The behaviour of young women is different. Their participation fell from 18 per cent before demonetisation to nearly 10 per cent in a year after demonetisation. They suffered a greater hit than the rest of the women. … [Read more...] about No Country for Young Working Women
Women live longer than men
Congested rooms, untidy kitchens, poor sanitation, absence of surveillance cameras and poor security had been observed in many hostels. Anybody can walk into them, speak to the students and take them out. This is the situation in many hostels for students and working women being run in and around the city. … [Read more...] about How safe are girls, women in private hostels ?
“This is entirely the result of the hard work of these farmers, we only suugested them to take to organic farming and use other SRI which involves planting less seeds, planting them in rows spaced 10 inches from each other and using organic manure,” says Govind Yadav of Gramin Vikas Samiti. … [Read more...] about Organic rice cultivation transforming lives of Damoh farmers
First round: Prakash Amritraj (Ind) bt Guillaume Rufin (Fra) 6-7 (4), 6-2, 6-3; Matthias Bachinger (Ger) bt 7-Yen-Hsun Lu (Tpe) 6-4, 3-6, 6-4; Cedrik-Marcel Stebe (Ger) bt Igor Sijsling (Ned) 6-4, 6-4; 5-Benoit Paire (Fra) bt Flavio Cipolla (Ita) 6-3, 6-4; Roberto Bautista Agut (Esp) bt Blaz Kavcic (Slo) 7-6 (6), 6-2; Somdev Devvarman (Ind) bt Jan Hajek (Cze) 6-3, 6-3; Dudi Sela (Isr) bt Rajeev Ram (USA) 6-4, 6-1; Sergiy Stakhovsky (Ukr) bt Ruben Bemelmans (Bel) 7-6 (7), 7-6 (5). … [Read more...] about Prakash does Amritraj name proud
In the 2009 Chennai Open, Somdev Devvarman (84) defeated Carlos Moya (the then 42) and Ivo Karlovic (the then 25). In the Legg Mason Tennis Classic, he defeated Marin Cilic. In 2011, at the ATP Masters 1000, he defeated Marcos Baghdatis (the then No.22) and moved to World No.73. At the Sony Ericsson Miami Masters ATP 1000 tournament in 2011, he defeated Milos Raonic (No.34). At the Serbia Open in 2011, he avenged his US Open defeat by defeating Guillermo Garcia-Lopez. He made his Davis Cup debut in 2008. He has defeated Janko Tipsarevic in his Davis Cup tenure. … [Read more...] about Some of the biggest wins in Indian tennis (singles)