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DCW chief roots for strict laws against NRI men abandoning

Delhi Commission for Women chairperson Swati Maliwal today sought strict laws against NRI men abandoning their Indian brides. She also batted for an NRI commission at the national level to safeguard the rights of such women. "If today a man abandons his bride ... Business Standard, 20 hours ago

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DCW chief writes to Arun Jaitley, asks him to make sanitary napkins tax-free

Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal has written a letter to Union Minister Arun Jaitley, in which she requested his intervention on making sanitary napkins exempt from the GST bill. "The better half of our population has been bestowed with the gift ...
 DNA2 months ago DCW urges Centre to make sanitary napkins tax-free under GST  Business Standard2 months ago Delhi Commission for Women urges Jaitley to make sanitary napkins tax-free  First Post.com2 months ago DCW urges Jaitley to make sanitary napkins tax-free  Sify2 months ago

NCW notice to Kamal Hassan: time to revisit the rape victim-naming law?

The decision of the National Commission for Women (NCW) to issue a notice to Tamil film star Kamal Hassan – for disclosing the identity of a Kerala film star who was gangraped in a moving car – has reopened the debate on whether the identity of ...
 catchnews.com6 days ago NCW to ask Kamal Haasan to apologise for naming actress  Deccan Herald1 week ago

Former CJI Justice Dattu asks media to avoid sensationalism

National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) chairperson and former Chief Justice of India Justice H L Dattu on Thursday emphasised that the media should steer clear of sensationalism and proactive journalism to become genuine protectors of human rights. He was ...
 Deccan Herald4 weeks ago NHRC chairperson highlights role of media in protection of human rights  Sify4 weeks ago Rights panel chief says police must not mediate in realty disputes  Deccan Herald1 month ago Walayar girls’ death: Police report points to suicide  Mathrubhumi1 month ago

Delhi shelter home horror: DCW seeks report

The Delhi Commission of Women (DCW) on Friday instituted an enquiry and sought detailed reasons into the demolition of a Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board (DUSIB) night shelter for women and children, after which over hundreds were rendered shelter-less ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Triple talaq unconstitutional; violates rights of Muslim women: Allahabad HC

Reacting strongly to triple talaq, the Allahabad High Court on Tuesday said the rights of any individual cannot be violated in the name of ‘personal law’. The court further said the basic and human rights cannot be exploited on the basis of ...
 DNA2 months ago Triple talaq about gender discrimination, not religion or politics: BJP  Sify2 months ago

Did Panjab University expel a female PhD scholar to shield a Dean's son?

The PhD scholar who was expelled by Panjab University has written to the National Commission for Women over wrongful termination of her thesis. She has alleged that the probe regarding a sexual harassment complaint by her, was biased as it involved the son of ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago

Gurgaon gang rape: NHRC sends notice to Haryana top cops

The National Human Rights Commission has issued notices to Haryana’s director general of police and the Gurgaon police commissioner over the alleged gang rape of a 23-year-old woman in the industrial area of Manesar. The Commission observed on Tuesday that the incident makes it clear that ‘night patrolling on the road by the police was not being done’. The woman was allegedly raped on May 29 by three men in Manesar, a short distance away from the bustling millennium town of ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago NHRC issues notice to Delhi Police in shelter molestation case  catchnews.com2 months ago Gurgaon gangrape: NHRC sends notice to Haryana DGP, police  Business Standard1 month ago Gurgaon gangrape: NHRC notice to Haryana DGP, police  Business Standard1 month ago

Number of members in Haryana women's commission: ZERO

Haryana has never had the best reputation when it comes to crimes against women. Making matters worse, the Haryana State Commission for Women is more or less non-existent – at present, it has zero members. The tenure of Kamlesh Panchal as chairperson ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago

SHRC orders probe into exploitation in the guise of religious practices

Thiruvananthapuram: The State Human Rights Commission has ordered an investigation into the incidents of sexual exploitationtaking place in the guise of religious rituals at different parts of the state. Commission acting chairman P Mohandas has ordered the ...
 Mathrubhumi2 months ago NEET: Human Rights Commission registers suo motu case  Mathrubhumi2 months ago
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