Tag: Women

President bats for women reservation in Parliament

President Pranab Mukherjee said on Friday emphasised on providing reservation for women in Parliament. Mukherjee said the recognition of women in the country’s growth has not been taken into account while calculating the GDP, which reflects the attitude of discrimination of the society. “It’s really a dichotomy in our society[Read More…]

Note-ban contributed to domestic violence

Implementing demonetisation on the night of November 8 saw a sudden rise in cases of domestic violence over the next few weeks as men discovered that their wives had saved money without their knowledge, an analysis of complaints at the country’s first One Stop Crisis Centre (OSCC) in Bhopal has[Read More…]

Delhi woman smashed to death in a public park

A woman was allegedly crushed to death with a stone in a public park in Mangolpuri area, New Delhi on Monday night. The deceased has been identified 30-year-old Aarti who got married just a month back. According to Indian Express reports, Aarti’s body was found in a public park in[Read More…]

Air India to reserve 6 seats for women on domestic flights

National carrier Air India will reserve six seats for women on its flights operating on domestic routes from next week. At times, a woman travelling alone gets a middle or window seat on aircraft, which puts her to inconvenience, particularly while going to washroom. This necessitated for the airline to[Read More…]

CBSE asked to remove entire history of women’s caste struggle

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) announced its decision to eliminate a section entitled ‘Caste, Conflict and Dress Change’ from its social science syllabus meant for Class IX students after the Madras high court ruled to remove the “objectionable content.” The removed portion of the NCERT textbook that is[Read More…]

More sex can boost women’s memory, shows study

The benefits of sex are just not limited to pleasure derived from intercourse but there is lot more.  And the newest surprise concerning sex is good news for women. A study shows that having more sex means better memory for women. According to the research, the penile-vaginal sexual intercourse boosts[Read More…]

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