Safety For Women

  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 21, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 20, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Govt seeks Parliament's approval for additional Rs 7,500 crore spending August 23, 2013

    The government on Friday sought Parliament's approval to spend an additional Rs 7,500 crore including Rs 1,000 crore for setting up of 'Nirbhaya Fund' for safety of women and a similar amount for women's bank. The first batch of supplementary demands for grants for 2013-14 involving an additional expenditure of...
  • CJ Agenda for Change blog: Kishwer Desai on projection of women April 29, 2013

    Author Kishwer Desai talks about the much needed change in the projection of women in the field of art. ...
  • Citizen Journalist: Men pledge to play a safe Holi March 25, 2013

    Men from several cities and walks of life pledge to play a safer Holi, have you taken your pledge? ...
  • Delhi gangrape: Police file supplementary chargesheet February 5, 2013

    New Delhi: The trial in the brutal gangrape and murder of the Delhi Braveheart begins on Tuesday even as the debate over amendments in the juvenile law heats up. The Delhi Police on Tuesday filed the postmortem report with a supplementary chargesheet. The trial in the brutal Delhi gangrapecummurder case...
  • 'Ban coeducation, livein relationships to prevent rapes' January 7, 2013

    New Delhi: The JamaateIslami Hind has demanded that coeducation be abolished in India to prevent rapes from happening. In recommendations submitted to the Justice JS Verma committee on ensuring women's safety, the organisation also demanded that women be made to wear what it calls "dignified dresses". It also proposed banning...
  • UP: Women workers in Noida demand special buses January 6, 2013

    Noida: With increasing incidents of crime against women, a teachers body in Noida has demanded special buses on Noida and Dadri routes. Madhiyamik Shiksha Sangh has written a letter to Greater Noida Authority and district magistrate, requesting for women special buses in the morning and evening, the body's district vice...
  • Empowerment of women can mitigate crime against women: K Salim Ali December 19, 2012

    What steps can the police take to ensure safety for women in India? Senior IPS officer K Salim Ali shared his perspective on this matter with IBNLive readers. Q. Dear sir, how would the police elicit the collaboration of the common man for this. What could...
  • For women, Chennai is much safer than Kerala June 28, 2011

    Chennai: The most literate state in India has the dubious distinction of being one of the most unsafe places for women in the country. With the recent attack on a young woman IT professional in Kochi, one wonders if she was targeted for her profession. Chennai has an abundance of IT...