Asian Games: India women cagers lose in basketball quarterfinal
Asian Games: India women cagers lose in basketball quarterfinal

Indian women cagers failed to put up a fight against a formidable Japan and suffered a crushing 37-70 loss in the basketball quarterfinal match of the 17th Asian Games here on Sunday.

Marriage queries annoy single Indian women most: Survey
Marriage queries annoy single Indian women most: Survey


New Delhi: When are you getting married or why aren't you getting married -- these are questions that annoy single Indian women most, according to a survey by personalised matchmaking service Select Shaadi.

New village toilets a small step for poor Indian women

Decorated with marigolds and ribbons, 108 toilets unveiled in a tragedy-hit village are a small step in Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s push to end open-air defecation for impoverished Indian women.

Global Links Scholar programme for Indian women professors

Applications are open for the 12-month intensive education and business course to be held in the US in association with Rollins College, Florida. Prachi Rege gets the details.

Make your knuckles sparkle with midi rings

Celebrities like Beyonce Knowles, Angelina Jolie and Rihanna have been giving sparkling accents to their knuckles by wearing midi rings. So how about trying your hand at it?

Empowering women using technology can be `game changer`: India

India has stressed that empowering women using technology can be a "game changer" if harnessed to its full potential and called for a need to bridge the digital divide between men and women.

Changing Attitudes towards Women, the Spiritual Way

Incidents of rapes and molestations, which were taboo in many parts of the country such as Kolkata and Mumbai, have become frequent.

Madhuri Dixit plans to educate Indian women

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

Indian women outrank men in filming intimate videos: McAfee

The fairer sex in India is ahead of men when it comes to capturing intimate moments on video or sending personal text messages, e-mails and photos, security software maker McAfee said today.

Indian women denied voice in decision making: Kofi Annan

Nobel laureate and former United Nations Secretary General, Kofi Annan has said women in India are still denied the right to take decisions, which have an impact on their lives.

Seeking an attitude change on women

“Let it be love, and not lust that drives you to women”, “Men - Don`t stare at women”, “Respect women, feel awesome” - such messages greeted passersby at a event.

Pune girl designed Google Doodle to appear Nov 14

A class 10 student from Pune was awarded here Tuesday for designing the doodle for Google India, which would go live on the Children`s Day Thursday.

Kenyan Indian women aborting female foetuses

Kenyan Indian women in Nairobi capital city are opting for mass abortions to avoid giving birth to a girl child, according to a report.

Speaker Meira Kumar to address legislators in chamber that empowered Indian women

Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar will address legislators in the state assembly hall here Monday where a resolution to give the vote to women was adopted 88 years ago.

Five wardrobe mistakes most Indian women make

British TV presenters and fashion designers Trinny Woodall and Susannah Constantine of the TV series `What Not to Wear` fame take a critical look at Indian women wardrobe and suggest what to avoid.

Work or home, no say for women in India!

There are just 10.9 per cent households in India headed by women compared to a massive 89.1 per cent of male headed households, according to a Census of India-2011 report.

Where prices rise and the value of women declines

How do rising prices affect women in all the different ways in which they are economic actors?

Seven women redefine independence

As India celebrates 66 years of freedom, we raise a toast to the spirit of independence in seven different women.

Black worst colour for Indians: Makeover expert

There is a common belief that the colour black hides flab, but celebrity makeover artist Susannah Constantine doesnt` agree.

International Women’s Day Special: Big strides but a long way to go

Indian women have broken through the glass ceiling on the political, professional and corporate fronts.