Empowerment

Triple talaq verdict a milestone for women empowerment, says UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Triple talaq verdict a milestone for women empowerment, says UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Asked about a new law for the same, Mr Adityanath said, "The Centre has already clarified its stand in the court and there should be no confusion regarding this."

Aug 22, 2017, 17:36 PM IST
International Women’s Day: WHO urges safer, healthier workplace for women

International Women’s Day: WHO urges safer, healthier workplace for women

Women that work and are economically empowered tend to be better placed to make critical life choices, including on reproduction. 

Mar 08, 2017, 10:21 AM IST

All India Badtameez: Why all restrictions for daughters only?

 Most parents put a lot of restrictions on daughters often thinking the city is no longer safe for them.

Aug 09, 2015, 18:22 PM IST

Laverne Cox poses bare for transgenders' empowerment

 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.

Apr 17, 2015, 18:12 PM IST

Committed to empowering women: Congress

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.

Mar 08, 2014, 20:47 PM IST

Empowerment begins through parents: Priya Dutt

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.

Mar 05, 2013, 16:40 PM IST

Educating Dalit women is best way to empower them: Tirath

Educating Dalit women is the most important way to empower them and reduce many social evils, Women and Child Development Min Krishna Tirath said.

Dec 04, 2012, 16:38 PM IST

Bihar parliament: Girls to speak for empowerment

A girl each from 243 assembly
constituencies of Bihar will articulate their views and
suggestions on empowerment of women at a parliament session.

Jan 16, 2012, 18:24 PM IST

Where`s women empowerment on TV?

Hardly there are any show on how Indian women needs to be empowered.

Sep 28, 2010, 15:52 PM IST

Burqa empowers women, says British minister

Debate is intensifying across Europe on banning the burqa at public places.

Jul 19, 2010, 12:51 PM IST

Prez to give away awards to persons with disabilities

President Pratibha Devisingh Patil will give away National Awards for the Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities here on Thursday.

Dec 03, 2009, 10:12 AM IST