Equality, dignity are women's sacred right: President

President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday said women's empowerment, their dignity and equality should not be made a "distant goal or fond aspiration" but should be bestowed on them as one of their "sacred" rights.

Laishram Sarita controversy: Boxing India to set-up disciplinary committee
Laishram Sarita controversy: Boxing India to set-up disciplinary committee

Despite all the clamouring for help and recent open support from Sachin Tendulkar, Laishram Sarita Devi's plight is becoming hopeless, and thus reducing the pride of Indian boxers, their dignity and the right to protest.

Cricket is bigger than any individual, says Shashank Manohar
Cricket is bigger than any individual, says Shashank Manohar

After the naming of four individuals in the Mudgal Committee report, former Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Shashank Manohar urged every individual connected with the game to preserve the dignity and integrity.

Ex-Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness slims down in jail
Ex-Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness slims down in jail

Former Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness has lost weight and is living a spartan existence while serving his prison sentence for tax evasion, according to ex-Germany international Gunter Netzer.

Brazil playing for "honour and dignity", Silva says

The Brazil players could not be more motivated ahead of Saturday`s World Cup third-place match against the Netherlands and will be fighting to restore their "honour and dignity", captain Thiago Silva said on Friday.

Sanitation linked to women safety, dignity: Jairam Ramesh

Linking sanitation to the safety, dignity and self-respect of women, Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh Tuesday said Women Self-Help Groups should take up toilet construction as the sixth principle of National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM).

Govt compromising Pak`s defence, dignity: Sharif

Sharif claimed Husain Haqqani had written a
memo to Mike Mullen, seeking
help to rein in the Pakistani military.

Dignity of Gyuto Monastery should be maintained: Virbhadra

The dignity and sanctity of the
Gyuto Monastery should be maintained while conducting
investigation into recovery of foreign currency worth over Rs
7.5 crore from the transit home of the Karmapa.