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Muslim outfits on women\u2019s reservation Bill: \u2018Not all women enjoy same privilege\u2019, demand OBC quota

Indian Express 23 Sep 2023
Though not opposed to the women\u2019s quota Bill granting 33 per cent reservation to women in Parliament and state legislatures, leaders of Muslim organisations and parties have said that the Bill should have had quota for Other Backward Classes (OBC) and Muslims and that the ...

2 Norwegian politicians under scrutiny

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 23 Sep 2023
STAVANGER, Norway -- The political careers of two of Norway's most powerful women are under threat after it was revealed that their husbands were trading in stocks behind their backs ... The cases of the two women on opposite sides of the political divide are separate but their defense is more or less the same.

Indian Parliament will reserve 33% of seats for women, in several years

Deseret News 23 Sep 2023
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is welcomed at the Bharatiya Janata Party headquarters, where he was honored a day after the women’s reservation bill was passed by the Indian Parliament in New Delhi on Friday, Sep ... The idea to reserve seats for women was deliberated in the late 1990s but a lack of consensus among parties made it tough to pursue.

With another wicket down, PTI fate hangs in balance: Tareen

Dawn 23 Sep 2023
Imran Khan’s PTI lost another wicket, this time a former member of the National Assembly from Punjab and party’s women wing president Munazza Hassan who joined Istehkham-i-Pakistan Party (IPP) and made the decision public at a joint presser with IPP patron and former confidant of the PTI chairman, Jahangir Khan Tareen, on Friday.

Unmarried women above 21 yrs of age included under MP’s Ladli Behna Scheme

Hindustan Times 23 Sep 2023
Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday announced that unmarried women above 21 years of age will be included under the Ladli Behna Yojana and will receive Rs.1,250 monthly aid, as per the scheme ... The CM added that under the scheme, which benefits around 1.32 crore women, will be gradually increased to Rs.3,000 per month.

Congress on BJP-JD(S) alliance in K'taka: "Long suspected secret is out"

International Business Times 23 Sep 2023
Chindambaram urged people of the southern state to take note of this alliance between the conservative parties that want to preserve the old order ... The SC, ST, OBC, Minorities and women of Karnataka must take note of this alliance between conservative, regressive and misogynist parties that want to preserve the old order.".

Fallout like Spain’s was ‘inevitable’ in women’s soccer, says Arsenal and England star Leah Williamson

CNN 23 Sep 2023
... on the lips in the aftermath of Spain winning its first Women’s World Cup. A month on from the incident, a breakthrough in the dispute now appears to have been reached after the two parties, along with the government’s High Council of Sport (CSD), came to a series of agreements.

Election heat is on, from Rajasthan to Madhya Pradesh; Kovind panel on simultaneous polls to hold first meeting

Indian Express 23 Sep 2023
... Gandhi are heading to the state to address a meeting of party workers in Jaipur on Saturday ... The BJP is also witnessing an internal churn in the state, with senior party leader Uma Bharti ramping up her demand for the OBC quota in the just-passed women\u2019s reservation Bill.

Leonardo DiCaprio ‘getting to know 25-year-old model Vittoria Ceretti on deeper level’

Emporia Gazette 23 Sep 2023
Leonardo DiCaprio is said to be getting serious with 25-year-old model Vittoria Ceretti ... They were seen in a video exclusively obtained by Page Six kissing and partying together at the electrifying Hï Ibiza club and a few weeks later headed to California ... Mel B reveals fitness secrets for women in 'later years' ... London party last week ... .

Marriage declines in China as young Chinese choose dating, staying single

Al Jazeera 23 Sep 2023
list 2 of 4India to raise legal marriage age for women, activists sceptical ... Women at the entrance to a nightclub in Beijing during the Qixi Festival in 2015 [Fred Dufour/AFP] ‘I choose not to get married’ ... Traditional communities fragmented as tens of millions of men and women migrated to the expanding cities for work.

Why 'wokeness' is doomed to fail

The Spectator 23 Sep 2023
To make matters worse the identitarian consensus then insists with equal vigour that only the approved speakers from each marginal group have the right to lay down the law. British Asians and West Africans who support the Conservative party or women who oppose trans rights are the wrong type of minority voice and must be silenced.

India’s Parliament passes law that will reserve a third of legislature seats for women from 2029

Wtop 22 Sep 2023
NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s Parliament has approved landmark legislation that reserves one-third of the seats in its powerful lower house and in state legislatures for women to ensure more equal representation, ending a 27-year impasse over the bill amid a lack of consensus among political parties.

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