Women

Delhi woman constable Seema Dhaka gets 'out-of-turn promotion' for tracing 76 missing children

Delhi woman constable Seema Dhaka gets 'out-of-turn promotion' for tracing 76 missing children ..

'Dust could reduce the effect of nuclear bombs': Woman scientist from Delhi finds solution for nuclear weapons in dust particles

Dust can reduce the effect of nuclear weapons. This has been proved by a woman scientist who came back to science after a hiatus of one year..

PM helps TN girl secure free seat in Kendriya Vidyalaya school; The girl Rakshita changes name to 'Modi Rakshita' as a mark of gratitude

PM helps TN girl secure free seat in Kendriya Vidyalaya school; The girl Rakshita changes name to 'Modi Rakshita' as a mark of gratitude..

Hasin Jahan wife of Indian Cricketer Mohammed Shami gets rape threat on Congratulating Hindus on the ‘Reconstruction of Ram Mandir’

Hasin Jahan, the wife of cricketer Mohammed Shami, has come under attack and trolled by fundamentalists and extremists for congratulating Hindus for Ram Mandir construction. She is being threatened with death and rape. Distressed by this, Hasin Jahan has complained to the cyber police station of Lal Bazar Street, Kolkata...

Sikh Woman Scripts History

Anmol had a fascination for military service from her childhood. Her maternal grandfather had served in the Indian Army. She grew up hearing about tanks and his recollection of fighting in the mountains of northern India. All this developed her interest in the military..

Assam TV channel forces reporter to resign as she became pregnant and requested transfer to news desk

Guwahati based journalist Ranjita Rabha was forced to resign from her position in Prag News after she became pregnant and the channel refused to shift her to news desk ..

International Women's Day: India's unsung women scientists and researchers who made pioneering contributions to the nation

After constituting ten UGC chairs, the Union Govt's announcement of eleven chairs in the name of pioneering women scientists is a paradigm shift in recognising the feminine genius that inspires the New Bharat..

#InternationalWomensDay Women Empowerment in India: Issues and Challenges

There is no doubt that today Indian women are so ambitious and are proving their excellence not only in the home front, but also in their professional life. India has seen an increased percentage of literacy among women. Despite all these, there is no falling off in the violence against women...

President Kovind gives away Nari Shakti Puraskar on the occasion of International Women's Day

President Kovind gives away Nari Shakti Puraskar on the occasion of International Women's Day..

Women’s Day Special: From Mangalyaan to Maan-Samman

This Women’s Day, let us pledge to support every woman and help her fulfil her mission in life, be it the Mangalyaan or getting Maan-Samman (respect and fame). That would be a true tribute to the struggles and successes of every woman..

Celebrating ‘Shakti’

Dedicated to the theme ‘Revering Womanhood’ the six-day 11th Hindu Spiritual and Service Fair organised in Chennai from January 28 to February 3, attracted over 18 lakh visitors and stirred the people to join hands in serving the needy in their vicinity..

Celebrating ‘Shakti’

Dedicated to the theme ‘Revering Womanhood’ the six-day 11th Hindu Spiritual and Service Fair organised in Chennai from January 28 to February 3, attracted over 18 lakh visitors and stirred the people to join hands in serving the needy in their vicinity..

Why India has a low divorce rate?

Luxembourg, Spain, France, the United States and Russia have the highest divorce rate in the world. In India, the divorce rate is less than 1%. Out of 1000 marriages, 13 results in divorce..

What does being a Liberal woman actually mean in Bharat?

What does being a Liberal woman actually mean in Bharat?..

UGC Chairs in the name of Women Icons of India - Unique initiative of the Ministry of Women and Child Development

UGC Chairs in the name of Women Icons of India - Unique initiative of the Ministry of Women and Child Development..

Shocker from Indira Jaising - Asks Nirbhaya's mother to forgive convicts; Nirbaya's mother accuses her of earning livelihood by supporting rapists

Shocker from Indira Jaising - Asks Nirbhaya's mother to forgive convicts; Nirbaya's mother accuses her of earning livelihood by supporting rapists..

Haryana sets new benchmark in Male-Female sex ratio - Ratio increases from 871 girls for every 1000 boys in 2014 to 923 girls in 2019

State witnesses a remarkable increase of 52 points in sex ratio at birth during last 5 Years. This increase is even higher than the target set under ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ guidelines of GOI...

