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QMumbai: Women Commuters to Queue Up; Mulund Doc Falls off Bike

1.Mumbai Duo Held in First Case of Osmium Smuggling in the Country In the first case of its kind in the country, two men from Jogeshwari have been held for trying to smuggle osmium metal dust into the country. What has set alarm bells ringing is the fact that osmium has limited nuclear weapons applicability, which means that it can ... Read More »

Computer class offered for women

Females in the area are about to get an offer for free. A Computer Skills Training Course is being offered by the Women of Inspiration Fund of the Community Foundation of Southwest Kansas as one of the projects to accomplish the goals of the fund — to encourage, enlighten and enrich lives of women in southwest Kansas. The 5-week Computer ... Read More »

Gypsy women breaking education barriers with uni degrees

Gypsies and travellers may traditionally have the fewest qualifications of any ethnic group in England and Wales, but those going to university in Pembrokeshire say the younger generation is bucking that trend. “What do you want to learn for? You’re not going to make anything of your life.” That was the attitude Leeanne Morgan said she faced from teachers as ... Read More »

Women Make Up Just 29% of All Israeli Computer Science Students

Computer science remains a man’s world in Israel, leaving women at a big disadvantage for jobs in the country’s booming high-tech sector. Although women account for 58% of all students pursing a bachelor’s degree at Israel’s universities and colleges, the rate among students of computer science was just half that (29%), according to figures compiled for the Council for Higher ... Read More »

Women to get extra seats in NITs from next year

The HRD Ministry is planning to introduce supernumerary (extra) seats for female students from next year in order to increase their number. National Institute of Technology, Uttrakhand With a sharp decline in the number of female students wishing to apply for admission in National Institute of Technology (NIT), the HRD Ministry is planning a solution for the same. The ministry ... Read More »

Companies welcome more women joining bike manufacturing sector

Women have started taking over manufacturing units in the motor vehicles industry. (Representational Image) New Delhi: Winds of change are blowing slowly across the shop floors of Hero MotoCorp, Bajaj Auto and Yamaha with women taking up tools to partake in manufacturing of two-wheelers, hitherto a male bastion. As the call for women empowerment gets louder, these major two-wheeler manufacturers are ... Read More »

Women And Finance: Is The Picture Improving?

Studies show women aren’t confident about their finances but are eager to learn. The growth in educational tools tailored for women at banks, brokers and investment houses could improve the picture of women’s finances. Given her skill at handling money, Elizabeth Dodson could be a model for women. She meets quarterly with her financial advisor and holds a monthly meeting ... Read More »

TiE-Aspire Young Achievers Awards 2016 honours three brave women

Three women from different parts of India, Shweta Khatti, Bhakti Sharma, and Aishwarya Pissay, won this year’s Achievers Award. In picture, Shweta Khatti (Image source: facebook.com/Shweta-Katti) RELATED STORIES Internet surfing decreases academic performance, says study Tribal youths convince parents to send children to school All semester exams postponed due to Cyclone Vardah: Anna University Poor standards of learning puts parliamentary ... Read More »

India lost out by ‘keeping women as slaves’: Says Prakash Javadekar

While initiating many proposals and scheme in the field of education since day one of joining, Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar has stunned each and every one. While addressing a gathering at a recent event in Jamia Millia Islamia, said India had lost out by “keeping women as slaves.” On Wednesday, the minister went to the varsity to inaugurate ... Read More »

too much folate in pregnant women increases danger for autism, examine suggests

ladies who plan on turning into pregnant are informed they need sufficient of the nutrient folate to make sureright neurodevelopment in their babies, however new research from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg faculty of Public fitness suggests there can be critical risks in having far an excessive amount of of the equalnutrient. The researchers determined that if a brand new mom ... Read More »