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domestic

Informal (esp in police use) an incident of violence in the home, esp between a man and a woman
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Besides five pet dogs, she also kept security guards Santosh and Narendra Patel to prevent the domestic helps from running away.
Vaijayanti, a domestic help, who paid nearly Rs 70,000 (RO 500 approx) for visa expenses to her sponsor says she is hard hit by the annual renewal rule.
The Delhi Police has, meanwhile, sought the school and birth certificates of another domestic help who is a complainant in the case, to determine his age.
As such, the number of the illegal residents, workers and domestic helps caught this year so far has gone up to 5,612," said Lt-Col Khalaf Al Ghaith, Assistant Director-General for Investigation and Illegals Follow-up Sector.
During the meeting, the chief minister said domestic helps should be called as 'Didi' a respectful word which means elder sister and they will be entitled to various government facilities, medical and financial.
While there is a blanket ban on employing children below 14 years of age in hazardous sectors, which includes domestic work, there is no law protecting the rights of adult domestic helps.
She decided to go beyond her misfortunes and went into free computer training, which made her a successful computer trainer herself to more than 300 students, 90 per cent of whom are also domestic helps aspiring to get out of their misery and to land in a better job outside household work with computer literacy.
They have also sought a direction to the CBI to place on record the statement made by Krishna, formerly a compounder at Rajesh's clinic, and their domestic helps Vijay Mandal and Rajkumar.
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): The Union Government has decided to bring cases of sexual harassment of domestic helps within the scope of proposed law to prevent exploitation of woman at work places.
Once again we appeal to people to be careful while recruiting domestic helps and immediately inform the police about it," Ajay Chaudhary, additional commissioner of police ( southeast), said.
Incidents such as these happen because of lack of verification of domestic helps, but luckily Chandan did not flee with the robbers," Chhaya Sharma, DCP ( south) said.
It has also given a clean chit to the domestic helps from the Talwar residence and from that of their friends, the Durranis.