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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......

Indian NGO selected for first US innovation award

Chintan, an Indian NGO has been chosen for America's first Innovation Award for the Empowerment of Women and Girls. The award funded by the Rockefeller Foundation through the Secretary's......

India a global role model for women's empowerment: Blake

The Obama administration's point man for South Asia, Assistant Secretary of State Robert Blake has said that India is a role model for women's empowerment on the world stage. Blake, keynoting the......

Female foeticide must stop: PM

Observing that empowerment of women must begin even before birth, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said the "unacceptable crime" of female foeticide using modern technology must be stopped. "The......

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......

'New breed' Indian Diaspora has its heart in the right place

Indians all over the US are going beyond being human and are learning to be humanitarian and expand their philanthropy activities finds Ajailiu Niumai. 'The raising of extraordinarily large sums of......

Shibulal to donate Rs 36 cr for education, health

Donation to go to Sarojini Damodaran Foundation and Advaith FoundationAfter leading India's second largest software services firm Infosys, its co-founder S D Shibulal and his wife are now working......

'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......

Shah Rukh Khan: I have a long way to go

'I am proud that I am an outsider and have been able to survive for so long in a place that has been very loving but also quite harsh,' Shah Rukh Khan tells the media on his 49th birthday.......

Review: Prithviraj's Tamaar Padaar disappoints

Tamaar Padaar is a below average, barely watchable film. Director Dileesh Nair’s first directorial venture Tamaar Padaar is too experimental and runs the risk of alienating the audience. The......

'@DeepikaPadukone, That's how you shut them up!'

When fans and critics were busy raving about Deepika Padukone's luminous skin and refreshing performance in her new film, Homi Adajania-directed Finding Fanny, a leading English......

'Ashamed to see film fraternity celebrating gender bias'

Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, whose film Rang De Basanti (2006) helped change the way we look at socio-political injustice, vents his angst this Republic Day.Both society and films are part of the......

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......

Visually impaired Wanyoike set for Mumbai run

Loss of sight after suffering a paralytic stroke more than a decade ago has not dimmed the enthusiasm of Kenyan long distance runner Henry Wanyoike. In fact, hehas overcome enormous odds to live......

  People speak for empowerment of women and girls

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truth exposed
Q. No, she's not Diana Hayden nor is she Sushmita Sen,Not even Aishwarya Rai, Who is this girl then?
Truth Exposed:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/no-shes-not-diana-hayden-nor-is-she-sushmita-sennot-even-ais/25140859/answers/

virendra gupta
Q. Is ancient Indian culture being seen as the enemy of the modern woman in pursuing her empowerment ?
Virendra Gupta:  A. i read somewhere. but let me put you what i think. its the girl child who is fully covered and keeps her beauty to her legitimate man and not...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-ancient-indian-culture-being-seen-as-the-enemy-of-the-mod/24828309/answers/25140880

kamini joshi
Q. are indian men really tolerant of womens freedom and equality, recent crime rates in the metros tells another story
Kamini Joshi:  A. yes,it is. Our culture is rich but some traditions like child marriage,animal sacrifice, hate girl children ,considering women as commodities n...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/are-indian-men-really-tolerant-of-womens-freedom-and-equalit/23634523/answers/24828345

vivek
Q. _what do you think /or what comes to your mindwhenever you see a girl/lady riding Bike(gear bikes-etc hero ,yamaha,tvs )...???
Vivek:  A. .we talk about women empowerment, women liberalization, equality etc only in letter but not in spirit .......... ultimately it takes the same fate...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-do-you-think-or-what-comes-to-your-mindwhenever-you-see/23615226/answers/23634542

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Thrust on Women Empowerment at Surf Festival

BHUBANESWAR:When woman power has become the toast of the nation, India Surf Festival (ISF) 2015 is set to take it to a new dimension on the sand... ...

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African Union summit gets underway in Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, Jan 30 The 24th African Union (AU) summit kicked off Friday in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa with calls for the continent to boost... ...

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