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Indian women

Sriram Karri | India’s women can offer lessons in smart economics

Most modern lessons on diversifying a portfolio would not surprise any Indian household whose economics are steered by women of convictions

09 Mar 2023 12:05 AM

Indian, Pakistani women diagnosed with more aggressive breast cancer at younger age

South Asians are the fastest-growing major ethnic group in the United States with breast cancer rates increasing within the population

26 Oct 2020 4:45 PM

Indian women make a mark in artificial intelligence skills

The country’s gender inequality is difficult to tackle, as women in India have a low 27 per cent rate of workforce participation.

07 Nov 2019 4:40 AM

Safe & sexy: Why Indian women have welcomed Instagram

The fitness space — across running, yoga, the gym and nutrition, has become one where this comfort is apparent.

02 Sep 2019 1:01 AM

Rise of sexual wellness and awareness around women in India

The concept of female sexual pleasure has evolved over the years.

07 Jun 2019 3:41 PM


Is the next Lok Sabha going to be more gender equitable than the last one?

Over the years, nevertheless, Indian women turned into enthusiastic voters.

30 Apr 2019 12:19 AM

Gutsy she talks

Indian women have finally started talking about sex, pleasure and their bodies, though society still doesn’t expect it from ‘classy’ women.

21 Apr 2019 12:00 AM

Long March of Indian Women

Most of the women activists in social movements shun electoral politics as they find it too murky and under the control of misogynistic patriarchs.

14 Apr 2019 4:49 AM

More women means more profit: Studies

Research has also projected that India’s GDP would rise by $700 billion by bringing the next 68 million women into the country’s workforce by 2025.

08 Mar 2019 12:34 AM

Bridging gender gap in politics: India lagging behind the rest of South Asia

Nepal also has a policy of 33 per cent reservation for women in all state institutions, including the national legislature.

14 Jan 2019 12:49 AM


No autobiography on the cards for Neena Gupta

Many people have approached me and asked me to write an autobiography: Neena Gupta

23 Oct 2018 12:13 AM

36.6 percent of women who commit suicide in the world are from India: study

In case of men the number of suicide deaths makes up 24.4 percent of global suicide related deaths.

13 Sep 2018 5:09 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

Indian women through the eyes of British artists

There are fascinating accounts by British officials, scholars, travellers and missionaries about their impressions of Indian women.

05 Jul 2018 7:24 AM

Appetite for solo travel is growing among Indian women

Here is what leading online platform for travel and leisure experiences, Cleartrip found.

12 Apr 2018 11:20 AM


Women from Punjab are buying the highest number of sex toys in India

UP was the biggest market for penis enlargement products while most orders for BDSM products came from Assam.

09 Aug 2017 7:06 PM

Sari state of affairs

RSS plans to campaign and promote sari as ‘proper’ attire for Indian women.

16 Jul 2017 12:08 AM

11 Indian women win 'Women Icons' award in Singapore

Among the award winners Friday night was Vandana Sharma, who served for a decade in the Indian Armed Forces.

18 Mar 2017 3:10 PM

A journey of sins

A recently released documentary is bringing out some moving tales from urban Indian women in their fight.

28 Jan 2017 4:15 AM