women safety

Human trafficking thriving in Telangana

Telangana records around 300 cases of human trafficking  in 2018, majority reported within Cyberabad limits; State police release blow-by-blow module on standard operating procedure to deal with traff

published on : 19th September 2019

Hyderabad boy develops smart bangle to make women feel safe

The device, 'Self-Security Bangle for Women' is activated when a woman tilts her arm at a particular angle.

published on : 8th August 2019

Delhi Commission for Women seeks probe details from police

The 21-year-old student was allegedly drugged and raped by the cab driver while she was returning from her friend’s house on Friday night.

published on : 7th August 2019

Andhra Pradesh police launch Cyber Mithra wing too tackle crimes against women, kids

Sawang said majority of the victims of cyber crime do not know where to go, how to complain and whom to approach.

published on : 27th July 2019

NRI women safety cell inaugurated in Hyderabad

DGP M Mahendar Reddy said that the stakeholders should extend their help through expertise, guidance and knowledge to the victims.

published on : 18th July 2019

Bengaluru parks unsafe for us, say women

Lalbagh, Cubbon Park and other green spaces remain hotspots for crime against women.

published on : 18th July 2019

Police initiate action on safety survey report

The women safety awareness survey at Technopark helps identify unsafe locations. 10 nabbed in following drive

published on : 5th July 2019

Centre plans awareness drive on Senior Citizen Act, focus on women

'The action plan will focus on elderly women and the financial, security and health issues faced by them and how these issues can be resolved,' a senior ministry official said.

published on : 1st July 2019

Dark spots outside Delhi metro stations unsafe haven for women commuters

Dark spots outside Metro stations in the national capital, especially desolate and dimly-lit lanes, make commuting an uneasy prospect for women at night and raise safety concerns, finds Somrita Ghosh.

published on : 1st July 2019

KSRTC buses to play messages on women safety

Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) will soon play safety messages for women passengers, especially lone passengers travelling long distances in buses. 

published on : 30th June 2019

Steps will be initiated for women’s safety, says Andhra Home Minister Mekathoti Sucharitha

Special measures will be initiated for the protection of women in the State, Home Minister Mekathoti Sucharitha has said.

published on : 26th June 2019

Project 'SHE' to protect women in Odisha's Gajapati

Gajapati SP Sarah Sharma said the pilot project, modelled on the lines of SHE initiative of Hyderabad police will be launched on June 28.

published on : 26th June 2019

New labour Bill: Ensure 'safety' if women work after 7 pm

Last week, a GoM chaired by HM Amit Shah suggested certain points in the Bill, including taking the consent of the worker with respect to overtime hours.

published on : 21st June 2019

Post Hajipur horror, RTC buses to ply in 40 villages

Buses would soon start plying to and from Wajjedu Venkatapuram, Kaleshwaram and Gundala in Jangaon district, according to official sources.

published on : 13th May 2019

Cops ‘sleeping on cases’, court chides Delhi Police over its tardy approach

The observations came in a case where the accused, who is allegedly slapped with charges of rape and sexual assault, had applied for bail.

published on : 7th April 2019
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