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Task force recommends gender sensitisation unit within UGC

A task force set up for ensuring women's safety in college and university campuses has strongly recommended setting up of a gender sensitisation unit...

Domestic Violence Act: Maharashtra Government delay in appointing protection officers at...

MUMBAI: The Bombay high court on Monday rapped the state government for giving "excuses" for delaying the implementation of the Domestic Violence Act. Read More

Why have Domestic Violence Act if Maharashtra Government can’t enforce it,...

MUMBAI: The state government should move the Centre to repeal the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act if it can not implement it,...

Low number of reported cases prompt police to call meeting

SEXUAL HARASSMENT AT WORKPLACE Only 2 complaints registered in the past 3 yrs, but female cops reveal more shocking instances. Suspecting that there are more occurrences...

Written Submissions by Ms. Indira Jaising, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court, in...

To read the written submissions by Ms. Indira Jaising, Senior Advocate, Supreme Court, in the Priya Pillai (Green Peace) case, please click here.

A law that raises more questions than it answers

Complaints by two law interns against two retired judges of the Supreme Court have created several controversies, which include the mechanism required for conducting...

Explained: Vishakha judgment on sexual harassment at workplace

What is the Vishakha judgment? The Vishakha judgment by the Supreme Court laid down the guidelines for employers for dealing with complaints of sexual harassment/assault...

Organisations lack grievance cell to address workplace harassment issues

Nearly three months after the Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act, 2013 received the President’s assent, most organisations in...

Gujarat high court denies relief in sexual harassment case

AHMEDABAD: The Gujarat high court has refused to cancel an FIR and held that trial should take place against the accused in a case...

Discrimination continues towards the HIV affected

DIMAPUR, SEPTEMBER 26 (MExN):  Seven years on, the HIV & AIDS Bill drafted to protect people living with HIV (PLHIV) from discrimination is gathering...