sanitary pad

100 more Bihar schools to emulate successful sanitary pad banks

The students can buy a pad for Rs 5 only at their schools and the teachers or volunteers of Meena manch ensure the availability of pads.

published on : 3rd June 2019

Used pad in toilet: Punjab hostel warden strips students to find menstruating girl, four staffers sacked

Two security guards and two wardens were terminated following the incident.

published on : 1st May 2019

Plastic containing sanitary pads causing uterine cancer among women, claims activist

Rita Gehtori, the winner of Tilu Rauteli award for social work, said village women who are often out in the field to fetch water or fodder from distant areas are at most risk.

published on : 8th March 2019

Vistara to provide free sanitary pads from Women's Day

Vistara carries has a 3.8-per cent share in the domestic passenger market, as per the January data of aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation.

published on : 6th March 2019

Sanitary pad makers not reducing prices: Delhi Commission for Women

The march on the ninth day focussed on taboos associated with menstruation.

published on : 5th March 2019

DCW issues notices to sanitary pad manufacturers for not passing tax rebate

Maliwal took the step of issuing notices to manufacturers across the country when some college going girls informed her that the tax rebate on sanitary pads is not being passed on to the consumers.

published on : 5th March 2019

Guinness attempt to promote menstrual hygiene in Bengaluru

This was done at the 62nd All India Congress of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (AICOG) held at Palace Grounds.

published on : 12th January 2019

Sanitary napkin project latest victim of official apathy

The sanitary napkin vending machine project, implemented by the LSG Departments amid much fanfare, is the latest victim of official apathy.

published on : 6th January 2019

NGOs introduce reusable sanitary pads in Warangal

Organisations like Gramalaya, a Tiruchirappalli based voluntary organisation working for water and sanitation and Jatan Sansthan from Rajasthan, are doing commendable work.

published on : 20th December 2018

Dubai-based Indian teen provides sanitary pads to tribal girls 

Around Diwali time, Riva appealed to people in Dubai to donate money for the cause and within a short span, she managed enough sum to buy sanitary pads for 250 girls, she said.

published on : 3rd December 2018

Punjab CM orders enquiry after government school teachers 'strip check' girls for sanitary pads

The chief minister initiated action after he was informed that instead of educating the girls about proper disposal of the pads, the teachers decided to strip them.

published on : 4th November 2018

Washable sanitary pads in Hyderabad soon

Days for Girls is a global movement breaking menstrual stigma while improving access to quality, reusable menstrual care products.

published on : 10th October 2018

Menstruation goes green in city

Forget chunky pads, stains and rashes, a group of city women are promoting the use of menstrual cups and cloth pads, which also have ecological benefits.

published on : 10th July 2017