DCW

  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 04-02-2014 10:40 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Ugandan women complain of sex trade, AAP says it stands vindicated 04-02-2014 10:18 PM

    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 04-02-2014 08:40 PM

    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 30-01-2014 06:11 PM

    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...
  • Kejriwal attacks DCW chief Barkha Singh, demands she be replaced 30-01-2014 05:04 PM

    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 30-01-2014 11:26 AM

    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 29-01-2014 10:49 AM

    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...
  • DCW chairperson alleges threat from AAP, to meet L-G on Thursday 29-01-2014 10:13 AM

    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...
  • Somnath Bharti skips DCW summons, flies kite at an event 24-01-2014 07:17 PM

    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...
  • War of words erupt between Somnath Bharti's lawyer and DCW 24-01-2014 05:30 PM

    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 24-01-2014 04:20 PM

    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...