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Mar 28, 2018
12.8% landholding, 90% work: Tamil Nadu women battle patriarchy while shouldering dual burden of housework, farmingWhen women come together, it is not just about cropping or cropping patterns. “It is also a social approach to farming."
Apr 09, 2017
Kumar Sundaram row: Being progressive is no excuse for activist groups to ignore gender issuesMasculinity and sexism within progressive collectives have been allowed to persist because the questions on gender issues are always under-prioritised to make way for discussions about “issues which actually matter” or are ”larger concerns”.
Feb 16, 2017
Minor girl says no to Dabur Real Juice meant for 'him', Maneka Gandhi asks company to look into matterAfter a 9-year-old girl refused to drink Dabur Real juice because the label on its pack said it was meant for "him", Union minister Maneka Gandhi has asked the manufacturer to look into the matter.
Sep 05, 2016
Sandeep Kumar's wife's stand shows many women would rather be the 'good wife' in publicSandeep Kumar's wife's words shows that many women find that zero tolerance about marital infidelity sounds good on paper but not so realistic in practice.
Sep 03, 2016
Surrogacy bill: Anupriya Patel's comment on women wanting 'easy money' driven by moralityUndoubtedly, debating the surrogacy bill is complicated. Or so it should be given the nature of the matters raised by the bill.
Apr 19, 2016
Male Appeasement: Why I’m wary of celebrating Shani Shingnapur and the PopeFrom the Vatican to Maharashtra, anger is rising against even the smallest gains by feminists in the religious arena, and male appeasement is getting precedence over female empowerment.
Mar 09, 2016
From crèches to equal pay for equal work: India Inc shows how to make workplaces friendlier for womenFlexible timings, a policy for extended maternity leave, crèches at the work place are some of the women-friendly policies that some companies in India Inc have put in place.
Nov 23, 2015
Mark Zuckerberg, daddy dearest: Why we need more nuanced gender balanced parental leave policies in IndiaMark Zuckerberg announced he will be taking paternity leave after the birth of his daughter, should we in India take a critical look at our policies?
Mar 09, 2015
Schools cannot 'guarantee' boys don't turn rapists: AAP's fundamentals are wrongKejriwal, like his trusted lieutenant , has a problem - that he really doesn’t understand the causes and consequences of gender inequality.
Nov 13, 2014
How Delhi's rickshaw drivers are helping the fight for women's respectDelhi's 120,000 drivers are now required to attend the one-hour gender class every year.