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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.
Jul 26, 2016
As Verizon buys Yahoo, here's why Marissa Mayer is important despite failuresAccording to Marissa Mayer, focus and passion really neutralises gender and lets one rise above it
Mar 07, 2016
Women intend to quit jobs due to gender bias, harassment: SurveyWorking women, especially those in the private sector, desire to quit their jobs for a number of reasons like gender bias and harassment, says a survey.
Aug 19, 2015
Eradicating the gender bias: Is it time for Mumbai to get 'women only' bars?This is a reality faced a while ago by a Vasai-based Marathi author, Kavita Mahajan and narrated on her Facebook wall triggering responses from women who asked, don’t the women have their own space? Was a male companion de riguer in a modern city, which boasts of independent women, making their careers, some as single women by choice?