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Women's panel seeks minister's help in building pink loos

The Karnataka State Commission for the Protection of Child Rights has sought the help of ministers Umashree and K J George to build pink toilets for women and girls in all districts. In a letter to the ministers and district commissioners, the panel referred ... Deccan Herald, 3 weeks ago

Mumbai blaze: Maharashtra human rights Comm seeks report from BMC

A week after the devastating fire at the Kamala Mills compound claimed 14 lives, the Maharashtra State Human Rights Commission (MSHRC) has sought a detailed report from BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC). The MSHRC has tasked BMC Municipal Commissioner ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago NHRC, Maharashtra women panel seek probe as school tells rape victim to leave  Prokerala2 months ago

Awareness on legal rights of women held

Chairperson of Manipur State Commission for Women Dr K Sobita Devi inaugurated a two day awareness programme on legal rights of women organized by Manipur State Commission for Women under the aegis of National Commission for Women at Ilongshim community hall, ...
 E Pao!4 weeks ago Women's rights body examining complaint over Hardik Patel's sex videos  Zee News2 months ago
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Budget session 2018: 28 bills in LS, 39 listed for RS

[India], Jan. 28 (ANI): As the Budget session of the Parliament begins on Monday, the Muslim Women's (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2017 related to triple talaq, the Codes of Wages Bill, 2017, Rights of Children to Free and Compulsory Education, ...
 Sify3 weeks ago Parliament winter sessions to discuss Muslim Women's (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill  Business Standard2 months ago Winter Session of Parliament: List of important bills set to be tabled for discussion  Sify2 months ago

DCW writes to Prime Minister over women's safety

[India], Feb. 3 (ANI): The Delhi Commission for Women on Saturday wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, requesting him to implement strict laws and sentence death to those who commit rape on girls younger than six months old. "A system should be ...
 Sify2 weeks ago Kerala wants Rs 200 cr central aid to meet endosulfan relief  Mathrubhumi11 hours ago

NCW chief welcomes cabinet's approval of triple talaq bill

National Commission of Women’s (NCW) acting president Rekha Sharma on Saturday welcomed the Cabinet's approval of a Bill to make instant triple talaq or talaq-e-biddat a criminal offence. “We fought because we were getting complaints regarding ...
 DNA2 months ago NCW welcomes Cabinet's nod for Bill making instant triple talaq a crime  Sify2 months ago Women Commissions welcome go ahead to triple talaq Bill  Prokerala2 months ago NCW team travels to Gujarat to speak to woman 'sexually exploited' by Hardik Patel  DNA2 months ago

NHRC issues notices authorities to Jammu and Kashmir, Chhattisgarh

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notices to authorities in Jammu and Kashmir and Chhattisgarh in connection with relief, release certificates and rehabilitation of 98 bonded labourers rescued from Samba and Reasi districts of J-K. The ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago

NHRC seeks report from Arunachal on stripping of 88 girls

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Friday asked for a detailed report within four weeks on the forced stripping of 88 girls in an Arunachal Pradesh school.The Commission took suo motu notice of media reports and issued a notice to the state Chief ...
 Prokerala2 months ago NHRC issues notice to Arunachal Govt, HRD Ministry on stripping 88 school girls  Sify2 months ago

Principal, other school staff summoned over sexual assault of minor girl

The Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights (DCPCR) on Thursday summoned the manager, principal, two teachers and ayah of the school where a four-year-old student allegedly sexually assaulted his classmate for its inquiry"Considering the seriousness ...
 Prokerala2 months ago

The man fighting for women in the military

'Women were not allowed in the Territorial Army before January 5, 2018.' 'Girls are not allowed to be admitted to Sainik Schools and Rashtriya Military schools.''Women are not allowed in army education corps, and in engineering services' (as permanent commission).'Women can't be religious preachers in the army.''There is a need to change with time.' IMAGE: Women soldiers march in the Republic Day parade. Photograph: PTI Photo Advocate Kush Kalra filed a Public Interest Litigation against the ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago
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