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Fresh at college? Ensure proper calcium intake

Fresh at college? Ensure proper calcium intake

17 Sep 2014

New York: Girls who are fresh at college must add proper calcium intake to their daily regimen. According to a new study, girls who join college know the benefits of eating healthy foods but lack confidence in their ability to do it, especially when it comes to getting enough calcium.

College student,   College life,   Calcium intake,   Female students,   Female health,   osteoporosis ,  
The term '<strong>female</strong>-centric film' is demeaning: Priyanka Chopra

The term 'female-centric film' is demeaning: Priyanka Chopra

05 Sep 2014

New Delhi: Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra, who is playing Olympic-winning boxer Mary Kom in a biopic, says she does not like the term 'female-centric' in films as people should judge movies on the basis of content rather than on the gender of the protagonist.

female-centric film,   Priyanka Chopra,   boxer Mary Kom,   gender discrimination,   Fashion,   Mary Kom,  
There is no threat to me, says Aamir Khan

There is no threat to me, says Aamir Khan

27 Feb 2014

Mumbai: Aamir Khan has rubbished reports of threat to his life in the wake of sensitive issues taken up by him during the first season of his television show 'Satyamev Jayate'.

Aamir Khan,   Satyamev Jayate 2,   women empowerment,   Lok Sabha elections 2014,   female foeticide,   medical malpractices,   ,  
US lawmakers concerned over increasing <strong>female</strong> <strong>foeticide</strong> in India

US lawmakers concerned over increasing female foeticide in India

11 Sep 2013

Washington: Expressing concern over increasing female foeticide in India, American lawmakers and experts have asked the US Government to help play a role in curbing such horrific practices and abuses against the girl child and women.

female foeticide,   india,   united states,   ami gera,   health,  
Mumbai judge suspended for "offensively staring" at <strong>female</strong> staff

Mumbai judge suspended for "offensively staring" at female staff

20 Aug 2014

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has suspended a sessions court judge on charges of sexually harassing a female staff worker.

Bombay High Court,   sessions judge. offensively staring,   suspended,   female colleague,   High Court,  
Union Health Ministry unveils ‘National Health Policy’ for women

Union Health Ministry unveils ‘National Health Policy’ for women

30 Aug 2014

New Delhi: In an endeavour to provide an anicteric lifestyle to the female gentry of our nation, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan unveiled a new national health policy.

Union Health Minister,   Harsh Vardhan,   New health policy,   Female anatomy,   Healthy lifestyle,  
Delhi's child sex ratio at birth increases

Delhi's child sex ratio at birth increases

23 Aug 2014

New Delhi: The child sex ratio in the capital registered an increase from 886 females per 1,000 males in 2012 to 895 in 2013, the Delhi government said on Friday.

Delhi,   child sex ratio,   Girl child,   Indian Sex ratio,   Decrease female infanticide,  
<strong>Female</strong> bank staffers may soon get transfers of their choice

Female bank staffers may soon get transfers of their choice

18 Aug 2014

New Delhi: Female employees of public sector banks will soon be entitled to a major benefit of getting transfers of their choice. The Finance Ministry has asked the banks to formulate women-friendly transfer policies so that they can get transfers at places where their husbands are working or parents are living.

Female bankers,   female staff,   transfer,   Finance ministry ,   banks,   women-friendly transfer policies,  
<strong>Female</strong> engineers quit due to inhospitable work conditions

Female engineers quit due to inhospitable work conditions

11 Aug 2014

New York: If we find less young female students opting for engineering courses, blame it on inhospitable work conditions. According to a new US survey, nearly 40 percent of women who earn engineering degrees quit the profession or never enter the field.

Female engineer,   quit,   unfavorable work condition,   US,   survey,  
A-certificate obstructs 'Mardaani', Rani wants to re-certify it

A-certificate obstructs 'Mardaani', Rani wants to re-certify it

27 Aug 2014

Mumbai: Actress Rani Mukerji, who is enjoying the success of ‘Mardaani’ on Tuesday, said that on behest of viewers and NGOs she will send the film to the censor board for re-certification.

Rani Mukerji,   Mardaani,   A-certificate,   Tax-free movie,   Female trafficking,   Child trafficking,   Yash Raj Films,  

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