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LRD recruitment: Govt 'vindictive', posted women who protested to remote places, says Mevani

May 10, 2020 11:41 pm

The state government, however, denied the charges and said that police department is a disciplined force and one has to provide service wherever asked to.

After calling out parties on 'male chauvinism', Shaina NC tweets this: BJP has fielded more women than others

April 05, 2019 11:54 am

Shaina NC said, "It’s not about ME. In fact, my party BJP has fielded more women than others. Ours is the only political party that has 33% reservation in organisational posts."

Explained: Naveen Patnaik’s announcement for 33 pct reservation for women in Lok Sabha tickets can be a game changer

March 10, 2019 3:32 pm

BJD’s decision to give as many as seven Lok Sabha tickets (out of 21) can likely not be matched by its principal challengers, Congress and BJP.

Must bring Bill for women quota if govt wants gender empowerment: CPM

December 29, 2018 6:06 am

The CPI(M) members were in the well of the House, holding placards which said “Protect women without any gender discrimination”, and “Pass the long pending Women’s Reservation Bill”.

Six more berths to be reserved for women in AC 3-tier

December 04, 2018 6:18 pm

Railways currently also offers a reservation quota of six sleeper class berths in every mail/express train for female passengers, irrespective of their age, travelling alone or in a group.

J&K: BJP for more than 33 per cent reservation for women at panchayat level

September 11, 2018 7:15 pm

Panchayat polls in Jammu and Kashmir are scheduled to be held between November 8 and December 4. They have not been held in the state since 2011.

National Conference of Women Legislators: President, V-P pitch for 33% reservation for women in LS

March 06, 2016 1:20 am

They were speaking at the inaugural function of National Conference of Women Legislators at Vigyan Bhawan. PM Narendra Modi was also present.

89 per cent of women want reserved metro coaches to remain: Survey

February 11, 2016 5:53 am

The survey was conducted between January 11 and 13, and 34,500 respondents were approached during their metro ride or at stations.

Reservation for women, not this way

July 15, 2014 7:49 am

The present version of the bill is deeply flawed

CM announces 33% quota for women in police force

June 25, 2014 4:12 am

Anandi ben underlined that the state’s commitment to reserve the posts for women “as part of the government’s policy of women empowerment".