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Evelyn Sharma builds homes for underprivileged women

Mar 09, 2017 12:04 PM Prominent women leaders from different fields joined this initiative of building homes for underprivileged women.

Status of women in Russia and India is similar: Maria Danilyuk, Russian actress

Jan 06, 2017 06:20 PM According to Russian Actress Maria Daniluk women have not been as strong as men as they have been historically weaker.

Girls can do everything that boys can: Urvashi Rautela

Dec 27, 2016 08:55 PM Indian actor Urvashi Rautela feels that human beings should be kind to animals as they are blessed with intelligence.

Amrita Rao encourages underprivileged children in Mumbai

Nov 28, 2016 12:40 PM “I appreciate the spectacular work of the entire team of Khel Khel Mein for bringing such happiness through education in the lives of slum children,” she said during an event in Mumbai.

Gurdas Maan performs for the cause of widows

Nov 10, 2016 01:12 PM The performance at the charity concert was organized by The Loomba Foundation.

In Delhi, a monologue on womanhood by Kalki Koechlin

Sep 06, 2016 04:54 PM Through her monologue the acclaimed actress will be igniting a discourse on various issues related to gender empowerment.

Rajnikanth's daughter becomes UN advocate for Gender

Aug 30, 2016 12:20 PM Aishwarya Rajinikanth Dhanush has been appointed UN Women’s Goodwill Ambassador of India for gender equality.

Struggles never end in life, says Quantico star Priyanka Chopra

Jul 22, 2016 04:33 PM UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador and Bollywood actor Priyanka Chopra feels that instead of feeling jealous of each other women support women. She was addressing over 100 adolescents from different schools in Delhi and Haryana highlighting the need to give a Fair Start to every child.
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Society loves to imagine the worst: Shovna Narayan

Jul 04, 2016 07:15 PM Urging women to surge ahead with their inner strength, Kathak exponent and danseuse Padamshree Shovana Narayan exhorts women for not getting perturbed about the negative vibes from the society. Excerpts from an exclusive interview to Ashok Kumar of OneWorld South Asia:
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Talk openly about menstruation, periods are not bad: Kareena Kapoor

Jun 16, 2016 06:35 PM Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor and UNICEF Goodwill advocate Kareena Kapoor was in Lucknow to attend an event called 'Celebrating Menstrual Hygiene for all Girls, for all Women'. Kapoor talks to Ashok Kumar of OneWorld South Asia on topics like menstruation, sex education and social taboos. Excerpts from the interaction:

Jacqueline joins campaign to house Chennai flood victims

May 04, 2016 01:07 PM Jacqueline Fernandez along with hundreds of volunteers engages herself in the task of building homes for Tamil Nadu flood victims.

Sachin Tendulkar to bat for ‘Skill India’ campaign

Apr 11, 2016 06:20 PM The government has roped in the cricket sensation for highlighting its skill development programme.

Priyanka Chopra exhorts Indian teenagers on anaemia

Jan 05, 2016 01:19 PM Donning the hat of UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Priyanka Chopra urged youngsters to be aware of Anaemia.

Shakira urges leaders to join early childhood revolution

Sep 24, 2015 03:58 PM UNICEF is highlighting that early childhood development provides a natural link between the new global goals.

Bollywood divas Alia, Priyanka and Freida bat for Girl Rising

Aug 31, 2015 02:45 PM The Girl Rising campaign is partnering with non-profits working on behalf of girls across India and around the world.

LGBTs should not feel caged in our society, says Priya Dutt

Aug 20, 2015 01:00 AM Expressing solidarity with gay rights activists, Congress leader Priya Dutt said that sexuality of an individual is a private matter.
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We need to be more tolerant of sexual diversity: Monica Dogra

Jul 22, 2015 05:30 PM Bollywood actor Monica Dogra, known for her roles in films like 'David' and 'Dhobi Ghat', in an interview to OneWorld South Asia stressed on removing the stigma attached to the transgendered community by building a more inclusive society. Excerpts from the interview:
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Girls should not be embarrassed about menstruation: Gul Panag

May 28, 2015 05:05 PM “During my growing up years and even today, I see women and girls shying away from mentioning the ‘M’ word,” said actress Gul Panag.
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Will try to bat my best as UNICEF envoy: Sachin Tendulkar

Jan 16, 2015 04:10 PM Calling children as raw diamonds, the Indian cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar promises to play his second innings for the little masters.

Sania Mirza to raise awareness on gender equality

Jan 08, 2015 06:15 PM Tennis superstar Sania Mirza is UN Women’s Goodwill Ambassador for South Asia.
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