gender gap

Amid COVID crisis, over 50 per cent women access jobs under MGNREGA in Chhattisgarh

The women in the state made up for 50.75 per cent of the workforce during the first four months of the current financial year of 2020-21.

published on : 29th July 2020

2020 Delhi polls see highest percentage of women in fray

Delhi is going for polls again on Saturday with a total of 79 women in the fray with the top political parties -- the Aam Aadmi Party, BJP and Congress -- fielding 24 female candidates.

published on : 7th February 2020

66 per cent of women's work unpaid in India: World Economic Forum

According to the WEF Global Gender Gap Report 2017, on an average 66 per cent of women's work in India is unpaid, compared to 12 per cent of men's.

published on : 2nd November 2017

Close gender gap to reduce inequality: IMF chief Christine Lagarde

Closing the gender gap in every aspect of economy is the most efficient way to reduce inequalities, IMF chief Christine Lagarde said today.

published on : 13th October 2017