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Priyanka asks women to fend for themselves (Ld)

Chitrakoot (UP), Nov 17 | Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday asked the women to start fending for themselves."Suno Draupadi, shastra utha...

Rajnath bats for women empowerment

Jhansi, Nov 17 | Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday batted for women empowerment in a big way during an event in Jhansi.Speaking at...

Taliban arrest man for selling 130 women

By Hamza AmeerKunduz, Nov 17 | The Afghan Taliban have reportedly arrested a man for selling at least 130 women after luring them into...

India women to play Australia in Commonwealth Games cricket opener

Birmingham, Nov 13 | T20 World champions Australia will take on runners-up India in the opening match of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games competition...

Afghan women protest against restrictions imposed by Taliban

New Delhi, Oct 26 | A number of women took to the streets of Kabul on Tuesday to protest against the closed schools for...

TN to host national blind football for men and women from...

Chennai, Oct 26 | Tamil Nadu will host the national blind football tournament for men and women from October 27-30. This is the first...

Women’s National Boxing: World’s medallist Manju Rani off to winning start

Hisar, Oct 23 | Living up to the expectations, Manju Rani put up a solid show to begin her campaign on a winning note...

Taliban behead a member of Afghan women’s volleyball team

New Delhi, Oct 20 | Mahjubin Hakimi, a member of the Afghan women's national volleyball team who played in the youth age group, was...

Priyanka announces 40% tickets to women in UP polls

Lucknow, Oct 19 | In a major decision that could prove to be a game-changer for...

Apple showcases Indian-origin women techies’ power on world stage

New Delhi, Oct 19 | It was Indian-origin women techies' turn to take the centre-stage as Apple unveiled its next line-up of products, including...

IANS Review: ‘Madres’ highlights forcible sterilisation of women in 1970s USA...

By Troy RibeiroFilm: Madres (Streaming on Amazon Prime) Duration: 84 minutesDirector: Ryan ZaragozaCast: Elpidia Carrillo, Kerry Cahill, Tenoch Huerta and Ariana GuerraRating: ***The first...

Mental disorders swell, women & youth most affected: Lancet

New Delhi, Oct 9 | The pandemic has led to a significant rise in major depressive and anxiety disorders globally, affecting women and younger...

India, Spain to join Women’s Pro League only for Season 3

Lausanne (Switzerland), Oct 8 | The national women's teams of India and Spain have been invited to be part of Season 3 of the...

Gold and bronze for India in mixed rapid fire, silver in...

New Delhi, Oct 8 | India won its 10th gold medal at the ISSF Junior World Championships, being held in Lima (Peru), after Vijayveer...

Name Aus-Ind women’s series after Jhulan Goswami, Cathryn Fitzpatrick, says former...

Gold Coast (Australia), Oct 7 | On the lines of the men's series between the two countries being called Border-Gavaskar Trophy, former Australia leg-spinner...

Soha breezes into PQFs of AITA Women’s Championship

Bengaluru, Oct 4 | Top seed Soha Sadiq breezed past Kaavya Palani of Tamil Nadu to enter the pre-quarterfinals of the AITA Rs...

How innovative, sustainable tech can empower rural women in India

New Delhi, Oct 2 | There are roughly 350 million women in rural India and as men from the villages move to the cities...

Don’t discharge women officers denied PC till next hearing, SC to...

New Delhi, Oct 1 | The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Army why 72 Women Short Service Commission Officers (WSSCO) were not considered...

Bhumika Chawla hopes her biker role in ‘Idhe Maa Katha’ will...

Mumbai, Oct 1 | Actress Bhumika Chawla's film 'Idhe Maa Katha' will release on October 2. Keyed up about her character in this Telugu...

Australia ask India to bat first in day-night women’s Test

Gold Coast, Sep 30 | Australia Women skipper Meg Lanning won the toss and decided to bowl first in the one-off day-night Test against...

UP women train to make LED lights, bulbs

Lucknow, Sep 30 | The Indian Industries Association (IIA) organised a workshop for members of women self-help groups where they were provided training in...

Women’s National Boxing Championships to be held in Hisar from October...

New Delhi, Sep 29 | The fifth edition of the Elite Women's National Championships will be held in Hisar between October 21-27, the Boxing...

Indian women lose to South Korea 69-107 in Asia Cup basketball

Amman (Jordan), Sep 28 | The Indian women's basketball team came up with an improved performance but still went down to South Korea 69-107...

India go down to Japan in women’s Asia Cup basketball

Amman (Jordan), Sep 27 | The Indian women's basketball team started its campaign in Division A of FIBA Women's Asia Cup 2021 here on...

Indian women leaving their marks in all spheres: Nadda

New Delhi, Sep 27 | BJP chief J.P. Nadda on Monday said that from industry, sports, medicine, science to space, Indian women are leaving...

As mountain springs dry up, Uttarkashi women revive traditional chal-khals

Uttarkashi, Sep 25 (101Reporters/IANS) Over the last decade, it has become increasingly hard for Sartama Devi to source water around...

