Saturday, July 4, 2020

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Agents of Change

Bhabani Munda In a backward, tribal region where girls are mostly supposed to stay within confines of home, 11 girlsare defying norms. They have raised hope among girls of the region that they can dream of doing something other than...

Once a Victim Now a Rescuer

Can you guess what would have happened to a girl child who at the age of seven was stolen from her family, sold, purchased, and sold again as if she were a piece of clothing? Like many unfortunates, she...

Breaking into Male Bastions

There was a time when women were dedicated to 3Ks; Kitchen, Kids and Knitting. Then came an era when 3Ps entered a woman’s life i.e. powder, papad and pickles but now the phase is when 4Es can easily be...

No Toilet No Bride

Indian Women Raise the War Cry Sunita Devi, 50, a resident of Kharar village in Muzaffarpur district of Bihar, had been forced to defecate in the open till not so  long ago, as there was no toilet in her home....

Protecting Women, Legally

Recently visited U.S. President Barack Obama asserted the issue of women’s rights in India by saying that if countries wants to develop effectively, they must educate and empower their daughters as much as their sons. Mr. Obama said –...

Familial Woes

Anti Girl Attitude in Indian Family Nothing Less Than Violence India is one of the few countries in the world where women and men have nearly the same life expectancy at birth. The fact that the typical female advantage in...

Welcome to Female Famished India

The low and declining sex ratio in the country is a matter of grave policy concern because it deprives the country of the potential economic and social contribution of these “missing women” Of late there has been a change in...

Women Reservation in Parliament a Non-Starter

There is no doubt that women have played an important role in nation building but in this male dominated society their contribution are still overlooked and this patriarchal society till today seems not to be in favour of giving...

Betraying Shadows

Beyond headlines of exploitation and torture, there is a quiet development taking place in India as women are showing up at places where few expect them to, and are taking up leadership positions. They are breaking the barriers and...

Social Sanction for Unfair Fate of Fair Sex

‘A female child grows up with a constant sense of being weak and in need of protection. This helplessness has led to her exploitation at almost every stage of life.’ Walking through the tatters of a temporary settlement of some...
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