Malayalam actor Swasika draws flak for her statements #MeToo, Women in Cinema collective
"I don't think anyone will be forcefully raped in this industry. I don't think we need organisations like WCC," the actor said in a recent interaction with a media outlet.
Pay equity: BCCI announces equal match fee for its men and women cricketers
Not just India, New Zealand Cricket, earlier this year, had struck a deal with the country's players' association, which enabled the women cricketers to earn as much as the male players.
Reticence in HDI rankings
When HDI originally evolved, there was a lot of discussion and debate. The idea was that there should be a simple measure, one that policy-makers can identify with.
Regional disparity issue pushed to oblivion in Odisha
That the State government is completely oblivious to the issue is evident from the fact that the report of a commission set up in 2004 for the purpose is yet to see the light of the day.
Big pay disparity between Ayush, regular doctors
Practitioners rue about huge gap in budget allocation for Ayush and allopathic medicine
India ranks 135th in gender parity; worst for health and survival: Report
The WEF said though India’s gender gap score recorded its seventh-highest level in the last 16 years, it continues to rank among the worst performers on various parameters.
India’s forex kitty shrinks USD 19 billion since March on stronger dollar
The rupee hit a life low of 79.37/38 recently and closed at 79.26 on Friday. Economists expect the rupee to continue weakening as the dollar heads for parity against the Euro.
Two Third of blue-collared staff earn less than Rs 15,000 a month: Report
The study calls for attention to the fact that a vast majority of Indians have difficulties securing even a livable wage, and reveals the widening pay disparity between men and women.
Cheaper fuel in Karnataka drives fuel stations in Kerala's Kasaragod to the brink
Diesel sales slump 30% in the district; pumps on highway and border areas see sales plummet by 75% to 90%
'We want action, not assurances': MEA on Indian High Commission attack in London
Punjab crackdown: 'Khalistan flag' pictures, firearms training videos found on Amritpal aide's phone
Ignoring experts, China's sudden zero-COVID exit cost lives
'Fighting for voice of India, ready to pay any price': Rahul Gandhi
Airtel pips Jio in 5G roll-out, reaches 500 cities: Company's statement
Actor Ajith's father's death: When brother Anil described their unconventional upbringing