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New Delhi [India], July 4 (ANI): The expenditure on social services increased from Rs 7.68 lakh crores in 2014-15 to Rs 13.94 lakh crore in 2018-19, as per the Economic Survey 2018-19 tabled by the government in the Parliament on Thursday.
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New Delhi [India], June 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asked Congress support the Triple Talaq Bill saying it can make up for two "missed opportunities" on the issue of women empowerment in the past--once on Uniform Civil Code and the other on Shah Bano judgement.
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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] June 10 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck KGaA Germany together with the First lady of Burundi and her foundation, Buntu Foundation, released an empowering song, a theme song for Merck more than a Mother campaign as a c
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New Delhi [India], May 30 (ANI): Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday called for empowering women through education and by implementing progressive measures like reservations in Parliament and State legislatures.
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Bathinda (Punjab) [India], May 18 (ANI): Women's development is imperative for the growth of a society. Abiding by this school of thought, a village nestled in Punjab's Bathinda is pushing its women to pursue higher education and participate in the functioning of Panchayat.
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Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], May 9 (ANI): Jemimah Rodrigues' unbeaten 77 helped Supernovas trounce Velocity by 12 runs in the ongoing Women's T20 Challenge at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium here on Thursday.
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Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Apr 19 (ANI): The nation could not accelerate its progress unless women were involved as equal stakeholders in every sphere, said Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday while talking about women empowerment.
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 18 (ANI): In a new study, researchers have established that neither the ratio of female managers nor the gender of workers' individual manager, affect the earning of men's and women's workers in an organisation.
Updated : 3 months, 1 week ago IST
Gir Somnath (Gujarat) [India], Apr 15 (ANI): BJP president Amit Shah on Monday demanded apology from Samajwadi Party (SP) and its ally Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) over Azam Khan's derogatory comments against actor and BJP candidate from Rampur constituency Jaya Prada, saying that Khan's rem
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Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Apr 4 (ANI): Batting for effective representation to women, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday said leaders like New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have shown that women should be brought into politics.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 4 (ANI): Patricia Isaac is an Indian-Canadian actor, who has appeared in a number of feature films and major network television series, such as MISSION IMPOSSIBLE:GHOST PROTOCOL starring Tom Cruise, Hallmark's HARVEST MOON, SYFY's "The Magicians", and mor
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Washington D.C. [US], Mar 8 (ANI): President Donald Trump on Friday wished all women on the occasion of International Women's Day and honoured them for their "vital role in shaping and strengthening families, governments, and businesses."