11 Apr 2016
Baghpat (UP): A village panchayat here decided to boycott the families of girls who wear "jeans and tight clothes".
08 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The NDA government is sensitive to the problem of crimes against women and is working for their safety, Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said extending his greetings on the occasion of International Women's Day.
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.
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 2016
Berhampur: Five minor girls were rescued by Government Railway Police (GRP) from the railway station here when they were being trafficked by two persons who were arrested, police said today.
13 Jan 2016
United Nations: Indian women peacekeepers serving in the UN mission in Liberia had been a source of inspiration for the country's girls, the contingent's commander said while terming women as "agents of change".
30 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Honouring the eminent Indian painter Amrita Sher-Gil on her 103rd birthday, Google doodle has created a version of her famous painting 'Three Girls' on their homepage.
10 Jan 2016
London: Autistic girls are more socially motivated and have more intimate friendships than autistic boys, says a study.
21 Jan 2016
Mumbai: Keith Sequeira, who has been evicted from 'Bigg Boss 9' mid-week before the finale, hopes that his girlfriend Rochelle Rao, who is 'intelligent, strong and very real', wins the reality show and inspires young girls.
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.