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The elderly woman’s statement was recorded by a magistrate, which is now admissible evidence against the 37-year-old suspect.(HT file photo)

86-year-old raped by plumber in Delhi, man arrested from spot

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 09, 2020 02:02 AM IST
The man was nabbed from the scene of crime after locals, alerted by the screams of the woman, rushed to help, police said on Tuesday.
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Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan(VIA REUTERS)
Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan(VIA REUTERS)

News updates from Hindustan Times at 1pm: UN body slams Pakistan over discrimination of religious minorities and all the latest news at this hour

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON DEC 15, 2019 01:02 PM IST
Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion curated for you at 1 pm. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
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Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)

Ensure rapists are hanged within 6 months of conviction: DCW chief Swati Maliwal writes to PM Modi

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON DEC 03, 2019 01:34 PM IST
Swati Maliwal wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, listing out her demands on action to be taken in cases of crimes against women.
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Delhi Commission for Women.(Mohd Zakir/HT PHOTO)
Delhi Commission for Women.(Mohd Zakir/HT PHOTO)

DCW chairperson slams trans bill, asks for revisions

By HT Correspondent | New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 27, 2019 05:31 PM IST
The DCW has asked for the bill to be sent to a standing committee so that a complete law promoting the rights and welfare of transgender persons, is drafted.
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DCW chairperson Swati Maliwal gave the police 10 days to sort out the complaints and asked them to provide the required information to the commission in 72 hours.(PTI/File Photo)
DCW chairperson Swati Maliwal gave the police 10 days to sort out the complaints and asked them to provide the required information to the commission in 72 hours.(PTI/File Photo)

DCW notice to two police stations over illegal sale of liquor and drugs

By HT Correspondent | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 01, 2019 03:25 AM IST
The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Thursday issued notices to Jahangirpuri and Bhalswa Dairy police stations after receiving complaints of sale of illicit liquor and drugs in the area.
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Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) Chairperson Swati Maliwal(HT File)
Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) Chairperson Swati Maliwal(HT File)

Dwarka shelter home row: 4 Women staffer including welfare officer held for sexual abuse

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 30, 2018 03:06 PM IST
Police said the arrested women include a welfare officer, home in-charge, and two house-mothers of the shelter that is run by an NGO in Dwarka and has 22 inmates.
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Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chairperson Swati Maliwal speaks to the media in New Delhi on December 7.(Burhaan Kinu/HT PHOTO)
Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chairperson Swati Maliwal speaks to the media in New Delhi on December 7.(Burhaan Kinu/HT PHOTO)

Delhi shelter home girls allege chilli powder put in private parts as punishment: DCW

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 29, 2018 08:39 PM IST
Some elder girls at a shelter home in Dwarka area alleged that the female staff put chilli powder in their private parts as punishment. They were also forced to have chilli powder, a DCW statement said.
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A three-member team of Delhi Commission for Women, led by its chairperson Swati Maliwal (in photo), on Tuesday visited the women’s shelter home where they found that the inmates were not being provided adequate food and clothing.(Sonu Mehta/HT File)
A three-member team of Delhi Commission for Women, led by its chairperson Swati Maliwal (in photo), on Tuesday visited the women’s shelter home where they found that the inmates were not being provided adequate food and clothing.(Sonu Mehta/HT File)

‘Dismal, suffocating’: DCW seeks probe into condition of women’s shelter home

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 05, 2018 11:13 AM IST
A three-member team from the Delhi Commission from Women led by its chairperson Swati Maliwal visited the home on Tuesday where they found that the inmates were not being provided adequate food and clothing.
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Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal on Friday said she has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to remove Union Minister and former journalist M J Akbar from his post in the wake of allegations of sexual harassment against him.(PTI)
Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal on Friday said she has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to remove Union Minister and former journalist M J Akbar from his post in the wake of allegations of sexual harassment against him.(PTI)

DCW Chief Swati Maliwal writes to PM Modi asking him to remove M J Akbar

By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON OCT 12, 2018 08:47 PM IST
Welcoming the #metoo movement, Swati Maliwal urged all women and girls to come out and report any kind of sexual harassment.
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Delhi commission for women chairperson Swati Maliwal Tuesday said actor Alok Nath’s “casual” attitude in responding to allegations of sexual assault “shows the mentality of such men who believe they would be let off easily”.(Getty Images)
Delhi commission for women chairperson Swati Maliwal Tuesday said actor Alok Nath’s “casual” attitude in responding to allegations of sexual assault “shows the mentality of such men who believe they would be let off easily”.(Getty Images)

