NCW summons BJP leader for remarks against Hathras victim

The National Commission for Women (NCW) has summoned BJP leader Ranjeet Srivastava for reportedly making offensive remarks against a 19-year-old Dalit woman who died after allegedly being raped by four men in Uttar Pradesh’s Hathras district. Continue Reading

Women bear brunt of lockdown as men ask varieties of food

Time will tell whether the lockdown gets extended beyond 14 April, but it has unlocked many ‘unexplored’ queries. Continue Reading

Vivek Oberoi apologises for controversial meme on Aishwarya Rai

Oberoi, who reportedly dated the former Miss World in the early 2000s, on Monday posted a meme on Twitter with three panels: one featuring Aishwarya with him, another of hers with Salman Khan and a third with her present husband Abhishek and daughter Aaradhya. Continue Reading

Sexual charges against IG: Women’s panel jumps into action

The National Commission for Women, the apex national-level organisation with the mandate of protecting and promoting the interests of women, has reportedly suo motu come forward to investigate the sexual complaints made against an Inspector General (IG) of police. Continue Reading