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Parliamentary panel takes exception to Nirbhaya Fund being used for construction of buildings

The Nirbhaya Fund was started in 2013 by the UPA government to implement initiatives aimed at enhancing the safety and security of women across the country.

published on : 10th February 2019

Nirbhaya volunteers in Kochi script a success story

These volunteers can intervene in women’s issues and can go for door-to-door campaigns in their respective regions, meeting women, children and senior citizens.

published on : 22nd January 2019

Maharasthra govt approves Rs 253 crore Nirbhaya scheme for Mumbai, focus on women's safety

The Nirbhaya Fund was started in 2013 by the Congress led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government to implement initiatives aimed at enhancing safety and security of women across India.

published on : 22nd January 2019

Man held for raping 3-year-old in Delhi on Nirbhaya's sixth anniversary

The 40-year-old accused was arrested under the POCSO Act.

published on : 17th December 2018

Nothing has changed in six years: Asha Devi

On May 5, 2017, the Supreme Court awarded death penalty to the convicts.

published on : 17th December 2018

Six years after Nirbhaya's gang rape, are we turning blind eye to road safety?

Only 200 of the 3,000-odd buses in Hyderabad are installed with CCTV cameras while none of them have an emergency distress button.

published on : 17th December 2018

'Delhi Bus' tribute to Nirbhaya, says director Sharique Minhaj​

'Delhi Bus', which will release on January 25 next year, stars Divya Singh, Aanjjan Srivastav, Neelima Azeem and Sanjay Singh.

published on : 16th December 2018

My daughter's rapists still alive, system has failed to deliver me justice: Nirbhaya's mother  

The 23-year-old paramedic student was raped on the intervening night of December 16-17, 2012 inside a moving bus in South Delhi by five men and a juvenile.

published on : 16th December 2018

Six years after Nirbhaya's gang rape, how safe are Indian women?

Where are women safe? As these four cases show that be it her peers in a university or a tourist asking  for direction, to a woman travelling in a cab, stories of sexual harassment abound.

published on : 16th December 2018

December 16 gang rape case: SC junks plea to hasten convicts' hanging

One of the accused, Ram Singh, had hanged himself in the jail and another, a juvenile, was convicted of rape and murder.

published on : 14th December 2018

Nirbhaya case: SC rejects plea for immediate execution of 4 death-row convicts

Nirbhaya was raped on the intervening night of December 16-17, 2012 inside a running bus in South Delhi by six persons and severely assaulted before being thrown out on the road.

published on : 13th December 2018

SC dismisses plea seeking immediate execution of death row convicts in Nirbhaya case

The 23-year-old paramedic student was gang-raped on the intervening night of December 16-17, 2012 inside a running bus in South Delhi by six persons and severely assaulted.

published on : 13th December 2018

Centre approves setting up of 1023 fast track courts for rape, child abuse cases

The special fast track courts, to be set up across the country, will incur a cost of over Rs 767 crores.

published on : 16th November 2018

Nirbhaya to start care centre for pregnant minor girls

The Nirbhaya Cell will start an exclusive ‘Integrated Care Centre’ for under-age pregnant girls who are victims of sexual abuse and trafficking.

published on : 6th October 2018

Crime rates escalating due to delay in justice: Nirbhaya's mother

Asha Devi's comments come in the wake of the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) issuing a notice to the Tihar Jail authorities over the delay in the execution of the 2012 gang rape accused.

published on : 11th September 2018
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