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UN raises violence against women and girls issue in Afghananistan-dnmUN raises violence against women and girls issue in Afghananistan-dnm

UN raises violence against women and girls issue in Afghananistan

Women and girls living in horror are curbing all past and present efforts for peace and sustainable development in Afghanistan, Khaama Press reported.

World News Nov 25, 2021, 2:36 PM IST

Escaped journalist recounts Afghan women horror: Taliban search house-to-house for women, girls for marriage-dnmEscaped journalist recounts Afghan women horror: Taliban search house-to-house for women, girls for marriage-dnm

Escaped journalist recounts Afghan women horror: Taliban search house-to-house for women, girls for marriage

Hollie McKay, writing in The Dallas Morning News said that after the takeover of Kabul last week, the Taliban have been going house-to-house in the country, looking for women and girls over 15 for marriage.

World News Aug 25, 2021, 5:08 PM IST

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Woman shot dead in Afghanistan for wearing 'tight dress'

A young woman in Afghanistan was reportedly shot dead just for wearing 'tight clothes' by Taliban terrorists. It is believed that the Taliban has captured about 100 women and girls to be handed over to terrorists engaged in war as a 'gift'.
 

World News Aug 10, 2021, 12:37 PM IST

Expert knowledge on why menstruating women were denied COVID jabs in Karnataka-ycbExpert knowledge on why menstruating women were denied COVID jabs in Karnataka-ycb

Expert knowledge on why menstruating women were denied COVID jabs in Karnataka

As reports of menstruating women from North Karnataka reportedly denied vaccine jabs at health centers stating that they may experience 'fatigue', gynecologists say that it is wrong to deny the jab as  it won't make any difference if women and girls are menstruating.

Health Jul 4, 2021, 5:46 PM IST

This 8-year-old's grit, determination will leave you surprised, insping you to build a six-packThis 8-year-old's grit, determination will leave you surprised, insping you to build a six-pack

This 8-year-old’s grit, determination will leave you surprised, inspiring you to build a six-pack

Pooja has built six packs abs just at the age of 8 and her dream is to bring India a gold medal at the Olympics. Sponsored by Virat Kohli foundation, Pooja has been practicing running for 8 hours a day and she urges women and girls to become strong so that no one takes advantage of them.
 

India Dec 27, 2019, 10:47 AM IST

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Pink vehicles launched for women and girls in Rajouri

The Mahindra Supro Exclusive women pink vehicles were launched on Friday by the district development commissioner (DDC), Rajouri, Mohammad Aijaz Asad, in the presence of senior superintendent of police (SSP), Yougal Manhas, additional deputy commissioner (ADP) Rajouri, Sher Singh among other officials.

India Oct 12, 2019, 1:55 PM IST