02 Feb 2016
Jaipur: The Union minister Maneka Gandhi suggested that sex determination test should be made compulsory to track women pregnant with a girl child as a measure to check female foeticide.
02 Feb 2016
Jaipur: The NDA government's flagship programme 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao', initially launched in 100 districts, will now be extended to 61 more districts owing to its success, Union minster Maneka Gandhi said.
06 Feb 2016
Washington: Females infants have a higher level of a protein than males that protects them against brain injury during birth which may lead to long-term neurological issues or even death, a new study has found.
04 Feb 2016
Sydney: An Australian female cricket player has been banned for six months for placing bets on a men's Test match between Australia and New Zealand.
02 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Women have established a strong foothold in almost every arena and with passage of time they also made stride in politics. Equally, women's political participation doesn't abide by right to vote, it also includes major say in decision making process and political activism. Their pivotal roles in changing political dynamics can not be disregarded. These amicable ladies set perfect example of beauty with brain who are proficient enough to elucidate hoi polloi issue. World politics has its own share of beautiful women that sets hearts aflutter.
09 Nov 2015
Sonipat: Himachal Pradesh Governor Acharya Dev Vrat yesterday said that our education system has literacy but it lacks 'moral' teachings and stressed on the need to introduce morality in our education system and make our students 'cultured and morally sound'.
17 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked representatives of 'Girl Rising', a global campaign to educate and empower girls, to focus on the issue of female foeticide in India.
19 Jan 2016
New Delhi: Female cricket team of India is a group of unsung champions following their passion in a country where cricket has always been associated with males. There is no denying the fact that 'Men In Blue' have made us proud on multiple occasions over the years but making them representatives of the sport is being unfair with these talented ladies.
06 May 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday expressed displeasure over the conduct of Centre, Delhi government and various states for not giving wide publicity to its directions on female foeticide for strict implementation of law prohibiting sex determination.
20 Jan 2015
Panipat : Stressing that the society as a whole needs to change the mindset towards the girl child to end problem of female foeticide, Union minister Maneka Gandhi on Tuesday said practice was more prevalent among the middle, upper-middle and rich sections of society.