Celebrating Tamil women in Singapore

In commemoration with the 2021 International Women’s Day and the declaration of Year (2021) of Celebrating SG women by Singapore government, Annamalai University Alumni Association (Singapore chapter) held a virtual conference recently centering on the theme ‘sky is the limit’ featuring discussion with empowering talks from some of the eminent women speakers. Continue Reading

‘Govt should provide free vaccine for cervical cancer’

City-based Akash Fertility Centre and Hospital conducted a cancer screening camp for women to mark the International Women’s Day and urged the government to provide free vaccine to women suffering from cervical cancer. Continue Reading

Modi, leaders extend International Women’s Day greetings

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Tamilnadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit and other leaders have extended International Women’s Day (IWD) greetings. Continue Reading

IIT-Madras launches new programme for women

In view of the International Women’s Day, the Indian Institute of Technology-Madras (IIT-M) has launched the ‘Women Leading IITM’ (WLI) program to boost women leadership in science and technology. Continue Reading

Farmers’ protest to enter 100th day, new agitations planned

The farmers’ unions protesting against the three farm laws have announced a five-hour blockade of the Kundli-Manesar-Palwal (KMP) Expressway on Saturday to mark the 100th day of their ongoing agitation. Continue Reading

Steps to tackle sexual harassment discussed

City-based PENN (Protection & Empowerment of Naree), an organisation working to prevent sexual violence against women and children, observed its first anniversary with a gathering here recently. Continue Reading

Say cheese in style

”To become a successful photographer, you need patience and dedication’, says S Sai Priya aka Castle Mountains, a resident of the Anna Nagar, who has made a name for herself as a successful documentary lenswoman. Continue Reading

Venkaiah pitches greater role for women

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today pitched for greater representation of women in Parliament and State legislatures.
Ahead of International Women’s Day (8 March), Venkaiah lamented that gender equality and women safety remained elusive despite women achieving remarkable feat, and advocated for a change in mindset of the society, supplemented by educational and employment avenues for women. Continue Reading

Venkaiah pitches for greater role of women in legislatures.

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday pitched for greater representation of women in Parliament and state legislatures. Continue Reading