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Jun 12, 2017
Living with patriarchy: A negotiation for equality and dignityWith a sense of the crisscrossing realities that we all endure and live with, the everyday ‘patriarchies’ that we encounter are bound to appear equally complex and diverse.
Jun 05, 2017
Army chief Bipin Rawat says women will soon take on combat rolesThe Indian Army is all set to open up combat positions for women, a gender barrier broken by only a few countries globally. Army Chief Bipin Rawat said the process to allow women in combat role, currently an exclusive domain of men, is moving fast and initially women will be recruited for positions in military police.
Jun 01, 2017
Free University of Brussels wants female graduates to wear low necklines because it looks good: Wait what?Free University of Brussels said that it would be "preferable for young women to wear a low neckline because it would look better in photos."
May 22, 2017
Hope in Taiwan ahead of landmark gay marriage rulingA court ruling in Taiwan this week could make the island the first place in Asia to legalise same-sex marriage, in a decision that would give activists around the region new hope in their quest for equality.
May 21, 2017
Indian woman Anshu Jamsenpa tops Everest twice in week, breaks world recordIndian climber, Anshu Jamsenpa on Sunday reached the summit of Mount Everest for the second time in less than a week, her expedition team said, setting a women's record for a double ascent of the world's highest mountain in a single season.
May 14, 2017
Rebel Girls, rise: We need feminist stories for our daughters; tales that empower and inspireIn India, not much is happening in the area of feminist literature for little girls.
Apr 22, 2017
Feminism is not about shutting things down. It's about claiming your pleasure: Geeta PatelGeeta Patel, author of Risky Bodies & Techno-intimacy, talks to us about feminism, colonialism and how not to be a 'dunda-bearer' of any kind.
Apr 22, 2017
Dude, where’s my beer?The Insider’s Guide To Every Gay Hipster In The World
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 15, 2017
How Queer Muslims are navigating the twin challenges posed by religion and sexualityBeing Muslim and being queer are still largely perceived as mutually exclusive