DCW

  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 4, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Ugandan women complain of sex trade, AAP says it stands vindicated February 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Three young women from Uganda have blown the lid off an alleged illegal sex racket in Khirki Extension in South Delhi and have recorded their statements. This is the same area where Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti tried to carry out a raid that caught him in a...
  • News 360: 3 Ugandan women file complaint over sex trade, DCW steps in February 4, 2014

    The issue of drug trafficking and prostitution at Khirki Extension has come to the fore once again after a CNN-IBN investigation exposed that Ugandan women were being pushed into sex trade. Delhi Commission for Women Chairperson Barkha Singh on Tuesday wrote a letter to the Delhi Police Commissioner asking him...
  • L-G returns AAP recommendation for removing Barkha Singh as DCW chief January 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung has returned the Aam Aadmi Party's recommendation of removing Barkha Singh as the Chairperson of Delhi Commission for Women. The L-G has sought clarification on what are the grounds on which the AAP government is seeking the re-constitution of DCW. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind...
  • Kejriwal attacks DCW chief Barkha Singh, demands she be replaced January 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has attacked Delhi Commission for Women chief Barkha Singh once again demanding she be replaced. Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung has sought legal opinion after the AAP government sent a recommendation to him to appoint eminent social worker Maitreyi Pushpa as DCW Chairperson...
  • AAP vs DCW chief: Kejriwal pushes for 'fair, unbiased person' for post January 30, 2014

    The Delhi Lieutenant Governor has sought legal opinion after the AAP government sent a recommendation to him to appoint eminent social worker Maitreyi Pushpa as the DCW chairperson in place of Barkha Singh, who has accused AAP of threatening her. ...
  • AAP government recommends activist Maitreyi Pushpa's name for DCW chief's post January 29, 2014

    New Delhi: As the war between the Aam Aadmi Party and the Delhi Commission for Women chief worsens, the Arvind Kejriwal government has sent a recommendation to the Lieutenant Governor for the post of the DCW chief. The Delhi government has proposed the name of eminent social activist and novelist Maitreyi...
  • DCW chairperson alleges threat from AAP, to meet L-G on Thursday January 29, 2014

    New Delhi: In more trouble for the Aam Aadmi Party, the chairperson of the Delhi Commission for Women has said that she will approach the Lieutenant Governor over alleged threats to her from the party. Barkha Singh has claimed that she was threatened by a lawyer representing the AAP who said...
  • Somnath Bharti skips DCW summons, flies kite at an event January 24, 2014

    New Delhi: On a day when Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti was summoned by Delhi Commission For Women (DCW) following allegations that a mob led by him had manhandled some Ugandan women at Khirki Extention in Delhi, he was seen flying kites at an event in the national capital. Instead of...
  • War of words erupt between Somnath Bharti's lawyer and DCW January 24, 2014

    New Delhi: A war of words erupted on Friday between Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti's lawyer Rishkesh Kumar and the Delhi Commission For Women (DCW) after Bharti failed to turn up before the commission to justify his move to raid an alleged drugs and prostitution racket in Khirki Extension area...
  • Somnath Bharti sends his lawyer to DCW; panel says won't entertain him January 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti seems to be courting one controversy after another. Already facing the heat over a midnight raid to unearth an alleged drugs and prostitution racket in Khirki Extension area of Delhi, Bharti on Friday sent his lawyer to represent himself before the Delhi Commission...
  • IPL molestation: Victim's threat claims to be probed May 21, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Monday is expected to probe the complaints of threat made by the victim in the IPL molestation case involving Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) player Luke Pomersbach. The victim, an American national, had said that five people, including three IPL players, had threatened her to...