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May 02, 2019
Delhi talks: Vote bank politics perpetuates wave of toxic politics, says former EC chief SY QuraishiCrediting the EC with ushering in a revolution of sorts in women participating as voters, Quraishi rues the fact that these voices remain suppressed.
Apr 15, 2019
Abysmal women's representation in Lok Sabha election proof of failure to eliminate gender disparity from Rajasthan politicsRajasthan must bring in more skilled and well-meaning women into public service and hand them actual power to work for change.
Mar 08, 2019
Women's Day 2019: Achievements unlocked, skills proven, but women's representation in Indian politics embarrassingly lowOn International Women's day, a look at women in politics in India and their low representation in parliaments and decision-making roles.
Nov 26, 2017
Jaya Jaitly on her memoir 'Life Among the Scorpions', and being a woman in politicsJaya Jaitly spoke with Firstpost about her memoirs, 'Life Among the Scorpions', what it's like to be a woman in Indian politics, the infamous Tehelka sting operation, and George Fernandes
May 18, 2017
Emmanuel Macron's cabinet: Half of France's ministers are womenFrance's newly inaugurated president Emmanuel Macron has unveiled his cabinet, with women filling half of the 22 positions, media reports said.
Mar 22, 2017
Kanimozhi talks about Women’s Reservation Bill and its long-time opponent Yogi AdityanathOn Monday, the women's wing of the DMK staged a protest march in Delhi, led by MP Kanimozhi demanding the immediate passage of the Women’s Reservation Bill. And on Sunday, known opposer of the same bill, Yogi Adityanath was elected as the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh.
Mar 12, 2017
Punjab Election 2017: Only six women MLAs in newly formed Assembly, down from 14 in 2012Only six of the 81 women candidates managed to secure a place in the 117-member Punjab Assembly, merely five percent of the House's strength.
Dec 08, 2016
Jayalalithaa, Mamata Banerjee and women leaders: Linguistic sexism pollutes our political vocabularyJayalalithaa was not very different in this respect – dictatorial and imperious in her style of functioning. She walled herself up behind a screen of inaccessibility.
Jul 29, 2016
From Angela Merkel to Sonia Gandhi, here are some influential women in politicsAs the Clinton prepares to take on a tough fight with Donald Trump, take a look at other leaders from around the world, who are some of the most influential women in politics.
Jun 04, 2016
Where are the women? Political power is still a male domain in IndiaGender inequality leading to deprivation of power among women continues to be a political reality in India today.