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Finding Her Voice: New Documentary Sees Danielle Waterman Speak out on...

HSBC - title partner of the World Rugby Sevens Series - has commissioned the documentary to help raise awareness of these important issues ...

Naomi Osaka proud of work being done on gender equality

Tokyo, March 11 | Naomi Osaka, who is looking forward to taking part in her first Olympic Games after her fourth Grand Slam win...

Plea claims gender bias by excluding women from NDA, SC seeks...

New Delhi, March 10 | The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought response from the Centre on a plea seeking direction to take steps to...

Covid-19 worsened gender inequalities in Africa: WHO

Nairobi, March 8 | The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated gender inequities in Africa, a top World Health Organization (WHO) official said here.The remark...

Women career scientists still face gender bias: UNESCO

By Siddhi JainNew Delhi, Feb 12 (IANSlife) Women still account for only 28 per cent of engineering graduates and 40 per cent of graduates...

Dalai Lama and gender reform: Malati Rao’s ‘The Geshema Is Born’...

By S.RaviNew Delhi, Jan 29 | What makes the 14th Dalia Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, the Tibetan Buddhists spiritual leader, stand apart from other temporal...

Kerala to hold conference on gender equality on Feb 11

Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 27 | The second edition of International Conference on Gender Equality (ICGE-II) would be held from February 11 to 13, Health, Social...

Even tiny gender bias in hiring may impact employers

New York, Jan 20 | If you are an employer then you need to be unbiased while making hiring decisions or else it can...

UN Women, Kerala govt collaborate for India’s first Gender Data Hub

New Delhi, Dec 21 | The Kerala government and UN Women have collaborated to establish India's first Gender Data Hub.A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)...

New Telugu show is about women who face gender bias

Mumbai, Dec 9 | The new Telugu fiction daily, Guppedanta Manasu, narrates the story of every woman who faces gender bias. Titled "Guppedanta Manasu", show...

Shilpa Shinde: ‘Paurashpur’ deals with issues gender politics and patriarchy

Mumbai, Dec 8 | Actress Shilpa Shinde says the upcoming web series Paurashpur touches upon serious issues as patriarchy and gender politics.Set in 16th...

Nikhita Gandhi questions gender identity through ‘Khud ko hi paake’

Mumbai, Nov 29 | Singer Nikhita Gandhi says her latest song, Khud ko hi paake, is all about the expression of acceptance of the...

Discrimination, gender barriers bane for women lawyers: Justice Gita Mittal

New Delhi, Nov 28 | While the number of women graduating from the leading law schools and working at junior levels in the legal...

Sam Smith will date any gender

London, Nov 1 | Singer Sam Smith has declared they will no longer play by the rules, adding that their dating choices will not...

Mizoram village leads way to gender equality with Golden Baby Leagues

New Delhi, Oct 25 | Amidst all the debates over gender equality, a remote village of Mizoram, Champhai -- some handshaking distance away from...

9 districts in Pak account for over 3mn voter gender gap

Islamabad, Oct 23 | With Lahore in the lead, nine districts across Pakistan account for a gap of over three million between male and...

World hockey body approves its reviewed gender equality policy

Lausanne (Switzerland), Oct 22 | The International Hockey Federation's (FIH) Executive Board on Thursday approved its reviewed Gender Equality Policy. The policy, among other...

Brazil ends gender pay gap in national football

Rio De Janeiro, Sep 3 | Members of the Brazil women's football team will be paid the same as their male counterparts, the South...

‘Voice of Art’ on Gender Equality Day

By N. Lothungbeni HumtsoeNew Delhi, Aug 26 (IANSlife) Art since time immemorial has been a powerful medium of expression and communication to inspire change...

Reliance Foundation partners with W-GDP, USAID to bridge gender gap

New Delhi, Aug 12 | Under the Womens Global Development and Prosperity (W-GDP) Initiative, a new partnership between the US Agency for International Development...

Ali Fazal bats for gender equality

Mumbai, July 11 | Actor Ali Fazal is all for gender equality, and wants the issue of domestic violence to be destigmatized.He had earlier...

Cate Blanchett on gender disparity in Hollywood

Los Angeles, June 30 | Actress Cate Blanchett feels the 1970s gender issues are still relevant, and says it is important to remember that...

COVID-19 to worsen gender inequalities in Pakistan: Report

Islamabad, April 14 | While the entire world was being adversely affected by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, serious concerns were being raised over worsening...

Gender equality in Indian military: Implementation and road ahead

BY MAJOR GENERAL (Retd) S.B. ASTHANA The recent decisions of the Honorable Supreme Court on February 17 and March 17 regarding grant of permanent commission...

Are we any closer to parity in gender pay scales

New Delhi, April 6 (IANSlife) As part of its commitment to diversity and inclusion, gender equality and corporate transparency, global retail major RB has...

Guterres urges gender violence end amid ‘horrifying’ global surge

United Nations, April 6 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged all governments to adopt measures against the "horrifying global surge in domestic violence", following...

Peru limits movement by gender to stem COVID-19 spread

Lima, April 3 | Peru has begun enforcing strict new measures to stop the spread of the coronavirus disease, restricting public movement by gender,...

Saqib Saleem: Cricket is not a gender biased sport

Mumbai, March 3 | Cricket is not a gender-biased sport and hence should not be restricted to any single gender, feels...

PM: Holistic development not possible without gender justice

New Delhi, Feb 22 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said no country or society can claim to achieve holistic development or become...

Bhumi Pednekar: Gender parity significant to me

Mumbai, Jan 16 | Actress Bhumi Pednekar says she is glad that she is working in times where similar opportunities have opened up for...

Can a woman be president? US networks headline gender clash at...

By Nikhila NatarajanNew York, Jan 15 | With no clear winners emerging from a swiftly shrinking Democratic field, Americas leading newspapers and television networks...

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IIIT-H develops unique charging solution for e-bikes

Hyderabad, April 21 | Researchers at the International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad (IIIT-H) have designed a unique charging solution for e-scooters.Dr. Aftab Hussain,...