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International Day of the Girl Child

My skill set far more important than my looks: Shikha Talsania

Shikha, who was last seen playing a married woman with a child in "Veere Di Wedding", says she wants to do more such roles.

Oct 12, 2018, 12:53 PM IST

Give girls a chance at everything, urges Priyanka Chopra

The video is aimed at generating awareness around the importance of girls' education in India.


Oct 11, 2018, 15:58 PM IST

Emily Blunt sends out powerful message for girls

Spanning a host of professions, accomplished women share their tips for success in the 20-part series.

Oct 11, 2018, 06:54 AM IST

Sushma Swaraj meets Canada's foreign minister

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met her Canadian counterpart John Baird here on Tuesday for a discussion on Canada-India relations to strengthen bilateral economic ties between the two countries.

Oct 14, 2014, 14:35 PM IST

Female foeticide a deep shame: PM Narendra Modi

Female foeticide is a matter of "deep shame" and a "cause of great concern", Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday, the International Day of the Girl Child.

Oct 11, 2014, 14:53 PM IST

Change the world — empower girls

As International Day of the Girl Child, 11 October 2014, draws closer, we speak to girls who have been empowered by various organisations.

Oct 08, 2014, 18:43 PM IST

Australia envoy for women to visit India for supporting projects

Australia's ambassador for women and girls will be travelling to India on the International Day of the Girl Child on October 11 to announce support for projects for improving girls' access to education and support for women and children affected by trafficking.

Oct 02, 2014, 14:03 PM IST