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May 26, 2018
Menstrual Awareness Conclave to be held in Delhi to address stigma around periods, discuss sustainable solutionsPadman star Akshay Kumar is the chief guest for this event, which aims to discuss the safety of girls who reach puberty in school environments, among other issues
Mar 08, 2018
International Women's Day: Instead of #MeToo, daughters should be taught #HowTo in 21st Century IndiaInternational Women's Day: If my daughter is one among three Indian women who is hit by her husband, I will tell her to think twice before getting a divorce. Where will she go?
Mar 05, 2018
Railways ready to provide sanitary pad producing facility at 8,000 stations, says Piyush GoyalRailway Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday said he was exploring the possibility of facilitating manufacturing units for cheap and bio-degradable sanitary pads at 8,000 railway stations of the country.
Feb 13, 2018
Beyond Padman: Biodegradable pads, sustainable manufacturing and disposal system are need of the hourEnd-to-end solutions around sanitary pads need to be chalked out for a true menstrual hygiene revolution in India | #FirstCulture
Jul 11, 2017
GST: Govt says tax on sanitary napkins lower than earlier; here's the full text of the statementClarifying on reports of tax incidence on sanitary napkins under GST, a finance ministry statement said, "The tax incidence on this item before and after GST is the same or less."
Jul 09, 2017
GST ke side effects in Sonagachi: Kolkata's sex workers hit by 12 percent tariff on sanitary padsKolkata: The 12 percent GST on sanitary napkins imposed under the new tax regime has put sex workers of Sonagachi, Asia's largest red light area, in a spot, threatening to put the clock back when they were averse to using the pads.
Jun 19, 2017
Shame, taboo resulting in unhygienic menstrual practices across much of IndiaAccording to a study, only 55 percent girls consider menstrual cycles a natural and normal physical process.
May 29, 2017
NCP women's wing launches signature campaign for tax-free sanitary napkinsMumbai: The women's wing of the NCP launched a signature campaign to press for its demand of making sanitary pads tax-free.
Mar 23, 2017
Radhika Apte says India is afraid of sexuality, physicality; talks about upcoming film 'Pad Man'Radhika Apte talks about the country's negative attitude about sexuality and menstruation.
Feb 18, 2014
After cycles, Nitish govt to give free sanitary napkins for schoolgirlsThe government said it was being done in an effort to check their drop out rate and to impart a lesson in health and hygiene