PM Modi in Varanasi: Narendra Modi urges people to focus on education and skill development of daughters
Addressing an event marking the 98th anniversary celebrations of Sadguru Sadafaldeo Vihangam Yog Sansthan at Swarved Mahamandir, he said as India completes 75 years of independence, "su raj (good governance)" is as important as "swaraj (self-rule)" for the country
Daughters' Day 2019: 22 September celebrated globally to promote equality, raise awareness about crimes against girl child
Daughters' Day: In a bid to promote equality and celebrate the presence of daughters, this day is celebrated by different countries on different days, but in India, it is usually observed on the fourth Sunday of September which is today (22 September).
Padman aims to deal with menstruation taboo but over 50% young women in rural India use unhygienic methods of protection
More than half of young women in rural India use home-based or unsanitary methods of menstrual protection, according to national health data.
Firstpost asked mothers about their greatest struggles, on Mother's Day
In India, not much is happening in the area of feminist literature for little girls.
This, I have come to conclude, is an act of love. There is no hint of reproach, indeed only a harping on how we, my brother and I, should be there for our kids. And that little laugh when she first hears our voice.
Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi, who has been involved in many social causes in the past, will soon build a centre that will provide shelter, education, food and healthcare to the daughters of Mumbai’s sex workers.
After its ‘Beti Bachao-Selfie Banao’ initiative caught Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s attention prompting him to announce #SelfieWithDaughter, the Bibipur Panchayat on Sunday launched Beti Bachao-Selfie Banao’, a campaign to replace names of family-heads in the nameplates with their daughter’s moniker.
The hottest thing doing the rounds of the internet are these awesome photos taken by Japanese photographer Yûki Aoyama.
The Delhi High Court has upheld a lower court verdict awarding 10 years jail term to a man for raping his two minor daughters saying that "absolutely no motive" can be attributed to the victims that they implicated their father.
Scientists believe they have discovered why parents rarely think their daughter's partner is good enough for her - and it is all down to evolution!