Riding to Parliament on a Harley Davidson motorbike isn't the only thing that Congress lawmaker Ranjeeta Ranjan did differently on International Women's Day.
Women should empower themselves technologically and become effective as people's representatives as mere changes in the system would not suffice, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today.
On the occasion of International Women's Day, Andhra Pradesh government today announced a number of schemes aimed at their empowerment, including opening an exclusive toll-free helpline '181' for women in distress. Making a special statement in the Legislative Assembly, Chief...
An unprecedented drought requires an unprecedented response.
In a first, a transgender has been appointed as a noon meal organiser at a government school in Tamil Nadu's Tiruvannamalai district.
The budgetary allocation for the Indian Health Ministry in 2016-17 stood at over Rs. 38,000 crore, an increase of over Rs. 4,000 crore over the previous year.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's budget for 2016-17 makes agriculture and farmers' welfare one of the top priorities of the government.
The government has brought an amendment in the Child Labour Act to prohibit child labour in all occupations, Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya has said.
Female relatives, and in some cases the husband, of a pregnant woman can now be present to provide emotional support to her during child birth at public health facilities.
Twitter recently launched #Positionofstrength campaign to empower women to raise voices against any form of discrimination.