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16, Jun 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

The ground-breaking female inventors, Marga Faulstich features in today's Google doodle on her 103rd birthday. Born in 1915, the German glass chemist is known to have developed over 300 kinds of eyeglass lenses and holds about 40 patents till date. Marga Faulstich worked at Schott Glass Company for 44 years and was the first female executive to have worked there.Read News

07, Jun 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

Google doodle honours 109th birthday of American anesthesiologist Dr Virginia Apgar. Now don't be surprised if you have not heard about her. But her creation may have played a special role after your birth.Read News

13, May 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

Google doodle is dedicated to all the mothers out there as it celebrates Mother's Day across the globe. Mother's Day is celebrated every year on the second Sunday of May.Read News

05, Apr 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

President Ram Nath Kovind, graced and addressed the 34th annual session of FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO) in New Delhi. Speaking on the occasion, the President said that women constitute half our country. They contribute to our economy at work and at home, in many diverse ways. Read News

03, Apr 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

Google celebrated the 115th birth anniversary of the multi-faceted freedom fighter, activist and promoter of the arts, Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay, with a doodle. Kamaladevi, who bagged the Padma Vibhushan in 1987 (a year before her death), was a woman of many firsts. She was an active participant in the freedom movement, championed women's rights, founded the All-India Womens Conference (AIWC)Read News

31, Mar 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

Anandi Gopal Joshi defied all odds to become India's first female doctor. Anandi Joshi was born as Yamuna on 31st March 1865 to a Brahmin family settled in Kalyan in present-day Maharashtra. Keeping with the practice of that time, Yamuna was married to a widower, almost 20 years her senior, at the age of nine. She was renamed Anandi after her marriage. Read News

31, Mar 2018, by : FnF Desk

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai has returned to her home town in Pakistan for the first time since she was shot there by Taliban militants, security officials say. Ms Yousafzai, 20, was shot in the head by a gunman for campaigning for female education in 2012. Read News

13, Mar 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

When a Twitter user suggested that BJP should target Congress as well, for a 2012 comment by its leader Sanjay Nirupam, following the Naresh Agarwal-Jaya Bachchan controversy, Union minister Smriti Irani said that political leanings cannot be used as an excuse to malign the dignity of a woman.Read News

10, Feb 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

In a bid to tackle cybercrime, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday proposed an online portal to report cybercrimes against women. "Need to increase cyber forensic capabilities. We have decided to establish cybercrime reporting portal to report cyber crimes against women," Singh said at the All India Forensic Science Conference in Ahmedabad . Read News

05, Feb 2018, by : FnF Desk

As 'honour' killings continue to rock North India, Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra warned khap panchayats on Monday "not to be conscience keepers" and said nobody should interfere if two adults want to get marriedThe CJI was hearing a plea to ban family killings over 'honour', filed by NGO (non-government organisation) Shakti Vahini.Read News

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