Actress Laverne Cox, who advocates the cause of the LGBTs, has posed bare for a photoshoot to encourage fellow transgender folks to celebrate their bodies.
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.
When I was a child there was nothing I thought I could not do thanks to my parents, says Congress MP Priya Dutt. The 46-year-old MP believes empowerment begins in childhood through one`s parents.
Educating Dalit women is the most important way to empower them and reduce many social evils, Women and Child Development Min Krishna Tirath said.
A girl each from 243 assembly
constituencies of Bihar will articulate their views and
suggestions on empowerment of women at a parliament session.
Hardly there are any show on how Indian women needs to be empowered.
Debate is intensifying across Europe on banning the burqa at public places.
President Pratibha Devisingh Patil will give away National Awards for the Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities here on Thursday.
Major earthquake rattles Nepal, India
Day in Pics: 26th April
Showbiz World - April 26, 2015