A core committee has been formed at the state level to monitor the four-week-long campaign that ends on December 23.
“It took them all these years. But I am happy they realised it at least now,” said Vinaya, SI of Thrissur Rural Women's police station in Irinjalakuda.
A women-led collective in Bengaluru is paving the way for socially conscious theatre and art.
The partnership will be activated in the upcoming T20 World Cup in Australia where all 16 nations will hold 'Cricket 4 Good Coaching Clinics' with up to 40 school children taking part in each one.
The prospect for Yoon's government plans to scrap the ministry is still unclear as it requires approval from the liberal-controlled Parliament.
When some schools in Kerala recently introduced gender-neutral student uniforms, the revolutionary idea created a positive buzz and was hailed as an affirmative step toward ensuring gender justice.
'Look inwards & at BJP's attitude towards women': Opposition after PM's I-Day speech on 'nari shakti'
Congress leader Pawan Khera even posted a video compilation of the prime minister's remarks on women, including comments made on the floor of the House.
The settlement was contingent on the USSF reaching collective bargaining agreements to pay its men’s and women’s teams equally.
The government wants to admit the girls in the boys’ schools, which are aplenty, so the girls get a school at their doorsteps, CM Himanta said.
Council passes resolution to create awareness on gender equality, parliamentary proceedings among students
US Supreme Court ruling on abortion 'huge blow' to women's human rights, gender equality: UNHR Chief
The UN Women added that when safe and legal access to abortion is restricted, women are forced to resort to less-safe methods, too often with damaging or disastrous results.
A group of women legislators and policymakers stressed the need to bridge the legal gap in ensuring gender equality and justice.
“Progress of women is not in line with progress of the society. While there has been progress in some, it is the need of the hour that we improve the situation,” said Bedi.
The DSS has organised a series of programmes during the pandemic for sensitising women on the laws.
A GenZ filmmaker is on a mission to document kindness in Canada
The panelists shared their views on International Women’s Day 2022 campaign theme ‘Break the bias ‘ and other related issues.
India can't progress unless women are given equal opportunities in all spheres: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu
There should be zero tolerance towards any kind of discrimination or violence against girls and women, he stressed.
CJI, who wrote the judgement for himself and Justice Khanwilkar, said adultery dents the individuality of women and it is not a crime in countries like China, Japan and Australia.
Triple talaq bill: Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad urges support of Sonia Gandhi, Mayawati, Mamata Banerjee
However, he skirted the question on whether the government will bring an ordinance to make the practice of instant triple talaq a criminal offence if a political consensus eludes the issue.
A century after women won the right to vote in Britain, the ideals of equality are resonating again in the global wave of sexual harassment allegations seen in recent months.