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Maternity Benefits Should Be ‘Unconditional’ For All Women, Demands Non-Profit

Maternity Benefits Should Be ‘Unconditional’ For All Women, Demands Non-Profit

Jaipur: A non-profit in Rajasthan has demanded "unconditional" maternity benefits for all women provided by the Centre under the Food Safety Act. The changes made in...
#EmpoweredNari: Focus On Women-led Development, Tweets PM Narendra Modi. Twitter Agrees

#EmpoweredNari: Focus On Women-led Development, Tweets PM Narendra Modi. Twitter Agrees

New Delhi: #EmpoweredNari was Tuesday morning's top trending topic on social networking site Twitter after Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted an infographic with caption,...
Maneka Gandhi Wants To Abolish Female Genital Mutilation From India, Activist Hails Her

Maneka Gandhi Wants To Abolish Female Genital Mutilation From India, Activist...

New Delhi: Masooma Ranalvi, activist who began a campaign to end female genital mutilation in India's Dawoodi Bohra community, welcomed Union minister Maneka Gandhi's...
Soon, Government Employees Can Report Sexual Harassment Cases Online

Soon, Government Employees Can Report Sexual Harassment Cases Online

New Delhi: Women employees of the central government will now be able to file sexual harassment complaints online with the help on an e-platform...
Government Is Now Training Women Panchayat Leaders. Here’s Why

Government Is Now Training Women Panchayat Leaders. Here’s Why

New Delhi: In a bid to develop the villages, the government on Monday launched a training programme for women panchayat leaders. To ensure better...
Maternity Benefit Bill Passed In Lok Sabha, Twitter Welcomes Move

Maternity Benefit Bill Passed In Lok Sabha, Twitter Welcomes Move

New Delhi:  The Lok Sabha on Thursday passed the Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill, 2016, increasing the maternity leave to 26 weeks from present 12...
Sharp Rise In Caesarean Deliveries, Doctors Say Women Who Ask For It Unaware Of Risks

Sharp Rise In Caesarean Deliveries, Doctors Say Women Who Ask For...

New Delhi: Over the last decade, there has been an alarming rise in the caesarean deliveries in India. The private hospitals, especially, have shown...
#WeAreEqual: Social Campaign Exposes Patriarchy, Celebrates Women’s Rights

#WeAreEqual: Social Campaign Exposes Patriarchy, Celebrates Women’s Rights

In the run-up to the International Women’s Day on March 8, the Ministry of Women and Child Development's latest social media campaign #WeAreEqual was...
Name And Shame Doctors Who Carry Out Undue C-sections Just For Money: Maneka Gandhi

Name And Shame Doctors Who Carry Out Undue C-sections Just For...

Taking a strong stand against doctors who carry out Caesarean operations without a valid medical reason, Union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi...
For Child Victims Of Sexual Crimes, Government Announces Compensation Fund

For Child Victims Of Sexual Crimes, Government Announces Compensation Fund

New Delhi: Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi on Thursday announced the setting up of a compensation fund under Nirbhaya scheme to provide...