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Here’s Why Autism Spectrum Disorder More Common in Boys

Neuron offers clues to why autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is more common in boys than in girls, say researchers. They found that a single...

Know Why Parents Should Worry About Their Daughters’ Perfect Selfies

Parents, please take note. Researchers have recently found that adolescent girls who invest a lot of time in editing and selecting the perfect selfie...

Boys Have Slightly Better BMI Than Girls: Annual Health Survey

BY PUJA GUPTA One out of two children in India do not have a healthy Body Mass Index (BMI), reveals a study. The 10th Annual Health...

Launch of Internshala Career Scholarship for Girls – 2020 (ICSG)

Internshala, the internship and training platform, has announced its annual scholarship, Internshala Career Scholarship for Girls (ICSG-2020). ICSG is an annual award of INR...

Why Are Indian Teens Less Physically Active?

Too much focus on cricket might be the reason why Indian boys are not getting sufficient physical activity, while domestic chores are keeping girls...

No Gender Difference In Brain Function: Study

Researchers have found similar patterns of brain activity in both boys and girls as they engage in basic math problems. For the study, published in...

Kenya Starts Mass Vaccination of Girls against Human Papilloma Virus

Kenyan authorities have begun a mass vaccination of girls against the human papilloma virus, HPV, which causes cervical cancer. According to the World Health...

EY Launches Mobile Platform to Help Girls in 13-18 Years of Age Group Engage in STEM Curriculum

Ernst and Young on Friday announced the development of a mobile platform in collaboration with Tribal Planet, EY STEM Tribe, to help girls in...

The Ways Girls And Boys Get Into Hacking is Quite Different

While kids with low self-control, or not having the ability to hold back when opportunity presents itself, are more likely to hack, the ways...

Girls Who Sleep Late At Night Are More Likely To Gain Weight

Teenage girls who prefer to go to bed late are more likely to gain weight, compared to same-age girls who go to bed earlier,...

Girls Who are More Physically Active in Childhood may Have Better Lung Functioning in Adolescence

Parents, please take note. Researchers have demonstrated an association between regular physical activity during childhood and higher lung function in adolescent girls compared to...

Sport Hijab: A Sportswear Solution for Muslim Woman and Girls

When in public, Muslim woman and girls may wear a hijab, a head or body covering that conforms to Islamic standards of modesty. These...

Girls Find Cinematography A Good Tool To Express, Gives Freedom, Confidence To The Budding Talent

In a packed auditorium, a short film begins with the opening scene of a young woman worried about attending a meeting with her injured...

Social Networking Giant Facebook Launches Digital Skilling Initiative For Girls

Focusing on its mission to empower women, social networking giant Facebook on Wednesday launched a digital skilling and mentorship initiative across five states in India that would encourage tribal girls to...

Eastern European And Central Asian Countries Urged To Change Laws Regarding Sexual Violence

Eastern European and Central Asian countries must overhaul Soviet-era laws on sexual violence that let rapists off the hook and encourage child marriage and...

Malawi Campaigners Seek To Give Girls Age-Appropriate Information During Initiation Ceremony

 In rural Malawi, families send girls as young as 12 years old for "initiation," a traditional, cultural practice that marks a child's entry into...

Depression In Girls Linked To Higher Use Of Social Media: Study

Teenage girls who spend more time on social media have a higher risk of depression than boys, a study has found. Researchers led by Yvonne Kelly from the University College London (UCL) found...

Look Out For The Jeggings For Girls in Winter Season

Jeggings for girls are perfect clothing for winters. They are made of a material that is thicker than leggings. They are made of a...

The Risk of FGM Hangs Above British Schoolgirls During Holiday Break

As many families prepare to holiday abroad during the festive season, British charities on Monday warned that girls taken overseas could be at risk...

Girls In Kenya Use Vapor Technology To Quench Their Thirsts

In this arid part of northern Kenya, water can be hard to find, particularly in the dry season. But a center run by the Samburu...

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PETA Starts Campaign to Stop Sacrifice of Goats on Bakra Eid

A month before the festival of Bakra Eid, the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India has started a campaign to stop...

‘Arogyautsav’ to Take Place Instead of Ganeshotsav in Lalbaug This Year

First time in its 86-year history, the famed and iconic Lalbaugcha Raja Ganesh idol will not be established during the upcoming 11-day Ganeshotsav, officials...

Hospital Staff Beats Patient to Death for not Paying Hospital Bill

A daily wage labourer was allegedly beaten to death by the hospital staff following an argument over payment of bills on Thursday. The brazen attack...

Is Coronavirus a Bioweapon?

By Amin Bagheri In late December, the World Health Organization reported a pneumonia-like disease in Wuhan, China. A few days after a report was revealed...