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Jan 07, 2017
Bengaluru molestation: #StartAConversation to fight for your right to loiterJust when it was okay to toot the 2017 horn, women were handed a punch with the recent molestation and sexual harassment that women in Bengaluru had to endure on New Year’s eve.
Jan 06, 2017
Bengaluru molestation: Share your scare on #StartAConversation, the stories you never toldArray
Jan 06, 2017
Mumbai: 29-year-old woman stabbed near Mahalakshmi race courseA 29-year-old woman was stabbed by an unidentified person near Mahalakshmi Race Course in Central Mumbai, police said on Friday
Jan 06, 2017
Bengaluru molestation: Only 1 in 100 sexual assaults in Karnataka ends in convictionThe new year’s eve sexual attacks against female revellers in Bengaluru may have generated nationwide outrage, but most such cases end up with no punishment: No more than one in 100 cases registered in Karnataka under Section 354 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC)–“Assault on women with intention to outrage her modesty–” ended in a conviction in 2015, according to National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) data.
Dec 16, 2016
First Lady: Trupti Desai tells us why she wants to remain an activist all her lifeThis week on First Lady, host Meghna Pant interviewed gender equality activist and founder of Bhumata Brigade — Trupti Desai.
Nov 29, 2016
Indian women less likely to get medical attention, even in last moments of lifeFor every 1,000 men whose death is certified by medical professionals, the corresponding figure for women is 600.
Nov 23, 2016
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
Nov 20, 2016
Presumption in dowry death to be backed by cruelty proof: Supreme CourtThe 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.
Nov 12, 2016
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.
Nov 08, 2016
Kerala’s U-turn on Sabarimala: Why Pinarayi Vijayan should leave faith to the devout, not courtThe 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.