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DCW Chief Swati Maliwal Gets Another Three-Year Term

Jul 06, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The panel's term is for three years and this will be Maliwal's third stint, according to a DCW official.

Kashmiri Woman Alleges Landlady Called Her 'Terrorist', Delhi Police Registers Case

Oct 15, 2020 PTI

In her complaint, the woman, who hails from Srinagar, has alleged that her landlady had entered the house along with a man and called her 'terrorist' as she is from Kashmir.

Unnao Victim's Family Wants Accused Shot Dead, Opposition Targets UP Govt Over Rising Crimes Against Women

After battling for her life with more than 90 per cent burns for almost 40 hours, the 23-year-old woman died following a cardiac arrest on Friday night at the Safdarjung Hospital in Delhi.

Hang Rapists Within 6 Months Of Conviction: DCW Chief Writes To PM Modi

Dec 03, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Citing the incidents of the gangrape and murder of a Hyderabad veterinarian and the brutal rape of a six-year-old girl in Rajasthan, Swati Maliwal said, 'Daughters are falling prey to such heinous crimes in every corner of the country.'

‘When Rapists, Stalkers Sit In Parliament...’: Former IPS Officer Says Women Safety Problem In India

'In my community, there are thousands of Nirbhayas. You can’t even imagine the way they are raped and killed,' Laxmi Narayan Tripathi, trans rights activist said.

17 December, 2018

On Nirbhaya’s 6th Anniversary, 3-Year-Old Girl Raped By Guard In Delhi, Critical

Outlook Web Bureau

The condition of the victim is critical and she is undergoing treatment in the DDU hospital.

14 October, 2018

#MeToo | DCW Chief Swati Maliwal Urges Women Activists To File Complaints

Outlook Web Bureau

The statement comes two days after DCW Chief Swati Maliwal penned a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to set up an investigation committee at the earliest.

12 October, 2018

#MeToo: DCW Chief Swati Maliwal Writes To PM Modi Seeking Removal Of MJ Akbar

Outlook Web Bureau

Several opposition parties have demanded the resignation of Akbar, who is the Minister of State for External Affairs.

21 September, 2018

'You Need To Control Your Anger': Swati Maliwal To Husband After His Rape Remark

Outlook Web Bureau

Jaihind made the remarks while condemning the BJP government in Haryana for giving only Rs 2 lakh as compensation to the Rewari gangrape victim.

20 August, 2018

Shelter Homes Will Remain Neglected Unless Government Turns Proactive, Says Swati Maliwal

Pragya Singh

Swati Maliwal, chairperson of the DWC says, 'the cloak of secrecy over shelter homes doesn’t always protect women and girls'.

31 July, 2018

International Prostitution Racket Busted In Delhi, 16 Nepali Women Among 18 Rescued

Outlook Web Bureau

The police said the women were confined to the house for the past few days and were soon going to be trafficked to Gulf countries. They have detained three men for interrogation in this regard.

17 April, 2018

On 5th Day Of Hunger Strike, Swati Maliwal's Anger Strays As She Attacks Modi’s ‘Dress Fetish’

Yamini Kalra

"Modi ji changes his clothes thrice in a day. Thrice. Me, people like me don't do that. I, in fact, am too lazy to do that. "

28 April, 2017

Delhi School Bars Rape Survivor To Attend Classes As It Would 'Tarnish The Image Of School'

Outlook Web Bureau

The girl has been forbidden from using the school bus service and the principal of the institute doesn't allow her friends to sit next to her.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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