Alok Nath’s response to rape allegations ‘shows such men’s mentality’: Swati Maliwal

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON OCT 09, 2018 08:49 PM IST
Delhi commission for women chairperson Swati Maliwal quoted media reports according to which Alok Nath said: “Neither I am denying this nor do I agree with it. It (rape) must have happened, but someone else would have done it.”
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The case came into light when the Delhi Commission for Women received a call on its helpline 181 by the woman’s other brother who complained that his elder brother has entrapped his sister.(HT Photo)
The case came into light when the Delhi Commission for Women received a call on its helpline 181 by the woman’s other brother who complained that his elder brother has entrapped his sister.(HT Photo)

Brother, sister-in law arrested for starving woman for 2 years: Delhi Police

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 20, 2018 05:45 PM IST
The police said they arrested the woman’s brother and sister-in law.
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The DCW chief has alleged that the trafficking racket was being run by “highly influential” people .(Rak K Raj/HT File Photo)
The DCW chief has alleged that the trafficking racket was being run by “highly influential” people .(Rak K Raj/HT File Photo)

Police, DCW chief spar over 16 Nepal women rescued from flat in Delhi

By Karn Pratap Singh | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 25, 2018 03:15 PM IST
The Delhi Police has refuted DCW chief Swati Maliwal’s claims and said the women were not victims of trafficking but were cheated by people who had promised them jobs.
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Students shout slogans during a protest against the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua near Jammu, in Srinagar, April 16, 2018.(REUTERS File Photo)
Students shout slogans during a protest against the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua near Jammu, in Srinagar, April 16, 2018.(REUTERS File Photo)

6-year-old homeless girl abducted and raped in central Delhi, accused held

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 17, 2018 09:13 AM IST
The child, who lived with her family on a pavement, was found in a pool of blood late on Saturday evening after which she was rushed to a hospital where she underwent a four-hour surgery.
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Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal ends her indefinite hunger by drinking juice, in New Delhi on Sunday.(PTI Photo)
Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal ends her indefinite hunger by drinking juice, in New Delhi on Sunday.(PTI Photo)

DCW chief Swati Maliwal ends fast, terms ordinance a ‘historic’ victory

By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 22, 2018 05:50 PM IST
President Ram Nath Kovind promulgated an ordinance to give stringent punishment, including death penalty, for those convicted of raping girls below 12 years.
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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal with Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal in New Delhi on Friday.(PTI)
Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal with Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal in New Delhi on Friday.(PTI)

Swati Maliwal turns down Kejriwal’s request to end hunger strike

By HT Correspondent | New Delhi, Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON APR 21, 2018 10:47 AM IST
Swati Maliwal had started her fast last week at Samta Sthal opposite to Rajghat as a mark of protest against the recent alleged rape incidents in Kathua and Unnao.
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Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal extends support to DCW chief Swati Maliwal, who is sitting on a hunger strike demanding death penalty for rapists in New Delhi on Sunday.(Vipin Kumar/HT Photo)
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal extends support to DCW chief Swati Maliwal, who is sitting on a hunger strike demanding death penalty for rapists in New Delhi on Sunday.(Vipin Kumar/HT Photo)

Kejriwal says Delhi govt to amend law to ensure death for minors’ rapists

By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2018 09:46 PM IST
The Delhi chief minister attacked the BJP over Unnao and Kathua rape cases, saying a dangerous message was being relayed that if the accused belonged to the party ruling at the Centre, the entire machinery would step in to shield him.
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Delhi Commission for Women chairperson Swati Maliwal on an indefinite hunger strike in New Delhi on Sunday.(Vipin Kumar/HT Photo)
Delhi Commission for Women chairperson Swati Maliwal on an indefinite hunger strike in New Delhi on Sunday.(Vipin Kumar/HT Photo)

DCW chief Maliwal’s fast demanding death penalty for rapists enters Day 3

By Indo Asian News Service | Indo Asian News Service, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2018 07:53 PM IST
Delhi Commission for Women chairperson Swati Maliwal launched the protest at Rajghat on Friday in the wake of the horrific rape incidents in Uttar Pradesh’s Unnao and Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua districts.
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