02 Sep 2015
Mumbai: After receiving the co-operation of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to open a shelter home for the daughters of sex workers in Mumbai, Vivek Oberoi has now found a supporter in Nita Ambani. The businesswoman-philanthropist has come forward to fund the education of those girls.
29 Aug 2015
Chandigarh: Hundreds of women in Haryana and Chandigarh availed the facility of free travel on state roadways buses today on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan.
27 Aug 2015
Chandigarh: Backing the Patel community's demand for reservation in Gujarat, Jats in Haryana today threatened to launch an agitation in the state to press for their demand of OBC quota.
27 Aug 2015
Chandigarh: The Haryana government has today announced that it will open women police stations, one in each of the 21 districts of the state and would be inaugurated on the eve of 'Raksha Bandhan' festival on Friday.
25 Aug 2015
New York: Facebook users would now have the option of a 'donate' button on the pages of all non-profit organisations and linked advertisements on the website, according to a media report.
10 May 2012
At least 90 people, including women, were rescued from an NGO running child and women's protection houses and its operator arrested for alleged sexual exploitation of some of the inmates.
20 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The Centre on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that there was an "enormous amount of control" over the working of the intelligence agencies, including their finances, by the government as it opposed a plea by an NGO for some oversight over their functioning.
25 Aug 2015
Chandigarh: The Haryana government's move to impose educational and other qualifications on those contesting panchayat (village council) elections was "undemocratic and unwarranted", former Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said on Monday.
24 Aug 2015
TORONTO: Larry Flynt, a defender of free speech and sexual freedom if there ever was one, has this advice for anyone worried by the hack of infidelity site Ashley Madison: Muzzle yourself.
17 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Facing a fresh controversy, Greenpeace India today claimed that it has "ended" the employment of two of its employees - one allegedly involved in cases of rape of a woman employee of the organisation and the other accused of several cases of sexual harassment.