Smoking during pregnancy may damage fertility of sons

Smoking during pregnancy can harm the developing foetus and mothers who smoke while they are pregnant or breast feeding may damage the future fertility of their sons.

Female Yahoo executive sued for sexual harassment

A high-level female Yahoo Inc executive has been sued in California by a woman who worked under her and is accusing her former boss of sexual harassment and wrongful termination.

Facebook reveals men hold 8 out of 10 `top positions` in US

Facebook today revealed its diversity report which shows that 77 percent of top positions are held by men.

Having kids contagious among female high school friends: Study

We know that friends and peers influence one another on adopting or shunning behaviours like smoking, drinking or exercise but having children?

Female soldiers join the army ranks in Somalia

With an AK47 automatic rifle slung over her shoulder, Naeemo Abdi frisks people coming into a Mogadishu police station.

High cholesterol levels may impair pregnancy

Not able to go the family way? Go get your cholesterol levels checked as high cholesterol levels may impair fertility in couples trying to achieve pregnancy.

Thousands protest breaches of Iran`s female dress code

Thousands of religious hardliners today protested in Tehran against what they said was the flouting of Iran`s conservative female dress code, media reports said.

No respite on falling sex ratio

India fares second worst among the 30 most populated countries in the world when it comes to the sex ratio.

WikiLeaker Bradley Manning wants to live as a woman

Manning`s lawyer David Coombs said on the program that he expected Manning to get a pardon from President Barack Obama.

Bengal parents held for killing 10-month-old girl

The parents of a 10-month-old girl were arrested for killing their baby in West Bengal`s North 24-Parganas district, police said Sunday.

`People subconsciously link female names with lighter colours`

Scientists have found that women are really seen as the `fairer sex` since people subconsciously associate lighter colours with female names and qualities.

Female Gaddafi bodyguard killed in Egypt

Egyptian authorities are investigating the killing of a former female bodyguard of ousted Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi.

UP phase-I polls: Female turnout percentage higher

First phase of Uttar Pradesh
Assembly election has witnessed larger participation of fairer
sex as turnout percentage of females is higher than that of
males in a number of districts.

Big B bats for equal treatment for male, female children

Amitabh Bachchan has strongly spoken in favour of equal rights and treatment of both the male and female children.

Allow sex slaves to men: Female Kuwaiti politician

A woman politician from Kuwait has sparked anger and disbelief by calling for legalization of sex slaves, saying it would protect men from adultery.

Females can also be tried under Domestic Violence Act: Raj HC

Rajasthan High Court has ruled that
if a female relative of a husband is accused of torturing his
wife she can also be tried for offences under the Domestic
Violence Act.

Part of brain ‘switches off when a woman is having orgasm’

Dutch researchers have unraveled the secrets behind female orgasms.

Part of brain ‘switches off when a woman is having orgasm’

Dutch researchers have unraveled the secrets behind female orgasms.

Priyanka Chopra has no qualms kissing a hot female co-star!

With time actresses in Bollywood have gone much bolder in their roles, nudity and exposure. However, our very own Priyanka Chopra is a bit of conservative at that despite all the challenging and feisty characters she has played in her films.

Vishal Bhardwaj plans a biopic on female underworld dons

Bollywood’s young and talented director Vishal Bhardwaj plans to adapt S. Hussain Zaidi’s book ‘Mafia Queens of Mumbai’ for his next celluloid outing. After the super duper success of ‘Saat Khoon Maaf’, Vishal plans to helm another riveting piece of cinema after adapting Chetan Bhagat’s ‘2 States’. When contacted, Vishal’s spokesman said, “Yes, Vishal has definitely bought the rights of one of the stories from the book.”