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Sep 13, 2017
Transgenders in Kerala continue to face discrimination as poor grasp of issues negate govt effortsTransgenders in Kerala continue to face discrimination and hostile conditions as poor realisation of transgender issues become visible in Kerala government's half-hearted efforts
Sep 06, 2017
Anitha suicide: Death of innocence busts NEET myth as the great leveller of India's medical educationIn quiet death, Anitha has left us with a deafening indictment of caste, education, and what it means to be a nation.
Sep 05, 2017
Centre's reluctance to safeguard 'transgender rights' in wages bill regressive, shows judicial wins alone don't end discriminationBy refusing to specify 'third gender' within the wages bill, the law ministry has suggested that transgender identity and rights be negated, and that goes completely against the tenets of the NALSA verdict
Sep 04, 2017
Anitha suicide: Compensating her kin a crude gesture, Tamil Nadu govt needs to throw students a lifelineAnitha's suicide is deeply disturbing. The needless death of this young, talented girl leaves one numb. It is obvious that the 17-year-old was pushed into taking this extreme step. A girl who aspired to save lives ended up choosing death.
Aug 31, 2017
Debate over marital rape: Talks of morality empty without equal rights for womenA presumption of harassment of the husband should not prevent the State from legitimising the right of the wife to seek justice for flagrant violations against her body
Aug 28, 2017
Watch: Google Doodle is celebrating the 118th birthday of cinematographer James Wong HoweGoogle has posted two early concepts for the doodle in addition to the current one where a monochrome oil painting depicts Howe looking on.
Aug 27, 2017
Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu appeals to people to stay united for country's progressThe need of the hour for people is to stay united, shun violence and work towards equality in all aspects to enable India progress, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu said on Sunday.
Aug 24, 2017
Google memo writer hires a Republican lawyer to represent him to challenge his terminationBefore his firing, Damore submitted a charge to the U.S. National Labor Relations Board accusing Google upper management of trying to shame him into silence.
Aug 18, 2017
Omar Abdullah is 'befooling' people of Jammu and Kashmir on Article 35A, says BJPThe BJP on Thursday attacked National Conference leader Omar Abdullah, saying he was fooling the people of Jammu and Kashmir on Article 35A.
Aug 10, 2017
Amazon sued by a transgender employee for sex discrimination and physical threatsThe lawsuit comes after Amazon, one of the United States' largest companies, was lauded by civil rights groups for their drama "Transparent," one of the first series to feature a transgender lead character.