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Jan 06, 2017
Bengaluru molestation: Share your scare on #StartAConversation, the stories you never toldArray
Dec 08, 2016
Triple talaq, Constitution, Quran and self-imposed custodians of Islam in IndiaAn in-depth and objective probe into the above Quranic injunctions clearly reveal that the Quran is compatible with the Constitution.
Nov 27, 2016
Delhi Queer Pride Parade: Hundreds march seeking 'a life without fear'Draped in rainbow colours, hundreds of people on Sunday marched in the heart of the national capital for the 9th Queer Pride Parade to show solidarity with the LGBTQ community in making a united call for equality of gender and sexuality and seeking "a life without fear".
Nov 03, 2016
PM Modi calls for encouraging involvement of women in disaster risk managementOutlining a 10-point agenda for renewing efforts for disaster risk reduction, PM Narendra Modi stressed on encouraging involvement of women volunteers.
Oct 26, 2016
Women have to wait 170 years to share equal pay cheques with men: Global gender gap reportWhile talks of bridging the gap between men and women have gotten stronger, the world has slowed down in closing it, suggest data. It would take at another 170 years to bridge the gender gap in terms of pay and workforce, says a new report published by the World Economic Forum on October 25.
Oct 13, 2016
Uniform civil code: Do we need polygamy, common ground for divorce, asks Law CommissionThe Law Commission of India sought for a public vote on the implementation of the Uniform Civil Code (UCC) in the country. It released a questionnaire on Friday, 7, October, 2016 that can be filled out by anybody and sent back within 45 days.
Sep 18, 2016
Govt to oppose triple talaq practice in Supreme Court on grounds of women's rightsThe Centre will be opposing in the Supreme Court the triple talaq practice on the grounds of women's rights.
Sep 15, 2016
Sheryl Sandberg tells us why tech needs women at the 'Women in Product' community eventSheryl Sandberg was among many senior women product managers who attended the Women in product event, a first of its kind conference held by women, for women.
Sep 10, 2016
Grave issue: How an important technicality influenced the landmark Haji Ali rulingWomen were not allowed into the sanctum sanctorum of the Haji Ali Dargah as it is considered a 'sin' for them to visit graves. But here's the thing: the remains of Pir Haji Ali Shah were never interred at the spot, which means the Dargah could not be considered a tomb.
Sep 03, 2016
Sabarimala and the right to worship: We need a better solution than forced temple entryIn a situation like Sabarimala's, there has to be a nuanced argument and a properly worked out solution. Forced temple entry can never result in a proper solution.