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Feb 13, 2019
Gates Annual Letter discusses women empowerment, DNA kits, next-gen toilets and moreFor the 2019 annual letter, Bill and Melinda Gates discuss nine surprising things they didn't see coming in 2018.
Feb 09, 2019
'Kangana Ranaut is a rockstar, I applaud her courage and performance': Anupam KherIn a Twitter QnA, Anupam Kher was asked to comment on Kangana Ranaut's recent statements about her film not getting support from her contemporaries in the film industry.
Dec 31, 2018
Who killed Neetu Shukla? A deep dive into a suicide-murder case from Uttar Pradesh's hinterlandThis is the story of Neetu Shukla, a young and ambitious working woman, a favoured bread-winner of the family, who eventually paid the price for being a young, ambitious working woman, with her life.
Dec 27, 2018
#MeToo, increased workplace participation and other ways in which 2018 was an empowering year for womenAs women fight back and claim their space, as well as participate in movements like #MeToo, it seems that empowerment has come to stay in India
Dec 19, 2018
All-male film industry delegation meets Narendra Modi to discuss issues; 'where are the women?' ask TwitteratiThere was not a woman in sight in a convention that was supposed to have representatives of the Indian film industry meet Narendra Modi to discuss issues.
Oct 14, 2018
Tavleen Singh dubbing MeToo in India 'imitative of West' exposes her disconnect; realities for women are same worldwide#MeToo is hugely relevant because 55 percent of nearly 1.3 billion Indians are under 25 years of age. This movement is relevant more to them than to us and our ancestors
Sep 22, 2018
Ayzh founder Zubaida Bai on the 'birth kits' helping women in rural India have hygienic deliveriesZubaida Bai says that very often, when maternal healthcare products are designed, the biggest stakeholder — women — and their needs are not taken into consideration
Sep 02, 2018
Venkaiah Naidu seeks unity among MPs on issues of national importance, calls for end to discrimination against womenVenkaiah Naidu said that the election petitions and criminal cases against political leaders needed to be disposed of within a reasonable time frame by constituting.
Aug 13, 2018
Narendra Modi asserts reservation 'is here to stay'; PM accuses Congress of playing politics over NRCCountering the picture projected by Opposition of a gloomy economic situation and claims of rising unemployment, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that more than one crore jobs have been created in the last one year, hence, the campaign of lack of jobs needs to stop now.
Jul 31, 2018
Centre has agreed to allocate Rs 5,439 lakh to scheme for empowerment of rural women: WCD MoS Virendra KumarThe Centre has approved Rs 5,439.14 lakh for a new scheme aimed to empower rural women through community participation Virendra Kumar said, Women and Child Development, Minister of State.