Malayalam actor Dileep has been arrested for the abduction & assault of an actress. His films aren't exempt from the stench of sexism either.
Two women reported being masturbated upon while using local trains. Why do public spaces allow room for violence, but not women's agency?
In an inhumane incident at the Byculla prison in Mumbai, a woman convict named Manjula Shetye was brutally beaten and sexually assaulted by the jailors.
The Partition of Punjab has left its imprint on upcoming generations especially due to the nature of violence inflicted upon women through it.
हमारे समाज में ऐसे बहुत से घटक है जो पितृसत्ता की जड़ों को और ज्यादा मजबूत करने में मदद कर रहे है जिससे लगातार रेप कल्चर को बढ़ावा मिल रहा है|
Juhi Sharma was subject to online vitriol and abuse for putting out a crowdfunding link to fund her Master's program in film direction.
A Karnataka Government employee assaulted a fellow female colleague for coming late; yet another case of workplace harassment.
Man attacked his wife with an axe, severing her larynx and leaving her voiceless, over dowry demands in a horrific case of domestic violence.
While many dismiss instances of boys "teasing" girls as a symptom of puberty, I call them the beginning of normalized sexual harassment.
Manto's writings portray women as strong characters who have their own agency and hence fight patriarchal structures.