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Beyond NewsAug 18, 2021, 8:46 AM IST
Exclusive: Women Hockey Coach Ankita Suresh says PM Modi's call after loss against Britain helped team recover
In an exclusive interview to Asianet Newsable, Indian women hockey coach Ankita Billava Suresh speaks about the journey in Tokyo, the team's performance, on PM Modi's call and Odisha CM backing the Indian Hockey team and more.
Beyond NewsAug 18, 2021, 8:37 AM IST
Good geriatric care increased India's elderly population to 138 million
The study by NSO from its India's population survey 2011 has indicated that the elderly population aged 60 plus has increased and as per reports 138 million aged people are there. The survey also indicated that more in the elderly population list are women with 71 million.
Beyond NewsAug 6, 2021, 1:12 PM IST
Khel Ratna Award renamed as Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna Award
Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on Twitter that the exceptional performance of the men's and women's hockey teams had captured the imagination of the entire nation.
IndiaJul 23, 2021, 12:22 PM IST
Lucknow NGO funds free education, stay of over 300 COVID orphans
The state director of Women and Children Welfare lauded the initiative and appealed to other institutions in the state to come forward and help the children.
IndiaJun 11, 2021, 1:11 PM IST
Gender divide narrows down as enrolment of women in higher education goes up
The survey for 2019-20, released on Thursday, showed that during the five-year period from 2015-16 to 2019-20, there has been a 11.4% growth in student enrolment
IndiaJun 9, 2021, 3:12 PM IST
Indian Army selects 2 women officers to train them as helicopter pilots
For the first time, the Indian Army has selected its two women officers to train them as helicopter pilots starting this month at its Aviation Training School at Nashik in Maharashtra
IndiaJun 8, 2021, 2:47 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh sets up pink booths to encourage women to get vaccinated
Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath has set up special ‘pink booths’ to encourage women in the state to be vaccinated against Covid-19
IndiaMay 21, 2021, 3:55 PM IST
Covid-19: Arjuna awardee Tejaswini who lost her husband gets assistance of Rs 2 lakh
Tejaswini Bai, who won the Arjuna Award in 2011 and was a member of the Women’s Kabaddi team that won gold medals at the 2010 and 2014 Asian Games respectively, who lost her husband owing to Covid-19, has got an assistance of Rs 2 lakh from Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports
IndiaMay 19, 2021, 7:50 PM IST
From helping poor to raising voice for women empowerment, social activist Vishal Dilip Bhujbal is role model
Vishal Dilip Bhujbal has devoted his life for the cause of social work. The inspiration in his life to venture into social service is Bhayyuji Maharaj. Vishal works day and night to finding solutions to problems faced by people from local to national level, Galli to Delhi.
IndiaApr 6, 2021, 4:29 PM IST
Story of how a woman changed her destiny through hard work
Nirmala, from Gorakhpur, started her own poultry. Today, as she earns well, she also ensures other women are given help through self-help groups
IndiaApr 3, 2021, 3:24 PM IST
Women empowerment: MP tribal lady features in Vogue Italia with self-printed saree
A 25-year-old tribal lady from Madhya Pradesh has featured in Vogue Italia – the Italian edition of the world’s premier fashion magazine -Vogue
IndiaMar 12, 2021, 5:08 PM IST
Mithali Raj becomes first Indian woman cricketer to score 10,000 runs
Veteran Indian women's cricketer Mithali Raj shows no signs of slowing down, as she keeps scaling new heights with each passing game. The 38-year-old is already India's top run-scorer in international cricket, as she holds numerous records to her name
IndiaMar 10, 2021, 5:30 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh: Muslim woman being trained to take up role as a UPSRTC bus driver
A 24-year-old Muslim girl is being trained in Uttar Pradesh to take up driving as a formal profession