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Women journalists' body lauds members for fortitude

IANS  |  New Delhi 

On International Women's Day, Indian women journalists' body on Thursday commended its members for standing up to the challenges at and home, saying the physical threat was never more acute as it is now.

"On the occasion of Women's Day, the (IWPC) commends all its members for facing up to the twin challenges at the and the home front," it said in a statement.

"The need to face up to the realities that confront women on a day to day basis, in the form of threats to economic and physical security has never been more acutely felt. Growing violence against all women, including working women, impedes the freedoms and equality that international symbolises.

"As a women's organisation, we need to protect and safeguard these hard won freedoms as a collective," it added.



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First Published: Fri, March 09 2018. 00:14 IST