As the years have passed, a depressing number of cases of femicide have accrued in my head, poking holes in my consciousness. It makes me think : what is the price of a woman’s life?
The obvious concern here is the adverse representation of lower castes and tribes in higher educational institutions, despite the formulation of reservation laws that were implemented five decades back. And with such a scarce representation of SC/ST groups in general, it is quite obvious that the percentage of women from these minority groups is even worse.
As a survivor of an acid attack herself, Laxmi is an ambassador for skin donation and urges people to pledge in to the cause.
Mekathoti Sucharita from Prathipadu is making history by being the first Dalit Woman Minister in the cabinet of YSRCP in Andhra Pradesh.
So often during sex, people can unknowingly do things that may be disrespectful of their partner or be outright sexist.
When it comes to talking about gender or religion, ‘humanism’ may seem non controversial. Yet it remains inherently problematic due to its history of violence.
Bibha Chowdhuri’s courage and conviction at a time when very few women were allowed access to public education, especially in spaces occupied mostly by men, motivated her to acquire a B.Sc. in Physics from Scottish Church College in Kolkata and an M.Sc. Degree in Physics from Calcutta University.
With cis-men dominating workplaces and getting first access to resources and opportunities, do and non-binary and women law-upholders really get a leg, arm or even an adequate foot up to compete fairly in workplaces?
The nurses are trying to address the issues we are facing because of the dearth of doctors and their unavailability in rural areas. They make primary healthcare services available as efficiently as doctors and are able to communicate more effectively in the local dialect as they belong to the same community.
Reservations for women from Other Backward Classes (OBCs) has not been incorporated within the Bill, despite receiving recommendations from the Report examining the 1996 Women's Reservation Bill.