October 27, 2020 2:10 pm
"This is wrong -- period products are essential," the official handle of the Welsh government tweeted
June 30, 2020 1:43 pm
The activists of the NGO, Nari Shakti Club, which has set up the pad-bank, claim this is the first such initiative in the state.
May 28, 2020 7:10 pm
Poor feminine hygiene during one’s periods can lead to vaginal irritation, urinary tract infections (UTI), and even cervical cancer.
April 21, 2020 10:12 pm
Along with the Pune Police, a team of 15 volunteers have been making rounds in small pockets of the city, where women, at any given time and place, may find it difficult to gain access to sanitary napkins.
September 29, 2019 3:17 pm
Customers, including men, are lining up, for family, relatives, delighted at the slashed price of the Suvidha packets. But the owner of the store wishes govt had done more to advertise them
August 26, 2019 3:27 pm
The biodegradable sanitary napkins 'Suvidha' will be available at the subsidised price at designated centres from August 27, Mansukh Mandaviya told PTI.
June 12, 2019 4:33 pm
Currently, such kendras are located in areas like Shakarpur, Mayur Vihar, Sangam Vihar, Malviya Nagar, Okhala, Hari Nagar, Subash Nagar in New Delhi; Bhopal, Dewas, Gwalior, Indore in Madhya Pradesh; Patna, Muzaffarpur, Gaya in Bihar; and Ambala, Faridabad, Rohtak in Haryana to name a few.
March 27, 2019 9:08 am
In the US, the Federal Bureau of Prisons issued a memo in 2017 mandating that feminine hygiene products be available to all female inmates in federal institutions at no cost.
March 26, 2019 8:38 am
With three workers supervised by a group of women who arrange donations, the unit is manufacturing around 20,000 napkins per month which are eco-friendly and biodegradable as being using wood pulp, cotton and organic fibre.
February 18, 2019 5:01 pm
It is not for the first time that sanitary napkins for girls in school were promised in Punjab budget. The first such budgetary allocation was made in 2016-17 when then finance minister Parminder Singh Dhindsa under SAD-BJP government announced ‘Swastha Kanya Yojna’.