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Saina battles into second round of Indonesia Open  May 31, 9:14 pm
Jakarta (Indonesia): Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal began her campaign at the Indonesia Super Series Premier tournament on a positive note after claiming a hard-fought opening round win in the women's singles contest here on Tuesday.
DCW issues notices on human trafficking to various Dept along with Delhi Police  May 31, 1:14 pm
New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): The Delhi Commission for Women on Tuesday issued notices to Department of Women and Child Development, Delhi Police, Directorate of Prosecution and Department of Health and Family Welfare to ascertain the status of implementation of the decisions taken by the state level coordination committee on combating trafficking that was convened under the chairmanship of the Chief Secretary of Delhi Government.
Guwahati promoting entrepreneurial spirit among Assamese women  May 31, 12:38 pm
Guwahati (Assam), May 31 (ANI): The Indian Institute of Entrepreneurs, based in Guwahati, has been organizing various courses for developing entrepreneurs in the north east, and for that matter, a business incubation centre has also been established in the premises for production and sell of products created and designed by participants in workshop of readymade garments.
Two Pakistani women arrested for transferring classified docs to ISIS in Afghanistan  May 31, 11:11 am
Kabul, May 31 (ANI): Two Pakistani women have been arrested by the Afghan National Security and Defense Forces (ANSDF) for transferring classified documents to loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria ( ISIS) terrorist group.
NCP's women's wing protest against comedian Tanmay Bhat, burn his effigy  May 30, 7:03 pm
Mumbai, May.30 (ANI): The women's wing of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) staged a protest here on Monday against comedian Tanmay Bhat for making fun of legends Sachin Tendulkar and Lata Mangeshkar in a Facebook post.
Maneka Gandhi to release Draft Trafficking of Persons Bill today  May 30, 10:02 am
New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): Union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi will release the Draft Trafficking of Persons (Prevention, Protection and Rehabilitation) Bill 2016 in New Delhi today.
Women activists hit out at Centre over Bahraich gang-rape  May 29, 3:34 pm
New Delhi, May 29 (ANI): Expressing dismay and outrage over the recent incident where a 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped and murdered in Bahraich, women activists on Sunday lashed out at the Centre saying that those who are celebrating two years of governance, need to pay more attention in curbing the violence against women and particularly the minors and those deprived of proper lavatory facilities.
Congress dubs Bahraich gang-rape 'shameful', takes on UP Govt.   May 29, 1:02 pm
Bhubaneswar/Lucknow, May 29 (ANI): Furious at the recent incident where a 15-year-old girl was allegedly raped and murdered in Bahraich, the Congress on Sunday pulled up the Samajwadi Party Government in Uttar Pradesh for yet again failing to uphold the dignity of women and called for stringent police action into the matter.
Forty Naxals including nine women surrender in Bastar  May 28, 6:50 pm
Bastar (Chhattisgarh), May.28 (ANI) Forty Naxals, including nine women, surrendered before the police in the insurgency-hit Bastar district of Chhattisgarh on Saturday.
DCW, Delhi Police hold meet to ascertain 'ownership' of brothels  May 28, 4:45 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal has been holding a series of meetings with all the concerned persons regarding the issue of human trafficking in Delhi.
Shamina Shafiq condemns Mandya molestation incident  May 28, 4:27 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Former National Commission for Women (NCW) member Shamina Shafiq on Saturday condemned the Mandya incident where a woman working in a gram panchayat was molested by a Janata Dal (Secular) leader. She called on the Centre and the state government to instill fear in the minds of people to prevent incidents of this kind in the future.
Joshna Chinappa falters at final hurdle in HKFC squash tourney   May 28, 2:21 pm
Hong Kong, May.28 (ANI) India's leading women's squash player Joshna Chinappa's hopes of securing a 12th PSA title were crushed after losing a pulsating finale to top seed Joelle King in the HKFC International here on Saturday.
Sania-Hingis stroll into third round of French Open  May 28, 12:34 pm
Paris, May.28 (ANI): Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza and her Swiss partner Martina Hingis continued their rampaging form as the top-ranked duo progressed through to the third round of the women's doubles event here at the French Open.
Here's how 'Wonder Woman' making H'wood history  May 27, 2:28 pm
London, May27 (ANI): Amidst ages of unfairly treatment towards women, both in front and behind the camera, 'Wonder Woman' is all set to create a history of its own.
AIDWA deplores Fadnavis Govt. for attack on Trupti Desai  May 27, 1:37 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): The All India Democratic Women's Association (AIDWA) on Friday dubbed as 'miserable' the attack on Bhumata Brigade chief Trupti Desai in Nashik and said it is 'absolutely shameful' on part of the Maharashtra Government not to do anything to keep the basic worship rights of women intact.
Men angrier on Facebook than women: Study  May 27, 1:35 pm
New York, May 27 (ANI): People often put status updates and make comments on Facebook on a regular basis, but a new study has found that men are typically angrier and more argumentative on Facebook than women.
'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.