Durga Malathi used her work to bring to light the heinous rape and murder of an eight-year-old child and the absurdity of the ensuing protests to protect the rapists and was met with abuse, stones being hurled at her house and death threats.
The biases held by judges and lawyers are not only unchallenged but actively reinforced by the teaching methods in law school.
In a sickening progression of events, over a hundred attorneys of the Kathua Bar Association protested against the arrests of the accused.
If the numbers of women who turned out in support of Modi in London are anything to go by, then cultural nationalism is Indian feminism’s enemy.
While pretending to be a faith healer, Aijaz Sheikh has subjected thousands of children in North Kashmir to sexual abuse.
Caste panchayats wield immense power in most parts of the country today, meting out harsh punishments to anyone whose behaviour and actions they consider to be in contradiction with community norms.
Swathi Vadlamudi is a senior journalist based in Hyderabad who has an FIR lodged against her for posting a satirical image of Ram and Sita highlighting the era of rampant sexual violence that we live in.
The student panel discussion was called 'Student Politics and Ambedkar: Voicing the Dalit Bahujan agency in University Spaces', which aimed at understanding and celebrating the voices of those from vulnerable communities.
It has been recorded that Muslim sex workers were not preferable to clients. So they have had to change their religious identity according to the desires of the clients.
On April 7, Sri Reddy staged a semi-strip in protest, in front of the Telugu Film Chambers, as part of her struggle against the Casting Couch.