Police then used tear gas on the marchers and menaced them with dogs, causing many protesters to flee onto side streets.
Deb also blamed the former Left Front government for inaction against drug peddlers.
AI also felicitated three women employees for their achievements, the company said in a statement.
Women should remain focused on long-term goals and shouldn't get carried away by recent momentum.
The bill, which promises 33 percent reservation for women in the Lok Sabha, was surprisingly also a part of the BJP’s manifesto ahead of the 2014 Lok Sabha Polls.
Even Cargo is India’s first women’s only e-commerce organisation.
Gender portrayals in advertising remain stereotyped, with female depictions particularly skewed, said a report by Kantar Group
Contrary to the increasing conservative preference for compact homes, the Indian millennial woman does not want to compromise on property size.
Here are some tweets dedicated to women on International Women's Day 2019 that won our hearts
The station falls under the West Central Railway (WCR) zone.
GoAir has said all female travellers will get complimentary upgrade to its business class depending on 'availability and on first-come-first-serve basis'
UN labour experts warned that female workers are still penalized for having children and looking after them.
Savings bank accounts specifically targeted at women come with extra features. But check if you really need them as they come with additional cost.
Airbnb also runs a program called Self Employed Women’s Association (SEWA) under which 2 million rural Indian women are employed
The stickers created by five artists are available on Android and iOS app stores
The benefit of credit subsidy for first time female home buyers under the Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana or PMAY scheme has given a major thrust to this emerging homebuyer segment.
The Labour Force Participation Rate (LFPR) of females in India is among the lowest in the world. And this comes as no surprise.
Despite a large number of schemes being implemented, the analysis reveals that 40% of parents across the four states were unaware of the schemes.
Women constitute 38 percent of bus users, 35 percent of metro/train users and 40-45 percent of auto-rickshaws, on-demand taxis and other shared mobility modes.
According to UN Women, the theme for International Women's Day this year is 'think equal, build smart, innovate for change'.
Referring to Odisha, Gandhi said if the grand old party is voted to power in the state, all women would be provided free education, be it in engineering or medical or any other field.
Rahul Gandhi also took to Twitter on the occasion.
If you are a woman, work hard, dream big, and make it happen. To change the lines of a popular movie, ladies, Apna Time Aa Gaya
Mamata Banerjee was addressing a rally on the occasion of International Women's Day here during which she kicked off her party's campaign for the upcoming Lok Sabha election.