28 Feb 2015
Tel Aviv: Unconscious biases of elementary school instructors dramatically affect female academic choices later on, a new study finds. It may explain why women are vastly under-represented in certain fields such as computer science, engineering and mathematics.
26 Feb 2015
London: Being playful is not just a gesture of friendliness, intelligence and a sense of humour it can also help you woo your girl and vice versa. According to anthropologist, Garry Chick from Pennsylvania State University, playfulness in adults is a desirable trait in sexual selection.
25 Feb 2015
Washington: Teenaged girls who live in rural areas are more likely to have undiagnosed asthma than their male counterparts and very often are also at a higher risk of depression, says a study.
19 Feb 2015
Mumbai: Actor Rohit Roy, who is playing a lensman in Madhur Bhandarkar's upcoming film 'Calender Girls', says he took inspiration from noted fashion photographer Atul Kasbekar for his role.
19 Feb 2015
Mumbai: Actor Rohit Roy, who is playing a lens-man in Madhur Bhandarkar's upcoming film 'Calender Girls', says he took inspiration from noted fashion photographer Atul Kasbekar for his role.
09 Feb 2015
Peshawar: Militants on Sunday blew up a government school for girls in Pakistan's restive tribal agency near the Afghan border, demolishing three classrooms.
26 Dec 2014
Jamshedpur: The Adivasi Sengel Abhiyan (ASA), a pan-India tribal organisation, on Friday called for a dawn-to-dusk bandh in five eastern states on December 31 in protest against the recent massacre of Adivasis by Bodo militants in Assam.
31 Dec 2014
Jamshedpur: The dawn-to-dusk Jharkhand bandh called by Adivasi Sengel (Empowerment) Abhiyan (ASA) on Wednesday in protest against the killing of tribals by Bodo militants in Assam, passed peacefully here even as normal life remained unaffected by it.
07 Feb 2015
London: A painting of two the Tahitian girls by French artist Gauguin has been sold for USD 300 million, making it the most expensive work of art ever sold. 'Nafea Faa Ipoipo', or 'When Will You Marry?' was painted in 1892 and had been owned by a Swiss collector, a news agency reported on Saturday.
22 Jan 2015
Panipat: The Centre is planning to amend the SABLA scheme, introduced by the UPA government for empowerment of adolescent girls, with the consent of state governments,Union Minister Maneka Gandhi said.