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Apr 21, 2017
Muslim women do not need savingIt is essential to look past this stereotype to recognise the agency of Muslim women.
Apr 16, 2017
Triple talaq row: Muslims have 'constitutional' right to follow their personal law, claims AIMPLBStriking a defiant posture on the contentious issue of triple talaq, the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) on Sunday asserted that Muslims have the "constitutional" right to follow their personal law.
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.
Apr 13, 2017
She's the Boss: It is important to fail fast and small, says Deepali NaairShe’s the Boss identifies India’s leading business leaders: women who have not only broken glass ceilings but also shattered them.
Apr 09, 2017
Kumar Sundaram row: Being progressive is no excuse for activist groups to ignore gender issuesMasculinity and sexism within progressive collectives have been allowed to persist because the questions on gender issues are always under-prioritised to make way for discussions about “issues which actually matter” or are ”larger concerns”.
Apr 08, 2017
Make sex determination test compulsory, says Maharashtra House panelA key Maharashtra assembly committee has recommended making pre-natal sex determination mandatory to prevent female foeticide.
Apr 08, 2017
Why Maharashtra’s flagship scheme to nurture girls hasn't benefited girlsAn 11-month-old ambitious, flagship Maharashtra programme that offers incentives to families and village councils to keep and nurture girls burdens mothers with family planning needs, has been crippled by unfulfilled government commitments–and has benefitted no girls.
Apr 06, 2017
She's the Boss: If you're contributing and making a difference, gender doesn't matter at workplace, says Molly KapoorShe’s The Boss identifies India’s leading business leaders: women who have not only broken glass ceilings but also shattered them.
Mar 30, 2017
My mother was denied judgeship in India, claims US Ambassador to UN Nikki HaleyUS Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley has claimed her mother, who had studied to be a lawyer in India, was not allowed to sit on the bench as a judge because of the situation with women in the country during that time.
Mar 28, 2017
34 BJP MLAs in UP are women, highest ever, yet at 11% they are still under-representedThirty-four of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP’s) 312 members of legislative assembly (MLAs) in India’s most populous state are women.