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Who runs the world? Girls!

From solo travellers to app developers, girls of India don’t care for labels anymore.

11 Oct 2019 12:05 AM

6 girls flee residential school after forced to clean toilets; school denies

Upon receiving news of girls fleeing, district administration acted quickly, asked Block Shiksha Adhikari to take cognizance of situation.

22 Jul 2019 8:38 PM

Three girls including 2 minor go missing in Telangana

The police are further investigating the matters.

13 Jun 2019 8:46 AM

Remarkable: Girls outscore boys on tech, engineering

The assessment made its debut in 2014, which also showed girls outscoring boys but by a smaller margin.

30 Apr 2019 1:05 PM

Girls with obesity have increased risk of depression

At home, parents should also make sure kids aren’t teased about their weight and that there’s a supportive environment.

11 Aug 2018 2:01 PM


Binge drinking may harm bone mass in teenage girls: Study

Those who regularly binge drank in high school had lower bone mass in the spine.

14 Jun 2018 5:29 PM

Dieting may point to risky behaviours in teenage girls

We should focus on health broadly rather than weight as an indicator of health.

03 Jun 2018 3:16 PM

Sex bias kills 240,000 infant girls in India yearly: study

Gender-based discrimination towards girls doesn’t simply prevent them from being born, it may also cause the death of those who are born.

15 May 2018 8:49 PM

Higher risk of irregular periods in girls with diabetes

Menstrual irregularities can have variety of causes, including pregnancy, hormonal imbalances, infections, trauma and certain medications.

27 Apr 2018 8:36 AM

Study says social media negatively affects teen girls more than boys

Study says it is important to monitor early interactions with social media in girls, as this could have impact on wellbeing later in life.

20 Mar 2018 8:16 AM


Egypt struggles to end female genital mutilation

According to the World Health Organization, more than 200 million girls, women have been cut in 30 countries in Africa, Middle East, Asia.

10 Mar 2018 2:27 PM

In #MeToo era, some question need for 'car girls' at shows

There are still women draped on cars as we walk around the show. (Photo: Pixabay)

08 Mar 2018 3:52 PM

Early periods, menopause linked to heart disease: study

Miscarriage, stillbirth, undergoing a hysterectomy, and bearing children at a young age were also associated with cardiovascular problems.

10 Feb 2018 4:14 PM

Why boys perform better on some science tests explained

An MRI revealed an accumulation of cerebral spinal fluid in the brain, a condition known as hydrocephalus.

01 Jan 2018 10:40 AM

Boys' brains wired to be callous, unemotional: study

Researchers studied brain development in 189 adolescents.

28 Dec 2017 5:38 PM


Early puberty in girls tied to depression, says study

Study finds girls who went through puberty earlier more likely to become depressed, with symptoms being more severe in adolescence.

27 Dec 2017 12:22 PM

The more girls in class, the better is boys' performance

With reading an essential skill which can influence performance in other subject areas.

11 Nov 2017 4:18 PM

Teen girls may take longer to heal than boys, after concussion

Study finds girls reporting symptoms at least 28 days after sustaining concussion, while boys no longer show symptoms after 11 days.

16 Oct 2017 8:28 AM

Dog saves lives of two girls struck by lightning

Family pet runs back to campsite to alert people after young girls are struck by lightning while crossing a meadow.

31 Jul 2017 9:41 AM

Study says women face more digital abuse then men

Study claims girls are more upset by these behaviours and report more negative emotional responses.

29 Jun 2017 10:36 AM