gender equality

Amid cases of rising domestic abuse, Kerala to revise textbooks to promote gender equality

Words and phrases disparaging women will be sieved out of books, says Pinarayi

published on : 25th June 2021

Govt plans for carbon-neutral gender meet in Feb ‘22

The event had followed PAS 2060 and ISO 14064 Carbon Neutrality Standards that set out the requirements for conducting and demonstrating carbon neutrality.

published on : 8th June 2021

'Fight for visibility': A Kerala election like never before for the transgender community

This is the first polls to the assembly after both the CPM and Congress took revolutionary steps to accommodate the marginalised group in their ranks.

published on : 2nd April 2021

‘Why no female SHO in 178 police stations in capital?’

The DCW has claimed that there are 178 police stations across the city and none of them has a woman SHO.

published on : 17th March 2021

Tokyo Olympics add 12 women to executive board to reach 42 per cent

To accommodate the new women, the size of the board was increased from 35 to 45. Several resignations on Tuesday also created more space.

published on : 2nd March 2021

India's working women still contend with strong gender bias across Asia Pacific countries: Report

About 63 per cent of working women and 69 per cent working mothers said they have faced discrimination at work because of familial and household responsibilities.

published on : 2nd March 2021

Equality at work rewarded

In the purview of gender equality, where other corporates follow the government guideline of providing transport only to women clocking out after 9 pm. 

published on : 2nd February 2021

What do women want?

Never be that woke dude all pseudo-allergic to patriarchy—it’s a common sales pitch, never works. Call us bro only if you like to be called sis.

published on : 24th January 2021

Notional income for homemakers in claims case signals law believes in their sacrifices: SC

The bench said that various methods can be employed by the court to fix the notional income of a homemaker, depending on the facts and circumstances of the case.

published on : 6th January 2021

Japan delays gender-equality goals in new five-year plan

The earlier goal was set by Suga's predecessor, Shinzo Abe, under his “womenomics" policy designed to promote more women in the workforce to make up for Japan's fast-aging population.

published on : 25th December 2020

Kerala's Gender Park to sign MoU with UN Women

Gender Park CEO, P T M Sunish and UN Women Deputy Country Representative, Nishtha Satyam would officially sign the MoU at Cliff House, the Chief Minister's official residence here on December 21.

published on : 18th December 2020

Zalando CEO steps down to 'prioritize' wife's career, to give up $112 million bonus

In a statement, Zalando said Ritter had informed the company Sunday of his decision to step down in 2021, more than two years before his contract ends.

published on : 11th December 2020

O Panneerselvam bats for gender equality

He also made references to a speech by the Secretary of the Social Welfare Department, who said that the department has a women workers and is functioning efficiently.

published on : 11th December 2020

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.

published on : 23rd August 2020

Supreme Court decriminalises adultery, says husband not master of wife

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.

published on : 27th September 2018
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