HOUSEWIFE

  • Geraldine Mock, first woman to fly solo around the world, dies at 88 October 2, 2014

    Cleveland: Geraldine "Jerrie" Mock, the first woman to fly solo around the world, has died at the age of 88, a family friend said on Wednesday. Mock, a Newark, Ohio, native known as "the flying housewife," died in her Florida home on Tuesday, said the friend, Mary Kelley. Mock was 38 on...
  • Kerala: Housewife takes on Left workers laying siege to CM's house December 13, 2013

    Thiruvananthapuram: The LDF Leaders were at the receiving end of a housewife's ire in Kerala on Thursday. Sandhya, a local resident reacted strongly against the Left workers laying siege to the official residence of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy demanding his resignation, as the siege had blocked the way to her...
  • Tripura: Woman gangraped, stripped in public December 22, 2012

    Agartala: A housewife was stripped naked, gangraped and battered in full public glare in Tripura, police said Saturday. "A 37yearold woman was gangraped at Bishalgarh in western Tripura Wednesday night. After the rape, the women was stripped naked, brutally beaten up and then tied to a tree," a police official...
  • WB: Housewife allegedly raped by neighbour July 20, 2012

    Bankura: A housewife was allegedly raped by her neighbour during the daytime in her home at Banki village, 12 km from Bankura, police said on Thursday. The alleged incident occured at around 11 am on Wednesday and the neighbour allegedly threatened to kill the woman if she made it public, Bankura...
  • Working women in India put career ahead of family May 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Working women in urban areas give precedence to their career and professional ambitions over plans to start a family, a study said on Thursday. The survey was conducted on about 1,200 married, young working women and home makers in cities like Ahmedabad, Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata and Pune. Over...
  • Household chores stressful for the heart January 14, 2011

    London: Housewives have long been complaining about it, now a new study has confirmed that running the home is more stressful for your heart than being at work. The study by scientists from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in the US showed that household chores such as cooking,...
  • Iday spl: Housewives' vision for Indian women August 11, 2008

    CNNIBN asks women what changes they'll bring for women if made the PM of India. ...
  • Average housewife spends 6 yrs of their lives cleaning August 11, 2008

    London: An average housewife spends six years of their lives cleaning, according to a survey. She takes around 987 minutes or 16.45 hours a week keeping the family home up to scratch, the study has found. That is an astonishing two hours and 11 minutes a day tidying up 35.6 days...
  • Too much showtime for Teri Hatcher September 18, 2006

    Washington: Desperate Housewives star Teri Hatcher fears her producers have to waste thousands in editing suites because of her nipples which become too prominent on screen. The actress' protruding nipples cause headaches on the set because producers are afraid they'll land the cast and crew in trouble with television watchdogs...