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Apr 26, 2017
Watch: Saudi Arabia elected to UN women's rights commissionSaudi Arabia, where women are not allowed to drive cars, will now be monitoring women's rights around the world.
Apr 25, 2017
Eight-year-old girl raped, murdered by close relative in Maharashtra village; accused heldAn eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped and strangled to death by her close relative in Maledumala village in Dindori taluka in the district, a police officer said on Tuesday.
Apr 24, 2017
Marital rape: Legitimised by law, protected by courtsThe marital rape question remains untouched by courts because the myth of familial zone of privacy perpetrated by the State needs to be kept alive.
Apr 18, 2017
Yogi Adityanath's portrayal of women: Congress lambasts BJP over UP CM’s article, demands apologyIn a scathing attack on Adityanath and the BJP leadership, the Congress alleged on Monday that the Uttar Pradesh chief minister has 'insulted and belittled' women by writing an article on his website
Apr 17, 2017
Yogi Adityanath blasts politicians for being silent over triple talaq, compares practise to disrobing of DraupadiUttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Monday that the politicians maintaining silence on the issue of 'triple talaq' were equally responsible as those practising it as he linked the Muslim practice of divorce to the disrobing of Draupadi in the Mahabharata.
Apr 12, 2017
Maharashtra textbook linking dowry to 'ugliness' in women not a lone case of bizarre lessons in school books in IndiaThe gaping holes in the Indian school education system are brought to the fore time and again by some bizarre lesson or another that manages to creep into our textbooks.
Apr 12, 2017
Mamata Banerjee bounty row: Lok Sabha unanimously condemns Yogesh Varshney's statementThe Lok Sabha on Wednesday condemned a BJP youth wing leader's offer for a bounty of Rs 11 lakh to anyone who beheads West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
Apr 09, 2017
Vice President Hamid Ansari's wife says uttering 'talaq' thrice does not amount to divorceVice President Hamid Ansari's wife Salma Ansari has said that uttering '<em>talaq</em>' thrice does not amount to divorce and asked Muslim women to read the Quran thoroughly instead of relying on clerics.
Apr 09, 2017
Women in the workplace: Dealing with micro-aggression and micro-invalidationIt's because women have to deal with microaggressions that are everywhere, every hour, all the time
Apr 06, 2017
Jayalalithaa's 'political heirs' do not live up to former chief minister's legacyNone of the aspirants – Sasikala, O Panneerselvam, Dhinakaran, Deepa – none of them have the qualities of Jayalalithaa.