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Jun 29, 2017
Byculla jail riot: Magisterial inquest into death of inmate Manju Shetye rules out injuries to private partsA magisterial inquest into the death of a Byculla jail woman inmate has ruled out any injury on her private parts though her autopsy has suggested multiple injuries on her body, State Women's Commission Chairperson Vijaya Rahatkar said on Thursday
Jun 29, 2017
Byculla Jail violence: No injuries found on Manju Shetye's private parts, says SWC reportRahatkar said the SWC will form a three-member special investigation team (SIT) to further enquire into the death of the woman convict, Manju Shetye, serving her sentence.
May 25, 2017
Tamil Nadu, once a pioneering state for welfare of transgenders, now shuns the third genderUnspent money, no welfare board, no members to represent transgenders, Tamil Nadu once a model state for transgender policies now crumbles.
Oct 30, 2016
910 rape cases reported in Kerala in six months in 2016: State policeDespite stringent laws and awareness campaigns, as many as 910 cases of rape have been reported in Kerala in the first six months of this year, giving an indication of continuing atrocities against women in the state.
Jul 20, 2016
Mammooty receives Women's Commission notice over Kasaba's poor portrayal of womenKerala Women's Commission issued notices to Kasaba's actor, director and producer for some scenes and dialogues allegedly portraying women in a poor light.
Jul 01, 2016
Rajasthan Women's Commission member Somya Gurjar resigns after clicking selfie with rape victimOn Thursday Somya Gurjar, the Rajasthan Women’s Commission member who posted a selfie with a rape victim, resigned after facing heavy flak on social media platforms and in political circles for her actions.
Apr 22, 2016
At the centre of Handwara crisis: Before you judge her, remember she's a 16-year-old girlAt the centre of the Handwara crisis is a 16-year-old girl — a minor — in the “protective custody” of the Kashmir Police.
May 26, 2015
Women rights group protest move to 'legalise' prostitutionWomen rights groups from across the country on Tuesday joined hands to oppose tooth and nail any move to 'legalise' prostitution.
May 04, 2015
Delhi Women's Commission summons Kumar Vishwas over complaint by female AAP workerAAP leader Kumar Vishwas has been summoned by the Delhi Women's Commission (DWC), on charges that he had an illicit relationship with a female member of AAP, who had been working under him.
Dec 01, 2014
Rohtak girls who beat up molesters in bus to be felicitated on Republic DayHaryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar in a statement, said that both the girls had shown indomitable courage and bravery by opposing the misdemeanour of three youth who tried to molest them in a moving bus of Haryana Roadways at Rohtak