“Did I tie your hands, legs or seal your lips?”: Priyanka Chaturvedi shuts up NCW chief Rekha Sharma amidst controversy over Nitish Kumar’s objectionable comments

Shiv Sena Rajya Sabha MP Priyanka Chaturvedi on Wednesday shut up National Commission for Women chief Rekha Sharma for the latter’s objectionable comments amidst controversy over the remarks made by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. Not mincing her words, Chaturvedi told Sharma that she was a joke. Speaking in the assembly, Nitish Kumar had made … Read more

NCW Chief writes to UP Police for action against SP chief Akhilesh Yadav for remarks on Nupur Sharma, wants Supreme Court’s intervention

Nation Commission for Women chief Rekha Sharma has written to the Uttar Pradesh Police asking for action against Samajwadi Party supremo Akhilesh Yadav for his tweet on suspended BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma. Reacting to Supreme Court’s scathing observations on Nupur Sharma, Yadav had tweeted, “Not only the face, but the body should also apologise. Ahe … Read more

“Subtle cock champion”: National Commission for Women chief Rekha Sharma writes to Maharashtra Police for action against actor Siddharth on tweet against Saina Nehwal

National Commission for Women chief Rekha Sharma has written to the Maharashtra Police seeking action against actor Siddharth for a tweet against Olympic medallist Saina Nehwal. This was after Siddharth mocked Saina for wrongly claiming that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was attacked during his trip to Punjab recently. In reality, Modi’s convoy was stuck on … Read more

यति नरसिंहानंद सरस्वती ने अब महिला आयोग की अध्यक्ष रेखा शर्मा को लेकर कहीं आपत्तिजनक बातें, वीडियो वायरल

देश की राजधानी दिल्ली से सटे उत्तर प्रदेश के गाजियाबाद के डासना देवी मंदिर के महंत यति नरसिंहानंद सरस्वती का एक और विवादित वीडियो सामने आया है, जो सोशल मीडिया पर खूब वायरल हो रहा है। वायरल मीडियो में वह राष्ट्रीय महिला आयोग अध्यक्ष रेखा शर्मा के खिलाफ बेहद आपत्तिजनक बातें कह रहे हैं। यति नरसिंहानंद दावा कर … Read more

एक्टिविस्ट साकेत गोखले ने बॉम्बे हाई कोर्ट में दायर की याचिका, NCW की अध्यक्ष रेखा शर्मा को पद से हटाने की मांग की

आरटीआई एक्टिविस्ट साकेत गोखले ने बॉम्बे हाई कोर्ट के समक्ष एक याचिका दायर की है, जिसमें उन्होंने राष्ट्रीय महिला आयोग (NCW) की रेखा शर्मा को अध्यक्ष पद से हटाने की मांग की गई। साकेत का तर्क है कि वह अपने ट्वीट के आधार पर राजनीतिक रूप से पक्षपाती हैं। एक्टिविस्ट साकेत गोखले ने ट्वीट किया, … Read more

Activist Saket Gokhale moves Bombay High Court seeking removal of NCW chief Rekha Sharma for ‘communal invocation of love jihad’

Activist Saket Gokhale has moved the Bombay High Court seeking the removal of National Commission for Women chairperson, Rekha Sharma, for her ‘communal invocation of “love jihad” & for her misogynist politically-biased tweets.’ This came days after Gokhale urged Union Minister for Women and Child Development, Smriti Irani, to sack Sharma failing which he will … Read more

“How dare you remain in your chair?”: India’s women’s body chief Rekha Sharma locks Twitter account after activists dig out old misogynistic tweets; discusses ‘love jihad’ with Governor Koshyari

India’s National Commission for Women chief Rekha Sharma is facing widespread condemnation for meeting Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari to discuss women’s safety and ‘love jihad,’ a term used by Hindutva bigots to refer to inter-faith marriages where brides are Hindu and grooms Muslim. The controversial NCW chief was forced to lock her Twitter account … Read more

“How all these sick minded people come in politics?”: NCW Chief Rekha Sharma reacts after Congress worker thrashed for questioning ticket to rape accused

National Commission for Women chairperson Rekha Sharma has said that she had taken a dim view of the physical assault on a woman Congress worker by own colleagues for questioning the ticket being given to a rape accused. This was after the video of the woman Congress worker being thrashed by own party colleagues in … Read more

उत्तर-पूर्वी दिल्ली हिंसा: जाफराबाद के दौरे के बाद बोलीं राष्ट्रीय महिला आयोग प्रमुख- हालात शांतिपूर्ण, लेकिन तनाव बरकरार

राष्ट्रीय महिला आयोग की अध्यक्ष रेखा शर्मा ने शुक्रवार को उत्तर-पूर्वी दिल्ली के हिंसा प्रभावित इलाके जाफराबाद का दौरा किया। राष्ट्रीय महिला आयोग की अध्यक्ष रेखा शर्मा ने शुक्रवार को उत्तर-पूर्वी दिल्ली के हिंसा प्रभावित इलाके जाफराबाद का दौरा करने के बाद कहा कि हालात शांतिपूर्ण हैं, लेकिन तनाव बरकरार है। उन्होंने इलाके में महिलाओं … Read more

एडल्ट्री कानून: सुप्रीम कोर्ट के फैसले पर राष्ट्रीय और दिल्ली महिला आयोग की अध्यक्ष ने दी अलग-अलग प्रतिक्रिया

स्त्री-पुरुष के विवाहेतर संबंधों से जुड़ी भारतीय दंड संहिता (आईपीसी) की धारा-497 पर सुप्रीम कोर्ट की संविधान पीठ ने अहम फैसला सुनाया है। सुप्रीम कोर्ट ने गुरुवार (27 सितंबर) को बड़ा फैसला सुनाते हुए एडल्टरी (व्यभिचार) को अपराध के दायरे से बाहर कर दिया है। कोर्ट ने एडल्टरी मामले में आईपीसी की धारा 497 (एडल्टरी) को … Read more

Compassionate NCW chief Rekha Sharma to meet woman seen in Hardik Patel’s video

The National Commission for Women (NCW) has said that its chairperson Rekha Sharma would meet the woman who was reportedly seen in the video involving Patidar leader Hardik Patel. The NCW in its statement said, “A team from the NCW with chairperson Rekha Sharma will be heading to Surat tonight to meet a girl who, … Read more

NCW’s Rekha Sharma summons Shashi Tharoor on Twitter joke, but runs away when journalists question her silence on BJP leader’s threats to Deepika Padukone

The National Commission for Women’s chief Rekha Sharma on Sunday announced she was summoning the Congress MP Shashi Tharoor for a Twitter pun that the latter posted on Manushi Chhillar. Sharma, former media in-charge of the BJP in Haryana, tweeted, “@NCWIndia will summon @ShashiTharoor to commission on his derogatory and degrading tweet on our pride … Read more