The Government Rules to implement the Rights Of Persons With Disabilities Act ignored recommendations from disabled persons' organizations.
The Supreme Court offered a reading down of 498A, the preventive legal provision meant for women, for an pre-empted violation of men’s rights.
अक्टूबर 2012 का, जब भारत सहित कई देशों में लोगों ने 31 साल की सविता हलाप्पनावर की मृत्यु के विरोध में प्रदर्शन करना शुरू किया|
Feminist criminology rejects the notion of women being too passive to be criminals as it normalises male violence and robs women of their agency.
The Supreme Court's verdict on the adultery law gives way to hope for more progressive changes in the judicial system that stop patronising women.
It becomes clear from the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 that a 'citizen' in the eyes of the State is a Hindu, upper caste, heterosexual, and cis-gendered man.
For the residents of Alabama, USA, it is a no-win situation, since they are getting neither contraception nor development.
Sexual harassment, when legally translated, is the "outraging of a woman's modesty". What then, is 'modesty,' and how does it get 'outraged'?
SLAPP suits have taken the form of defamation suits against individuals or groups that voice their opinion against a powerful entity.
Tharoor's Bill makes certain recommendations with a specific focus on issues of marital rape, reproductive agency and menstrual rights.