On eve of SC hearing, Shaheen Bagh women fast, write postcards to CJI
The women wrote postcards in Hindi, English and Urdu, describing how statements on NRC made them fear the future of their children. “When former President Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed’s family could not prove its nationality, how will we common Muslims manage,” asked one of the 5,000 postcards addressed to CJI SA Bobde.
Women protesting on the streets while men sleeping comfortably in a blanket: Yogi Adityanath
"Now they don't even have the courage to protest themselves ... because they know that if they resort to arson and damage to public property their own property will be seized , so they have started positioning the women and children of the house on the streets," said Adityanath.
India commands the top score on the Women, Business and Law Index 2020 in South Asia
India overtook Maldives to command the highest WBL score in the South Asian region in 2020. The World Bank study mentions the measure taken by the state of Maharashtra to eliminate restrictions on women’s ability to work in jobs deemed dangerous.
Watch: Women CRPF daredevils gear up for Republic Day
Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) women bikers honed their skills for the Republic Day parade at Rajpath. Women contingent will woo visito...
Working women in Maximum City get late-night bus service
Shree Sankalp Pratishthan starts free pick-up and drop service for working women.
Nine women along with Brajesh Thakur convicted in Muzzafarpur child abuse case
CBI said 34 girls at the Muzzafarpur shelter home aged between seven to seventeen years of age were sexually abused by the accused after they were sedated. Among those convicted are eight women employees of the shelter too, including one Madhu alias Shaista Parveen, who was also found guilty of the sexual abuse of children.
No white women in Weinstein's jury? Prosecutors accuse defence of excluding a race
The accusations against Weinstein helped fuel the #MeToo movement.
Uttar Pradesh: Women continue to protest against CAA, NRC at Lucknow's Clock Tower
Women continued to sit near Clock Tower in Lucknow to protest against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC...
How a housewife began anti-CAA protests in Lucknow
It was a 35-year-old housewife who triggered off the anti-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) protests at the Clock Tower in Lucknow.
Women Inc wants FM Sitharaman to increase Budget allocation for women, put 2019 reforms into action
Nahar Group's Manju Yagnik and Dr Aparajita Gogoi of C3 shared their Budget expectations for this year.
Over a steamin' hot cuppa: Meghan Markle visits Canada women's shelter to discuss issues affecting them
This is Duchess of Sussex's first public outing after announcing the royal split.
Not hearing pleas to review Sabarimala verdict allowing entry to women: Supreme Court
A nine-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde at the outset said that it will only deal with the issues referred to it by a five-judge bench on November 14 in the Sabarimala case, and asked the lawyers to convene a meeting on January 17 to decide on "re-framing" or adding additional issues to be deliberated upon by it.
What I want from Budget 2020: Early and regular health screening for women who remain key stakeholders in India's $5 trillion goal
Suneeta Reddy of the Apollo Group feels that the Govt should close gender gaps in education.
#OscarsSoWhite: Women, actors of colour snubbed from Oscar noms; Academy faces massive backlash
Oscar nominations on Monday featured all male filmmakers in their directing category.
One of Uber’s most powerful women leaves to start a VC fund
Just 12% of startup investment firms in the U.S. have women in decision-making roles with the power to write checks.
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