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New 'anti-women' citizenship bill that targets single parents sparks anger in Nepal

Dec 24, 2014

New 'anti-women' citizenship bill that targets single parents sparks anger in Nepal

Nepal's parliament is proposing to bar all single parents from passing on their citizenship to their children in a new national constitution, sparking outrage among rights activists. #ThatsJustWrong #NewsTracker #Nepal #Women's rights #Nepal Parliament #Nepal Citizenship bill #Anti-women
Rohtak: Two sisters belt eve teasers in moving bus as others look on

Nov 30, 2014

Rohtak: Two sisters belt eve teasers in moving bus as others look on

The entire incident, recorded by a passenger on mobile phone showed the two girls using hand and belt to thrash the eve teasers. #NewsTracker #Haryana #Rohtak #Sex crimes #Women Rights #eve-teasers #Bodily autonomy #Sisters #Outraging modesty of woman
Pakistan: Family given death sentence for honour killing outside court

Nov 19, 2014

Pakistan: Family given death sentence for honour killing outside court

Pakistan currently has a moratorium on executions, meaning death row prisoners are effectively sentenced to life imprisonment. #Pakistan #NewsTracker #honour killings #Human Rights #Death row #Women Rights #Farzana Iqbal
This is 2014, not 1935: SC ends 6-decade monopoly of Bollywood's male make-up artists

Nov 10, 2014

This is 2014, not 1935: SC ends 6-decade monopoly of Bollywood's male make-up artists

The court order came on a petition by woman make-up artist Charu Khurana who had challenged these two clauses of the association as being discriminatory to women. #Bollywood #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Women #Women Rights #Make-up artists #Equal opportunities #Hairdressers

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Not just BJP, Sri Ram Sene Medieval mindsets cut across parties

Mar 24, 2014

Not just BJP, Sri Ram Sene Medieval mindsets cut across parties

My point is that medieval mindsets cut across parties and if you're going to castigate politicians for it, reprimand them all. #Politics #India #Congress #BJP #Narendra Modi #Violence against women #Rape #Sri Ram Sene #Women's rights #Lok Sabha elections 2014 #Pramod Muthalik
Delhi unsafe for women? Blaming Dikshit absolves men

Feb 06, 2013

Delhi unsafe for women? Blaming Dikshit absolves men

The more value we attach to each other, the easier it is to respect each other and, hopefully, not commit a crime against an other. #HowThisWorks #Sheila Dikshit #Delhi #women's safety #Women's rights