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International Women’s Day

Sriram Karri | India’s women can offer lessons in smart economics

Most modern lessons on diversifying a portfolio would not surprise any Indian household whose economics are steered by women of convictions

09 Mar 2023 12:05 AM

Pakistan's Aurat march: Stones, shoes hurled at women marchers

Following last year’s event, organisers said they faced a backlash including murder and rape threats

09 Mar 2020 3:53 PM

Female medical staff in China given pills to delay periods

Reports of prioritising conserving suits over menstrual health invite flak from all over the world

09 Mar 2020 12:35 PM

Hey Google, tell me about Savitribai Phule: Assistant celebrates feminist icon

Savitribai Phule was the first to set up an Indian girls’ school, in Pune in 1848, and worked to end gender and caste-based discrimination

08 Mar 2020 5:45 PM

Meet Malvika Iyer, the second woman tweeting from PM Modi’s Twitter handle on Women’s Day

The prime minister had earlier announced that his Twitter account will be handled by women achievers today

08 Mar 2020 3:52 PM


Meet the seven women who will tweet from PM Modi's Twitter handle today

PM Modi's social media handle with 7 women achievers on Women's Day

08 Mar 2020 12:05 PM

Mystic Mantra - Hand-in-hand: Equal, enlightened, empowered

IWD 2020 is special since it marks the 25th anniversary of the 1995 Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action.

07 Mar 2020 7:14 AM

Pathfinding in obscurity: Science’s sheroes

The research that has gone into reconstructing the lives of each scientist is fool-proof.

24 Mar 2019 2:37 AM

‘Manifest perversity’ of N-E editor’s sentence

The article implied that Mr Sen had ordered for several facilities to be provided not only to retired judges, but also to their spouses and children.

22 Mar 2019 2:24 AM

Say goodbye to every judgment that makes you feel lesser: Vidya

On Women’s Day, Vidya Balan asks women to embrace themselves and love their body, mind and soul.

09 Mar 2019 12:05 AM


Barbie introduces Naomi Osaka as a “Shero”

Japanese tennis star as a part of their “Sheroes” Barbie series of inspired by real life women champions.

08 Mar 2019 5:36 PM

Swipe right for bffs!

Women are now more looking forward to platonic friendships than romantic partners on social apps.

08 Mar 2019 3:44 PM

Let us take a pledge to make the world a better, fairer, safer place for women

An important task in empowering women is to elevate their voices at home, at the workplace and beyond.

08 Mar 2019 12:15 AM

Going against the tide

On International Women’s Day, meet women who went against stereotypes to carve a name for themselves.

08 Mar 2019 12:05 AM

First among equals

On International Women’s Day, Meet these trailblazing women who believe nothing is impossible and no achievement beyond their reach.

08 Mar 2019 12:00 AM


Women get help in carpentry

Significantly, the theme for International Women's Day 2019 is #BalanceforBetter.

07 Mar 2019 1:32 AM

Aishwarya ‘snubbed’ in Amitabh Bachchan’s ‘ode to women’, Twiteratti furious

The megastar lent his support to a noble cause on the occasion of Women's Day, but his post made news for other reasons.

11 Mar 2018 11:23 AM

Over 800 women to participate in Women’s Car Rally

The winner will receive a cash prize of Rs one lakh, the first runner-up, Rs 75,000 and the second runner-up Rs 50,000.

11 Mar 2018 12:36 AM

Five all-women PCR vans inducted

27 personnel selected, trained in firing, unarmed combat skills.

09 Mar 2018 1:57 AM

13 female achievers felicitated by city NGO

Notably, Swati Jaihind, Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chairperson too was to be felicitated at the event, but she did not attend the function.

09 Mar 2018 1:53 AM