and a dignified life must be respected and the nation has a collective responsibility for creating the ecosystem to ensure their safety and dignity in society, President Pranab Mukherjee said on Monday.

Mar 07, 2016, 17:41 PM IST

DNA: India faces challenge of providing safety & security to women

Another challenge which the government will face in 2016 will be of providing safety and security to the women of India.

Jan 01, 2016, 22:50 PM IST

AAP govt to deploy marshals in city buses to make travel for women safer

  In order to ensure security of women in public transport, the Delhi Government has decided to deploy 2,500 marshals in buses plying in the city.

May 25, 2015, 03:31 AM IST

Women's safety app 'Mo Sathi' launched in Odisha

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday launched 'Mo Sathi', a women's safety app for the women in Odisha's twin cities of Bhubaneswar and Cuttack.

May 15, 2015, 18:16 PM IST

MHA gets Rs 62,124.52 cr in budget, a 10.2% jump

Home Ministry was on Saturday allocated Rs 62,124.52 crore in the Union Budget, a modest 10.2 per cent jump over the outlay in last fiscal, with special focus on safety of women, rehabilitation of Kashmiri Pandits and internal security.

Feb 28, 2015, 16:59 PM IST

Odisha issues guidelines for safety of women teachers

In the backdrop of the brutal burning to death of a lady teacher in Rayagada district in Odisha for raising voice against sexual harassment allegedly by a senior, the School and Mass Education department on Friday issued guidelines for the safety of women employees at workplace with immediate effect.

Jan 16, 2015, 20:21 PM IST

Five arrested in Bihar's Gaya over kidnap, gang-rape of Japanese tourist: Police

The police have arrested five men in connection with the alleged abduction and gang-rape of a 23-year-old Japanese tourist, officials said on Saturday.

Jan 03, 2015, 23:10 PM IST

Parl panel pulls up govt for not utilising Nirbhaya Fund

Criticising the government for not utilising the Nirbhaya Fund, a parliamentary panel on Tuesday asked it to restructure the women's safety scheme, saying the title was a "misnomer" as it does not include the girl child.

Dec 16, 2014, 20:03 PM IST

Women generally not safe in Delhi: Sonam Kapoor

Actress Sonam Kapoor has strongly condemned the recent sexual assault on a young woman by a taxi driver in the capital and said that Mumbai is safer than Delhi for women.

Dec 09, 2014, 16:28 PM IST

Athlete Anju Bobby George stresses need to protect women

Arjuna awardee athlete Anju Bobby George Saturday expressed concern over safety of women in the country while underlining the need to create awareness about the issue.

Aug 09, 2014, 20:21 PM IST

Youth`s wishlist for Modi: Jobs, safety of women

The country`s youth, which came out in large numbers on election day to vote, as the BJP led by Narendra Modi offered them hope, opportunities and security in a flagging economy, a shrinking job market and a seemingly uncaring state, now demands that the new government stick to its promises and deliver without failing.

May 18, 2014, 11:33 AM IST

16 per cent hike in Home Ministry`s budget

Home Ministry has received 16% jump in 2014-15 Interim Budget, among others, schemes for safety of women in Delhi and creation of special infrastructure in Naxal-affected states.

Feb 17, 2014, 17:38 PM IST

Safety of women tops Delhi CM`s priority list

Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi after a meeting with Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said that Kejriwal`s priority was the safety of women in Delhi.

Dec 29, 2013, 00:47 AM IST

Delhi polls: Safety of women, job key issues for DU students

Corruption, safety of women and employment are likely to be the main issues on the minds of Delhi University students while casting their votes in the December 4 Assembly elections.

Dec 01, 2013, 13:08 PM IST

Ensure safety of women: PM`s Raksha Bandhan message

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday used the occasion of Rakhi to urge the people to commit themselves to ensuring the safety and security of women in the country.

Aug 20, 2013, 22:37 PM IST

Voices on safety

This week Bharat Bhagya Vidhata takes up the issue of safety of women in our country, and here is what people had to say about it.

Aug 19, 2013, 17:35 PM IST