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Jul 20, 2018
Rahul Gandhi must walk the talk on women's empowerment within Congress before demanding legislationWhen it comes to women's empowerment, there is a lot that Rahul Gandhi can do on his own to make life better for women, but he has shown very little inclination towards it.
Feb 25, 2018
'Urge scientific community to deliberate on artificial intelligence': Full text of Narendra Modi's 41st Mann ki BaatPrime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the country in the 41st edition of his radio show Mann ki Baat.
Jan 19, 2018
An all-women drumming band in Bihar is empowering its members, and a marginalised communityThe Mahila Sargam Band comprises 10 women from the 'Chamar' community who've successfully battled caste discrimination even as they've empowered themselves | #FirstCulture
Dec 20, 2017
The real Padman: How A Muruganantham launched a sanitary napkin revolution in IndiaAkshay Kumar's Padman has brought the focus back on Arunachalam Muruganantham, the innovator/social entrepreneur/menstrual hygiene campaigner on whom the film is based
Nov 25, 2017
Bihar’s poorest women are changing their lives, with aid from Jeevika, a self-help initiativeA state-wide programme, Jeevika today involves over 8.2 million rural women in self-help groups
Sep 26, 2017
NCW asks BHU vice-chancellor Girish Chandra Tripathi to ensure women's safety on campusThe National Commission for Women (NCW) on Tuesday said the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) vice-chancellor should ensure safety and dignity of women on the campus.
Sep 07, 2017
Mithali Raj getting trolled for her dress shows India is yet to shed its regressive, medieval mindsetMithali found herself at the centre of undue attention again when on Wednesday an innocuous selfie posted in Twitter had the moral police up in arms.
Jun 06, 2017
RGV's short film Meri Beti Sunny Leone Banna Chahti Hai reflects shameless opportunismThe conversation about porn, sexuality — and Sunny Leone — has moved far beyond what this poorly conceived, poorly executed short film by Ram Gopal Varma imagines
May 28, 2017
The Handmaid's Tale: From dystopian feminist horror in 1984, to horrifyingly real in 2017Hulu’s TV adaptation of Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid’s Tale feels eerily relevant
May 27, 2017
From triple talaq to honour killing, 'tradition' is an excuse used to suppress womenFrom triple talaq to honour killings, sati, johar, infanticide — why are traditions that harm women seen as protective mechanisms?