November 01, 2019 4:50 pm
"The words we use directly impact their (kids) potential. When we tell them they can be anything, they bloom; when we don't, they wilt. And when we stereotype them based on their genders, that gets ingrained into their psyche," said Samantha Ettus in a Ted Talk.
September 18, 2019 2:17 pm
The parents refer to their 17-month-old baby as "they" instead of "him" or "her", and dress their child in gender-neutral clothing. Their parenting style attempts to "mitigate the gender bias that society places on children."
May 16, 2018 4:53 am
Senior Medical Officer (SMO) Manjeet Singh said, “The infant is all right. Her mother breastfed her.” The SMO added that the child was with her mother and nobody had approached them for adopting the infant.
June 19, 2017 6:12 am
Strongly criticising this “biased” approach in education, Dr Tarlok Bandhu, principal, Khalsa College of Education, Muktsar said, “This approach will further strengthen the notion in the society that humanities is an inferior stream and meant only for girls.”
February 22, 2016 11:53 am
The ban was implemented recently by the panchayat of Suraj village in Kadi taluka of Mehsana.
November 20, 2014 1:35 am
Safety of girls in schools is a neglected area of study despite its impacts on girls’ dropout rate, the report noted.
December 10, 2013 5:03 am
Two art exhibitions bring the issues of gender bias under the spotlight by discussing what society denies women.
November 07, 2013 2:21 am
The entire Lord of the Rings trilogy,all Star Wars movies,The Social Network, Pulp Fiction and all but one of the Harry Potter movies fail this test.
March 13, 2013 9:00 pm
Book is in violation of the Pre-Conception Act,says SHiv Sena MLA.
April 10, 2012 4:34 pm
The belief that girls are not at par with boys when it comes to mathematical skills because of biological differences is actually a myth and it stems from a gender bias from school teachers,says a new study.
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