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May 27, 2017
From triple talaq to honour killing, 'tradition' is an excuse used to suppress womenFrom triple talaq to honour killings, sati, johar, infanticide — why are traditions that harm women seen as protective mechanisms?
Apr 18, 2017
IIT-Delhi dress code: Varsity asks girls to wear 'full' and 'decent' dresses on House DayIIT Delhi asked girls to come in 'full' and 'decent' dresses on House Day in a notice issued to students on Tuesday, says media reports.
Apr 12, 2017
Yogi Adityanath's Hindu Yuva Vahini thrashes couple in UP on suspicion of 'love jihad'Hindu Yuva Vahini — founded by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath — is at it again.
Apr 02, 2017
Anti-Romeo squad row: Prashant Bhushan calls Lord Krishna 'legendary eve teaser', BJP files complaintLawyer Prashant Bhushan stirred up a firestorm on social media after weighing in on the Uttar Pradesh government's anti-Romeo squads, which are supposed to curb the harassment of women.
Mar 24, 2017
Yogi Adityanath Raj: What Uttar Pradesh needs is a chief minister, not a darogaMuch of this emanates from enigmatic political personae of Yogi Adityanath, who does not easily conform to established tenets of a modern state.
Mar 22, 2017
Yogi Adityanath as UP CM: Intense media scrutiny may actually work in his favourYogi Adityanath, no stranger to controversies, will get more than his fair share of media coverage which could be a good thing.
Mar 19, 2017
Moral policing for political points: Fringe groups are harassing couples to enter the mainstreamThe thing is for small ‘parties’ or small politicians in big parties, there can be no easier agenda than fixing ‘immoral’ couples or policing women.
Mar 10, 2017
Moral policing in Kerala: Activists take over Kochi's Marine Drive, raising questions about state's conservatismMembers of a Facebook group, who stormed the Marine Drive in Kerala’s commercial capital of Kochi with a strong message against the moral police nearly two-and-a-half years ago, returned to the same venue on Thursday
Mar 09, 2017
Moral policing: Shiv Sena activists 'chase away' young couples from Kochi beachIn an act of moral policing, a group of Shiv Sena activists today allegedly chased away young men and women who were sitting in the Marine Drive area here.
Feb 25, 2017
Kerala's moral police: 23-year-old's suicide shows 'literate' state is still stuck in dark agesAnd Kerala's fake morality has to stop because the state can hardly afford its men and women falling victims to moral policing of the beastly kind.