YS Sharmila

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YS Sharmila Detained Amid 'Silent Protest' At Tank Bund

YSR Telangana Party President YS Sharmila was detained by the Hyderabad Police, on March 8. As per sources, Sharmila was holding a 'silent protest' with the party activists, when the city police arrested her. The protest was organised on the occasion of 'International Women's Day" to raise voices against crime against women in Telangana. She also blamed the Telangana Government for not taking action against the criminals.

Thu, 09 Mar 2023 - 11:39 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: YS Sharmila, YSRTP, Telangana Police, arrested, International women's day

Courtesy: The Hindu

Ashok Gehlot

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Rajasthan CM Announces Free Bus Service For Woman

Ashok Gehlot, the CM of Rajasthan, announced a special offer for female citizens of Rajasthan. Marking the International Women's Day, the Congress-led Government announced free bus travel for a day to all women. The service started on March 7, and will continue till March 8. Announced on Holi, it will be of maximum benefit to those who are travelling after celebrating the festival of Holi-Dhulandi

Tue, 07 Mar 2023 - 06:47 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: ASHOK GEHLOT, Women, Rajasthan Government, Free Travel, International women's day

Courtesy: Zee News India

Kochi police

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'Claim Your Public Place' Kochi Police Spreads Message Assuring Women Safety

The Kochi police started a campaign, 'Claim Your Public Place', on March 8, International Women's Day. The campaign will last for 3 days from March 8-10, assuring women's safety and freedom for them to visit public places during late hours. The campaign will be carried out in three different places in the City and the first campaign has started off at Queen's walkaway.

Wed, 09 Mar 2022 - 10:30 AM / by Rupsa Debnath

Tags: Kochi, Police, International women's day, Women Safety, campaign

Courtesy: ANI

KTR ianugurating FLO Industrial park
KT Rama Rao Launches FLO Industrial Park On Women's Day 2022: Telangana

Telangana IT Minister KT Rama Rao, inaugurated State's first women owned FLO Industrial park, on International Women's Day, March 8.  During inauguration, KTR said, the Rs 250 crore park is owned by women entrepreneurs, under the WE-Hub, an initiative to empower women. The new park, currently have been allotted to 25 women entrepreneurs, with 5 ongoing projects. The new establishment with several units will provide jobs to over 2,000 women.… read-more

Tue, 08 Mar 2022 - 03:51 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: KT Rama Rao, Industrial Park, International women's day, Women entrepreneurs, Telangana

Courtesy: Telangana Today

Bada Imambara

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Free Entry For Women On Women's Day To Historical Monuments: Lucknow

The Lucknow district administration announced free entry for women to the historical monuments in the city, on March 8. "The Lucknow district administration and the Hussainabad Trust will give free entry to women in Chhota Imambara, and Bada Imambara," a notification issued by DM Abhishek Prakash. Notably, International Women's Day is a global day and also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity.

Tue, 08 Mar 2022 - 02:51 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow, International women's day, Historical monuments, Global day

Courtesy: ANI

PM Narendra Modi

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PM Modi Salutes 'Nari Shakti' On The Occasion Of International Women's Day

On the occasion of International Women's Day, PM Narendra Modi extended greetings and said the government will keep its focus on empowering women through various schemes. Taking to Twitter Modi said, "On Women's day, I salute our Nari Shakti and their accomplishments in diverse filed." Later, at the women's saint's camp at Dhordo, PM will address a seminar on International Women's Day where 500 women saints will attend the seminar.

Tue, 08 Mar 2022 - 01:05 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: PM Modi, International women's day, Nari Shakti, Twitter, PMO

Courtesy: ANI

PM Narendra Modi addressing the nation

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International Women's Day, Government To Launch Events For Women

On Women's Day, March 8, the Indian government has planned a series of events to celebrate women-empowerment in India. PM Narendra Modi will address a seminar virtually on the role of women saints and their contribution, attended  by 500 women. Furthermore, Union Minister Anurag Thakur will launch 108 motorcycles under the Mahila Suraksha Kavach for better mobility for the police, ensuring women's safety. In addition, more events are… read-more

Tue, 08 Mar 2022 - 12:18 PM / by Rupsa Debnath

Tags: International women's day, Women Safety, Women Empowerment, Modi Government , events

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

All India Women's Karate Championship

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Delhi Police Organizes Karate Championship On 2022 Women's Day

Delhi Police organized an All India Women's Karate Championship at Talkatora Stadium in New Delhi on the eve of International Women's Day, March 7. Delhi Commissioner Rakesh Asthana and NCW chairperson Rekha Sharma inaugurated the event and congratulated the participants. "I think women who can learn self-defense can protect even their brothers," said Sharma, emphasizing on the need of changing mentality. Notably, on March 8, International… read-more

Tue, 08 Mar 2022 - 09:30 AM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: International women's day, Delhi Police, Delhi, Karate Championship, Talkatora stadium

Courtesy: ANI

Nepal Race

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Women In Nepal Run Carrying Husbands On Back; Sets Example Of Equality

Setting an example of gender equality, women in Nepal's Devghat village raced 100 meters carrying their husbands on their backs. Reportedly, the race was organized by the village council to mark International Women's Day and featured 16 couples. Organiser Durga Bahadur Thapa stated, "we want to send out a message that women also are capable and are no way less than men when it comes to strength and psychological well-being.”

Sat, 13 Mar 2021 - 06:22 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Nepal, Gender Equality, Women Empowerment, International women's day

Women to take centre stage at farmers' protests at Delhi borders

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Women Take Centre Stage At Farmers' Protests At Delhi Borders

Marking International Women's day 2021, women took centre stage at the ongoing farmers' protest against the contentious farm laws. One of the protest organisers stated that, for the day, the stage was managed by women, and the speakers were also women. Besides, the women at the protest sites debated on issues related to farming as well as the plights faced by the women farmers.

Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 10:15 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: International women's day, Farmers' Protest, Farmer's Bill, Farm Laws

Courtesy: The Hindu