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  • Women professionals should come forward to work in the Indian real estate sector: Housing Secretary Sep 24, 2021 10:23 PM IST

    Women professionals should come forward to work in the Indian real estate sector: Housing Secretary

    Naredco launches women’s arm that will focus on gender representation in the real estate sector

  • Crimes against women, children drop in 2020; disobedience cases go up drastically: NCRB Sep 16, 2021 08:36 AM IST

    Crimes against women, children drop in 2020; disobedience cases go up drastically: NCRB

    According to the latest report of the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) on ''Crime in India 2020'', a total of 66,01,285 cognisable crimes comprising 42,54,356 Indian Penal Code (IPC) crimes and 23,46,929 Special and Local Laws (SLL) crimes were registered in 2020.

  • Crimes against women rose by 10% in Odisha last year: NCRB Sep 16, 2021 08:28 AM IST

    Crimes against women rose by 10% in Odisha last year: NCRB

    The rate of crime against women per 1 lakh of female population in the state is 112.9, the second highest in the country after Assam, the ‘Crime in India 2020’ report published by the NCRB on Tuesday said.

  • Delhi sees almost 25% less crime against women in 2020 as compared to previous year: NCRB Sep 16, 2021 08:26 AM IST

    Delhi sees almost 25% less crime against women in 2020 as compared to previous year: NCRB

    In 2020, 10,093 cases were reported in the city against 13,395 cases in 2019 which is 24.65 percent less than the previous year. Delhi reported 997 cases of rape in 2020, the highest in the UTs.

  • 46% rise in complaints of crimes against women in 2021 so far: NCW Sep 07, 2021 01:58 PM IST

    46% rise in complaints of crimes against women in 2021 so far: NCW

    NCW chief Rekha Sharma said there has been a rise in the complaints because the commission has been regularly conducting awareness programs due to which the public is now more aware about its work.

  • Taliban announces 'amnesty', urges women to join government Aug 17, 2021 01:07 PM IST

    Taliban announces 'amnesty', urges women to join government

    The comments by Enamullah Samangani, a member of the Taliban’s cultural commission, represent the first comments on governance from a federal level across the country after their blitz across the country.

  • CREDAI launches five new Women’s wings in Karnataka Aug 16, 2021 05:58 PM IST

    CREDAI launches five new Women’s wings in Karnataka

    CREDAI Women’s Wing will provide a networking platform and initiate an incubation program to encourage active participation of women in the real estate sector.

  • Review | 'Bhuj: The Pride of India' revs up hyper-patriotism Aug 13, 2021 11:10 PM IST

    Review | 'Bhuj: The Pride of India' revs up hyper-patriotism

    And reduces the real heroes - the women - to a side-show with drums.

  • Coronavirus likely to lock India's women out of job market for years Aug 03, 2021 10:21 AM IST

    Coronavirus likely to lock India's women out of job market for years

    The 44-year-old has tried her luck repeatedly – and unsuccessfully – near her home in Okhla, an industrial hub with thousands of small factories and workshops, where there was previously plenty of unskilled jobs for women.

  • Women’s role in India’s boardrooms more important than ever Jul 30, 2021 05:32 PM IST

    Women’s role in India’s boardrooms more important than ever

    Social constructs have forced us to think that women are groomed to fit in certain moulds in a patriarchal society. This not only makes society averse to changes but also cuts down the equal opportunities for women. The economic loss from the lack of female workforce participation is well-documented 

  • I feel great about my neck May 30, 2021 10:11 AM IST

    I feel great about my neck

    When I think about beauty standards these days — the ones my mother followed, the ones I have — what I mostly consider is all the space the not feeling good took up.

  • Meet the women of Dalal Street Apr 07, 2021 08:22 AM IST

    Meet the women of Dalal Street

    Despite challenges of culture and access to capital, female participation in trading and investing is increasing albeit cautiously, and they are vying to be taken seriously

  • Public procurement from women-owned MSEs in FY21 surpasses FY20 level Mar 05, 2021 07:27 PM IST

    Public procurement from women-owned MSEs in FY21 surpasses FY20 level

    So far this fiscal, CPSEs have purchased goods worth Rs 558.85 crore, benefitting 3596 MSEs.

