women safety

Women safety, MSP, Gujarat hooch tragedy: Opposition seeks debates on multiple issues in Parliament

TMC Lok Sabha members Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar and Dola Sen and Rajya Sabha MP Mausam Noor had submitted notices for a discussion on the 'need for prevention of crimes against women'.

published on : 1st August 2022

Delhi to light up 1,000 dark spots to ensure women's safety in city

The city government will also launch a web portal and mobile application to monitor the functioning of the lights and keep them in working condition by prompt maintenance, they said.

published on : 16th July 2022

Step ahead for equality, NGO to organise 2K walk for women safety on July 15

NTR collector S Dilli Rao will participate as chief guest in the closing ceremony to be held at Siddhartha Auditorium.

published on : 11th July 2022

Over 1 lakh women register themselves on Andhra Pradesh's Disha App

As many as 1,02,027 women downloaded and registered themselves on Disha App during mega registration drive conducted by Gannavaram police.

published on : 14th May 2022

Two held for bid to rape Lithuanian woman

The woman resisted their attempt and fled, based on the photos of the duo on her mobile phone, the police launched an investigation receiving a complaint from her.

published on : 9th March 2022

What women want in 2022

We ask Delhi-NCR women across age groups on what they want for themselves and others like them

published on : 8th March 2022

21 women win in Disha App lucky draw contest in Andhra Pradesh

The SP discussed with the winners about issues related to women’s safety, crimes against women, importance and usage of the App.

published on : 9th February 2022

First in Indian Railways: North Frontier Zone to have female RPF personnel equipped with high-end gadgets to protect woman passengers

The North Frontier railway has equipped female RPF personnel with high-end gadgets to make them infallible shields for female passengers travelling by trains.

published on : 13th January 2022

Rs 5 lakh compensation for minor rape victim in Cuttack

The Special Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) court, Cuttack on Tuesday awarded Rs 5 lakh compensation to a minor girl who was kidnapped and raped in 2019.

published on : 22nd December 2021

PWD to eradicate 510 dark spots in South East Delhi

The automatic timer based LED lights will switch on in the night and will automatically turn off in the morning after sunrise.

published on : 30th October 2021

Study finds over 78 per cent respondents have faced violence in public places

Most participants, particularly women, identified violence as a broad term, consisting of physical, mental, verbal, and sexual abuse.

published on : 5th March 2021

90 per cent Bengaluru girls fear abuse in public spaces

More than 90 per cent of women in Bengaluru fear daily harassment, including lewd comments, inappropriate touch and other forms of sexual violations in public spaces, revealed an online survey.

published on : 12th August 2018

No, Boys Can’t be just ‘Boys’

According to a study, one in three girls in the country said they felt unsafe in public spaces; alarmingly, nearly half of adolescent boys think the girls are ‘asking for it’.

published on : 12th August 2018

Night or not, it’s their right to walk on roads

Gurgaon-based Central government employee Geeta Yatharth (30) has started a movement ‘Meri Raat Meri Sadak’ (My Night My Road) through her Facebook page ‘Apni Sadkein’

published on : 11th September 2017