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Jul 20, 2017
Nawazuddin Siddiqui on nepotism: 'Most outsiders are past their prime when they finally get opportunities'Speaking about his appeal among female fans, Nawazuddin Siddiqui said, "Today, if someone calls me hot, I know that it is because of my work and I take it seriously."
Jul 18, 2017
Disability rights groups sue Uber over lack of wheelchair-accessible cabs in New YorkThe proposed class-action complaint accused Uber of "pervasive and ongoing discrimination" because people in wheelchairs can use only a few dozen of its more than 58,000 vehicles in the city.
Jul 13, 2017
Ed Sheeran concert: Disabled fans struggle to book tour tickets, left waiting for 7 hours on phone linesWhen booking tickets for Ed Sheeran's concert, disabled fans had to listen to hours of recorded messages, and some of their phone calls were also cut.
Jul 07, 2017
Presidential Election 2017: Congress' ideological war lacks merit, just like Meira Kumar's aspirationsMeira Kumar, Opposition parties presidential candidate, in some sense is the grotesque symbol of leaders who would go to any length to remain in office, and invariably stand for status quo, both in the realm of social as well as economic democratisation
Jul 04, 2017
Divisions within Indian diaspora as UK conducts public consultation into caste lawDespite stating that legislation should be brought in to stop discrimination on the ground of case seven years ago, the government has been reluctant to do so.
Jun 29, 2017
Facebook's secret guidelines on censorship might be discriminating on the basis of RaceFacebook recently pledged to nearly double its army of censors to 7,500, up from 4,500, in response to criticism of a video posting of a murder.
Jun 26, 2017
Watch: An inter-caste marriage widens caste rifts in Kerala villageThis discrimination has not surfaced suddenly. Dalit women, in particular, counted different forms of caste discriminations they face daily.
Jun 21, 2017
Video Volunteers: In Varanasi adolescent girls are challenging the patriarchy with footballPlaying sports can often be seen as a masculine activity. Those who challenge this often face societal censure. And even when their families are supportive, institutional neglect often force young girls from poorer families to give up their dreams of becoming sports stars. At the same time, each success story, like the gold medal, winning Tajamul Islam from Kashmir, inspire a lot of other girls. The programme undertaken by MSS is doing exactly that- creating a space where girls take up sports and encourage other girls to do the same.
Jun 19, 2017
Kerala's Dalits continue to face discrimination despite state's advancement in social indicesThe attitude is still the same — 'They are Dalits. Anything goes.' Kerala, with all its advancement in social indices, is still a horror world for a dalit
Jun 15, 2017
Judiciary in Pakistan: Flawed judgments and fallacies plague country's fractured justice systemThe judiciary in Pakistan has always been afflicted with flawed and discriminatory judgments, more than often denying justice to the lot seeking redressal for justice