Women Empowerment(Search results - 20)
Not For Women Only17, Feb 2020, 3:16 PM
SC Busts Gender Stereotypes, Orders Permanent Commission For Women Army Officers
The Supreme Court today directed the Centre to grant permanent commission to all women officers in the Army within three months, terming the Centre's argument of physiological limitations and social norms for denying them command posts "disturbing". Let’s find out more about this watershed moment in Indian Army, in this episode of Not For Women Only with Sunita Iyer.
India13, Feb 2020, 11:19 AM
These Rare Photos Of The Nightingale Of India, Sarojini Naidu, Are A Must See
India celebrates Sarojini Naidu's birthday as National Women's Day of India every year on February 13. Sarojini Naidu was India's first women governor and also famous as 'Bharat Kokila'.She actively participated in the Indian National Movement for the independence of the country. She was famous for her nickname 'Nightingale of India' because of her poems. Here's are some rare photos of Sarojini Naidu along with a few must-know facts about this great woman.
Not For Women Only6, Feb 2020, 8:44 PM
The 5 Women Featured In Forbes India 30 Under 30 List
Forbes India has released its annual 30 under 30 list that comprises India's young changemakers and brightest stars under the age of 30. The 30 member list released on February 4, 2020, includes five women namely Actor Sai Pallavi, Ikea designer Akanksha Deo Sharma, entrepreneurs Palak Shah, Priya Prakash and Sai Gole. Let’s find out more about these young women changemakers of India in this episode of Not For Women Only with Sunita Iyer.
India15, Nov 2019, 4:33 PM
Have JNU Students Forgotten Vivekananda's Contribution Towards Women Education?
In this episode of Not For Women Only, we take a look at how Swami Vivekanada ushered in a strong belief that women must be put in a position of power to solve their own problem in their own way and this was possible only through education.
India9, Oct 2019, 3:15 PM
PM Modi, Swami Vivekananda, Sister Nivedita and women empowerment
Sister Nivedita, born in Ireland as Margaret Elizabeth Noble in 1867, met Swami Vivekananda for the first time in 1895 as he returned from the United States.
India8, Oct 2019, 6:46 PM
PM Modi's Dussehra address: Must honour daughters, slay demons, pledge to end plastic
Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the Dussehra event in New Delhi. While he spoke of furthering women empowerment as today is Vijaya Dashami, he also hailed the air warriors on Air Force Day. He ended the speech by urging all to take a pledge in saving water, conserving energy and ending plastic.
India3, Oct 2019, 12:02 PM
Gujarati women run backward for 13 hours, attempt Guinness record
The two Gujarati women said they were inspired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's message on women empowerment. They also encouraged other women to come forward to showcase their skills
Business27, Sep 2019, 3:13 PM
PAN Data Indicates Women Empowerment In India
Over the last five years, India has traveled a long way in bridging the gender gap, especially in economic activities and financial transactions. As per the data from the Income Tax Department, the rate of growth in the number of women PAN i.e. Permanent Account Number holders is greater than the rate of growth for men.
Lifestyle News26, Sep 2019, 2:15 PM
End Of Menstrual Taboo In New India Begins?
In this episode of Not for Women Only, we take a look at the myth surrounding menstruation and how the current government is changing the ‘hush-hush’ social narrative with a futuristic vision of ‘affordable and quality healthcare’ for all.
Politics10, Apr 2019, 4:41 PM
BJP’s Muralidhar Rao holds Town Hall with Bengaluru youngsters; answers several questions
BJP national general secretary Muralidhar Rao held a Town Hall in Bengaluru, in which around 500 youngsters participated. The national general secretary touched upon several important points, ranging from national security to Article 370 and women empowerment
Views6, Feb 2019, 7:30 PM
How Modi govt helped women to become empowered and self-sufficient
Several steps are required to holistically attain female empowerment. First, a woman must establish independence. Next, she must have the opportunity to generate wealth. Then, resources must exist for social and economic empowerment.
India1, Feb 2019, 8:42 AM
Budget 2019: Modi government's contribution towards women empowerment
Performance of the Modi government in this term is where the focus lies. Has it given women quite a bit to cheer? Let's take a look at the schemes, programmes and missions introduced to empower women.
India25, Jan 2019, 5:10 PM
Despite Priyanka, Rahul Gandhi will remain Congress's PM candidate: Apsara Reddy
The first transgender to become an office bearer in the Congress, Apsara Reddy, was in Bengaluru to attend an event promoting women empowerment
India22, Dec 2018, 4:37 PM
50 women set to reach Sabarimala on December 23
Manithi leader Selvi had said to media that 50 women would enter Sabarimala temple on December 23 at any cost. A group of women under the women empowerment organisation Manithi, headquartered in Chennai, is all set to start their journey to Sabarimala temple on December 22 afternoon.