Women Safety
India  /  Published 01.04.22

Women's safety on Yogi's mind

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed the state police to run a special campaign for the safety of girls and activate anti-Romeo squads from Saturday, the first day of Navratras, a...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Lucknow

India  /  Published 11.11.21

Women unsafe in UP: Priyanka

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Thursday hit out at the Uttar Pradesh government over the issue of safety of women, alleging that women are unsafe in the state. Her attack came after media r...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Lucknow

Places  /  Published 27.08.21

Residents unite to boost security cover in New Town

“Many women, who had not reported the matter to the police, came forward and shared the incidents with us. A Whatsapp group on women’s security has been formed which reached the highest pe...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

Calcutta  /  Published 19.03.21

Street meeting bares anxieties

Stores selling everything from shoes to lottery tickets dotted the area where the meeting took place. The owner of an optical store stepped out and stayed put for almost 30 minutes, listening to the s...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

India  /  Published 18.03.21

Ripped jeans get Uttarakhand CM’s goat

New Uttarakhand chief minister Tirath Singh Rawat has berated women who wear ripped jeans, speaking at a meeting of the state commission for the protection of child rights in Dehradun on Wednesday. &...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


India  /  Published 12.03.21

'How can Yogi lecture Bengal?'

The Congress on Thursday questioned the credentials of Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath to hold forth on women’s safety and law and order while campaigning in election-bound states s...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 10.03.21

Mission: Shakti: the eyes do not have it

The Lucknow police is reportedly setting up AI-enabled cameras to record pictures of women ‘who look distressed’. The additional director-general explained that “The cameras will be ...
By Shubhangi Agarwalla

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.01.21

Suspect held for Ormanjhi murder

Ranchi police on Thursday arrested the main accused in the murder of a woman whose body with head severed was recovered from a forest at Ormanjhi on the outskirts of the Jharkhand capital on January 3...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 08.01.21

NCW advice: don't step out

The Uttar Pradesh woman who was gang-raped and murdered allegedly by a priest and two of his associates when she had gone to worship at a temple could have averted the crime had she not stepped out of...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.12.20

Dumka rape: 4 more arrested

Four more were arrested by Dumka police, including a 16-year-old juvenile, on Tuesday in connection with the gang rape of a 35-year-old tribal woman that took place under the Mufassil police station a...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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