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Feb 21, 2020
American women's national team seek more than $66 million in damages from US Soccer over gender discriminationPlayers on the US women's national team are seeking more than $66 million in damages as part of their gender discrimination lawsuit against the US Soccer Federation
Jan 09, 2020
Universal Health Coverage Part 2: How India can fight non-communicable diseasesWhile conducting more research into women’s health issues is important, it is equally important to bolster the professional lives of women health workers.
Dec 16, 2019
Universal Health Coverage part 1: Why women’s health and women workers need more focus right nowWomen and children form a large part of the world’s poverty-stricken population of 767 million and are unable to gain access to healthcare facilities.
Jun 19, 2019
Aamir Khan shares Kiran Rao's short films: Didn't know it was possible to tell stories in 10 secondsKiran Rao has made the short films for Facebook's Thumbstoppers initiative, launched in May to push out creative short-form mobile video advertisements.
Mar 25, 2019
Arjun Kapoor lobbies for fair depiction of Bollywood's leading ladies by media: 'It's high time equality begins in headlines'Arjun Kapoor pointed out how there needs to be gender equality in news headlines, referring to an article that only named the male leads of the films the article was about.
Mar 22, 2019
World Water Day 2019: Water crisis’ disproportionate toll on women can no longer be ignoredPictures of women carrying pots may be beautiful and widespread in popular culture, but it is a crime and outrage in the 21st century that women are girls are still carrying 20 litres on their heads for kilometres every day.
Nov 28, 2018
Mizoram Assembly polls: State sees highest women candidates in its history, yet female representation remains lowWith just 15 women among the 200 candidates contesting the Mizoram Assembly polls, women's representation in politics is among the lowest in the northeastern state
Aug 24, 2018
In Rajasthan villages, a couple's initiative to introduce free bus service for girls drives change, boosts school enrolmentIn Rajasthan's Kotpuli, many parents hesitate to send their daughters to schools and colleges. A free bus service for girls is changing that.
Jun 21, 2018
Manto director Nandita Das disappointed that #Metoo and Time's Up didn't create as many ripples in BollywoodNandita das talks about Bollywood stereotyping women, the lack of voices supporting Time's Up and #MeToo movements in the industry
Apr 28, 2018
Kathua, Unnao rape cases: Death penalty is reactionary step, urgent need is to address regressive, victim-blaming cultureThe government responded to protests over the Kathua and Unnao rape cases by introducing harsher punishments. But it is social mindsets that must change.