Study finds lack of health services led to an increase in maternal deaths, stillbirths and maternal depression.
Currently, only 27 per cent of total workforce in India is women and 14 per cent of the overall women workforce is employed in the formal sector.
"A female employee, who is the commissioning mother, would be entitled to apply for maternity leave," the court had held.
A look at the first-aid box at most work places will tell us how sensitive we are to menstruating women. The box will have band-aids and pain killers but not a sanitary napkin.
"I can compete - but I don't want to just compete," said the star who made a comeback to the tennis last week just four-and-a-half months after giving birth to a baby.
In this file photo, Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi watches the vaccination of health workers at hospital in Naypyitaw, Myanmar. A court in Myanmar ruled that the trial on charges of incitement of ousted national leader...Photo by AP/PTI
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar offers prayers at a temple situated on the Mandar mountain in Banka district.PTI Photo
Actress and Trinamool Congress MP Mimi Chakraborty at the launch of a collection of jewelleries, ahead of Durga Puja festivals, in Kolkata.PTI Photo
People Democratic Party (PDP) President Mehbooba Mufti addresses a press conference at the party office in Jammu.PTI Photo
Jammu & Kashmir Public Health Engineering (PHE) daily wagers shout slogans during a protest over their various demands, in Jammu.PTI Photo
India is poised to become a global education hub with the government introducing major policy changes
Outlook's annual ranking of India’s top 50 State Private Universities in 2021 will help students make an informed choice.
Jain to Patidar. Was caste a decisive factor in the BJP’s choice for CM during the recent change of guard in Gujarat?
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates