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gender equality

Meet Chandni Who is Breaking Stereotypical Body Shape Norms

Being body positive means loving yourself and accepting yourself

02 Aug 2021 11:55 PM

Indians favour equal pay for women athletes: BBC research

Both men and women agreed that sports are important, but were of the opinion that some sports are 'not suitable' for women

22 Mar 2020 5:34 PM

Women in Navy calls for gender equality

“It is about being fair, just and reasonable and allowing gender equality in the spirit and purport,” she said.

02 Mar 2020 2:51 AM

Justin Trudeau dissolves Parliament, calls for polls in October

Justin Trudeau is gunning to hold onto his liberal majority in a tight race against newcomers on both flanks.

12 Sep 2019 7:57 AM

Gender equality under scrutiny at Cannes film festival

Women honoured at Cannes, as gender parity drive draws scrutiny.

20 May 2019 11:49 AM


Tackling India’s sexual violence starts with sex education

There is an imminent need for sex education in India to bring about a true change in sexist attitudes and misogynistic mindsets.

17 May 2019 4:08 PM

Vote and get sanitary pads: 'sakhi matdan kendras' encourages Mumbai women for polls

It is an initiative towards gender equality and to involve women's participation in the electoral process.

24 Apr 2019 4:49 PM

Jerrie Cobb, first America's female astronaut candidate, dies

Cobb was part of ‘Mercury 13’ and an inspiration to women pilots and astronauts everywhere.

19 Apr 2019 6:28 PM

Ladies first, please!

In a world where feminism or gender equality is not more than a myth, a few dare to break the shackles and know how to fly free.

25 Mar 2019 1:23 AM

A leap in mentality

The second edition of the gender equality summit bridges Indian and global leaders in achieving gender equality goals.

04 Mar 2019 1:12 AM


Most world goes easy on adultery

Adultery is more of a moral crime than a legal crime in China.

23 Dec 2018 5:52 AM

Prejudice against women in power is greater than believed: Study

This pattern suggests that women are much more reluctant than men to express their prejudice against women leaders.

06 Nov 2018 8:02 PM

When life imitates art

The winner of the award will be announced on the closing night of the festival on November 1.

30 Oct 2018 12:00 AM

Husband not master of wife: Relic of past axed

The law making adultery an offence was archaic and amounted to a clear violation of the fundamental rights, they declared.

29 Sep 2018 12:36 AM

Women as well as men sleep better in countries that promote gender equality

This suggests that efforts to empower women may also turn out to have better outcomes on the individual level as well.

09 Sep 2018 6:46 PM


India soars above global average in hiring female airline pilots

The percentage of female pilots in India is twice as high as in most Western countries.

05 Sep 2018 3:28 PM

Can ‘feminist’ foreign policy of Sweden be a trendsetter?

Feminist foreign policy “applies a systematic gender equality perspective throughout the whole foreign policy agenda”, the handbook states.

04 Sep 2018 12:26 AM

The terror of masculinity: Abuse of power to show manliness

Ideological masculinity feels threatened under the perpetuation of gender equality.

22 Aug 2018 2:17 AM

Gender equality will increase women workforce participation, says SBI

There has been a drop in about 10 percentage points among women workers from 2004-05 to 2011-12.

28 Jul 2018 1:23 PM

Ficci women’s wing to empower youth

The joint venture will work towards the awareness about gender equality among students.

04 Jul 2018 4:52 AM