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A special task for India’s first full-time woman FM
Jul 04, 2019

A special task for India’s first full-time woman FM

In the coming budget, concrete ideas of increasing women’s participation in the workforce should be included. There has to be an increased allocatio

How woman friendly is the annual Budget?
Jul 21, 2014

How woman friendly is the annual Budget?

It is gratifying to note that women's safety did figure in the Annual Budget 2014-15 with an outlay of Rs 200 crore. Good enough for the lowered expectations but not sufficient given the exponential rise in violence against women across the country. Same allocation for the Patel statue has made the matters worse by pitting living and breathing population against a memorial.

How woman friendly is the annual Budget?
Jul 21, 2014

How woman friendly is the annual Budget?

It is gratifying to note that women's safety did figure in the Annual Budget 2014-15 with an outlay of Rs 200 crore. Good enough for the lowered expectations but not sufficient given the exponential rise in violence against women across the country. Same allocation for the Patel statue has made the matters worse by pitting living and breathing population against a memorial.

Jacinda Ardern: One woman, many legacies
Feb 07, 2023

Jacinda Ardern: One woman, many legacies

Jacinda Ardern steps down as the prime minister of New Zealand, leaving behind a legacy of strong leadership

The WTO gets its first woman and first African Director General
Feb 12, 2021

The WTO gets its first woman and first African Director General

The organisation has never been led by an African, despite Africa representing 27 percent of the WTO’s membership, with 35 percent members from deve

US Navy under Biden gets its first woman chief
Jul 31, 2023

US Navy under Biden gets its first woman chief

In nominating Adm Franchetti to the highest position of the US Navy, the Biden administration has pushed for a more diverse American military

Engendering fintech lending to power women’s entrepreneurship
Jun 13, 2022

Engendering fintech lending to power women’s entrepreneurship

To boost women’s entrepreneurship in India, fintech lending should become more gender-inclusive.

Growth with high inflation - Who bothers about the common man?
Aug 17, 2010

Growth with high inflation - Who bothers about the common man?

While the common man or woman has to save for hard times and cut corners on everything, the same is not happening to the budgets of the Central and state governments.

How the dominant man subjugates other men, women and society
Nov 02, 2016

How the dominant man subjugates other men, women and society

Call for public discussions over how certain types of behavior associated with dominance and power create inequalities within and between man and woman

Iran: Ambiguity around disbanding the morality police
Dec 16, 2022

Iran: Ambiguity around disbanding the morality police

Iran’s next steps in the midst of the protests will be very telling of its position and will shape the future of the movement

Need for a gender-sensitive response to COVID-19
May 22, 2020

Need for a gender-sensitive response to COVID-19

Traditions that conspired to keep a woman at home may have an ally in the emerging economic landscape.

No (Wo)Man’s Land: Breaking the gender barrier in the security space
Mar 08, 2021

No (Wo)Man’s Land: Breaking the gender barrier in the security space

Even today, young women scholars do not receive sufficient encouragement to enter the field.

PWG Naxals Gain Newer Presence in Karnataka
Nov 28, 2003

PWG Naxals Gain Newer Presence in Karnataka

Karnataka has emerged as the latest Indian State to witness violence involving the Naxalites, known variously as Left-wing extremists or Maoists at home and abroad. In an encounter with the police on November 17, 2003 a woman Naxalite of the People¿s War Group (PWG) was killed in Bollattu village, near Karkala, Udupi district, on the State¿s western flank close to the coast.

The centrality of historical female figures in the future fight for equality
Mar 08, 2021

The centrality of historical female figures in the future fight for equality

It is crucial that we tell our daughters of the countless armies of women who have raised their voices, who have raged, and fought, and sung.

The man behind the new president
Nov 14, 2016

The man behind the new president

What Trump’s election show is that electors still prefer a man to a woman.