Maha women cops relieved, now given 8-hour work shifts

Mumbai, Sep 24 | Spelling cheers, the Maharashtra government has decided to slash the working hours for all women police personnel in the state...

‘Wash women’s clothes’: Bihar court’s bail condition for rape accused

Patna, Sep 22 | A court in Bihar's Madhubani district has levied a unique condition for granting bail to a man accused of attempted...

Most atrocities against women happen in BJP-ruled states: Maha Congress (Ld)

Mumbai, Sep 22 | The Maharashtra Congress on Wednesday said that maximum cases of atrocities against women are recorded in Bharatiya Janata Party-ruled states...

Now, 2 Maldivian women claim compensation in ISRO Spy case

Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 22 | Ever since the recently reopened ISRO spy case has been making headlines, on Wednesday the news is that the two...

Curriculum for women cadets at NDA in the works, exams from...

New Delhi, Sep 21 | The Centre has told the Supreme Court that a study group has been constituted by the defence services to...

Covid jab to pregnant women, SC issues notice on DCPCR plea

New Delhi, Sep 20 | The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the Centre on a plea by the Delhi Commission for Protection...

Women stage protest in Kabul against Taliban policies

Kabul, Sep 20 | A number of Afghan women staged a protest in Kabul against Taliban policies, demanding equal rights to education and work,...

Need programmes to re-integrate women prisoners in society: CJI

New Delhi, Sep 15 | Chief Justice of India, N.V. Ramana on Wednesday emphasised the need to formulate programmes and services to re-integrate women...

Crime against women down by over 21% in cities: NCRB report

New Delhi, Sep 15 | The crime against women in cities has declined by 21.1 per cent in the year 2020 in comparison to...

SA’s Lizelle Lee catches up with Mithali in Women’s ODI Player...

Dubai, Sep 14 | South African opener Lizelle Lee's unbeaten 91 in the opening match of their series against the West Indies has helped...

Parliamentary committee on women empowerment visits WE HUB

Hyderabad, Sep 13 | The Parliament's Standing Committee on Women Empowerment, led by Dr Heena Gavit, visited WE HUB, an initiative by the Telangana...

UN Women chief asks Taliban to respect rights of Afghan women

United Nations, Sep 10 | A UN high-ranking official has called on the Taliban authorities in Afghanistan to respect the rights of women."Women have...

‘Good news’: Women can be inducted into armed forces through NDA,...

New Delhi, Sep 8 | Nudged by the Supreme Court, the Centre on Wednesday informed the apex court that it has taken a decision...

Decision taken at highest level to allow women in NDA: Centre...

New Delhi, Sep 8 | Nudged by the Supreme Court, the Centre on Wednesday informed the top court that it has taken a decision...

Despite missing medal at Games, women’s hockey has bright future: Salima...

New Delhi, Sep 7 | Indian women's hockey team midfielder Salima Tete, who played an integral part in India's fine performance at the Tokyo...

Getting pregnant seems to be ‘a sin’ for AI women pilots

Chennai, Sep 7 | Is getting pregnant a sin for the women pilots of Air India?It seems so, as per a letter by T.Praveen...

Lizelle Lee slams 75 as SA Women crush West Indies Women...

Antigua, Sep 3 | A fine 75 by opener Lizelle Lee and a late-innings charge from Laura Wolvaardt lifted South Africa Women to a...

Pregnant women must take both doses of vaccine, urges govt

New Delhi, Sep 2 | Pregnant women should take the both doses of the Covid vaccine, NITI Aayog's Member, Health, Dr V.K. Paul...

‘Tonsured heads, no privacy’: SC concerned on women in mental health...

New Delhi, Sep 1 | The Supreme Court on Wednesday expressed concern over alleged violation of women's human rights in mental health institutions, including...

Two elderly women raped in UP districts

Fatehpur/Ballia (UP), Aug 31 | A 70-year-old woman was allegedly raped by a drunk man in Fatehpur district of Uttar Pradesh. In another incident,...

B’deshi women victims of human trafficking gang

By Sumi KhanDhaka, Aug 31 | Lured by the offer of handsome salaried jobs in Dubai, Bangladeshi women are becoming victims of a human...

Paralympic shooting: Rubina Francis in final of women’s 10m air pistol

Tokyo, Aug 31 | India's Rubina Francis has qualified for the final in P2 - Women's 10m Air Pistol SH1, finishing seventh in the...

Women’s roles now more weighty, not treated like glam dolls: Genelia...

By Siddhi JainNew Delhi, Aug 30 (IANSlife) Bollywood actors and husband-wife duo Riteish and Genelia Deshmukh say that there have been some welcome...

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Kolkata port continues to bear loss as Bangladeshi ship blocks berth...

Kolkata, June 25 | It's been over three months now since a Bangladeshi container ship capsized inside the Netaji Subhas Docks (NSD) in...