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May 25, 2017
NCW meets state commissions: Better communication links, ban on unregulated sale of acids among highlightsThe National Commission for Women (NCW) held a consultative meeting with its state counterparts to strengthen the mutual communication links and deliberate upon a series of issues concerning the fairer sex.
May 17, 2017
Triple talaq: NCW says it’s ready to submit opinion on abolition of practise if SC directsThe National Commission for Women (NCW) said on Wednesday that it was ready to submit its opinion on the abolition of triple talaq if the Supreme Court asked for it.
May 14, 2017
Haryana gangrape case: NCW demands fair, speedy trial, says Chairperson Lalitha KumaramangalamTaking suo motu cognisance of a brutal gangrape in Haryana — reminiscent of the 2012 gangrape case in Delhi, the National Commission for Women has sought a fair and speedy trial in the case, its Chairperson Lalitha Kumaramangalam said on Sunday.
May 12, 2017
NCW chief miffed over absence of woman judge in SC bench hearing triple talaq issueNew Delhi: National Commission for Women (NCW) Chairperson Lalitha Kumaramangalam questioned the absence of a woman in the Supreme Court bench hearing the triple talaq issue.
Apr 06, 2017
Pehlu Khan killed by gau rakshaks in Alwar: Rajasthan home minister defends the mobRajasthan Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria's reaction to Pehlu Khan's death by cow vigilantes was that it was "alright" that some people who were illegally transporting animals were caught.
Feb 08, 2017
Delhi's Asha Kiran Home: As crimes against mentally-challenged continue, policy and social intervention requiredThe gross human rights violations taking place in mental institutions across the country, mostly towards women patients, need immediate intervention both at social as well as a policy level
Jan 03, 2017
Bengaluru molestation: NCW issues notices to Abu Azmi, G Parameshwara for sexist remarksThe National Commission for Women (NCW) on Tuesday issued notices to Karnataka Home Minister G Parameshwara and Samajwadi Party leader Abu Azmi for allegedly making sexist comments regarding the molestation of women by a mob on New Year's Eve.
Dec 04, 2016
22-year-old woman shot dead in marriage hall in Bhatinda, accused on the runA 22-year-old performer, performing on stage in a marriage function was shot dead in cold blood in a marriage hall in Bhatinda for reportedly snubbing a man who demanded she danced with him.
Sep 29, 2016
Jokes about Tannishtha Chatterjee's skin tone 'pathetic, deplorable', says NCWThe National Commission for Women on Thursday, 29 September, slammed a comedy TV show for allegedly making fun of the skin tone of actress Tannishtha Chatterjee and said it is exploring avenues to initiate action on the "unfortunate episode".
Aug 04, 2016
An open letter to the teen survivor of the Bulandshahr rape: Be very angry, do not be ashamedWithin few hours, television, newspaper and digital medai, all over the country flashed the headlines, ‘Mother daughter gang raped on NH 91 in Bulandshahr.’