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Lok Sabha polls: Rahul Gandhi—Time for `Yuvraj` to bite the bullet

Last Updated: Saturday, March 29, 2014, 02:33

With great power comes great responsibility. But sadly that isn`t the case with Congress party vice president Rahul Gandhi. He wields absolute power over the party, and to a large extent over the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government as well, but he seldom has come forward to shoulder a responsibility or play the role of a minister.

Oprah Winfrey announces new tour

Last Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014, 10:22

Media mogul Oprah Winfrey is all set to embark on a two day US tour to talk about empowerment, resilience and authenticity.

Sebi to seek extra funds for investor programmes

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 13:53

Sebi has identified empowerment of investors, strengthening of enforcement and supervision framework and capacity building as among its core focus areas for 2014-15.

Committed to empowering women: Congress

Last Updated: Saturday, March 08, 2014, 20:47

Congress is the sole outfit which is not only advocating for the cause of direct participation by women in government, but also pushing to give them 50 per cent representation in panchayats and municipal bodies, the party claimed.

Farhan Akhtar teams up with Sennheiser to promote MARD

Last Updated: Friday, March 07, 2014, 20:57

Leading microphones and headphones brand Sennheiser will popularise actor-singer Farhan Akhtar`s social campaign MARD (Men Against Rape and Discrimination).

India can lift 580 mn people above empowerment line: McKinsey

Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 23:35

According to MGI, the 'empowerment line' is "a new and more holistic measure of income deprivation."

Bahrain wants to replicate Kerala`s Kudumbashree

Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 17:42

The Kerala government`s flagship programme Kudumbashree, aimed at poverty eradication and women`s empowerment, has created interest in Bahrain, a state minister said.

Madhuri Dixit plans to educate Indian women

Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 14:35

Madhuri Dixit, who speaks about women empowerment and fights for justice in her forthcoming film ‘Gulaab Gang’, also plans to educate women in India.

Women empowerment? Under 10% women candidates in 22 state polls

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 17:05

At a time when the UPA government is determined to push through the Women Reservation Bill during the ongoing winter session of Parliament, comes the shocking news of abysmally low participation of women candidates in the electoral process.

India contributes USD 1 million to UN women`s body

Last Updated: Saturday, December 07, 2013, 17:03

India has contributed million dollar to the United Nations to help global efforts to ensure gender equality and empowerment of women.

Bharatiya Mahila Bank for economic empowerment of women: PM

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 19:36

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday said it is a "sad reality" that women in India face discrimination at home and workplace and their empowerment remains a distant goal.

Want to play Rekha`s role from `Khoon Bhari Maang`: Sonakshi Sinha

Last Updated: Friday, November 15, 2013, 19:33

Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who has made a mark for herself in Bollywood with movies like ‘Dabangg’ and ‘Rowdy Rathore’, says she wants to play legendary actress Rekha`s role from her 1988-released film ‘Khoon Bhari Maang’.