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Kangana Ranaut was an unwanted girl child; actress shares her journey on Twitter (Read this) RCBKangana Ranaut was an unwanted girl child; actress shares her journey on Twitter (Read this) RCB

Kangana Ranaut was an unwanted girl child; actress shares her journey on Twitter (Read this)

Kangana Ranaut says ‘I Was An Unwanted Girl Child, But I Was Much Needed’ as he responding to filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri’s tweet; read details
 

Entertainment Mar 28, 2021, 3:39 PM IST

Meet Srishti Goswami, Uttarakhand CM today Girl Child Day-VPNMeet Srishti Goswami, Uttarakhand CM today Girl Child Day-VPN

Meet Srishti Goswami, Uttarakhand chief minister for a day

Today is National Girl Child Day -- a day dedicated to promoting awareness about the rights of the girl child and to increase awareness on the importance of girl education, and their health and nutrition. One such initiative has been taken up Uttarakhand.

Top Stories Jan 24, 2021, 9:12 AM IST

Unseen childhood pictures of Anushka Sharma making us think will the baby girl resemble her? ANKUnseen childhood pictures of Anushka Sharma making us think will the baby girl resemble her? ANK

Unseen childhood pictures of Anushka Sharma making us think will the baby girl resemble her?

 Indian cricket team skipper Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma were blessed with a baby girl on January 11, 2021.

Entertainment Jan 20, 2021, 12:22 PM IST

Karnataka Police shoot man who kidnapped, raped four-year-old girl in Bengaluru -ymnKarnataka Police shoot man who kidnapped, raped four-year-old girl in Bengaluru -ymn

Karnataka: Police shoot man who kidnapped, raped four-year-old girl in Bengaluru

The Bengaluru police on October 12 have opened fire at a man for allegedly kidnapping a four-year-old girl and raping her. The accused has been identified as Dinesh; the incident took place at Vatal Nagaraj Road.

India Oct 12, 2020, 1:17 PM IST

International Day of the Girl 2020: Six inspiring daughters who make India proud-dnmInternational Day of the Girl 2020: Six inspiring daughters who make India proud-dnm

International Day of the Girl 2020: Six inspiring daughters who make India proud

Six Indian women winners who are an inspiration to every Indian girl child lifted up the spirits and wished every girl child on the occasion. “A nation that loves it daughter is a strong nation,” they said.

India Oct 11, 2020, 1:55 PM IST

International Day of the Girl 2020: 10 women who are examples of women empowerment-vpnInternational Day of the Girl 2020: 10 women who are examples of women empowerment-vpn

International Day of the Girl 2020: 10 women who are examples of women empowerment

Today, October 11, is World Girl's Day. International Day of the Girl Child is celebrated worldwide for women's rights, their voice and well-being. Women are lagging behind in society despite of giving equal participation in education, science, literature, medical, arts and culture. Therefore, the importance of this day is huge when a special day is celebrated to raise the rights and voice of women all over the world. 

India Oct 11, 2020, 10:50 AM IST

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Acid attack survivor throws light on issue of women safety in India

Acid attack survivor Pragya Prasun Singh talks about the raging issue of women safety in India, throws light on her journey so far & has a message for all on the occasion of International Day of the Girl.

Video Oct 11, 2020, 12:27 AM IST

Upset with wife giving birth to 5th girl child, husband poisons 9-month-old -ycbUpset with wife giving birth to 5th girl child, husband poisons 9-month-old -ycb

Upset with wife giving birth to 5th girl child, husband poisons 9-month-old

Gender discrimination and killing of the girl child still exists despite government intervention and many campaigns. In the latest of these cases, a man from Chirang poisoned the child and then buried her. After a complaint, police tracked down the body. However, the accused is on the run.

Crime Sep 4, 2020, 6:15 PM IST

Bihar 65-year-old woman delivers 8 babies in 14 months, but how-ycbBihar 65-year-old woman delivers 8 babies in 14 months, but how-ycb

Bihar: 65-year-old woman delivers 8 babies in 14 months, but how?

There are those who make the most of government schemes, like a few women in Bihar did, with the Rs 1,400 assistance provided to new mothers of girl children.

India Aug 22, 2020, 4:32 PM IST

Man bashed up for trying to abduct 3-year-old girlMan bashed up for trying to abduct 3-year-old girl

Man bashed up for trying to abduct 3-year-old girl

A child lifter was caught during an attempt to steal a girl in broad daylight in Karnataka’s Kalaburagi.

India Aug 8, 2020, 4:34 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh DGP orders probe into video of 6-year-old mopping college room in presence of copAndhra Pradesh DGP orders probe into video of 6-year-old mopping college room in presence of cop

Andhra Pradesh DGP orders probe into video of 6-year-old mopping college room in presence of cop

A six-year girl child in Andhra Pradesh was engaged in cleaning the floor of a classroom designated for spot valuation. At that time, her father and two police head constables were present and did not stop her from cleaning the classroom.

Crime May 19, 2020, 11:27 AM IST

Varanasi gynaecologist's act serves as inspiration and lesson  to change mindsetVaranasi gynaecologist's act serves as inspiration and lesson  to change mindset

Varanasi gynaecologist's act serves as inspiration and lesson to change mindset

Despite a lot of steps being taken to raise awareness and educate people about valuing girls in equation to boys, in many parts of the country, there is still a stigma attached to the girl child. Parents want and often pray that they give birth to a son. Female foeticide is an ugly phenomenon that is still prevalent. 
 

India Apr 14, 2020, 2:58 PM IST

Woman IAS officer Inayat Khan adopts girl children of Pulwama martyrsWoman IAS officer Inayat Khan adopts girl children of Pulwama martyrs

Woman IAS officer Inayat Khan adopts girl children of Pulwama martyrs

It's been one year since the ghastly Pulwama attack that took the lives of 40 brave CRPF jawans. This incident shook the entire nation then. Bollywood stars, government officials and other citizens of the country had come forward offering help to the families of the martyrs. Among those who came forward to help, one of them was a woman IAS officer hailing from the Muslim community.

India Feb 14, 2020, 3:21 PM IST

Khap leader Naresh Tikait says big no to love marriage will never allow itKhap leader Naresh Tikait says big no to love marriage will never allow it

Khap leader Naresh Tikait says big no to love marriage; ‘will never allow it’

The leader of Balian Khap Choudhary, Naresh Tikait on November 21 said love marriage is unacceptable when “we spend Rs 20-30 lakh on our girl child’s studies and we bring them up. How can they marry by their own will and choice?
 

India Nov 22, 2019, 9:12 AM IST

Man gives triple talaq after wife gives birth to girl childMan gives triple talaq after wife gives birth to girl child

Man gives triple talaq after wife gives birth to girl child

The couple got married 11 years ago and they have four daughters. After she gave birth to the fifth daughter, the husband allegedly gave triple talaq.
 

India Oct 20, 2019, 5:40 PM IST