Kavita Krishnan

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Maneka Gandhi, are you saying men can rape their wives as long as some 'family values' are intact?
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Maneka Gandhi, are you saying men can rape their wives as long as some 'family values' are intact?

If we are upholding marriage as a cultural ethos and justifying rape within marriage as permissible, then perhaps, Maneka Gandhi, should see the problem in that.

Actress Neha Dhupia faces nasty attack after tweet criticising PM Modi's 'governance'
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Actress Neha Dhupia faces nasty attack after tweet criticising PM Modi's 'governance'

Actress Neha Dhupia is the latest in line to come under fire for speaking or rather tweeting out against beloved Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Trolling dissent: Abusing Kavita Krishnan, Shruti Seth destroys the point of #SelfieWithDaughter
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Trolling dissent: Abusing Kavita Krishnan, Shruti Seth destroys the point of #SelfieWithDaughter

When someone trolls Seth asking her how dare she ask the PMO to go beyond a selfie, they undermine the spirit of #SelfieWith Daughter itself.

You maybe next to get abused like Kavita Krishnan, Shruti Seth, and Twitter will do nothing
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You maybe next to get abused like Kavita Krishnan, Shruti Seth, and Twitter will do nothing

Who's really surprised that the women who criticized PM Modi's #SelfieWithDaughter initiative were trolled on Twitter?

Alok Nath forgets his 'sanskaar' on Twitter; leaves everyone shocked
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Alok Nath forgets his 'sanskaar' on Twitter; leaves everyone shocked

The first name that comes to mind when you utter the word sanskaar is none other than Bollywood's favourite babuji Alok Nath.

Back to the roots? CPM to lead people's movements to bounce back
Politics

Back to the roots? CPM to lead people's movements to bounce back

The Communist Party of India (Marxist) has pledged to oppose the Modi government’s ‘anti-people, anti-farmer’ economic policies and mobilize the masses in a big way through mass struggles.

Hate speech is okay, but FB posts are not: Irony of using Section 66A to defend Azam Khan
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Hate speech is okay, but FB posts are not: Irony of using Section 66A to defend Azam Khan

The arrested 18-year-old’s real sin was he did not understand a simple lesson though it’s been underscored over and over again in India. Posting on Facebook can be dangerous to your health.

Sexual harassment case: Pachauri barred from entering office, arrest stayed till 27 March
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Sexual harassment case: Pachauri barred from entering office, arrest stayed till 27 March

A Delhi court on Thursday granted protection from arrest, till 27 March, to environmentalist RK Pachauri, in a sexual harassment case.

Lawyers, activists demand Pachauri's resignation from TERI
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Lawyers, activists demand Pachauri's resignation from TERI

Prominent lawyers and civil society activists on Wednesday demanded the resignation of RK Pachauri from TERI and questioned why he has not been suspended from the position.

The F-word paradox: Why it's easier to be a feminist when you don't have breasts
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The F-word paradox: Why it's easier to be a feminist when you don't have breasts

A woman who identifies as feminist is immediately regarded as part of an iron-clad contract-bound sisterhood which has to march in lock step on every issue.

Justice Ganguly case: Why the police hasn't filed an FIR
India

Justice Ganguly case: Why the police hasn't filed an FIR

While Tejpal was charged by the Goa Police of rape and has remained in custody more than a month after he was arrested, Justice Ganguly, who this evening stepped down as chairman of the West Bengal Human Rights Commission, faces no threat of such actions by the Delhi Police.

High price of anti-Modi FB updates: Journalist faces blasphemy charges
Politics

High price of anti-Modi FB updates: Journalist faces blasphemy charges

Fehmi is no stranger to the dangers of taking on fundamentalist forces. Her home was ransacked and her family attacked three times after she dragged powerful Muslim clerics over mismanagement of public property and funds to court

Tejpal's bail petition is not just delusional but also illegal, say experts
India

Tejpal's bail petition is not just delusional but also illegal, say experts

The Goa chief minister accused Tarun Tejpal of trying to divert the issue of sexual harassment and make it a political one.

Delhi gangrape trial: Verdict on juvenile accused likely today
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Delhi gangrape trial: Verdict on juvenile accused likely today

Five months after the Juvenile Justice Board began its inquiry into the juvenile’s role in the crime, it will deliver its verdict on whether he is guilty as charged or whether he is innocent.

Wrong on Ghaziabad: The Kiran Bedi argument for moral policing
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Wrong on Ghaziabad: The Kiran Bedi argument for moral policing

Bedi's argument that we should focus on the legal wrong committed by the girl slapped by cops is technical, disingenuous and enabling.

Rape threat to Kavita Krishnan: Does the Internet belong to the cyber bully?
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Rape threat to Kavita Krishnan: Does the Internet belong to the cyber bully?

India ranks third internationally in cyber bullying, which makes the internet a very unsafe place for women, Dalits, Muslims and other minorities.

Rape threat to Kavita Krishnan: Does the Internet belong to the cyber bully?
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Rape threat to Kavita Krishnan: Does the Internet belong to the cyber bully?

India ranks third internationally in cyber bullying, which makes the internet a very unsafe place for women, Dalits, Muslims and other minorities.

Rape threats on Rediff: Kavita Krishnan speaks out
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Rape threats on Rediff: Kavita Krishnan speaks out

Activist Kavita Krishnan was threatened with rape during a web chat organised by Rediff. So far, the website has neither uploaded the chat nor has it offered Krishnan any apology. Instead, its representatives have expressed dissatisfaction that Krishnan has spoken publicly about the trolling she faced.