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Women workforce declines 26.5% in last 2 yrs in select jobs

Women workforce saw a significant decline by 26.5 percent in last two years in sectors which require night shifts and in the units located in the outskirts of major cities, according to a study.

India ranks 28th in women representation on cos boards

Women account for nearly 40 percent of the total workforce of India Inc, but their presence is less than seven percent when it comes to board-level positions, a survey has found.

Women tycoons earn more than male peers: Study

While part-time women workers are ahead of part-time men by more than five percent, among full-time workers in their 20s, wages for men are less than half a percentage point ahead of those for women.

Women offered fewer career-advancing 'hot jobs': Survey

Fewer leadership opportunities or 'hot jobs' for women might be an underlying cause of the persistent gender gap at senior levels, according to findings of a recent global survey.