AIDWA

  • Low sex-ratio responsible for Haryana rapes? October 7, 2012

    Hisar: All India Democratic Women's Association (AIDWA) has said low sex ratio is partly responsible for the spate of rapes in Haryana as the ninth case was reported from the state in less than a month. The association also accused the police of apathy towards rape victims and their families....
  • VS in trouble for remark on ex-CPM activist March 12, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition leader VS Achuthanandan on Sunday landed in trouble for his 'unsavoury' remark on former CPM firebrand woman activist Sindhu Joy who left the party to join Congress in the last Assembly elections. The 88-year-old CPM veteran's remarks evoked sharp reactions from women's outfits, including pro-CPM All India Democratic Women's...
  • Amar's comment on SP-Cong tie shocks women groups July 9, 2008

    New Delhi: Women groups in the Delhi on Wednesday demanded a public apology from Samajwadi Party general secretary Amar SIngh for what they called his "sexist" remarks over his meeting with Congress president Sonia Gandhi. "It is quite shocking that a political leader can make comments in such bad taste about...