National Federation of Indian Women

Type: Organization
Name: National Federation of Indian Women
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

CPI wants law to regulate admissions in Pro. courses in Pondy

The Puducherry unit of the Communist Party of India today demanded the enactment a legislation to Regulate Admission in Professional Courses to prevent malpractices and streamlining of fee structure in professional educational institutions.Addressing ... [Published NetIndia123.com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Cuban Embassy in India updates on International Campaign of Solidarity with the Five

.  The solidarity event organized to mark the 60th anniversary of the National Federation of Indian Women (NFIW), in the Club of the Constitution of this country, was suitable for the Embassy of Cuba to apprise about the International Campaign of Solidarity ... [Published Cubaminrex - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Nupi Marup petitions PM

IMPHAL, September 13: The All Manipur Nupi Marup affiliated to National Federation of Indian Women led by its president S Sorojini Devi, working president M Sakhi Devi submitted a memorandum to the Prime Minister of India.The 10-member team left Imphal ... [Published Kangla Online - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

NFIW celebrates Young Women's Day on its 60th anniversary

Members of National Federation of Indian Women (NFIW), including Aruna Roy and Annie Raja, today celebrated 'Young Women's Day' to mark the 60th anniversary of the CPI's women's wing.Crediting efforts by NFIW for the implementation of the MNREGA scheme, ... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

Women’s groups meet Bassi, demand police reforms

Comment · print · T TT+· T-A delegation representing 22 women’s and human rights organisations met Police Commissioner B.S. Bassi on Friday to demand a comprehensive police reform initiative.Led by former National Commission for Women chairperson ... [Published The Hindu - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Child Trafficking Rampant in Underdeveloped Indian Villages

Active Citizens , Aid , Asia-Pacific , Civil Society , Crime & Justice , Democracy , Development & Aid , Economy & Trade , Editors' Choice , Education , Gender , Headlines , Human Rights , Migration & Refugees , Population , Poverty & MDGs , Projects ... [Published Inter Press Service - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Cops yet to take any action in Mohini Giri case

No action has been taken by Delhi Police in a complaint filed by former chairperson of the National Commission for Women on Monday.Dr V Mohini Giri, 76, was allegedly thrashed when she tried to help a teenage girl, who was being molested by a group of ... [Published Deccan Herald - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Left Seeks CBI Probe into Child Prostitution Racket

PUDUCHERRY: Left party members and activists of various organisations on Tuesday submitted a petition to the Lieutenant Governor (in-charge) Ajay Kumar Singh demanding that the probe into the child prostitution racket be handed over to the Central Bureau ... [Published New Indian Express - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Plea to hand over prostitution racket case to CBI

The women's wing of the left parties, youth and students organizations today urged Lt Governor (incharge) Ajay Kumar Singh to hand over the prostitution racket case in which some minor girls were forced into prostitution to the CBI to ensure a fair and ... [Published NetIndia123.com - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Plea to disburse wages quickly

Comment · print · T TT+· T-The Hindu Members of the National Federation of Indian Women at the Tirupur Collectorate on Monday. Photo: R. Vimal KumarExpressing concern over the non-disbursal of wages to workers employed under the Mahatma Gandhi National ... [Published The Hindu - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Hang rapists publicly or castrate them, says CPI leader Atul Anjan

New Delhi, July 18 - Communist Party of India leader Atul Anjan said Friday that convicted rapists must be hanged publicly, and alternatively suggested that their sexual organs and hands be severed to send out a stern message that such crimes against ... [Published Topnews.in - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Right to food activists unhappy with Budget

NEW DELHI: Activists and NGOs attacked the budget for its silence on the National Food Security Act, 2013, saying the BJP had pushed for "universal food security" when the party was in opposition."This is in sharp contrast to the BJP's pre-election manifesto. ... [Published Times of India - Jul 11 2014]

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...country's solidarity with the cause of the Palestinian people and quoted the phrase of the Historical leader of the Cuban Revolution when he said "there is nothing worse than to give up against an enemy that assaults you for no reason”. She also expressed solidarity with families affected by recent natural disasters and the victims of terrorism anywhere in the world."
Accusing the media of not giving proper coverage to the demonstrations being staged by people in rural areas, Roy said, "In the recent times, there have been a lot of mobilisation in the rural areas but the media does not cover them because it is corporatised."
"We are verifying the incident and conducting an enquiry. So far we have not found any evidence of such an incident" the officer said
National Federation of Indian Women (NFIW) general secretary Annie Raja told ANI, "This shows that irrespective of the place or age, and irrespective of what dress they wear, crimes against women have increased. Government should be more conscious and alert. In Uttar Pradesh, the vehicle of Chief Minister was given more budgetary allowance than the implementation of legislations. This is a war like situation for the Indian woman. Governments, whether at the centre or in states, need to wake up and ensure this doesn't happen."

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CPI wants law to regulate admissions in Pro. co... [Published NetIndia123.com - Sep 18 2014]
Cuban Embassy in India updates on International... [Published Cubaminrex - Sep 15 2014]
Nupi Marup petitions PM [Published Kangla Online - Sep 14 2014]
NFIW celebrates Young Women's Day on its 60th a... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 11 2014]
Women’s groups meet Bassi, demand police reforms [Published The Hindu - Sep 06 2014]
Child Trafficking Rampant in Underdeveloped Ind... [Published Inter Press Service - Sep 04 2014]
Cops yet to take any action in Mohini Giri case [Published Deccan Herald - Aug 28 2014]
Left Seeks CBI Probe into Child Prostitution Ra... [Published New Indian Express - Aug 27 2014]
Activists press for CBI probe into child prosti... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 26 2014]
Plea to hand over prostitution racket case to CBI [Published NetIndia123.com - Aug 26 2014]
Plea to disburse wages quickly [Published The Hindu - Aug 19 2014]
Day of Rage Observed in Delhi Condemning Israel... [Published Peoples Democracy.in - Aug 14 2014]
Hang rapists publicly or castrate them, says CP... [Published Topnews.in - Jul 18 2014]
Right to food activists unhappy with Budget [Published Times of India - Jul 11 2014]
Wow, I Didn’t Realize That My Vagina Had A Shel... [Published Upworthy - Jun 06 2014]
AAP does what none could [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Jan 22 2014]
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