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May 22, 2017
Melania Trump hails 'empowerment of women' at Saudi company visitMelania Trump praised the "empowerment of women" at a General Electric all-female service centre in the Saudi capital on Sunday, saying the women should work together and educate their children well.
May 11, 2017
Triple talaq hearing: SC says it will determine whether the practice is fundamental to IslamThe Supreme Court on Thursday commenced its historic hearing on a clutch of petitions challenging the constitutional validity of the practice of triple talaq and nikah halala among Muslims.
May 10, 2017
Triple talaq: SC likely to examine constitutional validity of Muslim laws as hearing commences on 11 MayThe Supreme Court will commence hearing from 11 May on a batch of pleas challenging the constitutional validity of 'triple talaq', 'nikah halala' and polygamy practices among Muslims.
Apr 16, 2017
Dangal, Pink, Piku to Queen: How does Hindi cinema fare on the Bechdel Test?Perhaps it’s a good time to refine the metrics we use to classify “good” cinema, and how they represent people.
Jan 05, 2017
Indian Science Congress: Women scientists rue low representation in leadership rolesTop women scientists gathered to discuss the challenges faced by them in terms of career growth in the field of science and technology and rued that their representation in leadership positions is very low.
Dec 03, 2016
LGBTQI harassment at Tiss: Issue gets voice in institute, but what about the rest of India?Students from the LGBTQI community in the Tata Institute of Social Sciences have complained of being harassed and discriminated against
Dec 02, 2016
Govt move to roll out injectable contraceptives for women absolves men of responsibilityRolling out the DPMA without the provision for other integrated services that ultimately lead to a generation of empowered women is what is missing from the policy of the government.
Nov 29, 2016
Indian women less likely to get medical attention, even in last moments of lifeFor every 1,000 men whose death is certified by medical professionals, the corresponding figure for women is 600.
Oct 25, 2016
Venkaiah Naidu bats for triple talaq abolition, calls it unconstitutionalUnion Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday advocated the abolition of 'triple talaq', saying it was a form of gender discrimination and against constitutional principles.
Oct 23, 2016
Shikha Makan’s film Bachelor Girls will resonate with women living alone in citiesShikha Makan’s film, 'Bachelor Girl' is bound to resonate with women, young and old, living in cities alone.