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Sonakshi, Shatrughan Sinha support education for the girl child

Sonakshi, Shatrughan Sinha support education for the girl child

 Actress Sonakshi Sinha has teamed up with her father, actor-MP Shatrughan Sinha, to support 'Project Nanhi Kali', which provides education to underprivileged girl children in India.

President launches 'Selfie with Daughter' mobile application

President launches 'Selfie with Daughter' mobile application

The president expressed the hope that this would eventually help in dealing with problems arising out of gender imbalance.

PM Modi calls for gender equality on Women's Day, says female foeticide can't be allowed

PM Modi calls for gender equality on Women's Day, says female foeticide can't be allowed

Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for gender equality and equal opportunities on Wednesday.

Rajasthan: Villagers rescue girl sold by parents for Rs 7 lakh

The girl was rescued when she began screaming for help while she was being forced into a car.

Read PM Narendra Modi's message on National Girl Child Day​

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday urged the promotion of gender equality and ensure equal opportunities for the girl child.

From bad to worse……

Divya Joshi 

Disturbing! Pregnant woman burnt alive by in-laws in Andhra Pradesh – Know the chilling details

Disturbing! Pregnant woman burnt alive by in-laws in Andhra Pradesh – Know the chilling details

In a tragic incident, a pregnant woman was set ablaze in Andhra Pradesh's Nellore area.

Mother pushes baby girl into well

The Mother of the baby Jhuma Samanta broke down after persistent police grilling and allegedly confessed about pushing her two-month old girl.

Amitabh Bachchan proud of hosting girl child segment at government's gala

Amitabh Bachchan proud of hosting girl child segment at government's gala

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he will always cherish the experience of hosting the 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' segment at the government's second anniversary gala.

Kangana Ranaut says she was 'unwanted child'; father opens up about daughter's statement

Kangana Ranaut says she was 'unwanted child'; father opens up about daughter's statement

Amardeep Ranaut, who stays in Himachal Pradesh, opened up about his daughter Kangana's latest statement.

Kangana Ranaut says she was 'the unwanted child'

Kangana Ranaut says she was 'the unwanted child'

On the occasion of the International Women's Day, Kangana Ranaut demanded that portrayal of women as "selfless" Indian ladies who only care about the happiness of the men in their lives should be stopped as it is regressive.

Maneka Gandhi's suggestion to control female feticide ''bizarre'': Congress

Calling Women and Child Development (WCD) Minister Maneka Gandhi`s suggestion of sex determination tests `bizarre`, the Congress Party on Tuesday said it will adversely affect the save the girl child project.

Make prenatal sex tests compulsory: Maneka Gandhi

Union minister Maneka Gandhi has that for saving girl child sex determination test should be made compulsory so that women pregnant with a girl child could be tracked and female infanticide could be stopped.

Govt may make prenatal sex tests compulsory to curb female foeticide

Govt may make prenatal sex tests compulsory to curb female foeticide

Maneka Gandhi said the Central government was mulling to lift the ban on sex determination of the foetus.

Heartwarming story: Know why this Japanese train runs daily for just one passenger

Heartwarming story: Know why this Japanese train runs daily for just one passenger

It's a heartwarming story that tells us what a nation can do to educate even child.

India's child sex ratio dips to the lowest level since 1961; Hindus lead fall

India's child sex ratio dips to the lowest level since 1961; Hindus lead fall

The latest sex ratio data should certainly ring alarm bells to take action in order to save the girl child.

Mockery of 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao', 'Ladli Laxmi Yojana': Herbs ensuring baby boy sold in MP

Mockery of 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao', 'Ladli Laxmi Yojana': Herbs ensuring baby boy sold in MP

At a time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi himself is spearheading the campaign to save the girl child, some Ayurveda experts were found selling herbs ensuring baby boys and medicines that could help woman conceive within 21 days at a herbal fair organised by the forest department in Madhya Pradesh.

Childhood family breakups hit girls' health harder

A childhood family breakup can have long-term negative consequences for the children and it particularly hits the girl child harder, new research says.

Here's how birth of a 'baby girl' can be a boon for you - Read

Here's how birth of a 'baby girl' can be a boon for you - Read

With every little ones' first cry comes a man banging a steel plate with a stick and ward boys and nurses running on the street offering "congratulations" and sweets to people.

Saina Nehwal turns investor

Saina Nehwal turns investor

Saina Nehwal will play a meaningful role in Make In India, Girl Child and Swachh Bharat initiatives.