Category: Women

Apple to Support Malala Fund’s mission

Apple Developer Academies have decided to support the Malala Fund’s mission to provide education opportunities to girls across the globe. This was confirmed by Nobel peace laureate Malala Yousafzai. She has said that this will help in her mission of free ,safe, quality education. Meeting the young developers at the Apple Developer Academy Malala said […]

18 lakh women may lose jobs post Maternity Bill amendment

The Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill, which is lauded as one of the most progressive reforms in country, may make it hard for up to 18 lakh women to find jobs this financial year, says a report. According to staffing company TeamLease Services’ latest report – The impact of maternity benefits on business and employment – […]

Sunny Leone against animal testing for her cosmetics brand

Actress Sunny Leone’s cosmetics brand ‘Star Struck by Sunny Leone’ uses animal rights organisation PETA India’s cruelty-free logo as it is against testing products on animals. The brand will be featured on People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India’s ‘Companies That Don’t Test on Animals’ list, which recognises companies that sell only cruelty-free […]

Anukreethy Vas crowned Miss India World 2019 title

Anukreethy Vas, a 19-year-old from Tamil Nadu, won miss India world beauty pageant 2018 beating 30 contestants. The first runner-up was Meenakshi Chaudhary from Haryana, followed by Shreya Rao from Andhra Pradesh. Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar crowned Anukreethy at grand finale in Mumbai at the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Indoor Stadium. Anukreethy is studying BA […]