Hyderabad (Telangana) [India] | June 22, 2018 6:11:22 AM ISTSexual harassment can happen anywhere and can affect anyone regardless of age, gender or social status. It's with this in mind that SHE teams held an awareness campaign against it on Thursday.... read..
New York |Thursday, 2018 2:15:48 PM ISTWomen are two times more likely than men to experience pain in their neck during iPad use due mainly to bad postures, warns a new study.... read..
Tehran (Iran) |Thursday, 2018 9:45:04 PM ISTA day after their national football team suffered a 0-1 defeat at the hands of Spain, female Iranian fans were on Thursday still relishing the feeling of having been allowed to enter a major soccer stadium for the first time in four decades, an activity t... read..
Nanded | Wednesday, Jun 20 2018 ISTTwo women farmers allegedly committed suicide in different tehsils of the district in a single day for reasons unknown. In an incident, the deceased, Savita Basaveshwar Chiwade (22), a resident of Kurla in Kandhar tehsil, committed suicide by hanging he... read..
Chandigarh | Thursday, Jun 21 2018 ISTKeeping in line with the various activities being conducted by the Punjab government under its flagship Tandarust Punjab Mission, Health and Family Welfare Minister Brahm Mohindra today flagged off an advanced cancer detection mobile van fitted with lates... read..
Chennai | Wednesday, Jun 20 2018 ISTBJP functionary and film actor S Ve Shekher on Wednesday appeared before the Egmore Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Court in connection with a case filed by the city police for sharing a derogatory post against women journalists. Shekher, who came to the c... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2018 8:45:06 PM ISTUnion Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi on Tuesday emphasied the requirement to empower and skill police agencies and other responders in addressing the crimes against children "professionally and diligently", and called for every police ... read..
Bengaluru |Tuesday, 2018 8:15:06 PM ISTIn an effort to increase the number of women in senior levels in the Information Technology (IT) industry, Nasscom on Tuesday unveiled its 'Women Wizards Rule Tech' programme for women techies, the Indian IT industry's apex body said.... read..
Madrid (Spain) | Tuesday, Jun 19 2018 ISTThe Indian Women's Hockey team ended their Spain Tour on a bright note as they defeated the hosts 4-1 in the fifth and final match here at the Consejo Superior de Deportes Hockey Stadium on Monday. India dominated the match in terms of possession and cha... read..
KAZAN | Tuesday, Jun 19 2018 ISTIran captain Masoud Shojaei said on Tuesday that the World Cup was the wrong place to discuss the issue of women being allowed to watch football matches at stadiums in the Islamic republic. Iranian women are expected to be in the crowd at the Kazan Arena ... read..
Chandigarh |Monday, 2018 7:15:05 PM ISTFacebook on Monday announced its partnership with the National Commission for Women (NCW) to conduct a digital literacy programme aimed at training women scholars in Panjab University.... read..
Chandigarh |Monday, 2018 6:45:07 PM ISTThe Punjab government has amended a rule to curb the misuse of stamp duty rebate extended to women on property registration, an official said here on Monday.... read..
Maharajganj | Monday, Jun 18 2018 ISTFour women killed on the spot while 11 others were injured in mini-truck-taxi collision near Amhawa crossing in Kotwali area on Monday. Police sources here said that a taxi heading towards Nautanwa dashed into mini-truck coming from opposite direction nea... read..
Chandigarh | Monday, Jun 18 2018 ISTPunjab government has amended a rule to curb the misuse of stamp duty rebate, extended to women on property registration. The scheme was launched to empower women by giving them a two per cent rebate on the acquisition of property in their name. But this ... read..
Madrid | Sunday, Jun 17 2018 ISTIndian women's Hockey team lost against Spain by 4-1 in the fourth match of their Spain Tour at the Consejo Superior de Deportes Hockey Stadium. India's only goal of the match was scored by Udita in the 22nd minute on Saturday. Spain's Lola Riera continu... read..
Rajnandgaon (Chhattisgarh) [India] | June 17, 2018 2:41:34 PM ISTMenstruation has always been taboo subjects in India and even after several campaigns people still consider it a topic to 'not talk about openly.'... read..
Bastar (Chhattisgarh) [India] | June 17, 2018 7:11:24 AM ISTA group of women in Chhattisgarh's Bastar has launched a drive to spread awareness against alcohol consumption.... read..
Madrid (Spain) | Saturday, Jun 16 2018 ISTThe Indian Women's Hockey team registered their first win of the Spain Tour as they defeated the hosts 3-2 in the third of the five matches here at the Consejo Superior de Deportes Hockey Stadium on Friday. Spain took an early lead through Maria Lopez in ... read..
Kaliningrad |Saturday, 2018 5:15:04 PM ISTHaving previously announced a ban for his footballers from having sex with the Russian fair sex at the ongoing FIFA World Cup, Nigerian coach Gernot Rorh rushed to specify his words.... read..
Madrid [Spain] | June 16, 2018 6:41:29 AM ISTIndian women's hockey team's third match against Spain saw Indian forward Vandana Katariya touch the 200-international cap milestone.... read..
By Gabrielle T├ętrault-Farber MOSCOW | Friday, Jun 15 2018 ISTSaudi Arabia's soccer team may have been thrashed in its first World Cup match, but Saudi women attending the tournament said they still had lots to celebrate after a ban on them attending matches at home was lifted earlier this year. Yakir Zaki was one o... read..
New Delhi [India] | June 15, 2018 2:41:33 PM ISTWomen drop out of workforce at various stages but the main thrust often comes during and post pregnancy stages in women' life. The baby then takes precedence over everything else and having a full-time career seems like a thing of the past!... read..
Jhunjhunu |Sunday, 2018 12:45:04 PM ISTSending her elder daughter Manushree to an English-medium school in Jhunjhunu (Rajasthan) was a distant dream for Sushila Thakan some eight years ago. Though she had her husband's moral support, she received little cooperation from her in-laws after she g... read..
New Delhi |Thursday, 2018 3:45:04 PM ISTThere is an increasing focus on women's empowerment and gender equality in our public discourse and every year it reaches its peak on the occasion of International Women's Day. But how much of equality actually exists when it comes to wages or pay scale i... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2018 12:15:04 PM ISTEleven states, 3,600 kms and 260 days. One woman is on a mission to cover the entire stretch from Kanyakumari to Kashmir -- on foot, and all alone. Meet Srishti Bakshi who has taken up this mission to create awareness about the security and social status ... read..
Mumbai |Wednesday, 2018 4:15:04 PM ISTFrom a Jnanpith laureate to Sahitya Akademi award winners, from a sex worker-turned-author to a domestic help-turned-writer, the upcoming LIC Gateway LitFest here will feature more than 50 women writers from varied backgrounds.... read..