01 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Giving a modern twist to the highly-embellished Indian bridal wear, designer Monisha Jaising opted for a jersey lehenga and a ganji top for her showstopper Kriti Sanon.
31 Jul 2015
Ahmedabad: Doctors today started the medical procedure to abort a 25-week pregnancy of a minor rape victim after Supreme Court intervened in the girl's favour, in what might be a first of its kind case in the Indian medico-legal history.
30 Jul 2015
Ahmedabad: Following the Supreme Court's directive, a medical team here this evening gave permission for termination of a minor rape victim's 25-week-old pregnancy though the law allows abortion only until the 20th week.
31 Jul 2015
New Delhi: More than 9,700 cases of atrocities against women, including domestic violence and rape, have been registered since April one this year, with Uttar Pradesh seeing the highest number of such cases, the government said today.
24 Jul 2015
Beijing: China plans to relax its controversial one-child policy this year to allow all couples to have a second child as the world's most populous nation's earlier move to permit couples from one child families to have a second child drew a limited response, state media reported.
18 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Indian weddings have a unique spangle in it. Every Indian girl wishes to look beautiful and wants everyone's attention. The traditional Indian wedding is about two families being brought together socially. Many marriage customs like local, religious, family traditions and dresses are common among North Indians and South Indians.
21 Jul 2015
Bareilly (UP): An audio clip in which self-styled godman and rape accused Asaram is purportedly heard offering bribe to a witness, who was killed later, has been handed over to police by the victim's father.
21 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Eighty-five percent of India's family planning budget is used to promote and conduct sterilizations on women, the head of a prominent charity said, calling for more funds to be channeled towards providing alternative forms of contraception.
22 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) is mulling increasing the number of lawyers in its Rape Crisis Cell (RCC) to expedite proceedings for ensuring justice in such cases, its newly appointed chief Swati Maliwal said today.
23 Jul 2015
Ottawa: Spending more than two hours daily on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram can put your kids at the risk of developing poor mental health, high psychological distress and even suicidal thoughts, new research shows.