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Jewellery that suits modern women’s sensibilities

By Puja GuptaNew Delhi, March 1 (IANSlife) There has been a significant rise in demand when it comes to purchasing jewellery in tier...

Odisha to host Indian Women’s League football

New Delhi, Feb 28 | Odisha will host the Indian Womens League (IWL), but the dates will be announced later, the All India Football...

K’taka budget to focus on development, women: CM

Shivamogga, Feb 28 | Putting behind the travails of the Covid-19 pandemic that disrupted normal life for nearly a year, Karnataka budget for fiscal...

Men publish more research papers than women: Study

New York, Feb 28 | Despite strides in family-leave offerings, and men taking a greater role in parenting, women in academia still experience about...

Sune Luus to lead SA women against India

Lucknow, Feb 28 | Sune Luus will lead the South Africa women's team that will tour India for five ODIs and three T20Is from...

Germany thrash India 5-0 in first women’s hockey match

Dusseldorf, Feb 27 | World No.3 Germany side thrashed world No.9 Indian women's hockey team 5-0 in the first match of the four-match series...

Bollywood still links women’s beauty to fair skin: AI

New York, Feb 27 | For Bollywood, beautiful women have fair skin, according to an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based computer analysis which reveals that conception...

Women to have ownership of house in rural UP

Lucknow, Feb 24 | In a landmark decision, women in rural areas in Uttar Pradesh will now get the ownership of their house.Chief Minister...

Indore launches ‘Safe City’ initiative for girls, women

Indore, Feb 24 | The Madhya Pradesh government has recently launched the 'Safe City' initiative here which focuses on imparting self-defence skills to the...

Gardening, walking preserve women’s mobility during aging: Study

New York, Feb 24 | Light-intensity physical activity, including gardening, shopping or a casual walk may protect mobility in older women, suggests a new...

19 women in UP chosen to drive state buses

Lucknow, Feb 24 | For the first time, several women have been short-listed to drive the buses run by the Uttar Pradesh State Roadways...

On Women’s Day, read stories of real, unapologetic women

By Siddhi JainNew Delhi, Feb 23 (IANSlife) Ahead of the International Women's Day on March 8, two collections of short stories of flawed, rebellious...

Indian women’s hockey team leaves for Germany on Tuesday

New Delhi, Feb 23 | After their tour of Argentina where the Indian women's hockey team played a total of seven matches, the Rani-led...

India women top Adriatic Pearl boxing tourney with 5 golds

New Delhi, Feb 22 | Arundhati Choudhary (69kg) and Naorem Babyrojisana Chanu (51kg) won gold as India's women contingent ended the 30th Adriatic Pearl...

Rohtak women reach Ghazipur to express solidarity with protestors

New Delhi, Feb 21 | More than two dozen women reached Ghazipur border from Haryana's Rohtak on Sunday to express their solidarity with...

Ritu Phogat shares 5 essential self-defence tips for women

By Puja GuptaNew Delhi, Feb 21 (IANSlife) The knowledge of self-defence is a basic human right that everyone should have access to, especially women,...

Ipsitaa dedicates new song ‘Solo Laila’ to women ‘who dare to...

Mumbai, Feb 20 | Singer Ipsitaa, who made her singing debut with Yo Yo Honey Singh track, First kiss, released her song Solo Laila...

A survival guide for women to cope with menopause at work,...

New Delhi, Feb 20 | Menopause is a fact of every womans life. For 75 per cent of women, the symptoms they experience will...

Seher Atwal grabs maiden pro title in 4th leg of women’s...

Pune, Feb 20 | : Seher Atwal finally broke through for her maiden professional win as she held her nerve despite three bogeys...

Jr hockey defender Gagandeep eyeing cut for sr women’s national team

Bengaluru, Feb 19 | India junior women's hockey team defender Gagandeep Kaur is aiming to make the cut for the senior national team before...

Mission Shakti phase 2 projects to focus on women, kids

Lucknow, Feb 19 | The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh will roll out a slew of projects for women empowerment, child marriage abolition...

Women’s pro golf: Seher enters final round as leader in 4th...

Pune, Feb 18 | Seher Atwal entered the final round with a lead for the second time in as many weeks, as a bogey-free...

33 % quota for women in govt jobs if BJP wins...

Namkhana (West Bengal), Feb 18 | In a bid to woo women-voters in poll-bound West Bengal, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday announced...

Women’s golf: Amandeep, Hitaashee share lead after Rd 1 in 4th...

Pune, Feb 18 | Amandeep Drall and Hitaashee Bakshi endured a double bogey each, but still managed a share of the lead at the...

200 women cut through hill to solve water crisis

Bhopal, Feb 18 | Rising to the occasion, a group in 200 women in Madhya Pradesh's Chhatarpur district, led by 19-year-old Babita Rajput, dug...

‘Shameful that incidents of crime against women happening in the land...

New Delhi, Feb 17 | In its order acquitting journalist Priya Ramani of charges of defamation in a case filed by former Union...

