rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Empowerment Of Women And Girls

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Empowerment Of Women And Girls

  News for Empowerment Of Women And Girls

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

'Beti Bachao' campaign is need of the hour: Big B @ Modi gala

The government’s ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ campaign is a way towards women empowerment, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Saturday said as he stressed on the importance of......

30 Srinagar girls ignore terror warning, head out for tour

Ignoring the warning of women's outfit Dukhtaran-e-Millat, a group of 30 girl students from various schools in Srinagar have embarked on an Army-sponsored educational tour. "Towards its commitment......

'Don't accept the stereotype of being the weaker sex'

Winners of the Stree Shakti Puraskars share their stories on how they are empowering women. Upasna Pandey/Rediff.com reports They have fought long, lonely and hard battles against discrimination,......

Making laws not enough to empower women: Sonia

Against the backdrop of rising crimes against women, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Saturday said making laws for their empowerment is not enough, as they will have to be implemented properly......

Empowering women in India key goal for US State Dept

Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South Asian Affairs Dr Alyssa Ayres, the keynote speaker at the National Federation of Indian American Association's conference on Women's Empowerment, has......

Give equal opportunity to women: Obama

History shows that when women and girls have access to opportunity, societies are more just, economies are more likely to prosper and governments are more likely to serve the needs of all their......

BPOs empower women in rural areas

In rural conservative parts of Haryana and Rajasthan, women are increasingly being empowered by seeking and finding employment in various backoffice jobs such as data entry and research, thanks to......

'Crisis: Women empowerment holds the key'

Noting that the burden of ongoing financial crisis has fallen disproportionately on women and girls, India has asked for regional and international cooperation to ensure that they get their......

Rs 201 per day? Rs 277? How much welfare do Indians need?

Universal basic income or social security? Economist Nitin Desai feels we need a blueprint for universal health care and pensions to help the vulnerable section. IMAGE: All Indians need access to......

Girl ad power: The new Ms India

A confident, assertive single woman is finding her way into popular advertising narratives. IMAGE: New Indian television ads are breaking the stereotype, of the woman and the brand. More and more......

Pink interview: 'Calling a film 'women-oriented' is an abuse'

'Just imagine, in 2015-16, we're shamelessly talking about women empowerment! What is more shameful than this?' 'I decided to make a film where a woman's character would be strong and see where it......

'Investing in girls is about the smartest thing you can do'

Over Dosas in Mumbai, Oscar winner Megan Mylan tells Vaihayasi Pande Daniel why she chose India and girl empowerment as the subject of her new documentary. Image: Megan Mylan (centre) with her......

Good news! Next Munnabhai starts in 2018

'Can't make Munnabhai Chale Amerika kyunki mere ko American visa nahi milta hai, toh Amerika cancel hai.' IMAGE: Sanjay Dutt in Bhoomi. Sanjay Dutt returns to the movies with Bhoomi. We last saw......

Lipstick Under My Burkha Review: This revolution is heading nowhere

'This is a film that trumpets out its sex -- it is content in being a girl's version of the archetypical boy's locker-room picture.''And if it was just that, that would have been fun too, but......

Bollywood's HIGHS and LOWS of 2017 so far

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly at the movies! Half of 2017 is done and dusted even as the rest of the year bubbles with promise. Content reigned supreme and burning questions like 'Why Katappa......

PHOTOS: Sehwag, Belgian royal couple team up for child rights

'No matter the country we live in, we have to ensure that children grow up in a safe family environment. We need to protect girls and boys from all kind of violence and harmful practises and......

Now, Everest twins set to scale new heights... Mt Vinson in Antarctica!

'It took us three years to convince mom' 'At the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering boys would joke, 'Shatabdi and Rajdhani Express are here'. That gave us a lot of pride.' Rediff.com's Manu......
  Web results for Empowerment Of Women And Girls
Akshay Kumar to hold an auction of this bicycle to raise funds for NGO working for menstrual hygiene

Akshay Kumar is going all out to promote Pad Man . But besides the mundane promotional activities, it seems that Kumar and his wife Twinkle Khanna... ...

http://www.bollywoodhungama.com/news/bollywood/akshay-kumar-hold-auction-bicycle-raise-funds-ngo-working-menstrual-hygiene/
Bhamre

Stressing that the NCC cadets were the future of India, Minister of State for Defence Subhash Bhamre today said the expansion of the corps was... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/ncc-expansion-underway-in-lwe-areas-ne-bhamre-118011900577_1.html
Naqvi

Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi">Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Wednesday condemned the Opposition's criticism of the Centre's move to end... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/national-news/not-opposing-centre-gives-some-people-stomach-ache-naqvi-95617.html
AIMPLB

[India], Jan 17 (ANI): The All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) claimed that while scrapping Haj subsidy is not an issue; pilgrims must be... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/haj-pilgrims-should-be-given-liberty-to-choose-airline-aimplb-news-national-sbreb9iedbdgg.html
Centre ends Haj subsidy, says decision taken to empower minorities

New Delhi: The central government on Tuesday said it has decided to withdraw subsidy given to hundreds and thousands of Muslims for the annual Haj... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/centre-ends-haj-subsidy-says-decision-taken-to-empower-minorities-news-national-sbqqFzchbideg.html

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


empowerment of women and girls
Wave Empowering Women

An initiative taken by Flying Unicorn...
0 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z