The Role of Maternal Nutrition in Reducing Childhood Stunting
Jul 21, 2023

The Role of Maternal Nutrition in Reducing Childhood Stunting

Maternal nutrition impacts not only the woman’s health during pregnancy but also that of her newborn; the child’s health in their first 1,000 days of life, in turn, will influence outcomes during childhood. Indeed, maternal undernutrition is estimated to account for 20 percent of childhood stunting in India. It is therefore important to ensure that women enter pregnancy in good health, as measured for example in adequate height and we

US VP Debate: Will Harris’s restraint ‘Ensure’ Joe Biden’s win?
Oct 09, 2020

US VP Debate: Will Harris’s restraint ‘Ensure’ Joe Biden’s win?

By not railing against Trump, by showing restraint during the VP debate, Harris came across as a woman in control.

Why gender would have more of a role in Clinton's 2016 Presidential campaign
Mar 09, 2015

Why gender would have more of a role in Clinton's 2016 Presidential campaign

If Hillary Clinton runs for office in 2016, it seems that she will be campaigning for herself as herself - an exceptional professional, a controversial former secretary of state, and a woman.

Why Women Face More Food Insecurity Than Men
May 09, 2022

Why Women Face More Food Insecurity Than Men

It is said that ‘Hunger has a woman’s face’ as in nearly two-thirds of all countries, women face more food insecurity than men

जागतिक व्यापाराचे नेतृत्त्व प्रथमच स्त्रीशक्तीकडे!
Mar 01, 2021

जागतिक व्यापाराचे नेतृत्त्व प्रथमच स्त्रीशक्तीकडे!

जागतिक व्यापार संघटनेच्या २५ वर्षांच्या इतिहासातील पहिली महिला व पहिली आफ्रिकन महासंचालक बनण्याचा बहुमान गोझी ओंकोजो–इव्हिला यांनी पटकाविला.

जॅसिंडा आर्डर्न पायउतार, मजबूत नेतृत्वाचा वारसा सोडला
Sep 07, 2023

जॅसिंडा आर्डर्न पायउतार, मजबूत नेतृत्वाचा वारसा सोडला

न्यूझीलंडच्या पंतप्रधानपदावरून जॅसिंडा आर्डर्न यांनी पायउतार होत मजबूत नेतृत्वाचा वारसा सोडला.

डब्लूटीओ को पहली बार मिली महिला और ‘अफ्रीकी मूल’ की महानिदेशक
Feb 19, 2021

डब्लूटीओ को पहली बार मिली महिला और ‘अफ्रीकी मूल’ की महानिदेशक

विश्व व्यापार संगठन के 27 प्रतिशत सदस्य अफ्रीका से आते हैं

तालिबानी राजवटीत महिलांची स्थिती बिकट
Dec 30, 2021

तालिबानी राजवटीत महिलांची स्थिती बिकट

अफगाणिस्तानची राजधानी काबुलचा तालिबान्यांकडून पाडाव झाल्यापासून या देशातल्या महिला आणि मुलींची स्थिती आणखी बिकट झाली आहे.

नैतिकता पुलिस को ख़त्म करने की ख़बर पर मंडराते संदेह के बादल
Dec 27, 2022

नैतिकता पुलिस को ख़त्म करने की ख़बर पर मंडराते संदेह के बादल

विरोध-प्रदर्शनों के बीच ईरान के अगले क़दमों से उसके रुख़ �

महिला मुक्तीचा ‘फिन्टेक’ मार्ग
Dec 16, 2019

महिला मुक्तीचा ‘फिन्टेक’ मार्ग

वित्तव्यवस्था आणि तंत्रज्ञान यांचा मिलाफ असणारे वित्तीय तंत्रज्ञान म्हणजे फिन्टेक हा महिलामुक्तीचा आणि गरीबी निर्मुलनाचा नवा मंत्र ठरतो आहे.

सपना झा: ललितपुर में डिजिटल साक्षरता की इबारत लिखने वाली सशक्त महिला!
Oct 18, 2022

सपना झा: ललितपुर में डिजिटल साक्षरता की इबारत लिखने वाली सशक्त महिला!

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