The people of Ranchi will soon get to experience the city’s first all-women car rally. An NGO, Junior Chamber International (JCI) Udaan, is organising the women’s car rally on March 26 in collaboration with the Ranchi Adventure Wheelers (RAW) and the Ranchi Club.
For some, the word ‘khatna’ brings back painful memories, for others it is unheard of; there are also those who see it as a mandate and the ones who demonise an entire community because of it. For Sahiyo the understanding of khatna or Type 1 Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) in the Dawoodi Bohra community does(…)
Back in the 1960s when Betty Friedan wrote that seminal book, The Feminine Mystique, she set a butterfly into the ethers of gender politics, one which would eventually cause a cyclone later. Many believed that this book was to blame for the sudden spike in dissatisfaction amongst the middle class married woman at the time,(…)
The value of saving money should never be undermined. It helps one prioritize one’s life. But have you ever wondered what impact gender can have on the amount of savings one does? According to a study conducted by TIAA, women should save more than their male counterparts. SheThePeople.TV interviewed women of different age-groups to know(…)
Former world and Asian champion, L Sarita Devi, on Sunday punched out World No. 29 Zsofia Bedo of Hungary in her professional debut bout with a 3-0 win in the IBC Fight Night at the Khuman Lampak Stadium.
The district collector of Ernakulam on Friday held a review meeting to address the lack of reportage on sexual harassment in the city in the last four years. It is unbelievable that no incident of sexual harassment has taken place in the district since 2013.
It’s an irony that in this modern age, childbirth in urban slums of India is still dangerous for women. In a bid to ease the process, pregnant women can now seek help via the mMitra app. It’s a free voice calling service that caters to women who seek pregnancy-related help or any other “sensitive, personal issues”(…)
Former world and Asian champion, L Sarita Devi will face World No. 29 Zsofia Bedo of Hungary in her professional debut bout in her hometown of Imphal, Manipur, in the Indian Boxing Council’s January 29 fight, organisers announced on Thursday.
Instagram crossed the 600 million active users mark, having added a 100 million in the last six months alone. So that’s twice the population of the United States, using the image-sharing mobile application to click photos of their pets in Christmas jumpers and this really good antioxidant green tea, or that quinoa salad that was(…)