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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...
Nearly Three-Quarters Of Human Trafficking Victims Women And Girls: UN Report

Nearly Three-Quarters Of Human Trafficking Victims Women And Girls: UN Report

United Nations: A United Nations report has found that nearly three-quarters of all human trafficking victims are women and girls and that trafficked men...
In India, More Women Attempt Suicide Than Men, Say Experts

In India, More Women Attempt Suicide Than Men, Say Experts

New Delhi: The number of women attempting suicide in the country is nearly thrice than men, while  people in the age-group of 15-30 are...
With Football, A Girl From Jharkhand Scores A Goal In Denmark

With Football, A Girl From Jharkhand Scores A Goal In Denmark

A passionate footballer at 17, Sunita Kumari, who lives in a village outside of Ranchi, was recently the youngest speaker in Denmark amid accomplished...
10,000 Anganwadis In Gujarat Lack Toilets, Drinking Water

10,000 Anganwadis In Gujarat Lack Toilets, Drinking Water

More than 4,500 'anganwadis' out of the nearly 53,000 such centres in Gujarat do not have drinking water facility while over 5,600 of them are running without toilets, according to state government statistics.