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Gender inequality

Gender gap: Build core competencies of women

There is a need to build the core social, economic and political competencies of women to empower them to exercise their agency.

24 Dec 2019 2:37 AM

Women and porn

A new research suggests that pornography is still oppressive towards women remains, even if they derive pleasure out of it.

11 May 2019 7:34 PM

Sonam’s Instagram post is worth pondering upon

The diva also knows how to use social media platforms and she never hesitates from put across her views there.

09 Mar 2019 6:46 AM

Study reveals women in science ask fewer questions than men

Researchers feel the study should be used as an opportunity to raise awareness about the issue.

18 Oct 2017 10:02 AM

Bridging the gender gap

Empowering women has been held up as an answer to myriad global problems, starting with poverty.

28 Sep 2017 7:22 AM


'We're so far behind': Priyanka Chopra rues gender inequality in film industry

Actress says she is "digging her feet in" to get equality for women so they can get meatier roles like their male counterparts.

10 Sep 2017 12:32 PM

Gender inequalities affect women’s cognitive performance in later life

Research finds women living in gender-equal countries have better cognitive test scores than women living in gender-unequal societies.

01 Aug 2017 8:09 AM

Child abuse and neglect linked to gender inequality, says study

Researchers found rates of discrimination against women substantially influence levels of child physical abuse.

31 Jul 2017 7:48 AM

Women herald a new political sun in India’s hinterland

Old prejudices are dissolving and new partnerships between women and men are developing.

08 Mar 2017 4:56 AM