sanitary napkins

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  • No extra tax on sanitary napkins under GST: Government

    No extra tax on sanitary napkins under GST: Government

    Refuting reports that levy on sanitary napkins has been raised under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime, the Finance Ministry on 10 July said the tax incidence on these will remain the same or lower. "There are some remarks......

    July 11, 2017
  • Disposable sanitary napkins mess up health and hygiene

    Disposable sanitary napkins mess up health and hygiene

    Long-lasting, comfortable, stain-free and affordable are the thoughts that come to every woman's mind when she picks up a disposable sanitary napkin. What doesn't occur to most women is that over a billion of these non-compostable sanitary pads are making......

    June 4, 2017
  • Mohali girls start campaign for sanitary napkins

    Mohali girls start campaign for sanitary napkins

    To help slum area women get easy access to sanitary napkins, two city girls have taken to the social media in order to generate funds as well as awareness about the issue. Launching the 15-day campaign from 1 June, these......

    June 3, 2017
  • Jodhpur to get state's first sanitary napkin incinerators

    Jodhpur to get state's first sanitary napkin incinerators

    In a first for Rajasthan, incinerators for the disposal of used sanitary napkins will soon be installed in government-run girls schools here. Made of clay, the incinerators will cost very little when compared to electric ones, and convert the used......

    May 4, 2017
  • Taboos: Eat no pickle, touch no pickle?

    Taboos: Eat no pickle, touch no pickle?

    Revered as the land of devis (Goddesses) by saints, believers and thinkers of Hinduism, India is known for female deities and goddesses being worshiped on its soil. For wealth and knowledge, child and peace, Indians are accustomed to offering gratitude......

    March 3, 2017