Latest News on Gender Bias
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Feb 17, 2018
What is driving women entrepreneurs to smash the glass ceiling in biotech?India is the third-largest startup hub in the world, but in 2016, only 9 percent of startup founders were women.
Feb 05, 2018
Nearly 40% adolescent girls in India lack access to education, majority forced to stay at home: NCPCR reportThe NCPCR report suggests that while most adolescent boys are unable to attend school because they are in all likeliness working, a majority of the girl children are not getting school education because they are either forced to stay at home or engaged in begging
Dec 13, 2017
Golden Globe Awards 2018: Jada Pinkett Smith criticises HFPA for not nominating Girls Trip; cites racial, gender biasJada Pinkett Smith is upset with the omission of her film Girls Trip and its breakout star Tiffany Haddish from Golden Globe Awards' 2018 nominations
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 08, 2017
UK may become first country to remove compulsory sex identification from census formThe UK is set to become one of the first countries in the world not to require its citizens to identify their sex as part of its census forms.
Sep 12, 2017
Dileep arrest: Will influential friends' support work in beleaguered actor's favour, or backfire?The vocal support for accused actor Dileep in the Malayalam actress assault case has shown up the fault lines in the film industry
Sep 08, 2017
Limited access to capital, gender bias biggest challenges for Indian women entrepreneursA lot of women either do not have access or are not aware of the opportunities.
Jul 22, 2017
Angela Saini's latest book takes on scientific sexism, gender stereotypes that hide behind 'misguided' factsBritish author Angela Saini's new book Inferior: How Science Got Women Wrong and the New Research busts several gender stereotypes that are propagated in the name of science
Jul 02, 2017
Maneka Gandhi's Facebook Q&A session exposes Indian chauvinism and why feminism is a 'dirty' wordWhen I first joined The Ladies Finger, I got stuck in a long conversation with a once-close friend who told me I should write a piece on why feminism is such an unpopular word.
May 03, 2017
Facebook has rejected the claims of gender bias by female engineers in the companyBased on an analysis by an engineer at Facebook, it was found that code written by females at its engineering department got rejected more often than those written by men.