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Oct 24, 2017
India's forgotten widows: Govt must move beyond laws and actions plans, focus on social security and rehabilitationThe Supreme Court, this week, while dealing with the disconcerting issue of the deplorable conditions that widows in Vrindavan and other areas face, asked a very pertinent question : Do state commissions for women really exist?
Oct 06, 2017
BHU violence: National Commission for Women's preliminary probe states 'eve-teasing' is rampant on campusNCW chief Rekha Sharma said preliminary investigation found eve-teasing was rampant on BHU campus and promised to install special security cameras soon.
Sep 28, 2017
BHU row rages on: HRD ministry pushes V-C to go on leave as NHRC and NCW pile on pressureBHU continued to stay in the eye of the storm as the government sought a change in the university leadership to tide over recent incidents.
Sep 26, 2017
NCW asks BHU vice-chancellor Girish Chandra Tripathi to ensure women's safety on campusThe National Commission for Women (NCW) on Tuesday said the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) vice-chancellor should ensure safety and dignity of women on the campus.
Sep 16, 2017
NCW issues notice to Punjab govt in 23-year-old case of abduction and molestation of French touristNCW has written to the Punjab government and summoned a senior police officer in a 23-year-old case of abduction and molestation of a French tourist.
Aug 22, 2017
Womens' groups petition NCW, alleges dilution of Section 498A of IPC on domestic violenceA group of women's organisations petitioned National Commission for Women on alleged dilution of Section 498A that deals with domestic violence by SC and the government
Aug 09, 2017
After much debate, Supreme Court says marital rape cannot be considered criminal offenceThe raging issue whether to make forced marital intercourse and sexual acts part of offence of rape in penal law has been extensively debated and now it cannot be considered as a criminal act, the Supreme Court said on Wednesday.
Aug 08, 2017
Chandigarh stalking case: Political leaders rally behind victim after BJP member's initial insensitive commentThe NCW has sought a free and fair probe in the case of alleged stalking of a woman by the Haryana BJP chief's son, joining political leaders across parties
Aug 07, 2017
Haryana stalking case: NCW demands fair probe into issue, bashes Ramveer Bhatti's comment about victimThe National Commission for Women has sought a free and fair probe in the case of alleged stalking of a Chandigarh-based woman by the Haryana BJP chief's son.
Aug 05, 2017
70 percent women who perceive sexual harassment at workplace do not complain, says NCWAbout 70 percent women who perceive sexual harassment at workplace do not complain, National Commission for Women (NCW) member-secretary Satbir Bedi said