WOMAN

Indian women protest new citizenship laws, joining a global ‘fourth wave’ feminist movement

Women are among the strongest opponents of two new laws in India that threaten the...

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Thappad is a Crucial Film and An Ode to Women who Refuse to Bow Down before Patriarchy 

Anubhav Sinha’s Thappad is a film that is extremely important in terms of its message,...

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With Rampant Rape, is India the Worst Country for Women?

Are we fast becoming a rape society: a society where women are seen as “objects” that...

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Can we Counter the Culture of Rape by Castrating or Lynching Rapists?

Yes, the story of Priyanka Reddy’s brutal rape and murder in Hyderabad cannot be...

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Unnao Rape Victim Dies, UP CM Yogi Adityanath Promises Speedy Justice

The 23 year old Unnao rape victim who had been airlifted to Delhi and admitted to the...

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Speedy Justice or Extra-Judicial Killing: the Debate over Police Encounter of Accused in Hyderabad Rape-Murder Case

In a sensational new development to the case of a young veterinary doctor’s rape and...

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Normalising Violence Against Women: How Many More Priyanka Reddys Do We Need?

Dr. B.R Ambedkar's clarion call on solidarity has a deep meaning which is related to...

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Political hashtags like #MeToo and #BlackLivesMatter make people less likely to believe the news

By Eugenia Ha Rim Rho, Ph.D. Candidate in Information and Computer Sciences, University...

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How Many More Nirbhayas Do We Need Before We Prioritise Women’s Safety?

The truth that our towns and cities in India continue to be unsafe and inhospitable to...

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Jhalkari Bai – Companion of Jhansi Ki Rani Who Died Trying to Save Her Life

Jhalkari Bai was a very courageous freedom fighter who died trying to save the life of...

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