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Sep 24, 2014
Indian films high on sexualisation, stereotyping of women: UN reportIndia tops the chart in showing attractive women in its movies and as much as 35 percent of these female characters are shown with some nudity, said UN.
Jul 08, 2014
Emma Watson appointed UN Women Goodwill AmbassadorBritish Actress Emma Watson has been appointed as the Goodwill Ambassador for UN Women.
Sep 10, 2013
Women unsafe in India: Nothing has changed since Delhi gangrapeEven as the nation await for the verdict in the 16 December Delhi gangrape case, the fact remains that India is still unsafe for women.
Aug 23, 2013
Mumbai gangrape: It's time to reclaim our city, say protestersWhile the protest which was organised by journalist organisations in the city was meant to be a 'silent protest', many enraged citizen's were vociferous about their rage at the incident.
Jun 07, 2013
Hitchhiker’s guide to India: stun gun, pocketknife, pepper sprayThe Incredible India! ads on foreign shores do entice tourists to travel to India. But the string of gang-rapes and sexual assaults on foreign tourists - the latest from Manali - are forcing women to review their travel plans.
Apr 21, 2013
Rape after rape: India is no country for minor girlsWith each horrendous episode of rape, India is letting down its minor girls
Apr 17, 2013
Bharatiya Bunnies: The real reason why Playboy clubs are no funPlayboy Bunnies may not hop around in Goa for now, but then in India today, it isn't just in a Playboy Club in Goa that women are commodified.
Mar 02, 2013
Women's bank 'tokenism' sans social change: JS VermaBut according to Verma, the silver lining is that the Delhi incident sparked "such an intense reaction, particularly amongst the youth, that the present movement for securing gender justice is ultimately going to reach its logical conclusion".
Apr 11, 2012
Baby Afreen, you were never wanted hereWhy, oh why, did you have to be born here and waste your tender life this way?