India  /  Published 29.11.21

'No delay in permanent Army commission'

As many as 557 women officers have been granted Permanent Commission (PC) in the Indian Army following a judgement by the Supreme Court in February last year, the government said in Rajya Sabha on Mon...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 29.11.21

'Bill for sex workers soon'

The Centre on Monday informed the Supreme Court that it is bringing a bill in Parliament during the ongoing winter session to curb trafficking and rehabilitation of sex workers in the country. The to...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Events  /  Published 27.11.21

Status single, but not alone: Kolkata chapter members meet up

A group of women has come together to support women, young and old, from all walks of life. There is one condition — the woman has to be single, by circumstances or by choice. The support comes...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

Sports  /  Published 26.11.21

Women's football: Brazil decimate India

The Indian women's football team scored one goal and kept mighty Brazil at bay till late in the first half but eventually lost 1-6 in its first match of the four-nation international tournament he...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Manaus

Books  /  Published 26.11.21

The long road to equality

The author also brings out the hitherto overlooked tension between women’s right to inherit property, which she analyses in the context of family, and the larger understanding of gender justice ...
By Urvashi Sarkar


Cricket  /  Published 25.11.21

Passion that drives women’s cricket

The ICC women’s ODI rankings issued on Tuesday, with India’s veterans Mithali Raj and Jhulan Goswami globally at No. 3 and No. 2 among batters and bowlers, made far less noise than the gen...
By Sulagana Biswas

Sports  /  Published 19.11.21

Missing tennis star: WTA threatens China

An outcry over the whereabouts of Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai escalated on Friday as the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) said it was prepared to pull its tournaments out of China over the issu...
By Reuters in Beijing

News  /  Published 18.11.21

Predator of minor girls from Bengal arrested in Mumbai

A man accused of trafficking multiple minor girls from South 24-Parganas to Maharashtra was arrested from the outskirts of Mumbai on Monday, police said. Allauddin Molla, who hails from Canning, was ...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

India  /  Published 18.11.21

Priyanka taps woman power

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday appealed to the women of Uttar Pradesh to unite and create their “own space” in the Assembly elections next year through indep...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

News  /  Published 15.11.21

70-year-old lodges assault complaint against her tenants in Netajinagar

A 70-year-old woman has lodged a complaint of assault against her tenants and alleged that they have thrown garbage in front of her Netajinagar home on the southern fringes of Kolkata and then alleged...
By Our Special Correspondent in Kolkata


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