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Najma Heptullah and Hindu debate Why not call ourselves Sindhus instead?

Aug 29, 2014

Najma Heptullah and Hindu debate Why not call ourselves Sindhus instead?

Both India and Hindu are terms used by foreigners to describe us. Why not opt for Bharatiya or Sindhus? #India #ToTheContrary #Sangh Parivar #RSS #Hindus #Bharat #Najma Heptulla #Indus
In land of honour killings, BJPs 'love jihad' campaign is a death warrant

Aug 26, 2014

In land of honour killings, BJPs 'love jihad' campaign is a death warrant

BJP's campaign against from love jihad, will only tighten the patriarchal grip on young women, says womens rights activists from Uttar Pradesh. #ToTheContrary #BJP #UP #Crimes against women #Women's groups #Love jihad #Women's rights activists #Special Marriage Act #Association for Advocacy and Legal Initiatives
Video Why this Indian men's 'apology' to women doesn't work

Aug 14, 2014

Video Why this Indian men's 'apology' to women doesn't work

The video has men Rajit Kapur, Neil Bhoopalam, Meiyang Chang, Sorabh Pant who talk about how as Indian men they are disgusted by the fact that women don't feel safe in their own country. #ToTheContrary #Indian women #Gender #Women #Men #Crimes against women #India women
Opposing night shifts for women in factories Cong on wrong side of history

Aug 12, 2014

Opposing night shifts for women in factories Cong on wrong side of history

In the current climate of opposing anything the NDA government proposes, the Congress party has opposed even the right of women to work night shifts in factories. They are clearly on the wrong side of history. #ToTheContrary #Congress party #Gender #Women's rights #Factories Bill #Apprentices Bill #Women on NIght Shifts

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Tradition be damned: President Pranab should vote this election

May 10, 2014

Tradition be damned: President Pranab should vote this election

This idea of not voting to be neutral is a claim to false neutrality. If it were to ensure that he was not accused of taking sides in government formation when no party of no pre-poll alliance won a majority, it appear a logic stretched too far #India #ToTheContrary #Pranab Mukherjee #Congress #BJP #Democracy #President #Rashtrapati Bhavan #Lok Sabha elections 2014
Better a voter selfie than an IPL update: At least it's inclusive

Apr 26, 2014

Better a voter selfie than an IPL update: At least it's inclusive

In that sense, a selfie of the inked finger is a mark of pride of having discharged a duty well. #Politics #Bollywood #India #ToTheContrary #IPL #football #Voters #Lok Sabha elections 2014 #Voter Selfie