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More men now seek counselling

September 12th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Breakdown of support systems and the "conflict of expectations" are leading to problems in relationships, with more men now approaching counselling centres for their ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Before V-Day, it’s salon visit for women

February 13th, 2012 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Nupur Sharma is 20 and wants to celebrate the Valentine's Day in a nice pub at Pitampura. But to look stunning on the special night, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

UN asks China to suspend resettlement of Tibetan nomads

February 1st, 2012 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Feb 1 (IANS) The UN has asked China to suspend non-voluntary resettlement of Tibetan nomadic herders from their traditional lands and to support them with rural extension programmes.UN special ... Read more...

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Sharjah Business Women Council signs MoU with Oxfam

December 9th, 2011 - 12:02 am ICT by IANS
Sharjah, Dec 8 (IANS/WAM) Sharjah Business Women Council (SBWC) Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Oxfam GB, a member of an international confederation of 15 organisations working together ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Bihar’s silent revolution: 30,000 women now own land

January 19th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Imran Khan Patna, Jan 19 (IANS) Until two-and-a-half years ago, Parvatia Devi and Kamla Devi were among the poorest of the poor. They worked as farm labourers and did odd jobs to ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Make banking available to all: Pratibha Patil

December 23rd, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 23 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Thursday said the first priority of the Indian banking system must be to support a vibrant and inclusive economy and pointed out that only ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Gerd Muller rated best footballer by German legend Paul Breitner

November 17th, 2010 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 16 (IANS) Celebrated German World Cupper Paul Breitner Tuesday rated compatriot Gerd Muller as the best footballer of the last half a century."In my opinion, Gerd Muller is the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Indian football gets its first theme song

November 11th, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 11 (IANS) Indian football's first theme music video was launched here Thursday and will be used during the charity match between East Bengal All Star and Bayern Munich F.C ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

US non-profit group asking for interview clothes donation for the unemployed

February 23rd, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 23 (ANI): Dress For Success, a non-profit organization, is urging women in the U.S. to donate one new or nearly new interview suit at any Dressbarn store to help ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Sovereignty wasn’t on ULFA’s agenda initially: Founder member

February 3rd, 2010 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Demow (Assam), Feb 3 (IANS) The outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom's (ULFA) demand for sovereignty or independence - now the major stumbling block for opening peace talks with ... Read more...

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AFTER 1- Latin American leaders seek `forever’ presidencies

August 16th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
By Franz Smets and Helmut Reuter Sao Paulo/Mexico City, Aug 16 (DPA) Many democratically elected Latin American presidents are reluctant to relinquish office as their terms draw to a close. In an effort ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Sanitation crisis bigger killer than any war: Sulabh chief

March 31st, 2009 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 31 (IANS) Water-borne diseases claim more lives than any war, the head of an NGO credited with improving the sanitation system across India said Tuesday. "At any given time, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Kids are being damaged by mums going to work!

February 2nd, 2009 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 2 (ANI): A new survey suggests that kids are being damaged with more and more mothers going to work.It has been said that the growing economic independence of women ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Individualism, lack of love blighting children’s lives: survey

February 2nd, 2009 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 2 (IANS) Increasing family break-ups, too much competition at school and “excessive individualism” are making children's lives harder than before, according to the findings of the largest-ever survey of childhood ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Centre ignoring Uttar Pradesh: Mayawati

August 15th, 2008 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 15 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati Friday charged the Congress-led central government with ignoring her state and said it would march forward without ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Power, freedom themes of Kerala artist Sajitha’s works (Art Review)

July 10th, 2008 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) In 1928, Virginia Woolf spoke to her class at Cambridge University's Girton College about the need for a woman to be economically independent and have ... Read more...

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Send2Press Technology and Software News Weekly Summary: Dec. 14, 2007

December 30th, 2007 - 12:14 am ICT by admin
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Dec. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- The weekly news feature summary from the Send2Press Wire Service includes this week: B Real of Cypress Hill releases new mixtape, 'The Gunslinger ... Read more...

Posted in Press Release |

World Women Trade Fair Hosts Expo that Celebrates World Culture and Economic Independence

December 30th, 2007 - 12:08 am ICT by admin
SANTA MONICA, Calif. - Dec. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- For the first-time ever, the folks who live in Santa Monica and surrounding areas, will get a taste of third-world culture at the ... Read more...

Posted in Press Release |