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Higher Women’s Share In Labour Force To Lift India Growth Rate,...

New Delhi: India's economy could achieve double-digit growth if New Delhi pushes reforms to increase women's participation in the country's workforce, a World Bank report...
How Thyroid Disorders Impact Indian Women

How Thyroid Disorders Impact Indian Women

New Delhi: Nearly 32 per cent of Indians are suffering from various kinds of thyroid disorders including thyroid nodules, hyperthyroidism, goiter, thyroiditis and thyroid cancer,...
In Drought-Hit Kerala, 300 Women Dug 195 Wells In A Year

In Drought-Hit Kerala, 300 Women Dug 195 Wells In A Year

Digging wells has traditionally been considered a man’s job in India. However, a group of 300 women from Kerala, are wading the uncharted waters....
In This Drought-Hit Tamil Nadu Village, Only Women Left In Search Of Water

In This Drought-Hit Tamil Nadu Village, Only Women Left In Search...

Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu: As men migrate from drought-hit Tamil Nadu in search of work, it’s the village women who have taken charge of the...
In A First, Women-Friendly Measures Introduced At Border Outposts

In A First, Women-Friendly Measures Introduced At Border Outposts

New Delhi: New Delhi: In a bid to make working conditions friendly for women personnel, the Sashastra Seema Bal has taken several measures. For the first time,...
Why Women Between 45-60 Suffer From Obstructed Defecation Syndrome

Why Women Between 45-60 Suffer From Obstructed Defecation Syndrome

Mumbai: Women in the 45-60 years age group are majorly suffering from Obstructed Defecation Syndrome (ODS)-- difficulty in emptying the rectum -- due to...
Karnataka, Maharashtra Get NHRC Notice On High Number Of Hysterectomies

Karnataka, Maharashtra Get NHRC Notice On High Number Of Hysterectomies

New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission has issued notices to the governments of Karnataka and Maharashtra over reports of hysterectomy procedures being performed...
Due To Sedentary Lifestyle, Ovarian Reserve Depleting Among Urban Women: Doctors

Due To Sedentary Lifestyle, Ovarian Reserve Depleting Among Urban Women: Doctors

New Delhi: The ovarian reserve -- pool of eggs present in the ovaries -- is depleting due the increasing sedentary lifestyle in women living in...
Education Pushes Back Age Of Marriage For Rural Women

Education Pushes Back Age Of Marriage For Rural Women

The median age at marriage for women has increased--from 19.4 years in 2001 to 21.2 years in 2011, according to Census data--but continues to...
97% Of Indians Migrating For Marriage Are Women, Shows Study

97% Of Indians Migrating For Marriage Are Women, Shows Study

By Devanik Saha/ IndiaSpend "It is not a common practice or desirable culture for a Hindu son in India to get separated from his parents...