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Aug 05, 2019
Indian Railways introduces special 'pink band' coaches exclusively for womenIndian Railways has decided to introduce separate coaches demarcated with distinctive pink bands reserved for women and small children.
Jun 23, 2019
Around three lakh CCTV cameras will be installed in New Delhi to ensure safety of women: Manish SisodiaThe AAP government has already begun work on installation of 1.4 CCTV cameras.
Jun 04, 2019
Manish Sisodia says Delhi govt will take two months to implement scheme on free metro, bus travel for womenThe Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP dispensation in Delhi had on Monday announced free ride for women in all Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses, cluster buses and Delhi Metro trains aimed at providing a safe travel experience to them.
Jun 03, 2019
Arvind Kejriwal's proposal on free Delhi Metro, DTC rides for women misguided; govt should strengthen existing initiativesOn Monday, at a press conference, Arvind Kejriwal announced voluntary free rides in metro trains and buses for women travellers.
Mar 07, 2019
Delhi Police books AAP MLA Mohinder Goyal for allegedly raping woman twice in his officeThe Delhi Police has booked AAP MLA Mohinder Goyal for allegedly raping a woman. The case was registered at the Prashant Vihar Police Station in Delhi after the woman lodged a complaint against the Rithala MLA.
Feb 13, 2019
'Feel like rape survivor': Karnataka Assembly Speaker not first politician to make bizarre comment on rapePoliticians and ministers often make callous statements on rape and drawn the anger of the public at large. Karnataka Assembly Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar is not the first to make such remarks in poor taste.
Dec 01, 2018
Rajnath Singh in Nagaland: Home minister announces special women's safety feature in '112 India' emergency appIn Nagaland, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said a 'SHOUT' feature has been made available exclusively for women in the '112 India' mobile app, which is connected to the Emergency Response Support System.
Nov 27, 2018
Home 'most dangerous' place for women, says UN report; 58% of female homicides across world committed by familyIn statistics released on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime calculated that of a total 87,000 female homicide cases worldwide in 2017, some 50,000 — or 58 percent — were committed by the victims' intimate partners or family members.
Oct 24, 2018
#MeToo in India: MHA constitutes Rajnath Singh-led panel to look into sexual harassment at workplaceThe GoM will recommend action required for effective implementation of the existing provisions, as well as for strengthening the existing legal and institutional frameworks for addressing issues related to sexual harassment at workplace
Oct 09, 2018
#MeToo in India: Allegations surface against Meghnad Bose, Ishrath Nawaz, Rameez Shaikh, Manoj RamachandranAllegations against journalists and advertising professionals have emerged on Twitter