NSSO data on Female Participation In Workforce

🕔13:18, 11.Jun 2019

Download PDF News The latest periodic labour force survey (PLFS) data published by the NSSO shows female participation in the workforce has declined More in News Latest NSSO data shows female participation in the workforce has declined further to 23.3

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All You Need To Know About Traffic Index 2018

🕔14:28, 10.Jun 2019

Download PDF A recent study has ranked Mumbai as the most traffic-congested city in the world for the second straight year, and Delhi at fourth place. Traffic Index 2018 Traffic Index 2018 is published by TomTom, an Amsterdam-based company that

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India Ranks Low On Gender Equality Index, Stands At 95 Out Of 129 Countries

🕔12:50, 6.Jun 2019

Download PDF India ranked 95th out of 129 countries in a new index, Sustainable Development Goals Gender Index, that measures global gender equality looking at aspects such as poverty, health, education, literacy, political representation and equality at the workplace. Sustainable

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Project: ‘Safe neighbourhood for every child’

🕔10:23, 30.May 2019

Download PDF News Childline Kozhikode is planning to launch a new project titled ‘Safe neighbourhood for every child’ in the district soon, in view of the increasing physical and sexual offences on children in the district. More in News The

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HC seeks Centre’s response on plea for raising abortion time period

🕔08:54, 29.May 2019

News The Delhi High Court on Tuesday issued notice to the Centre on a petition seeking to raise the time period for terminating a pregnancy in case of health risk to the mother or the foetus from the current cap

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WHO report finds women face most violence by partner

🕔13:29, 28.May 2019

Download PDF News Global estimates published by the World Health Organization (WHO) indicate that about 1 in 3 (35%) women worldwide have experienced either physical and/or sexual intimate partner violence or non-partner sexual violence in their lifetime. Important findings Worldwide

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In A First, Marriage Between Man, Transwoman Set To Be Registered

🕔11:15, 21.May 2019

Download PDF A marriage between a man and a transwoman is set to be registered in Tamil Nadu for the first time More in News The couple — A. Srija, 20 and B. Arun Kumar, 23 — who got married

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In a first for Asia, Taiwan Bill legalises same-sex marriage

🕔08:20, 18.May 2019

Download PDF Taiwan’s parliament has become the first in Asia to legalise same-sex marriage More in News The bill allows same-sex couples to form ‘exclusive permanent unions’ and lets them apply for a ‘marriage registration’ with government agencies. Bill gives

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No job without local language skills: Assam literary body

🕔10:54, 17.May 2019

News: An Assamese literary organisation issued a diktat to the people, who do not know Assamese or any other indigenous language. Key points: The Assam Sahitya Sabha, established in 1917 has issued a diktat saying people who do not know

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