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'Light beating' for wives defying husbands: CII  May 26, 10:51 am
Islamabad, May 26 (ANI): In a bizarre move, the Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) has proposed its own Women Protection Bill, recommending 'a light beating' for the wife if she defies her husband.
Promoting women safety, Centre gives 20 hi-tech buses to Rajasthan  May 25, 9:33 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (ANI): Transport, Highway & Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday presented 20 buses of the Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation under the 'NIRBHAYA' scheme to provide safe and secure transport to women, with IT-enabled safety measures to the public, at a function in the national capital.
Shooter Heena Sidhu misses ISSF World Cup final berth by a point  May 25, 9:23 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (ANI): Ace Indian shooter Heena Sidhu missed out on an opportunity to qualify for the final round of the Women's 10m Air Pistol by a point on the concluding day of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup (Rifle/Pistol) held at Munich's Olympic Shooting Centre.
Sania-Hingis survive Russian test at French Open  May 25, 9:06 pm
Paris, May 25 (ANI): Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her Swiss partner Martina Hingis kicked off their French Open campaign on a winning note as they battled into the second round of the tournament with straight sets victory in their women's singles event on Wednesday.
Delhi Police cop gets four year's jail for accepting bribe  May 25, 6:13 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (ANI): A special judge for cases pertaining to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) at Tis Hazari Courts on Wednesday convicted former head constable of the Crime Against Women Cell of the Delhi Police Satyawan and sentenced him to four years' of rigorous imprisonment (RI) with a fine of Rs. 5,000 for accepting bribe.
Acupuncture reduces menopause symptoms  May 25, 3:16 pm
Washington D.C., May 25 (ANI): Here comes good news for women fighting the symptoms of menopause! While menopause is inevitable, it is now possible to tone down its symptoms by almost 36 percent.
Govt. releases draft model rules for implementation of Juvenile Justice Act  May 25, 2:11 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (ANI): Union Minister of Women and Child Development (WCD), Maneka Gandhi released draft model rules to repeal the existing rules for effective implementation of Juvenile Justice Act.
Gadkari to dedicate buses with safety measures for women to public  May 25, 10:51 am
New Delhi, May 25 (ANI): Minister for Road Transport and Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari will dedicate buses with safety measures for women under the Nirbhaya Scheme to public in the national capital today.
Lajja, Anjum narrowly miss out final slot at Munich Shooting World Cup  May 24, 8:16 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): Indian shooters Anjum Moudgil and Lajja Gauswami, who shot gallantly in what is arguably the most grueling shooting event in the world, missed out on an opportunity to make it to the final round of the Women's 50M Rifle 3 Positions event on day four of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup (Rifle/Pistol) being held in Munich's Olympic Shooting Centre.
Believers Church adds momentum to PM Modi's "Skill India" campaign  May 24, 5:10 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI-NewsVoir): With a mission to contribute towards Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Skill India" Campaign, Believers Church has started imparting skill to underprivileged women across the country to help them earn their livelihood. The organization is providing free tailoring courses and sewing machines to women across India and trying to make them financially independent.
DCW assures strict action against daughter for thrashing 85-year-old mother  May 24, 4:38 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): After a video showing a lady beating her 85-year-old mother went viral, the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) on Tuesday took cognisance of the case and assured strict action against the guilty.
Barabanki police confirm arrest of controversial 'godman' Baba Parmanand  May 24, 1:38 pm
Barabanki (Uttar Pradesh), May 24 (ANI): Police in Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh, on Tuesday, confirmed the arrest of controversial 'godman' Baba Parmanand on charges of sexual exploitation of women.
'Will always work for poor, women of society': Tina Dabi  May 24, 11:44 am
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): Delhi girl Tina Dabi, who topped the Civil Services Examination 2015, has said that her inclination towards social service and desire to help the needy from the very beginning motivated her for public service.
Lajja, Anjum reach Women's 3P qualification round in Munich Shooting World Cup  May 23, 9:06 pm
New Delhi, May 23 (ANI):Indian shooters Lajja Gauswami and Anjum Moudgil have booked their place in the qualification round of the Women's 50M Rifle 3 Positions event on day three of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup (Rifle/Pistol) being held in Munich's Olympic Shooting Centre.
Ritu rested, Sushila to lead Indian eves in 4-nation tournament  May 23, 6:37 pm
New Delhi, May 23 (ANI): Defender Sushila Chanu Pukhrambam will lead the Indian women hockey team in place of rested skipper Ritu Rani in the upcoming four-nation tournament in Darwin as part of preparation for the Rio Olympics in August.
For women re-entering workforce, honesty is best policy  May 23, 7:37 am
Washington D.C, May 23 (ANI): When it comes to re-entering the workforce after raising a family, women don't need to hush up as a new study has found that being upfront with potential employers about gaps in a resume is a better strategy.
Women living in night shelters at huge risk: DCW chief  May 22, 9:14 am
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): Following a surprise inspection at several night shelters in the national capital, Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal on Sunday said the women staying at the shelters are living in precarious conditions and that their safety is at huge risk.
Mary Kom's Rio hopes handed crushing blow  May 21, 6:18 pm
Astana, May.21 (ANI): Indian star pugilist Mary Kom's hopes of securing qualification for the forthcoming Rio Olympics were shattered after she crashed out of the second round of the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships here in Kazakhstan on Saturday.
FLO national president Vinita Bimbhet welcomes the Draft National Policy for Women 2016  May 21, 5:06 pm
New Delhi, May 21 (ANI): 2015 marked the conclusion of the Millennium Development goals and also 20 years of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action. Today 21 years later, it is a particularly opportune time to convene dialogue and revaluate the commitment of the nation to protect and empower its women and girls.
Gayle courts fresh controversy with sexist remarks   May 21, 2:23 pm
Melbourne, May.21 (ANI): West Indies swashbuckling batsman Chris Gayle has set the stage for another controversy after making tasteless remarks to a female reporter during a recent interview, which touched upon subjects like sex, women and equality.
After marriage, porn-watching ups in women, drops in men  May 21, 11:46 am
Washington D.C, May 21 (ANI): Turns out, women watch more porn after getting married, while the opposite is the case for men
Bumchums launches a whole new range of Casual Wear for Women  May 20, 6:41 pm
Kolkata, May 20 (ANI-Businesswire India): Bumchums, the casual wear brand from the House of Rupa, launched a new range of casual wear for women.
Nehwal and co. settle with bronze in Uber Cup   May 20, 2:26 pm
Jiangsu, May 20 (ANI): Saina Nehwal-led Indian women's team had to settle with the bronze medal in the Uber Cup after going down 0-3 against China, who appeared to be at their menacing best in the semifinals.
Four dance bars raided in Mumbai, 60 women rescued  May 20, 8:21 am
Mumbai, May 20 (ANI): The Social Service Branch of the Mumbai Police raided four dance bars for operating without permission under the new state legislation last evening in which.
Indian women 4x100m relay team sets national record at IAAF World Challenge  May 19, 2:17 pm
Beijing, China, May 19 (ANI):The Indian 4x100m women relay team have snapped the 18-year-old national record as they finished fourth at the IAAF World Challenge here on Wednesday.