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Pregnancy may help women at PTSD risk Feb 10, 2:06 pm
Washington D.C, Feb 10 (ANI): When post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) meets pregnancy, healing starts off in many women, according to a recent study.
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb. 10 (ANI): Amid the row over Kerala's Sabarimala temple denying entry to women, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Wednesday asserted the Indian Constitution does not permit gender discrimination and added that they should be allowed to enter whichever shrine they chose to visit.
BetiBachao, BetiPadhao kicks off well in Punjab Feb 9, 7:18 pm
New Delhi, Feb 9 (ANI-NewsVoir): The much touted "BetiBachao, BetiPadhao" scheme of Union Ministry of Women and Child Development has kicked off well in Punjab's districts where sex ratio is skewed, if response by the office of the PMO is any indication.
Maharashtra Govt. supports women's entry in Haji Ali Dargah Feb 9, 2:12 pm
Mumbai, Feb.9 (ANI): Amid the raging debate over ban on females' entry into certain religious places across the country, the Maharashtra Government on Tuesday supported the entry of women in Haji Ali Dargah.
`I work with people who know my worth,` says Sonam Feb 9, 12:20 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 9 (ANI): Like many other actresses in tinsel town, Sonam Kapoor also thinks that there is discrimination in terms of pay in the entertainment industry.
Joshna bags squash gold at South Asian Games Feb 8, 9:43 pm
Guwahati, Feb. 08 (ANI): Indian squash ace Joshna Chinappa produced a resilient performance to clinch the gold medal at the 12th South Asian Games after defeating Pakistani rival Maria Toorpakai Wazir in the women's individual event here on Monday.
DCW-police tussle continues over data on crime against women Feb 8, 6:59 pm
New Delhi, Feb.8 (ANI): The tussle between the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) and the police seems to be unending as the B.S. Bassi-led team has again refused to provide information on crime against women.
New Delhi, Feb.8 (ANI):Taking a cue from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's clarion call 'Beti Bachao - Beti Padhao', a noble initiative to promote sports was started with the launch of pre event press conference at the Press Club of India, by Women on Walk - an NGO which aims to provide direction and resources for women in the field of sports.
Qazi Jahan Ara calls for equal rights to women Feb 8, 4:38 pm
Jaipur, Feb.8 (ANI): Jahan Ara, who along with Afroz Begum became the first women Qazis of Rajasthan, said that she wants to change the present condition of the feminine gender and ensure that they get all rights granted to them according to Islam.
'Delhi Police committed on women safety': Bassi Feb 8, 12:56 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 8 (ANI): Police Commissioner B.S. Bassi on Monday said that he would tell the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) that city's police force is committed on the issue of women safety.
Five killed as vehicle runs over Feb 8, 10:43 am
Kapurthala, Feb. 8 (ANI): At least five people were killed including four women in an accident on Kapurthala Goindval road (Punjab) on Monday after an unidentified car ran over them in the early hours.
Haryana to celebrate girl child Feb 8, 8:27 am
Chandigarh, Feb. 8 (ANI): The Haryana Government has decided to celebrate the birthday of girl students across all state-run schools through the programme 'Kanya Janamdin Utsav' which will be launched on Thursday.
Hobart, Feb. 07 (ANI): Captain Mithali Raj and Smriti Mandhana struck half-centuries as the Indian women cricket team claimed a five-wicket consolation win over Australia in the third and final one-day international at Hobart on Sunday.
Pune, Feb. 7 (ANI): Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravishankar on Sunday said there should be no discrimination between men and women trying to enter the Shani Shingnapur temple.
People prohibiting women entry in Shingnapur temple have no 'rationale': Sri Sri Ravishankar Feb 7, 3:22 pm
Pune, Feb.7 (ANI): Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravishankar on Sunday said that the people, who are prohibiting the entry of women in Maharashtra's Shani Shingnapur temple, have no rationale behind their argument, adding that their mindset could be changed only by persuasion and not by force.
Jaitley should announce woman-friendly Budget: ASSOCHAM Feb 7, 1:47 pm
New Delhi, Feb.7 (ANI): In order to help salaried income households and encourage more women to join the work force, the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley should announce a ten-fold increase in children education allowance and tax exemption for creche facility in the Budget, the ASSOCHAM has said.
DCW dares police, warns of moving civil court Feb 7, 1:39 pm
New Delhi, Feb.7 (ANI): Disappointed with the Delhi Police's refusal to provide data on crimes against women, the DCW on Sunday wrote a letter to Police Commissioner B.S. Bassi and said that it was not a 'battle of supremacy'.
AIIO chief backs prohibiting women inside Haji Ali Dargah Feb 6, 6:03 pm
New Delhi, Feb.6 (ANI): The Chief Imam of the All India Imam Organisation (AIIO), Umer Ahmed Ilyasi on Saturday said that women are not allowed to go at dargahs and mosques and if they want to worship, they should do that at their homes.
Shani Temple row: Women activists pin hope on CM Fadnavis Feb 6, 3:56 pm
Ahmadnagar, Feb. 6 (ANI):Women activists who attended a meeting called by the District Collector to end the deadlock over allowing women to enter Shani Shingnapur temple in Maharashtra on Saturday pinned their hopes on Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis's order.
New Delhi, Feb. 6 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Saturday questioned the Maharashtra Government delay in granting permission to women to enter the Shani Shingnapur temple in Ahmednagar.
Ahmednagar, Feb. 6 (ANI): In a bid to end the deadlock over allowing women to enter Shani Shingnapur temple in Maharashtra, the District Administration of Ahmednagar called for a meeting on Saturday between protestors and the temple management.
Hobart, Feb 5 (ANI): Opener Smriti Mandana's maiden ton went in vain as Australia women cricket team claimed a six-wicket win over touring Indian side in the second one-day international at Bellerive Oval in Hobart and thereby took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
Mumbai, Feb. 5 (ANI): Women's rights activist and lawyer Abha Singh on Friday said the Maharashtra Government holds a good chance in the 2002 hit-and-run case involving Bollywood actor Salman Khan as the Bombay High Court has erred by citing loopholes and not going into the legal merits of this matter.
Hobart, Feb.5 (ANI): Indian Women opener Smriti Mandhana struck a brilliant maiden century as she strengthen her side to a target of 253 runs against Australia Women in the second ODI of the three-match series here at Bellerive Oval on Friday.
Jaipur/ Mumbai, Feb. 4 (ANI): Women activists expressed dismay and outrage over a 21-year-old Tanzanian female student being beaten and stripped by locals in Bengaluru, and called on the Centre and the Karnataka Government to punish the guilty.
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