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POLITICS

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Uttar Pradesh, Women, Yogi Adityanath

It's not just Muslims, this is how Adityanath views Christians and women

Makes you wonder at the BJP's commitment to hugely publicised schemes such as 'beti bachao, beti padhao'.

POLITICS

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Women, Patriarchy, Sexism, Maneka Gandhi

Blame Maneka Gandhi's 'hormonal outburst' for her outrageous comment

The minister of women and child development has gone from trying to get marital rape recognised as rape to advocating nightly curfews on women.

POLITICS

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Women, Lipstick under my burkha, Gurmehar Kaur

Dangers of silencing Gurmehar Kaur and Alankrita Shrivastava's Lipstick Under My Burkha

Never before have Indian women experienced such diabolical attempts to retract their beliefs.

ART & CULTURE

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Women, Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen

Why Jane Austen's idea of love endures

Her love is not made easier by chastity. She taught us that love and the 'happily ever after' have nothing to do with virtue.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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Women's Rights, Women Empowerment, Women

Why women collectives can work in India

They help break rigid feudal hierarchies that have existed for generations.

VARIETY

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Women, Power, Shakti

How Shakti can help empower women in India

It refers not to the power of aggression that causes conflict, but to the power of integration that brings peace.

VARIETY

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Violence, Women, Nagaland

Why Nagaland has erupted in violence over 33 per cent reservation for women

Election to urban local bodies has revived a direct conflict between customary laws and Indian constitutional provisions.

VOICES

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POLITICS

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Assembly elections 2017, Women, Punjab Assembly polls

Punjab 2017 Assembly elections will see the Battle of the Kaurs

Wives of top politicians are undeniably playing a key role this poll season.