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Nov 10, 2017
Hadiya row: NCW, Kerala Women’s Commission squabbling takes political turn; both panels indulge in blame gameKerala, of course, currently presents a uniquely frustrating problem to the BJP-led Centre.
Nov 07, 2017
Kerala 'love jihad' case: Hadiya is in good health, willing to appear in SC on 27 November, says women's commission chiefThe National Women's Commission on Monday met 24-year-old Hadiya, at her residence in Kottayam district in Kerala and announced that she was safe there.
Oct 31, 2017
Supreme Court will hear what Hadiya wants in open court on 27 Nov; defers Article 35(A) hearing by 8 weeks; pulls up Mamata govt over Aadhaar pleaSC saw a packed Monday morning as it lined up a number of high-profile cases, ranging from the Aadhaar issue, the Kerala Love Jihad case and Article 35A.
Oct 30, 2017
Supreme Court hearings highlights : Constitution bench to hear pleas against Aadhaar linkingThe Supreme Court is set for a busy Monday with high-profile cases such as Aadhaar, the Kerala Love Jihad issue and Article 35A expected to come up for hearing.
Oct 11, 2017
Muslim cleric slams draft Haj policy seeking parity for women, says equality should start with man bearing childThe proposed Haj Policy 2018-22, prepared by the panel headed by former secretary Afzal Amanullah, has also suggested abolishing subsidy for Haj pilgrims.
Sep 16, 2017
Kangana Ranaut didn't approach us in Hrithik Roshan case: Maharashtra Women Commission chairpersonVijaya Rahatkar, chairperson of the Maharashtra Commission for Women, says Kangana Ranaut never sought the panel's help in the case involving Hrithik Roshan.
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.