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‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ Led To Improvement In Sex Ratio At...

New Delhi: The government on Friday claimed that there has been an improvement in sex ratio at birth in 104 districts selected for the...

‘One Hand, One Eye, We Don’t Issue License’ – This Is...

Rajarajeshwari Kodhandapani was three days old when her right forearm had to be amputated. But this did not discourage her from pursuing her dreams....

Richer India Empowers Women But Ranks Of Baby Girls Barely Budge

Toronto: A richer India is bringing more cell phones, bank accounts and schooling to women but other signs of female advancement in the $2...

#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,...

Trained In Arms, Martial Arts, Women-In-Blue Patrol Udaipur Streets

It's an unusual sight on the roads of Udaipur city better known for its lakes and palaces - an all-woman police patrol team on motorbikes taking on eve-teasers and tourists, especially women.

Chhattisgarh Schoolgirls On The Go, Rewarded With Own Name Plates

Pemina Sahu, a class XI student in a small village in Chhattisgarh's Balod district, is excited to see her name plate outside their house,...

Government Incentives For Girls Appear To Work – Somewhat

When the then Women and Child Development Minister Renuka Chowdhury launched the Dhanalakshmi scheme in 2008, she hoped it would encourage families to educate...

An App To Make Slum Living Easier, Designed By Girls Of...

Adolescent girls in the Mumbai slum of Dharavi are battling the daily challenges they face, one mobile app at a time. Tutored on laptops donated...
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Time For Women-led Development: PM Modi Tells Women Lawmakers

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.
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Andhra Pradesh Announces Toll-Free Helpline For Women In Distress

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...