Dec 18, 2020 03:09 PM IST
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.
- Dec 17, 2020 01:27 PM IST
Agra was a real estate driven market, where most investments went into traditional asset classes such as gold and fixed deposits
- Dec 07, 2020 05:18 PM IST
The September data also showed that as many as 38 percent of the new female subscribers of the EPFO belonged to the 35+ age bracket, unlike the 22-25 age category as seen in the previous months
- Nov 20, 2020 08:37 AM IST
To begin with, as many as 3,000 such women are targeted to be enrolled under this project in certain places in Uttar Pradesh. Mastercard said that around the world, gender inequality limited women-owned businesses' ability to launch, grow and thrive
- Nov 18, 2020 11:59 AM IST
Among the planned developments, construction of a child-care centre in Goregaon and a skills development facility in Sion-Koliwada is almost complete
- Nov 11, 2020 03:42 PM IST
Despite women forming almost half the state’s population, their strength in the state's legislative assembly is not well represented and actually fell from the previous legislature, when there were 28 female MLAs.
- Oct 02, 2020 09:42 AM IST
The burden of societal injustices will weigh on the collective consciousness of the nation and become the dead weight that stifles India’s growth — both as a vibrant democracy and as a roaring economy
- Sep 03, 2020 10:32 AM IST
Women appear to have displayed better financial maturity
- Aug 22, 2020 11:26 AM IST
More rural women than men have lost their jobs due to the pandemic, and they could be the key to building a stronger economic revival
- Jun 29, 2020 11:35 AM IST
More than renaming or withdrawing fairness products, what is urgently needed is a people’s movement against racism and colourism in India, which would necessarily be against casteism as well
- Jun 29, 2020 08:31 AM IST
This forced churning, like all forced churning, might even do the brand franchise good, and enable it to compete in a more mainstream manner and appeal to a wider audience. The loser in this is a whole lot of consumers who really wanted fairness
- Jun 26, 2020 03:27 PM IST
Misogynist statements and sexist comments are disturbingly commonplace in Kerala, especially in politics and popular culture. All these point towards a larger malaise in societal Kerala with its high human development indices
- Jun 10, 2020 07:22 AM IST
India’s women were already dropping out of the labor force. Coronavirus restrictions — and one of the worst economic slumps in decades — threaten even more losses for them.
- May 11, 2020 12:39 PM IST
A study whose findings may explain why men are more vulnerable to COVID-19 than women.
- May 10, 2020 10:15 AM IST
This Mother’s Day, we can urge every mother, working or non-working, to arm herself with financial knowledge, requisite to make sound investment decisions.
- Apr 29, 2020 10:50 AM IST
The agencies estimate that the number of women unable to access family planning or facing unintended pregnancies, gender-based violence and other harmful practices, could "skyrocket" by millions due to the crisis.
- Mar 18, 2020 10:20 AM IST
Despite the considerable progress, corporate India with 16 percent board representation of women in NIFTY 500 companies, remains behind the curve.
- Mar 05, 2020 04:48 PM IST
Members of a female fishing cooperative in Morocco are breaking the boundaries of male dominated world of fishing, hoping to earn money from fishing for the first time.
- Mar 04, 2020 04:34 PM IST
The Rs 45-90 lakh category is the most preferred budget range for prospective women homebuyers.
- Mar 01, 2020 11:15 AM IST
The state women commissions play an important role in addressing complaints related to abuse and assault on women.
- Feb 28, 2020 12:46 PM IST
"Despite presence of highly-motivated women scientists, India's R&D workforce has less than 15 per cent women compared to the global average of 30 per cent, according our National Task Force report," Kovind said.
- Feb 19, 2020 11:59 AM IST
An editorial in Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana' termed the Supreme Court order as the victory of "women power", and said the Centre needs to change its attitude and vision.
- Feb 04, 2020 09:45 AM IST
"There is a possibility of creating platforms for SMEs, there is a possibility of getting (more) women into workforce," Chandrasekaran said.
- Dec 16, 2019 10:45 AM IST
"Today is the seventh anniversary of the horrific Delhi gangrape case. The incident shook the country. We must all work together to make this country a better place for women. Say no to violence against women," Banerjee wrote on a Twitter handle.
- Dec 12, 2019 10:05 PM IST
The Ladies European Tour (LET) event will be staged in collaboration with Golf Saudi and the Saudi Golf Federation and will carry a winning purse of $1 million.