Air Pollution Can Lead To Infertility, Birth Complications: Emerging Research

Bengaluru: Air pollution does not only cause premature deaths but also affects fertility and the bir...

Women More Likely To Work If They Can Control Their Earnings: Study

Bengaluru: Poor women in socially restrictive households in India were more likely to take up jobs...

Climate Change, Farm Crisis, Unemployment: 2019 In 5 Charts

Mumbai: This was an important year for data, with the release of long-pending statistics on unemploy...

Taking ‘Mummyji’ Along Key To Effective Family Planning, UP Data Suggest

Bengaluru: Living with the mother-in-law restricts a daughter-in-law’s mobility and ability to for...

India’s Fight Against Anaemia Is Picking Up Pace, States Have To Do More

Faridabad, Haryana and New Delhi: It was past 2 p.m. Khusbu Chaudhari, 24, seven months pregnant, wa...

Why Indian Pharmacies Are Reluctant To Stock Abortion Pills

Mumbai: Medical abortion drugs are not available at retail pharmacies in Rajasthan, a study released...

73.2% Of Rural Women Workers Are Farmers, But Own 12.8% Land Holdings

Nashik, Maharashtra: Pushpa Kadale was nine months pregnant and had a two-and-a-half-year-old daught...

After Nirbhaya, More Crimes Against Women Reported, But Justice Falters

Mumbai: Women are more likely to report abuse and sexual attacks after the 2012 Delhi gang-rape know...

Sarla Devi, The Child Brides Of Sitapur And The End Of Education

Sitapur, Uttar Pradesh: Vats with food bubbled near Sarla Devi’s mud house, as some of 200 visitor...

If Women Could Decide, Bihar Wouldn’t Have A Population Crisis

Gaya: If it were up to her, Saroja Devi, 23, would not have had three children. But it is not up to ...