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UN concerned over use of children as human shields by Maoists

The United Nations has expressed concern over the killing and maiming of children who continue to be recruited and used as human shields by Maoists in India and over the threat of sexual violence......

UP rape and murder: 'No justification, no impunity for rapes'

A United Nations body has demanded justice for the families of the young girls raped and killed in Uttar Pradesh, saying there can be no justification for such "unspeakable crimes" against girls......

UN chief on UP gang rapes: Must reject 'boys will be boys' attitude

Appalled by the brutal rape and murder of two teenaged girls in India, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has demanded action against sexual violence and appealed to the society to reject......

UN condemns rape and murder of teenaged girls in UP

The United Nations has condemned the brutal gang rape and murder of two teenaged girls last week in Uttar Pradesh’s Badaun district, calling for immediate action against the perpetrators and......

JD-U suspends 3 MLAs found campaigning for opponents

Bihar's ruling Janata Dal-United on Saturday night suspended 3 women MLAs including a former minister, for campaigning and seeking votes for Bharatiya Janata Party and Rashtriya Janata Dal......

Decoding the food security legislation

The United Progressive Alliance's (UPA) ambitious National Food Security Bill might soon become reality.  After getting approval from the Lok Sabha, the Bill is headed for the Upper House of......

Increase financial support to UN body: India

India has called on the international community to increase its financial support to the United Nations' body dealing with women's empowerment, to help it meet the global commitments of gender......

Brit women ugly, says Burger King CEO

Bernardo Hees, CEO, Burger King, has been criticised for telling students that British women are ugly and the United Kingdom food is terrible.He was speaking to a group of students in Chicago and......

Recession is over: Who are the biggest winners?

It is official. The recession is over! The United States' National Bureau of Economic Research has declared the recession that started in December 2007 ended in June 2009. The 18-month slump was......

'Drought to hit small farmers in India'

A new United Nations report says that any change in India's summer monsoon due to climate change will immediately threaten the livelihood of farmers with marginal or small farm holdings. As per the......

Want to have lunch with Katrina Kaif? Here's how!

Here's what your favourite celebrities have been up to. Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has announced the launch of 'Next Stop Bollywood', an online dance......

Mixed day for America at Sochi Winter Games

The United States edged out host nation Russia in a thrilling men's ice hockey game at the Winter Olympics on Saturday, but a last-minute switch of high-tech suits failed to propel American speed......

PHOTOS: See who was there for the US Open women's final

Former President Bill Clinton congratulates Serena Williams of the United States after her women's singles final victory over Victoria Azarenka on Day Fourteen of the 2013 US Open at the USTA......

Women outnumber men on London-bound US team

The United States will send 530 athletes to the London Olympics as part of a massive team that will feature, for the first time, more women competitors than men, officials announced on Tuesday.......

Philadelphia chess: Abhijeet triumphs, Venkatesh is GM

National champion Abhijeet Gupta beat International Master Dean Ippolito of United States to win the Philadelphia International chess tournament, while M R Venkatesh became India's 28th Grandmaster......

Women's hockey: US beat India in bronze medal match

The Indian women's hockey team lost 1-2 to the United States via thegolden goal in the bronze medal play-off match and returned empty-handed from the first leg of the Four-Nation Tournament, in......

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Japan must work to "eliminate misogyny" if it wants to draw more women into the workforce as part of a wider bid to stimulate the economy, said the... ...

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Women's association celebrates 19th anniversary

Political parties corner Laxman, Sania decries remarks | Kesri Nath Tripathi sworn in as Bengal governor | Modi to visit Nepal Aug 3-4 | Eight... ...

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USGA Announces 2015 U.S. Women's Amateur Four-Ball Championship Qualifying Sites

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