Indian women’s team face Serbia in first of 3 FIFA friendlies

New Delhi, Feb 16 (IASN) The Indian women's team is set to kick-off its preparations for the 2022 AFC Women's Asian Cup with three...

5 women die as cargo vehicle plunges into canal in TN

Tuticorin (Tamil Nadu), Feb 16 | Five women died at Maniyachi near Tuticorin in Tamil Nadu after a cargo vehicle in which they were...

Manipur’s iconic all-women market reopens after 11 months

By Sujit ChakrabortyImphal/Agartala, Feb 16 | World's largest all-women-run market 'Ima Keithal' or the 'Mother's Market', located in the Manipur state...

Martin Snedden appointed to 2022 ICC Women’s WC board

Auckland, Feb 15 | New Zealand Cricket (NZC) chair Martin Snedden has been appointed to the board of the 2022 ICC Women's World Cup.Snedden...

Bee Rowlatt: Coronavirus pandemic has reversed women’s progress

By Siddhi JainNew Delhi, Feb 15 (IANSlife) Noted writer, journalist and a key campaigner for the recognition of 20th century feminist writer...

125 women committed suicide in Pak district in 13 months

Islamabad, Feb 14 | At least 25 women committed suicide in Tharparkar district located in Pakistan's Sindh province mainly due to poverty and social...

25 women players called up for hockey national camp

New Delhi, Feb 14 | Hockey India has named the 25-member core probable group for the senior women's national coaching...

Times have changed so much: Neena Gupta on women being decision...

By Puja GuptaNew Delhi, Feb 13 (IANSlife) "Times have changed so much from when I was a young woman making her way in the...

AITA Women’s C’ship: Sravya Shivani-Sharmada win doubles title

Bengaluru, Feb 12 | Sravya Shivani of Telangana and Sharmada Balu of Karnataka won the doubles title, beating the fancied pair Humera and Sonashe...

Punjab women panel head to meet activist in Haryana jail

Chandigarh, Feb 12 | Punjab State Women Commission Chairperson Manisha Gulati will meet Nodeep Kaur, a 23-year-old labour rights activist, in Karnal jail in...

Home-like facility centre ‘She-Kunj’ for women in Indore

Indore, Feb 12 | Indore, the commercial capital of Madhya Pradesh, has carved out an identity in the field of innovations. In this direction,...

WCD ministry starts online campaign to celebrate women in Science

New Delhi, Feb 12 | Women and Child Development Ministry in association with Ministry of Education, MyGov and Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology...

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...

AITA Women’s Championship: Soha, Pratibha enter semis

Bengaluru, Feb 11 | The top four seeds on Thursday entered the semi-finals of the Rs.1 lakh AITA Women's Championship at the PBI-CSE Tennis...

Kate Winslet: This is the decade of women supporting other women

Los Angeles, Feb 11 | Actress Kate Winslet says Hollywood is working toward making women feel safe."The thing that is shifting in ways that...

1.83 cr pregnant women claimed benefits under PMMVY: Irani

New Delhi, Feb 11 | The government on Thursday said that a total of 1.83 crore pregnant women have claimed benefits under Pradhan Mantri...

TRS women elected Greater Hyderabad Mayor, Deputy Mayor

Hyderabad, Feb 11 | Telangana Rashtra Samithi's Vijayalakshmi R. Gadwal was elected as the new Mayor of Greater Hyderabad on Thursday.Mothe Srilatha, also of...

Women’s Pro Golf Tour: Seher shoots into early lead in 3rd...

Mumbai, Feb 10 | Seher Atwal, looking for her maiden professional title, shot a flawless five-under 65 in the opening round of...

Conman doctor cheated women with fake online identity

New Delhi, Feb 10 ( IANS ) He was neither a doctor, nor a foreigner. But Delhi-based conman Divas Rimal allegedly assumed the identity...

Tsegay renews women’s world indoor 1,500m record in France

Lievin (France), Feb 10 | Gudaf Tsegay of Ethiopia improved the women's world indoor 1,500-meter record at the recent World Athletics Indoor Tour Gold...

Sharmada beats Rituparna to advance in AITA Women’s C’ship

Bengaluru, Feb 9 | Sharmada Balu of Karnataka sent home seventh seed Rituparna Nayak of Telangana in the first round of AITA Womens Championship...

Vaani Kapoor: Want to do more films that celebrate women

Mumbai, Feb 9 | Bollywood actress Vaani Kapoor, says she wants to do more films that celebrate women, their lives and decisions."As a woman,...

Chronicling with humour the courage of women willing to challenge society

New Delhi, Feb 8 | Award-winning author and journalist Meghna Pant says she can feel the pain of women who are single or childless...

‘The Record’: Documentary on Australia’s journey at 2020 Women’s T20 WC

Sydney, Feb 8 | Cricket Australia on Monday launched the trailer of a documentary 'The Record' which depicts Australian women's team journey at the...

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Sensex closes 750 points up; auto, metal index surge (Ld)

Mumbai, March 1 | The key Indian equity indices soared on Monday with the BSE Sensex closing nearly 750 points higher.Auto, metal and banking...