While the enrolment ratio of girl children has gone up, so has the drop-out ratio. Dealing with puberty is among the major reasons. According to the latest Child Rights and You (CRY) report, only one in every three school-going children in the country finish class 12 at an appropriate age.
According to the latest Monster Salary Index (MSI), men earn Rs 46.19 more in comparison to women. The median gross hourly salary for men in India in 2018 stood at Rs 242.49, while for women it is Rs 196.3
To mark the International Women's Day, Google posted a heartwarming doodle. The doodle showcased illustrated stories by 12 female artists of different backgrounds who shared their personal stories in a series of visual narratives.