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Oct 21, 2017
Poll ranks Delhi as worst megacity for sexual abuse: It's difficult to link perception with actual crime ratesWhat if you live in a place where ‘women’s safety’ perceptions are just as heated as they are about Delhi?
Oct 17, 2017
#MeToo: Women share their experiences of sexual assault, start social media movementMillions of women across the world have been sharing their experiences of sexual harassment and abuse in an online campaign using the hashtag #MeToo.
Oct 16, 2017
High spirits, but only for men: Women come forward alleging rampant sexual harassment at Pune barMultiple women have shared stories of being sexually harassed by the owner of popular Pune bar High Spirits. A spokesperson, who has declined to comment on the issue, says Khodu Irani is currently out of the country.
Oct 14, 2017
Politicising gender detracts from our ability to frame neutral, equitable lawsUnfortunately, our judgment of right and wrong can often be biased by gender, rather than being embedded in factual accuracy or a moral framework.
Oct 13, 2017
Saudi Arabia's next revolution: Women taxi driversSaudi women raring to drive once a government ban ends next June signed up for another revolution — to be the kingdom's first women taxi drivers.
Oct 11, 2017
SC says marital rape can't be considered criminal: Tradition doesn't justify assault, child marriageBetween the debates on child marriage and marital rape, the apex court leaves out completely the concept of consent.
Oct 11, 2017
Supreme Court rules sex with minor wife between 15 and 18 years as rape, sets right historic wrongThe Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that sexual intercourse with wives between 15 and 18 years of age will be considered to be rape.
Oct 08, 2017
Solo: Bejoy Nambiar does a disservice to the women characters in Dulquer Salmaan-starrerIn spite of his prowess in writing good female characters, Bejoy Nambiar obviously decided to shoot Solo entirely from Dulquer Salmaan’s good-looking shoulders.
Sep 17, 2017
What Taramani, Kaatru Veliyidai, Iraivi tell us about abusive men, and the women in their livesIraivi, Kaatru Veliyidai and Taramani all follow their male protagonists' journey towards the epiphany that they are sexist scum
Sep 16, 2017
Kangana Ranaut rues 'sorry state' of feminism, says an ideal society wouldn't need feministsKangana Ranaut was recently in news for the revelations about her personal and professional life. She was also called a 'man hater' by some.