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15, Oct 2019, by : Seema Gupta

In a country such as ours which is on a steady path of development and with existence of stringent laws such as the Prohibition of Child Marriage Act, 2006, the Compulsory Registration of Marriage Bill 2005, one would naturally assume that Child marriages as a phenomenon would cease to exist. Read News

27, Aug 2019, by : Priti

UAE celebrates Emirati Women's Day on 28th August, an annual event that celebrates inspiring Emirati women, supported by the government. This years celebrations will be held under the theme, "Women are the Icons of Tolerance," to promote the values of tolerance, which is a national priority. Read News

10, Nov 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

The researchers say they do not know why these factors are sex-specific, and no firm conclusions can be drawn about cause and effect, but they do have some theories.Women who smoked were three times more likely to have a heart attack than women who did not smoke Read News

17, Oct 2018, by : T G Biju

Women journalists were heckled, their vehicles smashed and young female Ayyappa devotees turned back as hordes of Hindu right activists besieged the road leading to the Sabarimala temple whose gates open for women of menstrual age Wednesday evening for the first time after the Supreme Court's verdict.Read News

12, Oct 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi came out in support of the #MeToo movement, saying it is time for the truth to be told "loud and clear in order to bring about change". Read News

09, Oct 2018, by : Rati

Expressing deep concern over the spate of instances of sexual harassment faced by women journalists across the media, Indian Women's Press Corps has come out strongly to extend its support to all the women journalists and women employees in the media who have faced sexual harassment by their co-workers and superiors and have had the courage to speak out. Read News

28, Sep 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

The Supreme Court paved the way for entry of women of all ages into the Ayyappa temple at Sabarimala in Kerala. The CJI said religion is a way of life basically to link life with divinity.Read News

27, Sep 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

Supreme Court Thursday declared that adultery is not a crime and struck down the anti-adultery law, saying it was unconstitutional as it dented the individuality of women and treated them as "chattel of husbands".Read News

19, Sep 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

The Union cabinet has cleared an ordinance to make the practice of instant triple talaq a penal offence, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said, citing compelling necessity for the move as the practice annulled by the Supreme Court continues unabated.Read News

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

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