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Eid shopping lifts the mood in Kashmir

Eid shopping picked up across Kashmir Valley on Thursday after Tuesday’s rains caused a flood scare. Kashmiri women busy shopping on the eve of Eid-ul-Adha in Srinagar. Photograph: Umar......

Is she the Deepika Padukone of Indian politics?

Pankaja Munde, the BJP’s Maharashtra minister for women and child welfare, at an event recently likened NCP’s Sharad Pawar to veteran actor Dilip Kumar for his seniority and stature in......

First time in history: Saudi women to vote, contest poll

In a historic new policy, women in Saudi Arabia will be able to vote and run for office in the Kingdom’s municipal elections for the first time. Voter registration that lasts for 21 days for......

After beautiful women remark, LG gives nod for Bharti's prosecution

Ignoring the Aam Aadmi Party government’s view, Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung has given his nod to prosecute former Delhi law minister and party MLA Somnath Bharti in connection with......

AAP leader's wife Swati Maliwal to be Delhi women commission chief

The Aam Aadmi Party government will be appointing party leader Naveen Jaihind’s wife Swati Maliwal as the next chief of the Delhi commission for women. Maliwa is currently advisor......

Modi's US tour: Which company pledged what

Here is the essence of Prime Minister Modi’s recent engagements with the leading men and women of some of the top tech multi-national corporations in the US. Image: Prime Minister Narendra......

From Kolli Hills to Italy, two women win hearts with 'Murukku'

‘I had to stop going to school after 7th standard as my parents did not have enough money to even feed us’ ‘I was just an uneducated and poor farmer till I joined the self-help......

Women score high in sports endorsements

Sania Mirza’s mix of on-field performance and off-field persona has put her in the league of male cricketers like Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan Sania Mirza’s ascent to the world......

Women's share of board seats only 9.5% for BSE 200 firms

Indian companies fare poorly among Asia-Pacific peers in women’s representation on boards According to the amended Companies Act, listed companies in India should have at least one woman on......

No 'one size fits all' solution for social development: India

Underscoring that there is no ‘one size fits all’ solution for social development, India has said the ambitious 2030 development agenda adopted by the UN recognises the principle......

'The girls do not wear bikinis all the time in Calendar Girls'

'People ask me how I get into a women’s psyche so well. Trust me, even I don’t know!' Madhur Bhandarkar discusses his Calendar Girls. Madhur Bhandarkar is ready with his super......

Meet Prithviraj's daughter, Alamkritha

A lowdown on all the goings-on in the Malayalam film industry. The latest issue of Malayalam women’s magazine Vanitha features Prithviraj and Supriya's adorable little girl, Alamkritha,......

'It would be quite cool to see women fight...'

'...In films, of course!' 'In Hollywood, women doing action is a very common thing, but we still haven’t warmed up to it here. I really hope something like Charlie’s Angels is made in......

Kareena: Bajrangi Bhaijaan will be the biggest hit of the year

'As actors we are here to entertain people. We shouldn't take things seriously and give lectures on women’s empowerment.' 'Trust me, everyone wants a huge commercial film.' 'I played......

Shabana Azmi defends Deepika's My Choice

In a new motivational video that Shabana Azmi has made on the issue of women’s empowerment, the actor is seen reciting the lines of Maya......

Wuhan Open: Sensational Sania and Hingis lift women's doubles title

India’s Sania Mirza, left, with Switzerland’s Martina Hingis react after winning the women’s doubles title in Wuhan. Photograph: Thananuwat Zhong Zhi/Getty Images Indian tennis......

Here's what threatens the Singapore World Cup meet...

‘We are deeply disappointed with the haze threat’ Germany swimmers react after competing in the women's 4x100m medley relay. Photograph: Matthias Hangst/Getty Images The thick haze......

Eight players of Iran's women's football team are 'MEN'!!!

Iranian women's national football team walk to the pitch. Photograph: Ali Jarekji /Reuters Eight players of Iran’s women’s national football team are apparently men. Iranian women's......

PHOTOS: Women paragliders soar through Kabul's skies

‘When I went up to the sky, I thought I was a bird which had just been freed from a cage’ Afghan paraglider Leeda Ozori, 21, prepares to practice in Kabul. Photograph: Mohammad......

Iranian women's football captain banned... by husband!

Niloufar Ardalan, right, the captain of the Iranian women’s football team. Photograph: Facebook The Iranian woman’s football captain, Niloufar Ardalan, will miss the Asian Cup......
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Parrikar bats for combat role for women in armed forces

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Friday batted for combat roles for women in the armed forces, but said a policy decision will soon be made... ...
Jayaram, Guru reach quarter-finals

India’s Ajay Jayaram in action. Photograph: PTI Defending champion Ajay Jayaram and Commonwealth bronze medallist RMV Gurusaidutt cruised... ...
Blatter's ship finally runs aground

- History is not likely to be so kind to the 79-year-old Swiss, who only recently compared himself to a mountain goat that keeps "going and going... ...
Belarusian writer Svetlana Alexievich awarded Literature Nobel

The Nobel Prize for literature was awarded on Thursday to Belarusian writer Svetlana Alexievich in Stockholm. This year was the 107th time the... ...
Do you know the dangers of aromatherapy oils?

Take this quiz to get a lowdown on over-use or wrong use of essential oils used in aromatherapy. There is big business in alternative therapies.... ...

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