Menstrual Hygiene
News  /  Published 14.03.23

Low-cost Sanitary Napkin Production unit set up in Pancharul, Howrah

The project aims to provide affordable menstrual hygiene options and employment opportunities ...
By My Kolkata Web Desk

News  /  Published 29.01.23

Julien Day School students’ menstrual hygiene campaign

Girls carried posters with them and spoke of not being ashamed of 'periods' or trying to hide them...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

News  /  Published 03.01.23

Art to fight menstrual taboo

Installation on 'the period of a woman’s life when she is menstruating' by students of Douglas Memorial Girls Higher Secondary School challenges stereotypes...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata

India  /  Published 11.10.22

Fillip to Beti Bachao Beti Padhao campaign

Women and Child Development Secretary Indevar Pandey says that focus will also be on removing barriers that stop girls from pursuing diverse livelihood opportunities...
By PTI in New Delhi

News  /  Published 22.09.22

Kolkata schoolgirls on menstrual awareness campaign

Meet Prisha Bhattacharjee and Asmita Bhattasali who have been working to spread menstrual awareness and hygiene amongst their peers as well as underprivileged children ...
By Chandreyee Ghose


Health  /  Published 06.07.22

It is the season for fungal infections

The most common fungi are those belonging to the Candida family. They produce an infection called candidiasis or thrush...
By Dr Gita Mathai

News  /  Published 29.05.22

Awareness drive on menstrual hygiene

As many as 60,000 sanitary napkins were provided to 5,000 women, many of whom work as domestic helps, daily wage labourers who use unhygienic alternatives...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.05.22

Netarhat boys on menstrual hygiene task

We are happy to share that in the first three months, we have touched 50 villages in Jharkhand and Bihar, benefiting 5,000 women: Vikas Ranjan...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

News  /  Published 04.04.22

Session on menstrual hygiene for women living in Kolkata slums

The workshop started with free distribution of sanitary napkins door to door in shanties, followed by educating girls about healthy practices...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Kolkata


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