Cabinet Ordinance

  • India gets a new anti-rape law as President signs the Bill April 4, 2013

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday signed the Criminal Law Amendment Bill which gives India a strong anti-rape law. The Criminal Law Amendment Bill was earlier passed by the two Houses of Parliament. The massive public anger and uproars following the December 16 gangrape of the Delhi braveheart forced the...
  • Cabinet to meet today to bring ordinance on sexual harassment February 1, 2013

    New Delhi: The Cabinet will meet on Friday to decide on a stringent law to deal with sexual harassment. Sources had indicated to CNN-IBN earlier that the government was considering the feasibility of an ordinance instead of waiting for the Budget Session to legislate on the recommendations made by the...