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UN Brings the World Together to Fight Violence Against Women and Girls; 1 in Every 3 Women Currently Face Gender-based Oppression Globally

United Nations, September 21, 2017 : World leaders meeting at the United Nations on Wednesday launched a half-billion-dollar effort to end violence against women and...

‘We shouldn’t have feminism in society’: Kangana Ranaut

Mumbai, Sep 15, 2017:  Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut, often caught in controversies due to her outspoken nature, says she is not a man-hater, and...

Movies at Toronto International Film Festival will increase audience’s excitement, raise debates on burning issues

"The Battle of the sexes" starring Emma Stone and Steve Carell talks about issue of gender equality- in both pay disparity and directing...

A welcome step for women empowerment laws, soon to be introduced law will help to prevent women’s abuse in NRI marriages: Rakesh Srivastava

Efforts are required for training and skill up-gradation of women in traditional, new and emerging areas to promote women's employment In November the...

Miss Transqueen India 2017 : Delhi Says Be-YOU-tiful, Gears Up to Host Transgender Beauty Pageant on August 27

Delhi-NCR to hold a one-of-its-kind national beauty pageant for Indian trans-women The competition aims to augment acceptability of the minority community and help...

Indian Fashion Industry Must Embrace Safety, Says Suki Dusanj-Lenz at Lakme Fashion Week

The country's coordinator for Fashion Revolution India stressed upon the global movement that desires greater transparency, sustainability, and ethics in the fashion industry The...

Women Living in Countries with Gender Equality have better Cognitive Test Scores: Study

The findings indicate women's cognitive functioning past middle age can get affected with the degree of gender equality in the country in which they...

Men too Suffer Under Patriarchy: Read Here!

New Delhi, July 30, 2017:  FEMINISM - An issue that has been trending on all social media for a while now- the Oxford Dictionary defines...

Nepali Woman scales Mt Everest with the message to fight against human trafficking

Kathmandu, 21 May, 2017:A Nepali woman has scaled up Mt Everest with the message to fight against human trafficking, becoming the first to climb...

Why Empowering Women is key to sustainable development in Hindu Kush Himalayas?

Patna, March 23, 2017: Although from three different countries, Mahima Shrestha, Sadia Farhat and Rukmini Devi have something in common -- they are fighting for...

Exclusive: Meet Indian Superwomen who broke the glass ceilings in the face of every stereotype

March 18, 2017: Within the world of superheroes, we forgot to recognize the actuality of superwomen in the same world. A lot has been...

Are Indian Textbooks inculcating Gender Stereotypes?

New Delhi, Feb 10, 2017: Recently, a story on a social issue based story portal surfaced, which spoke about the plight of gender representation...

UN names Popular comic-book character Wonder Woman as Ambassador for Empowerment of Women and Girls

United Nations, October 22, 2016: The United Nations on Friday officially named the popular comic-book character Wonder Woman as the Honorary Ambassador for the...

Stalking of Women considered Cool and Romantic in Indian Movies: say Activists

CHENNAI (Thomson Reuters Foundation), Sept 21, 2016: Urging the film industry to stop glorifying a crime that has resulted in violent deaths, activists on Tuesday...

Famous anti-feminism lady leader Phyllis Schlafly who helped defeat the proposed Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) in 1970s, dies from cancer at 92

Sept 06, 2016: The renowned activist Phyllis Schlafly, who is known to be conservative activist and almost single-handedly helped defeat the proposed Equal Rights...

Turkey’s President Erdogan ignites debate by stating Family Planning is against Islamic Beliefs

Religion dominates gender equality  The land of tulips and Santa Claus has caught into controversy. Turkey being a developing secular nation, there is no separation...

Gender Equality: When will women be treated on par with men?

By Shriya Katoch Equality of the sexes has become a far fetched concept . All over the world women are expected to be the epitome...

Discrimination against women can be corrected, but ‘equality’ is a far-fetched reality

Why do women behave in an uncanny manner before men -- They throw bras, embrace and hug male performers on stage? Would a man...

Gender education becomes compulsory in Telangana

Hyderabad: Telangana became the first Indian state to make gender education compulsory at the graduate level with the introduction of  a non-stereotype textbook titled,...

Gender equality against Islam and Humanity says Kerala Muslim leader

Thiruvantpuram: Kerala Sunni leader Kanthapuram A P Aboobacker Musliar described the concept of gender equality un-Islamic. He did not stop just there, but he also...

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