July 18, 2014
The early years of feminist activism in India gave us a host of remarkable women »
July 17, 2014
Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa is rolling out a slew of products and services under her name
July 14, 2014
It’s the notion that a raped woman has lost her ‘honour’, and all that makes life worth living »
Chennai, July 12
The Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi today said the Centre was ready to launch Rape Crisis Centres across the country that would offer a range of support services for w...
July 10, 2014
Into the 21st century, but our ads are still full of stereotypes of women. It’s time for change »
Mumbai, July 9
14 offer-letters and ₹25,000 offered »
New Delhi, July 9
Parliament has enacted a law providing for establishment of gender sensitivity committees at all workplaces but itself does not have any such panel, CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury said in Rajya Sab...
July 3, 2014
Brands can get closer to women consumers by helping them nurture their goals of financial freedom
Amethi (UP), July 19
Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani today asked the Uttar Pradesh government to pay special attention to the security of women and children in the state.
“Uttar Pradesh government should give...
July 18, 2014
Despite higher literacy levels, young women in Tamil Nadu are no safer than their sisters in north India from the brutal threat of honour killings »
Chennai, July 15
In a bid to assist minor girls saved from child marriages, the Tamil Nadu government on Tuesday announced a cash support of Rs 1,000 to each of them every month until they attain 18 years of age.<...
Edinburgh (UK), July 14
Indian women’s hockey team has in it what it takes to secure a podium finish in Glasgow Commonwealth Games if it performs to its full potential, striker Rani Rampal said here on Monday.19-y...
Mumbai, July 11
Boosted by double-digit sales growth after it commenced operations in India, Sri Lankan women’s highstreet brand Avirate said it is upbeat about fast-fashion retail.The company said...
Chennai, July 10
Once again, the Finance Minister made a mere tokenism in addressing the concerns, well-being and development of one half of the population. Arun Jaitley’s Budget did make the right noises such as...
July 9, 2014
Threatening the safety of women is an act of terrorism
July 7, 2014
It’s an old debate about working moms, and different women deal with it differently. But they deal with it
New York, July 3
PepsiCo’s India-born CEO Indra Nooyi, counted among the world’s most powerful women, acknowledged that it is difficult to maintain a work-life balance and women cannot “have it all”, saying she do...