19 Aug 2014
United Nations: Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai, who was shot by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education, has told more than 500 young people that they should start working right now to change the world.
15 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Stressing on ‘dignity of women’, Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged parliamentarians and the corporate sector to help build separate toilets for girls in schools across the country by next year.
12 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Actress Priyanka Chopra says that "girls have the ability to transform their own lives and help grow India's economy". She feels that they should be given more opportunities to make a mark.
12 Aug 2014
Jind: To use mobile phones and wear jeans is the fundamental right of a girl and no panchayat should put a ban on it, chief of a Khap panchayat in Haryana has said.
04 Aug 2014
Mumbai: As a celebrity advocate of UNICEF, Kareena Kapoor Khan recently visited Jalna to propagate the education of girl children.
06 Aug 2014
Jhansi: Actress Rani Mukerji, who is playing a tough cop in her upcoming film 'Mardaani', feels martial arts training to girls in schools should be made compulsory.
28 Jul 2014
Thane: Two minor sisters have allegedly been kidnapped from Nallasopara area of Thane district, police said on Monday. The two girls, aged 14 and 10 years, had gone to their school on Saturday, but did not return home, Nallasopara police station's senior inspector Ravindra B Badgujar said.
25 Jul 2014
Panaji: In potentially controversial remarks, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said girls would "disappear" if they walk on the roads in Uttar Pradesh in the evening and invoked legendary Bhagat Singh to justify foreign study trips by his cabinet colleagues.
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.
17 Jul 2014
Badaun (UP): The Irrigation department has warned that CBI's plan to conduct fresh autopsy on the bodies of two teenage girls raped and murdered in Budaun is going to be dead in the water if the agency failed to exhume the bodies within the next two days.