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More jobs, entrepreneurship opportunities needed to promote women empowerment: ASSOCHAM Jun 26, 1:14 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): There is an urgent need to create more jobs and entrepreneurship opportunities to promote women empowerment thereby making them economically independent as female labor force participation (FLFP) rate in India has fallen significantly by 10 percent during the last decade, noted a recent ASSOCHAM-Thought Arbitrage Research study.
Women across the globe identified with `Piku`: Deepika Padukone Jun 26, 11:08 am
Madrid, June 26 (ANI): The 2015 drama film 'Piku' indeed proved to be a milestone in Deepika Padukone's "already shining" career and something she will really be proud of for the rest of her life.
New Delhi, June 25 (ANI): The Delhi Police on Saturday said they were forced to arrest Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)?MLA Dinesh Mohaniya, as he did not respond to the notices served to him based on a complaint filed by a group of women who claim they were harassed by him.
AAP shielding Mohaniya using 'emergency': Congress Jun 25, 4:28 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): Taking a strong exception to Dinesh Mohaniya for allegedly misbehaving with a group of women who had gone to him to complain about water crisis, the Congress on Saturday said the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) was comparing the arrest to an 'emergency-like' situation and using it like a shield.
AAP MLA Dinesh Mohaniya arrested for misbehaving with women Jun 25, 2:50 pm
New Delhi, June 25 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Dinesh Mohaniya was on Saturday arrested by the Delhi Police for allegedly misbehaving with a group of women who had gone to him to complain about water crisis.
Sprint queen Dutee Chand secures Rio berth against all odds Jun 25, 2:37 pm
Almaty, Kazakhstan, June.25 (ANI): In a gripping tale of resilience and unmeasured strength, ace Indian sprinter Dutee Chand overcame all sorts of ordeals to secure her berth for the upcoming Rio Olympics in the women's 100 metres category.
Harmanpreet Kaur joins Women's BBL, signs for Sydney Thunder Jun 24, 6:03 pm
New Delhi, June.24 (ANI): Harmanpreet Kaur has become the first Indian women's cricketer to be signed by an overseas Twenty20 franchise after she inked a deal with defending champions Sydney Thunder for the second edition of the Australian league, which will be played in December-January.
Pantaloons signs exclusive deal with Britain's Izabel London Jun 24, 12:29 pm
Mumbai, June 24 (ANI-Newsvoir): Pantaloons, a division of Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Limited (formerly known as Pantaloons Fashion & Retail Limited), India's No 1 Women's Wear retailer added yet another international brand Izabel London to its rich portfolio of exclusive brands. Pantaloons is amongst the leading fashion retailers in the country with a host of leading Indian and international brands as part of its portfolio.
BJP demands strong action against 'corrupt' AAP MLA Mohaniya Jun 23, 5:42 pm
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): Taking strong exception to Dinesh Mohaniya for his alleged misbehaviour with women who went to his office to lodge complain about irregular water supply, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday demanded strong action against the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA.
Sangam Vihar MLA cries foul, says 'an attempt to defame me' Jun 23, 12:58 pm
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Dinesh Mohaniya, who has been booked for allegedly 'misbehaving' with women, today alleged that it was an attempt to defame his reputation as the water mafia is frustrated because of the Delhi Government's crackdown.
Anantnag By-polls: Democracy emerges strong yet again Jun 23, 12:41 pm
Anantnag (Jammu and Kashmir), June 23 (ANI): The Anantnag by-polls culminated with brisk voting on Wednesday evening, after a muted start. The final count stood at around 34 percent with women voters registering a predominant presence. The by-polls were significant since Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti was a candidate and fighting the election in a constituency earlier represented by her deceased father and former chief minister, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.
Walnuts can knock years off your age Jun 23, 11:34 am
Washington D.C, Jun 23 (ANI): Ladies, you may want to add walnuts to your diet as a recent study has found that they can keep age-related health issues at bay.
AAP MLA booked for misbehaving with women Jun 23, 10:12 am
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): An FIR has been lodged against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA from Sangam Vihar, Dinesh Mohaniya, after locals alleged that he and his supporters roughed them up and misbehaved with women in his office when they went to complain
New Delhi, Jun 23 (ANI): Finalists for the 2016 Women in Open Source Awards, organised by Red Hat, include three women from India, who are students pursuing computer science and engineering degrees.
Maharashtra State Commission for Women summons Salman Khan over 'raped woman' remark Jun 22, 8:48 pm
Mumbai, June 22 (ANI): After the National Commission for Women (NCW) sent notice to Salman Khan over his 'raped woman' comment, the Maharashtra State Commission for Women on Wednesday issued notice to the Bollywood actor.
Salman now in legal soup over his 'raped woman' comment Jun 22, 6:00 pm
Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh), June 22 (ANI): In what may spell fresh trouble for Salman Khan presently in dock over his 'raped woman' comment, a lawyer on Wednesday filed a petition against the actor in a lower court in Kanpur district of Uttar Pradesh for hurting the prestige of women.
Drugs worth Rs. 50 lakh seized, African women detained at IGI Jun 21, 11:03 pm
New Delhi, June 21 (ANI): The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) seized a consignment of 18 kg drugs worth around Rs.50 lakhs in the international market and arrested an African woman in this connection at Terminal -3 of Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport here on Tuesday evening.
1,632 pregnant women set yoga record in Gujarat Jun 21, 2:46 pm
Rajkot (Gujarat), June 21 (ANI): Nearly 1,632 pregnant women in Gujarat's Rajkot city today set up a new Guinness Book of world records by practicing yoga on the occasion of International Yoga Day.
Mignon du Preez steps down as Proteas women's skipper Jun 21, 2:36 pm
Johannesburg, June 21 (ANI): South Africa women's team skipper Mignon du Preez has stepped down from the post in all formats in order to focus on her batting.
New Delhi, June 21 (ANI): With the social media going berserk over Salman Khan comparing himself to a 'raped woman' in a recent interview, the women activists on Tuesday demanded an apology from the Bollywood star and said that he should think before he speaks as the people look up to him for the so called good deeds he does on screen.
NCW seeks Salman's apology for "raped woman" remark Jun 21, 1:13 pm
New Delhi, June 21 (ANI): Taking suo moto cognisance of Salman Khan's comment that he felt like a "raped woman" while playing a wrestler in his upcoming film 'Sultan', National Commission for Women (NCW) chief Lalitha Kumaramangalam on Tuesday sought a public apology from the Bollywood actor and asked for an explanation.
Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana to be launched in Odisha today Jun 20, 9:13 am
Bhubaneshwar, June 20 (ANI): Launch of the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana to provide free of cost LPG cooking gas connections to women from BPL households will be held in Sambalpur, Odisha today
How `visionary` designer Payal Sen is redefining fashion Jun 19, 4:02 pm
New Delhi, June 19 (ANI): The uber stylish Payal Sen is every woman's idol. She is a perfect friend, mother, wife and an independent entrepreneur. Payal sen started her journey at a very young age. She has always envisioned herself being more than just "another" women. From designing to exhibiting works of other designers, Payal Sen has come a long way.
'Confident' women IAF pilots ready to conquer the sky Jun 18, 4:54 pm
Hyderabad, June 18 (ANI): One of the most courageous things in life is to identify yourself, know who you are, what you believe in and where you want to go - this aptly applies to the three women commissioned as India's first women fighter pilots on Saturday.
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh), June 18 (ANI): The Youth Congress workers staged a protest against Shivraj Singh Chouhan-led BJP government in Madhya Pradesh over the rising crime against women in the wake of a brutal acid attack on a 24-year-old polytechnic teacher in Bhopal this morning.
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