NRI marriages need to be registered within 7 days: Women and Child Development Ministry
All NRI marriages solemnised in India would need to b...
Maneka Gandhi invites Modi for special screening of 'Lion'
Gandhi will host a special screening of the Oscar-nominated film and has invited cabinet ministers and other dignitaries as well.
Suresh Prabhu orders Air India to investigate sexual harassment complaint
Prabhu has ordered Air India to investigate a complaint of sexual h...
New rules would ensure cattle is not ill-treated: Maneka Gandhi
Maneka Gandhi, an animal rights activist, had earlier called for an end to co...
Amendment soon for male child sex abuse victim: Official
The step comes soon after WCD minister Maneka Gandhi recently supported a petition on Change.org by film-maker-activist Insia Dariwala, who said, "male child sexual abuse is an ignored reality in India".
Maneka Gandhi for central tribunal on adoption-related cases
Legal hurdles have often been cited as one of the main reasons for delay in the lawful transfer of a child to the adoptive family.
Supreme Court verdict will act as deterrent against heinous crimes: Maneka Gandhi
Asked if justice was delayed, she said, It has been close to five years, but in this country getting justice takes decades, so justice definitely has been done.
Sandra Shroff's growth formula made UPL a force to reckon with. Here's how
Infrastructure plays a very large part in building up a company, says the UPL vice-chairman.
Maneka Gandhi seeks tax exemption on maintenance allowance to women
Gandhi has requested that maintenance amount, both to the wife as well as to the child, be absolved from tax in such cases on the ground that it is already taxed as part of the husband's income.
Centre to amend law for death penalty in child rape cases below 12-year of age
In a letter submitted to Supreme Court the Centre had said that it has started process to amend POCSO Act to ensure maximum punishment of death penalty in child rape cases between the age group of 0-12 age.
Now, Maneka Gandhi wants father's name optional in caste certificates
Last year, Gandhi had written to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj asking her to reconsider the rule of having the father's name mentioned for getting passports.
Scheme launched to help women at state, district level: Maneka
The scheme, which will work at the national, state and district levels to create an environment in which women achieve their full potential, will run from 2017-18 to 2019-20, she said.
Union mantris defend Yogi govt over Unnao
“When we say ‘Beti Bachao’, we really mean that. We are here to safeguard the interests of our daughters and we are committed to their safety," culture minister Mahesh Sharma said.
Maneka Gandhi moots nutrition in sachets to combat malnourishment
The ministry note added that as anganwadi women retire, they can be replaced with educated, bright young girls.
Women can directly approach WCD ministry, Maneka Gandhi on cab safety
Maneka urged cab aggregator Uber to enforce strict guidelines to ensure safety of women following allegations of harassment by the woman rider against a driver.
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