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Indian women less likely to get medical attention, even in last moments of life

Updated : Nov 29, 2016

By : IndiaSpend

Category : India

Indian women less likely to get medical attention, even in last moments of life

For every 1,000 men whose death is certified by medical professionals, the corresponding figure for women is 600. #CriticalPoint #Gender #Women's rights #Gender discrimination #Medical care #india spend #medical attention #casual discrimination
Rajnath Singh on triple talaq: 'Women cannot be treated as 'secondary citizens in India'

Updated : Nov 23, 2016

By : PTI

Category : Politics

Rajnath Singh on triple talaq: 'Women cannot be treated as 'secondary citizens in India'

Union home minister Rajnath Singh termed triple talaq a "burning issue" and said women cannot be treated as "secondary citizens" in a developing country like India #TheySaidIt #Rajnath Singh #Goods and Services Tax #GST #Women's rights #Uniform Civil Code #triple talaq
Presumption in dowry death to be backed by cruelty proof: Supreme Court

Updated : Nov 20, 2016

By : PTI

Category : India

Presumption in dowry death to be backed by cruelty proof: Supreme Court

The presumption of culpability against an accused in a dowry death case under the Evidence Act would be "activated" only when there is a proof that a deceased woman had been subjected to cruelty for demand of dowry, the Supreme Court has ruled. #Feminism #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Madhya Pradesh High Court #Dowry #Women's rights #Evidence Act
A letter to the subalterns in Donald Trump's America: 'We are stronger together'

Updated : Nov 12, 2016

By : Harish Iyer

Category : World

A letter to the subalterns in Donald Trump's America: 'We are stronger together'

I urge you to work with your present house of representatives, senate and also your president to usher in the change and to keep the pressure on so that America is indeed great again. #Donald Trump #Hillary Clinton #LGBT #Human Rights #Women's rights #FWeekend #2016 US Presidential election #Donald Trump wins
Kerala's U-turn on Sabarimala: Why Pinarayi Vijayan should leave faith to the devout, not court

Updated : Nov 08, 2016

By : Dinesh Unnikrishnan

Category : India

Kerala's U-turn on Sabarimala: Why Pinarayi Vijayan should leave faith to the devout, not court

The Kerala government’s U-turn in the Supreme Court on the issue of women’s entry to Sabarimala brings an old debate back to the table: How the law should deal with what is essentially a matter of faith. #Kerala #InMyOpinion #Supreme Court of India #Women's rights #Pinarayi Vijayan #Sabarimala temple #Sati #Lord Ayyappa
US election 2016: Women's right to choose at risk with prez's choice of SC justice

Updated : Nov 02, 2016

By : Padmini Parthasarathy

Category : US Election 2016

US election 2016: Women's right to choose at risk with prez's choice of SC justice

The next president will be responsible for appointing the two successors and the next US Senate will be responsible for confirming them. #Feminism #Democrats #ConnectTheDots #US Supreme Court #Republicans #Women's rights #Supreme Court Justice #Babe Ruth #2016 US Presidential election #Mike Pence #Roe v Wade #US Election issues
Hillary Clinton's Trump card: Competence will win her this election, not likability

Updated : Oct 30, 2016

By : Padmini Parthasarathy

Category : US Election 2016

Hillary Clinton's Trump card: Competence will win her this election, not likability

Hillary Clinton’s 'Achilles heel' is and has always been likability, which is closely linked to trustworthiness. #United States #Feminism #Donald Trump #Democrats #InMyOpinion #Hillary Clinton #Republicans #Women's rights #2016 US Presidential election
Triple talaq issue: Muslim women fighting for their rights is a great moment for democracy

Updated : Oct 21, 2016

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Category : India

Triple talaq issue: Muslim women fighting for their rights is a great moment for democracy

Muslim women are going to the Supreme Court with constitution in their hands to assert their fundamental rights and get rid of triple talaq. #India #Religion #Islam #Supreme Court #InMyOpinion #Democracy #Jawaharlal Nehru #Human Rights #communalism #Hindus #Women's rights #Muslim women #PM Narendra Modi #triple talaq
US presidential election: Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump divided on abortion issue

Updated : Oct 20, 2016

By : AP

Category : World

US presidential election: Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump divided on abortion issue

Democrat Hillary Clinton supports access to abortion and is an outspoken defender of Planned Parenthood, which is the largest provider of abortions in the US and also offers other health services. #Donald Trump #ConnectTheDots #Hillary Clinton #Women's rights #Abortion #Reproductive rights #US Presidential Election 2016 #2016 US Presidential election #US Election Domestic Policy