Fri, 30 Jul 2021

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    Fed up of abuse, woman kills husband, walks to cops with severed head

Fed up of abuse, woman kills husband, walks to cops with severed head

NET Bureau Fed up with years of physical and mental torture, a woman in Assam’s Lakhimpur district killed her husband and landed at the local police station with his severed

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    To Break Taboo, Mural Installed In Guwahati On Menstrual Hygiene Day

To Break Taboo, Mural Installed In Guwahati On Menstrual Hygiene Day

NET Bureau To create awareness on menstrual hygiene and break the societal silence over the “taboo subject” of menstruation, a mural “Bleed with dignity” was installed in Guwahati on the

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    Arunachal: Woman shot dead and burnt, APWWS seeks investigation by SIT

Arunachal: Woman shot dead and burnt, APWWS seeks investigation by SIT

NET Bureau The unidentified body of a young woman, aged around 18-19 years, who had been shot and burnt, was found in Hawa Camp (Kimin) area in Papum Pare district

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    APSCW demands severe punishment for rapists

APSCW demands severe punishment for rapists

NET Bureau The Arunachal Pradesh State Commission for Women (APSCW) has expressed deep anguish over the reports of the rape of a septuagenarian woman and a mentally challenged minor girl

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    Nagaland: Advocacy campaign on women issues and schemes held at Longleng

Nagaland: Advocacy campaign on women issues and schemes held at Longleng

NET Bureau The Mahila Shakti Kendra (MSK), Longleng along with District Task Force (DTF) BBBP conducted an advocacy campaign on women issues and schemes on April 30 and May 1

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    Mizoram police rescues 23 girls from Nepal while being trafficked

Mizoram police rescues 23 girls from Nepal while being trafficked

NET Bureau On 1st May, at least 23 girls hailing from Nepal were rescued by Mizoram police, who were being allegedly trafficked for flesh trade, a senior police officer said.

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7 out of 10 women cheat on Husbands in India: Survey

  7 out of 10 women cheat on Husbands in India: Survey

NET Bureau Seven out of 10 women in India cheat on their husbands because they do not take part in

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Pune Mother Fights Leopard to Save Her 18-Month-Old Child

  Pune Mother Fights Leopard to Save Her 18-Month-Old Child

NET bureau A woman in Pune clashed with a leopard with bare hands to protect her 18-month-old baby when the

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Teenage girl burnt to death after reporting sexual harassment against headteacher in Bangladesh

  Teenage girl burnt to death after reporting sexual harassment against headteacher in Bangladesh

NET Bureau A schoolgirl was burned to death in Bangladesh on the orders of her head teacher after she reported

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Gagandeep Kang Becomes First Indian Woman to Join Royal Society

  Gagandeep Kang Becomes First Indian Woman to Join Royal Society

NET Bureau Biologist Dr Gagandeep Kang has become the first Indian woman to be elected as a Fellow of the

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SC to hear plea on entry of women into mosques

  SC to hear plea on entry of women into mosques

NET Bureau The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to examine a PIL filed by a Pune-based Muslim seeking a direction

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#ChallengeAccepted campaign highlights need for gender equality in cricket

  #ChallengeAccepted campaign highlights need for gender equality in cricket

NET Bureau Royal Challenge Sports Drink on Wednesday launched #ChallengeAccepted, a campaign that challenges gender-based stereotypes in cricket and spotlights

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Mysuru Hostel Girls told not to Bathe or Wash Clothes

  Mysuru Hostel Girls told not to Bathe or Wash Clothes

NET Bureau About 800 scholars of the University of Mysore’s women’ hostel were advised not to bathe or wash garments

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SHE CAME, SHE SAW, SHE CONQUERED: Recounting the Women’s social movements in Northeast India

  SHE CAME, SHE SAW, SHE CONQUERED: Recounting the Women’s social movements in Northeast India

History is a glaring testimony to the valor of the women of Northeast India in fighting the good war against

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No maternity leave for ad-hoc female professors: HC seeks reply

  No maternity leave for ad-hoc female professors: HC seeks reply

NET Bureau The Delhi High Court sought a response of the Delhi University (DU) on a plea which alleged that

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Woman starved to death over dowry

  Woman starved to death over dowry

NET Bureau In a suspected case of dowry death, a 29-year old woman was starved to death allegedly after her

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Priyanka Chopra Features in Powerful Women List

  Priyanka Chopra Features in Powerful Women List

NET Bureau Global icon Priyanka Chopra Jonas has joined international celebrities including Oprah Winfrey and Meryl Streep in USA Today’s

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