Monday, May 27, 2024

Topic: Menstruation

‘Menstruation not a handicap’: Smriti Irani opposes paid period leave for women

Opposing the concept of paid menstrual leaves for women, Union Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani said in the Rajya Sabha that menstruation and the menstrual cycle are not a handicap.

In a first, university in Kerala grants menstrual leave for female students

Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) has announced menstruation leave for its girl students. This is the first time in Kerala that menstrual leave is given for students.

Documentary on menstruation in India wins an Oscar

Period. End of Sentence, a film on menstruation, set in rural India has won the Oscar in the Documentary Short Subject category at the 91st Academy Awards.