The Changing Narrative

If India aspires to be a great sports nation, the north-eastern part of the country has to be the engine of the growth story..

India’s Rising Daughters in Sports

‘She Dared’ is an inspiring account of daring sportswomen who defied conventional wisdom while making path-breaking achievements in India’s sporting history..

Outrage over rape and murder of Dr Priyanka Reddy and solutions for a decadent problem

Lack of stringent laws, a lethargic judiciary, a insufficient police force, and a morally bankrupt section of the society are all to be blamed for such heinous crimes. Unless the issue us tackled on a war footing involving all stakeholders, we will just be punching in the dark...

Acid Attacks: A burning issue among Indian Women

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women: Acid Attacks, A burning issue among Indian Women..

Mysore Church Sex Scandal: Aggrieved woman exposes Bishop and Father who asked sexual favors from her

Mysore Church Sex Scandal: Aggrieved woman exposes Bishop and Father who asked sexual favors from her..

RSS' Sarsanghachalak Mohan Bhagwat releases report on ‘Status of Women’

RSS' Sarsanghachalak Mohan Bhagwat releases report on ‘Status of Women’..

“It was never about medals or awards but a journey of Ability beyond Disability”

Deepa Malik is the country’s pioneering female para-athlete and adventure sportsperson. In 1999, she got paralysed below the chest following a spinal cord tumour, and has since been using a wheelchair. She has previously won various medals..

India’s Golden Girl

India’s newest golden girl PV Sindhu has set the nation on a high by becoming India’s first woman badminton player to achieve a Gold Medal..

Icons of New BHARAT

Khel Ratna for Deepa Malik, Gold for PV Sindhu in World Badminton Championship and splendid performance of Hima Das in the field of athletics are signs of new sports culture in new Bharat, where sports icons from different backgrounds are emerging with social sensitivity and proud nationalist credentials..

Gangrape victim self-immolates over Police inaction

Close on the heels of Alwar gang rape reported recently where police failed to take action on the complaint made by the rape victim, ..

From maternity leave to LPG connections: How Narendra Modi made women partners in the new India story

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has revolutionised, strengthened and transformed women’s position through his policies..

Indian Womanhood in the vision of Swami Vivekananda and the Road Ahead

While the West fought for Women’s Suffrage, Swami Vivekananda showcased the greatness of Indian Women..

Look at women issues from Indian Perspective

“In the Vedic period, the condition of women in Bharatiya society was quite good that it needs to be rediscovered and understood. Unless we conduct academic research on the issue of how the condition of women deteriorated due to external aggression and became horrible during the colonial rule of the British, it would not be possible to find a solution to the problems of women in the contemporary Bharatiya society,” said noted academician, thinker and social activist Dr. Bajrang Lal Gupta ..

140th Birth Anniversary of Sarojini Naidu: Lesser Known Facts about 'Nightingale of India'

Today marks 140th Birth Anniversary of Sarojini Naidu: Here are some interesting facts about the great freedom fighter, the multifaceted poet who is known as 'Nightingale of India'..

Triple Talaq Bill passed in Lok Sabha

The Lok Sabha passed the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, also known as Triple Talaq Bill, making instant triple talaq illegal..

Shivangi Came Out As an Achiever Fighting Against All the Odds

When 16-year old young mountaineer Shivangi took birth, her family members were not pleased, however, her mother stood by her. Her story is an inspiration to girls around the countryAfter climbing Mount Everest, 16-year old Shivangi Pathak from Hisar (Haryana) has recently scaled Mt Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak and tallest free-standing mountain in the world. But Shivangi has no plans to rest on her laurels. “My target is to complete the Seven Summits, the highest mountain of each ..

For Shivangi, Even ‘Everest’ is not the ‘Limit’

16-year old Shivangi Pathak has scaled Mount Everest, Mount Kilimanjaro (Africa) and Mt Elbrus (Europe). The achievements of this young girl from a small town represent the vibrancy and energy of ‘Young India’At the age of 16 when most of the teenagers do not have any idea about what they want from their life and its whereabouts, Shivangi Pathak from Hisar (Haryana), broke all the records by becoming the youngest Indian woman to scale the Mount Everest from the Nepal side. Shivangi’s ..

