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Punish shelter home culprits

Anyone who has exploited these minor girls should be booked for rape.

10 Aug 2018 12:43 AM

After Bihar-UP horrors, act fast, halt kids’ abuse

There are around 9,000 government-run childcare institutions and shelter homes for women/girls across India.

09 Aug 2018 6:01 AM

Maneka Gandhi suggests single, large facility

WCD minister asks states to build centre run by it, not NGOs.

07 Aug 2018 12:12 AM

Build single facility to prevent misuse by NGOs: Maneka to states on sexual abuse

Gandhi's suggestion came in the backdrop of the recent alleged sexual abuse of minor girls in Bihar's Muzzafarpur and UP's Deoria districts.

06 Aug 2018 5:47 PM

Option of signing Hague treaty on child abduction still open: Maneka Gandhi

Govt had been of view that treaty could lead to harassment of women escaping marital discord or domestic violence.

02 Aug 2018 8:47 AM


Maneka Gandhi apologises for ‘other ones’ quip

Says she was embarrassed by her own lack of knowledge.

31 Jul 2018 1:03 AM

Maneka Gandhi apologises for calling transgenders ‘other ones’ in LS

Maneka Gandhi also announced that in future all official communication will use the term TGs for transgenders.

30 Jul 2018 9:30 PM

Lok Sabha passes bill to take on human trafficking

Besides prevention, rescue and rehabilitation, the bill covers aggravated forms of trafficking such as forced labour, begging and marriage.

27 Jul 2018 2:45 AM

Monkey menace hits Vice President’s residence

Naidu, who is the Chairman of the Upper House, said even the official residence of the Vice President of India is facing monkey menace.

25 Jul 2018 1:11 AM

Illegal adoptions: Mother Teresa centres face scan

Gandhi had said the government would have to derecognise the organisation if it continued to defy the revised guidelines.

18 Jul 2018 6:41 AM


All child care homes run by MoC to be inspected after baby selling racket

Maneka Gandhi asked state govts to ensure that all child care institutions get registered and linked to CARA within a month.

17 Jul 2018 9:12 AM

Maneka Gandhi urges city police to take action in assault of 2-year-old boy

Ms Gandhi expressed her displeasure at the slow pace of police investigation in the case.

13 Jul 2018 7:35 AM

Assets gifted to wives shouldn't be taxed, seeks changes in I-T Act: Maneka Gandhi

Provision to tax gifted assets was made under the assumption that wives, daughter-in-law would normally not have independent taxable income.

10 Jul 2018 4:05 PM

Activists, kin hail Supreme Court order on Nirbhaya case

DCW chief Swati Maliwal to issue notice to Delhi police and Tihar jail authorities to expedite execution of the rapists.

10 Jul 2018 2:32 AM

Union Minister Maneka Gandhi joins prenatal yoga session with pregnant women

The women performed several prenatal yoga asanas under the guidance of a teacher.

21 Jun 2018 5:05 PM


Provide rape investigation kits in all police stations, says Maneka Gandhi

The kits are designed to carry out immediate medical investigation and aid in furnishing evidence in sexual assault and rape cases.

20 Jun 2018 8:15 AM

NRI marriages need to be registered within 7 days: WCD

WCD minister Maneka Gandhi had last week said that the NRI marriages would need to be registered within 48 hours.

15 Jun 2018 2:08 AM

NRI marriages to be registered within 48 hrs else no passport, visa: Maneka Gandhi

The ministry had earlier constituted an Integrated Nodal Agency (INA) to look into matrimonial disputes involving NRI's.

07 Jun 2018 12:45 PM

WCD to give new rape probe kits to cops, hospitals

State governments are procuring the rape investigation kits with financial support under the Nirbhaya Fund, she said.

07 Jun 2018 6:43 AM

Complete probe of sexual harassment case by June: Maneka Gandhi tells Air India

The move comes after the air hostess met the Union Women and Child Development (WCD) minister in New Delhi on Monday.

04 Jun 2018 3:51 PM