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'Treat juvenile rape accused on par with adults'

Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi on Sunday favoured treating juveniles accused of heinous crimes like rape on par with adult offenders. Speaking to reporters in Chennai, she......

Exclusive! Matrimonial sites being used by predators, traffickers: Maneka

Minister of Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi is determined to give her ministry more teeth. From restudying the controversial Juvenile Justice Act to creating women’s bank and......

Juveniles over 16 should be tried as adults: Govt

In a significant move, the Women and Child Development Ministry has proposed that juveniles above 16 years of age involved in heinous crimes like murder or gang rape should be tried as adults under......

7 months after Prez assent, govt yet to notify Sexual Harassment Act

Amid a raging debate over safety of women at workplace, a key legislation in this regard is stuck between Women and Child Development Ministry and law ministries and is yet to be enforced despite......

Rapists should be jailed till death: Tirath

Rapists should be jailed till their death, Women and Child Development Minister Krishna Tirath said on Monday as another 'very shameful' case came up in Punjab's Bhatinda. She said that there was a......

Govt nods welfare scheme for women, children

To check rampant under-nutrition and anaemia among women and children, the government approved on Wednesday the implementation of a Rs 1000 crore (Rs 10 billion) scheme for the welfare of mother......

Why are govt policies blind to human needs?

While there is no move to set up day-care centres for children of poor women, the rural jobs Act remains the only law to recognise it is a woman's right to have an ayah to take care of her......

Amartya Sen's advice: No biscuits in anganwadis

Pressure is building on the United Progressive Alliancegovernment and the ministry of women and child development to ensure cooked meals in pre-school centres under the central programme of......

Govt to give additional interest-free loan to sugar mills

The Centre on Monday decided to provide additional interest-free loan of up to Rs 4,400 crore (Rs 44 billion) to cash-starved sugar industry for paying cane arrears.   In order to bail......

What ails India's young and skilled workforce?

Till the jobs come and wages improve, India’s aspirational young certificate holders have learnt that their degrees come with no guarantees, feels Aman Sethi. At 3:30 am, the house is dark,......

The World Before Us

The World Before Her is a remarkable film, if for no other reason than that it tells the story of India's women centred on them alone. In a video that began circulating online in the aftermath of......

Review: Zachariayude Garbhinikal is worth a watch

Malayalam film Zachariayude Garbhinikal is complicated in parts and oversimplifies matters in others, but is worth seeing, writes Paresh C Palicha. Zachariayude Garbhinikal, a film by Aneesh......

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3-parent babies could be born in UK by 2015

LONDON: The first baby in Britain with three genetic parents is all set to be born by next year. The landmark proposal has passed a crucial public... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/science/3-parent-babies-could-be-born-in-UK-by-2015/articleshow/38872022.cms
NHRC seeks report from state government

Report on the rape of the 6-yr-old needs to be submitted in two weeks. Meanwhile, new police chief visits school, meets parents In yet another... ...

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Vimal-Priya Anand's best P(i)eak up Trade for Next Film Stills

Housing scam unearthed in Ghaziabad: Official | Showers cool Delhi, cloudy Wednesday ahead | Thousands evacuated as Odisha river breaches... ...

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Teen 'rapes' 3-yr-old girl

A three-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 16-year-old-boy at a village off Kanakapura Road under the Thalaghattapura police station limits.... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/421280/teen-039rapes039-3-yr-old.html
A foreign take on women empowerment

A group of eight students from different parts of the world is camping in Dhanbad for over a week now to carry out research on different issues,... ...

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