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बुधवार, 19 फ़रवरी 2020

Karnataka reserves 25% police posts for women

“The Karnataka civil service rule 1978 was amended in October 2015 to increase the quota for women in government jobs to 33 per cent from 30 per ...


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More women needed in science, tech, engineering, maths in India

There are also hidden contributions where the work that women did was attributed to their male colleagues or supervisors. In India, women have ...


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Prema Gopalan: A silent crusader in rural India

Currently, an active network of 1,250 women entrepreneurs is working across eight districts in India. They are the most trusted allies in the battle ...


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Why Indian Housewives Are Killing Themselves

Why Indian Housewives Are Killing Themselves ... dowry is also a crime,” said Donna Fernandes of Vimochana, an NGO working for women's rights.


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Stay healthy this exam season, with almonds

Come February, a large number of households across India become ... One food item that is good for students to have handy during the exam season ...


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India's top court orders equal roles for women in army

India's top court ruled on Monday that women could serve as army ... are inducted through a short-service commission that lets them work for up to 14 ...


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A hidden crisis of sexual harassment?

Sexual harassment is a crisis in India, with women susceptible to forms of ... As previously reported by Health Issues India, even in the era of MeToo, ...


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ET Women's Forum: Why India needs to hear the voice of half a billion

In India, only one-quarter of women, compared with 82% of men, engage actively in the labour market (ie working or looking for work)—one of the ...


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