October 16, 2014
Previously ignored, auto companies are now set to woo the female car buyer
United Nations, Oct 11
The UN lauded the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to Indian child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi and Pakistani girls rights activist Malala Yousafzai, with Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and a...
Chennai, Oct 9
With the arrest of AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa coming as a shock to her supporters, the party on Thursday claimed that 154 sympathisers have died unable to bear the anguish.According to dat...
Jerusalem, Oct 5
Prenatal exposure to viruses may cause type 1 diabetes and other autoimmune diseases in children, scientists have found.The exact cause of juvenile diabetes has eluded scientists, but a new...
Washington, Oct 2
Scientists have developed and tested an intervention which they claim can decrease ‘mean girl’ bullying among teens.
Relational aggression, or ‘mean girl’ bullying, is a...
Kochi, October 1
By March next, the bank plans to open 80 branches, 20 of which will be in rural or semi-urban areas »
Mumbai, September 29
The bank will target youngsters with digital banking drive
Kochi, Sept 29
General Insurance Officers' all India Association (GIOAIA) has asked the four public sector general insurance companies, to implement the new transfer/posting policy regarding the female employees...
October 17, 2014
The uncovered upper chest has reached a point where there’s an unabated supply of filmic tittage around us. In contrast, the community standards of modesty have dawdled behind
Seattle/ San Fransisco, Oct 11
A well-known picture in tech circles, taken in 1978, shows the first 11 employees at Microsoft. Two are women. One of them left two years later after a pay dispute.Almost four decades later...
Seattle, Oct 10
Microsoft Corp's chief executive officer suggested on Thursday that women in technology should not ask for raises but have faith in the "system", bringing a torrent of criticism and caus...
October 7, 2014
In IT, women make their presence count
Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 4
Criticising legendary singer K J Yesudas for his remark against women wearing jeans, Chairperson of National Commission for Women, Lalitha Kumaramangalam, today said it was unfortunate that such a...
United Nations, Oct 2
Underscoring its commitment to the UN’s body on gender equality and women empowerment, India has contributed $1 million to the organisation for the current financial year.
New Delhi, Oct 1
NIIT will partner with Microsoft India for ‘Women in Tech’ initiative, which would offer specialised courses to girl students and women, to attract and retain women talent in the IT industry.
Kochi, September 29
The second branch in Kerala of the Bharatiya Mahila Bank, which mainly caters to women, will be opened at Kochi on Tuesday. This will be the 30th branch of the bank which started functioning in No...
Mumbai, Sep 29
Kavita Karkare, wife of the late Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad chief Hemant Karkare who was killed in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, died at a city hospital on Monday after suffering brain hem...