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Oct 21, 2018
#MeToo in India: NCW urges I&B ministry to direct print publications and production houses to form internal complaints committeesThe National Commission for Women has urged the Information and Broadcasting Ministry to direct print, publication and production houses to form an internal committee to probe complaints of sexual harassment at workplace.
Jul 31, 2018
Committees constituted by 29 states, UTs to look into cases relating to sexual harassment at workplace: MoS Virendra KumarAs many as 29 states and Union territories have constituted local complaints committees to look into cases of sexual harassment at workplace, Women and Child Development Minister of State Virendra Kumar informed the Parliament.
Jul 04, 2018
Jharkhand Opposition call for 'bandh' to protest against amendments in Land Acquisition Act; officials take security precautionsJoining of all Opposition parties in the bandh could be seen as the unity among the non-BJP parties in view of the upcoming general elections next year.
Mar 13, 2018
No Nirav Modi firm featured in list of 2.26 lakh companies deregistered as part of anti-black money measure: GovtAs part of larger efforts to curb the black money menace, the corporate affairs ministry has deregistered little over 2.26 lakh companies.
Dec 13, 2017
WTO deadlock explained: India seeks permanent solution to food security issue, China wants investment debateThe 11th WTO ministerial conference meeting in Buenos Aires is on a brink of a collapse. At the centre of the latest crisis is India and China, two of the world's fastest growing economies.
Jul 15, 2017
Manual scavenging is a contravention of human rights: Madras High Courtmanual scavenging was prima facie a contravention of human rights and the right to live with dignity as per the Constitution, the Madras High Court today directed the Centre and the Tamil Nadu government
Jul 02, 2017
Egyptian court sentences 20 people to death for killing 13 policemen in 2013 coupThe Egypt court also handed 114 people sentences ranging from 15 years to life (25 years) and ordered a juvenile jailed for 10 years, officials said.
May 05, 2017
WCD ministry to launch online portal for women public servants to record sexual harassment complaintsAn e-platform that will enable women employees of the central government to file sexual harassment complaints online is likely to be launched this month.
Oct 20, 2016
India and China conduct joint military excercise in Jammu and KashmirIndian and Chinese armies on Wednesday conducted a day-long exercise focused on humanitarian aid and relief, where a fictitious situation of an earthquake was emulated, an official statement said.
Jul 28, 2016
Rajya Sabha passes Lokpal and Lokayuktas (Amendment) Bill, 2016A bill to amend the Lokpal and Lokayuktas Act, 2013, was passed by Parliament on Thursday doing away with the time limit for public servants to furnish details of their assets and liabilities, which as per the original act was 31 July every year.