Controversy erupted as a Saudi cleric's wife showed her face uncovered and with make-up on a talk show, while he sat by in support. A welcome change.
Tempers have flared up as RSS affiliates and certain Hindu groups in Agra apparently converted Muslims to Hinduism. Question is, was it voluntary?
This act is more than just revenge, this is senseless, remorseless brutality.
This is just the beginning! There is so much work ahead. I applaud all three of the women who spoke up last week and I hope that more people will do so.
Are they using their stardom to change the situation at the grassroots?
“The first thing he said to me was that girls from decent family don’t roam out late in the night drinking and partying with friends.”
This choice to 'pick and choose' ones family composition has resulted in a skewed child sex ratio of 918 girls.
Almost every plastic bag that you dispose lands up in the river, clogging the last remaining hope.
"I understand your anger. In fact I empathize with it. Being a woman, a victim of sexual assault and working with various other victims, I feel that rage daily."
For the patriarchal structure to be broken, the society definitely needs a lot more ‘moving forward’, from our side.
The best-selling author and public speaker engaged the audience in a scintillating discussion on changing dynamics of marriage and sexuality in India.
Essentially, the question here is, whether the concept of men believing in equality of the sexes really is so opposed to our traditional notions of men?
“When I was pregnant, they warned me against giving birth to a daughter”
As the youth of this country, we watch as the Yamuna vanishes before our very eyes. Rise, for the need to do something is urgent like never before.
By the end of the day, Uber was banned and it has been the government’s strongest measure so far to make Delhi a safer place for women.
If there is one thing that I desperately want to undo in my life, it is my husband’s suicide
A male child is a gift, an asset, while the female child is a curse, a bad omen, a liability.
The plight of people who actually want to 'make India a better place'
I still have nightmares about the incident. Everyone in my village thinks I am to blame.
"The most dangerous place for too many children around the world is their own home, where they should be safest”