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Oct 31, 2017
SRFTI stalemate ends as students call off strike, authorities revoke pupils' expulsionThe nearly two-week long stalemate at the Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute (SRFTI) came to an end on Tuesday as the agitating students withdrew their strike after the management issued a formal notice revoking the expulsion of 14 girl students.
Aug 11, 2017
Gurugram society shames female tenants for inviting men, accuses them of 'supporting prostitution'Women tenants were publicly shamed by the society members of Essel Towers in Gurugram for having male guests over in their flats, citing a rule that disallowed unmarried tenants from inviting people to their flats of the opposite sex.
Jul 20, 2017
Uttar Pradesh: Video of couple brutally beaten up in Maharajganj goes viral; police arrests twoA video of a couple being thrashed by goons in Uttar Pradesh's Maharajganj district surfaced on social media after which the police arrested two accused
Jul 13, 2017
Brutal treatment of domestic help in Noida reflects how housing societies distill class, caste prejudiceUrban housing societies distill every class and caste prejudice and they are turning even more unapologetic about it. This aligns perfectly well with our current national sentiment.
Apr 18, 2017
IIT-Delhi dress code: Varsity asks girls to wear 'full' and 'decent' dresses on House DayIIT Delhi asked girls to come in 'full' and 'decent' dresses on House Day in a notice issued to students on Tuesday, says media reports.
Apr 12, 2017
Yogi Adityanath's Hindu Yuva Vahini thrashes couple in UP on suspicion of 'love jihad'Hindu Yuva Vahini — founded by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath — is at it again.
Apr 02, 2017
Anti-Romeo squad row: Prashant Bhushan calls Lord Krishna 'legendary eve teaser', BJP files complaintLawyer Prashant Bhushan stirred up a firestorm on social media after weighing in on the Uttar Pradesh government's anti-Romeo squads, which are supposed to curb the harassment of women.
Mar 24, 2017
Yogi Adityanath Raj: What Uttar Pradesh needs is a chief minister, not a darogaMuch of this emanates from enigmatic political personae of Yogi Adityanath, who does not easily conform to established tenets of a modern state.
Mar 19, 2017
Moral policing for political points: Fringe groups are harassing couples to enter the mainstreamThe thing is for small ‘parties’ or small politicians in big parties, there can be no easier agenda than fixing ‘immoral’ couples or policing women.
Mar 10, 2017
Moral policing in Kerala: Activists take over Kochi's Marine Drive, raising questions about state's conservatismMembers of a Facebook group, who stormed the Marine Drive in Kerala’s commercial capital of Kochi with a strong message against the moral police nearly two-and-a-half years ago, returned to the same venue on Thursday