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DCW chief Swati Maliwal rushed to hospital as she falls unconscious during strike

Maliwal has been on a hunger strike for over 10 days and was sitting at the Samta Sthal near Raj Ghat.

15 Dec 2019 12:12 PM

'Won't break fast until Disha Bill implemented nationwide': DCW writes to PM Modi

The Andhra Assembly on Friday passed Disha Bill, 2019 which ensures punishment for rapists within 21 days.

14 Dec 2019 6:05 PM

Do we have democracy? asks DCW chief after being stopped from hunger strike

Maliwal said that she won't end her hunger strike till the government assures her that her demands would be fulfilled.

03 Dec 2019 4:25 PM

Two held for threatening DCW chief Swati Maliwal over Action against sex rackets

Swati Maliwal and her family received threatening calls and audio recordings after which she approached Delhi Police seeking urgent action.

19 Oct 2019 6:34 PM

ECI suspends 3 persons for displaying Nirbhaya case convict's photo on hoardings

This action came after the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) sent a notice to the ECI demanding a thorough investigation in the matter.

11 Aug 2019 4:40 PM


DCW issues notice to Delhi Police over murder of 19-year-old girl

It has been reported in the media that the girl was chased and stabbed multiple times in the Bhogal market.

28 Jul 2019 3:53 PM

39 women trafficked from Nepal, rescued from Delhi's Paharganj hotel

As per DCW Chief Swati Maliwal, the girls were trafficked on the pretext of being offered jobs.

01 Aug 2018 12:20 PM

‘Police propagating trafficking biz at GB Road’

Several survivors rescued by the commission have stated that police officials inform brothel owners of raids in advance, it said.

20 Jul 2018 1:59 AM

Swati Maliwal ends fast; terms ordinance a 'historic' victory

DCW chief had been demanding death penalty for rape of minors and setting up of fast-track courts to try rape cases and other demands.

22 Apr 2018 4:39 PM

Kathua, Unnao rape case: DCW chief's indefinite hunger strike enters day 2

DCW chief Swati Maliwal went on an indefinite hunger strike on Friday to demand swift capital punishment for child rapists.

14 Apr 2018 4:54 PM


DCW’s male volunteers march in boxer shorts to protest rape

The Delhi Commission for Women or DCW had launched the 'Rape Roko' campaign after the brutal rape of an eight-month-old baby in January.

07 Mar 2018 11:39 AM

Don’t interfere in functioning of constitutional bodies: Kejriwal

At a R-Day function at the Chattarsal Stadium, Kejriwal said that political interference 'destroys' every constitutional institution.

25 Jan 2018 7:46 PM

DCW writes to UGC over Dixit’s institute

Ms Jaihind also said strict action should be taken against the management of the institute for wrongly claiming it to be a university.

07 Jan 2018 3:55 AM

Narela case: Senior excise official appears before DCW

The deputy commissioner told DCW that five excise officers were responsible for the entire outer district.

13 Dec 2017 2:38 AM

Delhi Woman attacked, paraded naked

The police have registered a case under various sections of the IPC against the women involved in the incident.

08 Dec 2017 7:37 AM


DCW rescues married woman confined in parents house for 6 months

The woman told DCW that she married her husband against parents' will and lived together for 14 months in Haryana.

25 Oct 2017 10:07 AM

Many police stations still don’t have CCTV, DCW seeks timeline

Of the 108 police stations that have CCTVs, 64 police stations are such where the CCTVs are non-functional, DCW claimed.

06 Apr 2017 2:22 AM

Inquiry on DCW will take 4 weeks: L-G’s office

These employees were appointed by the DCW to work on various helplines and rehabilitation cells for women.

31 Mar 2017 2:42 AM

Delhi Police rescues pregnant woman, 5 others in trafficking raids

The woman owner of the agency has been arrested on charges of illegal detention, police said.

24 Mar 2017 5:13 PM

Act against those who harassed Gurmehar 'online': DCW to Facebook

The DCW has requested Facebook to provide information about the action taken by the latter.

28 Feb 2017 9:10 PM