G20 leaders showcased their support for women empowerment and gender parity in the Women Political Leaders (WPL) Summit 2019 in Tokyo. Ivanka Trump was special invitee of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to make her case for “Women’s Economic Empowerment” session on Saturday.
Two women in Bihar were beaten up and their heads were shaved off for resisting rape by a group of men. This was done as a punishment by the same group of men, the police said.
Almost 50% of over 9,000 vacancies that are coming up for the posts of Constables and Sub-Inspectors in the Indian Railways will be for women.
The decision to not marry a groom since he turned up drunk at his wedding, proved to be good for a 20-year-old bride, Mamata Bhoi of Odisha.
Four nurses were asked to go on leave after they uploaded a Tik Tok video recorded in special neo natal care unit (SNCU) in Odisha’s Malkangiri.
Veteran director, actor, and producer, Vijaya Nirmala passed away on Thursday. She got her name registered in the Guinness Book of Records in 2002 as the female director with most number of movies, the number of movies directed by her being 44 in Telugu.
An Indian-American foster father, Wesley Mathews, has landed in jail after his adopted daughter, three-year-old Sherin Mathews died. He has been accused of murdering her.
To ensure that their customers realise their duty towards the environment, a supermarket in the Canadian city of Vancouver has introduced plastic bags with embarrassing slogans printed on them.
Bangalore based engineer Nitesh Kumar Jangir has won the 2019 Commonwealth Innovation Award for his neonatal breathing device.
Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia announced that around three lakh CCTV cameras will be installed in Delhi keeping in mind women’s safety.
The latest Economic Survey of Maharashtra has revealed that there are around 53.5 per cent males and 42.5 per cent females who are unmarried in the state.
This all-women cop team in Vizianagaram district consists of 24 young women personnel and is called as ‘Shakthi Team’.