International Womens Day

Mumbai tea vendor offers free tea to women on International Women's Day

Manoj Thakur, a tea vendor in Mumbai offered tea free of cost to all women visiting his stall.

published on : 12th March 2020

Railways shows off woman power on this Coimbatore-Bengaluru journey

Savithiri, who was visibly happy, said it was a proud moment for the women. 'We were waiting for this day'.

published on : 9th March 2020

Meet this unstoppable social worker in Erode

The 40-year-old mother of two runs a tailoring shop in the city to make ends meet. But, she is best known for her social service that has won her appreciation from various fronts.

published on : 9th March 2020

Women's Day special: Wake up, walk, stay fit in this Chennai walkathon

We all need the ‘me time’ to not only analyse and rediscover ourselves but also give rest to the body,” said Radhika Sarathkumar. 

published on : 9th March 2020

130 city buses give free rides to women and girls in Patna

According to state Transport Secretary Sanjay Kumar Aggarwal, around 130 city buses are ferrying them free of cost from one place to another in Patna with full security and travelling hospitality.

published on : 8th March 2020

30 women to be felicitated by Telangana government on Women's Day

The annual function is being organised jointly by the Women Development and Child Welfare Department and the Department of Culture. 

published on : 8th March 2020

Telangana governor Tamilisai Soundararajan calls for breast milk banks in rural areas

Governor Dr Tamilisai Soundararajan sought an end to gender disparity and increase in the number of organic mother’s milk banks across the State.

published on : 8th March 2020

Women's Day special: Free entry for women at all monuments under ASI on March 8

According to an order issued by the ministry, on March 8, no fee will be charged from women visitors at all the monuments under the Archaeological Survey of India.

published on : 7th March 2020

Pakistan channels warned to not air 'unethical slogans, objectionable content' on Women's Day

The advisory issued on Friday urged channels to be 'mindful of the fact that telecast of such controversial content is against the commonly accepted standards of decency.'

published on : 7th March 2020

Women empowerment must begin from home: IAS officer Sri Devasena

To celebrate International Women’s Day, a panel discussion comprising women achievers was held at Hotel Taj Deccan, Banjara Hills on Friday.

published on : 7th March 2020

DGP inaugurates medical camp for women staff in Andhra Pradesh

DGP D Goutam Sawang inaugurated the medical camp marking the International Women’s Day Celebrations.

published on : 5th March 2020

Women’s Day celebration: Punjab govt to reserve roads in every district for activities

From March 7, 7 PM to March 8 1:00 AM at least 6-km stretch of an arterial road in all district headquarters and major towns shall be reserved only for women.

published on : 4th March 2020

South Central Railway launches ‘each for equal’ campaign ahead of International Women’s Day

The Vijayawada division of the South Central Railway (SCR) on Tuesday launched a campaign to observe the International Women’s Day on March 8.

published on : 4th March 2020

Petition against 'anti-Islam' women's rally in Pakistan, court says Freedom of Expression can't be banned

Advocate Hina Jilani, who was representing the 'Aurat March', said Pakistani women are holding the rally to highlight the importance of women in the society and their rights.

published on : 27th February 2020