  • Farmers’ protest: Time magazine cover showcases women leading from front Mar 05, 2021 11:26 AM IST

    Farmers’ protest: Time magazine cover showcases women leading from front

    Women protesters are seeing the ongoing farmers' protest as a unique opportunity to address the gender imbalance in the Indian society, according to the magazine's cover story

  • Women emerge as key homebuyers after COVID-19; as many as 71% prefer to buy ready homes Mar 03, 2021 04:17 PM IST

    Women emerge as key homebuyers after COVID-19; as many as 71% prefer to buy ready homes

    At least 66% of women respondent home seekers will buy within affordable and mid-segment housing

  • 85% of women in India missed out on raise, promotion because of gender Mar 03, 2021 02:02 PM IST

    85% of women in India missed out on raise, promotion because of gender

    When asked about their reasons for being unhappy with opportunities to advance in their careers, 22 percent of working women in India said their companies exhibit a ‘favourable bias’ towards men at work, when compared to the regional average of 16 percent.

  • India's working women still contend with strongest gender bias across Asia Pacific countries: Report Mar 02, 2021 12:07 PM IST

    India's working women still contend with strongest gender bias across Asia Pacific countries: Report

    According to the LinkedIn Opportunity Index 2021, more women in India have experienced the impact of gender on career development when compared to the APAC region.

  • Powell says better child care policies might lift women in workforce Feb 25, 2021 12:37 PM IST

    Powell says better child care policies might lift women in workforce

    In testimony to the US Congress, the Fed chief made it clear that the labour market remained far from healed and the pandemic has disproportionately hurt women and minorities

  • Standing orders on work from home | Formalisation of WFH to spur second-career women to re-enter workforce Feb 09, 2021 09:42 PM IST

    Standing orders on work from home | Formalisation of WFH to spur second-career women to re-enter workforce

    The work-from-home model whose popularity peaked last year opened up a host of opportunities for women to flourish in the job market, without having to compromise on personal commitments.

  • Coronavirus pandemic | How society has turned its back on mothers Feb 08, 2021 03:46 PM IST

    Coronavirus pandemic | How society has turned its back on mothers

    Burnout among parents, in particular moms, has been a defining principle of this global disaster. And yet, the more I hear my patients use the term “burnout,” the more I think it doesn’t capture the depth of despair they describe.

  • Proposals for women in Budget 2021 to boost gender diversity: Experts Feb 03, 2021 11:11 PM IST

    Proposals for women in Budget 2021 to boost gender diversity: Experts

  • eShe magazine to hold ‘Indo-Pak Peace Summit Led by Women’ virtually on January 16-17 Jan 08, 2021 09:30 AM IST

    eShe magazine to hold ‘Indo-Pak Peace Summit Led by Women’ virtually on January 16-17

    The 'Indo-Pak Peace Summit Led by Women' will focus on celebrating India and Pakistan’s shared heritage and giving a platform to new approaches.

  • Public procurement from women-owned MSEs in FY21 nears FY20 level Dec 28, 2020 02:56 PM IST

    Public procurement from women-owned MSEs in FY21 nears FY20 level

    As per the National Sample Survey (NSS) 2015-16, here are a total of estimated 1,23,90,523 Women owned proprietary MSMEs in the country.

  • CMIE data: Urban female workforce participation rate down to its lowest in November since 2016 Dec 18, 2020 03:09 PM IST

    CMIE data: Urban female workforce participation rate down to its lowest in November since 2016

    CMIE also observed that the impact of economic shock on younger women is more than the older women. The participation rate in the workforce of younger women fell to 9.7 percent during the pandemic after reaching a high of 14.9 percent in end of 2019.

  • Shifali Satsangee on diversifying into equities; not just gold and fixed deposits Dec 17, 2020 01:27 PM IST

    Shifali Satsangee on diversifying into equities; not just gold and fixed deposits

    Agra was a real estate driven market, where most investments went into traditional asset classes such as gold and fixed deposits

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