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The latest sports sensation, PU Chitra has been denied entry in the Indian squad for the upcoming World Championships. The Kerala(…)
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The title of Prerna Bakshi’s book of poetry Burnt Rotis, With Love alludes to one Aniqa, a 13-year-old girl in(…)
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The infamous serial Nithari rape and murder case has finally has a verdict. Convicts Moninder Singh Pandher and his house-help(…)
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The controversial waxwork of Beyoncé standing in Madame Tussauds has been re-corrected after receiving tonnes of complaints. Madame Tussauds decided to(…)
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Indore’s Directorate of Higher Education believes that acquainting women with their rights is the cornerstone to their empowerment. It has, therefore,(…)
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A Meghalaya resident has lodged an FIR against a training institute of Hyderabad where she had enrolled for a beautician’s course after she(…)
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“Sell your wife,” told Kanwal Tanuj, the District Magistrate of Aurangabad to a poor villager who said that he is too(…)
The vice-captain of the Indian Women’s Cricket team Harmanpreet Kaur is on a high. Not only did she smash a(…)
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A 22-year-old pregnant woman was murdered by her husband, all because she couldn’t make him perfectly round chappatis. The incident(…)
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Twenty-eight young girls from West Delhi’s slum areas got together and made ‘Fireflies’, a feature film on child marriage.
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According to International Cricket Council (ICC), all tickets of ICC Women’s World Cup 2017, that will see India locking horns with England at Lord’s, have been sold out.
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The syllabus of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology for second year MBBS and MD students in Maharashtra has been revised so that they can be taught to be more sensitive to sexual assault victims.
A new study says that Bengaluru and Delhi are two of the best Indian cities in the world for women entrepreneurs.
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In June this year, the women and child development (WCD) ministry had decided to keep cradles at government hospitals, orphanages and police(…)
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will soon become the first female actor ever in the world to hoist the tricolour at the annual ceremony of a special segment of the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) 2017.
Technology may not always be put to good use. ‘Roxxxy TrueCompanion’ is a robot which you can simulate raping.
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The youth has the power to trigger change and bring about monumental changes in society. That’s what Gauri Sawant believes(…)
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After stunning the world with her performance as the badass Alex Parrish in American TV series Quantico, Bollywood’s Priyanka Chopra is set to be honoured at the Toronto Film Festival this year.
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Startups and sexism: That was the topic of Feminist Rani, hosted by SheThePeople.TV at Cafe Zoe on Thursday (July 20). The discussion was moderated by author Meghna Pant.
The BBC has disclosed the salary information of its highest-earning actors and presenters igniting the debate over the gender pay gap.(…)
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Discrimination against women is universal. Even privileged women have had to understand oppression says Aruna Roy in her chapter An Indian(…)
National Democratic Alliance (NDA) candidate Ram Nath Kovind has become India’s 14th President. He will officially be sworn in on July 25 in Delhi.
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AngelList employee, Lee Jacobs, is going on an indefinite paid leave of absence after an incident regarding his sexual misconduct was brought to light.
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Actress Kangana Ranaut was rushed to a hospital after she received a serious injury on her forehead while performing a(…)
A new study shows that a shorter menstrual cycle over the lifespan and an early menopause may explain why some women are susceptible to depression.
One of the largest media companies in Kerala, Mathrubhumi, has decided to offer first day of period leave to its women employees.
Transgender people will soon be able to have a house of their own in Kerala, as the state government(…)
Legendary jewel thief, 86-year-old Doris Payne, has been arrested after trying to shoplift products from a Walmart in suburban Atlanta(…)
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Bahujan Samajwadi Party’s head, Mayawati, resigned from Rajya Sabha hours after her angry walk out from the upper house of(…)
Shot putter Manpreet Kaur is likely to lose the gold medal won by her earlier this month at the Asian meet.(…)
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The Supreme Court has asked the Central Government to frame a scheme to promote widow remarriage to ameliorate the lives of lakhs(…)
Bidisha Bezbaruah who acted in Anurag Basu directed Jagga Jasoos was found hanging in her Sector 43 apartment at Gurugram(…)
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A survey has found that millennials in India lack skills that are required for their career advancement. Conducted by HBR Ascend, an online learning companion for millennials and graduating students, the survey collated the various responses to know the hurdles that the young Indian workforce grapples with and the skills they require to excel at work.
A Mississippi man recently beat a 3-year-old girl to death because she couldn’t answer questions about numbers. He told investigators that it is a tough world, and that she had to be tough if she wanted to survive.
Haryana, infamous for its skewed sex-ratio and women-related crimes, is now working in the direction of women’s empowerment by recruiting 1,000 women cops. Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said another 1,000 women cops will be shortly recruited.
Taking a major step towards improving hygiene and sanitation among girls and women, the Delhi High Court on Monday (July 17) issued a notice to the Delhi government and all Municipal Corporations of the capital city to provide sanitary pads at no or subsidized rates.
Archana Pai Kulkarni writes a brutally honest and passionate piece on why we need to understand the idea of period(…)
Another player who ably paired with Captain Mithali Raj and led India to the semi-final of the ICC Women’s World Cup (…)
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Advertisements perpetuating gender stereotypes by mocking people for not conforming to established norms might become a thing of the past now. Such advertisements, according to Britain’s advertising watchdog, have an adverse impact on children’s minds since it compels them to limit their aspirations.
Union Textile Minister, Smriti Irani, was on Tuesday (18 July) given additional charge of the Information & Broadcasting ministry. Irani is the fourth I&B minister to be appointed in the BJP rule of three years.
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Transgender people are proving their mettle in every field. Now, Joyita Mondal Mahi, a 29-year-old from the community, has become Bengal’s first transgender judge of a Lok Adalat.
There has been a marked rise in female participation in triathlons over the years, according to the Triathlon Industry Association. Meet these female triathletes who have the grit to endure.
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A martial arts school in Bharatpur, Rajasthan, imparts free self-defence training to girls and women to help them fight harassment.
Google has been accused of systematically discriminating against women, and has been asked to hand over its salary records to(…)
An investigation by BuzzFeed News has found that singer R Kelly was apparently controlling and brainwashing a series of women into what their parents call a ‘cult’. BuzzFeed has found that there were at least five women involved as of the summer of 2016.
Meet left-arm spinner Rajeshwari Gayakwad who took five wickets as India crushed New Zealand by 186 runs to reach the ICC Women’s World Cup semi-final.