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.

80% of over 23K adolescent girls claim lack of dignity: Survey

Nearly 80 per cent of 23,801 adolescent girls from 13 states, including Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Bihar, Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra, claim that they suffer from lack of privacy and dignity at home as well as relief camps after a disaster, according to a sample survey .

Delhi's skewed sex ratio: Is female foeticide the reason?

Delhi's sex ratio has become more and more skewed over the years. One study of families which already have one or more daughters shows just 219 girls being born for every 1,000 boys.

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All India Badtameez: Save the girl child- stop female foeticide

Save the girl child- stop female foeticide.

'Beti Bachao' good move in right direction: All-girl band
'Beti Bachao' good move in right direction: All-girl band

The Tetseo Sisters, an all-girl band from the northeast, has hailed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' campaign, saying it was a "good move in the right direction" and they will be happy to contribute in highlighting the need for gender equality.

Educate one and many can be educated, says Big B
Educate one and many can be educated, says Big B

 Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says the inaugration of new academic institutions provide philanthropists a platform to educate and embellish the human spirit and turn out to be a tribute to the "goddess of learning, Saraswati".

Bibipur goes from #SelfieWithDaughters to 'laado' on nameplates

 After its 'Beti Bachao-Selfie Banao' initiative caught Prime Minister Narendra Modi's attention prompting him to announce #SelfieWithDaughter, the Bibipur Panchayat on Sunday launched "Digital India with Laado", a campaign to replace names of family-heads in the nameplates with their daughter's moniker.

Inspired village headman now focuses on nomadic tribes

Sunil Jaglan, a Haryana village headman whose online drive for the girl child went viral on Twitter after Prime Minister Narendra Modi endorsed it, is now determined to take it to the nomadic tribes so that they can spread the message to other parts of the state and beyond.

PM Modi announces Father-Daughter selfie campaign for the girl child

In Mann ki Baat, PM Modi mentioned that a Sarpanch of Bibipur village in Haryana Sunil Jaglan had started "selfie with daughter" competition wherein fathers were to post their 'selfies' with their daughters.Appreciating the initiative and pitching for a campaign to save the girl child, Modi asked

Haryana village awards 'Selfie with daughter' contest winners

In a unique competition aimed at driving home the importance of girl child, a village panchayat here has awarded three persons in a "Selfie with daughter" contest.

Haryana village impresses with new initiative: `Click selfie, save girl child`
Haryana village impresses with new initiative: `Click selfie, save girl child`

 In a unique initiative to save girl child in Haryana, where the sex ratio has been dismally low, a village panchayat in Jind has started a contest for clicking "selfie with daughter".

Ramdev says 'Divya Putrajeevak Seed' doesn't guarantee a male child

Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Friday slammed his critics for claiming that 'Divya Putrajeevak Seed', sold by Divya Pharmacy, guarantees a male child.

Addressing a press conference, Baba Ramdev said that people who are making the allegations have no knowledge of ayurveda.

Uproar in Parliament over Baba Ramdev's 'Divya Putrajeevak Seed'

Rajya Sabha on Thursday witnessed uproarious scenes over yoga guru Baba Ramdev's much-publicised infertility medicine 'Divya Putrajeevak Seed', which is being sold by Divya Pharmacy.

Vedanta college completes 20 years educating Rajasthan's girl child

Hindustan Zinc, a part of the Vedanta Group, has completed 20 years of its initiative in Rajasthan's Sikar district to educate the girl child from rural areas in the vicinity, managing to change the lives of some 3,000 such undeprivileged students.

Baby girl lies abandoned, women fight for boy at Ludhiana hospital

A baby girl in lies abandoned while two women have been fighting to claim a baby boy born at the same time in Ludhiana's Civil Hospital.

Three day training programme on 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao'

 To ensure effective implementation of the ambitious 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' programme, Haryana government will organise a three-day state level training programme for master trainers here starting from April 8.

Mumbai: Girl child mauled to death by dogs

A four-year-old girl in Mumbai was mauled to death by dogs while she was out to attend the nature call in the open place.

Jaipur man sings for saving the girl child

A man named Tahir Khan is campaigning for the 'Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao' through song in a bid to create awareness about 'save the girl child' mission.