Female prisoners in India face more obstacles within this prison system than their male counterparts who have access to certain resources.
A feminist intervention (no matter how much you may disdain because nation comes first), refuses to sabotage the movement with sexist and casteist slurs to be thrown in the face of power.
Sexual harassment, when legally translated, is the "outraging of a woman's modesty". What then, is 'modesty,' and how does it get 'outraged'?
Our lawmakers need feminist resolutions to implement these feminist laws in 2017!
A report analysing the state of child marriage in India shows an increase in number of marriages of girl children in urban areas in India.
The upper caste reservation bill shifts the focus from social injustice to one of economic inequity, thereby essentially erasing the pernicious effects of everyday casteism.
While many dismiss instances of boys "teasing" girls as a symptom of puberty, I call them the beginning of normalized sexual harassment.
While it is already difficult to prosecute and punish a rape accused, the challenge is even greater when it comes to custodial rape
In contemporary India, the prevalence of Khap Panchayats that dot villages and non-urban areas create a dangerous threat to the stability of the regular tiers of the justice system.
The Disability Bill 2014 was passed by the Lok Sabha on December 16, 2016 and awaits Presidential assent before it is formally enacted as Law.