10 Feb 2014
Patna: In a tradition that is more than four decades old, girls in a Bihar village wear the 'janeu' or the sacred thread, which is otherwise the preserve of men or boys.
11 Feb 2014
Toronto: Young girls with mental illness are three times more likely to become teenage parents than those without a major mental illness, according to a research.
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.
04 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Actor Sidharth Malhotra, who would be seen next in ‘Hasee Toh Phasee’, dished out tips for impressing girls on Monday.
24 Jan 2014
New Delhi: With a view to protecting girls from abuse, the North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) has proposed a counselling programme for school girls to help them differentiate between a ‘good’ and ‘bad’ touch.
25 Jan 2014
London: Though ancient Romans preferred boys, it does not appear that they went as far as infanticide to skew the sex ratio, say archaeologists.
24 Jan 2014
New Delhi: ‘Hasee Toh Phasee’ is not just a film title for Bollywood’s current heartthrob Siddharth Malhotra. He actually believes in the dictum, and says the best way to impress girls is to ‘chase them’ and ‘make them laugh’.
03 Dec 2013
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday asked the opposition not to indulge in destructive politics.
20 Jan 2014
Coimbatore: Abhishikta S Shetty of Karnataka has been crowned Miss South India 2014.Aditi Shetty and Meghana Shetty, also from Karnataka, were adjudged the first and second runners-up at the 11th Edition of Miss South India Pageant organised by Pegasus here on Saturday night.
02 Jan 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala government has decided to launch a weekly lottery to mobilise funds for providing financial support for wedding of girls from poor families.