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NCW seeks explanation from Kamal Nath for his ‘item’ remark against Imarti Devi
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NCW seeks explanation from Kamal Nath for his ‘item’ remark against Imarti Devi

The National Commission for Women has also forwarded the matter to the Election Commission for necessary action

NCW summons BJP leader Ranjeet Srivastava over 'offensive' remarks against Hathras victim
India

NCW summons BJP leader Ranjeet Srivastava over 'offensive' remarks against Hathras victim

The commission asked Srivastava to appear before it at 11 am on 26 October to give an explanation for his comments

Hathras gangrape case: Amit Malviya, Digvijaya Singh and Swara Bhasker get NCW notice for revealing victim's identity
India

Hathras gangrape case: Amit Malviya, Digvijaya Singh and Swara Bhasker get NCW notice for revealing victim's identity

The commission has also directed them to immediately remove social media posts on Hathras victim and refrain from sharing such pictures or videos in future

Hathras gangrape: SC seeks govt reply over witness protection; ex-BJP MLA booked over 'justice for accused' meet
India

Hathras gangrape: SC seeks govt reply over witness protection; ex-BJP MLA booked over 'justice for accused' meet

Accusing the Yogi Adityanath government of trying to cover-up the crime with its affidavit in the SC, the Congress said the annexures in the affidavit were copied from the 'Black Lives movement in US'

Hathras rape case: BJP IT cell chief Amit Malviya tweets video of victim; NCW chief says his action is illegal
India

Hathras rape case: BJP IT cell chief Amit Malviya tweets video of victim; NCW chief says his action is illegal

Malviya had shared the video, in which the face of the rape victim is clearly visible, on 2 October on Twitter

Mahesh Bhatt appears before NCW in relation to sex abuse case against modelling firm promoter
Entertainment

Mahesh Bhatt appears before NCW in relation to sex abuse case against modelling firm promoter

Issuing a statement via his production company Vishesh Films, Mahesh Bhatt clarifies he has no association with the firm in question and that his pictures were misused without his permission.

NCW issues fresh notice to Mahesh Bhatt, Urvashi Rautela and others to record statement in sexual assault case
Entertainment

NCW issues fresh notice to Mahesh Bhatt, Urvashi Rautela and others to record statement in sexual assault case

The NCW issued fresh notices to the celebrities for recording witness statements on a complaint filed by social activist Yogita Bhayana

Vadodara Police registers FIR against Shubham Mishra, detains him for alleged rape threats against comedian Agrima Joshua
India

Vadodara Police registers FIR against Shubham Mishra, detains him for alleged rape threats against comedian Agrima Joshua

Mishra had on Saturday uploaded a video on his Instagram account in which he used abusive language and issued rape threats against the comedian over some comments she had made on Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj

NCW received over 2,000 complaints of crimes against women in June, highest in last 8 months
India

NCW received over 2,000 complaints of crimes against women in June, highest in last 8 months

Out of the total complaints, the highest (603) were received under the 'Right to live with dignity', which takes into account the emotional abuse of women

Coronavirus Outbreak: For families of child sexual abuse survivors, lockdown makes dealing with trauma much more difficult
India

Coronavirus Outbreak: For families of child sexual abuse survivors, lockdown makes dealing with trauma much more difficult

while the economic hardships due to the coronavirus lockdown are more evident, the restrictions also add to social inequities in less visible ways.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Rise in number of domestic violence complaints since lockdown, says NCW chief Rekha Sharma
India

Coronavirus Outbreak: Rise in number of domestic violence complaints since lockdown, says NCW chief Rekha Sharma

NCW chairperson Rekha Sharma said that there has been a rise in the number of domestic violence complaints received by the commission ever since lockdown was imposed

Principal of college in Gujarat's Bhuj, hostel rector and peon suspended for forcing girls to strip to check if they were menstruating
India

Principal of college in Gujarat's Bhuj, hostel rector and peon suspended for forcing girls to strip to check if they were menstruating

A college in Bhuj town of Gujarat's Kutch district has suspended its principal, hostel rector and peon after police registered an FIR against them for allegedly forcing over 60 girls to remove their undergarments to check if they were menstruating

NCW sets up panel to speak to Gujarat college students who were made to strip to check if they were menstruating, slams varsity for 'shameful exercise'
India

NCW sets up panel to speak to Gujarat college students who were made to strip to check if they were menstruating, slams varsity for 'shameful exercise'

The National Commission for Women has set up an inquiry committee which will meet the students of a college in Gujarat who were reportedly forced to strip to prove that they were not menstruating

Bombay HC quashes sexual harassment case against venture capitalist Mahesh Murthy, citing 14-year delay in filing FIR
India

Bombay HC quashes sexual harassment case against venture capitalist Mahesh Murthy, citing 14-year delay in filing FIR

The Bombay High Court has quashed criminal proceedings against investor Mahesh Murthy in an alleged case of sexual harassment from 2004.

National Commission for Women seeks strict action from Delhi Police against cab driver for 'drugging' and 'raping' JNU student
India

National Commission for Women seeks strict action from Delhi Police against cab driver for 'drugging' and 'raping' JNU student

The National Commission for Women sought strict action from the Delhi Police against a cab driver for allegedly raping a second-year JNU student.

Unnao case; all you need to know: CBI books BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar in 29 July accident case as rape survivor battles for life in Lucknow
India

Unnao case; all you need to know: CBI books BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar in 29 July accident case as rape survivor battles for life in Lucknow

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered an FIR against suspended Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar and 10 others in the road accident case of the Unnao rape survivor.

Bigg Boss - season 3: Protests against Akkineni Nagarjiuna's Telugu language show after appeal to NCW for ban
Entertainment

Bigg Boss - season 3: Protests against Akkineni Nagarjiuna's Telugu language show after appeal to NCW for ban

On Saturday, a case was registered against four coordinators of Bigg Boss Teugu 3 show after a television anchor complained to police they had spoken to her in an "abusive manner."

Barkha Dutt complains to NCW against Promila Sibal for using abusive language against employees of channel
India

Barkha Dutt complains to NCW against Promila Sibal for using abusive language against employees of channel

NCW chairperson Rekha Sharma said she has taken cognisance of the complaint from Dutt against Promila Sibal.

Mob attacks two forest department employees in Telangana village; incident comes days after assault on woman officer
Politics

Mob attacks two forest department employees in Telangana village; incident comes days after assault on woman officer

Two forest department employees sustained injuries after an attack in a village in Telangana, days after the brutal assault of a woman forest officer.

Vivek Oberoi's meme on Aishwarya Rai: Actor's action shows why parties must pick celebrity campaigners carefully
Politics

Vivek Oberoi's meme on Aishwarya Rai: Actor's action shows why parties must pick celebrity campaigners carefully

Actor Vivek Oberoi, who was recently served a notice for a distasteful post on Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, is an example of why political parties should carefully select celebrity campaigners and candidates