A woman faced domestic violence every hour during the lockdown

NCW received 3,814 cases of domestic violence during the lockdown. NGOs working on the ground fear that the worst might not be over yet. New Delhi: The National Commission for Women (NCW) received 3,814 domestic violence complaints between April 22 and August 30, 2020, an RTI inquiry has revealed.  In comparison, in 2019, NCW had […]

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Women Safety Scheme Remains Under-utilized

The Christian Women’s organization claims that the government has not been utilizing the Nirbhaya Scheme. By Manasi Pawar Bengaluru, March 12, 2019. The Indian Christian Women’s Movement, in collaboration with the North East Solidarity, held a silent protest for the rising crimes against women in the IT hub. The women complained about the schemes for […]

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Pink Taxis Launched in Bengaluru

Women-only taxis launched in the city keeping in mind the safety of women commuters. By Rudrankar Raha Bengaluru, Jan. 23, 2019: The Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation (KSTDC), in collaboration with Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL), has launched on Jan. 7 a new cab service by women and for women, to transport commuters of the […]

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