08 Mar 2013
Concerned over reports of 2,230 dalit and adivasi girls going missing from five districts of Madhya Pradesh in last seven years, the National Human Rights Commission asked for a status report from the state government.
02 Sep 2016
Palakkad (Kerala): Upcoming Malayalam film actor Sreejith Ravi has been taken into custody by the Ottapalam Police following complaints from a few school girls of misbehaviour. Speaking to reporters, an official attached to the Ottapalam Police Station confirmed that Ravi is in their custody.
26 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The Delhi police officials broke into a house in Samaypur Badli area of the capital on August 19, were is state of shock when they found two little girls who were left to starve at home by their parents.
24 Jun 2016
New Delhi: The India based automobile giant Hero MotoCorp has started a novel initiative ‘Hamari Pari’ which emphasizes on recognizing the enormous potential of girl child.
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.
11 Apr 2016
Baghpat (UP): A village panchayat here decided to boycott the families of girls who wear "jeans and tight clothes".
25 Sep 2015
Mumbai: A few agonising Madhur Bhandarkar films over the years and I am imagining this is how his script factory functions.
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.
23 Nov 2015
New York: Call it an irony but teenage girls with four or more tattoos may show off a higher self-esteem to their friends and relatives but they are also at a high suicide risk, claim researchers.
22 Feb 2016
Ahmedabad: A village in Mehsana district of Gujarat has banned minor girls from using or owning mobile phones claiming that the gadget distracts them from studies.