Asha workers have reduced child mortality rate in India: Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi interacted with ASHA Workers who came from all the States in a function organised by Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh ..

The Changing Narrative of Indian Sports

Swapna Barman, Manjit Singh, Tejendra Pal Singh, and Sajjan Prakash are breaking the barriers and have changed Indian sports for better. NDA Government’s policy impetus has to be recognised as well in bringing forth such a pool of talent..

"The Guru-Shishya Parampara has been the guiding force for us since millennia"

I find no problem with the colour saffron. I have always loved saffron, all those who tag people with saffron as if this is an abuse, I will suggest them to eat saffron (kesar); actually, it's good for their health    For Sonal Mansingh, who has dedicated herself to the Indian classical arts for over six decades, it came as no surprise when she was nominated to the Rajya Sabha by the President of India. She has been on the target of pseudo-secularists for her staunch conviction ..

Nation Remembers Moushiji aka Laxmibai Kelkar, Founder of Rashtra Sevika Samiti on her Birth Anniversary

Nation remembers Laxmibai Kelkar, popularly known as ‘Moushiji’ on her 113th Birth anniversary today. Moushiji was the founder Pramukh Sanchalika of Rashtra Sevika Samiti, World’s largest women organisation founded in 1936 under the inspiration of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh..

WCD Ministry Debunks Thomson Reuters Foundation Survey

Survey ranking India 'most dangerous country for women' inaccurate, based on perception of unknown persons: The Ministry of Women and Child Development ..

Indic Perspective: Celebrating Man-Woman Equality

The male-female equation is present beyond geographical and political limits. It cuts across cultures and species. For a balanced upbringing, the child needs the inputs of both the parents. It is not male vs female universe. This is what the ancients accepted..

Rashtra Sevika Samiti Pravesh Varg Concludes

More than 300 girls and women who participated in the Pravesh Varg of Rashtra Sevika Samiti were successful in bringing out the best in them after the conclusion of the fortnight programme..

#WelcomeHomeTarini: Heroic Tarinis touches its homeland after conquering waves of whole globe in 254 days

And finally INSV Tarini has touched its homeland after conquering waves of the whole globe in 254 days. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Admiral Sunil Lanba were standing with pride to welcome our brave Tarinis who completed their mission to circumnavigate the globe named ‘Navika Sagar Parikrama.’..

Fearless and ferocious as she is! Indian Army women set to perform Yoga on Mt Bhagirath creating world record

Fearless and compassionate as she is, women are set to reach great heights and achieve immense success. The Indian Army has set a mountaineering expedition for nine women officers. Director General of Military Training on 14 May 2018 flagged off Indian Army Women Officers’ Mountaineering Expedition to Mt. Bhagirathi-II (6512 metres)...

Divya’s Dangal Moment

Behind every successful daughter, especially in our country, rumbles a saga of sacrifice, sweat, and toil by her family as well. Divya Kakran, a female wrestler and bronze medalist at the Commonwealth Games, 2018 shares a similar story that must be retold..

Scripting the Sporting Glory

Divya Kakran, Manika Batra and Manu Bhakar represent the idea of new India. If they are scripting the stories of future India, these stories have got strong background plots based on the women of substance like Saina Nehwal and Mary Kom..

No compromise on Ram temple; the top agenda is samajik samarasta: VHP working president Adv Alok Kumar

No compromise on Ram temple; the top agenda is samajik samarasta: VHP working president Adv Alok Kumar..

Dr Tessy Thomas: India’s Missile Woman

Dr Tessy Thomas, is currently the Director of Advanced Systems Laboratory (ASL) at Defense Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Hyderabad. She is one of India’s leading experts in ballistic missiles and was the Project Director for DRDO’s Agni IV and V missiles, right from their inception. She is also the first woman to lead missile teams in India. ..

Lady Power to Mars

Feminism is not in protests or in disdainful rejection of our traditions and customs or in mudslinging the other gender. Women of substance take the other path; a path of achievement, research and working for the cause of the country. ..

Science and Women / Report : Science for Women

New Delhi: The month long event “Women for Science: Science for Women” organised by Vijnana Bharati in association with various institutions concluded on March 8 with the celebration of International Women’s Day at Jawaharlal Nehru University...