Moral policing curtailing the freedom of Indian women?

In a shocking incident, 'Bigg Boss 7' winner Gauahar Khan was slapped by a member of the audience at a reality show stage on Sunday.

Didn't say there is no respect for women in India: Sania Mirza
Didn't say there is no respect for women in India: Sania Mirza

 India's tennis star Sania Mirza Wednesday took to Twitter to deny that she said there is no respect for women in India.

Anti-national elements damaging image of Indian women: ABVP

BJP's student wing Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) all India president P Murali Manohar said here on Saturday that some anti-national elements are trying to damage image of Indian women and culture in the name of freedom and rights.

Prospective brides prefer to meet guy first, family later: Survey
Prospective brides prefer to meet guy first, family later: Survey

Indian girls are becoming more forthright than ever about their marital choices. It's evident from a survey which shows they prefer to meet a prospective groom before his family.

'1/3rd of Indian women and children under 5 are underweight'

Global think tank IFPRI Wednesday said that one-third of Indian women and children under-five are underweight, though the country has made progress in combating malnutrition.

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.