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Jun 15, 2018
Google's attempts to improve gender diversity are not yielding results: ReportPercentage of women in leadership roles at Google has increased from 20.8 to 25.5 percent in the last 4 years but women still make up only 30.9 percent.
Jun 04, 2018
Scientists at the Kerala Agricultural University prepare a mango database for plant breedersNone of the available databases present the mango germplasm in detail, following the standard International Board for Plant Genetic Resources descriptors.
May 14, 2018
Maternity management in India Inc: Cos struggle to fill talent gap in event of women employees' maternity continuumMaternity continuum refers to the phases of maternity that a woman professional goes through in the event of pregnancy.
Apr 24, 2018
Toronto van attack: Suspect Alek Minassian charged with 10 counts of first degree murder in one of Canada's deadliest attacksA judge in Canada has ordered the 25-year-old man suspected of plowing a van into pedestrians in north Toronto detained on 10 counts of first-degree murder and 13 of attempted murder. Suspect Alek Minassian learned of the charges in a brief initial hearing before a judge in Toronto on Tuesday.
Mar 31, 2018
Sari story: How its 108 wearing styles represent India, its people — and their many mutiniesThe sari — pudava in Kerala, seere or bond in Karnataka, lugda or kapad or sado in Goa, jote or pata in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, and bhaaj in West Bengal — has as many regional variations in wearing styles, folding systems, inner end-pieces, and end fringes, as its colloquial names
Mar 28, 2018
Fewer than one-third of judges in India's lower judiciary are women, reveals legal think tankFewer than one-third of judges in the lower judiciary–district courts and below–in 17 of 34 states and union territories in India are female, according to a February 2018 analysis by the New Delhi-based legal think tank, Vidhi Center For Legal Policy.
Mar 08, 2018
India improves in gender diversity ranking but few women attain top roles, says reportAs per the Grant Thornton report, there has been a steady growth in women in leadership positions from 17 percent last year to 20 percent in 2018
Mar 05, 2018
Oscars 2018: From immigration to #MeToo and gender parity, all the issues the event coveredThe best takeaway from this year’s Oscars? Best Actress winner Frances MacDormand calling on ALL women nominees to stand up and “be seen”. “Look around, everybody," MacDormand said. "Look around, ladies and gentlemen, because we all have stories to tell and projects we need financed.”
Feb 27, 2018
After Black Panther, Wonder Woman success, more diverse films should be made: Head of National Association of Theatre OwnersAfter Black Panther and Wonder Woman's success, head of the National Association of Theatre Owners John Fithian has appealed to studios to make more diverse and inclusive films
Feb 16, 2018
US Senate rejects slew of immigration reform proposals, leaves thousands of 'Dreamers' in lurchThe US Senate on Friday rejected a slew of immigration reform proposals,leaving hundreds of thousands of Dreamers in limbo